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  • Prim Laundry Startup Throws In The Towel

    Prim Laundry Startup Throws In The Towel

    Sometimes "the future" just isn't financially viable. Y Combinator-backed door-to-door laundry service Prim is shutting down. The startup just emailed customers saying "After washing thousands of pounds of clothes, our team has decided to change course to pursue other opportunities." Maybe there was just no way to make money picking up, washing, folding, and delivering laundry at $25 a bag. Read More

  • Y Combinator Summer 2013 Demo Day, Batch 1: Meet Glio, 7Cups, Prim, Teleborder And More

    Y Combinator Summer 2013 Demo Day, Batch 1: Meet Glio, 7Cups, Prim, Teleborder And More

    It's that time again. Y Combinator's Summer demo day is upon us, and we're here live to bring the best and brightest new startups into your world. 49 new companies will pitch their wares for the very first time today, but for now we're focusing on the first batch. This first group includes everything from laundry services to legal help to immigration management, from mobile A/B testing to… Read More