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The State Of Investments In Europe: A Review Of The Last 5 Years

techcrunch.com — Editor's note: Christian Hernandez is a managing partner of White Star Capital and Stephen Piron is co-founder of data-analytics firm BrightSun. The data for this post was compiled from multiple channels through the BrightSun startup discovery tool.
Sep 21, 2014

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Sep 21, 2014

@christianhern yet another article about European VC that fails to mention France. Le Sigh. techcrunch.com/2014/09/20/the…

Oculus Execs Believe Controllers Are The Missing Link In Virtual Reality

techcrunch.com — When you put a child in virtual reality, they instinctively raise their hands hoping to see them, says Oculus CTO John Carmack. Yet Oculus doesn't have its own gloves or handheld controllers, despite rumors amongst the VR community that Oculus would reveal a controller today at its Oculus Connect conference.
Sep 20, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

Oculus Execs Believe Controllers Are The Missing Link In Virtual Reality tcrn.ch/1uSGXGF People instinctively want to see their hands

London’s Tech Boom Is More Than Just Hype, The Hard Numbers Say So

techcrunch.com — While London Technology Week may not yet rival last week's London Fashion Week for glamour, there is real substance to the capital's tech boom. This is why, for the first time, TechCrunch is bringing its Silicon Valley conference, Disrupt, to London this October. A number of things are driving it.
Sep 21, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

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Sep 20, 2014

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Let’s Fix The Internet

techcrunch.com — I hate to be the one to tell you this, but: we, the people of the Internet, have collectively run up a colossal amount of technical debt. Much of our online infrastructure consists of band-aid and/or legacy Rube Goldberg solutions hacked together with bubble gum and baling wire; and the only way to pay back technical debt is to fix it.