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A Second Internet, Coming Soon, Courtesy of the Blockchain

A lot of weird stuff has been happening to data inside the internet’s walled gardens. It has been getting shut down by the people who own the sites we all depend on. 1,091 more words


Weekly Roundup: Apple's auto rumors, GoPro's new devices and CZI's $3B pledge

This week, Yahoo came clean about a 2014 hack, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announced a huge investment to cure disease, rumors swirled around possible car tech purchase targets for Apple and the AI startup space continued to heat up with a few chat bot acquisitions. 911 more words


Y Combinator signs up to Founders Pledge charity scheme for social causes

There’s always been an ongoing conversation amongst successful tech entrepreneurs about how to “give back.” Not everyone can afford to found an entire hospital, and yet many feel a desire to do something more than move on to the next startup. 416 more words


Squire makes software for barbershops

Squire, a company that launched last week at Y Combinator’s Summer ’16 Demo Day, makes software for barbershops. Not salons or beauty parlors or wherever else you get your hair cut… just barbershops. 490 more words


How Simbi.com is creating a new economy. The economy of talent, no money accepted!

Be a part of the new economy. An economy where no one becomes rich with the money they have. But with the talent they possess. Join here.

The 48 startups that launched at Y Combinator S16 Demo Day 2

The world’s most prestigious startup school launched 48 companies today at part 2 of its Summer 2016 Demo Day. Nanoparticle analytics and delivery robots were amongst the products revealed in the B2B, biotech, enterprise, edtech, fintech, and hardware verticals. 5,874 more words