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7 investors discuss augmented reality and VR startup opportunities in 2020

For all of the investors preaching that augmented reality technology will likely be the successor to the modern smartphone, today, most venture capitalists are still quite wary to back AR plays. The reasons are plentiful, but all tend to circle around the idea that it’s too early for software and too expensive to try to…

11:40 am PDT • October 20, 2020
7 investors discuss augmented reality and VR startup opportunities in 2020

It’s not easy to raise growth-stage capital in Latin America, but it’s getting easier. As startups begin to flourish in the region’s largest markets, available funding is evolving to suit…

From seed to Series A: Scaling a startup in Latin America today

On October 18 — just one week away — some of the most brilliant and innovative minds in reality creation will gather at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles to…

Four reasons why you should attend TC Sessions AR/VR 2018

Shasta has hired former Symantec GM Balaji Yelamanchili, former Salesforce CISO Izak Mutlu and longtime enterprise software exec Drew Harman to focus on security.

Shasta Ventures is doubling down on security startups with 3 new hires

The worlds of augmented reality and VR theoretically represent a boundless expanse for startups looking to create a new digital future. Realizing that future is the tough part, and doing…

Hear from investors at General Catalyst, FirstMark and Shasta at TC Sessions: AR/VR

TechCrunch is heading to UCLA on October 18 and we’ve assembled some of the AR/VR industry’s most prescient founders, investors and executives to chat about the startups and trends driving…

Announcing the agenda for TC Sessions: AR/VR in LA on October 18

Shasta Ventures promotes three to partner

11:44 am PST • November 17, 2017

Shasta Ventures is promoting three of its principals to partner. Nikhil Basu Trivedi, Jacob Mullins and Nitin Chopra have all made it to this coveted venture capital milestone. Shasta has…

Shasta Ventures promotes three to partner

AngelList has changed the investment landscape by creating an online space where entrepreneurs can connect with the investors. Now a site called Exitround may do the same at what, for…

Exitround Launches An Anonymous Marketplace Where Startups Can Get Acquired

Inside Austin’s Capital Factory 2011 Demo Day

11:50 pm PDT • September 9, 2011

It was an absolutely perfect day in Austin this past Wednesday, a temperate and breezy 89 degrees. The kind of day that seemed ripe with possibilities. Austin’s startup community gathered…

Inside Austin’s Capital Factory 2011 Demo Day