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Sequoia Capital takes simplicity too far with its new website

As far as VCs go, Sequoia Capital is a legendary firm. The startups it has funded include Apple, EA, Yahoo, YouTube and a little company called Google.

That last company seems to be the inspiration for Sequoia's newly-redesigned website, which now sports little more than a search box on its homepage.


Z to A: gobbles up, an internet retailer that launched in 1999, survived the .com bust and went on to become the number one online footwear seller, has been purchased by in a mostly-stock deal worth over $900m.

Amazon plans to run Zappos as a wholly-owned subsidiary, with its new acquisition maintaining its own branding and separate operations.