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Superhuman founder seeks to raise debut venture fund

Superhuman founder seeks to raise debut venture fund

The founder of one of 2019’s most buzzworthy startups is putting on his VC hat. Rahul Vohra, the creator of the $30/month subscription emailing service Superhuman, and Todd Goldberg, the founder of the marketing business Mailjoy, are circulating a pitch deck to potential limited partners, with plans to raise a $4 million debut angel fund,…
FCC approves wireless charging tech for IoT devices, Walmart to adopt it

FCC approves wireless charging tech for IoT devices, Walmart to adopt it

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted an equipment authorization for wireless power delivery for an Internet of Things (IoT) tracking device. It's the second FCC certification this year for Ossia's Forever Tracker technology, which the company claims can charge multiple IoT tracking sensors at distances greater than 15 feet. The sensors would be embedded in shipping packages…
Silicon Valley Is Trying Out a New Mantra: Make a Profit

Silicon Valley Is Trying Out a New Mantra: Make a Profit

SAN FRANCISCO — Fred Wilson, a venture capitalist at Union Square Ventures, recently published a blog post titled “The Great Public Market Reckoning.” In it, he argued that the narrative that had driven start-up hype and valuations for the last decade was now falling apart. His post quickly ricocheted across Silicon Valley. Other venture capitalists,…