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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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Sequoia's Michael Moritz explains how technology is like fracking

Thirty years ago, technology was in niches and crevasses of the economy, and now it has seeped into every sector.

By July 22, 2013

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Reddit to raise $50M round on $500M valuation -- report

Prominent venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz and Sequoia Capital are expected to take part in the funding round.

By September 8, 2014

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Gorgeous astrophotography video shows heavens from Earth

Photographer Gavin Heffernan turns his lens on the night skies from two US national parks to make an awe-inspiring video that looks like something out of a fantasy novel.

By August 4, 2014

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Hackers find security weaknesses with the Lifx smart LED

A British security firm exposed a vulnerability within this popular smart LED, prompting a quick fix.

By July 7, 2014

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LIFX moves into Australian stores, looks to global expansion

After being met with 'incredible interest' at I/O, LIFX has plans to grow its retail presence to thousands of stores worldwide.

By July 6, 2014

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Secret-sharing app Whisper said to capture $30M in funding

The anonymous-confession app closes its third round of funding in less than a year, giving it a $200 million valuation, according to Recode.

By March 11, 2014

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Jason Calacanis aims to clean up mobile news with Inside.com

The serial entrepreneur thinks sites like BuzzFeed and Business Insider are polluting smartphones, and he wants to curate only the "best" journalism in a new app.

By January 27, 2014

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Online payment company Stripe raises $80M in financing

Led by a list of prominent VCs, the new round of funding gives the 4-year-old company a valuation of $1.75 billion.

By January 22, 2014

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Secrets and lies: Whisper and the return of the anonymous app

The app is a reaction to the over-embellished existences we find on social networks, making it often moody and melancholy -- and real in the most unsettling of ways.

By January 22, 2014