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After that first Startup Weekend OC at Chapman University and three months of crazy work that landed us a place at the K5 Accelerator, amazing things ended up tying together….
A young startup has a Kickstarter project up with a tool to prevent these unwanted broadcasts. It’s called the iShutter and it’s an ingenious magnetic strip which allows Mac users to slide it over or off the camera on their screen without interrupting anything on their computer.
Read the eight things that ReelGenie’s founder wished he knew before starting his funding round.
In this WSJ live interview, Eric van der Kleij, head of technology accelerator Level39, explains where the opportunities exist in the financial sector.
Social Venture Network, a non-profit comprised of socially conscious business leaders, wants to inject a bit of diversity into today’s pool of (mostly white, mostly male) entrepreneurs.
Applying for an accelerator program is a major decision for any company in its early years. What are some of the pros and cons?
Minitrade.ca, a Quebec City-based online clothing consignment service, has announced a seed round of $650,000 from several investors
$1.2 million.of seed funding Hwang and his two co-founders got last week for their technology start-up, FiscalNote, which uses data-mining software and artificial intelligence to predict future government actions
Reeves offers the following pitch deck to other entrepreneurs when they’re raising their first round of financing. It’s the template ZenPayroll used to raise $6.1 million.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/seed-round-pitch-deck-tempate-2013-8?op=1#ixzz2gXdlMbFa
A common trend is emerging: more often than not, I hear that folks are raising their “seed round,” typically the initial money used to capitalize a company or if founders have capitalized, the first money taken from outside investors.
Ranku’s mission is to level the playing field by offering a search engine where students can discover and apply to online programs from traditional universities.
NewsWhip, whose news-finding dashboard “Spike” helps journalists identify news stories breaking on social networks, has raised a $1.1 million seed round.
Equidam, which has developed a platform to standardize the online valuation of small and medium private businesses as well as start-ups, has successfully concluded its first seed financing round of EUR 60.000.
Azimo, the innovative digital service that gives consumers cheaper international money transfers, is set for expansion after closing a $1million + seed-funding round…
AngelList Syndicates By The Numbers: 12 Deals, $3.5M Raised, 199 Angels
Venture capitalists and angel investors are clamoring to fund developer tools.
Should an entrepreneur use the Last-drawn salary as benchmark?
Vicky Brock’s company, Clear Returns, which enables online retailers to boost profitability by reducing return rates, was a winner at IBM’s Smartcamp, part of the IT giant’s Global Entrepreneur Programme. Here she shares her top ten takeaways…
A look at Upstart, a new financial product that is neither a loan nor equity investment but combines elements of each.
This video from Minute MBA gives an excellent overview of the various stages of startup life and the funding that goes with them.
Three European venture-capital firms that invest in young technology firms are trying to challenge the notion that American startups raise money faster.
This is a round table panel that discusses what various Venture Capital firms are currently looking to fund.
Building a startup can be as tough as “chainsawing your way out of a great white shark's stomach,” at least according to Dave McClure.
A funny song on Venture Capital funding
Tools for Entrepreneurs: Choosing an Accelerator
James Belfer, an Executive Producer for film, was inspired by TechStars to create an accelerator model for the film industry.
What lies beneath most startup valuations, and how is an offer to invest ever exploitive?
Scale is a woman-centric investing group in Australia which is not only primary made up of female investors, but which is seeking out female startups in need of investment funds.
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