Ted Schlein Contributor Ted Schlein, a general partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, focuses on early-stage technology companies in the enterprise software and infrastructure markets, including ventures within the networking and consumer security arenas.
When a company realizes that it may have been hacked, its first call often is not to outside forensics consultants, security firms or even to law enforcement. Too often, the company first must consult with its lawyers. Lots and lots of lawyers. And for good reason.
Government outreach efforts often talk about collaboration and working together but usually in a vague, aspirational, kumbaya kind of way. However, for cybersecurity the need for collaboration is pragmatic and pressing. Read More
And now for an update in the continuing saga of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA), a controversial piece of legislation currently in the Senate that, to some, represents an important tool to bolster the sharing of threat data between the government and private entities,
The breakneck growth in internet usage over the past two decades has forced policymakers to confront a host of challenges, from how to regulate the sharing economy to who owns the infrastructure behind the “tubes” themselves. While tempers have flared on a number of these issues,
As technology permeates nearly every aspect of our lives, it has become an increasingly political topic. On one hand, Washington and Silicon Valley have seemingly never been closer with recent visits to the Valley by President Obama, new cybersecurity legislation,
A series of recent breaches at United Airlines, Anthem and, most recently, Sabre Corp. and American Airlines are reportedly tied to state-sponsored cyber attackers. These attacks further highlight an important trend in the cybersecurity arena:
How long have intelligence agencies been keeping tabs on the internet, and what role did these agencies play in creating the internet we use today? For the most part, these kinds of questions have been relegated to comments sections on random blogs and the occasional tweet from researchers.
Keatz, one of a growing number of so-called “cloud kitchens” — delivery only restaurant brands running on the rails of Deliveroo and UberEats — has raised €12 million in new funding. Backing the round are existing investors Project A Ventures, Atlantic Labs, UStart, K Fund and JME Ventures,
Asia-focused marketing startup AnyMind Group has landed a further $8 million in funding to close out its Series B round and expand into new verticals. The company announced a $13.4 million raise back in November, but that has now expanded to $21.
Tesla killed off its customer referral program way back on Feb. 1, 2019 because the popular program was getting too costly to maintain. But now, less than two months later, Tesla is bringing it back with new incentives aimed at rewarding its customers, and bringing in new ones.
Even the most successful tech company is going to have a stumble from time to time. Nintendo’s 45 years in the video game industry is spotted with a few doozies, but none are more infamous than the Virtual Boy. The 1994 portable console was marketed as an early home entry into virtual reality,
More than two years into the Trump administration, the long vacant post of U.S. Chief Technology Officer will be filled. Bloomberg first reported that today Trump is elevating Michael Kratsios, current deputy U.S. CTO, to the nation’s top tech position.
European governments have been bringing the hammer down on tech in recent months, slapping record fines and stiff regulations on the largest imports out of Silicon Valley. Despite pleas from the world’s leading companies and Europe’s eroding trust in government,
Meet the startups that raised venture capital, or got acquired, before Demo Day.
Mixcloud, the London startup that offers an audio streaming platform designed for long-form content, has closed its first-ever funding round, TechCrunch has learned. According to a regulatory filing and since confirmed by co-founder Nico Perez, the ten-year old company has raised approximately $11.
More devices are coming onto the Internet every single day, and that’s especially true within organizations that have a fleet of devices with access to sensitive data — which means there are even more holes for potential security breaches. That’s the goal of Kolide.
Peer-to-peer car-sharing marketplace Turo has officially closed a $104 million Series D round. This comes following a $12 million investment from Sumitomo Corporation and American Express Ventures, on top of a $92 million raise earlier this year.
In the biggest blow yet to ride-sharing in the U.S.,the Seattle city council voted today to limit the number of drivers available on Uber and Lyft in the city. The vote essentially kills any competition to the city's existing taxi companies,
Disney just dropped the opening credits sequence for its highly anticipated new show Girl Meets World, the spinoff of the '90s cult hit Boy Meets World. And if it's any indicator of what's to come, we may be in troubleDon't get us wrong, the song is sweet and bubbly, titled "Take On the World,
Yes, there is one other company, Virgin Galactic. They use a carrier airplane to carry aloft the space ship, then they drop the spaceship and hope the engine ignites, then the rocket flies to the edge of space then returns to the take off runway.
Editors' note: The video below contains graphic violence.Video has emerged that allegedly shows Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancée in an elevator, knocking her unconscious.See also: The NFL, Where Smoking Pot Is 8 Times Worse Than Beating a WomanThe footage,
Social media platform Hootsuite on Thursday announced it closed in on $60 million in new funding, bringing the company's total funding to $250 million.The Vancouver-based firm also said it was buying Zeetl, a Canadian social telephony startup,
去年 Apple 推出的 iPhone 6 及 iPhone 6 Plus 終於採用不同的尺寸，雖然兩者的設計非常相似，但由於 iPhone 6 Plus 的螢幕尺寸比較大，加上鏡頭又有光學防震等功能，因此更多用家均傾向購買這款手機。
上周三，备受瞩目的面向创意和专业人士的苹果iPad Pro已经开始发售，但是专用配件Apple Pencil和Smart Keyboard智能键盘供货量仍有限。