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Forgotten founders: 10 startup founders history often forgets

Jawed Karim, YouTube

In light of the upcoming celebration of the founders of the US, we thought we would celebrate some forgotten founders. Here are startup founders who are too often overlooked.

Jawed Karim is the third co-founder of YouTube, alongside Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. Karim uploaded the first video to YouTube, and is known to be publicly opposed to its connection to Google+.

Image: Wikimedia Commons/Robin Brown/Jawed

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Conner Forrest is a Staff Writer for TechRepublic. He covers startups and enterprise technology and is passionate about the convergence of tech and culture.