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2014-07-10 16:22:10

Innovative power electronics solution for large-scale solar installations developed by Stanford freshmen SAN FRANCISCO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- seedchange announced that Dragonfly Systems has agreed to be acquired by a leading manufacturer of solar power systems. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Dragonfly Systems is the first company to complete its funding round on the seedchange platform. Dragonfly began working with seedchange, an online platform for early...

2014-06-18 08:32:57

Founding team from BlackRock, Wall Street and Silicon Valley SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- seedchange today announced the launch of an innovative investing platform. The platform gives investors - for the first time - efficient, transparent access to early-stage companies vetted by a registered broker-dealer and presented the way investors are accustomed to evaluating opportunities. "We're doing for early-stage investing what exchange-traded funds (ETFs) did for other...

Yahoo, Facebook In Settlement Talks Over Patent Infringement Lawsuit
2012-06-21 09:34:10

Yahoo and Facebook are in settlement discussions over a high-profile patent-infringement lawsuit filed by Yahoo in March against the social networking site, according to court documents. “The parties are currently engaged in settlement negotiations to resolve this dispute. The parties believe that a further extension will facilitate settlement,” said Yahoo attorney Kevin Smith in an amendment filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California....

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.