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Particle lays off 10% of staff and co-founder departs after ‘turbulent period’

San Francisco-based startup Particle was one of the rising stars in the Internet of Things space, raising more than $81 million to date on the promise of helping to manage and secure the next generati

IoT security startup Particle raises $40M in Series C

Particle, a platform for Internet of Things devices, has raised $40 million in its latest round of funding. Qualcomm Ventures and Energy Impact Partners led the Series C raise, with backing from exist

Particle brings an LTE cellular model to market for networked devices working off of 2G and 3G

Particle, a developer of networking hardware and software for connected devices, has released an LTE-enabled module for product developers. The new device specifically targets folks whose devices were

Line, the newly public messaging app, has funded at least 9 U.S. startups

Line, the popular Japanese messaging service that went public last week on both the NYSE and in Japan, partnered on a fund a couple of years ago with the New York-based venture firm Collaborative Fund

Cry Us A River: Timberlake Bails On His Own SF Party To Go Dress Up As Sean Parker

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/Screen-shot-2009-09-30-at-9.59.20-PM-215x140.png" width="215" height="140" />So, Justin Timberlake was supposed to be at a party tomorrow nigh

'Particle' Roars Out Of Stealth With Three New Products, And Justin Timberlake's Blessing

<a href="http://www.particlebrand.com"><img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/picture-54.png" width="179" height="65" /></a> It isn't often that we hear about a startup look