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Frothy Markets Are Like A Party With An Open Bar

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Tyler Winklevoss

There has been talk for sometime about a potential bubble in Silicon Valley. With China’s stock market cratering to an 8-year low and US equities pulling back, a possible downturn (and potential silver lining) seems like it could be on the horizon. This got me thinking. If a bar metaphor can be used to articulate (…)

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Onfleet Officially Launches to Make Local Delivery Efficient and Delightful

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Khaled Naim

Having made several investments in both location-based services and logistics solutions, Onfleet’s platform for local delivery management was a natural fit in the Winklevoss Capital family. Today, founder Khaled Naim takes Onfleet out of private beta, announces their recent round of funding and how he and his team plan to power the on-demand economy. After powering hundreds (…)

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Our Latest Investment: Gemini

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Tyler Winklevoss

Cameron and I have been angel investors for over two years now. So far the journey has been incredible, we’ve met some of the most courageous, innovative and brilliant people along the way, but most importantly, we formed lifelong friendships that will persist regardless of the economic outcomes. Today, our portfolio includes over 40 companies (…)

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Our Two-Part Interview With StrictlyVC

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Tyler Winklevoss

Cameron and I recently did a two-part interview with Semil Shah while he was guest-editing StrictlyVC. We discussed our strategy as angel investors, our thoughts on the future of Bitcoin and the impact of of a certain pop culture portrayal. We wanted to share excerpts from both interviews. Enjoy! You are both well-known for a variety of things now. Briefly catch (…)

2014-12-08 Introducing The Winklevoss Capital Syndicate On AngelList

Introducing The Winklevoss Capital Syndicate On AngelList

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Tyler Winklevoss

Last week I gave an interview to CoinDesk about our recently launched Syndicate on AngelList. We covered some great topics in-depth, some of which include our long-term thesis on Bitcoin, bitcoin company investing and the crowd-funding venture capital model in general. I’ve posted the interview in its entirety below. Hope you enjoy! -Tyler 1. Winklevoss Capital tweeted today (…)

2014-11-24 - The Jetsons Fallacy - Part II

The Jetsons Fallacy – Part II

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Shaun Springer

Here is Part II of “The Jestons Fallacy” by Shaun Springer, founder of our smart home portfolio company Astro. In this piece, Shaun examines the past year in smart home innovation, disruption, acquisitions (Nest) and the effects of crowdfunding on widespread consumer adoption (or lack thereof). For those interested, Part I can be found here. (…)