Techstars in Kansas City

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Yesterday Techstars announced the launch of Techstars Kansas City. I have a long history with Kansas City. I almost grew up in Kansas City, as the two cities my parents looked at when moving from Boston were Kansas City and Dallas (they chose Dallas.) I spent about a day a month in Kansas City, during which time I developed a deep respect for the Kauffman Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman (Mr. The post Techstars in Kansas City appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

Turnstone Decks Out My Kansas City House

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It’s been a blast to have a house in Kansas City. And it continues to be really fun to tell the story of the look on Amy’s face when I came home and said “hey – I bought a house in Kansas City today.”

My New FiberHouse in Kansas City

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I bought a house in Kansas City on Monday. As part of helping create the Kansas City startup community. I’m not taking any equity in these companies – I using a “give before you get” philosophy here to experiment, learn, and help the Kansas City startup community. I have a long relationship with Kauffman and Kansas City going back to the mid-1990′s and I want to support the development and growth of the Kansas City startup community.

Live In My Kansas City Fiber House For Free For A Year

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I’m running another competition for a startup to live for a year for free in my Kansas City FiberHouse. When I bought my house in Kansas City in 2013 , I announced my intentions clearly. As part of helping create the Kansas City startup community. The post Live In My Kansas City Fiber House For Free For A Year appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Places competition fiberhood fiberhouse google fiber kansas city

10/25: What’s New For Techstars in Kansas City

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On Tuesday 10/25 from 4pm – 6pm I’ll be hosting a discussion and happy hour with David Cohen where we will discuss what’s next for Techstars in Kansas City. The post 10/25: What’s New For Techstars in Kansas City appeared first on Feld Thoughts. If you are around and interested, or just interested in saying hi, come by and have a drink with us. Register here. Announcements

Harvick keeps hot streak going with pole at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — Kevin Harvick had to race onto the track after finally passing through inspection just as the first round of qualifying was beginning for Saturday night's race at Kansas Speedway

Underdog UMBC falls to Kansas State 50-43

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AP) — Barry Brown scored 18 points, and Kansas State ended UMBC's brief, but historic run in the NCAA Tournament with a 50-43 victory on Sunday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Upset-minded UMBC turns attention to No. 9 Kansas State

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9 seed Kansas State (23-11) vs. No. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — No. 16 seed UMBC (25-10

Harvick passes Truex with 1 to go to win at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — Nobody has been able to keep pace with Kevin Harvick this season

Harvick on pole at Kansas seeking fifth win this season

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — Kevin Harvick will start on the pole for Saturday night's Monster Energy Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway, where he will try to win for the fifth time this season

Upset-minded UMBC turns attention to No. 9 Kansas State

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9 seed Kansas State (23-11) vs. No. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — No. 16 seed UMBC (25-10

Creighton's Foster faces former team, coach in Kansas State

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9 seed Kansas State (22-11 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — No. 8 seed Creighton (21-11) vs. No.

Minus top scorer, Kansas State tops Creighton 69-59 in South

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AP) — Barry Brown scored 18 points and ninth-seeded Kansas State posted a 69-59 wire-to-wire victory over No. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 8 Creighton on Friday night despite playing without leading scorer Dean Wade

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Truex wins with heavy heart in Kansas elimination race

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) didn't feel a sense of urgency to win Sunday's race at Kansas Speedway because of its playoff implications, not with his spot in the next round safe following a victory at Charlotte AP) — Martin Truex Jr.

Truex wins with heavy heart in Kansas elimination race

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. didn't feel a sense of urgency to win Sunday's race at Kansas Speedway because of its playoff implications, not with his spot in the next round safe following a victory at Charlotte Martin Truex Jr.

Kansas, North Carolina State newly mentioned in NCAA case

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kansas and North Carolina State are the latest schools to be swept up in a bribery scandal involving college basketball

No. 9 NORTH CAROLINA 80, KANSAS ST. 70

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Kansas City here we come

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The Demo Day for the inaugural class of the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars is Thursday, June 12 at 5:30pm CST in Kansas City. Three of the four Techstars founders (me, Brad Feld , and David Brown) will be talking about the origins of Techstars and how the mentorship driven accelerator model is impacting communities at the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator demo day on the afternoon of June 12th in Kansas City.

