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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 Ratings2.9

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)58(-3%)
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, 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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Tynker Online and Social Media Presence

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Tynker Blogs

Code a Funny Mad Libs® Story for Mom!

Code a Funny Mad Libs® Story for Mom! This Mother’s Day, create a hilarious gift that Mom is sure to love – a Mad Libs–style story! Start by writing a story about your mother (or another important role model in your life) explaining why you love her. When you’re done, take out certain words to creat…

Happy Mother’s Day! We

To all women out there — whether you’re a mom, a teacher or a special friend and mentor — we’d like to honor you on Mother’s Day.  Play our little tribute, created with code! Click to play. Press M to change the music, and B to change the background. Create a learning moment by inviting a special ch…

Featured Maker: Fatimah Loves Art and Music!

Featured Maker: Fatimah Loves Art and Music! Meet our newest Featured Maker, 4th grader Fatimah from Kitchener, Canada! Her favorite thing to do in Tynker is art. She also loves to sing and made a musical piano in Tynker. Fatimah recently talked with us about her experiences with coding. How did you…

Celebrate Your Mother Using Digital Storytelling

Celebrate Your Mother Using Digital Storytelling Mother’s Day is about so much more than flowers and jewelry. For Mother’s Day, your students can use code to tell animated, interactive stories about what their mothers or other important women in their lives mean to them. Each student can create a cu…

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day! In honor of all the wonderful mothers across the world, Tynker would like to say thank you! Here are some different projects that your child can do to show how much they care—with code! Ask your child to show you how they coded their project or code a Mother’s Day project togethe…

Featured Maker: Raditya Thinks Coding is Really Fun!

Featured Maker: Raditya Thinks Coding is Really Fun! Meet our newest Featured Maker, 6th grader Raditya from Jakarta, Indonesia! He thinks coding is fun and likes that it has math in it. He also likes basketball and swimming! Raditya recently talked with us about his experience coding with Tynker: H…
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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 58 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.