Fast Company Names KPCB Companies "The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies 2012"

#2 – Facebook: For 800 millions to share

#3 – Google: For expanding its hit lineup

#4 – Amazon: For playing the long game

#5 – Square: For making magic out of the mercantile

#6 – Twitter: For amplifying the global dialogue

#18 – Jawbone: For rocking the mobile lifestyle

#25 – Genentech: For making targeted genetics-based cancer therapies

#26 – LegalZoom: For bringing tech and accessibility to the hidebound legal industry

#42 – SoundCloud: For giving the internet a voice

#46 – Amyris: For driving biofuels into the mainstream