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Incubated: Y Combinator's Approach To Finding And Helping Startups Become Big Winners

Y Combinator is the most famous of all startup accelerators out there, thanks to success of companies like Airbnb, Dropbox, and Stripe, all of which have gone through its program. 452 more words


YC-Backed Impraise Makes Workplace Performance Reviews Less Painful

Posted Aug 11, 2014 by Catherine Shu (@catherineshu)

Performance reviews are a hassle for everyone involved. Supervisors have to deal with an onslaught of paperwork and meetings, but employees who only get assessments once or twice a year can often feel as if they are working in a vacuum. 534 more words


Y Combinator is Activly Recruiting Health-Tech Startups

(Reuters) – What do Dropbox, Stripe, Airbnb and Reddit have in common? These technology firms all received mentorship and money from Silicon Valley’s so-called startup machine, Y Combinator. 333 more words



Paul Graham, founder of Y-Combinator is one of the voices in the business world constantly preaching the gospel of doing what you love.In his fantastic 2006 article, … 329 more words

SoundCloud to Monetize, Y-Combinator Demo Day, and Stripe and Twitter Team Up

SoundCloud to Monetize, Y-Combinator Demo Day, and Stripe and Twitter Team Up

SoundCloud set to monetize

The six year old music streaming service SoundCloud now has 175 million monthly users–making it four times bigger than Spotify–and the company has decided the time is now right to begin monetizing them. 394 more words

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Product Hunt Briefly Banned From Reddit, Reinstated

Update: A Reddit spokesperson sent over the following statement, which notes that a ban placed on Product Hunt links was the temporary result of startups posting Product Hunt links, not the responsibility of the site itself: 333 more words