Welcome to Latency! It is my weekly curation newsletter for the best reads for early (pre-seed/seed) stage founders! The week's best round up of technology, business, and venture information/analysis.
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– Oct 17, 8:03 AM
The plan was to drink until the pain over. But what's worse, the pain or the hangover? —Kanye West, “Dark Fantasy” When you found a company, it tends to get wired into your nervous system. I used to become physically ill…
Both Sides of the Table
– Oct 17, 8:33 AM
I became a VC 12 years ago in 2007 when the pace of deals was much slower. I had just left Salesforce.com where I was VP, Products, after they had acquired my second startup. As I was trying to figure out the role I wanted to play in the VC world I…
The New York Times
– Oct 17, 10:47 AM
WASHINGTON — Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday gave a full-throated defense of Facebook as a champion of free expression, aiming to put the social network above politics as impeachment proceedings over President Trump and the 2020 presidential…
All Raise is coming to Boston! A storied city with a long history in shaping venture, Boston was recently recognized as one of the best places for female founders to raise funds with a number of amazing women-led VC firms. With this natural…
Pendo, the late stage startup that helps companies understand how customers are interacting with their apps, announced a $100 million Series E investment today on a valuation of $1 billion. The round was led by Sapphire Ventures. Also participating…