Techstars NYC 2013

  • TC’s Picks From TechStars NY Summer 2013 Class

    TC’s Picks From TechStars NY Summer 2013 Class

    We’re here at the TechStars 2013 Summer class Demo Day, and the graduates are nothing short of delightful, from a service that helps church congregations make donations to a Fitbit for cars to a service that helps expecting moms plan for baby’s arrival. The TechStars accelerator is one of the nation’s biggest and most notable tech startup programs, and the NY-based class… Read More

  • SketchFab Aims To Be “YouTube For 3D Files”

    SketchFab Aims To Be “YouTube For 3D Files”

    Alban Denoyel founded Sketchfab on the observation that the internet lives largely in 2D but could easily become a 3-dimensional landscape. The website, which Denoyel is calling “YouTube for 3D files,” is seeking to raise $1M at TechStars Demo Day. It’s a straightforward service: users upload a 3D model to Sketchfab in any of its 27 supported formats, which the server… Read More

  • Concert App Jukely Rallies Groups of Friends, Then Sells Them Tickets

    Concert App Jukely Rallies Groups of Friends, Then Sells Them Tickets

    Jukely is a social concert app that helps friends get together a group to see a show and then acts as the ticketing agent. After quietly piloting in New York, Jukely formally launched at Techstars Demo Day with plans to serve 200 cities worldwide — and to raise $500k today. Whereas other apps like ThrillCall and Bandsintown match an individual with upcoming shows they might like, the… Read More