Funding & Exits


@JShoee RT @Beingtweets: “We are rediscovering the urgency of slowing down.” ~ #PicoIyer

@JulietdeB1 So proud of my NdeB... #beyondtype1

@andychen RT @TheRealNimoy: Leonard Nimoy 1931-2015 Read:

@andychen RT @TheRealNimoy: A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP

@msquinn I regularly search Twitter mentions for potential/existing portfolio cos. It's helpful/less insidery than you'd think

@msquinn I learned @TheRealNimoy died from @fmanjoo's Snapchat story and I am both sad and a card-carrying millenial.

@brookporter RT @RobTornoe: Leonard Nimoy's final tweet is fittingly poignant:

@msquinn RT @adambain: How Much Is a Tweet Worth to Studios? $560 at the Box Office

@MaxMotsch Old vulnerabilities crippling your security? Great post by @JuliaYrani @synack - #cybersecurity #safetyfirst #security

@kpcb RT @timoreilly: Here's @barackobama’s surprise video intro to @dpatil’s keynote at #StrataHadoop yesterday

@johnmaeda There are teachers who change your entire life with their profound faith in your abilities.

@johnmaeda "Teachers create value by helping people understand and realize their unique potential." —@schildkrout via @JShoee

@msquinn The @NewYorker on point

@msquinn RT @InfatuationSF: If you’re a tech nerd or even if you’re not, we’ve got big news: @mgsiegler’s SF Friday Fives: ht…

@msquinn RT @TheStalwart: Cool story from @kelly_bit. Hedge fund Bridgewater is starting a new artificial intelligence unit

@aileenlee RT @Jenn_RTR: The gender income gap needs to change in VC or the ratio never will @aileenlee #ChangeTheRatio

@JShoee Strong day on the interwebs! Llamas, white dress, FCC, #HouseofCardsSeason3.

@kpcb RT @shabihr: Discovery and Growth panel by @jain_ankit Brahim, Kamo, and Amir @kpcb @Android @GooglePlay #KP12to200

@shabihr Discovery and Growth panel by @jain_ankit Brahim, Kamo, and Amir @kpcb @Android @GooglePlay #KP12to200

@kpcb Wow. #MaterialDesign is so cool. @androiddesigner presenting at #KP12to200

@kpcb RT @shabihr: @Android Design team talking about #materialdesign to mobile rock stars #KP12to200 @kpcb @johnmaeda

@AnjneyMidha RT @shabihr: @GooglePlay team talking to a packed house of mobile companies #KP12to200 @kpcb @AnjneyMidha

@kpcb RT @shabihr: @GooglePlay team talking to a packed house of mobile companies #KP12to200 @kpcb @AnjneyMidha

@kpcb "Think about designing for @Android specifically, and not just mobile." - great tips at the #KP12to200 workshop

@kpcb Interesting: @GooglePlay is growing faster than @Android. #KP12to200

@mabb0tt RT @mattocko: Proud of @MayfieldFund @kpcb @DCVC team co @cloudphysics: their *routine* tech's so deep it makes @usenix papers ;-) https://

@kpcb Excited for our @GooglePlay workshop @kpcb SF office. #KP12to200 cc: @shabihr

@aileenlee RT @adamlashinsky: I'm proud and excited the talented @LeenaRao is returning to journalism and joining the SF staff of @FortuneMagazine!!! …

@kpcb Over the last 6 years, 132 #AgTech startups have sought funding annually. Major trend to pay attention to. #AgTech

@msquinn Was wondering why it took two weeks to back up my phone: I have 14,894 photos & 159 videos stored locally. How about you? Save us iPhoto.

@andychen RT @kpcb: "Instead of being driven by paranoia, be drawn by passion" -@johndoerr on missionaries vs. mercenaries

@mmurph Good read from @mleslie45 on "the arc of a company life"... "there is no place to rest: There Is No Finish Line"

@kpcb 1. Millennials make a positive impact. 2. Transparency is critical. 3. You need stretch goals. cc: @BetterWorks

@kpcb Join @johnmaeda on Feb 28 at @MIT where he’ll be judging the @TeamMakeMIT Hardware #Hackathon.

@mabb0tt RT @ingridlunden: Two years ago Android took 43% of smartphone profits (Apple 57%); today that's dropped to 11% (Apple 89%)

@johnmaeda Addressing the #NAIS2015's #DesignTheRevolution movement afoot and led by independent school leaders.

@johnmaeda #DesignInTech matters more now because the digital natives' expectations for tech are higher, and they're starting to outnumber us.

@johnmaeda "YouTube users upload more than 300 hours of video every minute -- three times the number two years ago." —@mabb0tt

@johnmaeda "When the contact point between product and people is a point of friction, the designer has failed." —Henry Dreyfuss

@msquinn Morbid but interesting: when UK moved to blister packs for Tylenol (from pill bottles) OD suicides dropped 44%