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Peter Delevett
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I'm a journalist in San Jose, California, covering Silicon Valley startups and venture capital. Previously, I ran all of the Merc's state and local government coverage. On the side, I'm an award-winning travel writer, coffee addict and Celtics fan. Most importantly, I'm a dad.
I'm a journalist in San Jose, California, covering Silicon Valley startups and venture capital. Previously, I ran all of the Merc's state and local government coverage. On the side, I'm an award-winning travel writer, coffee addict and Celtics fan. Most importantly, I'm a dad.

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Meet Charles Hudson, who's bringing a new perspective to venture capital. 

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"It's the Constitutional right of every citizen, no matter how ignorant or depraved, to be a journalist." Here's why I'm renouncing that right. 

Just ran across in my filing cabinet: Facebook IPO prospectus, and a copy of the Winklevii lawsuit

Follow the Yellow Brick road: London VC firms backs edtech startup Smart Sparrow, which opens SF offices. 
https://www.smartsparrow.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/SmartSparrowPressRelease31314.pdf

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Once upon a time, Mike Volpi was the heir apparent at Cisco. Now, at Index Ventures, he's one of the most influential VCs in tech. (Don't take my word for the last part, check out this recent ranking by CB Insights: http://www.cbinsights.com/top-tech-ipo-pipeline-investors-social-graph/)

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New news from Kevin Hartz, Google Capital, Gary Kremen, Chris Larsen and more. 

ICYMI: Peter Thiel and friends have some new dough to play with, as Founders Fund announces $1B raise. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20140305006725/en/Founders-Fund-Announces-Closing-1-Billion-Venture#.Uxi4jfldXTo

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Trusp me, I'm an expert: Jack Jia, founding CTO of Interwoven, takes advice app Trusper out of stealth with $6M from DCM. 

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Twitter design chief Josh Brewer decamps for hot startup Clinkle.

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Jealous much? Former NAACP chief joins Kapor Capital. 
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