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How the startup ecosystem has transformed over the decades, and where it is headed

India today has over 70 PE and venture funds, 62 angel investors and over 80 incubators and startup accelerators. Over the last decade these investors have gained experience, made mistakes and learnt some important lessons. 23 more words

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Pittsburgh startup designs bras for women with fuller busts

Their idea to re-engineer the bra to address these issues earned them an AlphaLab Gears seed funding, which provides $50,000, mentorship and nine months of incubator space at the program’s headquarters in Pittsburgh’s East Liberty neighborhood, where they … 16 more words

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At pitch contests, much ventured and little gained

“Startup stuff is wonky and boring if you don’t add some … who now heads a small Boston incubator for app makers called Blade. “I’ve been a judge at some high-level pitch contests, and the results were almost arbitrary.” Even some people … 16 more words

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Online Trading Platform Developer Tradelab Secures $390k Seed Round From Rainmatter

a fin-tech startup incubator. Rainmatter has also invested a seed amount of $40K in two other fin-tech startups, Opentrade Financial Services and Inherit. Tradelab, founded in 2012 by Sandeep Kumar Mishra and Biplab Sinha, operates an advanced online … 16 more words

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Harvard iLab Startup Launches a Competition with Yelp to Clean Up Local Restaurants

That’s the mission fueling a new competition launched April 27 by DrivenData, a local startup at Harvard’s Innovation Lab Incubator and Harvard Business School Rock Accelerator. 29 more words

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infoShare Startup Zone – a trampoline to success

That’s a novelty this year – says Agnieszka Meller from Gdansk Entrepreneurship Incubator STARTER. Registration for infoShare Startup Zone powered by STARTER, is open till 4th of May only. 26 more words

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Flybits adds $4.75 million in Series A financing

Flybits was kickstarted through Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone, one of Canada’s largest incubators. Does your startup have financing news to share? We want to hear about it. 26 more words

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