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Institutional Venture Partners - IVP
By BayAreaObserver in investors   posted 1 minute ago:
name of investor in SF tech companiesInstitutional Venture Partners - IVP about the investorIVP reloads with $1.4B for late-stage venture investments. Institutional Venture Partners is the latest Silicon Valley venture firm to raise a big...

Clock may be ticking on new reservoirs (1st story)
By tvgnus in misc   posted 3 minutes ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Rep. David Valadao, R-Hanford, was successful in getting an amendment tacked onto the $35.4 billion Energy and Water Appropriations bill that orders the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to finish and submit feasibility studies for...

Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years
By tovarichpeter in misc   5 comments, latest 4 minutes ago:
bob2356 says FortWayne says Why didn't we have something like that? Weren't we told that we have the world's best healthcare in the world? Nobody has something like that. It's still in or maybe just...

Uber
By Patrick in companies   50 comments, latest 7 minutes ago:
BayAreaObserver says Uber faces lawsuits over service dogs, blind, disabled riders in California, Arizona. The Uber Technologies Inc. high-tech ride sharing businesses is being sued by blind riders in California and a retired judge in...

Too Much of Most Everything - Worldwide Economic Problem
By BayAreaObserver in misc   posted 9 minutes ago:
Global oversupply extends beyond commodities, elevating deflation risk. The global economy is awash as never before in commodities like oil, cotton and iron ore, but also with capital and labor—a glut that presents several challenges...

Adam Sander - Burned Out, Talentless, and a Racist.
By Blurtman in misc   21 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
lostand confused says They are in the wrong profession.

The Irish are not white people
By Blurtman in misc   8 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
alpo says Blurtman says The Irish are not white people Why so concerned about whether Irish are white or not? Whats going on in there?

Is the Apple watch the new ninny indicator?
By Blurtman in misc   14 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
hanera says Strategist says I ordered one right away, but my delivery date is June :( My wife asked me "Why do you need it" My answer "I don't know why, I'll figure that out...

Are we becoming a police state?
By indigenous in misc   27 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
HEY YOU says What's worse than Hitler? Democratic & Republican voters.

U.S. has sharply reduced spending on basic research
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 7 hours ago:
http://www.kurzweilai.net/why- Declining U.S. federal government research investment — from just under 10 percent in 1968 to less than 4 percent in 2015 — in critical fields such as cybersecurity, infectious disease, plant biology, and Alzheimers...

Now that Bruce Jenner is becoming a woman, will he be an Immense Hirsute Lesbian
By Rin in misc   42 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
Burt Lancaster says Maybe Kris Jenner blew the tranny in the SUV.

Evidence for homeopathy between scant and nil
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 9 hours ago:
Strategist says tovarichpeter says Evidence for homeopathy between scant and nil Nice article. The headline is terrible. The evidence for homeopathy is not scant, it is nil. In other words, Zip Zero Nada Zilch. The...

Most forensic science is baloney
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 9 hours ago:
SoftShell says wait till they discover how the global warming forensics have been manipulated to topple the country throught the conduit of political correctness...

Why California faces 'lost generation' of homebuyers
By BayAreaObserver in misc   17 comments, latest 9 hours ago:
Bellingham Bill says Nobody says Jesus, talk about how the 1% is ruling the US. The 1% isn't doing shit. We're destroying this place all on our own.

Does the Fed Need To Raise Rates
By smaulgld in misc   31 comments, latest 9 hours ago:
indigenous says smaulgld says the depression will come when monetary and fiscal policy can no longer act as a substitute for real production They can inflate away the debt given enough time, the entitlements on...

Dr. Oz's defense is absurd
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 10 hours ago:
http://www.latimes.com/busines Thursday and Friday, in a lengthy segment on his show and appearances on some obliging media outlets. As is the case with many of the health recommendations on his popular daytime program, it was deceptive and selective--designed not to...

Housing Heads finally gave in today, Tight Lending crowd RIP
By Logan Mohtashami in misc   125 comments, latest 11 hours ago:
indigenous says iwog says However I'm going to be right anyway. Always right, and rarely correct...

Feminazi carries mattress on her back as rape allegations fall apart
By lostand confused in misc   2 comments, latest 11 hours ago:
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Zynga
By Patrick in companies   2 comments, latest 12 hours ago:
curious2 says Question: at what point does a company that has lost money in each of the last three years cease having a market cap over $2bn? One good thing, I feel a real sense...

BitTorrent
By Patrick in companies   2 comments, latest 12 hours ago:
HydroCabron says BitTorrent Sync is a wild-card product that could do well if people see the advantages of being their own cloud. Files in specified directories are synced across however many computers are specified for...

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