Tagged With Y Combinator

A California official says red-hot coding bootcamp Lambda School is violating state law if it operates without the right registration — but the company insists classes can go on


The hot Silicon Valley coding bootcamp Lambda School is paying a $75,000 fine for not registering properly with the state of California


This open source messaging startup raised $50 million to take on Slack and Microsoft Teams and rope in customers who care a lot about privacy



Y Combinator's cofounder got flamed for using Airbnb's founders as an example of why you don't have to be 'rich kids' to create a tech unicorn


uBiome's founder repeatedly presented herself as years younger than she was, in the latest sign of trouble at the embattled $600 million poop-testing startup


A startup seeded by Silicon Valley's hottest mentorship program aims to bring the first male birth control to market



This online coding school started in Silicon Valley's hottest startup incubator is completely free for students until they find a job


Sam Altman, one of the world's most influential tech investors, has stepped down as president of Y Combinator


Jeff Bezos thinks there's not enough humans in the world for all the potential jobs, according to tech investor Sam Altman


This CEO used to help startups at Silicon Valley's hottest mentorship program. Now, with a professional network for women, she'll go through it herself


The man who helped found Silicon Valley cult-favourite Soylent has a new startup — and it's aimed at smokers who want to quit


Drew Houston and Paul Graham on how Dropbox was created on a Chinatown bus and how determination is key to starting a business



The CEO of Dropbox explains the one thing that's worse than having your startup fail: becoming a 'zombie startup'


A guy who tried online dating and had ‘nothing to say’ launched a startup for ‘relationship coaches’ that just scored $2 million in funding


These founders got rejected from Y Combinator four times. Here's how they finally got in.


This startup wants employers to stop giving its workers lavish perks and start helping them pay their student loans



Silicon Valley’s largest accelerator is looking for tech that can suck excess carbon dioxide out of the air


This first-time CEO has a 100% approval rating on Glassdoor and her company just made its first acquisition


Saudi Arabia wants to build a $500 billion megacity that's 33 times as large as New York City. Now it's on shaky ground after a Saudi journalist's death.


Before joining the accelerator that launched AirBnb, Dropbox, and Instacart, Harj Taggar was in law school — and he used a simple strategy to decide to drop out