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Video conferencing company Zoom soared 81% in its first day of public trading — now its CEO and CFO are focusing on these 3 goals (ZM)

Zoom went public on Thursday, and shares soared 81% on its first day of trading. Zoom now has three goals: obtaining more enterprise customers, expanding to international markets, and promoting its new Zoom Phone product. Zoom CEO Eric Yuan and CFO Kelly Steckelberg talked with Business Insider about how Zoom's viral nature and a frugal company philosophy helped the $9.2 billion company become profitable. When video conferencing company Zoom went public on Thursday, shares skyrocketed 81% ...
Tags: California, Trends, Cisco, Hawaii, Skype, Yuan, San Jose California, Kelly Steckelberg, Eric Yuan, Steckelberg, Google Hangouts Microsoft, WebEx But Yuan


Dentistry's evidentiary vacuum allows profiteering butchers to raid our mouths for millions

Dentistry has always been medicine's poor cousin, lower in prestige and funding, with much less definitive research; this means that it's harder for someone to point at a procedure and definitively say, "That was unnecessary." At the same time, better oral hygiene and fluoridation has increased our overall dental health; and as that was happening, dental school tuition was mounting alongside all other forms of student debt. You can see where this is going: dentists are graduating from uni...
Tags: Health, Post, Texas, News, US, America, Debt, Atlantic, Butchers, Zurich, Student Debt, Dentistry, American Dental Association, San Jose California, Lund, Late Stage Capitalism


CloudGenix nets $65 mln

San Jose, California-based CloudGenix, a provider of a software-defined wide-area network, has secured $65 million. The company’s backers include Bain Capital Ventures, Charles River Ventures, Mayfield Fund, Intel Capital and ClearSky. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, San Jose California, VC Deals


Apple, Qualcomm settle bitter dispute over iPhone technology

Apple and Qualcomm agreed to end a two-year legal battle over billions of dollars of technology licensing fees that had threatened to reshape the chipmaker’s business. Qualcomm’s shares jumped on the announcement. Apple will make a one-time payment to Qualcomm and the two entered into a multiyear-chip supply and licensing agreement, effective April 1, in which the iPhone maker will pay royalties to Qualcomm, the companies said Tuesday in a statement. All the litigation between the companies arou...
Tags: Apple, Business, Technology, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Qualcomm, Los Angeles County, San Jose California, U S Federal Trade Commission, Huawei Technologies Co, New York Apple, Apple Qualcomm


Why Might China Want to Steal These Silicon Secrets?

The Dutch newspaper said that ASML research and development employees in San Jose, California, passed internal documents over the course of several years to XTAL, a competitor whose parent receives state support. ASML doesn’t enjoy the name recognition of an Apple Inc., Intel Corp. or Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., but it is Europe’s second-biggest technology company by market capitalization. ASML’s biggest customers are Intel and Samsung, as well as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd.,...
Tags: Europe, Science, Samsung, Intel, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, San Jose California, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd, ASML, XTAL, Apple Inc Intel Corp


‘Good Luck!’ Lightning Carry Burden of Presidents’ Trophy

Jon Cooper and Todd Reirden were coaching at the All-Star Game in January when the topic of winning the Presidents’ Trophy came up. With Cooper’s Tampa Bay Lightning cruising toward winning it as the NHL’s best team, he asked the Washington coach how to handle it. Reirden was less than helpful. “I said: ‘Good luck! I don’t know what you’re talking about,'” Reirden recalled with a grin. Finishing at the top of the league comes with expectations, but only two of 13 Presidents’ Trophy winn...
Tags: Usa, Minnesota, Washington, Toronto, Sport, Williams, Nashville, Philadelphia, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, San Jose Sharks, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Rangers, Braydon Coburn, SAP Center


Yahoo strikes $117.5 million data breach settlement after earlier accord rejected

The proposed class-action settlement made public on Tuesday was designed to address criticisms of U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California. Koh said the original settlement was not "fundamentally fair, adequate and reasonable" because it had no overall dollar value and did not say how much victims might expect to recover. Yahoo, now part of New York-based Verizon Communications Inc, had been accused of being slow to disclose three data breaches affecting about 3 billion accounts fr...
Tags: New York, News, Yahoo, Koh, Verizon Communications Inc, San Jose California, Lucy Koh


