Y Combinator’s winter class will be its largest yet, The Information has learned. The popular accelerator program, which relocated its demo day event from Silicon Valley to San Francisco last year, is expected to graduate roughly 240 startups at its biannual demo day in March. Companies currently completing the program include ‘cleantech’ startup Genecis Bioindustries and dental services...
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I remember my jaw dropping last year when The Information’s Juro Osawa reported that Sequoia China was in talks to raise more than $8 billion in new funding from U.S. investors and others.I was baffled. I just couldn’t imagine that Sequoia, which had picked a slew of winners in the U.S. and China ranging from Google to Meituan, was going to continue to draw such inflows from the U.S. to its...
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