Posts Tagged ‘ Y Combinator ’
Monday, December 26, 2016
For Anand Sahani, founding WedMeGood, an online wedding planning portal, in 2014 was just the beginning. His team started working out of 91springboard, a Delhi-based co-working space with hubs across India. Just when he thought he needed some networking and mentoring to take the business in the righ...
Former Flipkart chief product officer (CPO) Punit Soni has invested an undisclosed amount of capital in Innov8, a sector agnostic co-working space. Innov8 is one of the three Indian companies selected by Y Combinator, a famous Silicon Valley incubator, for its summer batch of 2016. The other two sta...
14 October, 2016 |
Want to be a part of Y Combinator, the famous American seed accelerator? Tim Brady and Adora Cheung, partners at Y Combinator, tells us what can make you a part of the elite group. In an exclusive chat with TechCircle’s Nishant Sharma, the two partners say a founder with talent to create something...
22 September, 2016 |
Income tax returns e-filing platform ClearTax, run by Defmacro Software Pvt. Ltd, has raised $2 million (around Rs 13.3 crore) in pre-Series A funding from PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund Angel (FF Angel) and Sequoia Capital. FF Angel and Sequoia have invested $1 million each in the ...
26 May, 2016 |
Defmacro Software Pvt Ltd, which runs income tax returns e-filing platform ClearTax, has secured $1.3 million (around Rs 8.6 crore) in angel funding from Silicon Valley investors, including PayPal co-founder Max Levchin. Other investors include Scott and Cyan Banister, serial investors in Uber, Spac...
26 April, 2016 |
Jaipur-based Razorpay Software Pvt Ltd, an online payment startup, has raised $120,000 (about Rs 74.7 lakh) in funding from US-based startup accelerator Y Combinator, according to a company statement. As a part of the deal, Y Combinator will also provide the startup with three-month acceleration. Th...
23 March, 2015 |
Startup advice from Y Combinator founder Paul Graham is always welcome even if the man is stepping down as the startup incubator’s president and handing over the reins to partner Sam Altman. After all the incubator—which he co-founded with wife Jessica Livingston and a few others—has seen ...
26 February, 2014 |
Yuri Milner, the Russian investor known for his bets on Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc, is pulling out of an arrangement that let him invest automatically in a group of companies participating in a program called Y Combinator. The companies will instead receive investments from venture-capital firm Kh...
17 December, 2013 |
The University of California, Berkeley’s Skydeck incubator for student start-ups, has a decidedly un-student like feel. The incubator, which Haas School of Business, Berkeley helped establish and fund, occupies the penthouse suite of the tallest building in downtown Berkeley, with premium office ...
25 September, 2012 |
Plivo, an India and US-based technology startup that offers Application Programme Interface (APIs) that make it easier for businesses to develop telephony applications, has received $1,67,000 in funding from startup accelerator Y Combinator and its partners. The startup is part of the current batch ...
10 July, 2012 |