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  • Thiel & Andreessen agree about Icahn     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:25 AM ET

    Peter Thiel, author of "Zero to One," weighs in on Carl Icahn's demands on Apple and if there is a conflict of interest between activist investors and the companies in which they invest.

  • Thiel: EBay-PayPal split makes sense     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:22 AM ET

    Venture capitalist and author of "Zero to One," Peter Thiel shares his thoughts on eBay spinning off PayPal, and how Apple Pay will impact the future of Visa and MasterCard.

  • Thiel: Tech stocks not core of insanity     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Discussing bubbles in the bond market, Peter Thiel, venture capitalist and author of "Zero to One," explains why tech stocks are "somewhat" overvalued and why bonds are most distorted.

  • Peter Thiel: Massive government bubble     Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    Peter Thiel, co-founder of Palantir.

    Venture capitalist and author of "Zero to One," Peter Thiel, weighs in on last week's carnage in tech stocks and valuations. Thiel also discusses if he would buy GoPro or Alibaba.

  • Silicon Valley's discovery community     Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Steven Sinofsky, Andreesen Horowitz partner, and Ryan Hoover, Product Hunt CEO, discuss the company's curation platform for new apps, software services, and other tech products.

  • Y Combinator start-up stories     Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 11:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to Y Combinator president Sam Altman, about hot trends in Silicon Valley and his investment in Reddit.

  • Bitcoin calm before the storm: DFJ's Draper     Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Discussing his bullish outlook on bitcoin, with Tim Draper, Draper Fisher Jurvetson managing director. Draper says as the Internet was to information, bitcoin will be to finance, commerce and banking.

  • Silicon Valley's cash burn issue     Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    Discussing tech valuations and warnings about Silicon Valley's cash burn rate, with Tim Draper, Draper Fisher Jurvetson managing director.

  • The game of venture capital     Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Are startups growing too quickly? Randy Komisar, KCPB venture investor, discusses risk and valuations of tech startups after investor Marc Andreessen warned they were burning through too much cash.

  • Marc Andreessen's warning to tech startups     Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    The "Squawk Alley" crew and investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss tweets made by investor Marc Andreessen on the risk startups are taking on and the cash they are burning through.

  • FiveStars gets $26 million in Series B funding Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    FiveStars’ customer loyalty dashboard.

    FiveStars, a loyalty-rewards start-up company, says it has received $26 million in Series B funding.

  • Risky investments for Silicon Valley?     Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 11:07 AM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance Senior Columnist, and the "Squawk Alley" team discuss comments by venture capitalist Bill Gurley that the VC community is taking on an excessive amount of risk right now.

  • Dad-turned-CEO inks Pfizer deal for Duchenne drugs Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 12:23 PM ET
    Eytani Ganot, a 4-year-old with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, has inspired his father, Ilan, to leave his hedge fund job and form a for-profit company working for a cure for the muscle-wasting disease.

    Ilan Ganot left his banking job to form a company to develop drugs to treat his 4-year-old son, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

  • Secrets of a venture capitalist     Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    Gordon Gund, Gund Investment founder & CEO, discusses his investment thesis, including the family's holdings in Kellogg.

  • Private equity preps Latin America push Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Rio de Janiero, Brazil

    Private equity and venture capital firms are set to increase their investments in Latin America after netting billions in new funds.

  • Carmelo: I want to be 'The' digital athlete Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 4:24 PM ET
    Carmelo Anthony attends his '30 for 30' birthday dinner at The NoMad Hotel on June 2, 2014 in New York City.

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony sees himself as the most important athlete investing in tech.

  • Big money is pouring into high-tech tutoring Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    Educational Support Specialists provide online university level tutoring in Mountain View, California.

    The $7 billion market for tutoring services is in the midst of a transformation, driven by new technology.

  • Suddenly, nuclear fusion is drawing investor money Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:10 PM ET
    A Helion Energy prototype

    Two major tech investors have plowed $1.5 million into Helion Energy to help it develop a technology that hasn’t worked, according to Oilprice.com.

  • Thumbtack comes to you     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Thumbtack allows service providers and consumers to find each other and negotiate jobs online. Marco Zappacosta, Thumbtack CEO & co-founder, explains their platform.

  • VCs 'partying like it's 1999,' says McNamee Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners

    The sky-high valuations of some tech start-ups have yet to be justified, says investor Roger McNamee.

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