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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.

6 Catchy Startup Stats You Might Not Know

If you're starting a business over 50, living in Vancouver with connections in Panama, and have a startup in healthcare - according to Tech Jury, you've ticked several of the boxes on what statistically indicates a successful startup.

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M.R. Asks 3 Questions: Anand Rajaraman, Founding Partner, Rocketship.vc

An entrepreneur, VC and Computer Science professor at Stanford, Anand Rajaraman shares how his experience has revealed that the real differentiator between companies is their data sets rather than their algorithms.

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