10 New York City startups we're crazy about

You’ve seen our top New York City technology influencers, but we also want to spotlight the top 10 most interesting startups the city has to offer.


Codecademy gets Ruby

Codecademy, Startuplandia’s favorite online coding teacher, has just added Ruby to its library of courses.


Spam and eggs! Codecademy goes full-on Python

Codecademy has announced a new lineup of courses to its learn-to-code-online curriculum. This time, the site is letting learners dive into Python — a feat that took a ground-up rebuild of Codecademy’s tech on the server side.

Funding daily: Print out a wacky design in 3-D

Check out today’s funding news; there’s a lot of it. A high-brow Airbnb clone snagged $12 million, and 3-D printing received a $6.2 million boost. Take a look at the other companies that VCs are throwing money at today:

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Codecademy raises $2.5M to make you a coding master

There’s something about Codecademy that made investors plunk down $2.5 million dollars today to help the Y Combinator startup teach more people to code online. Codecademy uses game mechanics to make JavaScript instruction fun and engaging for people who use its simple, clean online interface.