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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Donates nearly $100 Million to Charity

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Donates nearly $100 Million to Charity

Facebook Chief Operating Officer (COO) Sheryl Sandberg has transferred nearly $100 million in Facebook stock into a charitable...

Dec 1 2016, 12:50am CST

Tim Cook announces $20 Million Donation to Global Fund

Tim Cook announces $20 Million Donation to Global Fund

Tim Cook sent out the annual Apple Holiday email to employees revealing the amount raised to fight AIDS last quarter....

Dec 18 2014, 2:30am CST

Google launches Ebola fund

Google launches Ebola fund

The company has decided to give $2 for every $1 donation...

Nov 11 2014, 4:17am CST

Devon Still Cancer Fund Produces Highest Selling Bengals Jersey

Devon Still Cancer Fund Produces Highest Selling Bengals Jersey

Leah, Still's Daughter Battling Stage 4 Cancer....

Sep 9 2014, 6:36pm CDT

Sean Parker Splits From Founders Fund

Sean Parker Splits From Founders Fund

Founders Fund has one less founder. Billionaire Sean Parker is leaving Peter Thiel’s success venture firm where he had served a...

Mar 6 2014, 5:36pm CST

I4U news

Ex-Googlers at Shape Security Get $40 Million More To Fund Their War On Bots

Shape security spent more than two years working in secret before officially launching its buzzy web security appliance last mo...

Feb 25 2014, 1:21am CST

I4U news

Are These The VC Firms That Actually Fund Innovation?

Venture capital firms in the U.S. spent $29.4 billion funding young companies last year. (That’s more than the national GDPs of...

Feb 18 2014, 1:06pm CST

Getting At Government's Secret $35 Million Fund For Innovation

Getting At Government's Secret $35 Million Fund For Innovation

Well, it’s not really a secret. You just have to know the tricks on how to successfully apply – I’ll get to that in a minute. I...

Feb 7 2014, 12:27pm CST

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Neuroscience is full of urban myths that have latched on to the collective consciousness and stuck there. It’s not just the obv...

Jan 7 2014, 1:56pm CST

December 2014 Options Now Available For iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA)

December 2014 Options Now Available For iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA)

Investors in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (AMEX: EFA) saw new options become available today, for the December 2014 expiration....

Dec 20 2013, 10:56am CST

Billionaires fund $3 Million Science Breakthrough Awards

Billionaires Fund $3 Million Science Breakthrough Awards

Several world-class billionaires such as Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin have funded a series of awards. They will be given to...

Dec 14 2013, 10:29am CST

Winklevoss Twins Plan Bitcoin Fund

Winklevoss Twins Plan Bitcoin Fund

Winklevoss Twins try to make a fund for Bitcoins. They filed documents with the SEC beginning of the week....

Jul 3 2013, 9:03am CDT

Hedge Fund Manager Daniel Loeb Calls for Sony Breakup

Hedge Fund Manager Daniel Loeb Calls for Sony Breakup

An American Hedge Fund manager, Daniel Loeb, is calling for Sony breakup....

May 14 2013, 8:50am CDT

Mobile Game Developer TinyCo launches $5 Million Fund for iOS and Android Game

Mobile Game Developer TinyCo launches $5 Million Fund for iOS and Android Game Developers

Andreessen Horowitz-backed TinyCo uses a good chunk of their recent $18 million funding round to invest in game developers - up...

May 25 2011, 7:41am CDT

Google Ventures Venture Capital Fund launched

Google Ventures Venture Capital Fund launched

Google announces Google Ventures, Google's new venture capital fund. Google wants to support innovation and encourage promising...

Mar 31 2009, 3:00am CDT

Adobe and Nokia announce USD 10 million Open Screen Project fund

Today Adobe and Nokia announced a $10 million Open Screen Project fund designed to help developers create applications and serv...

Feb 16 2009, 4:06am CST

$150m BlackBerry Partners Fund goes against $100m Apple iFund

$150m BlackBerry Partners Fund goes against $100m Apple iFund

RIM and Thomson Reuters today announced plans to launch the BlackBerry Partners Fund, a US$150 million venture capital fund, to...

May 12 2008, 12:46am CDT

UK gov't helps fund OLED technology

About £1.6 million is on its way to three UK organizations, courtesy of the government. It's to help the country develop and b...

May 24 2007, 1:00am CDT