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New Report Shines Light on the U.S. Accelerator Industry
Radicals & Visionaries

New Report Shines Light on the U.S. Accelerator Industry

Gust released its 2015 Global Accelerator Report. The U.S. and Canada are leading the way.
Miklos Grof
An Accelerated African Tech Ecosystem: Startups Driving Innovation
Radicals & Visionaries

An Accelerated African Tech Ecosystem: Startups Driving Innovation

As the global population increases, it is important for accelerator programs to recognize the potential in untapped markets.
Yossi Hasson
5 Things International Startups Should Know Before Joining a U.S. Accelerator
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5 Things International Startups Should Know Before Joining a U.S. Accelerator

A U.S. accelerator is a great opportunity for any foreign-based startup. But they should focus on how to full advantage of the experience.
Eugene Vyborov
Apple Boss Cook to Tap Indian Software Talent During Maiden Visit
Apple

Apple Boss Cook to Tap Indian Software Talent During Maiden Visit

The iPhone maker is set to announce plans to expand its Indian software development center and build an accelerator program for local startups, sources say.
What An Accelerator Taught Me That I Could Not Have Learned at Google
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What An Accelerator Taught Me That I Could Not Have Learned at Google

eing a part of an accelerator will teach you core principles for running a startup.
Momchil Kyurkchiev
Within 10 Years, the Number of Accelerator Programs in the U.S. Has Increased Tenfold
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Within 10 Years, the Number of Accelerator Programs in the U.S. Has Increased Tenfold

The growth rate is especially impressive considering the country went through the Great Recession.
Catherine Clifford
Why More Startups Are Paying Attention to What They Learned in Bio
Biohacking

Why More Startups Are Paying Attention to What They Learned in Bio

Be it gimmick or real solution, biohacking is big business.
Matt Villano
How Coworking Helped an Education Accelerator
AlleyNYC

How Coworking Helped an Education Accelerator

EDGE partnered with AlleyNYC to host their education accelerator.
Jason Saltzman
This Company Helps Create Fundable Prototypes Fast
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This Company Helps Create Fundable Prototypes Fast

An L.A. accelerator focuses on hardware prototyping.
Why the Number of Accelerators Is Accelerating
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Why the Number of Accelerators Is Accelerating

Because they solve real problems that venture capitalists face in financing companies, accelerators are not simply a fad.
Scott Shane
Target, in Partnership with Techstars, Is Accepting Applications for Its New Retail Startup Accelerator
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Target, in Partnership with Techstars, Is Accepting Applications for Its New Retail Startup Accelerator

Ten companies will be chosen to work out of the Target offices for three months next summer.
Laura Entis
How One Major League Baseball Team Is Going to Bat with Rookie Sports Businesses
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How One Major League Baseball Team Is Going to Bat with Rookie Sports Businesses

Want to work with the L.A. Dodgers? We have details on their new accelerator program.
Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs
Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs

The women-led fashion tech company is partnering with UBS Americas to educate and empower women business owners.
Catherine Clifford