First of all, Before we talk about Decacorn we need to know what Unicorn is
Based on cambrigde dictionary, unicorn is an imaginary crature like horse with a single horn growing from the front of its head. It also mean a start-up or a new bussiness whose value is considered to be over $1 Billion.
But in this video we will not talk about mythical creature.
The term unicorn was used by the founder of cowboy ventures, alieen lee, on her article on TechCrunch. she used unicorn referred to the 39 startups that had a valuation of more than $1 billion.
By the years the number of unicorn startup has increased. Moreover some of startups have value more than $10 billion.
So now, there are more clasification to define startups
- decacorn reffered a start-up (= new business) whose value is considered to be over $10 billion
- hectocorn used to show a start-up (= new business) that have value more than $100 billion
on this video i want to show you top 10 startups that had rearch Decacorn
Pinterest is a place to discover ideas for projects and interests. Users can discover and save creative ideas for cooking, travel, home improvement and more. Pinterest has valuation of about $12.3 billion
- Epic Games
Epic Games is an American video game development company best known for its successful Gears of War series of games as well as its Unreal Engine technology.
Some its famous games are fortnite, world war z and super metboy.
This Company has reached valuation of $15 billion.
- JUUL Labs
JUUL Labs is US Company that has mission to eliminate flammable cigarettes. The company was founded to provide the smokers worldwide a true alternative to cigarettes that enables them to permanently switch . JUUL Labs has a valuation of $15 billion
Stripe is an online-payment system company that gives online merchants the ability to accept credit card payments. The company lets users build custom forms and makes sure sensitive data is secure. Stripe also launches several analytical tools like sigma, atlas, radar and successfully reach valuation of $20 billion.
SpaceX is a company that comes from US whose value of $21 billion.
SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft.
Airbnb is a community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations around the world just by clicking smartphone. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb connects people to travel experiences, at any price point. The company has value about $29.3 billion
Wework is US Company that offers workplace spaces, providing a collaborative and creative environment for businesses and individuals. The company is affiliated with a co-working incubator for startups, WeWork Labs.
Now wework had reach 33 country and have valuation of about $47 billion.
- Didi Chuxing
Didi Chuxing is company that offers services in over 300 cities in China. Didi aims to develop a comprehensive transportation platform that covers a wide range of services including taxi, Didi Black, last-mile logistics, mobile-based retail, and intelligent public transportation systems.
Didi also develop their services to worldwide, named Didi-rider and has valuation of $56 billion .
Uber is a mobile application that allows Users to get a car service from their smart phones. Users can request a car by telling the company a location, via texting an address or using iPhone or Android apps to set a pickup location on a map. Uber will send the nearest driver for pick up, and text message an estimated arrival time.
Now Uber develop more additional services, like uber eats, uber bike, and uber freight. The company grows and has valuation of $72 billion.
- Toutiao (Bytedance)
Bytedance, also known as Headlines Today or Toutiao, is a news reading app that utilizes unique data mining and recommendation technologies. Headlines Today analyzes data from users’ social networking accounts and individual reading habits to offer customized, relevant information and suggestions that meet specific needs and preferences. This China Company has valuation of $75 billion.