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How to get into Y Combinator

Y Combinator is one of the most prestigious accelerators in Silicon Valley.  Some of the companies to come out of YC include Airbnb, Dropbox, Stripe, Twitch, Instacart,  DoorDash and Reddit.

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Top 10 lessons learned from startup

Recently, the HIVE team caught up with Ashot Tonoyan, founder of Inapptics, an analytics platform that helps developers visualize what users do in apps.Here are the key learnings the team gained:

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How I Raised $1M on Indiegogo

65% of all crowdfunders fail to achieve their goals and only 0.2% manage to raise more than $1 million. Volterman Smart Wallet, based in Yerevan, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo and was able to raise $1M+ in 45 days.

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HIVE Invests in Inapptics

HIVE is proud to announce our recent investment in Inapptics. Inapptics was founded by Ashot Tonoyan, a serial entrepreneur who in a prior life founded SocialObjects Software that was building high profile apps and grew it to millions in revenue.