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Recent articles by Erin:

Artificial Intelligence: It's Time to Take AI Seriously

Interest in artificial intelligence (AI) has reached a fever pitch. Unlike most overhyped technologies, it may not be a fad. → Read More

Term Sheet — Thursday, February 16

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Goodwater Capital Launches Second Consumer-Focused Venture Fund

The firm invests in consumer-facing startups. → Read More

L.A. Firm Fika Ventures Closes $40 Million Seed Fund

The Los Angeles-based firm will focus on enterprise tech startups. → Read More

Term Sheet — Tuesday, February 14

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Term Sheet — Friday, February 10

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Can the Snap IPO Push L.A. Tech Ahead of NYC and Boston?

The blockbuster offering may push LA's young tech scene above its regional competitors. → Read More

Term Sheet — Wednesday, February 8

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Private Equity Pros Are Confident in Themselves. The U.S. Government? Not So Much

Buyout and venture investors are confident in themselves. The government? Not so much. → Read More

Everything to Know About Snap’s IPO

Details on the company's finances, ownership structure, strategy, board of directors and more. → Read More

Term Sheet — Monday, February 6

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Google, BMW, Lowe's Invest in Desktop Metal

It's a strategic investment in 3D printing for in-house metal manufacturing. → Read More

Term Sheet — Thursday, February 2

On deals and dealmakers. → Read More

Twitter Bullying: Former CEO Dick Costolo Regrets Not Doing More

The former CEO says he could have been more aggressive about the problem. → Read More

Snapchat IPO: Great for L.A.'s Tech Scene... Not L.A. Investors

None of the local venture firms will get a piece of the IPO action. → Read More

Corporate Mergers Are Hurting Private Equity

The buyout opportunities are slim. → Read More

Walmart Ecommerce Lays off 20

The cuts affected its innovation division, @WalmartLabs. → Read More

AppDynamics IPO: How Cisco swooped in and bought the company

Qatalyst Group was a catalyst. → Read More

Merus Capital Raises $85 Million for Fund Three

This article originally appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter for deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Merus Capital has raised $85 million for its third fund. It’s around double the size of the early stage venture fund’s last fund, a $43 million vehicle. In the past, Merus has raised separate special purpose vehicles for its LPs to do follow-on investments in its most successful portfolio… → Read More

Why Salesforce Is Snapping Up AI Startups (and Passing on Marketing Ones)

The dealmaker discusses AI, valuations, hype, tax repatriation, and the overall SaaS market. → Read More