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Can bitcoins catch on with consumers? This VC's betting on it

Silicon Valley investor Adam Draper is refocusing his accelerator program solely on bitcoin, in hopes of taking the currency mainstream.

By November 21, 2014

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Steve Jurvetson's personal Apollo collection (photos)

Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson engages his fascination for the Apollo program by amassing a unique collection of artifacts, including one that was on the moon. And a piece of it.

21 Images By February 7, 2012

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How to record phone calls

Whether you're conducting an interview or just want to capture a bad customer-service call for posterity, these are your options.

By August 20, 2014

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​Venture capitalist Tim Draper revealed as mystery Bitcoin hoarder

The Silicon Valley investor plans to help emerging markets with the nearly 30k bitcoins bought from the Silk Road auction.

By July 2, 2014

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Riding in a Tesla Model S with Steve Jurvetson

Tesla's new Model S has renewed enthusiasm in the electric vehicle market. Sumi Das rides with VC Steve Jurvetson to talk about the twists, the turns and the drama behind owning the first brand-new Tesla S.

By July 19, 2012

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Richard Branson: I would have started my businesses with Indiegogo (Q&A)

The Virgin Group founder invests in the crowdfunding startup. "I certainly would have tried" Indiegogo, he tells CNET.

By May 22, 2014

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Alibaba leads $280M investment in messaging service Tango

The next episode of messaging services' hot streak, app Tango gets a $280 million investment led by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and surpasses its 200 millionth registered user.

By March 19, 2014

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VC Tim Draper: Maybe US will end up with 60 states

High-profile venture capitalist says his plan to split California into six different states could get other states thinking the same thing.

By February 24, 2014

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Planet Labs raises $52 million to launch a swarm of satellites

A second round of funding will help pay for "Flock 1," a group of 28 diminutive satellites set to launch this month to supply customers with images of Earth.

By December 18, 2013

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Google: self-driving cars safer than professional drivers

Google has said that its data reveals self-driving cars are safer than any human driver on the road.

By October 27, 2013