Chile

Chilean startup ComparaOnline raises $14 million for its financial education tools for Latin America

Venture investing in Latin America continues to pick up the pace, with new deals in financial technology services leading the way. One example of investors’ renewed interest in regional financia

A Look into Chile’s innovative startup government

For better or for worse, Chile is often held up as the economic model for Latin America. More so even than other up-and-coming tech centers, the story of startup entrepreneurialism in Chile is a story

Start-Up Chile SCALE Fund Makes Its First 9 Investments

Start-Up Chile SCALE, the follow-on fund backed by the Chilean government to boost local startup growth, is making its first nine investments. The nine companies, all graduates of Start-Up Chile’

A Conversation With DemocracyOS, The YC Non-Profit That Built A Latin American Political Party

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LivingSocial Offloads Let’s Bonus, Its Last Non-English Business [Updated]

The downsizing of LivingSocial’s international operations continues: the daily deals site has sold Let’s Bonus — and its operations in Spain, Portugal, Italy and Chile. The buyer

Start-Up Chile Hosts Its 3rd Demo Day, Announces The 105 Startups In Its Next Class

<a target="_blank" href="http://startupchile.org/">Start-Up Chile</a>, the government-sponsored startup accelerator, is hosting its 3rd demo day today. The focus of this demo day is on social enterpri

Start-Up Chile Holds Its First Demo Day In San Francisco

<a target="_blank" href="http://startupchile.org/">Start-Up Chile</a> is an accelerator program that is financed by the Chilean government and meant to jumpstart the tech community in the South Americ

Google Chooses Chile For Its First Latin American Data Center

Google currently operates <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/about/datacenters/locations/index.html">eight massive data centers</a> in the U.S. and Europe. It is also constructing new dat

Founder Institute Expands to South America, Should Your Country Be Next?

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Chile’s Grand Innovation Experiment

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/sup-group-photo-1.jpg" /> Regions all over the <a href="http://www.businessweek.com/technology/content/oct2010/tc20101015_241433.htm">world</

Video: Chilean Miners Trying To Keep Up Spirits By Making Videos, Playing Games

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/miners.png" />How crazy is this Chilean mine story? Guys have been trapped down there <i>for three weeks</i>! And despite that, they seem

Chop-Shop Workers and Bootstrappers: Chile Really Wants You

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/chile.jpeg" /> Silicon Valley’s vitality depends on a constant influx of bright people who challenge its inhabitants to work harder and thin

Dear Mr. President: Immigration Reform Won’t Be Enough To Stop The Brain Drain

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-194479" title="Statue of Liberty" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/fotolia_7368742_xs.jpg?w=225" alt="" width="225" height="300" />In a s

World's largest telescope to open in Chile

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/chiletelescope.jpg" />The European Southern Observatory will construct <a HREF="http://www.space.com/news/worlds-largest-telescope-chile-

Chile Wants Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses, Your Tech Entrepreneurs

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/Statue-of-Chile-204x199.jpg" width="204" height="199" />Are you an immigrant who is fed up with waiting for years for a green card which you m