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Venture capitalist Andreessen Horowitz invests $50 mln in BuzzFeed

(Reuters) – Venture Capital firm Andreessen Horowitz is investing $ 50 million in BuzzFeed, the social news and entertainment website known for producing advertising-sponsored "listicles" that go viral. Chris Dixon, a general partner at the venture capital firm, said in … Continue reading

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Venture firm Andreessen Horowitz hires software veteran as adviser

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has added software veteran Kenneth Coleman to its roster of advisers, bringing expertise in a hot area for start-ups to one of Silicon Valley’s most aggressive venture firms. Coleman, 70, will provide … Continue reading

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Andreessen Horowitz leads $15.5 million funding of ItsOn mobile firm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Andreessen Horowitz is leading a $ 15.5 million round of venture funding for ItsOn Inc, a developer of software that supports more flexible mobile billing options like sponsored data services and split billing for work and … Continue reading

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Andreessen Horowitz invests $15 million in website Rap Genius

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Venture capitalist Ben Horowitz is famous for starting his blog posts with rap lyrics. Now, he will be putting his money into the mix. His firm, Andreessen Horowitz, announced Wednesday a $ 15 million investment in … Continue reading

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VC firm Andreessen Horowitz raises $1.5B to invest (AP)

AP – A venture capital firm started by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Marc Andreessen has raised an additional $ 1.5 billion to invest in promising technology startups. Yahoo! News: Technology News

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