Hendri Wigunah

Hendri Wigunah

Startup Founder & Millenial Entrepreneur

Tinder founder funds sex tips app Lover – TechCrunch

Want to spice up the bedroom without paying for pills or awkward visits to a sex therapist? A new app called Lover lets you take a sexual personality quiz, explore carnal knowledge tutorials and discretely figure out which turn-ons you share with your partner. Built by board-certified sexual medicine clinical psychologist Dr. Britney Blair, Lover… Continue reading

Anyone can now create maps and stories on Google Earth – TechCrunch

Google Earth is making a significant change to its product, with the addition of content creation tools that allow anyone to create maps and stories for its platform. The feature is an expansion of the Voyager program, launched in 2017, which then introduced guided tours from top storytellers, scientists, and nonprofits, like BBC Earth, Jane… Continue reading

More layoffs at pivoting London ed tech startup pi-top – TechCrunch

London ed tech startup pi-top has gone through another round of layoffs, TechCrunch has learned. Pi-top confirmed that eight jobs have been cut in the London office, saying the job losses resulted from “restructuring our business to focus on the U.S. education market.” In August we broke the news that the STEM hardware-focused company had… Continue reading

Udacity will offer 100,000 free programming classes as part of the ‘Pledge to America’s Workers’ – TechCrunch

Udacity, the online education company founded by Sebastian Thrun, is launching a new scholarship initiative as part of the Pledge to America’s Workers job training initiative undertaken by the administration of President Donald Trump.  Under the leadership of newly minted chief executive Gabe Dalporto, Udacity is committing to giving away free introductory technology training classes… Continue reading

The new marketplaces connecting school and work – TechCrunch

More posts by this contributor Last-mile training and the future of work in an expanding gig economy Existential education error: Failing to train students on software Evidence continues to roll in that American workers are out of position for the high-value jobs of today and tomorrow. Start with the fact that there are 7.3 million… Continue reading

Udacity names former LendingTree executive to CEO post – TechCrunch

Online education startup Udacity has hired former LendingTree executive Gabriel Dalporto as its new CEO, an appointment that follows months of layoffs and a restructuring directed by the company’s co-founder and executive chairman Sebastian Thrun. Dalporto comes to Udacity after seven years at LendingTree, where he served in numerous positions, including chief marketing officer and… Continue reading