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HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder Colin Kroll found dead of suspected overdose

Colin Kroll, the 34-year-old co-founder and CEO of the HQ Trivia app, has been found dead of an apparent drug overdose in his apartment, TechCrunch has confirmed. A spokesman for the NYPD told us that

Journeying from entrepreneur to investor and back again

Navin Chaddha Contributor Share on Twitter Navin Chaddha is managing partner at Mayfield, an inception and early-stage investor with more than 50 years of a people-first investing philosophy. More pos

(Founder Stories) O’Connor On What Makes A Good Entrepreneur: “Have You Told Your Boss To Shove It?”

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/chris-dixon">Chris Dixon</a> begins this episode of <a href="http://www.techcrunch.tv/show/founder-stories">Founder Stories</a> with <a href="http://www.c

(Founder Stories) How Mike Walrath Built Right Media And Sold It For $850 Million

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/dixon-and-walrath.jpg" /> One of the largest exits of a venture-backed company based on the East Coast was when <a href="http://rightmedia.co

(Founder Stories) Right Media's Mike Walrath: "I Was Never Qualified For Any Job I Got In My Life"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/mike-walrath.jpg" /> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/michael-walrath">Mike Walrath</a> "was supposed to write novels." Instead, he

Yahoo, Right Media To Shut Down DMX Platform End Of January 2010

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/right-media-171x200.png" width="171" height="200" /><a href="http://rightmedia.com/">Right Media</a>, the ad exchange that was <a href="https:

Panama Not Enough To Battle Google: Yahoo Acquires RightMedia

Yahoo announced today that it will acquire the 80% of advertising network RightMedia that it doesn’t already own for $680 million in cash and Yahoo stock. (Yahoo already owned 20 percent of the