Startup/Ideas

Startup Startup/Ideas

Funding Friday: RaceYa – AVC

I saw this project this morning and backed it right away. I’m a sucker for anything that is a fun and engaging way for kids to learn. Newer post Video Of...

What’s Next for “The Startup Way”

We’ve had an amazing first week following publication of The Startup Way. I’ve loved traveling to talk about the book and hearing what readers and supporters have to say and what their most...

How Many Investors Should You Talk to in a VC Fund Raise? And How...

This is part of a series of advice for founders who need to raise money from venture capitalists. The first in the series is “Lemons Ripen Early,” which also has...

500’s Commitment to #MovingForward – 500 Startups

Today, we have committed to join Cheryl Yeoh Sew Hoy and Andy Coravos in their mission to launch a collective step forward...

Self-driving robot delivery startup Starship Technologies raises $25 million – TechCrunch

The robots are here and one company, Starship Technologies, has raised $25 million to bring even more to the mainstream. This latest round of funding includes a follow-on investment...

Why Investors Won’t Get Excited By Your Product Spec

Most technical entrepreneurs I know demand the discipline of a product specification or plan, and then assume that their great product will drive a great business. Serious investors, on the...

Liao Joins the Colliers PropTech Accelerator

I attribute much of...

Three things you need to know to raise money in Silicon Valley at andrewchen

Raising money is hard. And it’s even harder if you’re an entrepreneur from outside the Bay Area. Entrepreneurs from outside of Silicon Valley often struggle to raise money here. There’s issues...

Why Must You Pay Sales People Commissions? – Andreessen Horowitz

“I’d be a billionaire if I could get a dollar for all the bullshit I hear today”–Big Sean, The One I felt a little odd writing that title. It’s a little...

Video Of The Week: Paradex – AVC

A few weeks ago, our portfolio company Coinbase announced that they had acquired a company called Paradex, which operates a 0x relay (in other words a decentralized exchange). If you...

APLICATIONS

Blazor 0.5.0 experimental release now available

Blazor 0.5.0 is now available! This release explores scenarios where Blazor is run in a separate process from the rendering process. Specifically, Blazor...

HOT NEWS