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Later, dudes: Apple’s unit sales leave PCs in the rear-view mirror, for now

As Steve Jobs liked to say, “Boom.” Total unit sales of Apple products surpassed unit sales of computers running Windows last quarter, according to Andreesen Horowitz analyst Benedict Evans. Using numbers from Apple, Gartner and Andreesen Horowitz, Evans said the two companies were close to parity on device sales when counting Windows Phone units, though… Read More

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Sinofsky’s first VC deal: Car-sharing tech startup Local Motion lands $6M

Andreessen Horowitz is leading a $6 million investment in Local Motion, a Burlingame, Calif., startup whose technology can be installed in cars and used in conjunction with an online service and mobile app to essentially make any vehicle shareable. It’s the first notable investment for Steven Sinofsky, the former Microsoft Windows chief who announced last… Read More