The 800lb Dragon in the room: China’s remarkable climb to dominance through VC hustle.

The 800lb Dragon in the room: China’s remarkable climb to dominance through VC hustle.

At face value, the level of China’s foreign direct investment appears expected.

An unprecedented occurrence of the first generation, disposable wealth and a growing recognition of its historical lag in technological innovation. What else is it supposed to do?

Housing market uncertainty acts as a forcing function. Venture and private equity outlets are only natural, next options...right?

Did Facebook just introduce its own kill switch?

Did Facebook just introduce its own kill switch?

I saw some random tech article in my daily media consumption cycle that rubbed me the wrong way. "Facebook introduced interstitial video ads"

A couple days later, I experienced one of those ads, and quickly found myself annoyed. It triggered my action of simply dismissing the content stream and exiting out of the passive noise social engine experience that, in my view, has replaced our former binge TV-watching behavior.

20th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit - International Finance - Venture Capital in Africa

20th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit - International Finance - Venture Capital in Africa

Venture ideas that originate from different cultures represent new opportunities. Thinking outside of the box is a core value in the start-up world. The environment we live in creates the perfect breeding ground for a new generation of entrepreneurs.