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21 hrs ago | TechCrunch

Project Fixup Plays Matchmaker In The Digital Age

There are almost as many singles in the U.S. as there are singles who've tried online dating.

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Related Topix: Online Dating

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Business Journal

ABQ firm Rival Theory makes way through Techstars New York

Bill Klein is the co-founder of Rival Theory, which is the only Albuquerque company to ever get into, and complete, the Techstars accelerator curriculum.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science

Feld Thoughts

Mentors 2/18: Expect Nothing In Return

The second element of the Techstars Mentor Manifesto is Expect nothing in return .

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Related Topix: Marketing

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Crain's Cleveland Business

ExpenseBot accepted into Colorado-based TechStars business accelerator

Calling it "a once-in-a-lifetime" opportunity doesn't quite do it justice. A local software company called ExpenseBot has been accepted into the TechStars business accelerator in Boulder, Colo.

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Related Topix: Boulder, CO

Feld Thoughts

Mentors 1/18: Be Socratic

Since today is the first day of the new Techstars Boulder program, I figured that it's time to get rolling Deconstructing The Techstars Mentor Manifesto .

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Boulder County Business Report

13 startups in Techstars' Boulder class of 2014

Techstars on Monday morning released the names of the 13 companies that will participate in the Boulder-based startup accelerator's eighth cohort in its hometown.

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Related Topix: Boulder, CO

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Feld Thoughts

Deconstructing The Mentor Manifesto

Last night we had the Techstars Boulder Mentor Kickoff dinner. It's an annual tradition at Techstars - we have a dinner for all mentors before we start the program.

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Business Journal

18 ways to be the ideal mentor

The UpTake: Mentorship means different things to different people. This handy TechStars 'manifesto' lays out what the accelerator thinks makes the right kind of mentor.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

NY Tech Investor David Tisch Just Raised $7.5 Million For A New...

NY Tech Investor David Tisch Just Raised $7.5 Million For A New E-Commerce Startup That Turns 'Instagram Into A Mall' David Tisch, former managing director of TechStars NY and startup investor, just raised a $7.5 million Series A round for his new new mobile e-commerce company, Spring .

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

TechCrunch

Amino Raises $1.65M To Replace Old-School Forums With Mobile Communities

Amino , a TechStars-incubated startup that's building mobile communities around topics like anime and Doctor Who , is announcing that it has raised $1.65 million in seed funding led by Union Square Ventures.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga

GigaOM

Database startup TempoDB becomes TempoIQ, refocuses on sensor analytics

TempoDB, a Chicago-bases startup that began as a database company for time-series data, has changed its name to TempoIQ and is now trying to become the go-to analytics platform for sensor data.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Disney selects 11 startups to join new accelerator program

Fireworks go off around Cinderella's castle during the grand opening ceremony for Walt Disney World's new Fantasyland in Lake Buena Vista, Florida in this December 6, 2012 file photo.

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Related Topix: Lake Buena Vista, FL, Media, Walt Disney, Television, Marketing

Techrockies.com

Two Boulder Companies Head To Disney Accelerator

Two, Boulder-area companies are among the inaugural companies to join the new Disney Accelerator , the startup accelerator backed by Walt Disney.

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Techrockies.com

Fitbark: Techstars' Backs Fitbit For Dogs

Think the big trend towards tracking your every move--for fitness and health--is just for people? One of the latest companies to emerge out of the Techstars startup accelerator network is Fitbark .

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

TechCrunch

Lua, The Mobile-First Comms Tool For Any Workforce, Launches Insights Metrics Product

Lua, the mobile first communications platform for any workforce , has today launched a brand new feature of the product called Insights.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Hispanic Business

Portfolio Management Software Company, Application Experts, Releases...

Application Experts , a provider of cloud-based fund management software solutions , announced today the release of a new case study with client TechStars.

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Related Topix: App-X

Sys-Con Media

OMsignal Raises $10 Million Series A Round From Bessemer Venture Partners

OMsignal , the leader in smart clothing technology and maker of the first-ever collection of Biometric Smartwear, today announced it has raised a $10 million Series A investment led by Bessemer Venture Partners .

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, Bessemer Venture Partners, Flextronics

TechCrunch

Second Round Of R/GA Techstars IoT-Focused Accelerator Announced

Based on the actions of Google alone , it's incredibly clear that the home is likely one of the next platforms to likely be dominated by tech.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Feld Thoughts

How Much Do IT Folks Work? Take A Survey And Potentially Win A Fitbit

Our portfolio company JumpCloud is running a survey to dig deeper into the professional lives of IT folks and their move to DevOps.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH

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