Canvas Ventures hires former Social Capital GP Mike Ghaffary – TechCrunch

Canvas Ventures is expanding its team of three general partners to four with the hiring of Mike Ghaffary, a former general partner at Social Capital. An experienced operator and investor, Ghaffary was previously the chief executive officer of Yelp subsidiary Eat24, as well as the co-founder and vice president of the podcast platform Stitcher. Ghaffary
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U.S. Olympic Cyclist Kelly Catlin Dead by Suicide at 23

U.S. Olympic Cyclist Kelly Catlin Dead by Suicide at 23 3/10/2019 3:24 PM PDT U.S. Olympic track cyclist Kelly Catlin died this week, according to her father … who says she took her own life.  Kelly’s dad, Mark Catlin, told VeloNews that his daughter passed away Friday night at her California home. He didn’t get
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FCC ‘looking into’ reported error throwing broadband deployment numbers off by millions – TechCrunch

It’s the FCC’s official duty to promote connectivity throughout the U.S., and as part of that it issues a yearly report on improvements to broadband deployment. The latest report, however, seems to contain an error large enough to throw its numbers completely off what Chairman Ajit Pai has already claimed. His office says that they
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