ycombinator

January 29, 2011

In an announcement that rocked both the startup and venture capital world alike, Russian capitalist Yuri Milner of Digital Sky Technologies has announced that he will back every willing Ycombinator startup with 150 000 USD.

There are allready multiple articles discussing the repercussions of the event.

We here in Scandinavia are still working on even getting a ycombinator like structure off the ground.

Links

http://techcrunch.com/2011/01/28/yuri-milner-sv-angel-offer-every-new-y-...

January 6, 2011

Y Combinator is a great hack on the world.  It drives $billions of value creation by investing super small amounts.  It’s the ultimate in leverage.  Could college recruiting for startups be similarly hackable?

http://blog.adamsmith.cc/2011/01/idea-y-combinator-for-startup-recruitin...