VCs

Snapchat’s Movie Guru Behind ‘The Social Network’

Snapchat board member Michael Lynton could be a big help with the movie version of the company's founding if there ever is one. Lynton helped bring the founding of Facebook to the screen with The Social Network, an Oscar nominee out of Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Outbrain Adds $35M in Latest Fundraising

Outbrain just picked up $35 million to keep churning out its signature viral advertising links.

First Mover: M.G. Siegler

Why did you make the switch to venture capital?

Tumblr Valued at $800 Million

Tumblr might not have figured out how it’s going to make money, but that isn’t stopping a number of investors from throwing capital at the blogging site.

AT&T Woos Silicon Valley on T-Mobile Deal

Tech companies large and small are increasingly concentrating on mobile technology, which means that AT&T’s proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile could have a major impact on Silicon Valley.

Is Gilt Really Worth $1 Billion?

A group of VCs recently invested $138 million in Gilt Groupe, giving the company a valuation of $1 billion despite the fact that the site hasn’t made a profit since its launch in 2007.