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Disney Accelerator graduate Codarica wants to make learning to code fun for kids

A Q&A with Codarica co-founder and CEO Sanna Nilsson. The Los Angeles-based startup, which offers educational games that teach kids to code, announced in mid-October that it has raised $120,000 in Seed funding. Investors include Techstars and Disney Accelerator. Besides the funding, the company also participated in the Disney Accelerator, a … [Read More...]

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Seattle-based Bean Box wants to make sure you never drink stale coffee again

A Q&A with Bean Box co-founder and CEO Matthew Berk. The Seattle-based subscription coffee service launched in the U.S. earlier this month. It was developed by app maker Lucky Oyster, and the team has raised just north of $1 million in Angel funding for Bean Box to this point. SUB: Please describe Bean Box and your primary … [Read More...]


DormChat launches with Seed funding to take on the college messaging market

A Q&A with DormChat founder Adam Michalski. The Hoboken, New Jersey-based startup, which offers a mobile communications platform for colleges and universities, launched out of beta last week with Seed funding from ff Venture Capital, amount undisclosed at this point. It was founded earlier this year, and this is its first round of outside … [Read More...]

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Zenedge’s security solution targets large companies that need comprehensive protection against cyber attack

A Q&A with Zenedge co-founder and CEO Yuri Frayman. The San Jose-based cyber-security startup launched out of stealth mode earlier this month with $3.5 million in Series A funding. Investors in the round include serial entrepreneurs Yehuda Neuberger, Fred Sorkin and Needham & Company chairman Andrew Malik. It was founded this past summer by … [Read More...]


With $6M in funding now in the bank, mParticle offers mobile app owners an end-to-end solution for data

A Q&A with mParticle co-founder and CEO Michael Katz. The New York City-based startup, which has created a data management and analytics platform for mobile app developers, announced earlier this month the completion of a $1.5 million Seed funding raise. Investors include Battery Ventures, Harbinger Capital Partners and Bowery Capital. It was … [Read More...]