Hot on the heels of cryptocurrency trading platform Coinbase’s massive public listing, its VC backer Andreessen Horowitz is planning its largest crypto fund yet. The firm, which expects to earn an estimated $10 billion from its Coinbase investment, has set a target of up to $1 billion for the new fund, according to a Financial Times report . Andreessen Horowitz raised its first fund dedicated...
Get access to exclusive coverage
Read deeply reported stories from the largest newsroom in tech.
My Life's Work Startups
As a Kid, Samantha John Recoiled From Videogames. Now She’s Teaching Kids to Code Them
This is “My Life’s Work,” a series about the unique life experiences that influenced the careers of tech founders and executives. Interviews have been edited and condensed for clarity. For the past decade, Samantha John, 35, and her co-founder, Jocelyn Leavitt, have been helping kids learn to code. Their app, Hopscotch, teaches children programming as they create their own...
Congressional Report Says Robinhood Understated Liquidity Problems During Meme Stock Craze
Zendesk Agrees to $10.2 billion Buyout Months After Rejecting Higher Bid
Meta Plans To Shut Down CrowdTangle Tool
Stay in the know
Receive a summary of the day's top tech news—distilled into one email.
Access on the go
View stories on our mobile app and tune into our weekly podcast.
Join live video Q&A’s
Deep-dive into topics like startups and autonomous vehicles with our top reporters and other executives.
Enjoy a clutter-free experience
Read without any banner ads.
Recent Popular Stories
Opinion Venture Capital
What Venture Investors Get Wrong About China
For two decades, investors in China’s venture capital firms have looked for partners with an instinct for the “new economy.” And for two decades, the firms have posted high-flying returns primarily driven by winners in this fiercely competitive arena—including upstarts in budget appliances (Xiaomi), social media (ByteDance), ride hailing (Didi) and food delivery (Meituan)—that seemed to validate that approach.