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Op-ED - Marc Andreessen discusses how the future of venture capital valuations will be affected as technology permeates more industries. Video not...
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Op-ED - Valuations for Silicon Valley start-ups are not "crazy" and the tech space is not in bubble territory, venture capitalist Tim Draper told CNBC on Tuesday. "When people start talking about a bubble, you're not anywhere near...
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Op-ED - Heaps of cash—and criticism—are being thrown at the darlings of the sharing economy including transportation start-ups. The latest example is San Francisco-based Sidecar, a ridesharing app, which raised $15 million in another...
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Op-ED - Are We On The Verge Of Another Financial Crisis? World banks and financial experts are warning that the global economy is unhealthily back to its previous state, before the 2008 financial crisis. Could we really be on the verge of...
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Op-ED - In the technology world, no question comes up more frequently these days than "Are we in a bubble?" And while it's not up to us at CNBC to answer that question, we do sometimes happen upon little nuggets—data, anecdotes, tweets and...
Personality Bias
Op-ED - The Problem:  I don’t believe there is a gender bias in the startup community but rather a personality bias. The startup world favors individuals who are focused on winning and are willing to go to any lengths to succeed....
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Op-ED - Valuations for start-ups appear stretched as Silicon Valley takes on too much risk, venture capitalist Randy Komisar told CNBC on Friday. "We're getting ahead on valuations," Komisar, a partner with venture capital firm Kleiner...
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Op-ED - Everyday I see the same things: The same startup names that take a perfectly normal word and change it by adding a “-ly” to the end; the same generic websites with screenshots of the startups app on an oversized iPhone; the...
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Exits - Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet retailer behind the biggest initial public offering ever, has opened the floodgates for even more tech IPOs, a venture capitalist told CNBC on Monday. "The Alibaba IPO is a watershed moment...
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Op-ED - In the technology world, no question comes up more frequently these days than "Are we in a bubble?" And while it's not up to us at CNBC to answer that question, we do sometimes happen upon little nuggets—data, anecdotes, tweets and...
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Op-ED - Silicon Valley has long prided itself for creating the Pied Pipers of the world, but venture capitalists themselves have been reluctant to disrupt their own industry and the traditional 2/20 model. But just recently, Kent Goldman,...
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Op-ED - Smart watches were supposed to be the next latest-and-greatest line of digital devices. The new thing, the hot trend, the must have, the popular fad. Sadly though, this particular type of device doesn’t have much appeal to the...
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AlleyTalk - Jeff Bussgang’s recent article about the lack of women in VC struck a nerve with me as this topic has always been near and dear to my heart so I want to share the story of Barbara Walters and show what it can reveal about the lack...
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Op-ED - In the technology world, no question comes up more frequently these days than "Are we in a bubble?" And while it's not up to us at CNBC to answer that question, we do sometimes happen upon little nuggets—data, anecdotes, tweets and...
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Op-ED - What do Henry Ford, Walt Disney, Coco Chanel, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg have in common? As any aspiring entrepreneur will quickly answer, none of these highly successful (and highly wealthy) business moguls graduated...
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Op-ED - Last month, Amazon’s new Fire Phone launched to a cautious reception, with reviews consisting of head scratching analysis about the user interface and design of the phone. While the device’s interface and design both admittedly...

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