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An Uber investor has been accused of wanting to boot Arianna Huffington from the board

Uber s Machiavellian drama rumbles on. The latest board-level spat involves early investor Shervin Pishevar, shareholder Benchmark Capital, and board member Arianna Huffington. Pishevar, in a letter seen by Axios and Recode, has accused Benchmark Capital of trying to oust Arianna Huffington from Uber s board. She has been on the board since last April, and the Continue reading An Uber investor has been accused of wanting to boot Arianna Huffington from the board
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An early investor in Facebook and Google has slammed them for ‘aggressive brain hacking’ (GOOG, GOOGL, FB)

*Roger McNamee, a famous early investor in Google and Facebook, says he regrets helping to create today s internet giants because they are hacking our brains to sell more ads. *He s not the only one condemning brain hacking. *McNamee warns that there are no watchdogs and consumers must start organizing now to pressure the internet giants Continue reading An early investor in Facebook and Google has slammed them for aggressive brain hacking (GOOG, GOOGL, FB)
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‘I’m rooting for them:’ The investor who blasted Uber for failing to change now says she’s hopeful it will

Uber has spent much of this year dealing with allegations of widespread gender discrimination and having a toxic workplace culture. Ironically, it could eventually become the tech industry s standard bearer for diversity and inclusion.  That s the hope of Freada Kapor Klein, a well-known diversity advocate and founder of the Kapor Center who was an early investor in Continue reading I m rooting for them: The investor who blasted Uber for failing to change now says she s hopeful it will
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Snapchat’s first investor explains why the app is so confusing to use (SNAP)

One of the longstanding criticisms of Snapchat is that the app is confusing and not very intuitive to use. Snapchat s parent company, Snap Inc., even went so far as to include a guide on how to use the app in its public offering paperwork with the SEC. The reason Snapchat can feel hard to understand Continue reading Snapchat s first investor explains why the app is so confusing to use (SNAP)
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