MemVerge snags $24.5 mln Series A

San Jose, California-based MemVerge, a provider of memory-converged infrastructure solutions, has secured $24.5 million in Series A funding. The investors were Gaorong Capital, Jerusalem Venture Partners, LDV Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Northern Light Venture Capital. Source:
Tags: Trends, San Jose California, VC Deals


Travel News: March 27, 2019

Wow Air still in need of rescue after Indigo walks away Travel Weekly Wow Air, struggling to avoid bankruptcy, is now in “advance discussions” about a financial restructuring arrangement with bondholders and other creditors. The aim of the talks is to reach a deal in which creditors would agree to covert the funds owed to them into equity in the airline. Two potential investors walked away from Wow last week. On Thursday, Wow said private equity firm Indigo Partners ended talks that had been on...
Tags: Travel, Washington Post, Disney, US, Wow, Canada, United States, Chile, Hawaii, Oakland, Disneyland Resort, Southwest Airlines, Sabre, Maui, Southwest, News And Deals


Rutherford, UC Irvine try to cross a challenging bridge

Tommy Rutherford #42 of the UC Irvine Anteaters in the second half during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at SAP Center on March 22, 2019 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Tommy Rutherford #42 of the UC Irvine Anteaters in the second half during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at SAP Center on March 22, 2019 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume in s...
Tags: Montana, Washington, Oregon, Stanford, Sports, Sport, Chicago, Harvard, Soccer, Hawaii, Nba, Wisconsin, College sports, Ncaa, UC Davis, Taylor


Whicker: Rutherford, UC Irvine try to cross a challenging bridge

Tommy Rutherford #42 of the UC Irvine Anteaters in the second half during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at SAP Center on March 22, 2019 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Tommy Rutherford #42 of the UC Irvine Anteaters in the second half during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at SAP Center on March 22, 2019 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume in s...
Tags: Montana, Washington, Oregon, Stanford, Sports, Sport, Chicago, Harvard, Soccer, Hawaii, Nba, Wisconsin, College sports, Ncaa, UC Davis, Taylor


Southwest Airlines launches Hawaii service from Oakland to Honolulu with new snacks, in-flight hula dancing

Southwest's first Hawaii flight was Flight 6808 from Oakland to Honolulu. The airline initially is offering daily service from Oakland and San Jose, California.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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What to expect from Apple's WWDC 2019?

Apple has announced that its next Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will be held June 3-7, 2019, at the McEnery Convention Center in San José, California, USA. Apple claims to have 1.4 billion active devices worldwide currently running its operating systems (iOS, macOS, watchOS, tvOS). Like each year, the firm's developers' conference will offer those attending insight into the changes and progress in store for the firm's various platforms, allowing developers to anticipate projects and, ...
Tags: Apple, News, San Jose California, USA Apple, McEnery Convention Center


Apple has announced the dates for its biggest tech conference of the year (AAPL)

Apple has announced the dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). This year, WWDC 2019 will take place from June 3 to June 7 in San Jose, CA.  WWDC is typically where Apple announces all of its big software releases for the coming year. Apple on Thursday announced the dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), which typically takes place in June. This year, WWDC 2019 will take place in San Jose, California, from June 3 to June 7. WWDC offers sessions, cons...
Tags: Apple, Mac, Trends, Wwdc, Aapl, San Jose California, Apple TV Apple, San Jose CA WWDC


Apple schedules WWDC 2019 for June 3

Apple just announced that its 30th annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is scheduled from June 3rd till June 7th, as rumored earlier. This time it is holding the event at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, which is the same venue as past few years. The company would reveal about the future of iOS and OS X at the event, including iOS 13, macOS 10.15, watchOS 6, and tvOS 13 updates. iOS 13 could bring Dark Mode, new iPad interface updates, new Home screen, updates to Ph...
Tags: Apple, News, US, Blogging, San Jose California, McEnery Convention Center, Apple WWDC 2019, WWDC 2019


