Chris George

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Health & lifestyle investors raising $150M for Builders Fund (exclusive)

Investor Tripp Baird is raising $150 million for a new San Francisco-based fund, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.<p>Baird is forming the fund, dubbed Builders Fund, alongside Vishal Vasishth, a long-time managing director with India-based SONG Investment Advisors and …

When A.J. Tarpley and the Cardinal run into Stanford Stadium on Sept. 6 versus USC, season ticket holder Lisa L. of Menlo Park will be screaming her lungs out as part of our tunnel. She's one of our newest Renewal Incentive winners, along with Matthew M. of Gilroy who will have his family photo taken with Coach Shaw in Stanford Stadium. Are you next? http://bit.ly/1kU6aO1 Congratulations to all of our winners so far, each renewing their season tickets early to help our record push for 2014. This past weekend, we crossed over 10,000 season tickets renewed - a mark we hit on March 10 last year. The next deadline for season ticket holders to renew is this Friday. Up for grabs for two winners: * personal tour inside our heralded new football facility and locker room * Stanford 100th Rose Bowl Game swag pack of team-issue gear Renew your Stanford season tickets for 2014 today! http://bit.ly/1kU6aO1 #GoStanford

Music Education For Creativity, Not A Tool For Test Scores

In a mobile classroom — basically a trailer outfitted with a desk and some chairs — music teacher Chris Miller works with a group of active kindergartners dressed in green and khaki school uniforms. He teaches them the basics: musical concepts, artists and styles of music.<p>"Everybody repeat after …

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A Big Asteroid Just Flew By, And Guess What? More Are Coming

An asteroid that's about the size of three football fields flew past Earth on Monday, coming within 2.1 million miles. That was near enough to generate headlines such as this, from Reuters: "Earth marks close encounter with enormous asteroid."<p>The fly-by from the rock known as 2000 EM26 wasn't a …

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Steve Perlman’s Artemis unveils his ‘breakthrough’ wireless broadband technology: pCell

Steve Perlman, the serial Silicon Valley entrepreneur who brought us OnLive and WebTV, has announced a new wireless broadband technology called pCell.<p>The technology will enable full-speed wireless broadband to every mobile device, regardless of how many users are using the same wireless spectrum at …