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Startup School Radio: Bannerman CEO Johnny Chin On Getting Into The Minds Of Your Users — In Episode 7 of YC's Startup School Radio, our host Aaron Harris first sat down with Kevin Hale, the YC partner and co-founder of Wufoo (W06), the online form building platform that was acquired by SurveyMonkey in 2011. In the second half, he talked to Johnny Chin, the co-founder and CEO of Bannerman, the company that provides on-demand security staff and bouncers.

Applications For YC W16 Are Now Open — We are now accepting applications for the Winter 2016 batch, which will take place from January through March 2016 in Mountain View, CA. You can apply as a startup or as a non-profit. To apply,...

Lugg (YC S15) Is Like Uber But For Moving Stuff, Not People, Around Town — When you decide to buy a larger item such as a couch or a table, you also have to think about how you're going to get it back home. Unless you personally own a truck or van (and have the muscles to load and unload it), you have to track down a friend who does -- or search for a local mover or specialized delivery service to help out.

YC Startup School Radio: Thumbtack's Marco Zappacosta On The Always-Changing Job Of A CEO — In the sixth episode of YC's Startup School Radio, YC partner Aaron Harris sat down with Marco Zappacosta, the co-founder and CEO of services marketplace Thumbtack, and Sanjay Dastoor, the co-founder and CEO of electric skateboard company and YC W12 alum Boosted Boards.

BlackRock, The World's Largest Asset Management Firm, Acquires FutureAdvisor (YC S10) — FutureAdvisor, the automated wealth management and financial advisory platform, announced today that it has been acquired by global asset management firm BlackRock. FutureAdvisor, which was co-founded by CEO Bo Lu and CTO Jon Xu, launched out of YC's Summer 2010 class. FutureAdvisor currently has more than $600 million in assets under management.

Circle Medical (YC S15) Sends A Primary Care Doctor To You At Home Or At Work, On Demand — In an ideal world, everyone would get a full physical with a primary care physician every year. But for many people, life gets in the way -- they get busy with work or their families, and making an appointment and carving out time to go to the doctor seems like too much of a hassle.

jEugene (YC S15) Automatically Combs Through Legal Documents And Finds Mistakes — When it comes to legal documents, you can never be too careful -- any small mistake or oversight could result in hefty costs. And at the moment, numerous legal documents involving hundreds of billions of dollars are created each year and subjected to only human review.

YC Startup School Radio: Shoptiques CEO Olga Vidisheva On The Challenge Of Hiring Great People — In Episode 4 of YC Startup School Radio, our host Aaron Harris sat down with David Tisch and Alan Tisch, the co-founders of mobile shopping app Spring, and Olga Vidisheva, the founder and CEO of e-commerce platform and YC W12 alum Shoptiques.

Nebia (YC S15) Promises The Best Shower You'll Ever Take, While Using 70% Less Water — A good shower can be refreshing and satisfying in a very singular way. Nebia, a startup that launched this month out of our Summer 2015 class, has created a device that promises to deliver that and more: dramatically improving on the traditional shower experience, while also cutting down significantly on water use.

Congratulations To The YC Summer 2015 Class — This week we held Demo Day for our Summer 2015 class at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. It was the 21st Demo Day event in Y Combinator's history, with a total of 102...
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Aug 23, 2015

RT @Bill_Nye_Tho__: a lotta people dont know this but Mister Rogers was one of the realest in the game

Aug 20, 2015

@louhong thank you! it should be fixed now -- please let me know if errors are still popping up.

Aug 18, 2015

@edzitron how did you get that video of my left eye condition after my aforementioned whole foods vitamin binge

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