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  1. Best Accelerators For Minority Startups and Small Businesses To Get FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weekend

    ... "pitch" days, as well as the provision of mentors and seed funding. Elite tech accelerators-such as Y Combinator, Techstars, and 500 Startups-recently have kicked off diversity initiatives, like "open office hours" for diverse founders, mentorship ...

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  2. It's All About The EntrepreneurRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Feld Thoughts

    I'm in Minneapolis with my partner Seth. We had a meeting at Best Buy headquarters, met with a gang from the Mayo Clinic who drove up from Rochester, spent the afternoon at the Techstars Retail Accelerator which is at Target headquarters, and had dinner with Revolar .

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  3. Bitfinder, makers of the Awair air monitor, inhale $4.5 million in Series ARead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... with participation from Samsung Ventures. Bitfinder first launched on the scene as an R/GA accelerator (powered by TechStars) company in February of 2015 . The company launched the Awair air quality monitor, which doubles as both a clock and a ...

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  4. This is what might happen when robots take over bankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... might now be accessible through a mobile app to broad audiences, 24/7." Jenny Fielding, managing director at Techstars Accelerator, said that technology "enables basic automation so that making payments, checking balances and customer service can ...

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  5. This is what happens when robots take over bankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... private banker might now be accessible through a mobile app to broad audiences, 24/7." Managing director at Techstars Accelerator Jenny Fielding said that currently technology "enables basic automation so that making payments, checking balances and ...

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  6. FullContact Buys ConspireRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Techrockies.com

    ... lContact said it will incorporate Conspire's technology into its cloud address book software. Conspire was part of Techstars, and had been co-founded by Alex Devkar.

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  7. SonderMind Announces Acquisition of Uvize, Adding to Platform Aimed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | PRWeb

    SonderMind, a fast-growing behavioral health company that provides consumers with accessible and convenient options for high quality mental wellness, announced today that it has acquired Uvize, Inc., a graduate of the Techstars Kaplan program, for an undisclosed sum. SonderMind's acquisition of Uvize will allow therapists to better engage with their peers and clients through an innovative technology platform SonderMind, a fast-growing behavioral health company that provides consumers with accessible and convenient options for high quality mental wellness, announced today that it has acquired Uvize, Inc., a graduate of the Techstars Kaplan program, for an undisclosed sum.

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  8. Y Combinator Fellow ShearShare Named Semifinalist in 'Startup of the Year' CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | PR Log

    ... in prizes. Prizes include free first pick of participating accelerator programs (500 Startups, TechWildcatters, TechStars), flights, hosting credits, an engraved Tech.Co Chalice, and more. For more details on the event, please visit ...

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  9. Boulder blip: Sudden burst of sublease space hits downtown coreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Boulder County Business Report

    ... a kind of double hit - "whammy" perhaps is too strong a term - on leasing rates. SendGrid, a graduate of Boulder's TechStars accelerator, is moving all of its Colorado employees to a downtown Denver site capable of accommodating 450 people. Those ...

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  10. CED Tech Venture profile: SC startup PermitZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Local Tech Wire

    ... project details, tracking status of job schedules and verifying permit information for their customer and is what Techstars - Austin '16 accepted into their program.

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  11. 5 Invaluable Marketing Lessons Disney Movies Teach UsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... just the 5-and-younger set who have Disney in their dreams. In 2014, Boulder, Colo.-based startup accelerator Techstars partnered with The Walt Disney Company to create the first Disney Accelerator. The second year of the 13-week Los Angeles-based ...

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  12. Routifica s breakthrough algorithms inspired by honey bee optimizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Freshnews

    ... the best routing solution on the market and the leading route optimization API. Routific's investors include Techstars Chicago, Pallasite Ventures, Firestarter Fund and Axiom Zen. About World Honey Bee Day: World Honey Bee Day is on August 20, 2016, ...

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  13. Women 2.0 has new leadership, and is launching a tech recruiting serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | TechCrunch

    ... Inc. CEO and Halogen Ventures General Partner Jesse Draper; 500 Startups' Venture Partner Monique Woodard; and TechStars Managing Director Jenny Fielding, among others. Eventually, Women 2.0 aims to become a B-Corp , or attain benefit corporation ...

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  14. FullContact Acquires ConspireRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Market Wire

    FullContact , provider of the most powerful contact management platform for professionals and enterprises, today announced the acquisition of Conspire, a Techstars company that unlocks users' professional networks to uncover the best path to people, ideas, resources and opportunities. FullContact will integrate Conspire's technology to provide their cloud address book users with the ability to find key people outside their own address books in order to focus on expanding their networks and the strength of their professional relationships.

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  15. IDG Contributor Network: FullContact acquires contact management...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | ComputerWorld

    ... and their connection to contacts. Conspire is an early stage company that came out of the well-regarded TechStars incubator. The focus of Conspire's product is to take existing networks and enhance them with the addition of new contacts -- ...

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  16. Routific's breakthrough algorithms inspired by honey bee optimizationRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... tific the best routing solution on the market and the leading route optimization API. Routific's investors include Techstars Chicago, Pallasite Ventures, Firestarter Fund and Axiom Zen.

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  17. Microsoft to Add Beam's Live-Streaming Skills to XboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | TechNewsWorld

    ... which was the winner of Techcrunch Disrupt earlier this year, has attracted a number of top investors, including Techstars, Courtside Ventures and Ore Ventures. The deal is designed to help make Xbox Live more social and fun for users, Microsoft ...

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  18. Airfox's Launch Plan: Court Advertisers, Sponsor Data Plans, Help Mobile Carriers Make BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | AdExchanger.com

    ... 1 million in seed funding on Tuesday led by Project 11 Ventures, with support from Launch Capital, NXT Ventures, TechStars and a number of angel investors, including Adelphic co-founder Jennifer Lum and Google group product manager for VR Jason Toff.

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  19. Exclusive: Point72's Fintech Venture Wants To Solve The Biggest Problems In FinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Benzinga

    Master investor Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management has been looking at fintech lately with the formation of Point72 Ventures . It has acquired key talent to run the division, like Pete Casella , formerly of JPMorgan, and Alex Tarhini, from Barclays Techstars, and has made investments in fintech firms like Quantopian .

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  20. Best Accelerators For Minority Startups and Small Businesses To Get FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Black Enterprise

    ... "pitch" days, as well as the provision of mentors and seed funding. Elite tech accelerators-such as Y Combinator, Techstars, and 500 Startups-recently have kicked off diversity initiatives, like "open office hours" for diverse founders, mentorship ...

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