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Airbus Names New CEO of Silicon Valley Research Center

SUNNYVALE — Acubed, Airbus’ Silicon Valley-based research and innovation center, has announced the hiring of Dr. Victoria Coleman as CEO, effective July 15, 2024. Dr. Coleman will also serve as Airbus’ Head of Research & Technology for North America. Dr. Coleman brings a breadth of experience to the dual role, as well as a distinguished […]

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Better Health Scores $14 Million in New Funding

SAN FRANCISCO — Better Health, a medical supply and support provider built on peer-to-peer connection, announces $14 million in strategic funding, which includes investments from Healthworx, the innovation and investment arm of CareFirst Inc., UHealth – University of Miami Health System, and Mosaic General Partnership. This investment underscores the industry’s recognition of Better Health’s pivotal […]

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Santa Ana Bio Emerges From Stealth With Google Ventures Backing

ALAMEDA –Santa Ana Bio, a precision immunology company developing targeted therapies for patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, has emerged from stealth with $168 million in combined Series A and B funding. Founding investor Versant Ventures led the Series A round and was joined by TPG’s Life Science Innovations fund and GV (Google Ventures). The […]

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RH Opens High-End Gallery, Restaurant in Stanford

RH has officially opened RH Palo Alto, The Gallery at Stanford Shopping Center. This innovative retail experience seamlessly integrates luxury home furnishings collections from RH Interiors, Contemporary, Modern and Outdoor with rare art, antiques and artifacts from across the globe. RH Palo Alto also reflects the brand’s continued commitment to hospitality with the debut of […]

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Vantage Data Centers Closes $9.2 Billion Investment

DENVER, & BOCA RATON, FL, & MENLO PARK, CA — Vantage Data Centers, a leading global provider of hyperscale data center campuses, has completed a $9.2 billion equity investment led by investment vehicles managed by DigitalBridge Group, the leading global alternative asset manager dedicated to investing in digital infrastructure, and Silver Lake, the global leader […]

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Broadcom Shares Hit All-Time High

PALO ALTO — Broadcom shares hit another all-time high Friday, climbing $56.05 to close at $1,735.04. The company soared after reporting second quarter results and a 10-for-1 stock split. For the fiscal second quarter, Broadcom reported revenue of $12.487 billion for the second quarter, up 43 percent from the prior year period. Net income was […]

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Alphabet Names New CFO From Eli Lilly

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Alphabet Inc. is hiring Anat Ashkenazi, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Eli Lilly and Company, as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Google and Alphabet, effective July 31, 2024. The company had previously announced in July 2023 that Ruth Porat was commencing a new role as […]

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Over 50 Million GoPro Cameras Sold

GoPro says it has surpassed 50 million cameras sold since the launch of the ground-breaking HD HERO camera back in 2009! “GoPro has helped the world capture and share itself in ways that we could only dream of prior to the invention of the first GoPro camera,” said founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman. “Selling 50 […]

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Super Micro Shares Spike 12.4%

Super Micro Computer shares soared Thursday 12.44% to close at $871.10. The huge increase came with no news coming from the San Jose-based company but likely rose in tandem with Broadcom, which also soared 12.2% today after announcing a 10-for-1 stock split and strong earnings. Track all markets on TradingView Super Micro is a Total […]

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Astrocade AI Nabs $12 Million Seed

SAN FRANCISCO — AI-powered social gaming platform, Astrocade AI, has scored $12 million in seed funding from AME Cloud Ventures, NVIDIA Ventures, Venture Reality Fund, and gaming and technology executives Eric Schmidt, Niccolo De Masi, John Riccitiello, David Baszucki, Jerry Yang, Mike Abbott, and more. Founded by CEO Amir Sadeghian, PhD, Stanford’s AI Lab, CTO […]

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Applied Materials to Pay 40 Cent Cash Dividend

SANTA CLARA — Applied Materials announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share payable on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on Sept. 12, 2024 to shareholders of record as of Aug. 22, 2024. The cash dividend is a key component of Applied’s capital allocation […]

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Learn to Win Succeeds With $30 Million Series A

REDWOOD CITY — Learn to Win, a provider of personalized, predictive, and secure enterprise training software, has raised an oversubscribed $30 million in Series A funding led by the Westly Group, with follow-on participation from Norwest Venture Partners and Pear VC. This funding accelerates the company’s progress to scale its modern training platform that redefines […]