Yuri Milner is still making bold bets in technology. The Russian billionaire's investment firm DST Global invested in Snapchat Inc . earlier this year at a $7 billion valuation, according to two people familiar with the matter. The round, which ... Dow Jones Financial Information Services, 5 hours ago
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MUMBAI: Daily-deals site Mydala has held talks with heavyweight internet investors including Russian billionaire Yuri Milner's DST Global and Sweden's Kinnevik as it looks to raise $40 million of fresh funds to expand operations. Mydala, which ...Economic Times, 2 weeks ago
The Breakthrough Prize Foundation , which is funded by the likes of Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin and investor Yuri Milner, just doled out five $3 million awards to cutting edge math projects (which you almost certainly won't understand). The ...Gizmodo, 2 months ago Top Mathemeticians Beat Nobel Prizes Forbes.com, 1 month ago Inaugural Winners of Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics Announced Philanthropy News Digest, 1 month ago 5 Scientists Share $15-Million for Inaugural Mathematics Prize Chronicle of Higher Education, 2 months ago
The Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics is the latest effort in Milner's crusade to make science lucrative and cool in a society that much more often celebrates athletes, entertainers, politicians and business tycoons. "It is really out of balance," he said.NDTV, 2 months ago New prizes making mathematicians into millionaires Taipei Times Online, 2 months ago Millionaire minds of math masters Calcutta Telegraph, 2 months ago Multimillion dollar minds of five mathematical masters Economic Times, 2 months ago
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Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has agreed to invest in the fast-growing ephemeral message service Snapchat Inc. at a valuation of close to $US10 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said. Snapchat, which has talked to several potential ...Business Spectator, 5 hours ago 4 instantly-gratifying thoughts about that Snapchat deal Fortune, 8 hours ago Snapchat's $10 Billion Valuation Not Absurd Says Twitter CEO WebProNews, 9 hours ago Reports: Snapchat is Now Worth $10B, Cofounders are Billionaires to Be DailyTech, 11 hours ago
The company released its latest financials Wednesday and they showed stunning growth. But one of Alibaba's main rivals, JD.com, is already public. And the stock is on fire. Shares are up nearly 60% since they debuted on the Nasdaq in May. It ...CNN Money, 7 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will buy SmartThings, a startup backed by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin that helps connect household devices, one of its largest U.S.-startup acquisitions to date. The South Korean electronics ...Telecom Engine, 2 days ago Samsung Buys Home-Automation Startup SmartThings HARDI, 6 days ago Internet of things Samsung buys IoT startup SmartThings for $200 million TechSpot, 1 week ago Samsung buys SmartThings smart home start-up Advanced Television, 1 week ago
Direct Energy, Houston, a retail provider of electricity, natural gas, and home services throughout North America, launched a partnership with SmartThings to bring what it calls a smarter, safer, connected home to energy customers in Texas. ...SDM Magazine, 6 days ago Direct Energy Partners with SmartThings to Bring Smart Home to Energy Customers Franklin Credit Management Corporation, 2 weeks ago
(Beijing) A chilly social media challenge that started in the United States as a way to raise money for a deadly disease that attacks nerve cells has reached China, perhaps giving a boost to raising awareness for rare diseases in the developing ...Caixin Online, 6 days ago How Chinese Tech Billionaires Are Leading The Country's Ice Bucket Challenge Forbes.com, 1 week ago
News outlets need to make tools pushing personalized content to keep readers on their sites In 2011, Bill Keller accused Arianna Huffington's namesake site of doing no less than stealing content, arguing , There's often a thin line between ...Columbia Journalism Review, 1 week ago
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