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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

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.

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.

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.

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

David S. Rose – Father of Angel Investing in New York

Startup Professionals Musings

He chairs New York Angels, one of the most active angel investment groups in the country, which has invested over $60 million into nearly 70 companies.

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.”

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.

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.

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

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! ]].

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.

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.

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.

New York City Accelerators, Incubators, and Coworking Spaces

Mark Birch

Technology. New York State/New York City associated: BEST - [link]. Urban Technology Innovation Center - [link].

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."

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.

Flashpoint New York Demo Day, Friday, June 14

David Teten

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), ff Venture Capital, and The Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York are once again co-sponsoring Flashpoint’s upcoming New York Demo Day, on Friday, June 14, 2013, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Flashpoint is a startup accelerator at Georgia Tech.

Flashpoint New York Demo Day, Friday, June 14

David Teten

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), ff Venture Capital, and The Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York are once again co-sponsoring Flashpoint’s upcoming New York Demo Day, on Friday, June 14, 2013, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  Flashpoint is a startup accelerator at Georgia Tech.

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.

Akimbo and Toopher Pitching at Finovate in New York

SiliconHills

Two Central Texas technology companies are presenting at FinovateFall 2013 in New York today and tomorrow. FinovateFall 2013 is a two-day showcase of cutting-edge financial and banking technology innovations from startups as well as established companies. Akimbo, based in San Antonio, presented today. Austin San Antonio

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

Gust

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… ).

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

Nest New York To Help Finnish Startups Establish Themselves Stateside

ArcticStartup

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

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

ithacaVC

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”. 

Circle Media Merges with New York-based S3i Digital

SiliconHills

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

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.

Financial Technology Panel this Wednesday in NYC

David Teten

Co-sponsored by Harvard Asian American Alumni Alliance – New York, the Founders’ Circle, and Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York. Hear from venture capitalist  Matt Harris  of Bain Capital Ventures and New York City Investment Fund’s  Maria Gotsch.  RSVP ASAP:  [link].

Tax Credits for Startups in New York State

David Teten

Enter Alex: I am writing to tell you about two tax credits available to companies that do business in New York State.  Act Now!

CPA 6

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.

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.

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.

The State Of The NYC Tech Ecosystem

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

NYC as a leading AI Center: The New York data and AI community, in particular, keeps getting stronger.  Facebook’s AI department is anchored in New York by Yann LeCun, one of the fathers of deep learning.  entrepreneurship NYC VC & Technologywill use some of Matt’s work the next time that happens.

The reality of Profitably raising money from angels and VCs in New York

David Teten

Adam was one of our star students from the first class in New York, when Profitably was just Adam, a Powerpoint, and a really amazing domain name. We think that effective use of our technology stack (Angelsoft, BasecampHQ, Dropbox, etc.) Disclosure: I’m a Mentor for Founder Institute. Image via CrunchBase ).