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Cloudflare just bought a startup so it could offer a VPN "that doesn"t suck"

Cloudflare, a content delivery network known for protecting and then withdrawing its protection from a Nazi blog called The Daily Stormer, has acquired startup Neumob. Cloudflare was primarily interested in Neumob.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Cloudflare just bought a startup so it could offer a VPN ‘that doesn"t suck’

Cloudflare, a content delivery network known for protecting and then withdrawing its protection from a Nazi blog called The Daily Stormer, has acquired startup Neumob. Cloudflare was primarily interested in Neumob.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Why a 300-person San Francisco startup doesn"t offer anyone a job until they"ve undergone a "trial week"

WeeblySome people are just naturally good at selling themselves. But, as any disappointed hiring manager can tell you, candidates who rock jo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 23rd, 2017

Airbnb just bought Accomable, a startup that helps travelers with disabilities find places to stay

Mike Windle/Getty Images Airbnb just bought Accomable, a London-based startup that helps travelers with disabilities .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 51 min. ago

WeWork Takes a Dip in the Wave-Pool Business

WeWork has bought a large stake in a Spanish company that makes wave pools, the latest move by the highly valued startup to branch out beyond its office-leasing business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 15th, 2017

Apple bought a startup that could make the iPhone X"s amazing camera even better (AAPL)

Apple bought a startup that could make the iPhone X"s amazing camera even better (AAPL).....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2017

Silicon Valley PE giant ready to write its biggest check ever in Broadcom"s $130B Qualcomm offer

The deal would surpass the $1 billion that the Meno Park firm put up last year when Dell bought EMC and two other similar sized checks it wrote in the past......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017

The best high school in America helped create the fast-growing AP program — but now, it refuses to teach the classes

Emma Fierberg/Business Insider Phillips Academy doesn't offer the AP program. Andover was a founding AP school in the 1950s. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2017

7 Important Things to Remember Before Choosing a Co-Founder for Your Startup

They say choosing an co-founder is like a marriage -- here's how to make sure yours doesn't end in divorce......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 30th, 2017

SoFi Priced Itself At Double Its Valuation During Recent M&A Talks

Fintech startup SoFi reportedly mulled a potential sale earlier this year, but the talks evaporated over a hefty asking price. After receiving a non-binding offer of $6 billion from a foreign bank, the online lender pegged its target acqu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 26th, 2017

Delphi just acquired a startup born out of MIT for $400 million

Thomson Reuters Delphi said Tuesday it bought startup nuTonomy for $400 million. The multi-million d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 24th, 2017

Understanding the tax consequences of stock options for employers and employees

In today’s startup culture, it’s common for companies to offer employees the opportunity to own stock in the business. While most folks know the basic benefits of receiving stock, many employees are taken off guard by the tax implications that follo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2017

A Swedish Lock Giant Just Bought August Home for Its Smart Locks

Assa Abloy now owns the San Francisco startup. August Home has found someone who wants a lot of its pricey Internet-connected locks, but it's not your typical homeowner. Swe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 19th, 2017

Cisco Just Bought This Machine Learning Startup

To help IT staff bette.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 19th, 2017

Cisco"s bought a machine learning startup to bolster AppDynamics, the company it bought for $3.7 billion on the eve of its IPO

Cisco is acquiring machine learning startup Perspica. Perspica will be combined with AppDynamics, an application performance monitoring company that Cisco acquired in January for $3.7 billion. The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017

JPMorgan Chase to buy Redwood City payments startup WePay

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to buy fintech startup WePay Inc. so that it can offer its technology to its 4 million small-business customers. Redwood City-based WePay helps online marketplaces and crowdfunding websites process payments. It was.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Apple approached One Medical with acquisition offer, CNBC says

Apple is such a fan of its on-campus clinic that it tried to buy the startup that runs it, CNBC reports, citing three anonymous sources with knowledge of the talks. The negotiations with Southern California-based Crossover Health ultimately didn’t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Founder of $110 million startup CrowdFlower: I"m forever grateful to Travis Kalanick

Lukas BiewaldIf you've bought something on e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 15th, 2017

GM bought a little-known startup and suddenly became a dominant force in self-driving cars (GM)

GM General Mot.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2017

General Motors Just Bought This Startup to Fuel Its Self-Driving Car Plans

GM wants its sensors. General Motors just bulked up on self-driving car technology. The auto giant said Monday t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2017

Uber’s ‘Pause’ in Norway Means UberPop Is Off the Road Across Scandinavia

Uber doesn't want its drivers getting into trouble. Uber will from the end of this month stop offer.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2017