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US Midwest luring tech investors away from Valley

A presentation in progress at the Columbus Idea Foundry, part of the "Rise of the Rest" tour in Columbus, Ohio.

Jeni Britton Bauer, founder of Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream, with Steve Case (centre), billionaire co-founder of America Online, and author and investor J D Vance.

Columbus, Ohio

THEY seem an odd couple: J D Vance, author of Hillbilly Elegy, his best-selling memoir of growing up in the post-industrial Midwest and his journey of escape; and Steve Case, the billionaire co-founder of America Online.

But Mr Vance joined Mr Case's investment firm...

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