DroneBase, a drone services provider for businesses, has raised $12 million in a series B round of funding led by Union Square Ventures and Upfront Ventures, with participation from DJI, Hearst Ventures, and Pritzker Group. Founded out of Santa Monica in 2014, DroneBase is one of a number of drone companies to raise venture capital […]
In 2017, the presence of women in venture capital made feeble progress at the country's top firms. Union Square Ventures and First Round Capital were among two firms last year to take on their first female general partners. And moreShow More Summary
Stash, the micro-investing app that’s been a hit with first-time investors, announced today it has raised an additional $37.5 million in Series D funding in a round led by Union Square Ventures. Existing investors Breyer Capital, Coatue Management, Entree Capital, Goodwater Capital and Valar Ventures also participated. Show More Summary
A number of sources are reporting that an appearance from Rose McGowan at the Union Square Barnes & Noble went south.
In April 2019 the L train tunnel between Brooklyn and Manhattan will be shut down for 15 months to repair damage from Superstorm Sandy. The closure is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to modernize... To view the full story, click the title link.
Wednesday evening, on the fourth floor of the Union Square Barnes & Noble in Manhattan, a diverse crowd waited for Rose McGowan
The future of video at NBC News isn’t at 30 Rockefeller Plaza — it’s at a co-working space off Union Square. NBC Left Field, a 12-person experimental video unit, launched last July with a simple but strategically vital mandate: to experiment with new ways of reporting, producing, and delivering video news, with a special focus...
The recent City Council election and other unique political forces have dramatically complicated the approval process for a proposed 20-story tech hub at Union Square. The city’s Economic... To view the full story, click the title l...
Remarkable how the cameras always seem to find Ben Affleck and girlfriend Lindsay Shookus! The couple was spotted yet again in New York City this week, doing some shopping at a sports store near Union Square. Read more| Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Union Square’s newest brewery is almost here, history in tow Remnant Brewing’s soon-to-be taproom is a bit chaotic right now. The Somerville space is still very much an active work site, with workers drifting in and out as they take measurements and consult blueprints. Show More Summary
An exclusive bottle club kicks off what could be a banner year for the Somerville brewery Somerville — Union Square, in particular — is shaping up to be a hotbed for drinking and dining, whether it be the impending opening of an ax-throwing bar or the almost unbelievable lineup of businesses gracing the forthcoming Bow Market. Show More Summary
Making it work since 1952 Operated by the Spector family since 1952, Britex Fabrics had to pack up their vivid bolts of fabric and leave Union Square—or so it was reported in 2016. Today the beloved fabric store returns, one block away...Show More Summary
Apple kicked off its Today at Apple program in retail stores last year and continues to expand it. In addition to its normal classes, Apple recently announced that it will be holding a “Music Lab” session in at its Union Square location in San Francisco with Wu-Tang Clan frontman RZA… more…
Wu-Tang Clan frontman RZA - one of the most acclaimed artists in hip-hop history - will host a free Music Lab session at Apple's Union Square store in San Francisco later this month.
Detectives have arrested a man they say fatally mowed down a chef near Union Square, police said Wednesday.
Good morning everyone. A few weeks ago, my girlfriend and I had the pleasure of staying at the King George Hotel in the heart of San Francisco's Union Square. The hotel is part of the Greystone Hotel Group which has a few boutiqueShow More Summary
A year ago the Hilton San Francisco Union Square double charged guests checking out on a single day. A few days later they corrected the problem by double-refunding guest credit cards. So those guests weren’t charged for their stay. These two countervailing errors, generating four credit card transactions, sat for a year. Show More Summary
Through a bullhorn to cut through the hum of holiday shoppers, some forty people rallied in New York City's Union Square Friday night in support and solidarity for Ahed Tamimi, the 16-year-old Palestinian girl arrested by Israeli soldiers during a December 19th pre-dawn raid of her family’s home in the occupied West Bank village of Nabi Saleh. Show More Summary
Union Square Advisors is a boutique investment bank focused on tech companies. Now in its 10th year, the firm keeps tabs on all the unicorns roaming the world and primarily works on transactions in the $1 billion neighborhood. Founder...Show More Summary
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