Techstars Ticker: April 17, 2013

@Techstars NYC 2013 Class /via @eyc (read)

After series of pivots, @HaikuDeck scores $3 million to make presentation tools fun /via @GeekWire (read)  

@EveryMove just closed a $3.5M round of funding to keep empowering consumers to be recognized for healthy choices (read)

Lessons Learned From A Mobile App Developer feat. @MSAccel‘s @giftgiv /via @Forbes (read)

Taking you from zero to kitchen hero with @plated, currently in @techstars NYC. /via @nytimes (read)

Energy Department Announces Apps for Vehicles Winners, incl. @dash_labs, currently in @techstars NYC (read)

The 11 Startups Chosen For New York’s @Techstars 2013 /via @Forbes (read)

On Effort, Unity and Strength: @AdYapper to Join @Techstars NYC /via @BuiltinChicago (read)

@Techstars: The All You Can Eat Lobster Buffet /via @HuffPostBiz (read)

How We Got Into @Techstars by @AllysonDowney of @wee_spring /via @women2 (read)

@FashionProjct, The Site Making Online Shopping A Charitable Act, Raises $1.8M /via @TechCrunch (read)

@Plated raises $1.3 million in funding: Slotted to be the @warbyparker of the food industry /via Venture Wire (read) 

@AllysonDowney of @wee_spring On How to Network /via @HuffPostBlog (read)

Investors Stay Hungry for Online Groceries In Relay Foods Deal feat. @plated /via WSJ (read)

[VIDEO] Q&A with @ktrae of @techstars Boston /via Founders Workbench (watch)

@Techstars NYC alum @FrederickCook of @Moveline to Speak at NY Venture Challenge /via @xconomy (read)

[VIDEO] @Scobleizer interviews @immersivelabs (watch)

@PivotDesk cuts the ribbon on its office-sharing marketplace in NYC, San Fran, Denver, and Boulder /via @pandodaily (read)

Space Is a Bitch: @PivotDesk Helps Entrepreneurs Turn Office Scouting From Pain Point to Cakewalk /via WSJ (read)

@InGoodCo: the job-hunting lovechild of @eharmony and @linkedin /via @pandodaily (read)

@Techstars chooses serial Ed Tech entrepreneur for first Kaplan @EdTechAccel in NYC /via @upstartbusiness (read)

@PivotDesk expands to NYC and San Francisco, helping solve startup-specific problems with office space /via @tnw (read)

VF Profiles: Learning Without Borders: @Codeship CEO & Co-Founder, Moritz “Mo” Plassnig /via @VentureFizz (read)

Catching up with @Sketchfab Co-founder Alban Denoyel /via @Make (read)

Team @Jukely Joins @Techstars NYC To Iterate A Mobile App For Live Show Discovery /via @hypebot (read)


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Techstars Ticker: April 3, 2013

[VIDEO] Erika Trautman @FlixMaster on panel with Sheryl Sandberg on HuffPost Live (watch)

@Fancred (live in the app store) Measures a Sports Fan’s Life /via @venturefizz (read)

Got an ecommerce idea? @postmaster_io has a shipping API to help you out /via @venturebeat (read)

Outsourcing the Outsourced: New @Ziptask platform looks to disrupt outsourcing industry /via @forbes (read)

@Realty_Mogul Launches Its Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform, Raises $500K /via @techcrunch (read)

@Techstars Alum @Evertrue Lands $5.25M /via @TechCrunch (read)

@Kinvey Introduces Enterprise Edition of its Backend as a Service Platform (read)

@thetaplab‘s Tiny Tycoons merges the real world with Monopoly in a location-based game (read)

The “MacGyvers” of the Business World /via @troyhenikoff (read)

With 250K users, @Vizify moves out of beta and launches mini self-infographics /via @tnw (read)

A Look at the @Techstars Community on Twitter /via @tellagence (read)

@Marquee: a publishing tool for a more dynamic web /via @pandodaily (read)

@Wander‘s long-awaited mobile product is almost ready. It’s called Days. (read)

Meet the founders of the new @MSAccel powered by @Techstars class (read)

