News and Events
  • Headlines
  • Events
  • Interviews
  • Jobs
  • Members Only
  • Dealflow
  • Companies
  • Investors
  • People
  • Exits
  • PowerSearch
  • Statistics
  • About
  • Membership
  • About
  • Contact Us
  • Search News
    Subscribe with Bloglines Subscribe in NewsGator Online Add to My Yahoo Add to SimplyHeadlines Daily Email

    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Guardant Health Gets $360M
    Redwood City-based Guardant Health, a cancer diagnostics and testing provider, said this week that it has raised $360M in funding. The funding was led by SoftBank, and also included Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Orbimed, 8VC, T. Rowe Price, and Temasek. Guardant Health's CEO is Helmy Eltoukhy.

    posted on Friday, May 12, 2017 (More)(Full story)

    Bunker Banks $6M For Small Business Insurance Efforts
    San Francisco-based Bunker, a startup providing small business insurance, said on Thursday that it has raised $6M in a Series A funding round. The company has now raised $8M in total. The funding was led by Omidyar Network, and also included Comcast Ventures and Route 66 Ventures. Omidyar's Rob Veres joins the company's board with the funding. Chad Nitschke is CEO of Bunker.

    posted on Friday, May 12, 2017(Full story)

    Sun Basket Gets Investment From Unilever
    San Francisco-based Sun Bakset, a startup which offers up healthy meals delivered as a kit, has raised funding from Unilever, as part of a $9.2M funding round. The Series C-2 funding also included Baseline Ventures and Founders Circle Capital.

    posted on Friday, May 12, 2017 (More)(Full story)

    Apple Awards $200M To Corning For Manufacturing Plant
    Apple said Friday morning that it will provide $200M to Corning Incorporated, to boost American manufacturing, through its new Advanced Manufacturing Fund. According to Corning, its Harrodsburg, Kentucky facility will be the focus on Apple's investment. Corning and Apple said they have been working together for the last 10 years. Corning supplies the "Gorilla Glass" used in the iPhone and iPad. The announcement by Apple appears to be part of a con (More info...)

    posted on Friday, May 12, 2017(Full story)

    Weebly Ramps Up Perks: 6 Weeks Off, International Ticket To Employees
    San Francisco-based web hosting and e-commerce service Weebly is ramping up its competition for employees, saying on Thursday that it has launched a new, six-week sabbatical program which will provide employees who have been with the company for 5 years or more with international round-trip airfare to anywhere in the world. Weebly said its new program will "help reduce employee burnout" and give its employees a "unique opportunity for growth and explori (More info...)

    posted on Friday, May 12, 2017(Full story)

    Introducing KeyCloud Backup and Recovery as a Service (BRaaS)
    Letís face it - backups are generally a thankless job and the consequences for getting it wrong can be grave. From evaluating current environments, to proactively monitoring and managing systems, KeyCloud is involved in every step of the process.

    KeyCloud BRaaS is a fully managed backup and recovery solution for your mission critical data. It includes the software, offsite storage and support - all in an enterprise-grade cloud environment that provides massive scalability, and guaranteed restorability. With KeyCloud, rest assured knowing your most important data is always protected and available, without the hassle of managing it yourself.

    To receive a risk free 2 month trial of KeyCloud BRaaS, visit

    Binary Pulse Technology Marketing
    We produce and manage content-centric campaigns that enable our clients to connect with their prospects.

    For nearly twenty years, California's industry-leading tech firms have turned to Binary Pulse for their demand-generating strategies and programs.

    Our services include:
    -- Demand Generation Planning and Execution
    -- Content Strategies & Editorial Calendar Management
    -- Marketing Automation Systems and Administration
    -- Channel Program Development
    -- Web Site Design & Development
    -- Corporate and Product Branding
    -- Video Production and Marketing
    -- Whitepaper Authoring and Syndication
    -- Social Media Marketing

    Please visit us at to learn more or give us a call at 949-336-7400.

    Silicon Valley Map Ė Put Your Company On The Map!
    The Silicon Valley Map & Calendar, the iconic industry symbol of High Tech Innovation in Silicon Valley since 1989. The yearly publication is promoted through Print Distribution, Industry Trade Events, Digital Displays, Press Releases, Interactive Web and through Industry Trade Organizations.

    Put Your Company On The Map! Spotlight your company and Create brand
    awareness to thousands of technology decision makers locally, nationally and globally. Take part in this effective yearly map campaign to support your region, brand and location(s) while promoting your company as an industry leader. The custom imprinted Poster Calendars make an effective year-end gift for stakeholders and a terrific promotional hand-out all year long. Contact us direct for more information at and view the large interactive map on our website at

    Enter your email to receive this news via our free email newsletter.

    Submit Your News