Startup Digest Reading List - Skeptical Take on the Metaverse, Open Source GTM, DAOs

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Startup Digest Reading List

A curated list of the top stories in technology, startups, and venture capital.

Happy belated Halloween! 
Two personal updates for this week:
  • We announced our latest investment in SocialChat we co-led along with Gradient Ventures in the ecommerce infrastructure space.
  • One of our portfolio companies, Solend, just crossed $500M in deposits and announced their IDO.
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Written by Chris McCann, General Partner @ Race Capital, former Greylock Partners. More about me.

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