Seattle company’s slideshow app @haikudeck targets business users /via @SeattleTimes (read)

Brightcove vets ramp up sports social network @Fancred at @Techstars Boston /via @BosBizKyle (read)

@GetAmbassador is a Michigan-based Startup That Helps Companies Manage Referrals /via @Forbes (read)


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Techstars Ticker: March 20, 2013

As @Moveline, the @Techstars-Backed Moving App, Expands To New Cities, We Test Out The Service /via @TechCrunch

Packing Your Bags? @Moveline expanding across the country /via @FastCompany

@eyc talks with @DeirdreBolton /via @BloombergTV

Where Are the Founders Now? @Techstars Cloud 2012

Get Your Hack On At @Techstars by @cookrn /via @gundotio

Ask and Ye Shall Receive: @EveryMove Partners with @MyFitnessPal 

Some photo ops from our mentor dinner in Portland for the Nike+ Accelerator

@HaikuDeck 2.0 Brings Charts, Graphs And Lists To Its Super Simple iPad Presentation Tool /via @TechCrunch

@GoLikeBright Lets You Play Matchmaker With Your Friends Online

[VIDEO] Tech Tuesday Takes a Look at SXSW feat. @pivotdesk @simpleenergy /via 9News and @scodtt

@Forbes post by @dash_bell3 Things You Can Do Now To Grow Your Independent Hotel or Travel Biz

Noodle Acquires @Learn (Lore) 

Introducing @SendGrid Labs & its free application load testing service @loaderio

@NikeDeveloper, powered by @Techstars participants announced /via @fastcompany

Meet the 10 digital fitness startups in the new @NikeDeveloper powered by @Techstars by @kheussner /via @gigaom

A World Map of Flavors – 36 Regions, 36 Herb and Spice Combinations feat. @maptia /via @tferriss

AngelList’s ‘Invest’ service helped @Distil Networks add $200k to its $1.8m round in less than a week /via @tnw

@TempoDB CEO Andy Cronk conversation with Robert Scoble, “More database innovation: this time for streaming services.”


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Techstars Ticker: March 6, 2013

Going international! Announcing @Techstars in London

On the @Techstars blog: Become a HackStar and You Won’t Regret It by @cookrn

@Kinvey was nominated to @bostinno’s 50onFire list, with @promoboxx and @grabcad

Test Prep Giant Kaplan Launches A New @EdTechAccel In NYC /via @TechCrunch

@Techstars Boston Spring 2013 Companies Announced /via @ktrae

@Romotive‘s @KellerRinaudo speaking at @TEDNews: “Progress Enigma” w/ Rodney Brooks, inventor of Roomba, and Bono.

These 8 @Techstars Boston grads have raised $50M in all /via @BosBizKyle

@ConditionOne in AdAge’s 21 Startups and 4 Trends You Need to Know Now 

My First Startup’s First Year – What I Learned by @DKador of @Keen_IO

What to Expect in a @Techstars Final Interview by @moiseyuretsky of @digitalocean

From Homeless to CEO, Is It All a Con? by @Techstars alum @kylekesterson

@Techstars Boston Spring 2013 Companies Announced /via @ktrae

@TrueAbility announces LinuxShowdown @SXSW

@Codeship Joins @Techstars, Moves to Boston Months After Moving to Berlin /via @NetocraticWeb

[VIDEO] It’s your CD’s 30th birthday! Perfect gift? Send ‘em on a trip to @MurfieMusic!

MapQuest Touts Its @Everlater Acquisition, Launches free Travel Blogs /via @tnw

A Look Inside DC’s Startup Scene with @CoFoundersLab (creators of @Techstars FounderMatch)

@DealAngel’s new Trends feature helps you book a hotel at the right time to get a good price /via @tnw

On the @Techstars blog: Microsoft acquires @MetricsHub 

After @DocTrackr, @LeCamping‘s @qunb accepted into @Techstars Boston /via @RudeBaguette

A Talk with @Techstars’ @DavidCohen about the Nike+ Accelerator /via @oenorg

Put entrepreneurs together, their rate of success and progress increases. /via @sai

