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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: 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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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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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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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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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 Feb. 24, 2014

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VCs' next big things: Big data, drugs, and education

Five of the most influential tech investors, including Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman, highlight their top 10 trends for the next five years during a panel discussion.

By May. 23, 2012

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Valley VC learns to embrace government

Famous venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson avoided politics--as long as he could. Now dealing with the feds is a job skill.

By Dec. 22, 2009

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Startup Secret No. 29: Who's your Robin?

You need help. As in, a co-founder. Not to buttress your skills, but to set up a company culture that's more open to the exchange of ideas.

By Feb. 1, 2012