News and Articles About Silicon Valley
After weeks of speculation, SEC documents confirm that San Francisco-based Dropbox has raised another monster-sized round of cash.
The creator of classics like Beavis and Butthead, King of the Hill, and Office Space tackles startup culture in an HBO comedy
With a $10 million venture capital infusion and a revamped business model, the lesser-known ridesharing app revs up to roll over the competition.
The social media juggernaut acquires the web-based messaging service in a stock and cash deal.
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Confidence among West Coast startup investors has reached a level not seen since 2007. For some VCs, though, the level of excitement is something to be cautious about.
Dow Jones VentureSource released its U.S. venture capital report today showing where VCs were investing, both by industry and geographically in 2013.
The Wi-Fi-equipped commuter shuttle buses offered up by tech giants such as Google, Yahoo, Apple and Facebook are now going to be taxed based on the number of stops they make in city bus zones.
Q&A with Corey Ford, the managing partner of an accelerator that urges startups to rethink journalism.
Bitcoin is everywhere these days, and so is the confusion. Here are three myths about the virtual currency you need to stop believing now.
Plug and Play Tech Center is launching an accelerator program exclusively for Bitcoin startups, and it's making other investments in the Bitcoin space as well.
The young Yahoo CEO has purchased the property that houses Palo Alto's oldest funeral parlor, according to reports.
Despite five consecutive quarterly increases, Silicon Valley confidence still lags behind that seen in 2004, 2005 and 2006.
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.
In the battle to reign supreme in the tech sector, the mayor of New York City says London is the city to watch.
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.
Innovators drawn to the U.S. for education and research don't have time to wait for legislative action that would help them stay.
'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.
Despite his ouster from H-P, Mark Hurd is the one man with all the skills needed to help Microsoft complete its transformation.
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.
Forget Gangnam Style. The song's namesake has a lot more going for it in the entrepreneurial sphere.
Consider these three strategies for business success in an ever-evolving economy.
Let's face it, Silicon Valley is still the mecca for startups, and every other city is playing catch up.
At FailCon, entrepreneurs study other's failures and how to prepare for their success.
The young founder of The Daily Muse discusses her charmed career in entrepreneurship and offers advice to fellow founders just getting started.