News Pick – Software Is Disrupting Venture-Capital Sector – WSJ


March 7, 2016 – “Ten years ago, bored by the repetitive nature of his work as a private-equity analyst, Ryan Caldbeck began to think that the job could be done as well by software. Today, he’s the co-founder and chief executive of CircleUp, an online crowdfunding platform specializing in consumer-goods companies—think food, cosmetics and chain restaurants. Mr. Caldbeck’s firm has built software that he says does more or less what he once found so stultifying. Internally, this software is called the Classifier…” Read Full Story at WSJ