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Pivots can land a VC with a conflict of interest, where two non-competitors suddenly pivot into each other's space.

The classic example was PicPlz and Burbn (renamed Instagram after the pivot), the VC in question was a16z

http://thenextweb.com/insider/2012/04/23/ben-horowitz-on-why...




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