The aggregate value of all the world’s unicorns has surpassed $3.4T, with the number of companies climbing to just under 1,000. Of that $3.4T in value, $500B is held by just four companies: Bytedance (TikTok), Stripe, SpaceX, and Ant Group.
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One of the interesting aspects of the Theranos trial is the degree to which some folks are buying into part of the defense’s narrative that “Theranos was just acting like every Silicon Valley startup”. This is of course blatantly false, but it is being adopted as some form of truth.