In VC fund creation, have we passed the peak?

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The Lasting Impacts of Trump’s First Year

As a candidate for president, Donald J. Trump scarcely mentioned the word "tech." One year since he took the oath of office, that hasn't changed much. And yet just a year in, the Trump...

Selling Uber Shares May Be Tougher Than You Think

SharesPost Inc., a broker of private technology stocks, approached investors with what seemed like an alluring offer: a potential investment in a fund that would hold Uber Technologies Inc. shares. In exchange for exposure...

Dan Gilbert confirms he’s trying to get Amazon to build its second HQ in...

Dan Gilbert wants Amazon in Detroit. The real estate mogul confirmed to TechCrunch that he has formed internal and external teams to fully explore the possibility of Amazon locating its second HQ in...

Japanese politician in baby row thrown out again – for sucking cough drop

Yuka Ogata, forced to leave chamber last year for bringing her seven-month-old child, rails at outdated attitudesA Japanese politician who was forced to leave an assembly chamber last year after her colleagues objected to...

MissionU raises $8.5M to build an alternative one-year education program

Adam Braun, a consultant-turned-educational non-profit founder, will say he’s had a lot of good fortune that’s helped him position himself in a way to see the education system from a birds-eye view —...