Cubelets at CES 2013

Feld Thoughts

A bunch of the companies we’ve invested in were at CES 2013. MAKE at CES 2013: Hands on with Cubelets. Modular Robotics , the makers of Cubelets , were at the Eureka Village (where Startup America was).

Hit Reset, It’s 2013

Feld Thoughts

My long-time friends Fred Wilson and Joanne Wilson each had powerful posts about saying goodbye to 2012 and welcoming in 2013 yesterday. 2013 is going to be a year for moving forward. I am hoping 2013 brings me back.” Welcome 2013. Life 2012 2013 Apple II fred wilson joanne wilson life stan feldFred’s is titled Putting 2012 To Bed. I know many people who don’t know Fred other than via his online presence, public actions, and reputations.

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Reflections on CPSI 2013

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

CPSI 2013 returned to a college campus, and to Buffalo, after many years of bouncing around the country. Beg forgiveness for writing again about CPSI (Creative Problem Solving Institute) but feel compelled to share my experience at the conference.

University of Minnesota Commencement speech – May 10th 2013

Steve Blank

I am honored to be with you as we gather to celebrate your graduation.

University of Minnesota Commencement speech – May 10th 2013

Steve Blank

I am honored to be with you as we gather to celebrate your graduation.

SXSW Eco 2013 Award Winners


On Tuesday night, SXSW Eco gave awards to two videos that highlight ways people can make a difference in helping our planet in […] The post SXSW Eco 2013 Award Winners appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin Award Winners Startup Showcase SXSW SXSW Eco 2013 Texas

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Sunday, January 13, 2013. Freelancers 2013. Translate. Here is an article I did in February 2012 that is still pertinent today, in fact maybe even more.

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Defrag 2013 In One Month

Feld Thoughts

The post Defrag 2013 In One Month appeared first on Feld Thoughts. We’re just under one month until Defrag , and if you’re a startup founder, a VC, and IT exec, or anyone that wants to have their brain stretched, I hope you’ll join me in being there. The agenda is now about 90% complete (check the google doc for real-time updates) and Eric tells me that he’ll be finalizing everything in the next week or so.

TechStars Seattle 2013 Applications Are Now Open

Feld Thoughts

The post TechStars Seattle 2013 Applications Are Now Open appeared first on Feld Thoughts. TechStars Seattle applications for year four of the program are now open ! The startup community in Seattle is expanding rapidly and TechStars Seattle is right in the middle of it all, located in South Lake Union surrounded by Amazon, Microsoft and tons of other amazing startups.

KILN at CPSI 2013

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I’m leading a Springboard session at the 2013 edition of the CPSI Conference — June 20th through the 23rd. Min Basadur presenting at a recent CPSI Conference. CPSI is the annual Creative Problem Solving Institute.

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Business 2013 - Optimism, But Check Your Strategy

Startup Professionals Musings

Even though it has been a long haul, it’s nice to see some optimism surfacing in 2013. Earlier this year, a new study “ 2013 Business Outlook Survey: A New Reality Of Cautious Optimism ” was published by EKS&H.

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The NVCA 2013 Annual Meeting

Feld Thoughts

The post The NVCA 2013 Annual Meeting appeared first on Feld Thoughts. I’m going to the NVCA annual meeting May 14 and 15 and if you are a VC, you should also. I haven’t been to one in many years, but this year is different. First, my partner Jason is running it. That being said, if the meeting was going to suck I still wouldn’t go. I’m excited about the agenda.

[Singapore][Event] Echelon 2013


Echelon is back for its 2013 edition – it takes place on 17 and 18 June this year – and it’s currently on the hunt for more of Asia’s most promising startups. Registration ends 31 Jan 2013.

The Best of 2013

deal architect

I have been running a series on New Florence of best of 2013 and things to look forward to in 2014.from a scan of over 50 magazine issues Here are the 2013 entries: Popular Mechanics – Breakthrough products Fortune –. Industry Commentary

Applications for Our 2013 Summer Fellowship Program Now Open

Lightspeed Venture Partners

The application deadline is March 22, 2013 so get them in! 2013 startup startups Summer Program Venture Capital Fellowships starups Summer ProrgramLightspeed is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for our Summer Fellowship Program.

More than 160 Israeli Companies Exhibit at Mobile World Congress 2013

VC Cafe

his week, 70,000 attendees will descend on Barcelona for the annual mobile techie Fiesta known as the Mobile World Congress. Among the 1500 exhibitors, more than 10% are from Israel, the third largest contingent of any country at the show. [[ This is a content summary only.

#LeanNYC 2013

The Product Guy

Starting on Friday , and running for the past 3 days in NYC on the 17th floor of a building near 37th Street within the AlleyNYC space, Lean Startup Machine and 100+ awesome product people, worked together, innovated, iterated, and had a blast!

Bitcoin News - June 02, 2013


"Bitcoins are strings of numbers that can be electronically owned by and transferred among individuals and organizations.

Will Your Startup Get Venture Capital or IPO in 2013?

Startup Professionals Musings

Yet 2013 is still projected by The Fiscal Times as a difficult IPO opportunity for startups, due to choppy markets, continuing fiscal uncertainty, and the Facebook fiasco.

13 New Year’s Resolutions to Work Happy in 2013

Startup Professionals Musings

Welcome to the New Year 2013! Make your resolution today to keep the long road ahead in 2013 a satisfying one. You’ve probably already made your resolutions, but if not, I suggest a renewed commitment to finding happiness and satisfaction in your work.

Microsoft Office 2013, Google Users Not Apply

Venture Chronicles

With Office 2013 coming out I was actually pretty excited because with the new year I decided to become a Windows user again and with it picked up Outlook again. When I found the Office 2013 Preview release I jumped on it. Uncategorized Google google apps Microsot Office 2013

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Startup Summer 2013

David Cohen

Sure, it’s cold right now, but it’s time to start thinking ahead to summer if you want a chance to participate in Startup Summer 2013.

