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Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Its Board of Directors (Finally)

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In a post on its newsroom blog, Facebook just announced that it has named long-time COO Sheryl Sandberg to its board of directors. Sandberg will be the eighth member of the board and its first female member to date. But what took so long? Facebook has been criticized for a...
Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Its Board of Directors (Finally)
Andreessen predicts the death of traditional retail. Yes: Absolute death
The ‘bergs unite: Zuckerberg appoints COO Sheryl Sandberg to Facebook’s board

Zachary Bogue And Matt Ocko Launch Data Collective, An Early Stage Fund For Big Data Startups

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Founders Den co-founder and angel investor Zachary Bogue has joined forces with seasoned big data VC Matt Ocko, Metamarkets founder Michael Driscoll and Prismatic CEO Bradford Cross to launch Data Collective, the world’s first Big Data-only early stage investment fund. The two Data Collective co-founders, who are currently raising fund number...
Zachary Bogue And Matt Ocko Launch Data Collective, An Early Stage Fund For Big Data Startups
PandoMonthly's Audience Q&A with Mark Pincus
There's Just No Good Reason For Facebook Stock To Explode Higher From Here

Actually, Mark Zuckerberg Should Say NOTHING About The Facebook Flop--And Stay On His Honeymoon (FB)

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In the past few days, as Facebook's stock has continued to collapse, a growing chorus of people have been suggesting that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg needs to say something. Specifically, the grumblers say, he needs to momentarily interrupt his honeymoon and make a statement. Yesterday, I was one of those...
Actually, Mark Zuckerberg Should Say NOTHING About The Facebook Flop--And Stay On His Honeymoon (FB)

How Facebook Could Generate $7 Billion In Extra Revenue (FB)

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At my company, CoRise, we do a lot of postulating, like "What if...?" I read a piece by Henry Blodget on the possibilities of search revenue for Facebook.  It's thought-provoking and I recommend reading it here. This piece really underscores the "optionality" that has made me positive on Facebook before. ...
How Facebook Could Generate $7 Billion In Extra Revenue (FB)

Socialcam Founder: There Will Be No Instagram of Video

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After the dust settled on this morning’s shocking announcement of Autodesk’s Socialcam acquisition, I was able to catch up with senior members of each team to get their thoughts. While I stand by my earlier assessment of the deflated state of the overall social video market and the impact...
Socialcam Founder: There Will Be No Instagram of Video

Translation of German appeals court's press release on decision protecting Apple against Motorola injunction

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Earlier today I reported on the Karlsruhe Higher Regional Court's extremely important decision to suspend, for the duration of a pending appeal, the enforcement of Motorola's standard-essential patent injunction. As a follow-up, I am now providing my own (therefore, unofficial) translation of the court's press release. I believe this will...
Translation of German appeals court's press release on decision protecting Apple against Motorola injunction

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s Long-Time COO, Becomes First Woman On Its Board Of Directors

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Sheryl Sandberg, the company’s four-year chief operating officer, has a new role — board member. She will have her own vote in all company matters, Facebook confirms, so she won’t be voting to represent chief executive Mark Zuckerberg or other voting stock shareholders. Sandberg has visibly earned the position during...
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s Long-Time COO, Becomes First Woman On Its Board Of Directors
Facebook adds Sheryl Sandberg to Board of Directors

Microsoft asks appeals court to ban Motorola's Android-based devices over four more patents

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In May, Microsoft won a U.S. import ban against Motorola's Android-based devices over a meeting scheduler patent. In the meantime, Microsoft has won three German injunctions against Motorola over patents relating to text messaging, file systems and input methods.In June, both Microsoft and the wholly-owned Google subsidiary appealed the ITC...
Microsoft asks appeals court to ban Motorola's Android-based devices over four more patents

Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Board of Directors

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After four years as the chief operating officer at Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg on Monday was appointed to Facebook’s board of directors. “Sheryl has been my partner in running Facebook and has been central to our growth and success over the years,” said CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a statement. “Her understanding...
Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Board of Directors

Retail Stores Will Completely Die, Says Tech Investor Marc Andreessen

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Marc Andreessen, the creator of Netscape and a partner of Andreessen Horowitz, isn't afraid to speak his mind. Andreessen, who is invested in Pinterest, Foursquare and Business Insider, recently discussed the future of commerce with PandoDaily's Sarah Lacy. He told her traditional retail stores will die off, and e-commerce stores...
Retail Stores Will Completely Die, Says Tech Investor Marc Andreessen

Force10 IPO — Better Late Than Never?

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Force10, the networking gear maker founded in 1999, filed for an initial public offering today, as part of a rush of companies seeking to hit the public markets while the window seems open. IPO filings are up more than 900 percent in 2010 according to Renaissance Capital, which tracks the...
Force10 IPO — Better Late Than Never?

Calxeda finds a new market in storage

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Calxeda, the Austin, Texas-based startup that is building out highly dense, low power ARM-based servers has a new market in the storage world. During a visit last week to the company’s headquarters, company executives shared that in addition to web hosting and big data applications it sees a near-term opportunity...
Calxeda finds a new market in storage
Yelp Narrows Net Loss By Nearly Half As Third-Quarter Revenues Climb 63% To $36.4M

Stern Agee: Facebook Still a "Buy," Though Target Not as High

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While Facebook takes its public flogging from Wall street on monetization concerns, at least a few institutions are still bullish on the social giant’s prospects. “While the near-term outlook on FB remains cloudy given the ongoing transition to mobile, we continue to believe the long-term opportunity is large,” Stern Agee...
Stern Agee: Facebook Still a "Buy," Though Target Not as High
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