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The New York Times Launches TimeSpace, Its Own Startup Incubator/Accelerator

VC Cafe

The New York Times is launching a new startup accelerator, TimeSpace, a 4 month program taking in early stage media startups into the NYT Headquarters.

New York City Tech Industry Strong, Growing Fast

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

As if the thriving New York City tech ecosystem needed any more heady boosterism. That study found tech jobs made up 8.1

Berlin to Lithuania to New York: The Travels Of An Accidental Entrepreneur

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The Most Obvious Mobile Ad Unit and What the New York Times Got Wrong

Both Sides of the Table

The New York Times recently ran an article titled, “ Tech Companies Leave Phone Calls Behind.” You need to be able to screen out the 52% of calls that are information requests with technology. ” I love the NY Times and am a paying subscriber. But this article missed the real trend. But only from customers. 2.

Two Days of Entrepreneurial Community Building In Upstate New York

Feld Thoughts

On Wednesday and Thursday I spent two awesome days with my long time friend Martin Babinec (the founder of Trinet), his partner at Upstate Venture Connect – Nasir Ali – and about 1000 members of the Upstate New York entrepreneurial community. came away optimistic about the potential for the Upstate New York region.

Funding Computer Science Education In NY

Feld Thoughts

Two weeks ago Wellesley unveiled their new Human-Computer Interaction Lab which we underwrote. I’m chair of the National Center for Women & Information Technology. Philanthropy computer science new york non-profit Computer Science Education : This is one of the areas Amy and I support significantly.

Social Trends Podcast: Building Quality Human Engagement For Your Brand


Emily :   I think the Humans of New York is a fantastic example of how to use digital media to tell a story. Production :

Making Technology Work For Those Who Aren’t Working

Feld Thoughts

Many of the advisory board member attendees looked like hammered dog s**t as they were part of the New York financial services and real estate world. “How do you make technology work for those who are not working? Especially for those who are not working because of technology.” “Is this time different?”

Taxi-Hailing Battle Heats Up in New York City

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Hailo announced it raised a new $30 million round of funding led by Union Square Ventures. Here's what that means. You know, like Foursquare

Whatever Happened to the Laptop Computer? New York Times – 30 Years Ago

Business of Software Blog

So much to enjoy in this article from the New York Times almost 30 years ago on the demise of the laptop computer. It just is not so.”

New York Stock Exchange Will Hold Trial Run for Snap IPO

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The NYSE is hoping to avoid technological snafus similar to Facebook's IPO in 2012

New York State of Mind

David Lee

One of my favorite new restaurants. Not everything is about technology and startups. Some lingering thoughts from our trip to NYC last week: I love Locanda Verde. Partly owned by Robert DeNiro, my favorite actor. Even better. Some of SV Angel’s biggest “winners” will come from NYC. learned what DUMBO means. Trust me.

Telco R&D Centers in Israel Scorecard

VC Cafe

Next month, one of the leading European operators is expected to announce a dedicated, Israel-focused venture capital fund. While there is no one-size-fits-all approach to innovation clusters, some telcos are getting a better ROI from Israel than others. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Techweek Announces Its Top 100 New York City Leaders

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The annual technology conference returns to the Big Apple in mid-October

Lose Weight and Get Strong Without Leaving Your House

David Teten

We haven’t made many commitments yet in planning the new apartment. balance cushion to stand on with your standing desk. pull-up bars.

A New Campus for Budding Engineers and Entrepreneurs in New York

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Cornell Tech will build the sprawling campus on the East River''s Roosevelt Island. acres of public space dubbed the "Tech Walk."

Simply Awesome Leadership in Computer Science Education

Feld Thoughts

In it Fred announced a new initiative in New York City called The Academy For Software Engineering. If successful, it will have a profound impact on computer science education in the New York public high school system. I woke up this morning to a post from Fred Wilson titled  The Academy For Software Engineering.

Top 25 Technology Blogs In 2016 You Need To Follow

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

It’s the time when technological science is growing. in Instructional Systems Technology. Cosmetics… EyesLipsFace. profitable franchise. He

Technology Trend Tracking – Fast Path to Innovation Glory

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Innovators need to keep an eagle eye on new technology trends. These new developments offer a constant stream of opportunities (if you think and take action on them), but it’s a bit like that famous clip [.]. Things are developing so quickly now and in so many areas that keeping tabs on what’s happening is daunting.

