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Startup World

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Startup World is an initiative to promote startups, entrepreneurship and technology globally by sharing Silicon Valley culture with the world and bringing startups from around the world to Silicon Valley.
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An ‘African-American Groupon’ - Chicago Sun-Times

An ‘African-American Groupon’ - Chicago Sun-Times | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Christopher Nolen, an independent film director and producer, enjoys using Groupon coupons to get half-off deals at restaurants. So when he found out about a new deals website dedicated to black-owned businesses, he signed up.
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Can newspapers also be tech incubators?

Can newspapers also be tech incubators? | Black Founders | Scoop.it
The Philadelphia Media Network has launched a tech incubator and the Digital First Media chain have both announced plans to invest in startups.
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Programr: The code school with a hands-on, community-based approach

Programr: The code school with a hands-on, community-based approach | Black Founders | Scoop.it
A number of high profile campaigns have aimed to put coding onto people's new year's resolution lists, Programr is one company in Asia that is helping wannabe coders to get to grips ...
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Training Africa's future leaders

Training Africa's future leaders | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Fred Swaniker, an entrepreneur convinced that many of Africa's problems have to do with a lack of leadership, created an academy to prepare future leaders.
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Code Year

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Make 2012 the year you learn to code!...

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FAQ: What startups should know about the U.S. crowdfunding bill

FAQ: What startups should know about the U.S. crowdfunding bill | Black Founders | Scoop.it
On November 3, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2930 (the “Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act”), a crowdfunding bill that will allow startups to offer and sell securities via crowd...
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Start-Ups Aim to Teach Coding

Start-Ups Aim to Teach Coding | Black Founders | Scoop.it
With computer programmers in demand, new start-ups that aim to train people in coding skills are also becoming hot properties.
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Great by Choice: the surprising lessons of how tech startups succeed over the long term | The Art of Ass-Kicking

Great by Choice: the surprising lessons of how tech startups succeed over the long term | The Art of Ass-Kicking | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Great by Choice: the surprising lessons of how tech startups succeed over the long term http://t.co/PqBvCk4l via @jasonshen...
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Complete List of NYC Tech Incubators and Workspaces | Strong Opinions @marksbirch

Complete List of NYC Tech Incubators and Workspaces | Strong Opinions @marksbirch | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Complete List of NYC Tech Incubators and Workspaces Over the past several weeks, I have found more incubator and accelerator programs for tech start-ups in NYC. As I always explain to start-up...
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Women 2.0 » Would You Like To Mentor And Inspire A Team Of High School Girls?

Women 2.0 » Would You Like To Mentor And Inspire A Team Of High School Girls? | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Stories from female founders and women entrepreneurs at the networked Women 2.0 blog – www.women2.org...
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Crowdfunding to the Rescue: How Kickstarter and Sprowd Help Startups

Crowdfunding to the Rescue: How Kickstarter and Sprowd Help Startups | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Interested in starting up a new project but confused about where to get funding?
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The Impact Accelerator SF: Designing for High Impact

The Impact Accelerator SF: Designing for High Impact | Black Founders | Scoop.it

The Impact Accelerator: Designing for High Impact & High Growth 

The experience of being able to co-create with Nick Jankel was incredible.
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Accelerators

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accelerato.rs - Easily apply to a variety of startup accelerators and track status all in one place.

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Startup Accelarator Deadlines Approach - Resources - Portfolio.com

Startup Accelarator Deadlines Approach - Resources - Portfolio.com | Black Founders | Scoop.it
For those looking to boost your startup with the help of a startup incubator or accelerator this year, here's a place to begin.
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Kanye West Now Hiring “App Guys” and “Tech Guys” for New Company: DONDA

Kanye West Now Hiring “App Guys” and “Tech Guys” for New Company: DONDA | Black Founders | Scoop.it
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TechCrunch | Keep The Spark Alive With BeCouply’s Epic Date Night Subscription Service

TechCrunch | Keep The Spark Alive With BeCouply’s Epic Date Night Subscription Service | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Imagine a candlelit dinner, a private art gallery tour, and round-trip black car service for you and your significant other. Now imagine how nice it'd be if you didn't have to plan any of that awesome date.
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Why We Need More Minority Technology Incubators « Navarrow Wright

Why We Need More Minority Technology Incubators « Navarrow Wright | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Why We Need More Minority Technology Incubators : http://t.co/drAhKrBr...
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RailsBridge Open Workshops – Free Ruby on Rails Workshops » Blog Archive » Hungry Academy: get paid to learn Ruby/Rails

RailsBridge Open Workshops – Free Ruby on Rails Workshops » Blog Archive » Hungry Academy: get paid to learn Ruby/Rails | Black Founders | Scoop.it
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TechStars Launches Accelerato.rs Unified Application Form

TechStars Launches Accelerato.rs Unified Application Form | Black Founders | Scoop.it
We have covered, sliced, diced and analyzed the startup accelerators for awhile now and even produced the first startup accelerator rankings this past year.
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Women 2.0 » What We Learned From The Kauffman Foundation In 2011

Women 2.0 » What We Learned From The Kauffman Foundation In 2011 | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Stories from female founders and women entrepreneurs at the networked Women 2.0 blog – www.women2.org...
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Top 15 U.S. Startup Accelerators and Incubators Ranked; TechStars and Y Combinator Top The Rankings

Top 15 U.S. Startup Accelerators and Incubators Ranked; TechStars and Y Combinator Top The Rankings | Black Founders | Scoop.it
There are a number of startup accelerator and incubator programs in the United States.
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U.S. Has Start-Up Industry Stereotypes, Wadhwa Says - Video

U.S. Has Start-Up Industry Stereotypes, Wadhwa Says  - Video | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Vivek Wadhwa, director of research at Duke University's Center for Entrepreneurship, discusses the start-up technology industry.
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BeCouply Founders Share Their Entrepreneurship ... - Black Web 2.0

BeCouply Founders Share Their Entrepreneurship ... - Black Web 2.0 | Black Founders | Scoop.it
In a recent interview with Katie Morell, on American Express Open Forum BeCouply founders share their entrepreneurship story and the idea behind BeCouply.
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Y Combinator's Graham Discusses Start-Up Industry - Video

Y Combinator's Graham Discusses Start-Up Industry  - Video | Black Founders | Scoop.it
Paul Graham, partner at Y Combinator, talks about angel investing and the outlook for start-up firms and the technology industry.
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