Acquired

Ben Gilbert and David Rosenthal

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1:37:56 | Apr 24th, 2019

In the second episode of our APLUSS(Z!) IPO saga, we dive into the history behind the planet’s largest non-social social network, Pinterest. From The Pirates of Silicon Valley to the bloggers of Salt ...Show More
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Enjoyed learning about Pinterest's early days and how women powered its growth and investment. Good to see a social network that didn't star...Show More

1:36:58 | Dec 9th, 2019

We take Acquired to the Old Town Road to cover the amazing story behind the biggest global sensation of 2019 — and the highest valued private startup in the world — TikTok. How did a mid-30 year old U...Show More
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Really insightful history and analysis about the consumer breakout app TikTok. Did not know it was a US-first company that started as Musica...Show More

1:45:55 | Sep 26th, 2019

Acquired dives into the history behind storied venture firm Sequoia Capital and its legendary founder, Don Valentine. Part 1 tells Don’s story, starting from humble beginnings born to uneducated paren...Show More
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Terrific episode that dived deep into the history of Sequoia Capital and Don Valentine and how he created the tech VC industry. The episode ...Show More

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