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Airtable raises $52M to give non-coders tools to build complex software

A massive company probably has plenty of engineers on staff and the resources to build a complex backbone of interconnected information that can contain tons of data and make acting on it easy — but

Mayfield joins Velocity Network to connect enterprise startups with NYC execs

Last year two venture capital firms, General Catalyst and CRV, launched a program called the Velocity Network to get their startups in front of Fortune 500 executives in New York City. Today they ann

CRV just put advanced bioengineering on its shopping list

CRV, an early-stage venture firm that made headlines last year for its stance on then-candidate Donald Trump's campaign, is looking to get out a new (non-political) message: It's diving more deeply in

Years after crashing on Travis Kalanick’s couch, this founder has raised $18M for his startup, Mashape

For Mashape CEO Augusto Marietti, the Silicon Valley dream is playing out as well as could be imagined. In 2009, Marietti and his co-founder Marco Palladino — who’d formed a software com

Symphony Commerce raises $11 million to help brands offer faster shipping

Symphony Commerce, a provider of cloud technology for e-commerce platforms, is raising $11 million to grow its fulfillment business. Charles River Ventures, Blue Cloud Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures

CRV, the venture firm, campaigns against Trump in new statement

The U.S. presidential election is fast approaching, and a growing number of VCs who’ve historically shied from making taking sides publicly, are tweeting, talking with reporters, and blogging 

A Silicon Valley VC says investors from China are joining Series A deals, and they’re playing “hardball”

As a venture investor for the last 20 years, George Zachary has witnessed plenty of trends develop and fizzle. Yesterday, we talked with him about what he’s seeing right now. One of the newes

Amino Launches A Consumer Healthcare Search Platform, Backed By $19.4M From Accel, CRV, Others

Stealthy San Francisco-based digital healthcare startup Amino has been quietly amassing a database of U.S. consumer healthcare data since late 2013 to underpin the product it's launching today: a sear

Pharmacy Delivery Startup PillPack Locks In $50 Million To Take On Walgreens

Pharmaceutical delivery startup PillPack has raised a $50 million growth round in Series C financing to start building retail pharmacies and take on other retail drugstores like RiteAid and Walgreens.

The Flatiron School Raises $9 Million In Series B Funding

The Flatiron School, an educational platform aimed at getting young kids and adults comfortable with programming, has today announced the close of a $9 million Series B funding round led by Thrive Cap

Now That Charles River Ventures Has Closed Its 16th Fund, It Wants To Be Called CRV

Earlier this month we reported that the firm had closed its 16th fund, which was worth close to $400 million according to <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/07/02/charles-river-ventures-raises-

Ask a VC: Izhar Armory Defends Patents, Answers Reader Questions (TCTV)

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George Zachary on Doing 30 Seed Deals a Year, Not Missing Hollywood and Crazy Jim Clark (TCTV)

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Ask a VC: The George Zachary Edition

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