Nico Sell in her iconic black glasses.

Wickr CEO Nico Sell: behind the glasses

The cofounder of the self-destructing-messaging app wants to replace and secure the world’s financial transactions. And maybe catch some other big waves while she’s at it.

Fear and Loathing

2015 will be ‘Fear and Loathing’ in Silicon Valley

It is challenging for my youthful soul to accept that this is the eighth annual edition of my technology predictions here at VentureBeat. I hope this doesn’t hit 30 editions and I’m writing from a self-driving, hovering rocking chair. Here are my predictions for 2015…