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WE ARE HOSED: Beyond Tech, It's Not Looking Good

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Kleiner Perkins partner and former Morgan Stanley analyst Mary Meeker is best known for her insightful presentations on the state of the Web, and she's just published another great one. It contains a rather unpleasant surprise, though. Toward the end, Meeker includes a mini-presentation on the state of the US...
WE ARE HOSED: Beyond Tech, It's Not Looking Good

Today's Scuttlebot: Obama's Data Crunchers, Movie Computers and the Perils of E-Voting

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The technology reporters and editors of The New York Times scour the Web for important and peculiar items. Wednesday's selection includes a look at the quants who helped President Obama win re-election, a Pixar building named for Steve Jobs and the latest from Mary Meeker....
Today's Scuttlebot: Obama's Data Crunchers, Movie Computers and the Perils of E-Voting

Meeker: Mobile Advertising A $20 Billion Opportunity In US

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Mobile advertising will come in somewhere around $2.5 to $3.0 billion in the US this year. However Kleiner Perkins’ Mary Meeker, who is a former Morgan Stanley analyst, says the opportunity is roughly $20 billion. Among the 110 slides in her presentation to the D10 conference yesterday is one... Please...
Meeker: Mobile Advertising A $20 Billion Opportunity In US
Data | Bullish on Wearable Tech: Mary Meeker's Annual State of the Internet Presentation

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AMZN, MSFT, FB, AOL, YHOO, ZNGA)

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Good morning. Remember to vote today! In the meantime, here's the news: Amazon launched a new monthly version of its Prime service, going head to head with Hulu+ and Netflix. Google cofounder Sergey Brin says we should ditch partisan politics. The Microsoft Surface RT is more profitable than the iPad,...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AMZN, MSFT, FB, AOL, YHOO, ZNGA)

Accel's Breyer Leads Forbes Midas List of Top Tech Investors Again, While Kleiner's Doerr Leads in Media Scrutiny

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Forbes magazine put out its much-watched Midas List today, which is kind of the Oscars for venture capitalists in tech (caveat: Think more khakis and dudes than glitz and glamour). On the top 10 list of 100 of the best performing and most influential tech investors, Jim Breyer of...
Accel's Breyer Leads Forbes Midas List of Top Tech Investors Again, While Kleiner's Doerr Leads in Media Scrutiny

The New Face Of Ad Tech Goes Consumer: Emotion Tracker Affectiva Takes $12M From KPCB, Horizon Ventures, Others

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The worlds of ad technology and consumer engagement in games and other online activities moved a little bit closer together today. Affectiva, a startup spun out the MIT Media Lab with a way of measuring emotional responses from online users by tracking their faces, is today announcing a round of...
The New Face Of Ad Tech Goes Consumer: Emotion Tracker Affectiva Takes $12M From KPCB, Horizon Ventures, Others

SlideShare passes 10M presentations after growing by one-third a year after acquisition by LinkedIn

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SlideShare, a document sharing service, announced today that it has hit a milestone. Now, more than 10 million presentations have been uploaded to the service. This comes as it marks the one-year anniversary when LinkedIn acquired the service for $119 million. Interesting to note, at the time of its acquisition,...
SlideShare passes 10M presentations after growing by one-third a year after acquisition by LinkedIn

Mary Meeker: “We Are Still In Spring Training — Magnitude Of Upcoming Change Will Be Stunning”

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Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends report is usually full of good stuff and this year is no exception. We already covered her comments about mobile monetization and the Facebook IPO, but one of the most interesting sections of her presentation were her thoughts about the future of the Internet. In...
Mary Meeker: “We Are Still In Spring Training — Magnitude Of Upcoming Change Will Be Stunning”

This 24-Year-Old's Startup, Quirky, Just Nabbed Another $68 Million ... And Mary Meeker

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Quirky, the super-hot New York startup founded by 24-year-old Ben Kaufman, just raised another $68 million in Series C funding. That brings the total raised since it was founded in 2009 to $91.3 million. This round was led by Andreessen Horowitz, with significant participation from new investor Kleiner Perkins Caufield...
This 24-Year-Old's Startup, Quirky, Just Nabbed Another $68 Million ... And Mary Meeker
The P2P Lending Experiment: Lending Club Surpasses $1B In Personal Loans, Hits Profitability

The FEM Funnel

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Ms. Kunst. Minority report is a guest column by Sarah Kunst, who does business development and product at fashion app Kaleidoscope. She’s a black, non-engineer female in tech but plans to IPO anyway. The big question on everyone’s mind in the wake of Ellen Pao’s allegations of sexual harassment and...
The FEM Funnel
Everyone has a mobile problem: not just Facebook

20 Startups That Mary Meeker Thinks Could Change Everything We Do

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Technology is rapidly changing everything we do. Mary Meeker, a former Wall Street analyst who's now a prominent Silicon Valley investor, highlighted a number of innovative companies in her recent presentation about the future of the Internet. We pulled out the game-changing startups she mentioned and added few others. The...
20 Startups That Mary Meeker Thinks Could Change Everything We Do

