There are a lot of very interesting events happening in the venture capital landscape of late. In addition to the phenomenon of venture capital funds making small angel-like seed investments, venture capital firms are teaming up with corporate partners to create industry-specific investment funds. Just today, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers announced that it has created “sFund,” a $250 million fund to back social applications, in collaboration with Facebook, Amazon, Zynga and others. According to Mashable, sFund made its first investment of $5 million into CafeBots, a friend relationship management company. Read more on TechCrunch.