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VC Tim Draper: Maybe US will end up with 60 states

High-profile venture capitalist says his plan to split California into six different states could get other states thinking the same thing.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Don Draper pitches...Facebook Timeline?

In a video doctored and posted to YouTube, the "Mad Men" character is seen presenting the virtues of Facebook's new Timeline as if it was the same as Kodak's Carousel.

By Sep. 27, 2011

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Tim Draper: Now's the 'best time' to start a business

Venture capitalist Timothy Draper says that despite the recession, now is a great time to start a new business.

By May. 27, 2009

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Can Sprint tackle the last barrier to prepaid adoption?

The high cost of marquee smartphones on prepaid providers is a dilemma. The new head of Sprint's prepaid business talks about that and how he will position Boost and Virgin to be more competitive.

By Nov. 13, 2013

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Protesters break window of Google bus, report says

Demonstrators blocked buses shuttling Google and Apple employees to work, the second such protest in two weeks.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Sheer genius: Silicon Valley as a separate state

Venture capitalist Tim Draper creates a proposal to split California into six states with, oddly enough, Silicon Valley being a state all of its own.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Alibaba leads $280M investment in messaging service Tango

The next episode of messaging services' hot streak, app Tango gets a $280 million investment led by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and surpasses its 200 millionth registered user.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Homebrew Computer Club reunion lights up Silicon Valley

Thirty-eight years after the famous club had its first meetings, spawning Apple and many other companies, many of its members got together to share stories of the beginnings of the PC era.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Planet Labs raises $52 million to launch a swarm of satellites

A second round of funding will help pay for "Flock 1," a group of 28 diminutive satellites set to launch this month to supply customers with images of Earth.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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McAfee: And the most dangerous cyber celebrity is...

Actress Lily Collins may be gorgeous, talented, and have a famous rocker for a dad, but searching for her online can apparently lead your computer down a not-so-pretty path.

By Sep. 18, 2013