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VC-backed Deliv taps Amazon’s Helms to head delivery operations

Deliv said Wednesday that it has hired Jeff Helms to head its delivery operations. Previously, Helms worked at Amazon where he launched its first logistics delivery stations in North America. Headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., Deliv is a provider of same-day delivery services. Its backers include Upfront Ventures and RPM Ventures.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shows off his company's new smartphone, the Fire Phone, in Seattle, Washington
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Zhang, whose son was killed by soldiers at the Tiananmen Square in 1989, holds a picture of her son after journalists were turned away, at the window of her home in Beijing
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In Second Opinion, Don Sterling has authorized his wife, Shelly, to sell the L.A. Clippers, Google is close to buying Skybox Imaging for $1 bln and Brian Williams has snagged an interview with Edward Snowden. Happy Memorial Day, everyone!

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