Articles under “Facebook”

Data is the New Frontier

In August 2011 Marc Andreessen wrote a Wall Street Journal op-ed that famously explained why, “software is eating the world.” As we explained in Demystifying VC Economics, Part 5, industry after industry is being disrupted by new entrants that implement much of the incumbents’ value in the form of a software-based service that can be

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Introducing Ali Rosenthal

At Wealthfront, we believe that everyone deserves sophisticated financial advice. To deliver on that belief, we need more than an audacious mission — we need to build a deeply experienced company.

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WhatsApp: What an Acquisition Means for Employees

The announcement that Facebook is buying WhatsApp for $19 billion generated a lot of interest. The most popular question we received is what does the acquisition mean for the employees financially.

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Manage Vested RSUs Like A Cash Bonus & Consider Selling

If your company gave you a year-end bonus of $100,000, would you use all of it to buy your company’s stock? Hell, no.

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