Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator Demo Day in NYC

By Thursday, September 26, 2013 0 , Permalink

Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) held its 5th demo day in New York yesterday where 10 companies from its summer program presented in front of ~700 attendees. The ERA program provides accepted companies with $40K initial investment, co-working space, and access to its resident experts and 200+ mentors from the New York City startup community. In ...

New York’s Getting a Made in NY Media Center – Rachel Haot at Alley NYC for #AlleyFridays

AlleyFridays is a speaker series held at Alley NYC designed by the startup community including groups like NYCApps to equip startups and small businesses with tactical skills and food for thought. Last Friday, Rachel Stern Haot, Chief Digital Officer of New York City came and talked about the city's digital roadmap, startup incentive programs, and ...

Evry Lets You Make Plans with Friends and Not Get Stuck with the Bill

By Tuesday, May 14, 2013 0 , Permalink

Evry'one has experienced being the one in their social group that planned all the group activities. This 'Planner' takes on responsibilities of doing research, putting down deposits, hassling friends for RSVPs and very importantly, collecting money. But what happens when people "forgot to bring cash" or don't tell you if they can make it until ...

China-Axlr8r and the Chinese Startup Scene

By Tuesday, April 2, 2013 0 , Permalink

Startup accelerators such as TechStars, Y Combinator, 500 Startups, etc. have been kickstarting entrepreneurs' dreams by creating early-stage accelerator programs, providing workspace and mentorship from industry idols, and at times leading rounds of funding. China-Axlr8r (formerly China Accelerator) does just that, for those across the Pacific. China-Axlr8r is the first mentorship-driven seed-funding program in China. It is ...

Uncubed NYC – a New Kind of Startup Talent Event

By Wednesday, November 14, 2012 1 , Permalink

[image source: Gawker] Imagine a job fair with open bar, artists painting live, opportunities to network with your industry idols, ping-pong tournaments, and an after party with LCD Sound System. Formerly the Silicon Alley Talent Fair, Uncubed NYC rallied 80+ New York startups and emerging companies to throw this new kind of startup talent event to ...

Mobile Fashion Apps that Utilizes the Community for Your Styling Needs

By Tuesday, November 6, 2012 0 , Permalink

Fashion is a visual thing. So is mobile. A breed of fashion apps are utilizing the social discovery phenomena to help solve your fashion styling needs. These apps not only let you become a trendsetter when the community starts following your posts, but also help solve your styling questions when you receive comments on uploaded ...