First Round Capital founder Josh Kopelman and Lightspeed Venture Partners’ Jeremy Liew were among VCs to auction themselves off in a charity auction that ended yesterday, writes Alexia Tsotsis. The estimated value of lunch with a venture capitalist was $4,000. [TechCrunch]
Startup lawyer Joe Wallin breaks down new Securities and Exchange Commission rules that govern how companies can market themselves to potential investors. [PandoDaily]
The World Economic Forum recognized 36 startups, including Airbnb, Coursera, and GitHub, as “technology pioneers” for 2014. [WEF]
Jeffrey Kalmikoff talks about being the only designer at a tech startup. [First Round]
Clay Shirky pays tribute to Red Burns, a pioneering figure in New York City’s tech community. She died at age 88 last week (video). [Blip.tv]
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