KidZui Revs Kids Browser


The firm, which is backed by Mission Ventures, Emergence Capital Partners, First Round Capital, Maveron, and the Scholastic Corporation, said the new K2 browser is faster and simpler to use. The browser software is tied into a database of pre-approved websites, which have been screened by teachers and parents, and which also have been categorized into different areas focused on education and learning. Tags: kidzui children education school browser safety

Active Storage Names CFO


Torrance-based Active Storage , the RAID storage firm founded by ex-Apple executives, and backed by Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, and Valhalla Partners, said Wednesday that it has hired on a CFO. Active Storage develops RAID storage products aimed at the post-production, broadcast, publishing, education and science sectors.

How to Not Suck at a Group Presentation

Both Sides of the Table

I spotted my fellow VC Leo Spiegel (from Mission Ventures) who had spoken previously to the same group and asked about his experiences. Don’t confuse this with a tour-de-force education on the finer details of how your company operations.