Startup Nextdoor teams up with S.F. department of emergency management
 
Posted: 16 Apr 2014, 9:54 pm
Nextdoor, the San Francisco startup that connects neighbors to each other and has secured over $100 million in funding, will announce an official partnership with the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management today. The partnership began on a trial basis last fall, as reported by the Business Times. Nextdoor has 180 communities on its network in San Francisco, representing 99% of the neighborhoods in the city, according to the company. The network allows users to access a closed network?

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One Medical Group raises $40 million in new funding
 
Posted: 16 Apr 2014, 7:37 pm
One Medical Group, the tech-savvy San Francisco-based primary care group led by Dr. Tom Lee, has raised another $40 million in funding this week, in a round led by the Redmile Group. That gives it a new total of $117 million, after nabbing $77 million in multiple rounds of prior venture funding. Lee, who earlier co-founded Epocrates, is One Medical's founder, CEO and thought leader? and an emerging voice in Bay Area and national health care discussions and debates. The roughly 150-doctor group?

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Zoosk files for an IPO date, seeking $100 million
 
Posted: 16 Apr 2014, 6:54 pm
Zoosk, the online dating platform, filed Wednesday for an up to $100 million initial public stock offering. Founded in 2007, Zoosk had $178 million in sales last year, up 63 percent over 2012, and a loss of $2.6 million, down from $20.7 million in 2012. It plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ZSK. Zoosk said it had 26 million members on Dec. 31, up from 18 million a year earlier. Paying subscribers grew from approximately 483,000 to approximately 650,000 over the same?

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Lending Club has big news coming Thursday: Will it be the IPO?
 
Posted: 16 Apr 2014, 6:02 pm
Lending Club said Wednesday afternoon that it has "big company news" to share with the world Thursday morning. The company isn't saying what the big news is, although it appears to merit two conference call offerings Thursday morning with CEO Renaud Laplanche. Some expect it to involve the company's much-anticipated initial public offering. Whatever the company has to say, the world will be listening, given the company's success in building a peer-to-peer lending platform. Since opening its doors?

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