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SpaceX’s Starlink asks potential service testers for addresses, says private beta starts this summer

SpaceX’s Starlink asks potential service testers for addresses, says private beta starts this summer Starlink, the high-bandwidth, low-latency broadband internet service that SpaceX is in the process of deploying, has sent out an email to those who’ve registered their interest in becoming beta testers. The email asks for a specific address, to replace the previously […]

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Capital raises $9M for its AI-based ‘capital as a service’ funding platform for startups

Capital raises M for its AI-based ‘capital as a service’ funding platform for startups In 2019, in the US alone, more than 10,000 startups raised more than $133 billion in venture funding, with a large proportion of that equity investments. Today, a company building a platform to help startups consider alternative routes to financing — […]

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With $84 million in new cash, Commonwealth Fusion is on track for a demonstration fusion reactor by 2025

With million in new cash, Commonwealth Fusion is on track for a demonstration fusion reactor by 2025 Commonwealth Fusion Systems closed on its latest $84 million in new funding two weeks ago. The U.S. was still very much in the lockdown phase and getting a deal done, especially a multi-million dollar investment in a new […]

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Tesla’s newest board member has a long stance against short selling

Tesla’s newest board member has a long stance against short selling Tesla has added Hiromichi Mizuno as a new member to its board of directors and audit committee — the former chief investment officer of Japan’s $1.5 trillion pension fund and a longtime opponent of common market practices like short selling. With Mizuno’s appointment the […]

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company snags $120 million in new funding

Elon Musk’s Boring Company snags 0 million in new funding Elon Musk’s tunneling and transportation startup The Boring Company has raised its first outside investment through the sale of $120 million in stock, according to a securities filing. The details of authorized sale of stock were first reported by Bloomberg News, which reviewed the filing obtained […]

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A Boston startup developing a nuclear fusion reactor just got a roughly $50 million boost

A Boston startup developing a nuclear fusion reactor just got a roughly million boost After twenty five years of research, scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology think that they have finally cracked the code for the commercialization for nuclear fusion reactions. Commonwealth Fusion Systems is the fruit of that research. It’s a startup building […]

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Steve Jurvetson tells all: about his new $200 million fund, his new partner, his new shopping list, and more

Steve Jurvetson tells all: about his new 0 million fund, his new partner, his new shopping list, and more Steve Jurvetson is staging a comeback, disclosing today that his new San Francisco-based, early-stage venture firm Future Ventures, has raised $200 million for its debut fund. “It’s good to be back in the saddle again,” says […]

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Elon Musk is sticking with SpaceX board member Steve Jurveston, shows new SEC filing

Elon Musk is sticking with SpaceX board member Steve Jurveston, shows new SEC filing Several weeks ago, the WSJ reported that SpaceX, Elon Musk’s rocket company, was set to raise $500 million from earlier shareholders and the Scottish money management firm Baillie Gifford & Co. in a bid to help get its internet-service business off the […]

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In the world of VC, harassment claims aren’t necessarily a deal killer

In the world of VC, harassment claims aren’t necessarily a deal killer  Silicon Valley has hardly been immune. In the world of venture capital, two of the highest-profile poster boys for this uprising (as of this writing) are venture capitalists Steve Jurvetson, formerly of the venture firm DFJ, and Shervin Pishevar, who cofounded the firm […]

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VC Steve Jurvetson is leaving Draper Fisher Jurvetson

VC Steve Jurvetson is leaving Draper Fisher Jurvetson  Steve Jurvetson, the venture capitalist who invested in companies like Tesla and SpaceX, is leaving his role as partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Recode reports. TechCrunch has since confirmed the news. “I am leaving DFJ to focus on personal matters, including taking legal action against those whose […]

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