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7 cool start-ups spawned by Techstars that snared millions

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Since its founding in 2006, Colorado-based start-up accelerator Techstars has worked with 762 companies. The results have been impressive: To date, the companies have raised a combined total of $2.04 billion, and 90 percent of them are either currently active or have been acquired. Here are seven of the most successful ones that have passed through Techstars' doors — or gone through one of the many programs the accelerator runs around the world.

— By Cameron Albert-Deitch, special to CNBC.com
Posted 21 June 2016

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