News and Articles About Cities
Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out.
Our annual Best Cities feature explores the hot spots for specific business categories.
A new report highlights specifics and outlines strategies for local governments to follow to improve their strategies targeted towards small businesses.
Urban locations present unique challenges: higher taxes, complicated real estate, lifestyle differences. But it's true what they say about big-city success: If you can make it there, you can make it anywhere.
The social media giant has partnered with the city of Menlo Park, Calif., to have a police officer patrol the area surrounding Facebook's headquarters.
Google's high-speed network, known as Fiber, delivers the internet at speeds of up to one gigabyte per second, 100 times faster than average broadband
As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs.
From the small screen to a big economic boost -- small businesses in these towns cashed in from the success of TV shows.
We looked at the data and talked to the experts to find the best cities for small business. Here are five emerging entrepreneurial hubs.
Of the largest cities in America, these 10 give you the best chances of starring in your own rags-to-riches tale.
With the dubious honor of filing for the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, cuts to various economic development programs may not be far off. Startups are unmoved, however.
An anti-business mindset is the real reason the Motor City finds itself in bankruptcy court. A federal bailout would be further evidence of its bad bets.
California and New York aren't the last word in tech. Read our take on how Cincinnati is becoming a home for startups.
How to revive your business, find the best employees and fight the effects of stress.
The location of your startup's office might be a factor in attracting top talent.
Looking to set up shop? Find out where office rent prices are rising the fastest, and where they're falling.
These cities offer the most promise for job seekers who prefer mom-and-pop shops, according to a new ranking.
A new report ranks the cities in the U.S. where employers are hiring the most.
In the last of a four-part series on Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project, we look at the city in the process of reinvention.
How the Vegas Tech Fund plans to help transform the tech scene in Sin City, in part two of our series on Tony Hsieh's $350 million Downtown Project.
In the first of a four-part series, a look at how the serial entrepreneur is betting on startups to revitalize Las Vegas with his $350 million Downtown Project.
A new report ranks the top cities for startups based on lending, business friendliness, hiring pool and local economy.
We recap our special report on the entrepreneurial scene in the U.S, from New York and Houston to Boise and Baton Rouge, five years since the financial crisis.
Far from the maddening crowds, and five years since the financial crisis, we look at the entrepreneurship scene in Burlington, Vt.; Chico, Calif.; Lehi, Utah; Iowa City, Iowa; and Lansing, Mich.
Florida's "happiest place on earth" may be best known for mouse ears, but you'll find startups working on everything from healthy school lunches to hybrid geothermal systems.