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  • Facebook's mood experiment: Report     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    Geoff Lewis, Founders Fund partner, shares his thoughts on revelations Facebook conducted secret "psychological experiments" on over 600,000 FB users.

  • Tech bubble warning signs     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Geoff Lewis, Founders Fund partner, discusses whether a tech bubble is forming and the difficulty in placing a valuation on startups.

  • VC sentiment in Silicon Valley     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks to Stuart Bernstein of Goldman Sachs, about venture capital trends in tech and sentiment in Silicon Valley with recent volatility in high growth stocks.

  • Rewiring tech innovation     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    Scott Kupor, Andreessen Horowitz COO, shares his thoughts on GoPro's IPO, and tech's biggest hardware and software plays. Software is Silicon Valley's biggest friend right now, says Kupor.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- 500 Startups, the $100 million Silicon Valley venture fund perhaps best known for its incubator program for young companies, said on Thursday it would tap a new source of cash for its latest fund: the public.

  • The government as venture capitalist Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    Government cannot satisfy the demand for public goods and services alone. Its role should be akin to a venture capitalist, says Laura Tyson.

  • Pitching personalized pot     Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    More than 200 angel investors and venture capital firms are meeting in Denver today to hear pitches form start-ups in the world of weed, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Quirky branches out into smart home products Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 10:07 AM ET
    Ben Kaufman, CEO of Quirky.

    Quirky is setting up a separate company, Wink, whose main technology is software helping seamlessly connect automated home devices.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 19- Investors in March fired G. Steven Burrill as the head of a $283 million venture-capital fund he ran, amid alleged fraud and misuse of capital, according to a lawsuit.

  • NEW YORK, June 17- The venture capital arm of Japan's SoftBank Corp is investing in enterprise mobile company Kony Inc, Kony said in a statement on Tuesday. SoftBank Capital will lead the $50 million financing round, Kony's largest to date, with existing and new investors including Insight Venture Partners, Telstra Ventures and Georgian Partners.

  • Getting cash from the crowd Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:10 AM ET
    Charles Adler, Perry Chen and Yancey Strickler (left to right), founders of Kickstarter

    Anyone can invest in disruptive start-ups, thanks to crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter. It has helped fund blockbusters like Oculus Rift

  • Building an idea for basement tinkerers Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Ben Kaufman, founder and CEO of Quirky

    They may still make the stuff in Asia, but the ideas for Quirky's products originate in the ingenious minds of 'moonlighting' inventors.

  • The venture capital darling ending venture capital Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Naval Ravikant, co-founder of AngelList.

    With AngelList, entrepreneurs wary of venture capital have a new way to transition their ideas all the way from start-up to stock offering.

  • Why US venture firms can’t get rich in China Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 1:06 PM ET

    Despite having about one-fifth the worldwide total of Internet users, China is notoriously tough for U.S. venture capital firms.

  • Twitch transforms mobile gaming     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:23 AM ET

    Justin Kan, Twitch.TV founder, discusses his live-streaming video platform and mobile gaming engagement.

  • Venture capital raised $8.9 billion in Q1     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 9:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports venture capital firms had their strongest fundraising Q1 since 2007.

  • Company matchmaking     Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 8:47 AM ET

    BlueRun Ventures partner Cheryl Chen, explains how her firm links up start-ups and Fortune 500 companies.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 10- Index Ventures, the firm known for backing online video-chat service Skype at its early stages, said on Tuesday that it had raised 400 million euros for a venture fund focused on early-stage investments.

  • What 500 Startups looks for when investing     Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 12:22 AM ET

    Dave McClure, Founding Partner, 500 Startups, says the availability of functional products and a monthly revenue of at least $5,000 are some of the qualities they seek in startups.

  • Kuanhua Hsu, Principal, Gree Ventures, outlines what the firm looks out for in startups. He also describes why it is looking to invest in Southeast Asia.

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