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3 Alternative Tech Startup Cities With Less Traffic, More Housing (Infographic)
Technology Startups

3 Alternative Tech Startup Cities With Less Traffic, More Housing (Infographic)

Three Western locales previously considered vacation destinations are now alternatives to Silicon Valley life at a much more affordable price.
John Solari
10 Thoughts on Tech, Trends and Innovation at CES 2014
Technology

10 Thoughts on Tech, Trends and Innovation at CES 2014

From being surrounded by 'Glassholes' to playing pinball and 'self-healing' phones, here is a recap of what the show had to offer.
Jason Fell
The Big Idea Behind the Tony Hsieh-Backed 'Life is Beautiful' Festival
Growth Strategies

The Big Idea Behind the Tony Hsieh-Backed 'Life is Beautiful' Festival

In an on-going effort to rehabilitate Sin City, the Zappos CEO is throwing his support behind yet another Vegas-based startup event.
Matt Villano
Downtown Las Vegas Reimagined as a Startup (Photos)
Entrepreneurs

Downtown Las Vegas Reimagined as a Startup (Photos)

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.
Teri Evans
Downtown Diary: Inside Zappos and the $350 Million Urban Experiment in Las Vegas
Entrepreneurs

Downtown Diary: Inside Zappos and the $350 Million Urban Experiment in Las Vegas

In the third of a four-part series, we take you behind the scenes for a first-hand look at Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project, which is counting on entrepreneurs to help revitalize Sin City.
Teri Evans
A $50 Million Bet on Las Vegas Tech Startups
Technology

A $50 Million Bet on Las Vegas Tech Startups

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.
Teri Evans
What Happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas, Unless You're Tony Hsieh
Growth Strategies

What Happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas, Unless You're Tony Hsieh

At SXSW, Zappos founder and CEO Tony Hsieh stops by the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss the revitalization project of Downtown Las Vegas, the new SXSW V2V program and more.
Shira Lazar
Why Tony Hsieh Wants to Rehabilitate Sin City
Starting a Business

Why Tony Hsieh Wants to Rehabilitate Sin City

The Zappos.com founder is hoping his bet on Las Vegas will be a win, win for his company and the community.
Shira Lazar
The Best Bar to . . . Celebrate a Big Win: The Chandelier
Entrepreneurs

The Best Bar to . . . Celebrate a Big Win: The Chandelier

This Las Vegas venue is one of the more glitzy places in Tinsel Town to toast a business victory.
Matt Villano