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Startups Weekly: Diamond-encrusted disruption

Startups Weekly: Diamond-encrusted disruption Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I wrote about the flurry of IPO filings. Before that, I noted the differences between […]

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Pioneer Square Labs is invigorating Seattle’s startup ecosystem

Pioneer Square Labs is invigorating Seattle’s startup ecosystem Three miles from Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood — better known as Amazonia to locals — sits Pioneer Square. The original heart of the city, the area has managed to hold on to its decades-old charm as other parts of town are besieged by […]

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Pitching a $99 tax advisory service for the masses, Visor has raised $9 million

Pitching a tax advisory service for the masses, Visor has raised million The only sure things in this life, according to Ben Franklin, are death and taxes. And a new startup called Visor has just raised $9 million in financing to make one of them as painless as possible. Unlike Nectome, Visor won’t kill […]

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Silicon Valley’s sovereign wealth problem

Silicon Valley’s sovereign wealth problem John Vrionis Contributor Share on Twitter John Vrionis is the founder of Unusual Ventures. It’s time to bring the conversation about where Silicon Valley gets its money from out into the open. Following recent revelations into Saudi Arabia’s extensive reach and influence in the US technology sector, […]

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Shujinko brings in $2.8M for its cloud security compliance platform

Shujinko brings in .8M for its cloud security compliance platform Shujinko — yes, like the Mortal Kombat character — is emerging from stealth today after raising $2.8 million in seed funding from Unusual Ventures, Defy, Vulcan Capital, PSL Ventures and Vas Ventures. The Seattle-based cloud security compliance platform is rolling out of […]

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Catching up with startup advisor (and Wealthfront CEO) Andy Rachcleff

Catching up with startup advisor (and Wealthfront CEO) Andy Rachcleff Andy Rachleff, who cofounded the venture firm Benchmark back in 1995 and has more recently been leading the wealth management firm Wealthfront and teaching at Stanford, is widely sought out for his startup advice. It has become harder to come by, though, given […]

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