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VC is Getting Disrupted, But Not Democratized

There’s an idea floating around that venture capital is getting more open and accessible.

People point to the rise of crowdfunding platforms like AngelList and relatively recent legislation like the Jobs Act and predict that it is only a matter of time before the Internet will allow anyone to become the next John Doerr.

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As WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar overhauls the media firm to make it more digitally savvy and consumer focused, he is expected to zero in on its news and sports business, particularly CNN, for a shakeup, according to people familiar with the situation.

What could trigger a restructuring of the business is the possible departure of news and sports chairman Jeff Zucker. His contract isn’t up ...

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