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Microsoft Ventures: Change the Way we Work

By | Jan 23, 2015 at 5:00 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle. Tonight, in Chicago, join the team from their Digital Work Accelerator to get more information about the program. See the full content series here! Startups everywhere are looking to solve…

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Dallas

Tech Wildcatters Launches Corporate Innovation Network

By | Jan 22, 2015 at 8:00 am

This week Tech Wildcatters, the Dallas based, world’s-best B2B accelerator, announced the first members to join their Corporate Innovation Network. The exclusive network was created by Gabriella Draney, cofounder and Managing Partner, in an effort to better connect the early adopters of corporate America…

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Microsoft Ventures: Make the Most of Startup Mentors

By | Jan 21, 2015 at 7:00 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle. Tonight, in Palo Alto, join the team from their Digital Work Accelerator to get more information about the program. Read the full content series here! One of the most significant…

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Y Combinator’s 22 Most Fund-Worthy Startup Ideas [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Jan 21, 2015 at 7:00 am

In September of last year, Y Combinator published its “Requests for Startups” – a list of startup ideas that the accelerator believes are the most worthy of funds and support. It was written a month prior to the application due date for its Winter 2015…

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Digital Work Accelerator Event Doubles as Pitch Practice

By | Jan 20, 2015 at 4:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! Coming up with an idea is easy, but developing it into a startup is hard. And…

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Microsoft Ventures Accelerator: Diversity in Seattle

By | Jan 19, 2015 at 4:23 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! Read the full series of stories here! Microsoft Ventures is looking to reinvent the way Microsoft…

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Kansas City

SparkLabKC Accelerator Announces 10 New Startups

By | Jan 16, 2015 at 2:30 pm

This week, Kansas City accelerator SparkLabKC welcomed its third class of startups into their new downtown workspace. SparkLabKC is a three-month accelerator that offers startups up to $18,000 in funding, mentorship, free office space, and other services. The program culminates with a demo day in April….

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San Diego

Qualcomm, Techstars Announce Joint Robotics Accelerator

By | Jan 16, 2015 at 8:00 am

The San Diego-based technology powerhouse Qualcomm recently announced that they would be opening the Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator powered by Techstars. The program is a four-month, mentorship-driven startup accelerator aimed to accelerate the development of the next generation of robotics and intelligent machines. “We have already…

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Microsoft Ventures Seeks Cloud and Digital Work Startups

By | Jan 15, 2015 at 6:00 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! See the full series of stories here! Seattle is a hub for Cloud and Digital Work. For…

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Kansas City

Kansas City Announces Launch KC Startup Competition Offering $500K in Grants

By | Jan 14, 2015 at 2:30 pm

The Downtown Council of Kansas City, MO has announced the launch of a national startup competition that will be aimed at further developing the growth of the city’s tech ecosystem. Called Launch KC, the competition will reward winning startups with a share of the $500,000 total in grant funding…

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Dallas

Seed Sumo Doubles Funding For Startup Class of 2015

By | Jan 13, 2015 at 5:31 pm

Seed Sumo, an international startup accelerator, announced today that they will be accepting applications from startups for its 2015 program. Seed Sumo is looking to accept up to 10 startups, and it has increased overall program funding to $50,000, which is $30,000 more from last…

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Digital Work Accelerator by Microsoft Ventures Visits Provo Startup Community

By | Jan 13, 2015 at 3:01 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Digital Work Accelerator in Seattle and the information sessions they have scheduled for the month of January! Check out the full content series here! The Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Seattle’s upcoming cohort will…

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One Month’s Learning Library Teaches Tech Skills in Under a Minute

By | Jan 10, 2015 at 8:00 am

Lately it seems like everywhere I turn, One Month is building up their online course selections or offering scholarships for women in tech. Continuing the trend, One Month this week launched a new initiative called The Learning Library, a free resource that houses over 100 topics…

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3 Reasons Every Tech Entrepreneur Should Participate in an Accelerator Program

By | Dec 24, 2014 at 10:00 am

An accelerator program is like a boot camp for early-stage ventures. They usually last anywhere from three to six months to help accelerate a startup, and most programs provide a small amount of seed capital. More importantly, an accelerator offers experienced entrepreneurs within the local community…

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Miami

Venture Hive Welcomes Startups to Upcoming Accelerator Program

By | Dec 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Venture Hive announced the 1o lucky startups who will be part of the next accelerator class here in Miami. Many are from different parts of the globe. The international education company will welcome 10 new companies to their downtown office, where they will receive a $25,000…

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St. Louis to Host Startup Weekend Education in January

By | Dec 15, 2014 at 10:00 am

It was recently announced by UP Global that they’ll be hosting a Startup Weekend Education in St. Louis, starting January 16 thru January 18, 2015. The program will focus on fostering ideas to improve education in the St. Louis region. Startup Weekend Education will welcome all…

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Boston

Final Showcase of Top Consumer Startups

By | Dec 15, 2014 at 9:00 am

For consumer-facing startups, there’s no larger validation than having consumers actually purchasing and using your products or services. Hence goes the primary premise behind Startup Rounds, a hybrid crowdfunding platform, startup incubator, and startup competition, which has just announced that January 27th will be the…