Apple has announced the dates for WWDC 2019, its biggest tech conference of the year (AAPL)

Apple has announced the dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). This year, WWDC 2019 will take place from June 3 to June 7 in San Jose, CA.  WWDC is typically where Apple announces all of its big software releases for the coming year. Apple on Thursday announced the dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), which typically takes place in June. This year, WWDC 2019 will take place in San Jose, California, from June 3 to June 7. WWDC offers sessions, cons...
Tags: Apple, Mac, Trends, Wwdc, Aapl, San Jose California, Apple TV Apple, San Jose CA WWDC


Ducks rookie Troy Terry taking big strides as his confidence grows

Troy Terry #61 chats with Cam Fowler #4, both of the Anaheim Ducks, during the third period at Honda Center in Anaheim on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. The St. Louis Blues defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-4. (Photo by Kevin Sullivan, Orange County Register/SCNG) Ducks right wing Troy Terry, left, scores on Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard during an overtime shootout on Monday at Honda Center. The Ducks won 3-2. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds New Yor...
Tags: Germany, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Italy, San Diego, AHL, NHL, San Jose Sharks, Terry, Ducks, Staples Center, Anaheim-ducks, New York Islanders, Los Angeles Kings, SAP Center


Software testing provider Functionize raises $16 mln, led by Canvas

San Jose, California-based Functionize, creator of a cloud-based software testing solution, announced it has raised a $16 million Series A round led by Canvas Ventures. The round included undisclosed investors. As part of the funding, Canvas General Partner Gary Little has joined the board. Source: Company announcement
Tags: Trends, San Jose California, VC Deals, Gary Little, Functionize


Hewlett Packard Enterprise Raises Annual Profit Forecast

Profit excluding some items will be $1.56 to $1.66 this year, an increase of 5 cents a share on both ends of the guidance, the San Jose, California-based company said Thursday in a statement. Wall Street projected $1.58 a share, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Key InsightsHPE Chief Executive Officer Antonio Neri has sought to trim expenses by firing workers and shrinking the company’s global footprint, while investing $4 billion in new technologies, including edge computing.
Tags: Science, Bloomberg, San Jose California, Antonio Neri


K2 Cyber Security gathers $6 mln seed

San Jose, California-based K2 Cyber Security Inc, a cloud workload protection platform, has secured $6 million in seed funding. The backers were GreatPoint Ventures and Embark Ventures. PRESS RELEASE SAN JOSE, Calif. – February 20, 2019 – K2 Cyber Security, Inc. today announced the general availability of its cloud workload security platform, featuring two fundamental innovations that together deliver comprehensive protection for hybrid cloud environments. K2’s Optimized Control Flow Integrity (...
Tags: Google, Trends, San Jose, SAN JOSE Calif, San Jose California, CFI, Peter Lee, David Wells, VC Deals, Eric Grosse, Security Inc, GreatPoint Ventures, Ashok Krishnamurthi, K2 Cyber Security Inc, Optimized Control Flow Integrity CFI, GreatPoint Ventures and Embark Ventures


Neuspera fetches $26 mln Series B

San Jose, California-based Neuspera Medical Inc, a neuromodulation company, has secured $26 million in Series B funding. The company’s investors include 6 Dimensions Capital, Action Potential Venture Capital, Windham Venture Partners, Delta Capital, LLC and Purple Arch Ventures. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, Healthcare, San Jose California, VC Deals, Neuspera Medical Inc, Neuspera


Best places to travel in April

There’s an old cliché about April showers bringing May flowers, like that’s some kind of optimistic mantra to get you through four weeks of saying, “The weather really should be getting better by now.” But how about instead of finding clever rhymes to survive the unexpected doldrums of April you just get the heck outta town? April is the month where cherry blossoms bloom from DC to Japan, baseball gets back in season, and New Orleans isn’t yet soul-crushingly humid. And it’s Laotian New Year!...
Tags: Travel, Japan, California, Washington, Kentucky, Thailand, Washington Dc, New Orleans, San Jose, Michelin, Venice, Coachella, North America, Jason Aldean, Carnival, St Lucia


