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In Second Opinion, Don Sterling vows he will never sell the L.A. Clippers, the first man to buy Marijuana legally in Washington says he was fired from his job and Marc Andreessen’s first six months on Twitter were epic.


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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In Second Opinion, we have Biz Stone’s seven secrets for starting and leading a successful business, Amazon’s Fire Phone will be available July 25 and the new iMac is $200 cheaper but will have a slower processor.


peHUB Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Oracle is near a deal to by Micros Systems, Amazon is expected to announced its smartphone tomorrow and a pawn shop for sneakers opens in Harlem.


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In Second Opinion, Harvard is a great school but a lousy investor, Google pays $500 mln for Skybox Imaging, Amazon plans to launch a marketplace for local services and whether Britney Spears is a feminist role model.

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, Sallie Krawcheck has launched the first-ever woman focused mutual fund, Medtronic is considering a takeover of Smith & Nephew and today is the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre.


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In Second Opinion, Apple is investing $400 mln equity into Beats Electronics, potential bidders for the L.A. Clippers must get their offers in today by 5 p.m. ET and five myths about retirement. R.I.P. Maya Angelou.


peHUB Second Opinion

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!

First Read April 1

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This Tuesday morning read all about corporates filling the venture funding gap, UTIMCO’s success with young love and a new fund placement business for i-bank.


peHUB Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Amazon same-day delivery is available in San Francisco, New York City wants to use its aging pay phone infrastructure to build a citywide WiFi network and AT&T is considering buying DirecTV.


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In Second Opinion, RadiumOne’s abusive CEO needs to go, the bankruptcy filing from Energy Future Holdings could come as early as Monday evening, Amazon’s new smartphone will have a unique wireless data plan and Netflix is coming to cable.


peHUB Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Jet Blue is open to charging for first checked bags next year, Facebook is buying ProtoGeo, Amazon is testing its own delivery network and Vic Gundotra, who launched Google+ in 2011, has quit.


peHUB Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, PE-backed companies are borrowing money to pay dividends like it’s 2007, Y Combinator boosts its payout to startups, WhatsApp hits 500 million users and Happy Earth day!

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