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Lumoid, a tech gear rental startup is no longer in business and its founder Aarthi Ramamurthy is moving on to Facebook. The startup launched as just a “crazy idea,” when…

Why gear rental marketplace Lumoid shut down

The thing about being a portable audiophile is that you have to put a lot of trust in online reviews. It’s hard to get the full experience testing out a…

Lumoid Adds Headphones And Home Audio To Its Try-Before-You-Buy Experience

The introduction of Lumoid Locals should enable the company to expand its potential inventory while also allowing its users to make their gear available to others. Launching in San Francisco…

Lumoid Launches A Peer-To-Peer Marketplace For Short-Term Gadget Rentals

Aarthi Ramamurthy is standing outside of her building talking to her first paying customer, and she’s about to make a product decision. She’s shipped him a camera across country overnight…

Lumoid Wants To Rent You A Camera Now, And Everything Later

Third time’s the charm. We’re here (yep, still) at Y Combinator’s Summer 2013 demo day, covering the wide range of 49 startups pitching their wares to a large crowd of…

Y Combinator Summer 2013 Demo Day, Batch 3: Meet Senic, Buttercoin, Crowdery, Reebee And More