Y Combinator

Top 10 Global Accelerators for Overseas Startups

No nation has a monopoly on entrepreneurship or the hunger for realizing a dream.

Louise Beavers

· 7 min read

What To Do If Y Combinator Rejects You

How to bounce back from getting rejected by a top startup accelerator

Walter Chen

· 6 min read

Get Inspired by This Tool That Lets You Browse People's Startup Pitches

There's now a site where companies can post and watch pitch videos.

Rose Leadem

· 1 min read

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

· 5 min read

Guaranteed Basic Income Is Not Worth the Risks of Experimentation

As with all economic policies, basic income needs to be based on the balance sheet not the good intentions of Silicon Valley.

Ray Hennessey

· 8 min read

How a Startup Is Helping Retailers by Using Digital Tests in Physical Spaces

An NYC startup applies A/B testing -- common in the digital space -- to convert foot traffic to sales in brick-and-mortar stores.

Michael Frank

· 3 min read

This Nonprofit Acts Like a Tech Startup. Why Don't More Nonprofits Do the Same?

Instead of constantly fundraising, Y Combinator graduate Watsi has adopted a more defined model.

Laura Entis

· 6 min read

Y Combinator Creates New Fund to Invest In Its Later-Stage Companies

The $700 million pool gives the incubator the ability to bet big on winner.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read

Meet the Rebels Who Bend the Rules and Play to Win

Rejection -- who cares? Naysayers -- screw 'em. Entrepreneurship isn't just about business. it's about rebellion.

Joe Robinson

· 15+ min read

How This Startup Is Helping Restaurants Be More Efficient About Delivery

DoorDash's web software and app offers restaurants on-demand delivery options using a team of Uber-style drivers.

Brittany Shoot

· 3 min read

5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator

Before your put the pedal to the metal, make sure your company is ready to quickly scale.

Kate Whiting

· 4 min read