how I got into VC March 23, 2017 Newsletter Archive March 23, 2017 Share how I got into VC on Facebook Share how I got into VC on Twitter Share how I got into VC on LinkedIn Share how I got into VC via Email Newsletter Archive Cards Against Silicon Valley. Cybersecurity landscape. Bitcoin & blockchain investors. Counting Cards Hi there, Today’s newsletter features some of our favorite Cards Against Silicon Valley card combinations. Like this one. Periodic table of cybersecurity We put together a periodic table of cybersecurity that highlights the top startups, industry categories, investors, and top exits since 2012. The table spans 10 categories, from predictive intelligence to autonomous systems to IoT, and more. Free trip to Amsterdam We’re giving away a free trip to Amsterdam for the Next Web’s European Tech Event (May 18-19). Yes. Free. We teamed up with Esquire, Quartz, Product Hunt, TNW, and The Hustle to give one lucky person airfare, accommodations, and some walking-around dinero. Enter here. Bitcoin bulls We looked at the most active investors in the bitcoin and blockchain startup space and where they are placing their bets. Digital Currency Group claimed the top spot on the most active bitcoin and blockchain investor list. That smell In our team’s estimation, this is one of the best cards in the deck. 74 million and counting We identified 9 private companies working to improve the management and utility of Medicaid services. Break the internet Smart living We identified over 65 private companies in smart home technologies and mapped them according to 11 main categories they’re operating in. The Industry Standard CB Insights data is the most trusted by those in the industry and the media. A few recent hits. The New York Times. Katie Benner (@ktbenner) writes about Uber and Bill Gurley’s investment into the company, referencing CB Insights data on unicorns. The Atlantic. Adrienne Lafrance (@adriennelaf) on what might happen if Uber fails and references the CB Insights unicorn tracker. The Times of Israel. Shoshanna Solomon reports on Autotalks’ latest round of financing and quotes CB Insights investment data. Entrepreneur. Ekta Sahasi (@esahasi) on understanding the opportunities and considerations for partnering with Asian investors with a reference to CB Insights investor data. I love you. Anand @asanwal P.S. We’ll be diving into food and beverage startups, investors, and financing trends on March 28th. Sign up here.