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Mar 08, 2016

by willhsu

Blue Collar VC

Four years after founding and bootstrapping Mucker Capital, we are pleased to announce the close of a new $45 million fund, Mucker III. This is…

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Jan 15, 2016

by willhsu

Are Apps The New Gurus?…

The way we do everything has been turned upside down: how we read, how we communicate, how we…

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Dec 02, 2015

by willhsu

Learning From The OG iPod

If you want to build a multibillion-dollar consumer IoT company, copy the iPod – the original IoT thingy.…

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Nov 24, 2015

by Mahbod Moghadam

VCs AS EMCEES: LA EDITION

(Guest post by Mahbod Moghadam) Several months ago, I wrote an essay for Mucker Blog about the nexus…

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Oct 09, 2015

by willhsu

More Funding Won’t Magically Fix…

by Erik Rannala   Some entrepreneurs think that (more) money will solve all their company’s problems. It won’t.…

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Sep 07, 2015

by willhsu

Interview with Everipedia's Tedde Forselius

Interview with my Everipedia Co-founder Theodor Forselius (AKA “Tedde”) by Mahbod Moghadam One of the main reasons I…

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Aug 12, 2015

by willhsu

Brother From Another Mother: VCs…

(Guest post by Mahbod Moghadam) Rappers want to be venture capitalists, venture capitalists want to be rappers: it…

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Aug 12, 2015

by willhsu

Venture Capital Is Dead. Long…

(Guest post by my partner, Erik Rannala) There have been rumblings recently that the traditional VC model could…

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Jul 04, 2015

by willhsu

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From…

As a startup founder, a huge amount is staked on your ability to fundraise. Investment means you have…

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May 17, 2015

by willhsu

Is Uber Really Worth $40…

This is the second part of my last post. . .         Uber’s stratospheric valuation…

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Mar 19, 2015

by willhsu

Reconstructing Uber's Uber Financials

Like many of people in the tech community, I’ve been following Uber with a mix of awe, horror,…

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