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Bird founder and CEO Travis VanderZanden

The overhyped scooter company that raised $400 million in 4 months is an example of everything that’s wrong with Silicon Valley

Electric scooter company Bird has raised so much money so fast that its venture capitalist investors are left defending their investment choice. Despite their exuberance, electric scooters look like a niche transportation choice at best.
A B-2 bomber drops a nuclear bomb casing during an exercise.

Your retirement account probably funds nuclear weapons — here are the top 20 biggest companies and investors

The "Don't Bank on the Bomb" report highlights the biggest private investments — including 401ks and pensions — in companies that work on nuclear weapons.

Hong Kong eyes blockbuster China tech IPO queue, led by Xiaomi

Hong Kong bankers are eye...

Bitcoin rises 10 percent, recovers from last week’s brutal selloff

Bitcoin extended its reco...
Silicon Valley has changed a lot since 1991 and the dot-com boom. But investors aren't sweating it.

Tech VCs: Why it looks like Silicon Valley has become boring, and why that’s wrong

LA and NYC have taken some of the juice when it comes to creating hot consumer tech, but Silicon Valley startups are playing a different game these days.
"Cryptocurrencies and blockchains are a really high-potential new technology" said Matt Huang, a partner at Sequoia Capital.

A Sequoia Capital partner explains why he’s not scared of blockchain startups and how it’s changing the VC business

Despite fears of a bitcoin bubble, Sequoia's Matt Huang thinks cryptocurrencies and blockchain startups have big potential — and he's investing millions.