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Mozilla CEO John Lilly to step down and head to Greylock

The well-regarded CEO is preparing to give up his post at the open-source software foundation. A search for his replacement is under way.

By May 11, 2010


EA founder raises $6.5 million for children's learning game

The round was led by Greylock Partners, following a previous round led by Andreessen Horowitz.

By February 26, 2014


Geolocation wars heat up: Gowalla raises $8.4 million

The round was led by Greylock Partners with contributions from a handful of prominent individual investors--some of whom also back competitor Foursquare.

By December 9, 2009


Pandora raises new funds for Net radio business

Greylock Partners leads the round, which totals $35 million according to one report. The funding news follows word of favorable new royalty rates.

By July 13, 2009


Yahoo exec joins two venture firms

Jeff Weiner, formerly executive vice president of Yahoo's network division, will indeed begin working at Accel Partners and Greylock Partners.

By June 16, 2008


Richrelevance nabs $4.2 million for shopping-referral tech

Greylock Partners and Tugboat Ventures invest in recommendation upstart from former Amazon executive.

By April 8, 2008


Mozilla names Chris Beard permanent CEO

The acting CEO, hired back to Mozilla in April after a two-week crisis left the Firefox developer without a leader, will have a full slate of management and technology issues to handle.

By July 28, 2014


Evan Williams' media startup Medium raises $25M

The publishing platform that's a mix between Twitter and Blogger gets a hefty wad of cash in venture capital funding.

By January 28, 2014


Lookout Mobile Security nabs $150 million in funding

As it prepares for a larger push beyond consumers into the business market, Lookout Mobile Security locks down one of the largest rounds of funding ever disclosed for a tech security firm.

By August 13, 2014


Mozilla names insider Chris Beard as interim CEO

Trying to recover quickly from a firestorm over gay marriage that brought down its last CEO in just 11 days, Mozilla names a new chief executive and begins to reshape its board.

By April 14, 2014