Amazon leads $700M round in electric automaker Rivian

Rivian, the electric automaker that debut its first two vehicles just three months ago, has raised $700 million in a round led by Amazon . The news follows a report earlier this week by Reuters that GM and Amazon were in talks to invest in the electric vehicle company. “We’re inspired by Rivian’s vision for the future of electric transportation,” Amazon CEO Worldwide Consumer Jeff Wilke said in a statement. “RJ has built an impressive organization, with a product portfolio and technology to ma...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, Florida, UK, Tech, Automotive, United States, Electric Vehicles, Gm, San Jose, Michigan, La Auto Show, Mitsubishi, Reuters, Chrysler Corporation, Irvine California


Apple likely to schedule WWDC 2019 from June 3 to 7

Apple usually sends out invites for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) by the end of February or early March. Now, WWDC Bash at Discovery Meadow organized by Apple on Thursday, June 6 has been confirmed in 2019 events calendar from the City of San Jose's Office of Cultural Affairs with attendance of 7000 members, so the main WWDC event should happen from June 3rd till June 7th with keynote on June 3rd, Monday. This year the event venue should be the same as the one in 2017 an...
Tags: Apple, News, Blogging, Rumors, San Jose California, Meadow, McEnery Convention Center, Apple WWDC 2019, WWDC 2019, San Jose s Office of Cultural Affairs


Shoplifter extortion case against Walmart, other retailers is dismissed

In a decision late on Friday, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, found no proof of a nationwide conspiracy to steer accused shoplifters into paying $400 up front or $500 in installments for the classes from Utah-based Corrective Education Co, and admitting guilt, to avoid prosecution. Koh said the three plaintiffs, who were accused in 2017 of shoplifting from Walmarts in Florida, Georgia and Texas, did not show that the retailers had specific knowledge of a conspiracy. "The ...
Tags: Utah, Texas, News, Walmart, Koh, San Jose California, Florida Georgia, Lucy Koh, Corrective Education Co


Boring Company Talks Silicon Valley Tunnel But They Should Make Cheaper Subway Tunnels

The Mayor of San Jose, California, Sam Liccardo, is in talks with Elon Musk’s Boring Company for a tunnel from the airport to Diridon Station. Mayor Sam Liccardo told reporters at City Hall that this... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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KETOS scores $9 mln Series A

San Jose, California-based KETOS, a water intelligence company, has raised $9 million in Series A financing. The investors were Broadway Angels, Plum Alley Ventures, Energy Innovation, Rethink Impact and Better Ventures. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, San Jose California, VC Deals, Better Ventures Source, KETOS


Second China-Bound Apple Car Worker Charged With Data Theft

schwit1 shares a report from Bloomberg: An Apple hardware engineer was charged by the U.S. with stealing the iPhone maker's driverless car secrets for a China-based company, the second such case since July amid an unprecedented crackdown by the Trump administration on Chinese corporate espionage. Jizhong Chen was seen by a fellow Apple employee taking photographs Jan. 11 with a wide-angle lens inside a secure work space that houses the company's autonomous car project, about six months after he ...
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Second China-Bound Apple Car Worker Charged With Data Theft

Jizhong Chen was seen by a fellow Apple employee taking photographs Jan. 11 with a wide-angle lens inside a secure work space that houses the company’s autonomous car project, about six months after he signed a strict confidentiality oath when he was hired, according to a criminal complaint in federal court in San Jose, California. Prosecutors said Chen admitted to taking the photos and backing up some 2,000 files to his personal hard drive, including manuals and schematics for the project, but...
Tags: Apple, Science, China, Donald Trump, Chen, San Jose California, Jizhong Chen, China the Justice Department


Pliops nabs $30 mln Series B

Israel and San Jose, California-based Pliops, a provider of cloud storage solutions, has secured $30 million in Series B funding. SoftBank Ventures Asia led the round with participation from investors that included Intel Capital, State of Mind Ventures, Viola Ventures, Western Digital Capital and Xilinx Inc. Source: Press Release
Tags: Israel, Trends, San Jose California, VC Deals, Xilinx Inc, SoftBank Ventures Asia, Pliops