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In Silicon Valley, Chinese "accelerators" aim to bring startups home

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Homecare platform startup Ucarer launches in Silicon Valley

Taiwan-headquartered Ucarer, which helps connect Chinese seniors who need in-home care with homecare professionals, is seeking series B funding as it begins to expand business to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 5th, 2018

Trump’s China threat could hit car tech startups

From Ford to Tesla and dozens of Silicon Valley startups in between, the Trump administration's threat to block Chinese investment in U.S. companies could spell trouble......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

China created 46 startups worth at least $1 billion in the five years since 2012 — 80% of all of Asia"s unicorns

Silicon Valley is still the global leader in startup creation, but Chinese cities Beijing and Shanghai are leading the pack over in Asia, hot on the heels of their Western counterparts.  Most of the "heavyweight hubs" — me.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

These angel investors want to bring women into startups early

The #Angels collective wants to help women get a bigger piece of Silicon Valley's startup action......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 11th, 2018

China"s Huawei Seeks to Chip Away at Silicon Valley"s AI Supremacy

Huawei unveiled two new computing chips aimed at powering artificial-intelligence applications, marking the Chinese telecommunications giant’s first major push into high-end technology dominated by U.S. chip giants......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 10th, 2018

Chinese spies slipped secret chips into servers at Amazon, Apple and others, report says

Federal investigators believe a Silicon Valley tech company sold the compromised servers to a total of 30 U.S. companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2018

Home of the Day: Coastside Beauty Minutes from San Francisco and Silicon Valley

By Marni Cunha & Sallyann Clarke, Luxury Property Specialists Home of the Day is presented by the San Francisco Business Times with Pacific Union Real Estate. This is your invitation to view some of San Francisco's most-luxurious properties. Come ins.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2018

Pay Gap? For Women at Startups, the Equity Gap is Worse

Female employees at startups typically get less than half the amount of equity of their male peers, according to a new study, highlighting one factor that has limited women’s involvement in the Silicon Valley wealth-generating machine......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

Women Trail Men in Size of Equity Stakes in Startups

Female employees at startups typically get less than half the amount of equity of their male peers, according to a new study, highlighting one factor that has limited women’s involvement in the Silicon Valley wealth-generating machine......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

Another Chinese automaker opens U.S. HQ in Silicon Valley

The company joins Nio — which is set to do a U.S. IPO next Wednesday — Byton and SF Motors in opening Valley headquarters......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Meet the New Venture Firm That Won’t Invest in Silicon Valley

Hypothesis Ventures is making a bet on startups in America’s ‘Opportunity Zones’ .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 5th, 2018

Groceries delivered by car; no driver necessary

A Silicon Valley startup is using autonomous cars to deliver groceries to residents in San Jose, Calif. AutoX is just the latest company seeking to bring driverless delivery to consumers. (Sept. 4)       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 4th, 2018

Silicon Valley is under pressure again, this time over online pedophilia

Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images Home Secretary Sajid Javid has warned about the sheer volume of pedophilic content available online. He is expected to announce new measures to combat the problem later on Monday. The UK's National Crime Agency revealed tha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 3rd, 2018

How Chinese Technology Grew to Rival Silicon Valley

Despite starting years behind the U.S. in developing a technology industry, China now boasts some of the world’s biggest companies in the field. There’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. with its mammoth e-commerce operations, Tencent Holdings Ltd. and .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 28th, 2018

Y Combinator wants to find the next Facebook -- in China

A top Silicon Valley fund that helped launch major startups like Airbnb and Dropbox is setting its sights on China......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 15th, 2018

How new technology and new companies are upgrading Silicon Valley"s supply chain

As hardware makes a comeback, a new wave of robotics and logistics technology is reshaping the manufacturing businesses quietly fueling the region's tech giants and high-growth startups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2018

DNA-testing companies like 23andMe sell your genetic data to drugmakers and other Silicon Valley startups

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider DNA-testing company 23andMe made headlines last week when it announced that it would share consumers' anonymized genetic data with pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline as part of a $.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2018

US-China trade war threatens Silicon Valley

The Trump administration has proposed tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, including products that underpin the tech sector. CNN's Samuel Burke reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 31st, 2018

Microsoft"s Peggy Johnson has a new plan to get a 60% return on investment for her corporate VC fund (MSFT)

Microsoft Microsoft's independent seed venture fund M12, Silicon Valley Bank, and EQT Ventures have launched a contest to fund enterprise startups with at least one female founder. M12 is the brainc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Marc Andreessen: How Silicon Valley Works And Investing In Startups

A interv.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 17th, 2018