Investor Proud His Startup Is Wasting Money Living in a Mansion

Sam Biddle · 01/13/14 03:10PM

When you scoop up some venture capital money, the first thing you should do is rent out a mansion in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Silicon Valley. Don't worry: after you move into Downton Valley, your investor will cheer you on!

Marissa Mayer Just Bought a Funeral Home (?)

Sam Biddle · 10/30/13 10:58AM

She wasn't just going to let Mark Zuckerberg be the only one swallowing up adjacent property, was she? She's been in Vogue, don't you know,and if she wants to spend $11.2 million on a Palo Alto mortuary a block away from her house, then God bless her.