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Investors Beware: Today's $100M+ Late-stage Private Rounds Are Very Different from an IPO

abovethecrowd.com – Feb 25 – February 25, 2015: [An edited version of the following blog post originally appeared in an edited form in the pages of the weekend edition of the Financial Times last Saturday. ] Every successful technology company raises money throughout its…
Steve Case Investors Beware t.co/9hZ282kHSA @bgurley: "Dramatic differences between a high priced private round and an IPO"
John Backus Great article by @bgurley about danger chasing unicorns. t.co/YopjVOPstT/s/x0aa Also my topic on CNBC t.co/sTxfK7IyU0/s/9hev
Richard Robinson Investors Beware: Today's $100M+ Late-stage Private Rounds Are Very Different from an IPO | By Bill Gurley t.co/Qq7KTlEB2w
@jdrive Investors Beware: Today's $100M+ Late-stage Private Rounds Are Very Different from an IPO by @bgurley t.co/CXuJuuVS5K
Rob Go Investors Beware: Today's $100M+ Late-stage Private Rounds Are Very Different from an IPO by @bgurley t.co/WWG8ZoQUOi
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Introducing Notation Capital

Medium – Notation Capital – Feb 25, 6:38 AM – Autumn to winter, winter into spring, Spring into summer, summer into fall, — So rolls the changing year, and so we change; Motion so swift, we know not that we move. - Dinah Mulock Craik Today we're announcing the launch of Notation…
Steve Schlafman RT @wp: If you've ever been told you're 'too early' for VCs, talk to @nchirls @alexlines @notationcapital t.co/muxY3BFTc3
Taylor Davidson RT @wp: If you've ever been told you're 'too early' for VCs, talk to @nchirls @alexlines @notationcapital t.co/muxY3BFTc3
William Peng If you've ever been told you're 'too early' for VCs, talk to @nchirls @alexlines @notationcapital t.co/muxY3BFTc3
Shai Goldman this type of VC firm was needed in NYC. They will be investing pre-launch. Congrats @nchirls @notationcapital t.co/yo2r5zS3St
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Layer, Which Lets Developers Add Messaging To Any App, Launches To Public

TechCrunch Sarah Perez (@sarahintampa) – Feb 25 – Layer, the company making it possible for developers to add rich messaging capabilities to their apps without having to build their own infrastructure from the ground up, is today making its service available to the public, following its beta…
Jonathan Abrams RT @hunterwalk: EVERY app is (or will be) a chat app. That's why @layer's launching their messaging SDK to all developers t.co/BAaMXMkqfa #OpenForBiz
Aaron Patzer Nice work @layer (I'm an investor) on a messaging layer for any app. Looking forward to audio & video t.co/UiAudSShoe
Satya Patel .@Layer, Which Lets Developers Add Messaging To Any App, Launches To Public t.co/VNrL1oHcIt
Roy Bahat Congrats @Layer launches to public... Layer Lets Developers Add Messaging To Any App t.co/GBI0JZei2g
Michael Arrington Layer, Which Lets Developers Add Messaging To Any App, Launches To Public t.co/IMa2GKqaSb via @techcrunch
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Fixing 409a

Medium – Henry Ward – Feb 25, 10:09 AM – This is a call-to-action for Venture Capital, Auditors, and the IRS to fix the burden on startups caused by IRS Code Section 409a. I start with three Calls-to-Action and follow with explanations. TO: Venture Funds — Combine ASC…
Andy Palmer Great post by Henry Ward on better approach to 409a valuations t.co/7pivROar9v
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A trip to Silicon Valley to meet Vivek Wadhwa, this month's most controversial man in tech

theverge.com – Nitasha Tiku – Feb 25, 10:15 AM – There's a reason female detractors have taken to calling him 'Dadhwa' The email began with a compliment, then asked if I wanted to talk about my 'angry tweets' by phone. There had been only one. 'This is the top tweet in my feed right now if you…
Alexia Tsotsis Great post by @nitashatiku t.co/xz6gwik0UO Weird headline if only because it objectifies the guy.
rachelsklar RT @thelist: Interview with a Wadhwa t.co/A1y5Obs20b Terrific excavation from @nitashatiku
Kevin Marks RT @louisgray: Excellent read by @nitashatiku: A trip to Silicon Valley to meet @Wadhwa, this month's most controversial man in tech t.co/jm0HFbx9Ts
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With $3M In Funding, Airtable Makes Complex Databases Usable On Your Mobile Phone

