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By 2020 Virtual Reality (VR) will be virtually everywhere. What's happening?  Experts are posting eye-popping predictions about Virtual and Augmented Reality (VR and AR) growth rates.  Sources project 5-year CAGRs ranging anywhere from 80-170% with this Statista study predicting the VR/AR market to reach $143B

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But the future for STEM-related ventures remains hot. What's happening? Diversity in STEM simply doesn't exist.  The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 17% growth rate in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) jobs through 2024, 5 points higher than non-STEM jobs.  Yet the National Science Foundation reports that

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Back with part two of my Women of TechCrunch feature and three more founders eager to share their advice and views on women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) startups. And yes, the breastfeeding tech story.  I know you’re curious, I was too!  But first…. Let's import

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Alana Lipson, Cornell graduate and Associate Analyst at Mastercard, spent her academic career studying marketing, strategy and psychology. As a guest contributor to sheBOOM, she shares with us the facts and her honest perspective about why women shy away from math. Here are Alana's words (and numbers)

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