Why Has Seed Investing Declined? And What Does this Mean for the Future?

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Between 1999–2005 the costs went down by 90% and between 2005–2010 they went down a further 90%. million and my A Round in 2005 was only $500,000 (and that’s all I ever raised). technology vc venture-capital tech cloud-computing

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Understanding Changes in the Software & Venture Capital Industries

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Open-Source Software & Horizontal Computing. We also benefitted economically from a move to “horizontal computing.&# These two trends had a major impact on the computing industry from 2000-2005 but the effects weren’t yet felt by the VC industry.

Data is the Next Major Layer of the Cloud & A Major Victory for Startups

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I believe that this is a major new area of growth & innovation for the Internet as Cloud Services start to form deeper & richer layers. Over the past 5 years the Internet Cloud has started to form into layers and this is a great thing for innovation. Cloud Data Platform.

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