Rothenberg Ventures will provide funding to startups developing virtual reality and other next-generation technologies.
F-U-N-D-E-D is a regular column looking -- and sometimes laughing -- at what Silicon Valley has backed in the last week.
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The media giant's focus on fledgling startups comes as US companies increasingly play the role of venture capitalists.
The famously youth-focused tech industry has written big checks recently to companies built around the problems of aging.
Homebodies, rejoice! Venture capital wants to make sure you never have to get out of your pajamas.
In the last week, Silicon Valley's venture capitalists have bet on a future where dogs are gamers and on-demand is in.
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A next-gen exoskeleton, now on sale, highlights how the latest robots are merging science fiction with reality.
The ride-hailing company won't be on the hook to provide drivers with benefits like unemployment and health insurance.
The second highest valued venture backed company in the world is looking to get even richer by expanding a round of funding from $1.8 billion to $2.8 billion.