TechCrunch Ryan Lawler (@ryanlawler) – Feb 25 – A startup called Airtable wants to make data more usable accessible on mobile devices, by combining the ease-of-use of spreadsheets with the power of relational databases. It's raised $3 million to pursue that goal and get its application more…
Gil Dibner I don't normally post about funding announcements - but this is one seriously intriguing offering...@airtable t.co/KLfR2wmrNG
Chris Hollod Congrats to portfolio co. @airtable! 'With $3M In Funding, Airtable Makes Complex Databases Usable On Your Phone' t.co/N7ah6FUTTj
Raymond Tonsing RT @DianaAdamson: Let this start-up change your life. @airtable is to excel as the internet is to phone books. t.co/e5COMm6TlZ
Raymond Tonsing RT @VilliSpeaks: I am more excited about @airtable than any other productivity app out there. t.co/lZJJKslJtm
Matthew Ocko RT @bling0: Congrats to @airtable on the launch! With $3M In Funding, Airtable Makes Complex Databases Usable On Your Mobile t.co/z1EMqnGZCC
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Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England

Telegraph – Peter Spence – Feb 25 – The arrival of electronic currencies could revolutionise the way Britons pay for goods and services, in much the same way as the internet shook up how we access information, the Bank of England has said. Cashless forms of payment like the…
Bernard Moon Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England | via @Telegraph t.co/ebAIfQNWeL
@jdrive RT @TelegraphNews: Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England t.co/Taljq8zX5f t.co/izYc9voOj0
Tikhon Bernstam RT @TelegraphNews: Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England t.co/Taljq8zX5f t.co/izYc9voOj0
Ariel Arrieta RT @TelegraphNews: Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England t.co/Taljq8zX5f t.co/izYc9voOj0
Marc Andreessen RT @TelegraphNews: Bitcoin revolution could be the next internet, says Bank of England t.co/Taljq8zX5f t.co/izYc9voOj0
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Machine intelligence, part 1

blog.samaltman.com – This is going to be a two-part post—one on why machine intelligence is something we should be afraid of, and one on what we should do about it. If you're already afraid of machine intelligence, you can skip this one and read the second post…
Boris Wertz "Why machine intelligence is something we should be afraid of" by @sama t.co/Y5xX24a0VU
Ullas Naik Good post on the perils of uncontrolled machine intelligence, a subject of a lot of interest to me, by Sam Altman, t.co/UBsDnvt5Va
Geoff Ralston why @sama thinks you should be afraid. very afraid. t.co/LRTan359H1
Mitch Kapor .@sama I worry about harms from machine intelligence but not about their being super- t.co/0GLGwhWRgb
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Back In The Game

Medium – Leena K. Rao – Feb 26, 10:00 AM – Change the story's title, subtitle, and visibility as needed VisibilityFeaturedClosePublish changes News from me—I'm joining Fortune Magazine as a Senior Writer based in San Francisco. Thanks to the amazing team at Google Ventures. I have…
Matthew Ocko RT @LeenaRao: News: I'm joining @FortuneMagazine as a Senior Writer. Thanks to @googleventures, excited to get back in the Game. t.co/Nb4ijPpdb1
Matthew Ocko RT @mgsiegler: A pleasure working with you @LeenaRao. Again. Let's make it a hat trick down the road. Great get @FortuneMagazine. t.co/5d7dWr2JZF
M.G. Siegler A pleasure working with you @LeenaRao. Again. Let's make it a hat trick down the road. Great get @FortuneMagazine. t.co/5d7dWr2JZF
Dave McClure RT @LeenaRao: News: I'm joining @FortuneMagazine as a Senior Writer. Thanks to @googleventures, excited to get back in the Game. t.co/Nb4ijPpdb1
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Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google

blog.numerousapp.com – Feb 25 – Today we're launching a big update to Numerous, featuring Tesla, SpaceX, and Google. If you're the impatient type, you can go download it now. Numerous is an iPhone/iPad app that aggregates your most important numbers from apps, devices, and other…
Brad Feld RT @NumerousApp: Blog post: Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google t.co/dNqoQWegIP #tesla #spacex #googlesheets t.co/SDQY9KWiBD
seth levine RT @NumerousApp: Blog post: Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google t.co/dNqoQWegIP #tesla #spacex #googlesheets t.co/SDQY9KWiBD
Rick Wittenbraker RT @NumerousApp: Blog post: Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google t.co/dNqoQWegIP #tesla #spacex #googlesheets t.co/SDQY9KWiBD
Richard Titus RT @NumerousApp: Blog post: Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google t.co/dNqoQWegIP #tesla #spacex #googlesheets t.co/SDQY9KWiBD
benhuh RT @NumerousApp: Blog post: Numerous feat. Tesla, SpaceX, and Google t.co/dNqoQWegIP #tesla #spacex #googlesheets t.co/SDQY9KWiBD
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