Sramana Mitra: What are the pricing numbers?
Raj Valli: We vary from $80 a month for a Silver Plan to $200 a month for the Platinum Plan. We have monthly, quarterly, and some annual pricing plans. The $80 kit for Silver will be just $53 per month if someone commits to an annual plan.>>>
Responding to a popular request, we are now sharing transcripts of our investor podcast interviews in this new series. The following interview with Deborah Quazzo was recorded in June 2020.
Deborah Quazzo is Managing Partner at GSV Ventures, a fund focused on online education ventures. This is a very good discussion on patterns of success and failure in the sector and what investors are gravitating towards.>>>
One of the repeated complaints I have heard from my social network during quarantine is that people are dying to go to restaurants. They are bored with home-cooked food.
Food, of course, is not the only reason why people go to restaurants.
The Economist has a great article titled, Why do people go to restaurants?
Enterprise data software company Cloudera (NYSE: CLDR) recently topped revenue and earnings estimates for its first quarter, but its outlook was disappointing.>>>
Raj and I kicked around the issue of what AI can do versus what humans need to step in for, in the context of Kindergarten through Grade VIII online math tutoring. See which side of the debate you are on.
At any rate, AI applications in online learning is a big opportunity going forward.>>>
This feature from TechCrunch looks at how AI is coping with the changes in life post the COVID pandemic. For this week’s posts, click on the paragraph links.>>>
Julianne Zimmerman is Managing Director at Reinventure Capital, a firm focused on minority founders.
Greg Robertson: We usually sell about the seven-year mark. We had a hit product called Cloud CMA, our flagship product. There are about 1.3 million realtors in the United States. We have site license of about 500,000. Those subscribers trade over 260,000 CMAs a month.
To put that in perspective, about 5.5 million homes are sold in the country every year and so far they’ve generated close to 16 million reports. It’s been a great ride. At seven years, we kept going and now we’re at this different phase than where we started .>>>