Less Than Three Weeks To Gluecon 2013

Feld Thoughts

The post Less Than Three Weeks To Gluecon 2013 appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Enterprise development is once again white hot. More evidence is this year’s Gluecon. Not only does Gluecon have the usual raft of amazing startup/early stage sponsors, but this year, the “big guys” are showing up (SAP, Intel, HP, Google, IBM, General Motors, Rackspace).

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Betaday 2013 Pictures


Hackers in Residence 2013. See my previous post Betaday 2013 by Betaworks for a brief synopsis of the day! Some photos from the event - Enjoy! The Foundry. View from the balcony. The crowd eagerly awaits the start! Cool glass ceiling. John Borthwick opening remarks.

Affiliate Marketing Income Report: September 2013 An Internet Entrepreneur's Journey

Anyhow, here are my affiliate marketing numbers (not inclusive of my other revenue sources, thank God) for the month of September 2013: September 2013 Affiliate Campaign Income: $35,576.00. January 2013. February 2013. March 2013. April 2013. May 2013.

My 2013 Listicle

David Lee

The best moment in 2013 was the safe, healthy arrival of my 2nd daughter. The biggest letdown in 2013 was Homeland, Season 3. The best book I read in 2013 was “ The Success Equation ” by Michael Mauboussin. The biggest tech story in 2013 was the growing skepticism around hierarchies, authorities and governments - i.e., NSA/Snowden,, decentralized money. The best new follows in 2013 were Benedict Evans and Timothy B.

2013 Innotribe Startup Challenge


The Asia Showcase, the Asian component of the Challenge, is supported by NUS Enterprise and will take place in Singapore on 16 May 2013 as part of NUS Enterprise ’s flagship event InnovFest 2013. The closing date for applications of the Asia Showcase is 10 March 2013.

10 Favorite Metal Albums Of 2013 by nprmusic Interesting list.

Mark Birch

10 Favorite Metal Albums Of 2013 by nprmusic. Though only Sister by In Solitude and Surgical Steel by Carcass are on my best of metal in 2013 list, there are plenty of strong contenders here, including Extol’s first album in a long while. music metal Best Metal 2013


The Ultimate Startup Intelligence Tools List 2013

VC Cafe

VC Cafe collated the top startup intelligence tools for 2013. VC Cafe collated the top startup intelligence tools for 2013. It used to be hard to find information about early stage startups.

[Singapore] Cybercrime Incidents Down In 2013, But Losses Up: Norton


According to the latest 2013 Norton Report by Symantec, the number of online adults who have experienced cybercrime has decreased from 48 percent in 2012 to 37 percent this year, but the average loss per victim has skyrocketed by 75% at S$1,448 from S$826 in 2012.

Angel Investment Trends in Q1 2013

Business Plan Blog

Angel investor median deal sizes increased as valuations remained strong in the first quarter of 2013. Highlights from angel investing in the last quarter include: The median angel deal size for Q1 2013 reached $680K – up 5% since last quarter and 24% since the same quarter last year.

CES 2013 Preview: What Happens in Vegas, STAYS in Vegas

VC Cafe

This week marks the annual orgy of PR excess known as the Consumer Electronics Show. More than 150,000 (mostly male) visitors, many sporting T-shirts with mysterious acronyms like “4K in HD3D”, will. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Indian Ecommerce 2013


My views on what to expect from Indian ecommerce sector in 2013 - the profitability challenge, the financing challenge, and the differentiation challenge. Read here. Ideas & Companies

Product Person Holiday Party 2013!

The Product Guy

The Product Group is proud to announce Product Person Holiday Party 2013! Celebrating the Holiday season, 40+ Featured Products, and 4200+ members! We have a lot to be thankful for as our 4th year of The Product Group gets underway! Come, join us , enjoy the drinks, have a great time!

The Best Small Business Tools of 2013

Up and Running

This is our list of favorite things from 2013. Some are truly “from 2013″ and were introduced this year, and some have been around for awhile but saw pretty significant updates in 2013.

Will 2013 Be Harder For Startups Than 2012?

Feld Thoughts

A lot of people have been talking about how 2013 will be harder for startups and fast growing companies. So rather than try to predict what is going to happen, I’m going to assume a tougher 2013 for startups until I have evidence that it’s not. I sent Fred Wilson’s post Advice for 2013: Deliver On Your Promises out to our CEO email list. “So if I can give entrepreneurs a single piece of advice for 2013 it would be to deliver on your promises.

Caffeine, Office Chairs Top Office Supplies in 2013: OfficeZilla


According to OfficeZilla , caffeine and executive chairs are some of the top office supplies purchased last year, and the online office supply discount retailer predicts that these essentials are likely to be the most popular items ordered by office purchasing managers and company bosses in 2013.

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Framework Benchmarks


March 28, 2013. Previous Everything about Java 8 March 26, 2013. March 2013 (2). January 2013 (2). About What we do Portfolio People Blog Contact. You are viewing a single entry. Please also check out the most recent entries. Framework Benchmarks.

Announcing NYC BigApps 2013

Mark Birch

Announcing NYC BigApps 2013 : nycedc : New York City is going big with the launch of NYC BigApps 2013 , the fourth annual BigApps competition to promote government transparency and innovative new technologies, at tonight’s New York Tech Meetup event.

[New York] INGENUITY 2013


And to capitalize on its meteoric challenge to Silicon Valley as the alternative location to startup up in the United States, the New York Venture Capital Association (NYVCA) will be presenting its annual INGENUITY conference on October 15, 2013.