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A man wears a Bitcoin logo t-shirt on the floor of the Consensus 2018 blockchain technology conference in New York City, New York, U.S., May 16, 2018.

Startup founders are skeptical about the future of cryptocurrency, but that hasn’t stopped them from investing in it anyway

A survey of hundreds of startup founders found that a majority of them don't expect cryptocurrency to be a major asset to the tech industry.
Keeps co-founders Demetri Karagas and Steven Gutentag

A former Googler who started losing his hair in his 20s founded a company to help other men facing a similar fate

Keeps is a startup that connects men with preventative hair loss treatments like generic Rogaine and Propecia. So far, Keeps has raised $7.5 million from investors including Maveron, First Round Capital, Greycroft Partners and Imaginary Ventures.
Wonderschool helps teachers stay in San Francisco by setting up preschools and daycares in their homes.

San Francisco’s housing crisis is so bleak, this startup is reinventing homeschooling so teachers can afford to live where they work

In San Francisco's absurd housing market, teachers are struggling to afford to live near where they teach. A startup called Wonderschool is helping preschool teachers stay in San Francisco by providing them with the framework to set up preschools and daycares out of their homes.
Bitchbox cofounder Hayley Barna speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt 2014.

30 women in venture capital to watch in 2018

Meet the women across the US who are sourcing noteworthy deals, founding female led firms, and cultivating interest in female founded startups.

A San Francisco startup wants to fix childcare by helping educators start their own schools out of their homes

San Francisco based startup Wonderschool runs a network child care programs. They recently raised $2 million.

First Round Capital just released its annual holiday video, and it’s incredible

First Round Capital is back again with their annual holiday video, featuring the year's pop hits remastered with a startup theme.

For three hours, Uber let riders pitch their startup to a VC in an Uber Pool — here’s what it was like

Uber brought its pitch competition to New York City, giving startup founders the chance to hail an investor through the Uber app.

This Thursday only, you can pitch your big idea to an investor by hailing them through the Uber app

Uber is bringing Pool Pitch to New York City, allowing users to hail a ride with a venture capitalist and make their pitch.

The 5 things you need if you want funding from one of Silicon Valley’s top early stage investors

First Round Capital, one of Uber's first investors, explained what it wants in entrepreneurs.

Inside the boot camp that teaches startup founders how to raise millions of dollars

First Round's Pitch Assist program helps startups raise their funding.