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  • Venture capital's generous year Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:06 AM ET
    Venture capital's generous year

    The National Venture Capital Association says VCs invested over $48 billion last year. "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary of O'Leary Funds, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss.

  • Gadget watch: CES review Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:15 AM ET
    Gadget watch: CES review

    Discussing what new gadgets stood out at CES and what products will most impact markets, with Jeff Richards, GGV Capital.

  • Peter Thiel's fund buys into marijuana business Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 2:19 AM ET

    Peter Thiel's Founders Fund is investing in Privateer Holdings, a marijuana company that owns several pot-related brands.

  • No rush on tech IPOs? Here's why Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 1:16 PM ET
    Uber signage inside the company's office.

    Look for more tech companies to accumulate huge rounds of private funding while holding off on IPOs, a venture capitalist said.

  • Strategy behind the Microsoft Band Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    Strategy behind the Microsoft Band

    Microsoft's Matt Barlow, discusses the company's newly launched version of the wearable fitness band.

  • Swisher: Bullish Snapchat Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 11:37 AM ET
    Swisher: Bullish Snapchat

    SnapChat just raised $486 million in its latest round of funding. Re/code's Kara Swisher, says there is tons of money available for companies people perceive as winners.

  • Can Yahoo's Mayer move the needle? Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 11:31 AM ET
    Can Yahoo's Mayer move the needle?

    Business Insider is reporting Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is considering acquiring Scripps Networks. Re/code's Kara Swisher, thinks the acquisition of BrightRoll is the right direction for the company, not a giant cable network.

  • Tech valuations gone wild Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 11:16 AM ET
    Tech valuations gone wild

    Discussing sky-high valuations for tech companies, as well as the investor view for them, with Glenn Solomon, GGV Capital managing partner.

  • Lazy or crossed eyes? Try playing this video game Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    The Diplopia game seen using Oculus Rift.

    The designers of Diplopia, a virtual reality game, say it helps people with lazy eye (amblyopia) and crossed eye (strabismus) improve their vision.

  • Why start-ups need millions: To wine and dine CEOs Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 10:57 AM ET
    Environment Investment

    Start-ups have many reasons to raise cash these days. Jai Das of Sapphire Ventures has a new explanation: Wine and sporting events cost money.

  • 'Tis the season for mobile shopping Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 11:54 AM ET
    Finance and technology

    "Mobile is re-imagining everything," says Bubba Murarka, Draper Fisher Jurvetson partner, discussing the shift in digital shopping trends.

  • Venture Capital's immigration request Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:37 AM ET
    Venture Capital's immigration request

    Discussing the technology industry's view of President Obama's new immigration plans, with Bobby Franklin National Venture Capital Association President & CEO.

  • Sweetgreen: Investing in healthy future Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 10:50 AM ET
    Sweetgreen: Investing in healthy future

    Jonathan Neman, Sweetgreen co-founder, discusses the growth and outlook for his organic food business.

  • Box and Cisco team up on work collaboration Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 4:30 PM ET
    John Chambers, CEO of Cisco Systems.

    Cisco and Box unveiled "Project Squared," a business collaboration app designed to work with the way people work.

  • Have a good job? You can use this dating app Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 10:26 AM ET
    online dating apps

    Dating app The League adds LinkedIn data into its matchmaking equation in an effort to bring a level of elitism to mobile dating.

  • Celebrity gaming onslaught Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 11:17 AM ET
    Celebrity gaming onslaught

    Are celebrities the future of gaming? Angel investor & Zynga co-founder, Justin Waldron, discusses gaming trends and the future of video games.

  • Real sea change coming to health: Google VC Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    There is real investment opportunity right now in health care, says the head of Google's venture capital investment arm.

  • VCs Bill Gurley, Peter Thiel clash over Uber Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:32 PM ET
    The Uber app

    The lofty valuations of some Silicon Valley start-ups have raised eyebrows, including ride-sharing service Uber in particular.

  • Bill Gurley: Twitter potential greater than Facebook Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 11:21 AM ET
    Bill Gurley: Twitter potential greater than Facebook

    Discussing concerns over Twitter's management and earnings potential, with Bill Gurley of Benchmark. Gurley says it's remarkably likely Twitter will end up with much higher earnings than Facebook.

  • Uber mass market phenomenon: Bill Gurley Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
    Uber mass market phenomenon: Bill Gurley

    "Uber is the fastest growing company we've ever been involved with," says Bill Gurley, Benchmark general partner, discussing Uber's valuation and global impact.

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