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Silicon Valley VCs still clueless when it comes to women

Commentary: Mike Moritz, one of the most influential venture capitalists in tech, suggests that it's women's fault they can't get ahead. He says there's a pipeline problem. I've got an easy fix.

By December 7, 2015

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VCs Doerr and Khosla on gov't snooping: It's a tradeoff

Tech luminaries Vinod Khosla, John Doerr, offer measured support for government surveillance programs meant to bolster national security.

By September 11, 2013

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Online payment company Stripe raises $80M in financing

Led by a list of prominent VCs, the new round of funding gives the 4-year-old company a valuation of $1.75 billion.

By January 22, 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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Nest inches closer to $150M finance round on $2B valuation

The company's venture round will be led by DST Global, according to Recode's Kara Swisher. Other VCs, including Google Ventures and Shasta Ventures, will also join the round.

By January 2, 2014

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In the social media era, even VCs need personal brands

Social media has turned some VCs into rock stars. It's one of the best things that's ever happened to venture capital.

By August 2, 2012

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Corporate VCs still have love for the Golden State

The venture capital arms of corporations favor investing in California, where tech businesses received $657 million from corporate VCs in the first quarter, according to a new report.

By June 28, 2012

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And, poof, the Winklevoss twins become VCs

It actually seems like a sensible career trajectory, given they're worth too much to do much else.

By April 27, 2012

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VCs to Congress: Antipiracy bill will 'chill' tech investment

Some well-known venture capitalists ask lawmakers to reconsider support for Pro IP Act, a bill that would hand government sweeping powers to combat copyright theft.

By June 24, 2011

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Y Combinator founder: Startup funding could get scarce

Paul Graham warned that Facebook's tepid post-IPO performance could depress funding levels. He adds that life is now harder for VCs, who have to pick winners from a much bigger pool of startups.

By August 21, 2012