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What Is The Future Of VC? Find Out At Disrupt SF

Many compare the process of picking a partner at a VC firm (or an angel) to back your idea to the act of getting married. You better be ready to be comfortable in the trenches with this person, because the startup journey is a roller coaster.<p>Amidst the debate over value-added services vs. classic …

Crowdfunding: With JOBS Act Title II, the web will ‘eat financing and investing’

Today, a massive change in investment financing goes live. Title II of the JOBS Act, designed to open up more investment capabilities and stimulate the new startup economy, is now in effect. It kills an 80-year ban on telling people that you are raising money.<p>And an even bigger change allowing …

Koality Closes Its $1.8 Million Seed Round From FF Angel And Others

Shortly after taking the stage at Disrupt SF, development startup Koality just announced that it has closed its seed round. The $1.8 million round was led by FF Angel‘s Peter Thiel. Other angels and small funds participated as well.<p>The two founders used to work at Palantir where they initially met …

3 Tools to Simplify Your Digital World

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're a small-business owner, or maybe a serial entrepreneur. And, I'm guessing, you don't have a lot of time on your hands because you wear too many hats and juggle too many tasks.<p>In order to be really successful, you have to be …

How AngelList Syndicates could actually hurt some angels, help some VCs

AngelList, a site that helps angel investors invest in technology startups by providing screening information about the companies, last week announced AngelList Syndicates.<p>The new feature lets a trusted angel investor with a solid track record — a so-called “power angel” — invite other angels to …

4-hour fundraising: Tim Ferriss, the JOBS Act, and why Miley Cyrus could be an instant VC

Last week, author and entrepreneur Tim Ferriss raised $250,000 for an investment in logistics startup Shyp in 53 minutes flat. But that’s just the first salvo in a new era of insta-venture capitalists opened up by President Obama’s JOBS Act.<p>Now anyone can be a venture capitalist. And I mean …

Asean funds: have passport, could travel?

Asian fund passport plans, to borrow the old cliché, are like London buses: you wait ages for one and then three come at once.<p>Wednesday’s …