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Omakase Techstarsa first nonprofit
Omakase, the startup pledging to bridge the gap between tech and charity, is the first nonprofit accepted into Techstars' eminent startup boot camp.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Launchpad, MuckerLab Among Top Accelerators, Says Report
A report released this week at SXSW says that Launchpad LA and MuckerLab are among the top accelerators in the United States, based on the valuation of their portfolio companies, exits, number of companies still in operation, and other factors.
Ten startups launch into Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars in Kansas City
Ten mobile health-related startup teams from across the country and Australia have arrived in Kansas City to build and strengthen their businesses in the inaugural Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars .
Sprint Teams With Techstars for Health Care Accelerator in Kansas City
Ten startups have been picked for the inaugural three-month program, which will take place in Kansas City, near Sprint's hometown of Overland Park, Kan.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
TechStars-Backed Codementor Launches To Provide Programmers With One-On-One Help
Codementor , an open marketplace for one-on-one programming help, is now open to the public after finishing a three-month stint at TechStars Seattle .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
These Are The 15 Best Accelerators In The U.S.
Business accelerators like Y Combinator and TechStars have come to occupy a critical geography in the tech landscape, and today two professors are announcing the results of their survey to determine which ones have come out on top at South By Southwest .
Drifty, Makers Of The Ionic Mobile Framework, Raise $1 Million
Drifty , a participant in the TechStars Cloud 2013 incubator, and makers of a suite of tools for mobile developers building apps and websites, most notably, the Ionic framework, has closed on a million in seed funding, the company is announcing.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Crain's New York Business
How to pick the right accelerator or incubator
Considering applying to an accelerator ? Experts offer these tips to help you decide whether an accelerator is right for your company, and which might fit best.
PayPal adds new accelerators, incubators, and Braintree features to Startup Blueprint program
Today at the SXSW festival, Paypal announced that it's adding a new round of incubators and accelerators to its Startup Blueprint program , which waives up to $50,000 worth of PayPal processing fees for selected startups.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Sprint accelerator mentor talks potential, challenges of mobile health
Next week, 10 mobile tech startups will dive into the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator's three-month, mentor-led program.
Wall Street Journal
Before Meeting Andreessen Horowitz, DigitalOcean Met Lots of Blank Stares
When founders and employees at young New York company DigitalOcean opened a few bottles of Armand de Brignac champagne a couple of weeks ago, it wasn't just to celebrate a $37.2 million investment by one of Silicon Valley's major firms.
Polsinelli offers legal counsel to Sprint accelerator
Driven by the spirit of innovation, Kansas City-based Polsinelli PC has pledged support to the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator as its exclusive legal sponsor.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
DigitalOcean's big splash
The DigitialOcean team during their time at the Techstars Boulder program in 2012.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Javelin Raises $1.5M to Bring Lean Startup Method to Big Corporations
Techstars startup Javelin Inc . has raised $1.5 million to continue bringing the "lean startup" philosophy to corporations, VentureWire has learned.
Yahoo buys Portland's Vizify, service to shut down
Vizify enables users to create a visual biography by pulling in information from social streams.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Cleveland seminar explores business opportunities in the land of K Pop: The Mix
Business people who know Korea only for Psy and Samsung may be missing a coming wave of opportunity.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Real Deal
From left: 1407 Broadway and Techstars' workspace in Chicago
Techstars will take 13,719 square feet in the 1.1 million-square-foot building, which is currently undergoing renovations geared toward tech and media tenants, according to a release from the Lightstone Group.
Introducing FG Press
Every year or so my partners and I at Foundry Group create a new company, or start a new project, that we believe had the potential to change the way something works in our world, while simultaneously helping the entrepreneurs we work with, and the entrepreneurs we aspire to work with.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Foundry Group Starts Book Publishing Firm, FG Press
Boulder-based venture capital investment firm Foundry Group , said this morning that it has launched a new company, FG Press , focused on the publishing world.