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Why Your Start-up Needs an Engineering Blog

As a tech startup, you’ll need all the help you can get to attract software engineers and web developer talent. You need to somehow differentiate yourself from all the other companies out there looking to hire the same profile, not … Read the entry

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StyleFeeder – a “lean” success story

Philip Jacob wrote an interesting blog post recently called StyleFeeder: a retrospective.  Philip was the Founder & CTO of StyleFeeder, which was funded by Highland Capital Partners & Schooner Capital.  StyleFeeder was acquired by Time, Inc. last year (Jan 2010). … Read the entry

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Birchbox raises $10.5M!

I was very excited to see the news today about Birchbox raising a $10.5M Series A round of funding!  The funding was led by Accel Partners with First Round Capital, Harrison Metal, Forerunner Ventures, Lerer Ventures, Sam Lessin, Consigliere, Gary … Read the entry