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The User-Generated, Real-Time Web - Steve Jurvetson

Complete video at: Steve Jurvetson, of venture capital group Draper Fisher Jurvetson, says that user-generated content is more important than centralized media. Jurvetson also sees the rising popularity of real-time search (a la Twitter) trumping that of Google's web crawling and indexing method. ----- The industry's leading visionaries rate and debate what technology trends will emerge during the year ahead. Steve Jurvetson, Vinod Khosla, Joe Schoendorf, Ram Shriram, and Ann Winblad are among the speakers. - Churchill Club Steve Jurvetson is a Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson, a leading venture capital firm with affiliate offices around the world. He was the founding VC investor in Hotmail (MSFT), Interwoven (IWOV), and Kana (KANA). He also led the firm's investments in Tradex and Cyras, acquired for $8 billion. Current Board positions include Synthetic Genomics, SpaceX, NeoPhotonics, and Wowd. Previously, Steve was an R&D Engineer at Hewlett-Packard, where seven of his communications chip designs were fabricated. His prior technical experience also includes programming, materials science research (TEM atomic imaging of GaAs), and computer design at HP's PC Division, the Center for Materials Research, and Mostek. He has also worked in product marketing at Apple and NeXT Software.
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