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Launching Today: Silicon Valley Venture Fund for Big Data Startups

Launching Today: Silicon Valley Venture Fund for Big Data Startups

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Data Elite wants to fill a need for big data startups that aren't satisfied by generic startup incubators and investment funds. And it has major backers ready to make sure it succeeds.
October 17, 2013 in Venture Capital
Bloomberg Says London, Not Silicon Valley, Is New York City's Top Tech Competitor

Bloomberg Says London, Not Silicon Valley, Is New York City's Top Tech Competitor

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In the battle to reign supreme in the tech sector, the mayor of New York City says London is the city to watch.
October 11, 2013 in Location
6 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

6 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

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Health insurance exchanges go online, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. wants a few good entrepreneurs, CreateTech conference draws an eclectic crowd in Brooklyn, Marc Andreessen sits down with the Pando Monthly. This week's notable news and startup events for entrepreneurs.
September 30, 2013 in News and Trends
As Startup Visa Bill Languishes, Entrepreneurs Leave the U.S.

As Startup Visa Bill Languishes, Entrepreneurs Leave the U.S.

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Innovators drawn to the U.S. for education and research don't have time to wait for legislative action that would help them stay.
September 10, 2013 in Lifestyle
The Secret to Israel's Startup Success

The Secret to Israel's Startup Success

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'Silicon Wadi,' the high-tech startup mecca in Israel offers valuable lessons about what it takes to start and run your own business. Here are three key takeaways.
August 30, 2013 in Startup Basics
6 Reasons Why Mark Hurd Should Be Microsoft's Next CEO

6 Reasons Why Mark Hurd Should Be Microsoft's Next CEO

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Despite his ouster from H-P, Mark Hurd is the one man with all the skills needed to help Microsoft complete its transformation.
August 23, 2013 in Leadership
The 5 Rules for Silicon Valley Success That Can Work Anywhere

The 5 Rules for Silicon Valley Success That Can Work Anywhere

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Silicon Valley is the startup capital of the world for a reason. Here are five key lessons from the place that every entrepreneur can apply to the way they do business, no matter where they are.
July 29, 2013 in Growth Strategies

Gangnam: The Silicon Valley of South Korea

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Forget Gangnam Style. The song's namesake has a lot more going for it in the entrepreneurial sphere.
July 16, 2013 in Grow Your Business
LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman: Success Tips from Silicon Valley

LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman: Success Tips from Silicon Valley

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Consider these three strategies for business success in an ever-evolving economy.
June 21, 2013 in Leadership
Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)

Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)

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Let's face it, Silicon Valley is still the mecca for startups, and every other city is playing catch up.
May 17, 2013 in Startup Financing
Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference

Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference

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At FailCon, entrepreneurs study other's failures and how to prepare for their success.
January 23, 2013 in Growth Strategies
Kathryn Minshew on Why Silicon Valley Needs a Feminine Touch

Kathryn Minshew on Why Silicon Valley Needs a Feminine Touch

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The young founder of The Daily Muse discusses her charmed career in entrepreneurship and offers advice to fellow founders just getting started.
December 19, 2012 in Business Ideas
A New Take on Aging, From Silicon Valley

A New Take on Aging, From Silicon Valley

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A senior home care franchise based in Palo Alto, Calif., and run by young staffers is looking to give its elderly clientele five-star treatment.
December 13, 2012 in Franchises
For the New Generation of Venture Capitalists, Their Advice Is More Valuable Than Their Money

For the New Generation of Venture Capitalists, Their Advice Is More Valuable Than Their Money

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'NewGen VCs' don't come out of finance. It's all about prior entrepreneurial experience.
November 30, 2012 in Venture Capital
How Silicon Valley's Glow Shines Beyond Its Borders

How Silicon Valley's Glow Shines Beyond Its Borders

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To highlight Global Entrepreneurship Week, we took a look at how international entrepreneurs are starting to reel in Silicon-Valley-sized investments.
November 25, 2012 in Grow Your Business
3 Hot Tech Startups Burning Up L.A.'s 'Silicon Beach'

3 Hot Tech Startups Burning Up L.A.'s 'Silicon Beach'

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In startup world, Southern California is giving Silicon Valley a run for its money.
October 23, 2012 in Apps & Software
What Is Vooza and Why Should You Care?

What Is Vooza and Why Should You Care?

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Hilarious videos from possibly faux company Vooza can offer every business owner a lesson in creativity.
August 30, 2012 in Online Marketing
Starting Up Under One Roof: A Look at Residential Incubators

Starting Up Under One Roof: A Look at Residential Incubators

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Rather than move in with mom and dad, young founders are increasingly bunking up -- choosing to inhabit startup houses or hacker hostels. Here's a look at the growing trend.
August 2, 2012 in Lifestyle
Mike Jones on Ditching La La Land for Silicon Beach

Mike Jones on Ditching La La Land for Silicon Beach

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Los Angeles has long been a mecca for creative types. Now it's attracting techies too.
July 24, 2012 in News and Trends
Reality TV Show May Hit Too Close to Home in Silicon Valley

Reality TV Show May Hit Too Close to Home in Silicon Valley

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A new Bravo show that follows startups through their growing pains is riling the high-tech hotbed. A look at what may be behind all the griping.
July 13, 2012 in Lifestyle
The Latest Craze in Incubators: Pay-to-Play Accelerators?

The Latest Craze in Incubators: Pay-to-Play Accelerators?

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Fee-based entrepreneurship accelerators and incubators are increasingly sprouting up. We take a look at some new programs and consider whether they're worth your time.
July 12, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
New York, the City that Never Disconnects?

New York, the City that Never Disconnects?

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New York is claiming ever more tech cred these days. Steven Rosenbaum, the city's first Entrepreneur at Large, discusses the Big Apple and the burgeoning idea of curation.
June 15, 2012 in News and Trends
DVD Pick for Tech Startups: 'Something Ventured'

DVD Pick for Tech Startups: 'Something Ventured'

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Trying to figure out how Silicon Valley really works? This documentary, recently released on DVD, offers plenty of insight into Apple, Intel and the money guys who bet on them.
June 5, 2012 in Venture Capital
Why Facebook Is Killing Silicon Valley (Opinion)

Why Facebook Is Killing Silicon Valley (Opinion)

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With venture-capital investment flocking to social-media startups, who will back nascent startups innovating in such critical industries as material science, sensors, robotics, medical devices and life sciences?
May 21, 2012 in Social Media
Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

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The microblogging-site founder dishes about the evolution of Tumblr and why he loves the Big Apple.
May 17, 2012 in Profiles

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