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NBA's Carmelo Anthony joins the VC crowd

The New York Knicks small forward teams up with former NBC executive Stuart Goldfarb to create the investment firm M7 Tech Partners.

By July 21, 2014

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VC funding hits $13.88B in Q2, highest point since 2001

Total venture funding goes gangbusters in the second quarter with companies like Airbnb, Pinterest, Uber, and Lyft raising billions.

By July 10, 2014

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VC: Apple has largely lost its 'mojo'

Former Facebooker Chamath Palihapitiya says Apple is merely producing more of the same and is "screwed."

By May 22, 2014

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VC Fred Wilson: Apple won't rule tech in 2020

The venture capitalist says the top tech companies in six years will be Facebook, Google, and "one that we've never heard of."

By May 5, 2014

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NASA spots Washington mudslide from space

Satellite shots from the Earth Observatory show the stunning scope of the mudslide that claimed lives and homes in the remote town of Oso, Wash.

By March 26, 2014

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New $20 million VC fund targets hot hardware startups

San Francisco's Lemnos Lab is aiming to fund some of the hottest startups in robotics, aerospace, connected devices, and other fields. Already its portfolio companies have raised $35 million in funding.

By March 26, 2014

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USS Washington avoids the ax -- for now (pictures)

The ship is part of an aging class of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers in the US Navy that may soon be on the way out due to budgetary pressures.

11 Images February 7, 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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Famous VC: I meant what I said. Criticizing the rich is like Nazism

Tom Perkins, partner emeritus of Kleiner Perkins, says in an e-mail to Bloomberg that he really meant what some feared he'd said to the Wall Street Journal -- that criticizing the rich is akin to Nazism.

By January 26, 2014

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Hackers hit Washington Post for second time in three years

Employee usernames and passwords were accessed in latest hack, which the company suspected of originating in China.

By December 18, 2013