Kass and I pulled into our parking spot with just a few minutes to spare before our scheduled meeting on Sand Hill Road. To most, Sand Hill Road is just another non-descript suburban road dotted with small, well-landscaped office parks.
Kara Nortman has always been dedicated to supporting women in technology and in startups. As one of the founders of the All Raise, the organization dedicated to supporting gender equity in venture capital and technology, a director for Times Up and...
Last fall, social analytics startup SocialRank sold its product and business to Trufan, allowing the team to focus on something new: a professional social network. Today, they’re officially unveiling Upstream to the public. To be clear, CEO Alex...
Jonathan AbramsI'm very excited to be an investor: Upstream aims to be the new home for your professional social life | TechCrunch
Billy McFarland, the disgraced Fyre Fest founder who is currently serving six years in federal prison for fraud, has been placed in solitary confinement. McFarland's lawyer tells The New York Times that they believe he was put in solitary last week...
Zoom has been sending out notifications to customers in four states—California, New York, Maryland, and Virginia—to disclose that starting next month, the company will begin collecting a variety of local taxes.
Jonathan AbramsI guess I can understand extra taxes on alcohol, cigarettes, gasoline, etc. But why is extra taxes on communication services even a thing? Why is connecting people something that we want to tax?
A young couple at New York restaurant Balthazar were accidentally served a bottle of Mouton Rothschild 1989, listed at $2,000, after ordering an $18 Pinot
Jonathan Abrams"Four Wall Street businessmen at another table had ordered the Bordeaux First Growth – the most expensive wine on the restaurant’s list at $2,000 (£1,528) – but were served the $18 Pinot, the restaurant’s cheapest"
Technology companies led by their founders have been the standout winners in share price performance and profit growth this year, beating companies led by other managers, according to a Reuters analysis.
Jonathan AbramsFounder-led firms outpacing CEO-led ones in market recovery | Reuters