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uMake Beta Launches To Positive Reviews
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uMake Beta Launches To Positive Reviews

UpWest Labs portfolio company UMake (Batch #7) recently released the private beta version of their 3D design application. Since they launched, UMake has received amazing reviews from leading publications and individuals within the 3D design community. For example, read this great product review published in CarBodyDesign (check out the demo videos), and see the screenshots published in SolidSmack. Nyko de […]

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CodersClan and VeedMe Join Forces to Take #1 Spot on Product Hunt
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CodersClan and VeedMe Join Forces to Take #1 Spot on Product Hunt

It’s been a wild few weeks for our friends at CodersClan (Batch #6) and VeedMe (Batch #4), who recently launched a joint-side project called Coverr on Product Hunt. In VeedMe CEO Yoav Hornung’s own words: “Hi everyone, Yoav here, one of the “founders” of Coverr. why the dashes? Coverr was built as a joint initiative between […]

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5 Tips On How To Get Into UpWest Labs
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5 Tips On How To Get Into UpWest Labs

For us, our primary goal was to establish momentum by speaking to high-profile customers (attracting further customers), and in turn, draw investors (drawing further investors). We believed that a move to Silicon Valley via UpWest Labs would help us reach these goals and increase our chances of building a big company. — Danni Friedland, CEO […]

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Apester Raises $5M Series A
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Apester Raises $5M Series A

  Congratulations to Moti and the rest of the Apester team (Batch #4) on raising a $5M Series A round led by Mangrove Capital Partners. They are achieving amazing momentum by working with over 400 publishers to date, and will use the new funding to fuel their expansion to the US. To read more, see TechCrunch.  

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Drippler Raises $5M Series A
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Drippler Raises $5M Series A

Congratulations to Matan, Dotan, Ronen and the rest of the Drippler team (Batch #3) on raising a $5M Series A round! The team plans to use the fresh new resources to invest further in developing its technology and data offerings, as well as expanding the team in both Tel Aviv and San Francisco. To read more, see TechCrunch.

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Batch 10 Applications Now Open — Apply Now!
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Batch 10 Applications Now Open — Apply Now!

Can you believe it’s already batch 10? Neither can we! Our last batch of entrepreneurs was one of our strongest yet, and we’re eager to invite companies to apply to join the next batch at UpWest Labs, which begins on August 31st, 2015. We are now accepting applications, with the final application deadline set for […]

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By The Numbers: Learn More About UpWest Labs
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By The Numbers: Learn More About UpWest Labs

It’s summertime — that means we’re in Tel Aviv, hard at work recruiting for our 10th batch to participate at UpWest Labs in Silicon Valley.  In order to celebrate the milestone of our tenth batch, we thought it’d be fun and informative to create an infographic that highlights our successes, profiles what we look for, […]

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The Greatest Skill Every Successful Founder-CEO Must Learn: Letting Go
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The Greatest Skill Every Successful Founder-CEO Must Learn: Letting Go

This post was originally featured on Entrepreneur on June 3rd, 2015. Entrepreneurship is a deeply personal endeavor, especially for founder-CEOs who must believe in their companies above anything else. Indeed, a startup is not terribly different from parenting, in that thousands of hours are spent nurturing children and and helping them to grow. In both the result is a strong […]

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Coders Clan Raises $820k Seed Round
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Coders Clan Raises $820k Seed Round

  We’re excited to share that CodersClan (batch 6) has raised an $820K seed round, led by CrunchFund, Entree Capital, Kima Ventures and others. The team is building a community-driven marketplace for getting code tasks done. The company plans to use this capital to fuel growth and expand its product offerings. Read the full story […]

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UpWest Labs Unveils Graduating Startups From Batch 9
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UpWest Labs Unveils Graduating Startups From Batch 9

After many months of preparation, we are excited to unveil the graduating companies of Batch 9: Jaco, Backand, Imubit, BuildUp, and LiveMed. These teams are working relentlessly to solve tough issues disrupting industries in healthcare, construction, analytics, IoT, Security and Infrastructure. This is only the beginning, and we are looking forward to working with them […]

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