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Highlights of the event included keynotes and panels with tech innovators Mary Meeker, general partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers; Angie Hicks, founder and CMO, Angie's List; Craig Kielburger, Free The Children and Me To We cofounder; and top executives from DocuSign customers Allergan, Cox, Hewlett-Packard, Iron Mountain, Lennar, LinkedIn, ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
Wall Street Journal
From Analog Politics to Digital VC With General Colin Powell
General Colin Powell became a venture capitalist after leaving public life and realizing one morning that his wife of 51 years, Alma, wasn't just going to let him stay at home and sit around with nothing to do.
EdgeSpring Raises $11 Mln
EdgeSpring said on Thursday that it raised a total of $11 million in financing including a $9 million series A from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Lightspeed Ventures .
Data Center Knowledge
PernixData Raises $20 Million for Software-Defined Storage
PernixData closes on $20 million round . Software-defined storage platform company PernixData announced the close of an over-subscribed $20 million Series B financing.
Tue May 14, 2013
News On Women
Watch Julie Uhrman, Founder and CEO of Ouya, talk about her startup...
Watch Julie Uhrman, Founder and CEO of Ouya, talk about her startup which just raised $15 million in new Funding.
A top venture capital firm hits a rough patch
As we discussed yesterday, venture capital is one of the few asset classes or types of investment where we see persistence of outperformance .
Silicon Alley Insider
This Fuel Cell Startup Has Now Raised $1.1 Billion
Silicon Valley venture capitalists like to crow that it's now cheaper than ever to establish a startup company.
Mon May 13, 2013
Bloom Energy fundraising passes $1B
Fuel cell maker Bloom Energy has raised another $130 million, according to Fortune Magazine's Dan Primack , bringing the company's total fundraising to $1.1 billion.
Software out, hardware start-ups in Software out, hardware start-ups...
Software companies are so last decade. Instead, venture capitalists are looking to hardware companies for investment opportunities and the next big wave of innovation.
Thu May 09, 2013
5 Things Your First Investors Must Bring to the Table
The best angels and VCs offer more than just money. Here's what to look for as you shop around.
Waze Sale Would Give Boost to Kleiner Perkins; BlueRun Positioned for Biggest ROI
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers , which has been taking heat in the press of late, could get a lift if Facebook acquires mobile navigation app maker Waze , as is being reported today.
Venture Capital Guru John Doerr of Kleiner Perkins Caufield Discusses the Business of Venture ...
John Doerr is a general partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and the best-known venture capitalist in the world.
Ouya raises $15M from Kleiner Perkins and Mayfield, delays launch to June 25
Ouya is just a kind on the block alongside the game consoles from Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony.
OUYA's release date gets pushed back three weeks, button defect fixed
Early backer units of the OUYA had a small problem. It seems the buttons on the controller would sometimes get stuck under the faceplate.
Ouya games console follows Kickstarter funding with $15m VC round
Ouya made the games industry sit up when it raised $8.6m on Kickstarter in 2012 to make and launch an Android -based games console.
Google Wallet chief leaves the company
"We can confirm that Osama Bedier has decided to leave Google this year to pursue other opportunities," said spokesman Nate Tyler.
Wed May 08, 2013
An Inside Look At Silicon Valley's Greatest Game
For decades, the air of secrecy that surrounded one of Silicon Valley's most successful venture capital firms was simply called 'the Kleiner mystique.' But times have changed - thanks to the influence of newbie VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, which has marketed itself to extraordinary success.
The "Goracle" - Mr. Cap & Trade and Inventor of the ...
It's a treadmill, but a glorious one. And, of course, he's also gotten very, very rich, another CEO credential.
Founder Stories: Mailbox's Gentry Underwood on Steering the Ship
Last week at Disrupt NY, I took the stage with Gentry Underwood , Founder and CEO of Mailbox, to talk about the challenges of being a first time founder.
Top Women in Venture Capital
This year, three women made the Midas List-Jenny Lee at GGV Capital , Mary Meeker at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers , and Theresia Gouw at Accel Partners .