Figure 1 Social media usage among American youth (age 14-18, U.S.) 2018 2014 Facebook 76% 82% Instagram 61% 55% Snapchat 59% 48% Twitter 34% 38% Vine 32% 32% Google+ 28% 36% Pinterest 22% 19% Tumblr 18% 24% WhatsApp 13% 9% Linkedln 9% 11% Sources: KPCB
; Edison Research; Triton Digital; Piper Jaffray; and my estimates.
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) partners with the brightest entrepreneurs to turn disruptive ideas into world-changing businesses.
Investors include Khosla Ventures, Crescendo Ventures, Seagate Technology, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers (KPCB
) and Evergreen Partners.
The other side of "stuff on demand" is "jobs on demand." A recent study by KPCB
indicates that the Ubers, Etsys, eBays and Airbnbs are enabling a new kind of freelancing experience.
As detailed recently by Mary Meeker, a partner at venture capital firm KPCB
, a third of millennials expect to work flexible hours in the future.
Consumers in 2015 are spending 2.8 hours of their day with mobile, according to KPCB
's recent Internet Trends report.
Timeful has previously raised $7 million in funding from Data Collective, KPCB
, Khosla Ventures and Ashton Kutcher's A-Grade Ventures.
Sinowel was jointly founded in 2000 by a team of financial services professionals and Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers ("KPCB
"), a top international venture capital company, who together aimed to build China's leading financial product marketing and service platform.
A key player in technology-targeted venture capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB
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Polaris Partners led the round and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB
) was the other major investor.