Sports writing startup hits $500M valuation

Subscription focused, The Athletic has grown rapidly since its start in 2016. Founded by Adam Hansmann and Alex Mather, the VC-backed sports website, has bucked the trend by focusing on annual subscriptions. And with its latest funding of $50 million, the company is now worth $500 million.

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Female-founded Unicorns Were Born at an Unprecedented Pace in 2019

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In 2018 there were 15 unicorns born with at least one female founder. This year, there were 21 startups founded or co-founded by a female that became unicorns.

AI Startups of 2019: Where Are They Now?

In February 2019, CB Insights announced their third annual AI 100 - a list of the 100 most promising AI startups across the globe. And today, they're recapping where those companies made it in the past 12 months.

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10 Tech Flops of the Past Decade

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As the last decade pulls away from us in the rearview mirror, we are reflecting on some of the world's biggest tech flops, and products that won't be making it to the 2020's.

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Happy Holidays from our team to yours.

M.R. Rangaswami, Co-Founder - Sand Hill Group

We hope this holiday season brings you and your family the opportunity to rest, recharge and spend time with those you love. On behalf of our team at Sand Hill Group, I wish you a wonderful holiday season and a prosperous start to the new decade.