RankScience closes $1.8M seed — and now only wants to replace human SEO staff...

A couple of years ago YC-backed RankScience, which offers AI-enhanced SEO split-testing, put a few SEO experts’ noses out of joint when the fledgling startup brashly talked about replacing human...

7 Strategies To Avoid the Curse of Business-As-Usual

As a long-time advisor to entrepreneurs and business owners, I rarely find someone who doesn’t proclaim that the business world is changing rapidly, with new technology, new customer expectations, and...

Mosaic Ventures, the London-based Series A investor, has closed a second fund at $150M...

Well, that was quick: A little over two months since we reported that Mosaic Ventures was in the middle of raising a second fund, TechCrunch can reveal that fund two...

Atomico leads $31M Series B in Varjo, the Finnish startup developing ‘human-eye resolution’ VR...

Varjo Technologies, the Finnish startup that made a splash earlier this year with news it had developed a virtual reality headset capable of “human-eye resolution,” has raised $31 million in...

Faraday Future investor Evergrande Health now says the troubled startup is trying to back...

Evergrande Health, the investor that bailed out besieged electric vehicle startup Faraday Future in a deal worth $2 billion this summer, is now accusing it of attempting to break an agreement...

Fully Diluted Market Value – AVC

When someone asks you how much of a company you own, the answer could be two very different numbers. You might own 10,000 shares and there might be 1mm shares...

6 Powerful Drivers Shared By Successful Entrepreneurs

In my experience mentoring new entrepreneurs and aspiring business leaders, I see far too many who seem to be driven by all the wrong reasons. Everyone seems to espouse extrinsic...

Rebecca Kaden on Twenty Minute VC – AVC

My partner Rebecca Kaden was on the Twenty Minute VC podcast last week. Once you get past the 3:20 mins of audio ad readouts (I advise to fast forward through them),...

10 Keys To Reducing The Risk The Second Time Around

Entrepreneurs who experience success with their first startup are often amazed to realize that the risks and fears of doing it right the second time go up, rather...

Recent departures hint at turmoil at Quartet Health, a mental health startup backed by...

Backed with nearly $87 million in venture capital funding from GV, Oak HC/FT and F-Prime Capital, Quartet Health was founded in 2014 by Arun Gupta, Steve Shulman and David Wennberg...

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Kasaz wants to make it less painful to buy or sell...

Kasaz, a new startup from Sebastien Marion — who founded Comufy, which was acquired by games company King in 2014 for a minimum...

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