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Saturday November 1, 2014

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First Round Capital to Fund $500K to NYC University Startups

First Round Capital to Fund $500K to NYC University Startups

Students in NYC will now have access to a $500,000 fund put into place by First Round Capital. The initiative, The Dorm Room Fund, was begun in Philadelphia and last year invested in student-run start ups at the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel. NY-based Partner Phin Barnes, said that the idea [Full Story…]

NJ #Tech Sector Grows through University Partnerships

NJ #Tech Sector Grows through University Partnerships

While NJ’s tech sector isn’t as compact as the scene across the Hudson, it is growing. Co-working spaces such as Juice Tank Innovation Lab, Cowerks, Mission Fifty, C3 Workplace and The Co-Working Space dot the NJ landscape. There are also accelerator programs, including the Montclair-based [Full Story…]

NJEN to Host Venture Capital Panel on Feb. 3

NJEN to Host Venture Capital Panel on Feb. 3

Starting at Noon on February 3 at the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Princeton, N.J., the New Jersey Entrepreneurial Network (NJEN) will be hosting  "Venture Capital in the New Decade."   The panel will be moderated by Chris Sugden, a partner at Edison Venture [Full Story…]

Touchscreen Voting Machines on Trial in NJ

Touchscreen Voting Machines on Trial in NJ

The security and validity of touchscreen voting machines is being discussed in a New Jersey court this week. Plaintiffs claim that the electronic machines are prone to errors and are easily hacked, which was demonstrated last year in a study conducted by Princeton University's computer science [Full Story…]