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When Tom Perkins, co-founder of Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, was at school he wanted to grow up and become a TV repairman.
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Almost exactly a year ago I wrote a post Your Words Should Match Your Actions . It was a generic rant that resulted from me watching a couple of VCs blow up their reputations with entrepreneurs I know because of how they treated them.
The good folks at the new Beijing and San Francisco-based startup Landscape Mobile have launched Sight today, an app that makes it easier to organize articles on mobile devices.
Vidyo CEO Ofer Shapiro says his company has been taking in revenue for six years, enough time for many companies to start funding operations with sales alone.
My unlikely journey of launching an ad-tech startup is almost a Dickensonian tale, with false starts, misfires and more disasters than most ventures can be expected to survive.
A company that started out as a kind of social network for hip-hop fans to discuss the meaning of their favorite song lyrics, RapGenius , raised $40 million in Series B funding from Andreessen Horowitz and Dan Gilbert, according to company co-founders and a blog post from Ben Horowitz.
A report from CoinDesk shows increased quarterly investment from venture capitalist - and that's not including this week's $20 million announcement from Xapo.
Since it sprouted in Boston just after World War II, some things haven't changed about the venture capital business: the desire for outsized returns, the constant hunt for promising startups, the framed documents celebrating stock offerings and acquisitions, and the long conference tables around which partners gather each Monday to debate which ... (more)
New Enterprise Associates, where National Venture Capital Association Chairman Scott Sandell is general partner, was the most active venture firm in U.S. investments in the first half.
The founder of GetJar Inc., an app store that was acquired earlier this year, has created a new fund to back 20 Eastern European startups a year, Venture Capital Dispatch has learned.
Dutch software firm Exact Holding said it had been approached by parties about a possible takeover, after Reuters reported that private equity funds including Apax and KKR were eyeing a buyout of the firm.
Cherokee Investment Partners, Ridgemont Equity Partners and Pamlico Capital are North Carolina's largest venture-capital firms, each with about $2 billion under management.
It's important for marketers to be aware of the details of the venture capital world before they consider taking a job at a start-up, so here is a primer on VC funding for marketers.
Healthcare venture capital funding swung from a decline in the first quarter to a five-quarter high in the second quarter with medical devices accounting for the lion's share of VC funding.
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A look at the hottest deals, business moves and upstart entrepreneurs for July 10 from around the country, as reported by The Business Journals and other local business publications.
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