remember the racist VC? December 29, 2017 Newsletter Archive December 29, 2017 Share remember the racist VC? on Facebook Share remember the racist VC? on Twitter Share remember the racist VC? on LinkedIn Share remember the racist VC? via Email Newsletter Archive Top reports. Apple strategy teardown. Blockchain investment trends. Best of Hi there, This is our last newsletter of 2017. Thanks to all of you for reading, sharing the newsletter, and sending us terrible data viz and even the occasional oddly racist email. We’ve had a lot of fun (most of the time) and look forward to 2018. Crème de la crème We put out hundreds of reports this year, covering everything from the state of insurance tech to the future of food to a teardown of Apple’s strategy. Below are the top 10 reports of 2017. 10. The Global Fintech Report Q3 2017 A comprehensive, data-driven look at global financial technology investment trends, top deals, active investors, and corporate activity. 9. Fortune 500 Investment And M&A Report Trends in how Fortune 500 corporations are investing in and acquiring technology companies. 8. Venture Capital Funding Report Q3 2017 PricewaterhouseCoopers and CB Insights’ Q3 2017 MoneyTree report highlights the latest trends in venture capital funding globally. 7. Emerging Startup Frontiers Identifying new startup and venture capital frontiers globally. 6. Tech IPO Report 2018 Our 6th annual Tech IPO Pipeline Report looks at 355 of the most promising and highly-valued private companies in the United States. 5. The State Of Automation This report will analyze AI, robotics, and the fear of job displacement from automation. 4. Apple Strategy Teardown: Where the World’s Most Valuable Company Is Focusing In Augmented Reality, Wearables, AI, Cars, And More The maverick of personal computing is looking for its next big thing in spaces like healthcare, AR, and autonomous cars, all while keeping its lead in consumer hardware. With an uphill battle in AI, slowing growth in smartphones, and its fingers in so many pies, can Apple reinvent itself for a third time? 3. Healthcare Horizons: Startups And Technologies Poised To Have The Greatest Impact On Healthcare Healthcare is changing around the world. The very definition of medicine is now up for debate. Across digital health, biotechnology, and the medical device sector, startups are finally bringing medicine into the 21st century. In this report we take a look at cutting edge developments in healthcare, and the startups behind them that are just beginning to impact the world. 2. Game Changing Startups 2018 The year’s emerging trends to watch and high-momentum startups with world-changing potential. 1. Blockchain Investment Trends In Review A data-driven deep dive on the evolution of the blockchain landscape — and how VCs, token sales, and consortia are shaping its future. I love you. See you in the new year. Thanks for everything in 2017. Anand @asanwal P.S. Don’t forget to cast your vote for the best company to invest in and hold for 10 years. Polls close Jan 2, and it’s down to Alibaba or Amazon.