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Small VC funds continue to raise, despite pressure from above

Recently, we bore out with data what has been felt for several years in most U.S. tech scenes: a rising venture market raises funds of all...

Following a record year, Illinois startups kick off 2019 on a...

Illinois’s startup market in 2018 was very strong, and it’s not slowing down as we settle into 2019. There’s already almost $100 million in...

How the new VR screen could end the smartphone

A smartphone screen is a wonder of the world. It’s not just that it’s bright and colorful and sharp. In some ways, it’s as...

President Bolsonaro should boost Brazil’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Romero Rodrigues Contributor More posts by this contributor Brazil’s fintech boom offers new vertical opportunities for investors Brazil’s tech-sector...

How open source software took over the world

Mike Volpi is a general partner at Index Ventures. Before co-founding the firm's San Francisco office with Danny Rimer, Volpi served as the chief...

Harley Davidson reveals more about its push into electric vehicles

Jake Bright Contributor More posts by this contributor Venture capital, global expansion, blockchain and drones characterize African tech in 2018 ...

Hire faster, work happier: Startups target employment with AI and engagement...

If you have a job today, there’s a good chance you personally reached out to your employer and interviewed with other humans to get...

Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups

Shahin Farshchi Contributor More posts by this contributor Building a great startup requires more than genius and a great invention ...

12 key lessons about tech mergers and acquisitions from Cisco’s John...

John Chambers, Chairman Emeritus of Cisco (now founder of JC2 Ventures), knows a thing or two about tech acquisitions: he bet his career on a...

Tesla’s China factory and the missed growth opportunity

Tesla made its ambition for world domination known when it announced its intention to build a factory in China. The move makes sense —...