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How Angel Investing Is Different Outside of Silicon Valley
Angel Investors

How Angel Investing Is Different Outside of Silicon Valley

While much of angel investing is the same everywhere, angels outside of Silicon Valley need to do a few things differently to be successful.
Scott Shane
What Inspired Beacon to Build an Affluent Social Network in the Sky
Young Millionaires

What Inspired Beacon to Build an Affluent Social Network in the Sky

A daily and direct pan-national flight from San Francisco to India's Silicon Valley inspired this startup's unique service.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Why Facebook Is Offering Employees $10,000 to Live Near HQ
Facebook

Why Facebook Is Offering Employees $10,000 to Live Near HQ

The company's offer is a statement about congestion in Silicon Valley and the shortcomings of remote workers.
John Boitnott
For Tech Companies in the Bay Area, Gender Diversity Still Lags
Gender Gap

For Tech Companies in the Bay Area, Gender Diversity Still Lags

A new study revealed the most diverse players in the tech sector as major companies make public efforts to hire more women and minorities.
5 Steps to Nail an Event in Silicon Valley Without Big Brand Backing
Networking Events

5 Steps to Nail an Event in Silicon Valley Without Big Brand Backing

Considering your first ever tech event in the Valley? Here is what a newbie entrepreneur can do to successfully pull it off.
Ksenia Chabanenko
Sexual Assault Case Against Venture Capitalist Joseph Lonsdale Dropped
Legal

Sexual Assault Case Against Venture Capitalist Joseph Lonsdale Dropped

In response, Lonsdale has dropped his counter suit and each party will pay for their own court expenses.
Why Venture Capital Deals Stay in Silicon Valley
Venture Capital

Why Venture Capital Deals Stay in Silicon Valley

The growing concentration of venture capital investments in Silicon Valley creates a problem for policymakers in other regions.
Scott Shane
How My Not-So-Hot Rod Taught Me the Difference Between Endearing and Enduring
Ready To Launch

How My Not-So-Hot Rod Taught Me the Difference Between Endearing and Enduring

Money hunting with venture capitalists is like dumping cash into a sports car -- a success only for the short term.
Raymond Zinn
How to Launch a Thriving Startup Without the Silicon Valley Hassle
Silicon Valley

How to Launch a Thriving Startup Without the Silicon Valley Hassle

If you're feeling the intoxicating lure of Silicon Valley, sober up. Lots of places have people just as smart and overhead costs far more managable.
Firas Kittaneh
Apple's Tesla Challenger Could Roll Into the Market By 2019
Business Accelerated

Apple's Tesla Challenger Could Roll Into the Market By 2019

Full speed ahead. The Cupertino, Calif., colossus is revving up its electric car ambitions.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Watch Apple's Big iPhone 6S Event Today
Business Accelerated

How to Watch Apple's Big iPhone 6S Event Today

All eyes are on Apple. Here's how yours can be, too, including exactly when to tune in and what to expect. Maybe.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Growing Cyber-Security Epicenters Around the World
Business Accelerated

5 Growing Cyber-Security Epicenters Around the World

Cyber-security companies are hiring by the droves, with some creating hundreds or thousands of jobs every year alone.
Zach Cutler
It's Official: Apple to Unveil New iPhone September 9
Business Accelerated

It's Official: Apple to Unveil New iPhone September 9

Siri's a real charmer when she drops hints.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Succeed as a Foreign Founder in Silicon Valley
Immigrants

How to Succeed as a Foreign Founder in Silicon Valley

To make it in the Valley, you need to focus on building a diverse team while maintaining roots in your country.
Sergio Monsalve and Ran Reske