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Founder Gabe Rivera said he would 'hate to see Techmeme wither or die inside a bigger company.'

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Founder Gabe Rivera said he would 'hate to see Techmeme wither or die inside a bigger company.'

No VC: Why Techmeme’s Gabe Rivera Resists Investors

This is the fifth in a five-part series called “No VC,” which highlights startups that have succeeded without venture capital, the lifeblood of Silicon Valley. Gabe Rivera often hears from Silicon Valley’s elite, who are eager to invest in his startup Techmeme, the...

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The feeding frenzy of investors at Y Combinator's event gave some startups the upper hand.

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The feeding frenzy of investors at Y Combinator's event gave some startups the upper hand.

Standing Room Only at Y Combinator Event Puts Startups in Driver’s Seat

It’s a reversal of roles in Silicon Valley’s startup scene: Investors are clamoring for face time with entrepreneurs. Hundreds of tech’s most prominent backers packed into an auditorium at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, today to hear two-minute...

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