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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 Jul. 19, 2012

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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 Feb. 7, 2012

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Steve Jurvetson: Only investing in the unknown

If other people are investing in it, Jurvetson thinks it's passe. He keeps coming back for more tech he doesn't understand.

By Jul. 6, 2009

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Steve Jurvetson: The constant search for disruption

The managing director of venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, says he isn't concerned by the economic downturn as long as the diversity of innovation keeps up.

By May. 9, 2008

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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 Jul. 2, 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 Dec. 18, 2013

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VC turns office into Apollo museum

Another venture capitalist with a penchant for collecting old technology: Steve Jurvetson of Draper Fisher Jurvetson. His focus? Gear from NASA's Apollo era.

By Feb. 7, 2012

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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 Mar. 19, 2014

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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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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 Oct. 27, 2013