Ryan McCready

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LinkedIn may just be the beginning of mega-acquisitions for Silicon Valley

The world’s technology giants are sitting on an unprecedented mountain of cash. And with Microsoft embarking on one of the largest technology acquisitions in history, there’s new evidence that they’re willing to spend it.<p>Silicon Valley would love nothing more after two years with a moribund market …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Video

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Livestreaming

Only in Silicon Valley could Elizabeth Holmes lose $4.5 billion she never had to begin with

America’s richest self-made woman is broke. On June 1, Forbes went viral when it downgraded its estimation of Elizabeth Holmes’ wealth from $4.5 billion to zero. The magazine argued that Theranos, the embattled biotech company Holmes founded, should no longer be valued at $9 billion. Therano’s new …

Can Target And Techstars Turn Minnesota Into The Next Silicon Valley?

With its first retail-oriented program, Techstars and Target are hoping to turn Minneapolis into a hot new destination for entrepreneurs.<p>If you’re one of the 600 hundred million people around the world who work shifts, trying to plan out your day can be a nightmare. You’re given a printout of your …

Startups

Silicon Valley's Hot New Snack Was Born in Prison

Every startup needs a good creation myth. Not many can match Seth Sundberg’s story about his company’s founding. Sundberg left college early, not to …

We tested 48 Facebook ads to bust 6 marketing myths

Facebook Ads are a predictable and scalable way to find new customers and followers. You can start with just a few dollars a day and any brand can …