Funding & Exits

KPCB & Portfolio Updates

KPCB sFund Launch
John Doerr, KPCB Partner; Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO; Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO; Mark Pincus, Zynga CEO & Founder; and Bing Gordon, KPCB Partner.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010

KPCB sFund Launch


@MaxMotsch Happy Friday... On a Wednesday! @ray_bradford @jpmcuddy @caltchek #TID

@kpcb Financial transactions are no longer centralized thanks to #blockchain technology.

@dinobecirovic Just a reminder that mobile commerce will soon rule the shopping world. #mobile #commerce

@kpcb Budgeting secret for today’s entrepreneurs: save money when you have money.

@kpcb DC & SV complement each other in cybersecurity; DC w/ resources & legal authorities - SV w/ innovation & expertise.

@johnmaeda Clark Valberg reveals design, business and tech at the organizational scale with new film

@AnjneyMidha RT @ErnOpp: “What’s really interesting here is that this code now lives on the Ethereum…” — @kpcb_edge

@AnjneyMidha RT @KLmoney8: Excellent guide for getting your first contract deployed. “Our thoughts on Ethereum” by @kpcb_edge

@AnjneyMidha RT @ethereumJoseph: KPCB pivots: Abandoning years of inv success to become an Ethereum dev shop. “Our thoughts on Ethereum” @kpcb_edge htt…

@dinobecirovic RT @warriors: 16-0. NBA History!

@kpcb When you become a manager, don't forget what you hated about being managed when you were an employee. #Ventured

@kpcb The kind of design that matters today is led by design leaders who understand the technology AND the business goals.

@johnmaeda RT @bunniestudios: interesting anti-copy measure on QR code: IR transparent black coating.

@johnmaeda “Design is not a science. But ‘not a science’ is not the same as ’completely subjective.’” —@viegasf @wattenberg

@johnmaeda Conventional microscopes image at molecular scales with new technique by Ed Boyden and team:

@johnmaeda RT @cathschmidt: Most coherent (& least dogmatic, pretentious, obnoxious) explanation of "typeface" vs "font", from Kinross

@johnmaeda “Design comes from successive discoveries, and the ability to make connections.” —Kyna Leski

@kpcb "Mentors don’t give you information, or tell you how to do something. They help you figure out what to do."

@johnmaeda Ron Ro’s vision for a distributed, consumer air-quality #IoT device is about to come true:

@mabb0tt RT @TectonicStack: In case you missed it, watch @Polvi discussing CoreOS and #GIFEE with @ggilbert41 from @theCUBE last week,

@dinobecirovic RT @RobinhoodApp: "Before now, there were two types of stock apps..."

@dinobecirovic This is HUGE. Was just talking about this last night, great timing! #mobilefirsttrading @bprafulkumar @vladtenev

@moodrowghani RT @Recode: Uber creates safety advisory board (NBC Bay Area)

@kpcb RT @KPCBFellows: "Do something you might not imagine yourself doing for a long time" @KPCB Partner @johndoerr at @RiceUniversity https://t.…

@andychen RT @KPCBFellows: "Do something you might not imagine yourself doing for a long time" @KPCB Partner @johndoerr at @RiceUniversity https://t.…

@kpcb RT @TechCrunch: Uber Exec Shares How They've Built A Global Business by @moodrowghani

@mabb0tt RT @kpcb: More than half the U.S. population is expected to become mobile gamers #MobileGaming cc: @mobcrush @mabb0…

@kpcb New #Ventured podcast: The Inside Story of How Uber Built a Global Business cc: @Uber

@kpcb More than half the U.S. population is expected to become mobile gamers #MobileGaming cc: @mobcrush @mabb0tt @shabihr

@mabb0tt RT @coreoslinux: CoreOS takes on the big apple next week! Come help us kick off this week with our pre @tectonicsummit meetup,

@kpcb RT @kpcb_edge: Our thoughts on Ethereum

@roneilr RT @kpcb_edge: Our thoughts on Ethereum

@moodrowghani Great lessons on partnerships & global expansion from @emilmichael of @Uber

@johnmaeda “Creativity is not the game preserve of artists, but an intrinsic feature of all human activity.” —Red Burns

@johnmaeda Manuel Lima’s visualization work uniquely blends the liberal arts with algorithmic-thinking.

@johnmaeda RT @kpcb: If you haven't seen it yet, check out @johnmaeda's inaugural #DesignInTech report he presented at #SXSW.

@kpcb Operations should be run from equity holdings or, better yet, from revenue generated from the business.

@kpcb Advice to entrepreneurs in this funding environment: Never Use Debt To Run Operations

@johnmaeda “Combine that edgy mixture of self-confidence *and* doubt. To try new things. And to question yourself.” —Red Burns

@johnmaeda RT @laurmccarthy: The Processing Foundation has launched an open call for Fellowships. Applications are due December 18: