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Piracy, Google and Facebook Crowdfunding: Ari Emanuel Lets Loose At D10 (Video)

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Separated by only hundreds of miles, Northern and Southern California still remain worlds apart. Viewers want a la carte content, and Silicon Valley has created easier ways to give it to them. But Hollywood still wants its money. Enter Ari Emanuel, one of the biggest names in the entertainment industry...
Piracy, Google and Facebook Crowdfunding: Ari Emanuel Lets Loose At D10 (Video)

Thinking IPO? Old underwriter rules no longer apply

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(Editor’s note: Tom Klein is a shareholder at the Silicon Valley office of Greenberg Traurig LLP. He submitted this story to VentureBeat.) The conventional wisdom in Silicon Valley since the dot-com bust has been that if a startup is not strong enough to be taken public by Goldman Sachs or...
Thinking IPO? Old underwriter rules no longer apply

It's official: Nintendo to open Silicon Valley office to fuel Wii and DS growth

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As the company seeks to capitalize on the early success of its Wii console and fend off counter-attacks from Sony's (SNE) PlayStation 3 and Microsoft's (MSFT) Xbox 360, Nintendo will open a 55-person Silicon Valley office in late September. According to my former colleague Mike Antonucci at the San Jose...
It's official: Nintendo to open Silicon Valley office to fuel Wii and DS growth

Surviving The Scramble For San Francisco Office Space

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Editor’s note: Jon Sterling has been in the real estate business since 2002. Follow him on Twitter @mistersterling. The residential real estate bubble isn’t the only real estate challenge facing startups in Silicon Valley. Office space within the city limits is becoming more scarce by the day as tech companies...
Surviving The Scramble For San Francisco Office Space

ATP Capital Launching New $150 Million Mobile Fund, Changing Name

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The company behind the BlackBerry Partners Fund is re-branding itself, launching a new fund and expanding its presence in Silicon Valley. ATP Capital is announcing on Wednesday that it will henceforth be known as Relay Ventures. The firm is also detailing a new $150 million mobile fund, a successor to...
ATP Capital Launching New $150 Million Mobile Fund, Changing Name
Silicon Valley's under-the-radar VC firm sees record-breaking year (exclusive)

Marissa Mayer Gives Yahoo Employees What They've Always Wanted: Free Lunch (YHOO, GOOG)

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Marissa Mayer sure knows the way to win over Yahoo employees: give them free lunch. As one of her first big changes since taking over as CEO at Yahoo, Mayer announced recently that the cafeteria in the company's Silicon Valley office will now be free for employees, according to Kara...
Marissa Mayer Gives Yahoo Employees What They've Always Wanted: Free Lunch (YHOO, GOOG)

Highland Capital names the 9 student companies participating in its 2013 Summer@Highland program

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Highland Capital Partners has announced the names of the 9 student companies participating in its sixth annual Summer@Highland program. Designed to help educate student entrepreneurs and founders and give them the resources to grow their startups, the program may have seen its most competitive application process to date. Highland Capital...
Highland Capital names the 9 student companies participating in its 2013 Summer@Highland program

Ford to Open Palo Alto Research Lab this Summer

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Car manufacturers are slowly but surely morphing into technology companies and it's not just upstart manufacturers like Tesla who are trying to piggyback on Silicon Valley's deep pool of engineering and academic talent. General Motors, for example, already has offices in Palo Alto and today, Ford announced that it has also...
Ford to Open Palo Alto Research Lab this Summer
Ignition raises $150M fund, opens Silicon Valley office, to back enterprise IT
Here's how large corporations can act like startups

Heather McGregor: 'Working from home is the future'

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Trust is essential to any business, and it's a lot easier to earn it face to face, in the office. Nevertheless, lots of people want to work from home, and flexibility is importantTechnology has made the world a smaller place. We are all better connected - schoolgirls in Pakistan can...
Heather McGregor: 'Working from home is the future'

The Story Of Adku, And Why Andrew Mason Isn't The Problem at Groupon

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In February of this year, Groupon acquired Adku, an e-commerce data targeting startup staffed with a whip-smart technical team. It was one of a series of acqui-hire deals Groupon executed as part of its strategy to staff up its Silicon Valley office with the most data-savvy engineers money can buy....
The Story Of Adku, And Why Andrew Mason Isn't The Problem at Groupon

Former Google lawyer to lead Silicon Valley patent office - report

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In what could be a big shake-up for America’s much maligned patent system, the United States Patent and Trademark Office has reportedly named lawyer Michelle K. Lee as the first head of its new Silicon Valley patent office. The appointment is significant because Lee used to hold the title “Head...
Former Google lawyer to lead Silicon Valley patent office - report

The Truth About Those AOL Layoffs You're Hearing About (AOL)

