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from http://venturebeat.com/ 68 days ago

Image Credit: kevin dooley via photopin ccGenomics will someday be your doctor’s major weapon for keeping you healthy throughout your life. The San Francisco-based genetics company Invitae is pushing hard toward making that a reality. The company has developed a test that sequences 218 types of genes to find markers ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 68 days ago

Above: Scott McCorkle, CEO of Salesforce Marketing CloudImage Credit: SalesforceSalesforce’s annual Dreamforce event started today, and headlining the annual event was the company’s announcement of Salesforce Wave, a cloud-based service for analyzing data. Scott McCorkle, the CEO of Salesforce’s ExactTarget Marketing Cloud — aka the marketing division of Salesforce’s growing ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 68 days ago

Above: Tom Cruise in "Cocktail" was definitely not a robot.Image Credit: Cocktail (movie) Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a deal. You want funding? We’ve got funding. And, even though it’s only Monday, we ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://www.forentrepreneurs.com 73 days ago

For the third year in a row, we worked together with Pacific Crest Securities, an investment banking firm with a specific focus on SaaS, to survey 306 SaaS companies. This represents nearly double the # of respondents from last year, giving us deeper benchmarking data and insights to share on ...

Posted under Entrepreneurship
from http://andrewchenblog.com 120 days ago

[Andrew: Starting up from zero is one of the hardest things you can do with a new product. Especially in the age of SaaS and content marketing, building up to the first 150k users is a key milestone that can prove out product/market fit, generate a revenue stream, and secure ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Image Credit: Wizeline/TwitterWizeline, a product management startup, secured a new $6.7 million round of funding, according to an SEC document filed today. Wizeline helps software companies determine which features in a particular product are most important — and which they should invest in next. The purpose of Wizeline’s platform is ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Image Credit: Khomulo Anna/Shutterstock Get all the tech funding news of the day delivered straight to your mailbox! Sign up for Funding Daily and never miss a deal. Today’s funding deals: Wizeline grabs $6.7M Wizeline, a product management startup, secured a new $6.7 million round of funding, according to an ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

San Francisco held its own demonstration in front of a city police department in solidarity with the protestors of Ferguson, Missouri, and the demonstration quickly devolved into a anti-tech gentrification rant. The fallout from Ferguson influences the nation as a whole, and it may likewise may fuel the battle between ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Above: Swing Copters is the latest game from the developer of Flappy Bird.Image Credit: .Gears StudiosIf you released a Swing Copters clone on Google Play yesterday, it’s probably not available to download anymore. Google cleaned up its Android app store today by eliminating a ton of clones that used Swing ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Image Credit: Peter Kaminski/FlickrOregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum today filed a lawsuit against Oracle America seeking more than $5.6 billion in penalties and damages from the enterprise software giant and specific executives for a slew of claimed issues relating to the technology underlying the state’s Cover Oregon health care website. ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

SPONSORED POSTImage Credit: PixabayThe Internet has made (almost) everything possible. It was once the case that if you wanted to build a multinational business, you’d have to employ people, find offices, and “set up shop” in every country you thought would make a good target market. At the very least, ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Above: Current White House CTO Todd Park is focused on democratizing access to government data If there’s one thing most folks in the tech industry can agree on, it’s that there aren’t nearly enough technology-minded individuals helping to run the government. The U.S. government’s chief technology officer Todd Park plans ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Image Credit: Keith Publicover/ShutterstockSecret, that anonymous app that’s part therapy, part mean-girls table, has announced three new changes today, and one of them could mean a little less bullying (hooray!). In a blog post, the Secret team said it’s pulling the plug from your camera roll and replacing it with ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Above: UberImage Credit: UberUber announced today that it has received temporary, emergency permission to operate its UberX ride sharing service in Pennsylvania, following threats from the state’s Public Utility Commission. Specifically, Uber’s been granted an “Emergency Temporary Authority (ETA),” which Uber calls on its company blog “an important first step ...

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from http://venturebeat.com/ 120 days ago

Image Credit: Illustration: Eric Blattberg / VentureBeatThe idea that Facebook is going to build payments into messaging platforms has been well reported. Zuckerberg said as much during the company’s last earnings call. Facebook also hired PayPal president David Marcus to head up its messaging product team. That should have telegraphed ...

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