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Start-Ups: Silicon Valley Ep. 8 -- the grand delusion

In what could be the last episode ever, one startup is sold. One member of the cast is delusional. And the rest drift into a gray, gray matter-of-factness.

By December 20, 2012

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Start-Ups: Silicon Valley episode 5: The birthday party favor

In the fifth episode of this riveting show, a performance with a strap-on in front of important investors might leave one startup strapped for cash.

By December 5, 2012

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Start-up ZocDoc announces $50 million funding round

The medical appointment booking service plans to use the DST Global investment to expand its presence to more cities nationwide.

By August 2, 2011

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Camera start-up GoPro secures funding

This story was updated to correct the specs of the lower-end GoPro camera.

By May 5, 2011

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Camera start-up GoPro secures funding

The camera market is overcrowded with major players, but a small company called GoPro that makes cameras for action videos convinced venture capitalists it's got prospects.

By May 5, 2011

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Start-up Unthink: We're the 'anti-Facebook'

Tampa, Fla.-based social start-up says it's "not another social network," as it will honor users' privacy, data, and advertising choices.

By October 25, 2011

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Chip start-up Tilera lands $45 million in funding

Tilera, a company that supplies many-core processors, says it has raised an additional $45 million in financing.

By January 18, 2011

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Why green-tech start-ups depend on big business

Corporate partners are vital to nurturing innovations from green-tech start-ups and giving them the gravitas they need to scale beyond niche products.

By August 4, 2011

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HTML5 start-up Strobe secures funding

O'Reilly and Hummer-Winblad have invested in a company aiming to help bring a snazzy interface to online publishing--both with apps and on the Web.

By December 1, 2010

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GE funds energy start-ups in smart grid contest

General Electric and VC partners to invest $55 million in 12 start-ups while GE to make $10 million to students to encourage training in electric power engineering.

By November 16, 2010