Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz’s flagship cryptocurrency fund lost 40% in value in the first half of the year, according to a Wall Street Journal report . Amid the latest crypto winter, the fund has slowed its pace of investing from 26 crypto deals in the fourth quarter of 2021 to just nine crypto deals in the third quarter. The debut crypto fund, a $300 million vehicle raised in...
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Seat belts protect children in cars. Safety standards protect children from faulty or dangerous toys. All these are the result of regulatory mandates. And yet for far too long, social media companies have been allowed to develop addictive design features such as endless scroll, autoplay and push alerts that keep kids and teens hooked on their products. The longer vulnerable kids and teens are...
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