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Cannabis plant leaf (OLIVER BERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Venture Capitalists Attracted To Legalized Marijuana’s Growing Industry

The growing legal-cannabis industry is attracting Bay Area investors who want to take advantage of what they think will be a growing business.

08/11/2014

Uber Vehicle

Uber, Google Partner To Shuttle Bay Area Entrepreneurs To Meet Face-To-Face With Venture Capitalists

Hopeful entrepreneurs got a chance to pitch their ideas to venture capitalists in face-to-face meetings Wednesday when Google teamed up with ride-sharing service Uber.

04/09/2014

The Sandy Hook Promise Innovation Initiative web page. (CBS)

Sandy Hook Families Join Tech Leaders To Launch Anti-Gun Violence Initiative

Family members who lost children in the Sandy Hook school shooting gathered in San Francisco with some of the top Bay Area technology entrepreneurs and venture capitalists on Thursday, announcing an initiative with the aim of reducing gun violence through technological innovation.

03/14/2013

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