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DCM Ventures calls up $100 mln for second Android fund
DCM Ventures announced it has raised $100 million for its second Android fund, A-Fund II, to make early-stage bets on apps and technology re
VC perspective: Surviving the coming venture capital fallout
Startups and venture firms need to prepare for when, not if, the valuation bubble bursts.
British-born VC gets quickly to work--VCJ snapshot
Andy McLoughlin, who joined SoftTech VC in March, is helping the firm pursue more B2B deals.
Causeway backs VenueNext, developer behind the Levi's Stadium mobile app
San Francisco-based VenueNext has raised a $9 million Series A round of funding from Causeway Media Partners. Live Nation Entertainment, Twi
Cohesity emerges with $70 mln in backing from ARTIS, Google, Sequoia and...
Storage provider Cohesity has come out of stealth mode and announced it has raised $70 million in two rounds of venture funding.
Data Collective, angels back power saving tech developer PathSense
PathSense, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based developer of technology that aims to improve location without the battery drain commonly experienced wi
Edtech company Wonder Workshop raises $6.9 mln from WI Harper, Madrona, CRV
San Mateo, Calif.-based Wonder Workshop, which has developed programmable robots and other technology to help teach children to code, announ
For women in VC, let’s stop citing the 4 percent--VCJ Editor's letter
Ellen Pao case is shining a spotlight about diversity at venture firms, but let’s get the facts straight.
AI company Quid raises $39 mln in round led by Liberty Interactive
San Francisco-based Quid, an artificial intelligence company which provides information analytics software, has raised a $39 million Series
Third Point leads $30 mln funding of cloud security provider Elastica
Elastica, a provider of cloud app security services, has raised a $30 million Series B round of funding. Third Point Ventures led the fundin
New Media Disrupted: GigaOm Web Sites Suddenly Stop Publishing -SVW
Silicon Valley Watcher - reporting on the business of innovation at the intersection of technology and media
Smart motorcycle helmet maker SKULLY raises $11 mln
SKULLY, which makes a motorcycle helmet featuring a heads-up display, rear-facing camera and GPS, announced it has raised an $11 million Ser
Startups raise more than $100 mln via AngelList in 2014
AngelList, which was co-founded in 2010 by Naval Ravikant and Babak Nivi, released its stats for 2014 in which it reports having helped 243
Photo of Woman Glued to Her Phone Wins the 2014 National Geographic Phot...
This photograph of a woman glued to her smartphone has been selected as the Grand Prize winner of the 2014 National Geographic Photography C
Peter Lik's "Phantom" Image Sells for $6.5 Million
Photographer Peter Lik sold his Phantom image for $6.5 million. He now has sold the most expensive photo in the world.
Peter Thiel provokes yet again, says Apple is "bet against innovation"
Peter Thiel, the first outside investor in Facebook and co-founder of PayPal and Palantir Technologies, continued his campaign against what