Business & Finance | Business

Is Venture Capital Worth the Risk?  | The New Yorker

Nathan Heller on how the industry shaped the past decade and could destroy the next one.

Science & Technology | Technology

Why do startups fail? Researchers examined 200 postmortems to help pinpoint the underlying reasons — Quartz

It's a common adage in Silicon Valley that 90% of startups ultimately fail. To understand why that's the case, a pair of researchers meticulously pored over 193 blog posts—startup postmortems, if you will—written by founders examining what went wron

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Richard Wolpert's Big Idea: Tech Support for Your Parents

Richard Wolpert, Hello Tech, Accel Partners, Amplify.la, RealNetworks, Disney, Crosscut Ventures, Upfront Ventures, Ron Johnson, remote tech, VC, startups