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2014/12/19 16:18
2014/12/19 16:18
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What’s the best way to pull the trigger on a breaking business idea? Some startups are born out of accelerator programs, while others are actuated out their founders’ wallets. There are also...
2014/12/19 16:18
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2014/12/19 16:14
2014/12/19 16:14
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... will be the year of virtual reality” says investor Mike Rothenberg. But fragmentation in the nascent industry means VR hardware, software, and content startups need to team up for demos. So...
2014/12/19 07:28
2014/12/19 07:28
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US start-up accelerator Y Combinator is investing in kiwi software start-up GlassJar which provides people an easy way of managing their flat finances. Y Combinator president Sam Altman is currently...
2014/12/18 19:28
2014/12/18 19:28
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Editor's note:Editor's note: Going Global showcases entrepreneurs taking their businesses around the world, tackling issues like business strategy, marketing and international logistics (CNN) -- At...
2014/12/18 17:14
2014/12/18 17:14
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Mixpanel, which describes itself as offering “the most advanced analytics platform ever,” is announcing that it has raised $65 million in new funding. That round comes entirely from previous investor...
2014/12/18 16:15
2014/12/18 16:15
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Antiquated visa policies could be the downfall of the U.S. tech boom. That's the warning that Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian is sounding. "Although America leads the world right now, we've led the...
2014/12/17 17:26
2014/12/17 17:26
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FarmLogs, an agricultural tech startup, has raised $10 million in Series B funding. SV Angel and Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator were among the new investors and were joined by previous backers...
2014/12/17 12:19
2014/12/17 12:19
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After closing on a $4 million round of Series A funding earlier this year in January and being announced as The Ann Arbor News Deals of the Year winner in the technology category, the company...
2014/12/16 21:38
2014/12/16 21:38
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Matterport, a "computer vision technology company," 3D modeled a CNET studio in less than two hours with only one employee and a single camera. And starting Thursday, its hardware and software are on...
2014/12/16 19:14
2014/12/16 19:14
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Mattermark, the business intelligence site that pivoted out of YC-backed curation site Referly, is today announcing that it has raised a round of $6.5 million, funding that the startup will use the...
2014/12/16 13:13
2014/12/16 13:13
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... lot of people don’t think about the fact that there’s been over one billion smartphones manufactured and sold in the last two years,” says Forsythe, the 26-year old Californian founder of iCracked....
2014/12/16 04:22
2014/12/16 04:22
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There are few debates in the startup world more polarizing than whether aspiring entrepreneurs should pursue higher education like a college degree or MBA. Peter Thiel, the first investor in...
2014/12/15 23:14
2014/12/15 23:14
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Hiptic Games, a Y Combinator alum that’s been operating in stealth since the Summer 2011 batch, has launched GameThrive, a push notifications service that aims to help developers engage players when...
2014/12/12 20:14
2014/12/12 20:14
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Palantir, the big data company that’s one of the Valley’s most valuable, having secured clients like the NSA, FBI and CIA early on before building up it private-sector customer base, has raised...
2014/12/12 18:26
2014/12/12 18:26
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Growth equity Uber’s latest source of equity financing is reportedly Baidu, sometimes referred to as one-third of China’s commercial Internet (with Tencent and Alibaba being the others). The...
2014/12/11 17:15
2014/12/11 17:15
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Framed Data, a predictive analytics startup that wants to make it easier for app developers to understand user behavior, announced that it has raised $2 million in seed funding. Investors include...
2014/12/10 14:14
2014/12/10 14:14
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Digital house call app, Doctor On Demand is expanding beyond its web physician at a moments notice service to add help for breast feeding moms and those in need of counseling. The video MD startup...
2014/12/10 07:03
2014/12/10 07:03
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Y Combinator Partner Explains How To Ask For Millions Of Dollars From A Stranger In 30 Seconds Michael Seibel, a partner at Y Combinator, has a pretty good track record when it comes to running...
2014/12/10 03:46
2014/12/10 03:46
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Moving on: Reddit co-founder Steve Huffman says the celebrity hacking controversy "was tough to watch." Photo: ARSINEH HOUSPIAN Creators of successful start-ups are usually all gung ho about their...
2014/12/09 22:04
2014/12/09 22:04
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When Ben Horowitz of Andreessen Horowitzwrites a blog post, he almost always starts by quoting a rap song and embedding the track into the post with Bop.fm. When I click the audio player, it plays me...
2014/12/19 16:18
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