Hendri Wigunah

Hendri Wigunah

Startup Founder & Millenial Entrepreneur

Uber’s headline-grabbing week and sextech at SXSW – TechCrunch

I spent the week at SXSW, Austin’s really, really huge technology, music, comedy and film festival. It’s my first year making the trek down here for the event, which I did to interview sextech entrepreneur Lora DiCarlo founder Lora Haddock, whose robotics innovation reward was infamously revoked at this year’s CES. “I brush my teeth… Continue reading

Meet the 19 startups in AngelPad’s 12th batch – TechCrunch

AngelPad just wrapped the 12th run of its three months long New York City startup accelerator. For the second time, the program didn’t culminate in a demo day; rather, the 19 participating startups were given pre-arranged one-on-one meetings with venture capital investors late last week. AngelPad co-founders Thomas Korte and Carine Magescas did away with… Continue reading

Two Austin-based VC firms are each raising $100M funds – TechCrunch

Mary Ann Azevedo Contributor Mary Ann Azevedo covers startups and tech at Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor Investor momentum builds for construction tech Austin in January: Cash rich and maturing Texas startups will soon have two new sources for capital. Crunchbase News has learned that two Austin-based venture capital firms, ATX Seed Ventures and Quake Capital,… Continue reading

2019 US VC funds take a more boutique approach – TechCrunch

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor VCs aren’t falling in love with dating startups Startup names may have passed peak weirdness Over the past year, we’ve written a lot about the rise of supergiant venture capital funds. Ever since the rollout of the $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund, established VCs have been outdoing each other… Continue reading