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Kevin Durant is becoming a big-time Silicon Valley investor — here are the VCs he considers his mentors

Warriors star wing Kevin Durant talked about his personal business strategy in a recent interview with ESPN, and his "mentors" are big-name guys who most techies would kill to have dinner with.
Former Ripcord employee Perry Coneybeer took a year off from school to take her first full-time job in tech — but all was not as it seemed.

A 19-year-old who quit school to work at a $250 million startup says she was fired after complaining about ‘objectification, marginalization, an...

Ripcord, a robotics firm backed by Kleiner Perkins, GV (formerly Google Ventures), and Steve Wozniak, has a toxic work culture, a former female employee says.
Telegram CEO and founder Pavel Durov.

Silicon Valley VCs are reportedly lining up to invest in Telegram, the messaging app beloved by crypto traders and criticised by Theresa May

Telegram, which claims to have 170 million monthly users, is currently looking to raise $1.2 billion.
Co-Founder and CEO of Shyp, Kevin Gibbon.

A startup that raised $62 million to kill the post office is shutting down

CEO Kevin Gibbon personally apologized in a blog post, expressing regret for embracing a "growth at all costs" strategy.

Ellen Pao explains how the affair she had at work led to her high-profile gender discrimination lawsuit

In an excerpt from her new book, "Reset," Ellen Pao explains how an affair with a coworker led to her lawsuit against her employer at the time, Kleiner Perkins.

Kleiner Perkins closes its $4 million Edge seed strategy fund after 2 years

The news comes on the heels of the departure of the firm's three early-stage investment experts.

This former Apple prodigy just got $9.5 million from Steve Wozniak to make robots that yank staples from documents

Apple alum Alex Fielding just launched a new company to get rid of paper forever.

Tom Perkins, the founding partner of legendary Silicon Valley VC firm Kleiner Perkins, has died at 84

Perkins and Eugene Kleiner helped invent today's tech-VC model by taking an active role in the companies they managed rather than being silent investors.

The VC who owns the Warriors says he’s one of the 10 best blackjack players in the world

Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob says he's won over $1 million at one sitting nine times playing blackjack.