Innovaccer nabs $11 million from Microsofts VC arm to give doctors a better window into patient health

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Cracking the silos of digital health records promises to bring better care to patients by better informing doctors, according to Abhinav Shashank, the chief executive officer of San Francisco-based startup Innovaccer. Shashank’s company is just wrapping up a $35 million round of financing with a new $11 million commitment from Microsoft’s investment arm M12 (formerly […]


Twitter and Salesforce CEOs bicker over who is helping the homeless more

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How much have you given Marc Benioff asked Jack Dorsey as the two sparred over proposed tax to assist those on the streets The CEOs of two of the worlds most prominent tech companies got into an online spat on Friday over who was doing the most to address homelessness. The Salesforce CEO, Marc Benioff, […]


Peep the future of distributed ledgers with the leaders of Hyperledger, Parity Technologies and Tradeshift

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As cryptocurrencies emerge from the speculative bloodletting of the past months, believers in the promise of distributed ledger technologies for business and consumer applications are casting about for what comes next. On our stage at Disrupt San Francisco we’ll be welcoming some of the leading thinkers in how distributed ledgers can create an entirely new […]


Bird, Lime and Spin receive cease-and-desist letters from SF City Attorney

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San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Bird, Lime and Spin for operating their shared electric scooter programs in San Francisco. “Despite previous warnings, your company LimeBike (“Lime”) has continued to operate an unpermitted motorized scooter rental program in the City and County of San Francisco (the “City”), creating a […]


Landlord troubles: rich San Franciscans in uproar after their private street is sold

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Residents of one of the citys most exclusive neighborhoods got a surprise taste of its infamous housing woes after their private road was sold at auction For most San Franciscans accustomed to being at the whims of speculators in a move to Los Angeles or public auction of tax-defaulted properties in April 2015. The pair […]