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The virtualization of drug discovery is not the actualization of drug discovery

Automation in biology and drug development can design, execute, explore and analyze, but can it ask the right questions? From Forbes comes this piece about VC firm Andreessen Horowitz and former Stanford biology/computer science professor...Show More Summary

What Andreessen Horowitz Is Betting On In 2016

Andreessen Horowitz, the venture capital firm founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz have this week giveninsight into what trends and ideas they are excited about in 2016. In a blog post on their website, they cite 16 Thingswhich they've been observing and thinking about, namely; Virtual Reality Sensorification of the Enterprise Machine Learning [...]

Is now a good time for startups to IPO? Andreessen Horowitz VC calls concerns ‘overblown’

FEATURE: “The ‘meme’ right now is that going public is evil, and no one should ever do it,” said Jeff Jordan, partner at esteemed venture capital (VC) firm Andreessen Horowitz. “We think that meme is overblown.” Speaking at the DLD tech conference in Munich, Germany this week, Jordan was on stage to discuss a myriad of […]

Diversity Recruiting Platform Jopwell Raises $3.25 Seed Round From Magic Johnson, Andreessen Horowitz And Others

Jopwell, the Y-Combinator-backed diversity and hiring recruiting platform dedicated to helping blacks, Hispanics and Native Americans get jobs in tech, has raised a $3.25 million seed round from Magic Johnson Enterprises, Andreessen Horowitz, Kapor Capital, Omidyar Network, Valar Ventures and others to scale its operations and product capabilities. Show More Summary

Magic Johnson, Andreessen Horowitz lead $3.25M round for diverse recruitment platform Jopwell

New York-based startup Jopwell announced today that it closed a $3.35 million seed round to help build its recruitment and hiring platform, which aims to increase diversity in the workforce. Backed by Magic Johnson Enterprises and Andreessen Horowitz, Jopwell wants to give members of minority groups a boost in their job application process. Once users complete 60 percent […]

Biotech’s New Money Is Out In Force At JP Morgan 2016 (And Why It Will Be There In 2026)

Kenneth Clark remembers the last time new investors moved into biotech. They came in the late 1980s. They left in the early ’90s. The New is back again in the form of Founders Fund, Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures and others who are making big bets into the life sciences. Clark, a partner at Wilson Sonsini […]

Foursquare replaces CEO Dennis Crowley, raises $45 million

The rumors were almost true: Foursquare today announced it’s raised an “oversubscribed” $45 million round from existing investors Union Square Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and others, plus new investor Morgan Stanley. News of this surfaced...Show More Summary

Everlaw Lands An $8.1M Investment From Silicon Valley Mega-Fund Andreessen Horowitz

We're just two weeks into the new year, and legal tech just got its first "holy s%^$" moment.

Legal tech startup Everlaw raises $8.1 million, led by Andreessen Horowitz

Everlaw, a startup with a cloud service that law firms can use to store documents and make them easily searchable and accessible, is today announcing an $8.1 million funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz. Lots of e-discovery tools are available for law firms to choose from, but Everlaw stands out partly because it’s cloud-based, and […]

Why Mobile Video (Advertising) Will Eat The World

Borrowing from the title of the milestone presentation Mobile is Eating the World (given by mobile analyst and authority Benedict Evans at Andreessen Horowitz’s Tech Summit 2014) is the best way to describe how mobile video—powered by mobile programmatic—is poised to rock the digital world in 2016. Top line numbers [...]

James Loftus Joins STX Digital As SVP; Rita Mullin To Paul Allen’s Vulcan Productions

STX Entertainment has tapped James Loftus as SVP Business Development and Operations at STX Digital. He joins from Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z). In his new role the former Yahoo and Google exec he will...Show More Summary

The Gig Economy Comes for Software Development

Send Gigster your app idea and it sends you back that app. No coding. No hiring. No wrangling freelancers. Just a fundamental shift in how software gets built. That’s why Andreessen Horowitz has led a new $10 million Series A for Gigster just 18 weeks after its launch. Show More Summary

A look inside the insanely successful life of Silicon Valley investor Marc Andreessen

Marc Andreessen is best known for cofounding the internet browser Netscape and launching Andreessen Horowitz, one of Silicon Valley's most famous venture-capital firms. Today, a16z has $4.2 billion under management. Andreessen was an...Show More Summary

Milestone-Based Vesting For Startup Founders

Scott Kupor, CEO and a managing partner at Andreessen Horowitz, recently published an article on Fortune.com (titled “Your next business partner should come with a prenup”) in which he reviews several of the common pitfalls of business partnerships and wisely suggests to address them using a prenup agreement. Show More Summary

Debo Olaosebikan's, Gigster

In Techcrunch: Send Gigster your app idea and it sends you back that app. No coding. No hiring. No wrangling freelancers. Just a fundamental shift in how software gets built. That’s why Andreessen Horowitz has led a new $10 million Series A for Gigster just 18 weeks after its launch. Show More Summary

Andreessen Horowitz leads $10M round for on-demand developer startup Gigster

Andreessen Horowitz led a $10 million investment into Gigster to help fuel the startup’s on-demand software development service, Gigster announced today. Gigster provides a solution for enterprises and startups that do not have an internal team to build their platform. Show More Summary

Software Eats Software Development As Andreessen Invests $10M In App Outsourcer Gigster

Send Gigster your app idea and it sends you back that app. No coding. No hiring. No wrangling freelancers. Just a fundamental shift in how software gets built. That’s why Andreessen Horowitz has led a new $10 million Series A for Gigster just 18 weeks after its launch.  The lauded venture firm was impressed with Gigster’s artificial intelligence engine. It converts a… Read More

Andreessen Horowitz to Invest in Nootropics Start-Up

The firm leads a $2 million seed investment in Nootrobox, a company that sells nootropics, which are substances that might improve the way the mind works.

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