Kelly Graver

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Raising Seed Money Is Easy. That's What Makes Everything Else So Hard

First Round Partner Josh Kopelman explains why startups often go from a seed round to Series A far too quickly.<p><i>This</i> <i>post</i> <i>originally appeared on</i> <i>First Round Capital's blog</i> <i>and has been republished with their permission.</i><p>Shortly after my first child was born, a friend gave me a copy of a book called "The …

In Historic Turn, CO2 Emissions Flatline in 2014, Even as Global Economy Grows

A key stumbling block in the effort to combat global warming has been the intimate link between greenhouse gas emissions and economic growth. When times are good and industries are thriving, global energy use traditionally increases and energy-related carbon dioxide emissions also go up. Only when …

Fossil Fuels

Black Box Society, book review: Documenting big data's dark side

Our online lives generate a trail of data that is eagerly consumed, analysed and traded by marketing companies and rating agencies, among others. …

Camera Controls

1<p>2<p>Image Sensor<p>Since the dawn of photography, cameras have captured and stored images on glass plates or on film. Today, digital cameras capture the …

The Best Motorcycles For New Riders

Picking your first bike can be pretty intimidating, so we lay out a dozen beginner-friendly rides you might like<p><b>UPDATE:</b> <i>I don't know if you guys</i> …

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Why the garage startup is quickly becoming a thing of the past

Traditional tales of teenagers inventing gadgets in basements or undergraduates launching companies in dorm rooms are fading into history. The era of the garage startup is waning, for good reason.<p>First, entrepreneurs are generally a sociable bunch who like interacting while transacting. Gaining …

Startups

Used-Bike Buyer’s Guide | Buying Used

If you're looking to buy a used bike and have narrowed your choice of a bike down to a few models (Check out our Used Bike Buyer's Guide | Best …

Honda's New CBR300R: When Beginner Bikes Grow

Old school motorcyclists will happily remind you that the beginner bikes of yore never had engines much bigger than 175cc, and they would never dare learn how to ride on anything bigger. That was, of course, an era when bikes across the board were smaller, humbler, and ridden only by "the nicest …

How to Wash Your Car Like a Pro

There is much more to washing and waxing when it comes to cleaning and protecting your vehicle's paint.<p>If you care about your car's exterior, you'll avoid those quickie car washes with the big brushes that can do more harm than good and do a DIY car wash that will achieve the best results.<p>Most …

McLaren planning P13 GT with unconventional trunk

It was just a couple of months ago that we last brought you word on P13, the project being undertaken by McLaren to slot in a new entry-level model below the above-pictured 650S. Speaking with McLaren personnel at the launch of the latter, we said that the P13 would come in multiple bodystyles – …

2015 Yamaha SR400 - First Look

Yamaha, led by successful new offerings such as the YZ motocrossers, the highly entertaining <b>FZ-09</b> triple and the <b>Star Bolt</b> Sportster wannabe, had a …

Top 10 current supermotos

<b>SUPERMOTOS</b> are about as divisive as motorcycles can be – some reckon they’re as thrilling as a motorcycle can be while many dismiss them as …

Top 5 Modern Motorcycles

It’s a widely held opinion that contemporary motorcycle design isn’t quite what it used to be. The sense of nostalgia that fuels the custom scene is often associated with the belief that motorcycling’s golden age preceded 1980. Bikes looked better, had more class and were built simpler, devoid of …