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Paul Graham steps down as Y-Combinator president

The Silicon Valley leader taps Y-Combinator alum Sam Altman to take over as president of the startup incubator.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Online home-cleaning service Homejoy expands rapidly, hits 31 cities

The Y Combinator startup that connects cleaners to clients has been spreading to new cities quickly, and marks a milestone with simultaneous launches in Saint Louis and Orlando, Fla.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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Y Combinator's Paul Graham defends foreign accent comments

Outrage aside, Paul Graham sticks to the facts as he sees them: Startup founders with strong foreign accents are less likely to win VC funding.

By Aug. 30, 2013

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The next big thing in tech: Augmented reality

The wearable revolution is heading beyond Google Glass, fitness tracking and health monitoring. The future is wearables that conjure up a digital layer in real space to "augment" reality.

By Jun. 7, 2013

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TechCrunch50: Show me the money

Forget plain old advertising--one batch of start-ups at the event was dedicated entirely to coming up with new ways online for people and companies to make money.

By Sep. 14, 2009

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The velvet rope: 10 exclusive tech betas

Remember when the private beta was something special? We do. Here are 10 sites that brought it back in the past two years.

By Jun. 10, 2009