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Tynker is a new computing platform designed specifically to teach children computational learning and programming skills in a fun and imaginative way. Tynker is inspired by Scratch from MIT. It is a completely browser-based implementation written using Open Web standards such as Javascript, HTML5, CSS3 and does not use Flash.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQMountain View, US
Websitetynker.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)40(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Tynker

Krishna Vedati

Krishna Vedati

Co-Founder & CEO
Kelvin Chong

Kelvin Chong

Chief Architect & Co-Founder
Srinivas Mandyam

Srinivas Mandyam

Founder and CTO
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Tynker Office Locations

Tynker has offices in Mountain View and Los Altos
Mountain View, US (HQ)
280 Hope St
Los Altos, US
Los Altos, CA, USA
Mountain View, US
201 San Antonio Cir #104
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Tynker Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012

Tynker total Funding

$10.4 m

Tynker latest funding size

$7.10 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Tynker investors

Tynker's latest funding round in May 2016 was reported to be $7.1 m. In total, Tynker has raised $10.4 m
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Tynker Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Tynker Online and Social Media Presence

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Tynker Blogs

Getting Started with your Tynker Subscription

Getting Started with your Tynker Subscription We’re so excited that you’ve chosen to invest in your child’s future with Tynker. Children benefit in so many ways from learning to code. From building confidence and focus to developing problem-solving and critical thinking skills, coding is key. Plus, …

Summer Code Jam Winner: Fatemah Doctors Her Code

Our 2020 Summer Code Jam has come to an end (although the grand prize winner is still to be announced!). We’re so impressed with the tens of thousands of submissions from throughout the summer and so excited to talk to some of our winners about their awesome projects and experiences with Tynker! Nex…

Tynker’s New STEM Activities

Tynker’s New STEM Activities Tynker has new STEM-related coding activities for home users that we’re excited to share with you. A STEM education is great for kids and teens because it fosters creativity, builds resilience, encourages experimentation, and exposes them to technology, an expanding fiel…

Summer Code Jam Winner: Andrew Uses Strategy in His Code

Our 2020 Summer Code Jam has come to an end (although the grand prize winner is still to be announced!). We’re so impressed with the tens of thousands of submissions from throughout the summer and so excited to talk to some of our winners about their awesome projects and experiences with Tynker! And…

Women in STEM: Prof. Dr. Angela Schoellig

Women in STEM: Prof. Dr. Angela Schoellig If you’re interested in cutting edge innovation in robotics, drones, and self-driving vehicles, then you should definitely check out Prof. Dr. Angela Schoellig. She’s in charge of the Dynamic Systems Lab at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace S…

Tynker Summer Code Jam Winner: Michael the Coding Pro

Our 2020 Summer Code Jam has come to an end (although the grand prize winner is still to be announced!). We’re so impressed with the tens of thousands of submissions from throughout the summer and so excited to talk to some of our winners about their awesome projects and experiences with Tynker! Nex…
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Tynker Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Tynker founded?

    Tynker was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Tynker key executives?

    Tynker's key executives are Krishna Vedati, Kelvin Chong and Srinivas Mandyam.

  • How many employees does Tynker have?

    Tynker has 40 employees.

  • Who are Tynker competitors?

    Competitors of Tynker include Osmo, Global Imagination and RosieReality.

  • Where is Tynker headquarters?

    Tynker headquarters is located at 280 Hope St, Mountain View.

  • Where are Tynker offices?

    Tynker has offices in Mountain View and Los Altos.

  • How many offices does Tynker have?

    Tynker has 3 offices.