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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, CA, US
Websitetynker.com
Employee Ratings2.5

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)64(+7%)

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, CA, US (HQ)
280 Hope St
Los Altos, CA, US
650b Fremont Ave #330
Mountain View, CA, 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

$7.1 m

Time since last funding

5 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 Online and Social Media Presence

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Tynker Blogs

Change the Game: Minecraft Modding with Tynker!

Change the Game: Minecraft Modding with Tynker! Have you ever played Minecraft and thought, “Hey, I really wish I could change this one thing about the game to make it even better?” Well, with Tynker you can! In a practice known as modding (think “modifying”), you can write your own code and apply i…

Tynker Announces a New Course: Data Science 1

Tynker Announces a New Course: Data Science 1 In this introductory course, you’ll explore science, sports, politics, climate change, and much more while learning to interrogate a data set, just like a data pro, and make your own conclusions. Data is everywhere around us, transforming our world. And …

Tynker’s Incredible Minecraft Coding Adventure Continues!

Tynker’s Incredible Minecraft Coding Adventure Continues!  Looking for some easy summer fun? How about a cool family activity? What if you could enter an amazing, educational Minecraft world?! Tynker is excited to announce the launch of our latest Minecraft coding course, Gears of Time, the exciting…

Featured Maker: Grady Likes to Read, Rollerblade, and Play Baseball!

Featured Maker: Grady Likes to Read, Rollerblade, and Play Baseball! Meet our newest Featured Maker, 6th grader Grady from Ohio! His favorite subject in school is math, and when he grows up he wants to be a baseball player! Grady talked with us about his experience coding with Tynker: How did you ge…

Featured Maker: Isaac Likes to Play Video Games!

Featured Maker: Isaac Likes to Play Video Games! Meet our newest Featured Maker, 6th grader Isaac from Tennessee! His favorite subject in school is math, and when he grows up he wants to be a math teacher! Isaac talked with us about his experience coding with Tynker: How did you get introduced to Ty…

Program Your Own 4th of July Fireworks!

Enjoy safe fireworks without any dust, soot or smoke by designing your own special effects in this fun project using gravity and cloning in Tynker. You can make your fireworks even cooler than the real thing by Adding rockets and launching them Designing different types of fireworks Share with frien…
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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 64 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.