One in five pairs of shoes sit unworn in the average woman’s closet. So, why not sell these unused, or slightly used, pairs to someone who will wear them?
That’s the view of Scott Van Valkenburgh, co-founder of Luxury Shoe Club,... Read more »
Semiconductor maker Broadcom, which ended its effort to buy competitor Qualcomm earlier this year, has a new target: New York-based business software maker CA Technologies.
For most patients—and for many drug developers—healthcare reimbursement policies can present a daunting maze of restrictions and uncertainties.
But for some tech companies, those policies can be accelerants that boost the chances that new products will be adopted. That’s the case... Read more »
A week after seven biotechs went public, setting a new record for the Nasdaq, five more life sciences companies have joined the club. The latest crop continued the positive momentum for life sciences offerings, as the group either met or... Read more »
When President Trump signed legislation last month allowing seriously ill patients the “right to try” unapproved drugs without FDA oversight, he voiced a bold prediction: Within two weeks, he said, drug companies would announce “voluntary massive drops in prices.”
Asked for... Read more »
In a bid to differentiate itself from the crowd of cybersecurity companies offering network monitoring services, Carlsbad, CA-based Proficio said it has developed a risk-scoring system that assesses its customers’ network security controls. In addition to highlighting each customer’s vulnerabilities to... Read more »
When Cathy Polinsky became chief technology officer of Stitch Fix in late 2016, she knew one of the San Francisco-based company’s key challenges was continually refining its core software algorithm to make sure customers received the right tailored suggestions in their... Read more »
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) announced Thursday that CEO Brian Krzanich has resigned in the wake of the company’s recent discovery that he had been involved in a past consensual relationship with an Intel employee.
The relationship violated Intel’s non-fraternization policy—the finding... Read more »
Managing Director, DaggerBoard Advisors
Professor of Computer Graphics, UC San Diego
Managing Director, Enterprise Partners
Chief of Genetics, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Professor, Laboratory of Genetics, Salk Institute
Associate Vice Chancellor, UCSD
Founding Director of Calit2
Founder, Avalon Ventures
Senior health advisor for Esri
Co-Founder and CEO, Arena Pharmaceuticals
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