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Venture capitalists learn to love education

May 29, 2014
Investors are betting hundreds of millions on the digital revolution in the classroom.
Posted In: onair, venture capital, venture capitalists, education technology, LearningCurve On-Air, edtech

Fixing the VC gender gap

May 27, 2014
Minority and women innovators often miss out on venture capital funding.
Posted In: women, venture capital

The resurgence of dot-com investment

Apr 18, 2014
Web ventures are getting the most investment money
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We're in a valuation bubble. It's cool!

Jan 31, 2014
Venture capitalist Jalak Jobanputra says Silicon Valley is in a bubble, but that those inflated company values are accurate.
Posted In: Silicon Valley, venture capital

Kanye West: musician-turned-Silicon Valley entrepreneur?

Dec 6, 2013
Kanye West is seeking investors for a new agency he's created. But so far, potential investors are just interested in meeting with him, not giving him money.
Posted In: Kanye West, DONDA, Silicon Valley, venture capital

Snapchat, beloved app of teens and investors everywhere

Nov 4, 2013
Forget Twitter. Snapchat is rumored to have just raised $200 million in venture capital.
Posted In: Snapchat, venture capital

Venture capital investing comes back...a little

Jul 19, 2013
This is ‘no tech bubble’ says the head of the National Venture Capital Association. Even as the economy has improved, venture has not rebounded much.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship, venture capital, private equity

Is venture capital 'broken?'

May 10, 2012
A new report echoes what's been whispered around the industry for years: the model of funding startups through venture capital firms is not working any more.
Posted In: venture capital, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, funding, start-ups, Mark Zuckerberg, hoodie

Financial advice with teeth

Jan 20, 2012
The new season of the entrepreneurship reality TV show "Shark Tank" debuts this weekend. Tess speaks with the only female host of the show about how she made her millions.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship, venture capital, women, NBC, shark tank

Venture capitalism on the rise in recent months

Jan 20, 2012
A new report shows that tech companies are attracting more start up money, as venture capital funding rose 19 percent in the last part of 2011.
Posted In: venture capital, start-ups, technology

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