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SimpliSafe gets $57 million in funding from Sequoia Capital

DIY home security startup SimpliSafe has plans to add staff and expand its product line.

By May 21, 2014

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Auction.com raises $50M from Google Capital

Google's growth-equity firm invests $50 million in the online real estate marketplace on a valuation of $1.2 billion.

By March 5, 2014

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How to get more retweets: USE CAPITAL LETTERS

An analysis of 1.7 million tweets offers some tips for those who just can't get enough social love.

By December 11, 2013

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NSA critics march in the capital (pictures)

A slew of people marched from Washington, DC's Union Station to the Capitol Building on Saturday to express their concern with the National Security Agency's mass surveillance programs. Here's a look at the action.

11 Images By October 26, 2013

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Norwegian government stops Apple's aerial mapping of capital

The National Security Authority cites security concerns over the company photographing military buildings in Oslo.

By August 12, 2013

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Kim Dotcom eyes venture capital fund for privacy startups

The MegaUpload founder tweets that he's looking for partners and fund managers to kick off funding for privacy-focused startups.

By July 16, 2013

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Vexed in the city: Benioff says it's time to listen to the dissenters (Q&A)

As tech reshapes San Francisco, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff argues for a broader civic dialogue and says philanthropy offers a way to unite a city riven by increasing social discord.

By August 21, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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US Facebook average is 40 minutes a day, says CEO

A tiny joy embedded in today's earnings call makes Facebook more important to Americans than quite a few things.

By July 23, 2014