A startup (usually tech company) that has reached a valuation of $1 Billion or more through private funding and hasn’t gone through an initial public offering yet (I.E., you can’t buy public shares of the company).
Note: it is NOT the mythical horse with one horn.
Living in a post-unicorn world
At some point, easy money from venture capitalists will have created a bunch of weak unicorns that don’t really serve a need to better the advancement of humanity.
They will either dwindle away and die or implode on themselves from lack of “real” innovation.
This is when we will see a “valley of dead unicorns.”
Hence the name of the blog.
This blog is for sharing ideas for living in a post-unicorn world.