The Techstars Sustainability Challenge is an equity-free challenge that brings together founders with industry leaders in sustainability. Top Supply Chain solutions in the areas of Data & Automation and Materials & End-of-life Impact will have access to potential commercial opportunities with our corporate partners. We are looking for proven technologies that are able to be pilotable in 2021. Applications are now open and close March 1, 2021.
A deep dive into the story of the cap table (ownership) behind Doordash. TLDR: It’s not enough just to be early, you need to be early and have conviction to follow through to maintain or increase ownership in the winners.
The performance of VC funds is notoriously hard to find as the VC industry is very private about performance. Here are a few public sources which pull the curtain back on a subset of funds: Calpers, Calsters, University of Texas, Oregon Retirement Fund, and University of California Regents. These sources include returns data from: Khosla Ventures, Insight Ventures, Bain Capital, NEA, Shasta Ventures, Cedana Capital, Forerunner Ventures, Foundry Group, Foundation Capital, IA Ventures, Spark Capital, TechStars, True Ventures, USV, Warburg Pincus, and many other VC funds.
Puppet and CircleCI put out their yearly State of DevOps report with data from 2400 people. The biggest change over has been devops being a set of bespoke services evolving to a complete platform offering for the internal teams.
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