Funding & Exits


@JShoee RT @ProductHunt: Great discussion on Twitter Moments with the team that made it:

@kpcb We're excited to lead the $15M Series B round for @Newsela, an #edtech startup transforming literacy instruction.

@johnmaeda Wayne Sutton and Christian Anderson have assembled an inspired first cohort of fellows.

@kpcb RT @AnjneyMidha: Just another day in the office for @roobeelee, learning to live in VR

@roobeelee @AnjneyMidha @kpcb_edge @roneilr but seriously, I had the passthrough camera on! ;)

@AnjneyMidha Just another day in the office for @roobeelee, learning to live in VR

@kpcb 6+ of Top 10 most used apps globally are messaging apps. #InternetTrends

@andychen Nobel Prize goes to modest woman who beat malaria for China | New Scientist

@mabb0tt RT @maruthven: If youre looking for a tech internship, I recommend @KPCBFellows heres why:

@kpcb Proud to welcome @Newsela to the @kpcb family as they transform literacy instruction in the classroom & beyond.

@dinobecirovic RT @theDYNAMICS: I know Steph Curry didn't do this last night.

@kpcb Human Resources, Then vs. Now cc: @Zenefits #InternetTrends

@algore Check out @ClimateReality's open letter to world leaders meeting in Paris at #COP21 #ActOnClimate

@johnmaeda “Customers expect products and services to be not only usable but also useful and desirable.”

@andychen Here’s what 22-year-olds need to know about their first job

@kpcb “Interview & hire by committee” - advice from @google’s SVP of People on how to remove bias from the hiring process.

@mabb0tt RT @airware: Listen to Buddy Michini, our CTO on drone safety, trust, and real-time data analysis. via @Radar

@johnmaeda Lucky to have Designer-in-Residence Brian Tran as my Sketch plug-ins coach this morning.

@creigh RT @brett_colbert: The relationship between IT and the business has changed. IT now only controls 58% of technology spend. More tech savvy …

@kpcb New #Ventured Podcast: How Google Thinks About Hiring, Management, and Culture.

@johnmaeda Congratulations to Vadik (@vadikmarmeladov) and to Joe (@jgebbia): via @Nils_Liedtke

@johnmaeda “Given the profitability of idea-intensive businesses, intellectual capital should be seen as a prime asset.”

@johnmaeda Discussion on when good design is good business with McKinsey senior partner Hugo Sarrazin:

@johnmaeda Canadian entrepreneur and investor Sarah Prevette seeks to redesign design school for kids:

@aileenlee So true @DanielleMorrill. What's sad is something that can be so special + great has become so negative in some people's minds.

@kpcb Check this out: A @KPCBFellows Journey In Silicon Valley. cc: @airware

@mabb0tt RT @michaelrwolfe: In theory, better design is not a sustainable competitive advantage. In reality, it almost always is.

@kpcb “Endeavor to have a culture that’s highly effective at getting important work done.” - CEO of @Netflix @ReedHastings

@JShoee RT @Stammy: #WelcomeBackJack #CongratsAdamBain

@kpcb Be bold when pitching mission driven startups to investors. Disregard those saying “Don’t try, it’s too hard.”

@kpcb Can’t wait to hear @mabb0tt talk #startup success and #VC at @AWSReInvent on 10/8 in Las Vegas. #ReInvent

@johnmaeda Having Dan Shiffman on your desktop is an advanced feature of the new Processing 3:

@kpcb Customer Service, Then vs. Now cc: @directly #InternetTrends

@kpcb RT @KPCBFellows: Santiago joined us this past summer as a @KPCB Fellow at @Airware. Here's his story

@kpcb .@ReedHasting’s best advice for CEO’s: Be authentic when leading your company - people are inspired by authenticity.

@johnmaeda Great design needs great technology -- the two are intertwined. (2014)

@mabb0tt RT @pawelkadysz: I love what @gumroad does. It's like an online seller's dream comes true every time they release a new feature.

@johnmaeda “Seemingly contrasting fields inform each other when brought together.” —Prof Hiroshi Ishii

@johnmaeda Dictionary-guru Erin McKean seeks to champion the “madeupical” words of our times:

@kpcb Customer Success, Then vs. Now cc: @GainsightHQ #InternetTrends