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A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

It has always been possible to search AVC. You click on the search icon in a desktop browser or you click on the menu button in a mobile browser. But there is another way to search my blog posts, both here at AVC, and also the ones I have written on USV.com.

Trimming The Hedges, Planning For A Rainy Day

Haystack

At the end of 2016, folks in the startup tech ecosystem looked toward 2017’s impending “uncertainty.” ” Then at the end of 2017, the same worry about 2018; rinse and repeat last year, looking toward 2019. Yet, looking back, not much changed — there’s more money than every in the early-stage ecosystem, bigger financing rounds, large private pre-IPO growth rounds, and much more. So, will the end of this year be any different, as we look to 2020?

The USB Standard

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

We are sitting in the gate at London City Airport waiting for an early morning flight. Next to every seat in the waiting area is a bank of power outlets that look like this: You will notice that there is one UK standard outlet and four USB outlets.

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