Upstate New York Do More Faster Book Tour

Feld Thoughts

Last summer, my long time friend Martin Babinec and his colleague Nasir Ali asked me if I’d come spend a few days in Upstate New York talking about TechStars and entrepreneurial communities. 2/3/11: 3:00p – 4:30p: Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester. Uncategorized do more faster entrepreneurial communities

Washington's Appeal to New York Start-ups

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Todd Park, the chief technology officer of the U.S., At Tuesday evening's New York Tech Meetup, U.S. The U.S. He became U.S.

Free Advice for: The New York Times iPad App

crowdSPRING Blog

Books, magazines, blogs, and The New York Times. Related posts: Small business tips: mobile technology, the iPad, and your business.

The “Good” Student « Steve Blank

Steve Blank

There’s a big difference between being an employee at a great technology company and having the guts to start one. love Google. love it.

Media, Education and Context in 2020

VC Cafe

you could order a new pint and schedule same day delivery with the click of a button, on the fridge. In the words of Theodore Hook.

Facebook's New York State of Mind

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Ten years into Facebook''s existence, the company also is marking its two-year anniversary in New York City.

A discussion about creating startup hubs

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Andrew Ross Sorkin and I talked about creating startup hubs yesterday at the New York Times’ Cities For Tomorrow conference.

How to Get World Class Experts to Support Your Company

David Teten

That could be a VC trying to diligence a space they don’t know well or a Fortune 500 company trying to expand into a new market. Who are they?

What are the top VC firms and angel groups in Seattle/Portland/Vancouver (or Pacific Northwest area)?


The Pacific Northwest has some of the best and most active angel groups in the country (and I say that coming from New York!) WINGS – The Medical Technology Angel Group – Seattle, WA ( [link] com/ ). Invested Interests angel groups new york pacific northwest VC firms com/ ). com/bus… ).

New York's Attorney General Puts Patent Trolls on Notice

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman lays the groundwork to rein in patent troll abuse and fraud in New York. Patent trolls cost U.S.

Introduction to the New York Fintech Community

David Teten

FinTech New York Accelerator. MetaProp (real estate technology). Rise New York (good mailing list) – includes the Barclays Accelerator , in partnership with Techstars , and a coworking space for fintech startups. Startupbootcamp Fintech New York. The Future of Money & Technology Summit.

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Launch of Harvard Business School Angels of New York

David Teten

We are co-sponsoring two upcoming events with the HBSCNY: Tuesday, 03/22/11 at 5:00pm : HBS Alumni New Venture Contest: Regional Finals.

Square Snaps Up New York Design Firm

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Along with a team of designers, the deal also offers the west coast-based mobile payment start-up a New York headquarters.

Entrepreneurship in New York: The Mismatch between Venture Capital and Academic R&D


I received this report yesterday:  Entrepreneurship in New York ebook.  It is worth reviewing if you are interested in entrepreneurship and VC in upstate NY. Hello Friends and Colleagues, We are pleased to pass along to you our recent paper “Entrepreneurship in New York: The Mismatch between Venture Capital and Academic R&D”. 

Venture Capital Access Program launches to aid women and diverse entrepreneurs

David Teten

Pioneering Program Launched by Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of New York and the National Association of Investment Companies.

How the New York City innovation community can still lose (and what you can do about it)

This is going to be BIG.

remember hearing that a New York City venture fund was raising money in 2004 and almost skipping the meeting, because New York wasn’t a viable place to deploy that much capital—it was a small blip in the past. From an infrastructure perspective, we’re a lot better off than we were before.

Circle Media Merges with New York-based S3i Digital


Circle Media, based in Austin, announced that it has merged with S3i Digital, based in New York. Austin

NYC’s FinTech Innovation Lab

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Applications are open for New York’s seventh annual FinTech Innovation Lab , a 12-week program that I have blogged about a bunch here on AVC. This proram is for early and growth stage companies that have developed cutting edge technology products targeted at financial services customers. NYC VC & Technology

What's the Future of Small Business in New York City?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

New York City is home to more than 200,000 small businesses. What do the next four years hold? In fact, a run-off is highly likely.

New York City Tech Podcast: Eli Bronner, Growth at AngelList

View from Seed

New tech ecosystems often benefit from entrepreneurs who will dive in blind and figure out their direction along the way. In 2010, Eli Bronner and his Lua Technologies co-founders were this exact profile of entrepreneurs, and New York City was an exuberant tech ecosystem without much structure or identity.

Nest New York To Help Finnish Startups Establish Themselves Stateside


So far some 30 companies have shown interest towards the venue in New York. The service isn't only limited to Finnish companies.