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PandoDaily is reporting that AOL is going to lay off hundreds of employees in the next week. Here's what's actually going on, according to a source brief on AOL's plans. AOL will be letting some people go soon, but not at numbers nearly so high. The cuts will come...
The Truth About Those AOL Layoffs You're Hearing About (AOL)

Dominant in China, UCWeb Brings Its Mobile Browser to Silicon Valley

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With 50 percent of the mobile browser market in its home market of China, UCWeb is now looking across the Pacific. UC’s next target is the U.S., where the company released localized Android and iOS versions this past week and plans to open up a Silicon Valley office later this...
Dominant in China, UCWeb Brings Its Mobile Browser to Silicon Valley

Turner launches an accelerator for media-focused startups

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Like most big media companies, Turner Broadcasting might not exactly be known for its technology innovation. But it’s looking to change that, with the launch of a new accelerator program called Media Camp, which hopes to seek out and help early-stage startups that are focused on solving problems for media...
Turner launches an accelerator for media-focused startups

Facebook Graffiti Artist May Be Worth $200 M, Is Pals With Porn Star Sasha Grey [VIDEO]

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via davechoe.blogspot.com Charlie Ayers, better known as the "Google Chef," is a popular reference point in IPO chatter because his stock options earned him a life-changing $26 million. Well, the New York Times has just uncovered the Facebook equivalent: graffiti artist David Choe. Yes, the same David Choe who covered...
Facebook Graffiti Artist May Be Worth $200 M, Is Pals With Porn Star Sasha Grey [VIDEO]

Social Networking: The Employment Law Revolution That Wasn't

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There's been a lot of anxiety provoked (and money made) predicting a "parade of terribles" in the workplace as a result of social networking sites and employee blogs. While there is no doubt that these sites provide additional opportunities for employees to be distracted from getting their work done, I...
Social Networking: The Employment Law Revolution That Wasn't
Former Google attorney is the head of the US Patent Office's Silicon Valley branch
Former Facebook cloud guru joins Northbridge

Judge Tosses DMCA Defenses, Creating Unexpected Copyright Liability for Web Services In New York

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Editor’s note: Sid Venkatesan is an IP partner specializing in high stakes IP disputes and IP counseling for technology companies in the Silicon Valley office of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. James Freedman is an associate in Orrick’s IP group and a recent Stanford Law School graduate.  A New York appellate court...
Judge Tosses DMCA Defenses, Creating Unexpected Copyright Liability for Web Services In New York

Greylock Deepens Enterprise Experience, Adds Former BladeLogic CEO And BMC President As Venture Partner

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Greylock Partners has been long focused on two distinct areas when it comes to venture investments—consumer and enterprise. The last consumer partner hire the firm made was former CEO of Mozilla, John Lilly. And today, the firm is deepening its experience in its enterprise practice with the addition of Dev...
Greylock Deepens Enterprise Experience, Adds Former BladeLogic CEO And BMC President As Venture Partner

Recent YouTube, Veoh Copyright Infringement Rulings Help To Unpack Safe Harbor Guidelines

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Editor’s note: Sid Venkatesan is an IP partner specializing in high stakes IP disputes and IP counseling for technology companies in the Silicon Valley office of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. James Freedman is an associate in Orrick’s IP group and a recent Stanford Law School graduate.  Online content providers and aggregators...
Recent YouTube, Veoh Copyright Infringement Rulings Help To Unpack Safe Harbor Guidelines
Big Tech: New Patent Office Fighting Tech Giants For Talent

Fast Talk: When Is A Startup Like An Attack Submarine?

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Meet Roy Gilbert, a former Googler and the founder of "social learning" company Grockit, who finds similarities between his experience aboard a nuclear attack sub and the world of Silicon Valley.Roy Gilbert is the CEO of Grockit, a 3-year-old social learning company that aims to make test prep more fun,...
Fast Talk: When Is A Startup Like An Attack Submarine?

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen will soon open a Silicon Valley office for his Vulcan venture fund

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Paul Allen, the Microsoft co-founder turned billionaire investor and philanthropist, is close to opening a Silicon Valley office for his Vulcan Capital investment group, Reuters reports. Vulcan is gearing up to open the new office in Palo Alto within a matter of weeks. The company’s Chief Investment Officer told Reuters...
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen will soon open a Silicon Valley office for his Vulcan venture fund

For BTI, a little Silicon Valley office means a lot

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A company that's grown outside the Valley announces a new funding round and a new office in Palo Alto, Calif. It's hard to say which is more important. [Read more]...
For BTI, a little Silicon Valley office means a lot
Dell Steels Software Biz With SonicWall
Sorenson Media CEO Peter Csathy Tapped To Lead Manatt's Digital Media Group
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