@Techstars Goes International with Springboard, Submissions Open Now in London /via @twilio


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Techstars Ticker: February 20, 2013

@Techstars Alum @Shelby TV Moves Back Towards Spotlight at NYTM /via @Xconomy

The Only 4G Hotspot You Should Consider Using: @yourkarma /via @sai

American Airlines Joins as New Sponsor of Techstars

What To Look For (recruiting and board members) /via @marksolon on To Write Is To Think

What @Inc says about @1871Chicago – coworking space @Techstars Chicago operates in 

The $10K Memory Competition on @Memrise feat. @tferriss @tedcooke

Tech and Biotech: Madison start-up @Codiqa gets @Techstars boost

@TempoDB is a Smart Grid News Company to Watch 

@Leanplum Raises $825K Angel Round For Its Mobile A/B Testing And Optimization Tool /via @TechCrunch

@GroupTalent Grabs $1M From Founders Co-Op, Menlo & Others To Help Businesses Connect /via @TechCrunch

Moneyball For Music: The Rise of @NextBigSound /via @Forbes

@NikeDeveloper CEO Mark Parker On His Company’s Digital Future /via @FastCompany

[INFOGRAPHIC] What Do College Students Say About Love? /via @spill

@Techstars cofounder @BFeld buys a home in Kansas City, gives startups free housing & Google Fiber /via @VentureBeat

Cockiness Is False Confidence by @davidcohen on The Accelerators /via WSJ

[VIDEO] @ExcelerateLabs Becoming @Techstars Chicago 

[VIDEO] Women Entrepreneurs – come learn about @Techstars Chicago!

Big news today: Introducing Kaplan @EdTechAccel, powered by @Techstars 

HELLO, WISCONSIN. Startup Night: @Techstars in Madison March 4th with @accelmad 

10 Boulder startups we’re excited about /via @VentureBeat

Journalists Take Refuge in the World of Branded Content feat. @contently /via @NewYorkObserver

[VIDEO] Infomercial: Work for a @Techstars Company

@Verbalize_It interprets valuable lessons from the @Techstars program /via @EntMagazine

Pitch Your Vision, Not Your Valuation by @davidcohen on The Accelerators /via WSJ

Announcing @Techstars in London /via @TechCrunch


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Techstars Ticker: February 6, 2013

[VIDEO] This Week In Startups: @DavidCohen interviewed by @Jason

@FlixMaster Officially Announcing Module for Enterprise and $1.125M in Funding

@techstars Grad @DISTIL Lands $1.8M To Put A Stop To Bots, Web Scraping & Content Theft /via @TechCrunch 

Amazon Web Services Start-Up Challenge: @MortarData wins Big Data and High Performance Computing 

Tired of translator apps? @Verbalize_It brings the human back into translation /via @examinercom

Thank You, @Techstars Mentors /via @maptia

Meet @dtboyd, Managing Director for @NikeFuel Accelerator, powered by @techstars  

Locally sourced: @eROI @UrbanAirship alum @dtboyd to run @nikefuel Accelerator, powered by @Techstars /via @turoczy

@Poptip Results are beginning to be used as real-time feedback data in major news outlets: ABC’s Good Morning America, People Magazine, and ESPN.

There Really is Something about @distil /via @Forbes

@Techstars grad @FlexMinder raises $1.4 million to better manage healthcare accounts /via @GeekWire

@GoLikeBright picked as a SXSW finalist 

3 Crazy Months in the @MSAccel + @Techstars Accelerator. What’s it like to go through this? /via @albsharah

Great video piece on @AdWeek about the team behind @Poptip and real time crowd knowledge

Erika Trautman, Founder and CEO of @FlixMaster, named one of five startup founders to watch

Announcing Eugene Chung @eyc, Managing Director for @Techstars in NYC /via @Techstars

Announcing @Techstars in Chicago /via @Techstars

The Super-Accelerator: Excelerate is Now Techstars Chicago /via @builtinchicago

iOS 6.1 Adoption On Track To Be Fastest Yet Says @Onswipe, With 22% Of Users On Board In 36 Hours /via @TechCrunch 


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