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Chipotle Mexican Grill Shares Surge to All-Time High

Shares in burrito restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill hit an all-time high on Monday, rising $93.75 to close at $3,365.46. Shares hit an intraday and all-time high of $3,384.04. The company announced last week during its annual meeting,shareholders approved an increase in the number of authorized shares of its common stock, which is necessary to […]

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Canary Technologies Rounds Up $50 Million Series C

SAN FRANCISCO — Canary Technologies, the global leader in hotel guest management technology, announced today that it has closed a $50 million Series C funding round. The round was led by global software investor Insight Partners, who also led the company’s Series B, with participation from existing investors F-Prime Capital, Thayer Ventures, Y-Combinator, and Commerce […]

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Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max Tops List of Best-Selling Smartphones

Apple’s iPhone 15 Pro Max was the top selling smartphone in the first quarter according to research from Counterpoint. Apple and Samsung dominated the top-10 best-selling smartphones list for Q1 2024, each capturing five positions and leaving no spot for other brands, according to Counterpoint Research’s Global Monthly Handset Model Sales Tracker. This was the first […]

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Affirm Adds New Payment Options

SAN FRANCISCO — Affirm, which offers buy now pay later services, has introduced two new payment options, Pay in 2 and Pay in 30, to bring even greater choice and flexibility to consumers utilizing Affirm’s app. The company says consumers won’t owe a penny more than what they agree to upfront as there are no […]

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Northwestern Mutual Expands San Jose Office

SAN JOSE — Northwestern Mutual, a financial security company focused on comprehensive financial planning through both insurance and investments, is announcing the relocation and expansion of its office in San Jose. The new office, situated at 1919 South Bascom Avenue, Suite 350 in Campbell, CA, boasts a client service center complete with a concierge, coffee […]

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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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Sun Country Airlines Begins Flights From Oakland

OAKLAND — Sun Country Airlines has begun service at San Francisco Bay Oakland International Airport (OAK). The carrier will offer seasonal nonstop flights between OAK and Minneapolis-Saint Paul (MSP) throughout the summer 2024 travel season. Sun Country Airlines is a new entrant at OAK and is the only carrier at the airport that currently offers […]

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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 […]