Category: Howard Morgan

Numer.ai is a crowdsourced hedge fund for machine learning experts

 Richard Craib believes that some of the best stock pickers aren’t on Wall Street. The former hedge funder came to the realization that tech’s machine […]

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Abra: Innovation in Remittance

I’m really pleased to announce First Round Capital’s investment in Abra, the first global peer to peer cash money transfer network using the Blockchain/Bitcoin technology […]

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Abra: Innovation in Remittance

I’m really pleased to announce First Round Capital’s investment in Abra, the first global peer to peer cash money transfer network using the Blockchain/Bitcoin technology […]

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Abra: Innovation in Remittance

I’m really pleased to announce First Round Capital’s investment in Abra, the first global peer to peer cash money transfer network using the Blockchain/Bitcoin technology […]

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When Machines Talk, Augury Listens

There has been lots of excitement about the Internet of Things, – where devices communicate with humans and one another.  But machines talk in many […]

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CloudHelix: Understanding and Managing Network Infrastructure

I’m thrilled to announce that First Round has led the seed financing round for CloudHelix, which is helping web and network operators to easily and […]

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Privacy Policies for Mobile Applications

Privacy is a crucial issue for most of the advertising driven companies we invest in.  Many of our companies have been in the forefront of […]

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Congratulations: Single Platform Acquired by Constant Contact

Helping entrepreneurs build great companies is our primary purpose at First Round.  If we can do that, we achieve the mission of making great returns […]

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First Round Is Going To The Dogs

In a way, we are – with our latest investment – dogvacay.com.  I’m happy to announce that @FirstRound has lead a seed round in Dogvacay.com […]

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The First Round BOT

The dictionary defines a bot as “an autonomous computer program that performs time-consuming tasks, esp on the internet”.  Those of you who know First Round Capital have learned that we are fanatics about measurement and metrics.  […]

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GroupMe to be acquired by Skype – what a birthday present

Last night, GroupMe announced their acquisition by Skype, a great outcome for Jared Hecht and Steve Martocci, and for their investors, First Round Capital included. […]

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A Pivotal Week At Firstround

My partner @joshk  has written about finding entrepreneurs who are “heat seeking missiles” , and this past week has driven that point home to me […]

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A Pivotal Week At Firstround

My partner @joshk  has written about finding entrepreneurs who are “heat seeking missiles” , and this past week has driven that point home to me […]

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Medico.com – Health Care is more than a US concern

It’s always easy to think of the United States as the greatest market in the world, and ignore the rest of the world (except maybe […]

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Medico.com – Health Care is more than a US concern

It’s always easy to think of the United States as the greatest market in the world, and ignore the rest of the world (except maybe […]

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