startup-weekend

Techstars Buys UP Global, The Non-Profit Behind Startup Weekend

Techstars — the startup incubator that has built up a network of programs across the U.S. and Europe and specific verticals like health and education — is expanding once again. The company

Startup Weekend Acquires Local Events Newsletter Provider StartupDigest; Product Gets Spun Off As GroupTie

<a target="_blank" href="http://startupweekend.org/">Startup Weekend</a>, the organization behind the weekend-long hackathons encouraging entrepreneurship, has acquired local events resource and email

Google Partners With Startup Weekend, Women 2.0 And Others To Launch Google For Entrepreneurs

Google today announced the <a target="_blank" href="http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2012/09/celebrating-spirit-of-entrepreneurship.html">launch</a> of <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/ent

Startup Weekend Columbus: An Empire Is Born

As I sit here with 75% of my laptop battery left, drenched in sweat, in a totally dark house, recapping my first <a target="_blank" href="http://startupweekend.org/">Startup Weekend</a> experience —

Startup Weekend’s Eventful Year: 260 Events In 202 Cities; Startups Raised $30M+

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/startup-weekend">Startup Weekend</a>, whose mission is to kickstart and foster startup communities worldwide through <a href="http://startupweekend.org/event

Google Signs Two-Year, Global Partnership Agreement With Startup Weekend

<a href="http://crunchbase.com/company/google">Google</a> has agreed to support the folks behind <a href="http://startupweekend.org/">Startup Weekend</a> to jumpstart and foster startup communities fr

Startup Weekend EDU Receives $250,000 Grant From The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged $250,000 to the Startup Weekend EDU series of events, the dedicated education-focused vertical within the non-profit. The <a href="http://startu

Startupbootcamp to sponsor development of Startup Weekend in Europe

<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-34031" title="startupbootcamp" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/startupbootcamp1.png" alt="" width="195" height="105" />Earlier this week,

New Site Renders Tech Reporters Obsolete

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/screen-shot-2010-08-30-at-3-14-48-pm.png" />Why do I get the uncanny sense that a lot of technology bloggers will soon be out a job? In the gr

Gist Acquires Startup Weekend App 'Learn That Name'

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/learnthatnameshot.jpg" alt="" />Every few weeks (and sometimes even more often than that), dozens of techies gather together for

A sleepless 58 hours later, Startup Weekend London produces nine potential companies

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/sw-header-london.jpg" alt="sw-header-london" title="sw-header-london" width="327" height="70" class="shot" />[UK] Startup Weekend is the 58 h

Analysis: How Far Do Projects Launched At Startup Weekends Travel? (Not Very Far)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/startup-weekend-215x118.png" width="215" height="118" />Over the years, we've covered a number of startups, or rather projects, that were born

54 Hours To Build A Company: A Look At Startup Weekend Phoenix

It's been some time since we <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2007/11/18/startup-weekend-san-francisco-in-full-swing/">last covered</a> <a href="http://www.startupweekend.com">Startup Weekend</