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Rapchat raises $1.6 million to help you make and share your def jams

The first thing to understand about media-sharing app Rapchat is that co-founder Seth Miller is not a rapper and his other co-founder, Pat Gibson, is. Together they created Rapchat, a service for maki

Does Ready Player One reveal the future of VR?

Maggie Lane Contributor Share on Twitter Maggie Lane is a writer and producer of virtual reality experiences and covers the industry for various publications. It was barely minutes after the Ready Pla

Chariot expands to Columbus, Ohio with JPMorgan Chase commuter shuttle

Ford's Chariot shared commuter shuttle service is expanding to its latest new market: Columbus, Ohio. The Columbus launch is in partnership with JPMorgan Chase, and initial service in the area will be

Columbus could be the next startup city

Ever since I wrote about the Midwest last year I’ve been keeping my eyes on Columbus. I decided to hold a small pitch-off to meet some of the startups I saw last time I had driven through. The p

See you tonight in Columbus

I’ll be in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday, August 10, to hold a night of pitches and open mic shenanigans so bring your guitar and pitching shoes. The event will be at O’Toole’s 4796 W

Let’s rock and roll in Columbus on Wednesday

I’ll be in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday, August 10, to hold a night of pitches and open mic shenanigans so bring your guitar and pitch deck. The event will be at O’Toole’s 4796 W Bro

Reminder: We’re meeting in Columbus on Wednesday

I’ll be in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday, August 10, to hold a night of pitches and open mic shenanigans so bring your guitar and pitch deck. The event will be at O’Toole’s 4796 W Bro

Columbus, Ohio officially winner of DOT Smart City Challenge and $140 million in innovation grants

With the Columbus Dispatch (and many possible runner-up cities) reporting two days ago that Columbus was the winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge, official word

Columbus, Ohio rumored to secure a total of $140 million in grants as the U.S. DOT Smart City winner

The Columbus Dispatch is reporting this afternoon that Columbus OH is the winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation's Smart City Challenge beating out San Francisco, Austin, Portland, Kansas Cit

Starting And Finishing In Columbus

Historically, a concentration of the country’s startups with the most upside move to the Valley, Boston, New York and Austin for what the geography can do for them. This isn’t news. In fact, I was

Cannon.fm Launches Local Music Streaming Radio App

In an attempt to watch their development, I've been keeping tabs on a small Columbus OH startup called <a target="_blank" href="http://cannon.fm/">Cannon.fm</a>. I first <a href="https://beta.techcrun

SeatGeek Unveils Columbus, A “Pandora For Live Events”

Sometimes you want to go out, but aren't sure what's going on in your city that would interest you. <a href="http://seatgeek.com/">SeatGeek</a>, the ticket search engine for live events, is launching

CrunchGear Columbus Meet-Up: Meet the Galaxy Tab

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/scaled.buckeyes.jpeg" class="right">I'm in Columbus, Ohio this week (I know! Glamorous!) and I have the Samsung <a HREF="http://crunchgea

Ohio LinuxFest 2010: sudo install freedom

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/olf-2010-tshirt-large.jpg" />The eighth annual Ohio LinuxFest is September 10-12 in lovely Columbus, Ohio. As always, this is a free even

Thank you, Columbus, Ohio!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/johnbiggs.jpg" />If you weren't at the Surly Girl Saloon last night for the Columbus CrunchGear meetup, then you were somewhere else! You

CrunchGear meetup in Columbus, OH: Monday, November 9

Remember, remember, the 9th of November! Gadgets, technology, and beer. I see no reason why gadgets and tech should ever bring little cheer. Last year’s Columbus meetup was a huge success, and f

Geek Weekend: Columbus, Ohio

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/columbus.jpg" alt="Columbus, OH" title="Columbus, OH" /> <i><a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/geek-weekend/">Geek Weekend</a> is a c

Informal Central Ohio Meet-up on December 29 in Columbus, Ohio

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/main_food.jpg"> I'm proposing we have a get-together at <a HREF="http://www.surlygirlsaloon.com/">the Surly Girl Saloon</a> [<a HREF="htt

Pittsburghers and Columbusites: CrunchGear is coming home

I’ll be in Pittsburgh until Wednesday of next week for RoboBusiness and a visit to the alma mater and then I’ll be Columbus, Ohio until the weekend. I’d love to meet CG readers in bo

Columbus Day!

Well kids, it’s Columbus Day and we’re cutting out early to get sloshed and pass out in pools of our own vomit. It’s the calm before the storm really. We’ll be covering Digital