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2015 Venture Investing Update

It’s been a while since I posted a missive on our venture investments and I felt it was long overdue given the fundamental changes we’ve made to our …

Venture Capital

With Nearly 200M Users, Messaging App LINE Is Gunning For The U.S.

Mobile messaging apps are fast becoming more than just messaging apps. KakaoTalk and Kik are turning into social platforms that host third-party apps and games. LINE, which started off as an app offering free texts and calls, wants to be a fully fledged entertainment platform.<p>Japan-headquartered …

CHART OF THE DAY: How Much Money Pandora Really Pays For Songs

Pandora has been under attack from musicians lately.<p>Pink Floyd, for instance, blasted Pandora. David Lowery of Camper Van Beethoven also claimed that his song got 1 million plays on Pandora and he only got $16.89.<p>Michael Degusta at The Understatement decided to dig a little further into the Pandora …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How cloud, big data and mobile will make the CMO the BMOC

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Pressmaster/Shutterstock<p>In every shift of technology, new companies emerge to dominate new spaces while incumbents …

Is computing speed set to make a quantum leap?

Our imagination is stretched to the utmost," wrote Richard Feynman, the greatest physicist of his day, "not, as in fiction, to imagine things which …