Latest Marc Andreessen Stories

2014-05-07 08:39:40

Leading venture capital firms validate need for hyper-converged enterprise data centers and software-defined storage SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxta, a developer of the VM-centric storage platform MxSP(TM) that turns standard servers into a converged compute and storage solution for virtualized environments, today announced that it has closed a $25 million Series B funding round led by new investors Tenaya Capital and Intel Capital. Existing investor Andreessen...

2014-03-21 23:03:31

The crypotocurrency convention CoinSummit will take over San Francisco on March 25-26. With an impressive list of Bitcoin all-stars that includes Marc Andreessen, Balaji Srinivasan, Naval Ravikant and Nicolas Cary, the sold-out summit will unveil the 10 major Bitcoin Startups for 2014. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Today CoinSummit announced the 10 Bitcoin startup companies it plans to include in its Startup Showcase -- a prestigious list of new Bitcoin-centered ventures...

2014-03-03 12:28:04

NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Carl C. Icahn released the following open letter to stockholders of eBay Inc. Despite having just days ago professed a desire for "honest, accurate debate" on the issues, eBay declined CNBC's offer to participate in a televised discussion with me. Then last Thursday eBay director Marc Andreessen attempted to defend his business practices to the Wall Street Journal but refused to directly address our assertions regarding his conflicts of interest....

2014-02-24 12:30:17

NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Carl C. Icahn released the following open letter to stockholders of eBay Inc. Dear Fellow eBay Stockholders, We have recently accumulated a significant position in eBay's common stock because we believe there is great long-term value in the business. However, after diligently researching this company we have discovered multiple lapses in corporate governance. These include certain material conflicts of interest, which we believe could...

Rockmelt Comes to iPad
2012-10-11 19:28:37

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A little more than 2 years ago, Tim Howes and Eric Vishria launched a new browser meant to compliment today´s social leanings, incorporating messaging, sharing, RSS and, of course, Facebook and Twitter. With help from popular start-up backer Marc Andreessen, co-founder of Netscape, Rockmelt was born and has earned itself some 4 million users in its early years. However, in the competitive world of browsers and All Things...

Word of the Day
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'