Scott McNealy

Type: Person
Name: Scott McNealy (Scott G. McNealy)
Title: Cofounder, chairman, and chief executive officer
Organization: Sun Microsystems
Date of Birth: 13/11/1954
Place of Birth: Columbus, Indiana
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Scott McNealy
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

San Francisco-based Startup WHILL Closes Series A Funding Round; Reaches $11 Million from 500 Startups, Sun Systems Co-Founder Scott McNealy and Top Japanese Investors

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHILL, Inc. a San Francisco based start-up that makes the world's first personal mobility devices with All Direction 4WD, announced today that it has closed $11 million in Series A funding. The investment ... [Published Auto & Transportation - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Whill Raises $11 Million Series A for High-Performance ‘Wheelchair’

Whill has developed an omnidirectional four-wheel-drive mobility device.Whill Don’t call it a wheelchair. It is an “omnidirectional four-wheel-drive mobility device” designed and built by veterans of the automotive industry. The company behind it, ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 5 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

The Daily Startup: Google’s Drone Effort Lifting Venture Investors’ Hopes

Google’s Project Wing droneAssociated Press The commitment to drone technology by major U.S. corporations is great news for startups and investors who will need their help to sway regulators over the next few years. First, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 4 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

The power of anonymity lies in the freedom it grants

Last weekend I encountered one of the literary world’s shyest and best-beloved creatures – in front of 600 devotees. It would hardly be fair to describe the friendly and funny Haruki Murakami, whom I interviewed on stage during the Edinburgh International ... [Published The Independent - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Road to Wells Fargo’s “Startup Accelerator”

Steve Ellis’ technological epiphany came during a speech years ago at a payments conference. Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems, was speaking about what he saw as the banking industry’s digital future, about how nearly all financial assets ... [Published ABA Banking Online - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

23 Tech Rock Stars Who Went To Harvard

By | Business Insider  –Harvard University is one of the most prestigious and well-known schools in the world.Its undergraduate program had an acceptance rate of just 6% last year, while its Business School was ranked No. 1 in the country.Not surprisingly, ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

'Let's Be Cops' Campaign Feeds Twitter Blurbs Into TV Ads (Exclusive)

Who needs critics?20th Century Fox is pulling upbeat bon mots from Twitter about “Let’s Be Cops” — the goofy buddy-cop comedy picture that bows Aug. 13 — into TV ads, in what’s believed to be the first such marketing campaign of its kind.The studio is ... [Published Variety - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

Why I Switched To Adblock Plus (And You Should, Too)

It's been years since I last saw a Google ad. I know they're supposed to fill the white space to the right of my search results, but for years I've used two different ad-blocking extensions to my browsers: Adblock and Adblock Plus. While both do an excellent ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Wayin nabs $13.1 mln Series C

Wayin said Wednesday that it has raised $13.1 million in Series C financing. U.S. Venture Partners led the round. Based in Denver, Wayin is a social intelligence and display firm. PRESS RELEASE DENVER, CO. – EMARGOED for 6:00 am ET July 9, 2014 ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Linux World Domination Complete: Why It's Foolish To Bet Against Open Source Communities

Ten years ago Unix claimed five the top-10 fastest computers on the planet and 44% of the overall supercomputer market. Today? Unix, the once indomitable performance powerhouse, doesn't make the top-10 list of the world's fastest computers . Heck, it ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Exclusive: Scott McNealy’s Wayin startup finds new life as social-marketing enabler

About a year ago, Sun Microsystems cofounder Scott McNealy could see that his Denver-based startup Wayin needed to change its focus. The company had built a social networking site where people could participate in social polls about everything from ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 2 reports

Ronald Bailey Reviews a Welcome to the Naked Future

ifatma "You havezero privacy anyway. Get over it," declared tech guru Scott McNealyback in 1999. Fifteen years later McNealy's statement is no longerfactually controversial. We all give up gigabytes of personalinformation to Facebook, Foursquare, Google, ... [Published REASON Online - Jun 08 2014]