Clint Bowyer returns to Kansas with ride capable of winning

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — The last few years, Clint Bowyer showed up at Kansas Speedway twice each season and dutifully handled every interview request, sponsorship event and promotional opportunity pushed his way

Theriaut clinches ARCA title before finale at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) AP) — There is no long, convoluted story about how Austin Theriault came to Ken Schrader Racing, forging a team that so dominated the ARCA Series that it captured the title simply by showing up for the

Johnson, Kenseth on bubble as Kansas elimination race looms

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) AP) — Jimmie Johnson took time this week to drive the car pool for Hendrick Motorsports whiz kids Alex Bowman and William Byron, while Matt Kenseth joked last weekend about driving a school bus if he fails

Wake Forest gets No. 11 seed in South Region, faces Kansas State in Dayton

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11 seed in South Region, faces Kansas State in Dayton Wake Forest gets No.

Tech Startup Scene in Kansas City Is Red Hot!

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Tech Startup Scene in Kansas City Is Red Hot! Long referred to as the “Silicon Prairie,” Kansas City is quietly making its mark as a great place for startups of all flavors. If you’ve not checked out the startup scene in Kansas City you’re missing out!

Up-and-down season now at 'all-time high' for Kansas' Newman

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AP) — Malik Newman certainly didn't envision the magnificent postseason he's been enjoying back in December and January when he was struggling with his shot, never mind adjusting to playing for a demanding coach like Kansas' Bill Self OMAHA, Neb. (AP)

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Top-seeded Kansas faces Clemson, Duke gets 'Cuse in Sweet 16

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AP) — Everything seems to be in place yet again for Kansas, which for the second straight year needs just two wins — in a gym that its rabid fans can reach in less than half a day's OMAHA, Neb. (AP)

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Virginia unanimous No. 1 in final AP Top 25; Kansas to 4th

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1 in the final AP Top 25 poll of the season, while Kansas jumped to No. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — Virginia remains the unanimous No. 4 after winning the Big 12 Tournament

No. 1 seed Kansas, No. 2 Duke on collision course in Midwest

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AP) — Kansas is a No. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament for the third straight year and is on a collision course with No. 2 seed Duke in the Midwest Region

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Stokes, Johnson lead Kansas State past Gardner-Webb 67-54

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MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) — Kamau Stokes scored a season-high 18 points and Kansas State used an 18-1 late first-half run to defeat Gardner Webb 67-54 on Wednesday night

Jackson leads No. 3 Kansas past pesky Davidson, 89-71

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) AP) — Josh Jackson and Frank Mason III scored 18 points apiece, helping third-ranked Kansas overcome a sluggish, sloppy first half to beat Davidson 89-71 on Saturday night at Sprint Center

Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas stay 1-2-3 in AP poll

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For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll

Newman leads Kansas past Duke 85-81 in OT for Final Four bid

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AP) — Malik Newman and top-seeded Kansas got past their Elite Eight road block on Sunday, knocking off second-seeded Duke 85-81 in overtime in a thrilling Midwest Region finale that clinched the Jayhawks' first trip to the Final OMAHA, Neb. (AP)

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My Kauffman Fellows Summit Talk

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I’ve recently joined the board of directors and enjoyed spending two days in Kansas City immersed in things with the Kauffman Fellows, a bunch of friends, and a number of LPs and GPs that came to the event. As part of it, I gave a talk and did Q&A with Lesa Mitchell (now the Managing Director of Techstars Kansas City). Entrepreneurship interview kansas city kauffman fellows lesa mitchellI attended the 20th Reunion of the Kauffman Fellows on Monday and Tuesday.

Kendall Adams' 2 defensive TDs lift No. 19 Kansas St to rout

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19 Kansas State to a 55-7 victory over Charlotte on Saturday MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) AP) — Kendall Adams scored two defensive touchdowns in the first half to propel No.

NCAA Latest: Kansas hits 3s to take lead over Duke

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The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern

No. 5 Kansas dunks its way past UNC Asheville, 95-57

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5 Kansas dunked its way to a 95-57 victory over UNC Asheville on Friday night LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) AP) — Frank Mason III had 21 points, Udoka Azubuike added 17 in his first career start and No.

Frank Mason of Kansas unanimous pick for AP All-America team

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Frank Mason III was a last-minute recruit for Kansas. He turned into the Jayhawks' latest All-American

Kansas adds UNC transfer guard Jessica Washington

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AP) — Kansas has added North Carolina transfer guard Jessica Washington LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP)

Kansas adds UNC transfer guard Jessica Washington

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AP) — Kansas has added North Carolina transfer guard Jessica Washington LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP)

Stokes, Johnson lead Kansas State past Gardner-Webb 67-54

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MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) — Kamau Stokes scored a season-high 18 points and Kansas State used an 18-1 late first-half run to defeat Gardner Webb 67-54 on Wednesday night