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How to Network in the Nation's Tech Capitol
Networking

How to Network in the Nation's Tech Capitol

Networking -- wherever you are, but especially in Silicon Valley -- is about quality over quantity of connections. These five tips will help you do it right.
Christian Sanz
Local Startup Communities Are Helping Build the National Tech Landscape
Startups

Local Startup Communities Are Helping Build the National Tech Landscape

Some of the most exciting innovations in transportation and virtual reality are happening in tech communities far from Silicon Valley.
Andre Bourque
My Entrepreneurial Dream Came True and Yours Can Too
Success

My Entrepreneurial Dream Came True and Yours Can Too

An inspirational story to inspire you to take action and make your own entrepreneurial dream come true.
Tim Denning
Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley

Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley

Technology and its impact on the global economy is much bigger than any president.
Here's How Investors Can Help Put the 'United' Back Into 'United States'
Angel Investing

Here's How Investors Can Help Put the 'United' Back Into 'United States'

VC funding is abundant in Silicon Valley and a few tech hotspots, while throughout the nation entrepreneurial energy withers for lack of capital.
Leslie Jump
Donald Trump Won the Election and Now America Needs to Navigate the Transition
Opinion

Donald Trump Won the Election and Now America Needs to Navigate the Transition

In tumultuous times the most important consideration is what values absolutely must remain the same, such as the sanctity of our democracy.
Steve Tobak
5 Lessons From 7 Months in Startup Hell
Startups

5 Lessons From 7 Months in Startup Hell

Not every startup is founded on self-serving generalizations and unsubstantiated hype but lots are.
Steve Tobak
Succeeding Outside of Silicon Valley: How the Rest Will Rise
Make More Happen

Succeeding Outside of Silicon Valley: How the Rest Will Rise

According to Steve Case, cities and communities need to focus on the three I's.
Ross Baird
6 Regions Where Tech Jobs Boom the Housing Is Scary Expensive
Housing Prices

6 Regions Where Tech Jobs Boom the Housing Is Scary Expensive

Tech companies bidding for coveted talent are indirectly driving housing costs higher than most people can easily afford.
John Boitnott
Steve Case: Confidence Is Silicon Valley's Most Powerful Advantage
Confidence

Steve Case: Confidence Is Silicon Valley's Most Powerful Advantage

Faith in your abilities is the real fuel for any business.
Linda Lacina
7 Creative, Marvelous and Downright Weird Ways People Paid Tribute to Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs

7 Creative, Marvelous and Downright Weird Ways People Paid Tribute to Steve Jobs

From 'Cheese Jobs' to 'Hello Stevie,' Apple fanboys and girls have immortalized Cupertino, Calif.'s 'Billion Dollar Hippie' in some curious and quirky ways.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Startup Employs Robots That Bake Pizza En Route for Delivery
Pizza

This Startup Employs Robots That Bake Pizza En Route for Delivery

Its co-founder may have this skeptical New Yorker convinced.
Stephen J. Bronner
Gawker Parody Site Emerges to Skewer Startup Clichés
Humor

Gawker Parody Site Emerges to Skewer Startup Clichés

'There is one thing that stands between the people who live in Silicon Valley and the future, and that is: the people who live outside of Silicon Valley,' writes 'Peter Theil.'
Nina Zipkin
A Startup Burned Through $700,000 in 10 Months Then Lied About Back Pay, Former Employees Say
Leadership

A Startup Burned Through $700,000 in 10 Months Then Lied About Back Pay, Former Employees Say

A marketing professional with a one-month career at a Silicon Valley startup shared a detailed account of one of the ugliest startup stories we've ever heard.
Julie Bort
Widely known as the technology hub of the United States, Silicon Valley is located in northern California, in close proximity to San Francisco. Named after the silicon used in computer chips, the region is headquarters to thousands of tech companies, startups and manufacturers such as Adobe, Facebook and Google.