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San Francisco-based Startup WHILL Closes Series... [Published Auto & Transportation - 1 hour ago]
The Daily Startup: Google’s Drone Effort Liftin... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 4 hours ago]
Whill Raises $11 Million Series A for High-Perf... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 5 hours ago]
The power of anonymity lies in the freedom it g... [Published The Independent - Aug 29 2014]
Road to Wells Fargo’s “Startup Accelerator” [Published ABA Banking Online - Aug 29 2014]
23 Tech Rock Stars Who Went To Harvard [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Aug 28 2014]
Strong ForgeRock(R) 2014 Sales Growth Driven by... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Aug 26 2014]
How Wells Fargo Learned To Innovate Around the ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 16 2014]
'Let's Be Cops' Campaign Feeds Twitter Blurbs I... [Published Variety - Aug 07 2014]
This 2014 U.S. Open Caddie Is a Billionaire! [Published Cape Gazette - Aug 07 2014]
The Enterprise and the IoT [Published IT Business Edge - Aug 01 2014]
Why I Switched To Adblock Plus (And You Should,... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Aug 01 2014]
Why I Switched To Adblock Plus (And You Should,... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Aug 01 2014]
Enterprise Data Storage and IoT -- Time for a R... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 31 2014]
Yale, Cornell Among Schools with Most Billionai... [Published Citybizlist - Jul 31 2014]
These 11 Colleges Have Minted A Ton Of Successf... [Published Business Insider Australia - Jul 28 2014]
Wayin nabs $13.1 mln Series C [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 09 2014]
Wayin scores $13.1M in new funding to grow its ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 09 2014]
Wayin Adds $13.1 Million to Accelerate Social D... [Published Business Technology - Jul 09 2014]
Linux World Domination Complete: Why It's Fooli... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jul 01 2014]
Exclusive: Scott McNealy’s Wayin startup finds ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 01 2014]
Google reportedly acquiring video-search startu... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 24 2014]
ForgeRock takes in $30 million, promptly trash-... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 21 2014]
CNET: Silicon Valley 'Intolerance' for Faith Si... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 15 2014]
Pro Golfers Like Mickelson Hit Hole in One on I... [Published The Street Latest - Jun 13 2014]
Welcome to the Naked Future [Published REASON Online - Jun 08 2014]
Ronald Bailey Reviews a Welcome to the Naked Fu... [Published REASON Online - Jun 08 2014]
Ronald Bailey Reviews a Welcome to the Naked Fu... [Published Hit & Run - Jun 08 2014]
After the Sun (Microsystems) Sets, the Real Sto... [Published IEEE Spectrum - May 30 2014]
Ask Dr. Bitcoin: Is Bitcoin Anonymous? [Published SiliconANGLE - May 15 2014]
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The Daily Startup: Google’s Drone Effort Liftin... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 4 hours ago]
Google’s Project Wing droneAssociated Press The commitment to drone technology by major U.S. corporations is great news for startups and investors who will need their help to sway regulators over the next few years. First, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ...
Whill Raises $11 Million Series A for High-Perf... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 5 hours ago]
Whill has developed an omnidirectional four-wheel-drive mobility device.Whill Don’t call it a wheelchair. It is an “omnidirectional four-wheel-drive mobility device” designed and built by veterans of the automotive industry. The company behind it, ...
Why I Switched To Adblock Plus (And You Should,... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Aug 01 2014]
It's been years since I last saw a Google ad. I know they're supposed to fill the white space to the right of my search results, but for years I've used two different ad-blocking extensions to my browsers: Adblock and Adblock Plus. While both do an excellent ...
Wayin nabs $13.1 mln Series C [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 09 2014]
Wayin said Wednesday that it has raised $13.1 million in Series C financing. U.S. Venture Partners led the round. Based in Denver, Wayin is a social intelligence and display firm. PRESS RELEASE DENVER, CO. – EMARGOED for 6:00 am ET July 9, 2014 ...
Wayin scores $13.1M in new funding to grow its ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 09 2014]
Above: Wayin is the brainchild of Sun Microsystems co-founder and ex-CEO Scott McNealy. The  social media marketing startup Wayin says it has raised a new $13.1 million funding round. Denver-based Wayin  — brainchild of  Sun Microsystems co-founder ...
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