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Techstars launches an impact accelerator for companies focused on social and environmental impact

Techstars has launched a new accelerator in Austin focused on the increasingly popular category of "impact" technologies.

With a fresh $2 million Simple Contacts looks to cut refill costs for lenses

Simple Contacts, a new startup launched by a former Techstars entrepreneur-in-residence and the co-founder of the 3D printing startup Sols, is looking to make the process of refilling contacts cheaper

Techstars’ David Cohen on fund strategy

Harry Stebbings Contributor Harry Stebbings is the founder and host of The Twenty Minute VC , an independent podcast focused on venture capital. More posts by this contributor The four key responsibil

In Race to Build Kid-Activity Subscription Services, Pearachute Raises $1.2 Million

They’re starting to crop up here and there, new startups that have appropriated the monthly class-pass model and are focused onĀ children’s activities. Last month, a New York-based startup

In The Belly Of The TechStars Beast. Have Seed Valuations Gone Insane? (TCTV)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/brad-feld.jpg"/> Earlier today, I dropped by the <a href="http://www.techstars.org/nyc/">TechStars NY</a> office to check out some of the sta

UpNext Scores $500,000 From Chris Sacca And Others For 3D Mobile Mapping

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/upnext-3d-cities.jpg"> Mapping is a big boy's game, with Google Maps, Bing Maps, and MapQuest dominating maps on both the Web and mobile. Bu