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Canvas Lures Union Square Ventures Into Its $3 Million Round

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moot_smiling_at_ROFLCon_II.jpg”] Christopher Poole, founder of 4chan, just announced a $3 million Series A round for his latest startup, Canvas. Union Square Ventures is invested, along with angel investors SV Angel, Lerer Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Founder Collective and Joshua Schachter.
Canvas Lures Union Square Ventures Into Its $3 Million Round
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4chan And Canvas Founder Moot Talks About His New Startup, What 4chan Does About Porn And The Future Of Online Identity

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moot_smiling_at_ROFLCon_II.jpg”] Reddit is a thriving online community which often surfaces memes as well as questionable content.Christopher Poole, a.k.a. Moot, founded 4chan, the mother of all memes-and-controversy boards, and has a startup to promote, called Canvas, which is basically “4chan with its pants on.”
4chan And Canvas Founder Moot Talks About His New Startup, What 4chan Does About Porn And The Future Of Online Identity
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4chan Founder: Mark Zuckerberg Is “Totally Wrong,” You Shouldn’t Always Have To Use Your Name Online

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Moot_smiling_at_ROFLCon_II.jpg”] Christopher Poole, the founder of controversial online image board 4chan, outlined his vision for Web-based community today at the South by Southwest Interactive conference — and yes, his ideas are in pretty sharp contrast to those of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.Zuckerberg has spent a lot of time […]
4chan Founder: Mark Zuckerberg Is “Totally Wrong,” You Shouldn’t Always Have To Use Your Name Online