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Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Bangalore Graduates 13 Startups at Demo Day

The Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Bangalore graduated its third batch of startups on November 29, 2013. The Demo Day featured thirteen impressive startups, from social media platforms and data analytics to event services, who are now ready to take their businesses to market.

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Demo Day for Startups in Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Tel Aviv

Last month, the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Tel Aviv saw its third batch of startups graduate, culminating in a Demo Day like no other.

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10 Reasons to Give Your Startup the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Advantage

Around the world, the Microsoft Ventures team works with startups at every stage of their entrepreneurial journey. One of the ways Microsoft is engaging more deeply with startups is through our accelerators.

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Do Accelerators Accelerate?

With entrepreneurship becoming increasingly “sexy,” more and more people are taking the risk of becoming entrepreneurs. Previously in India, starting up your own venture was an option for people who weren’t able to hold down a regular job. Now, people are giving up lucrative job offers in a bid to create something of their own, […]

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Microsoft Ventures Invests in Zula to Boost Mobile Productivity

We are happy to announce a seed fund investment in Zula, a startup that streamlines mobile communication and productivity.

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Microsoft Ventures Invests in Ranku to Help Students and Adults Find Online Degrees

Online education is like the Wild West. Ranku is a discovery engine that helps students and adults looking to further their education navigate the process and find reputable online colleges.

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9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Accelerator

Not every accelerator is right for your startup. For example, most accelerators require you to set up shop in their space. You want to be sure you and your partners like the vibe and can gain value from the space itself in addition to the program.

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My Discipline Will Beat Your Intellect

I meet 4-5 new entrepreneurs every week as part of my office hours on Go-to-market help for young startups. Most are based in Bangalore, but surprisingly some are from other parts of the world (Chennai, Singapore and Estonia, even, via Skype).

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