Arizona startups see huge surge in funding in Q2, VC reports show

The deals were compiled from second-quarter veneture capital funding data by VentureSource, Pitchbook, and MoneyTree......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Harvard"s alumni get the most startup funding, but Stanford"s the most deals

It seems like it's always a two-horse race between two of the nation's top universities for bragging rights about producing the most successful startup founders. In the latest reports from Crunchbase, startups founded by Harvard University alumni.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2018

Arizona lawmakers, Gov. Ducey reach education funding deal

Arizona lawmakers and the governor have reached a deal to fund teacher raises and provide additional money for support staff. reports Gov. Doug Ducey announced his office and lawmakers had come to terms on giving a 20 percent pay raises to teac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2018

Google CEO: "We do not bias our products to favor any political agenda"

Google CEO Sundar Pichai responded to reports that some staff had discussed tweaking search results to show a pro-immigration bias......»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 23rd, 2018

Facebook to Release a Speaker and Video Chat Device, Report Says

The device may include a shutter over the camera to ease privacy concerns. Facebook is expected to release its video chat device, Portal, later this week, Cheddar reports. Much like Amazon Echo Show, the home .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2018

ETF Investing: Cannabis-related ETF draws steady inflows as sector sees huge swings

One of the few exchange-traded funds to track the cannabis industry has seen steady inflows over the past month, a beneficiary of the surge of interest that has surrounded the space as companies see huge gains, and also heavy downside volatility......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchSep 21st, 2018

Stifel Has Red-Hot Biotech Stocks to Buy With Huge Upside Potential

A series of new Stifel research reports focus on three biotech companies that have upcoming clinical data that could prove to be huge......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 21st, 2018

Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk

Arizona officials have moved to revoke the licenses for a nonprofit that houses immigrant children after it missed a deadline to show that all its employees passed background checks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 20th, 2018

Rex Nutting: Everybody predicted the surge in GDP that Trump says nobody predicted

Desperate to show the benefits of the federal tax cut before the midterm elections, Republicans are running a con game on the voters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

Micron stock options show traders are bracing for a big rally—or a selloff

Traders of Micron Technology stock options are ready for a bigger-than-usual move in the stock, in either direction, after the memory chip company reports earnings after Thursday’s closing bell......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

New York startups continue to rake in VC funding

New York City-based startups have closed about 850 venture capital funding deals this year totaling $9.1 billion, according to the city Economic Development Corp. That puts New York firms on pace to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 19th, 2018

Hurricane Florence estimated to have caused $22 billion in damage

Tens of thousands of people in North Carolina are starting to tally the damage from Hurricane Florence. Early estimates show the storm caused as much as $22 billion in destruction. Manuel Bojorquez reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Apple: Gartner And IDC Reports Show New Trends

Apple: Gartner And IDC Reports Show New Trends.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 18th, 2018

Advanced wheelchair startup Whill raises $45M, moves HQ to Japan

Whill Inc. has raised a $45 million Series C funding round after quietly moving its headquarters this summer from San Carlos to Yokohama, Japan, where it began eight years ago. The 500 Startups alumnus, which was featured in The Pitch five years a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Exclusive: Techstars and Western Union team up for new innovation accelerator

The program will provide seed funding and mentorship for payment solutions startups over the next three years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

Parts of closed drive-in theater will get shot at a rerun

The I-70 Drive-In Theatre closed in Kansas City, but part of its show has been taken on the road. Jeff Karls bought portions of the drive-in for a new drive-in he plans to open near Omaha, KMBC reports. Karls said he purchased equipment ranging from .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

The Funded: SurveyMonkey sets IPO terms as Bay Area startups rake in almost $400M in fresh funding

Bay Area startups raised $370 million in new funding in the second half of the week as one more life sciences company went public and SurveyMonkey set the pricing terms for its IPO. Here's a closer look. SurveyMonkey IPO terms SurveyMonkey has set .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

More and more immigrant families are trying to cross the US-Mexico border, even after Trump"s family separation crisis

Associated Press/David J. Phillip The number of immigrant families arrested at the US-Mexico border is skyrocketing, new Customs and Border Protection data show. The surge comes just months after President Donald Trump reversed his p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2018

Alain Pinel scoops up high-end S.F. residential brokerage to compete against Compass

The Bay Area’s residential brokerage market has seen huge consolidation over the past few years. Flush with funding, brokerages like New York-based Compass have spent lavishly, buying up smaller competitors and investing in new technology. The b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

Hurricane Florence: 755,000-Plus Homes Could Be Impacted by Storm Surge, Projections Show

Hurricane Florence is imminently making landfall, with.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaSep 12th, 2018

RapidRatings scores backing from FTV Capital

New York-area startups and venture capitalists are making funding deals with the hopes of creating the next profitable company. Here's one deal announced late Tuesday: Who gets: RapidRatings, a New York City-based provider of financial health analy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018