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  • TechCrunch Meet-Ups: Now With More Pitocin

    TechCrunch Meet-Ups: Now With More Pitocin

    While I know that a TechCrunch meet-up can invigorate start-up founders and encourage investors to write checks, did you know they can also induce labor? One attendee, Richard Moormann, above, visited with us in Norfolk last week and subsequently went home to find his wife in labor. I can only attribute this happenstance to the fact that I am, in time, beginning to look more and more like an… Read More

  • Virginia Is For TechCrunchers: DC, Norfolk, and Richmond, Here We Come

    Virginia Is For TechCrunchers: DC, Norfolk, and Richmond, Here We Come

    Just a reminder: starting April 9 TechCrunch will be hitting Virginia for a barnstorming tour of three cities - DC on Monday, Norfolk on Tuesday, and Richmond on Wednesday. You should have already RSVPed (did you?), you should have already picked out what you're going to wear (did you?), and you should have your pitch ready (do you?). As a special bonus, DC meet-up folks will get to meet our… Read More

  • Show Us What You Got, Virginia: Let’s Schedule A Quick Meeting Next Week

    Show Us What You Got, Virginia: Let’s Schedule A Quick Meeting Next Week

    As you may well know, we're having a series of three mini-meetups in DC, Norfolk, and Richmond next week. You've probably already RSVPed, but I'd like to spend Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings visiting some cool companies in the area. I think I'm already full in Norfolk - someone is dragging us around - but DC and Richmond are wide open. If you have a cool office, a cool product, or a… Read More

  • The First Of The TC Mini Meet-Ups: DC, Norfolk, and Richmond

    The First Of The TC Mini Meet-Ups: DC, Norfolk, and Richmond

    Here we go! After a bit of back and forth, I've decided to run the TCVA mini-meetups in DC-Norfolk-Richmond order. We have some sponsors on tap and hopefully we can have a good time and get the word out about the VA tech corridor. Virginia, after all, is for entrepreneurs (and lovers). This isn't a boring panel discussion or wonkathon - this is a networking event and I want you guys to let me… Read More

  • Geek Weekend: Roanoke, VA

    Geek Weekend: Roanoke, VA

    Geek Weekend is a continuing travel series about geeky things to do in cities around the world. Want your city featured? Write us at tips@crunchgear.com. The RNR region is frequently recognized as a great place to raise a family and for its outstanding quality of life.┬áBut more recently, it’s getting great marks for business and entrepreneurship, being recognized by Forbes as a Best Small… Read More