In 2011, Marc Andreessen famously coined the phrase “software is eating the world." The truth in that statement may not have been apparent to everyone at the time, but over the past half-decade it has come to be seen as fact. The disruption seen in healthcare (insurance tech), the financial industry (bitcoin/fintech) and the transportation industry (autonomous cars) exemplifies this idea perfectly. Edtech is another industry that has seen marked growth in VC interest as of late.
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