Here’s the latest action:

Pierre Lamond’s departure from Sequoia: It’s complicated — The famed venture capitalist left top investing firm Sequoia Capital earlier this week to join fellow investor Vinod Khosla — but his defection doesn’t appear to have been as amicable as it first appeared, and the relationship between Lamond and Khosla is still being sifted out, according to peHUB.

A bad new record
— It’s official, the market has fallen further and faster than it did in the Great Depression.

Facebook terms of service debate not affecting growth — While a substantial number of Facebook users read the revised terms after the changes were extensively covered by the media last month — and the number of deactivations increased — Compete finds that overall growth has continued upward.

WiMax company Clearwire doesn’t see profits anytime soon
— The company, which is trying to roll out the wireless broadband technology called WiMax, discusses its continuing losses here.

Jason Calacanis, founder of search engine site Mahalo, hired a hacker-felon by mistake — But he defends his decision
— More on his blog and Techmeme.

Blogger Robert Scoble out at Fast Company — He’s in the middle of negotiating something else, he says.

Sumner Redstone subpoenaed over suspect Midway Games bankruptcy dealings — Court documents here.

Zoho releases version 2.0 of its word processing software
— The company talks about the changes here.

Facebook loses a business development leader — Gawker has the scoop.

MySpace, PhotoBucket see traffic drop — Hitwise has more.


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