Top Stories from the YC World — December 5th to 11th, 2015


YC News

Announcing new Open Office Hours

Introducing Open AI, the first initiative from YC Research

YC partners Qasar Younis and Kevin Hale’s AMA on Tech in Asia


Launches

Function of Beauty (W16) Creates Personalized and Precise Haircare Formulas

Alumni news

Gigster (S15) raises $10 million for its software development platform

Paribus (S15) featured on Good Morning America for its online shopping savings app

Greentoe (S14) brings its “name your own price” shopping app to Android

Panorama Education (S13) featured in NPR

How Lugg (S15) got its on-demand moving app off the ground

Noora Health (W14) helps ease strain on doctors in developing countries

Level (W15) launches Level Vinyl for finding and custom framing records