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PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Explains How PayPal Led To A 'PayPal Mafia'

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel appeared on Benzinga partner James Altucher's podcast[1] this week and talked about everything from being Facebook's first investor[2] to retirement.  One particularly interesting topic Thiel covered was PayPal itself, which ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
Entities: PayPal, Peter Thiel, Mafia
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Peter Thiel: 'Don't Wait To Start Something New'

The billionaire-contrarian opens up. Photo credit: Kyle KirchhoffPeter Thiel, the billionaire entrepreneur (PayPal, Palantir Technologies ), venture capitalist (via his San Francisco-based Founders Fund) and author of the new book Zero to One : Notes ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to outdo his own success

SAN FRANCISCO — For Max Levchin, the once-shy and at times off-putting whiz kid who co-founded PayPal, his early success has become his biggest burden.The entrepreneur and investor says he will rest only when he has another startup that matches the success ... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Ben Graham Fellowship Finalist: Long Case for eBay

Thomas Li’s write-up of eBay Inc ( NASDAQ:EBAY ) won him a Benjamin Graham Fellowship.We will be covering the Value Investing Congress in New York City.  Make sure you sign up for our free newsletter to ensure you do not miss coverage !Long eBay: Investment ... [Published Value Walk - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Peter Thiel’s contrarian strategy

Its pretty amazing to hold leather that no pig or cow died for, says Lindy Fishburne, an officer of the Thiel Foundation. She is describing a slightly creepy biofabricated product made by a startup the foundation funded with a $350,000 donation. The company, ... [Published Fortune - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

PayPal co-founder on a quest to outdo his own success

SAN FRANCISCO – For Max Levchin, the once-shy and at times off-putting whiz kid who co-founded PayPal, his early success has become his biggest burden.The entrepreneur and investor says he will rest only when he has another startup that matches the success ... [Published Buffalo News - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to outdo his own success

For Max Levchin, the once-shy and at times off-putting whiz kid who co-founded PayPal, his early success has become his biggest burden.The entrepreneur and investor says he will rest only when he has another startup that matches the success of PayPal, ... [Published PhysOrg.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

PayPal Co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to outdo his own success

SAN FRANCISCO -- For Max Levchin, the once-shy and at times off-putting whiz kid who cofounded PayPal, his early success has become his biggest burden.The entrepreneur and investor says he will rest only when he has another startup that matches the success ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Founders Fund will give dough to early-stage science startups

Above: Founders Fund co-founder Peter Thiel. Image Credit: Heisenberg Media/Flickr Founders Fund already stands out for backing startups with radical ideas, including Counsyl , Hampton Creek , Planet Labs , and SpaceX . Now the venture firm is ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Graphic-design-for-anyone tool Canva raises additional $3.6M, launches plugin for third-party sites

Image Credit: Canva Apparently, people like being able to create attractive graphics without a design degree. Canva , the web-based graphic design platform, has just raised an additional $3.6 million in funding. Canva makes it simple for people without ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

With new money in tow, Hinge wants to be the fast-forward button of meeting people

Image Credit: Shutterstock Tinder may be getting lots of attention for having reduced romantic interaction down to the swiping of a screen, but Hinge has shaking things up by adding an element of trust: The mutual connection. And it might be onto ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Discount shopping app Wish gets a premium $50M investment

Image Credit: Screen shot/Wish Investors are not done pouring money into shopping apps. Proof: Wish just landed a sweet new round of funding for its “wishlist” app for discounted shopping. The San Francisco-based company just announced that it has ... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 27 2014]

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PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Explains How PayP... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Explains How PayP... [Published Benzinga.com - 6 hours ago]
Peter Thiel: 'Don't Wait To Start Something New' [Published Forbes.com - Sep 10 2014]
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to out... [Published Seattle Times - Sep 08 2014]
Ben Graham Fellowship Finalist: Long Case for eBay [Published Value Walk - Sep 07 2014]
Peter Thiel’s contrarian strategy [Published Fortune - Sep 04 2014]
PayPal co-founder on a quest to outdo his own s... [Published Buffalo News - Aug 24 2014]
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to out... [Published PhysOrg.com - Aug 19 2014]
PayPal Co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to out... [Published Inside Bay Area - Aug 12 2014]
Founders Fund will give dough to early-stage sc... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 25 2014]
Graphic-design-for-anyone tool Canva raises add... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 21 2014]
With new money in tow, Hinge wants to be the fa... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 01 2014]
Discount shopping app Wish gets a premium $50M ... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 27 2014]
Sean Parker is out at Founders Fund – TechCrunch [Published PE Hub Blog - Mar 07 2014]
Founders Fund raises $1 bln for fifth fund [Published PE Hub Blog - Mar 06 2014]
Founders Fund Raises $1 Billion for New Venture... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Mar 06 2014]
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Founders Fund will give dough to early-stage sc... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 25 2014]
Above: Founders Fund co-founder Peter Thiel. Image Credit: Heisenberg Media/Flickr Founders Fund already stands out for backing startups with radical ideas, including Counsyl , Hampton Creek , Planet Labs , and SpaceX . Now the venture firm is ...
Graphic-design-for-anyone tool Canva raises add... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 21 2014]
Image Credit: Canva Apparently, people like being able to create attractive graphics without a design degree. Canva , the web-based graphic design platform, has just raised an additional $3.6 million in funding. Canva makes it simple for people without ...
With new money in tow, Hinge wants to be the fa... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 01 2014]
Image Credit: Shutterstock Tinder may be getting lots of attention for having reduced romantic interaction down to the swiping of a screen, but Hinge has shaking things up by adding an element of trust: The mutual connection. And it might be onto ...
Discount shopping app Wish gets a premium $50M ... [Published Venturebeat - Jun 27 2014]
Image Credit: Screen shot/Wish Investors are not done pouring money into shopping apps. Proof: Wish just landed a sweet new round of funding for its “wishlist” app for discounted shopping. The San Francisco-based company just announced that it has ...
Sean Parker is out at Founders Fund – TechCrunch [Published PE Hub Blog - Mar 07 2014]
Napster co-founder Sean Parker has stepped down as a partner of the Founders Fund, TechCrunch reported . TechCrunch said the firm sent an email stating: “Sean has been winding down his involvement with the fund over the last few years to focus on other ...
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