Meet Scott Devitt: Morgan Stanley's Facebook Analyst Who Takes The Bus To Work

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Scott Devitt has long stood out for being cautious in a world of Internet bulls. In the more than 12 years that he has covered Internet companies as a Wall Street analyst, Devitt has developed a measured approach to a sector that often succumbs to hype. Devitt, who replaced star...
Meet Scott Devitt: Morgan Stanley's Facebook Analyst Who Takes The Bus To Work

Mary Meeker's 2013 Internet Trends: Mobile Makes Up 15% Of All Internet Traffic, With 1.5B Users Worldwide

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Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers partner Mary Meeker unveiled her annual Internet Trends report for 2013 today at the D11 Conference, showing robust growth in the number of broadband and mobile users. All that said, there’s still a huge opportunity for smartphone adoption and mobile ad spend. There were more than...
Mary Meeker's 2013 Internet Trends: Mobile Makes Up 15% Of All Internet Traffic, With 1.5B Users Worldwide

BLOOD IN THE WATER: Now Is The Time To Raid Facebook For Talent, Says Rival Exec (FB, GOOG)

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We spent much of yesterday afternoon texting back and forth with a high-powered tech exec who has been very close to Google for the past decade. He had lots of interesting things to say, but one message was particularly clear. Across the industry, startups and rivals have decided that now...
BLOOD IN THE WATER: Now Is The Time To Raid Facebook For Talent, Says Rival Exec (FB, GOOG)

Top Trends of 2012: Video on Tablets

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One in every ten tablet users views video content almost daily on their device, according to a new report by comScore. The study also found that tablet users are nearly three times more likely to watch video on their device compared to smartphone users. Nearly one in four smartphone owners...
Top Trends of 2012: Video on Tablets
The Mobile Monetization Challenge: How Can Content Publishers Make Mobile Work?

Meeker: The next ten years will be about wearable computing and personal data

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The photo wars aren’t over, but a shift is about to take place in terms of the content we upload and share to the internet, according to Kleiner Perkins’ Mary Meeker and her trademark frenzy of Powerpoint slides at D11. After years of uploading any and every photo to the...
Meeker: The next ten years will be about wearable computing and personal data
Unlike Facebook, Twitter’s mobile revenue rivals the desktop

#ATD10 Kicks Off With Apple's Tim Cook -- Also Adding Online Education to Mix with Kahn and Hennessy

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The All Things Digital team is all ready down in Palo Verdes, Calif. under sunny skies and with a lineup of tech and media speakers that are even more stunning that the spectacular view here. We begin tonight with the first major interview that Apple CEO Tim Cook has...
#ATD10 Kicks Off With Apple's Tim Cook -- Also Adding Online Education to Mix with Kahn and Hennessy

CHART OF THE DAY: Photo Uploads Are Exploding, Thanks Largely To Snapchat (FB, YHOO)

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We are currently uploading 500 million photos a day, says Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker in her latest presentation on the state of the Internet. She predicts that increases as the year goes along. By the end of the year, daily photo sharing could be double what it was in...
CHART OF THE DAY: Photo Uploads Are Exploding, Thanks Largely To Snapchat (FB, YHOO)
People Actually Use QR Codes (In China)

How The iPad Totally Changed The World In Just Three Years (AAPL)

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Apple's iPad was released to the world three years ago on April 3, 2010. At the time, a lot of people were underwhelmed. We even called it a "big yawn," and said, "Jobs introduced something that is probably going to sell in the range of a few million units this...
How The iPad Totally Changed The World In Just Three Years (AAPL)

Live: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg at D11

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The good news for Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard side project now has more than a billion users, and is on track to do more than $6 billion in revenue this year. The bad news for Facebook: It’s not Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard side project anymore. And now it’s beholden to all...
Live: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg at D11
Mary Meeker Gives Surprise Mid-Year Internet Trends Report: Android Adoption Ramping Up 6X Faster Than iPhone

Soaring into the cloud

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Nearly 400 IT executives joined us last week for a discussion on the future of enterprise IT at Atmosphere, our first cloud computing summit at the Googleplex. It was an exciting day of conversation and debate about the power of the cloud. If you’re interested in seeing it for yourself,...
Soaring into the cloud

Mary Meeker Re-Imagines Nearly Everything

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Today at the D10 Conference, star analyst Mary Meeker gave her latest presentation of Internet Trends. You can download the whole presentation here (PDF) and it's well worth spending time perusing. Here are the main takeaways, along with selected screenshots. Get ready for lots of re-imagining and proof of rapid...
Mary Meeker Re-Imagines Nearly Everything

Social product design startup Quirky raises $68M

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Quirky, a New York-based startup that crowdsources the creation of products, announced on Thursday that it has raised $68 million in Series C funding. The round was led by Andreessen Horowitz and included new investor Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, as well as existing investors Norwest Venture Partners and RRE...
Social product design startup Quirky raises $68M
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