Andreessen Horowitz has announced a $50 million investment in Buzzfeed.
“Its 100+ person tech team has created world-class systems for analytics, advertising, and content management. Engineers are 1st class citizens. Everything is built for mobile devices from the outset. Internet native formats like lists, tweets, pins, animated GIFs, etc. are treated as equals to older formats like photos, videos, and long form essays. BuzzFeed takes the internet and computer science seriously.”
Andreessen Horowitz Announces $50 Million Investment In BuzzFeed
A Forrester analysis suggests what some might find surprising: Microsoft gained the only ‘trailblazer’ status by being trusted across generations.
Nice to hear that in the wake of all the recent data leaks and hacks that have occurred across different industries that MSFT’s “One Microsoft” bet is paying off.
Microsoft more trusted than Apple, study says
All three brands were seen as innovative by consumers, so what sets Microsoft apart? While Apple and Samsung battle it out to reign supreme with the coveted Millennial generation, Microsoft has quietly stolen the consumer technology crown by becoming more trusted and essential across multiple generations. The very ubiquity that perhaps renders it uncool turns out to also be its strength.
“Forrester: Microsoft is beating Apple and Samsung in the battle for consumer mindshare” via TheNextWeb