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Here's The Surprisingly Simple Slide Deck Mixpanel Just Used To Raise $65 Million

Mixpanel, which helps companies measure and analyze the performance of mobile and other business apps, has just raised a $65 million Series B round that values the company at $865 million. Andreessen Horowitz was the lead investor in the new round. Show More Summary

Mixpanel Raises $65 Million to Build Predictive Data Tech

Andreessen Horowitz provides the entire financing round, valuing the company at $865 million.

Mobile Analytics Company Mixpanel Raises $65M Round With An $865M Valuation

Mixpanel, which describes itself as offering “the most advanced analytics platform ever,” is announcing that it has raised $65 million in new funding. That round comes entirely from previous investor Andreessen Horowitz, and co-founder/CEO Suhail Doshi told me that it values Mixpanel at $865 million (the valuation includes the new cash). Read More

After Selling A Company To Yahoo For Millions, Michael Katz Is Building A Startup With Money From Nas (YHOO)

Michael Katz is the CEO of mParticle, which helps app developers make use of analytics and data. It's backed by some impressive and varied investors — Andreessen Horowitz and Nas, the rapper. Before mParticle, Katz was an executive on a large team at Yahoo. Show More Summary

BENEDICT EVANS: Here's What Google Is Doing Wrong When It Comes To Smartwatches (AAPL)

Andreessen Horowitz partner and mobile expert Benedict Evans thinks Google is missing a crucial point when it comes to wearable technology. On stage at Business Insider's annual Ignition conference, Evans talked about how Apple and Google approaches the wearables market differently. Show More Summary

Andreessen Horowitz-backed networking startup Forward Networks raises $11M

Today Forward Networks, a “stealth” startup funded by Andreessen Horowitz, SV Angel, and A Capital, announced it has secured $11.1 million in capital in a public SEC filing. To date, the company has raised at least $11.97 million, including a $824,999 round that was also reported today but dates back to September 2013. It’s not clear who led the $11.1 million […]

Legendary Investor Ben Horowitz On How To Handle Raises And Demotions

Ben Horowitz, the co-founder and general partner of Andreessen Horowitz, is one of the most experienced tech leaders in Silicon Valley. He played a major role in creating Netscape in the 90s, and was the CEO of Opsware, a company that was later sold to HP for $1.6 billion in 2003. Show More Summary

Scott Kupor Andreessen Horowitz Speaks with Entrepreneurs at BCVP

We invited some local tech founders over to our office Wednesday night to meet Scott Kupor Managing Partner at Andreessen Horowitz. We have been close with Scott since before he joined Andreessen Horowitz. We thought this would be a good...

Soylent, the startup that wants to disrupt food, goes vegan

Soylent, the Andreessen Horowitz and Y Combinator-backed experiment to replace delicious food with a blend of powders and extracts, today expanded its horizons with the release of a new formula: Soylent version 1.2. Going forward, Soylent will be vegan. The company details that it will stop selling its product with fish oil, because “animal-based products are inherently […]

BENEDICT EVANS: 'Mobile Is Eating the World'

Andreessen Horowitz partner Benedict Evans is a mobile expert. He analyzes what mobile means for future tech businesses, giving out quick insights and figuring out what the next big thing will be. Evans is excellent at crunching numbers and visually displaying what that data means in a meaningful way that makes sense. Show More Summary

UBeam Investors Plug In $10 Million to Get Rid of Device Chargers

Investors including Upfront Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Ludlow Ventures and Mark Cuban are backing a company that started as student project.

Scratch "software is eating the world."

2 months agoTechnology : Valleywag

Scratch "software is eating the world." From the mouth of babes, Andreessen Horowitz partner Benedict Evans pulled a new pronouncement: "mobile is eating the world" while "technology" eats all our time and attention. Read more...

Capriza Raises $27 Million to Bring Unwieldy Business Apps to Mobile

The Series C round comes from current investors Andreessen Horowitz and Charles River Ventures and new investors Tenaya Capital, Harmony Partners and Allen & Co.

Marc Andreessen Says This Harvard Report Holds The Key To Solving The Gender Pay Gap

Famed Silicon Valley investor Marc Andreessen spoke earlier today at WSJD Live. At the end of his sessions, someone from the audience asked him how his firm, Andreessen Horowitz, is working to fix some of the gender inequality issues in the technology industry — specifically the pay gap. Show More Summary

Never Mind Software – Mobile is Eating the World

It has been three years since Marc Andreessen, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, wrote his influential essay, "Why Software is Eating the World."

Never Mind Software – Mobile is Eating the World

It has been three years since Marc Andreessen, co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, wrote his influential essay, "Why Software is Eating the World."

BuzzFeed Acquires Startup Torando Labs To Create Its First Data Engineering Team

2 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

BuzzFeed is announcing its first acquisition since it raised a $50 million round from Andreessen Horowitz over the summer — it’s buying Torando Labs, and the Torando team will form the online publisher’s first data engineering unit. While best-known for its love of GIFs and quizzes, BuzzFeed is also a famously data-savvy company — see, for example, this profile of… Read More

Headline News from - October 21, 2014

On the Web: a16z Podcast: The (Definite) Optimism of Peter Thiel - Andreessen Horowitz - A great interview of Peter Thiel by Marc Andreessen! Shopping With Apple Pay: Seamless in Stores but Quirky Online - New York Times - "So Apple Pay seems to be halfway there. Show More Summary

Here's Everything We Know About Magic Leap, The Crazy-Sounding Startup Google Might Invest Hundreds Of Millions In

Google and other major investors like Andreessen Horowitz could be on the brink of making a major $500 million investment in a "cinematic reality" startup called Magic Leap, sources tell Re/code's Liz Gannes and Peter Kafka.  Magic Leap...Show More Summary

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