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Y Combinator is going after Chinese startups with its first official event in China

High-profile U.S. startup accelerator Y Combinator is making a push to bring more China-based startups into its program after it announced its first official event in the country. YC has made a push t

Pebble’s founder is back on Kickstarter with an iPhone battery case that also charges AirPods

Pebble’s founder and former CEO Eric Migicovsky is back with his first new product since the smartwatch maker got rolled up into Fitbit last year. The PodCase doesn’t have the same sort of grand a

Pebble founder Eric Migicovsky and Airbnb growth lead Gustaf Alstromer join Y Combinator

Y Combinator is officially adding three new team members to its roster this morning. Gustaf Alstromer, formerly product leader of Airbnb’s growth team, is joining YC as a partner. Meanwhile Peb

Pebble confirms it’s shutting down, devs and software going to Fitbit

RIP Pebble... The wearable maker that pioneered wrist-based notifications before Apple and many others waded into the smartwatch space has confirmed it's closing its doors as an independent entity.

The Story Behind The New Pebble Time Round

Pebble has a new watch, the Pebble Time Round. <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2015/09/23/pebble-debuts-its-first-round-smartwatch-with-the-pebble-time-round/">Announced this morning</a>, Pebble

Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky Will Join Us At Disrupt SF

Imagine you’ve just run the most successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time. What do you do next? If you’re Pebble CEO and founder Eric Migicovsky, you come back and do it all over again

Rumor Has It That Pebble Is On The Rocks Even With $18 Million In The Bank

Smartwatch maker Pebble seems to be in some trouble. According to sources close to the company, the company is having trouble maintaining its growth and has turned to a Silicon Valley bank for a $5 mi

Pebble’s CEO Discusses The Company’s Second Product Launch

With the most-funded project ever (with 24 days left to go in its campaign!), Pebble has managed to bring in nearly 60,000 backers to support their unique approach to the smartwatch concept. As oth

Pebble’s Eric Migicovsky Is Uninterested In A Potential Acquisition

When it comes to competition, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/pebble">Pebble</a> has plenty to be concerned about. In an interview on-stage at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013, fo