A weekly recap of some of the most interesting venture capital deals, funds and start-ups.
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This prototype developed by DARPA is called the Sea Hunter and will track enemy submarines.
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A quick look at public information on the companies raises a host of other concerns.
Read more: Three tiny stocks with same CEO suspended by SEC for questionable cryptocurrency announcements
The role of social media in the election has been a specter for Silicon Valley.
Read more: Indictment: Russia’s political disinformation group had about 80 tech employees
In a sentiment-driven market like bitcoin, key price levels such as $10,000 appear to attract new investors and help the price.
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Alphabet’s cloud business has acquired Xively from LogMeIn in a bid to strengthen its offering for working with connected devices.
Read more: Google spends million to buy a division of LogMeIn that lets companies manage smart devices
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission joined other regulators sounding the alarm on “pump-and-dump” cryptocurrency investing schemes.
Read more: U.S. regulator warns of ‘pump-and-dump’ cryptocurrency frauds
J.P. Morgan alerted clients to two biotech companies that it believes could outperform peers in the next year.
Read more: JP Morgan upgrades two biotech companies amid ‘optimistic’ outlook
Boeing is undeterred by all the buzz around SpaceX and its founder Elon Musk.
Read more: Elon Musk and SpaceX are ‘adding energy to the space market,’ Boeing CEO says