Unlike consumer-facing 23andMe, Recombine operates through clinics and doctors.
FORTUNE -- FirstMark Capital is known for investing in consumer-facing software companies like Pinterest, Riot Games, and Aereo, as well as enterprise deals. But since Matt Turck, a former investor with Bloomberg Ventures, joined the firm one year ago, he's been looking at deals that are more out-there, related to big data and the Internet of Things. Take, for example, his latest investment: MOREErin Griffith - Mar 4, 2014 11:00 AM ET
During Peter Oppenheimer's tenure, Apple's revenue increased more than 20-fold.
FORTUNE -- You can't say Peter Oppenheimer didn't earn his keep. During his tenure as Apple's (AAPL) chief financial officer, the company's annual revenue grew from $8 billion in 2004 to $171 billion in 2013.
But he's not leaving empty handed. He earned $2.6 million in 2013, and we still remember the day four years ago that 200,000 of his Apple restricted MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 4, 2014 10:22 AM ET
How ABC, Twitter and Samsung stage-managed the world's most re-tweeted snapshot.
FORTUNE -- The photo had everything. Lights. Action. That sparkle of spontaneity. And subjects who really know how to smile for a camera.
But the moment that turned into the world's most-retweeted post -- 3.1 million and counting -- wasn't 100% spontaneous. Rather, it was the fortuitous product of a carefully planned multimillion-dollar business arrangement that served the mutual interests of MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 4, 2014 7:57 AM ET
The venture capitalist offers advice in his new book The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers.
FORTUNE -- In his new book The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers, which arrives in stores today courtesy of HarperCollins, Ben Horowitz offers his advice on building and managing a startup company.
As the co-founder of the firm Andreessen Horowitz MOREMiguel Helft, senior writer - Mar 4, 2014 6:36 AM ET
The round follows a large round of funding in 2013 and talk of an IPO.
FORTUNE -- Bonobos has hired the investment bank Allen & Company to help it raise a new round of funding, according to several sources familiar with the situation. The New York-based apparel company has been shopping the round to a number of late-stage venture firms.
The target amount for the raise could not be determined, though we MOREErin Griffith - Mar 3, 2014 9:30 PM ET
... is that they cause more investment in cybersecurity.
FORTUNE -- The normally humdrum world of IT security is heating up, and not just because of comedian Stephen Colbert's controversial closing keynote at last week's RSA Conference.
Why? As the number of large-scale cyberattacks grows, so does the number of innovative startups developing new solutions to thwart those attacks. Venture capitalists are taking notice: In 2013, they made a total 123 investments in MOREMichal Lev-Ram, writer - Mar 3, 2014 2:35 PM ET
A gathering of hundreds of women in Mountain View demonstrated that being female in the technology industry should be celebrated, not excused.
FORTUNE -- It's no secret that Silicon Valley has long been a boy's club. But with more women seeking careers in STEM -- that's science, technology, engineering, and math -- fields, a support system has emerged for female entrepreneurs.
That network was on display on Saturday when the startup accelerator Y MOREChanelle Bessette - Mar 3, 2014 11:04 AM ET
The big one -- the world's most-retweeted post -- was shot with a Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
FORTUNE -- When your only tool is a computer, to butcher Maslow's hammer law, the whole world looks like a platform war. So it was Monday, as the tech press sifted through the morning-after debris of Oscar 2014.
Exhibit No. 1: The attached photo.
It was posted on Ellen DeGeneres' Twitter account at 10:06 p.m. Sunday MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 3, 2014 10:18 AM ET
In the race to control your car's OS, Apple pulls ahead of Google and Microsoft.
FORTUNE -- Apple (AAPL) launched a major initiative at the Geneva International Motor Show Monday in what's shaping up as the next battleground -- after the desktop and the pocket phone -- in the computer platform wars: The dashboard of your car.
In a press release and live demos with a trio of big-name automakers, Apple re-released and MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 3, 2014 8:15 AM ET
A book excerpt timed to cap off an extraordinary week for Apple's low-profile CEO.
FORTUNE -- Yukari Iwatani Kane has written what is likely to be the most talked-about Apple (AAPL) book of the year.
Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs is scheduled to land on March 18, but the Wall Street Journal, which tied up first serial rights for everything including the Author's Note, began dishing it out on Saturday.
The first chunk, timed MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 2, 2014 7:03 PM ET
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