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October 8, 2004 | From Bloomberg News
Stewart Alsop, a venture capitalist with New Enterprise Associates, said he planned to leave the largest U.S. venture capital firm at year's end. "I am going to see if I can design a working life for myself that is focused entirely on working with a few early-stage companies, whether that is in a smaller partnership or something more individualized," Alsop, 52, wrote in an e-mail to the firm's staff. The e-mail was confirmed by New Enterprise Associates.
BUSINESS
January 4, 1995 | JULIE PITTA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Is Apple Computer's glass half empty or half full? That perennial question presents itself starkly at this week's Macworld show. Many in the Apple community are brimming with optimism. The Power Macintosh, introduced last spring, has sold well, and there will be scores of new software programs written specifically for the speedy machine on display this week. "The Power Macintosh has arrived," said Mark Hall, editor of Macweek, a trade newspaper.
BUSINESS
August 30, 1988 | From a Times Staff Writer
Atari Corp. has sued the former management and financial advisers of Federated Group, charging that they intentionally overstated the consumer electronics retailer's assets by more than $43 million. The result, Atari said, is that it paid too much to buy Federated last October. The purchase price was $6.25 a share, or $67.3 million. Atari's lawsuit, filed Friday in U.S. District Court in San Jose, stated "that Atari would not have entered into the merger agreement to pay $6.
BUSINESS
May 15, 2000 | From Associated Press
In the latest display of corporate clout in the venture capital arena, a division of Chase Manhattan Bank invested the most money in entrepreneurial companies during the first three months of the year. New York-based Chase Capital's venture capital investments totaled $289 million during the three-month period ended March 31, according to PricewaterhouseCooper's quarterly "Money Tree" survey, scheduled to be released today.
BUSINESS
July 15, 1989 | JONATHAN WEBER, Times Staff Writer
Compaq Computer, the nation's No. 3 personal computer maker, said Friday that it had reached a broad patent-sharing agreement with archrival IBM that includes a key new technology. Analysts suggested that the agreement, under negotiation since 1987, represents an effort by Compaq to keep its options open in case it decides to use IBM's design for a personal computer's internal data pathway.
BUSINESS
May 21, 1991 | JONATHAN WEBER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Apple Computer said Monday that it will cut its 15,600-person work force by about 10% this year and take a restructuring charge as part of an effort to improve its sagging profitability. Most of the cuts, which will affect all departments, will be in the form of layoffs in the current fiscal quarter, Apple said. The company will also relocate and consolidate functions as part of the cost cutting.
NEWS
January 4, 1998 | MICHAEL J. YBARRA
If you're a bibliophile, nothing beats going into your favorite bookseller and having a clerk who knows your reading habits suggest a tome or two that you're sure to love. Now you don't even have to leave home to get such personalized help. Cyber book purveyor Amazon.
BUSINESS
March 4, 1992 | JONATHAN WEBER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Seeking to dispel growing fears that its flagship Macintosh computer is taking a back seat while it focuses on newer technologies, Apple Computer laid out ambitious plans Tuesday for enhancing the Mac's basic software with new communications, graphics and customization capabilities.
BUSINESS
October 26, 1991 | JONATHAN WEBER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In an unexpected move that left analysts and industry executives groping for words, Compaq Computer's board fired company co-founder and Chief Executive Joseph R. (Rod) Canion late Thursday and replaced him with Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Eckhard Pfeiffer. Canion, 46, has been a fixture of the personal computer industry since founding Compaq in 1982 and quickly making it the fastest-growing company in U.S. business history and the world's third-largest PC vendor.
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