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Yet another incubator in New York… New York Digital Health Accelarator launches

Not that we don’t like incubators, or investors, or any type of money going towards startups.  But there’s probably a limit to how many incubators the city needs.  New York Digital Health Accelerator is joining a growing group of healthcare focused incubators (Rock Health, Blueprint Health, Healthbox, and many more) as well as the growing [...]

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Gilt Shuts Down Park & Bond – IPO 2013?

Gilt is shutting down Park & Bond, the company’s full-priced men’s apparel site.  It is also cutting back on Gilt Taste, the company’s food and wine site.  The announcement comes off of a series of layoffs and changes that have been announced over the past several months as Gilt is supposedly preparing itself for an [...]

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Squarefoot and Loopnet Helps You Find That Perfcet Office Space

New York is overflowing with startups. So for those still looking for that perfect office space, here are two websites to help. Squarefoot Squarefoot is like an online tenant broker, aiding prospective tenants to find the perfect commercial real estate space that fits their needs. All of this for free. Users can search by either by [...]

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Gene Newman is Thrillist’s First General Manager

Thrillist Media Groups appointed Gene Newman as Thrillist.com‘s  first General Manager. Newman is based in the New York office and will oversee the site’s online and mobile platforms. Newman has 15 years of digital media experience. He is most recently the Digital Edutor at Maxim and previously the Editorial Director at Hachette Filipacchi Media Digital. A new editorial [...]

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New York Tech Meetup Launched Annual Membership In Beta

Want to attend the New York Tech Meetup but just can’t get your hands on tickets?  Here’s good news for you: the organization has just launched a beta-stage annual membership. Being a member guarantees a priority in ticket selling. There will be an early ticketing process for members. They have 2 weeks to pay, if [...]

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Founders Reveal Their Secret To Millions

The New York Tech Council brought together 4 successful entrepreneurs to reveal their secrets in building thriving companies. Here’s what they have to say: 1. Jennifer Walzer of BUMI (Back Up My Info) Walzer started her business in her own apartment. “I took a small business loan from the bank and I did max it out.  I [...]

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Inubar Out Of Stealth Mode, Ready To Sell Pet Products

Pet lovers rejoice! New York Startup Inubar has just came out of stealth mode and is ready to serve your four-legged friends. Inubar is an e-tailer offers a selection of aesthetically designed products like toys, bedding and accessories for dogs. The company adds a new item each week. The site looks looks like a crossbreed of [...]

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A Few Up-And-Coming Startup CEOs

We all know young billionaire Mark Zuckerburg as the brains behind today’s most famous startup. Today we look at other young people who just might be the next big thing. Jake Schwartz, CEO of General Assembly Jake Schwartz is founded General Assembly an impressive startup school that trains hundreds of entrepreneurs. The schools are based [...]

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NYC Uncubed Brings 80 Of The Hottest Companies Under One Roof

On Thursday, 26 April 2012, NYC Uncubed will be hosting a talent fair at the Altman Building in New York City from 1 PM to 7 PM. NYC Uncubed invited a few of the biggest names from the NY tech scene like Tumblr, Spotify and StackOverflow, and speakers from Etsy and Behance. Also, recruiters from [...]

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NY Startup Accelerator Focuses On Developing Women Entrepreneurs

Startup incubators are now a dime a dozen. One particular group is making a mark amongst startup companies by  focusing on developing women entrepreneurs in the field of mobile technology and computing. Aptly named Women Innovate Mobile, this New York Company provides a way for women to make their startups the best in its class [...]

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