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(Founder Stories) Eric Ries: Missing The Bullseye Made The Lean Startup

In this episode of <a href="http://www.techcrunch.tv/show/founder-stories">Founder Stories</a> with host Chris Dixon, Dixon sits down with <em>The Lean Startup</em> author, <a href="http://www.cr

The Year In Virtual Goods By The Numbers

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/virtualgoods.jpg"> The global virtual goods industry put up some very impressive numbers this year. From <a href="http://blog.games.com/2010/

IMVU's Virtual Cash Cow: Doubling Revenues, Focused On Gaming (Video)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/imvu_1.jpg" />Just three years ago, <a href="http://www.imvu.com/">IMVU</a> was burning cash at a rate of half a million per month and still n

IMVU Gets Pretty Racey With Those Ads

<img src='https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/imvukissing.jpg' class="border" alt='' /> Thanks to reader tips we've had a chance to see <a href="http://www.imvu.com">IMVU's</a> rac

Virtual World Hangouts: So Many To Choose From

The avatars roaming many online virtual communities may be cartoonish and their activities inconsequential, but the recent sale of Club Penguin to Disney for $350 million (with $350 million in earn ou