Code for America Hosts CodeAcross in San Antonio


Together, they seek to tackle issues around transparency, information about school closures, creating customer service portals, discovering […] The post Code for America Hosts CodeAcross in San Antonio appeared first on SiliconHills. San Antonio City of San Antonio Code for America CodeAcross Rackspace By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News Think of this group as super heroes for the city of San Antonio.

Section 18 of the America Invents Act

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Yesterday we hosted a conversation between David Kappos , the Director of the US Patent and Trademark Office, and a bunch of founders/CEOs of our portfolio companies. Section 18 of last year's America Invents Act provides for a "post-grant review proceeding for review of the validity of covered business method patents." What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the America Invents Act and Patent Protection.

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Startup Day Across America on August 29

Feld Thoughts

Some recent examples include the passage of legislation expanding crowdfunding under the JOBS Act and meetings similar to one hosted last month by the Global Accelerator Network in which we worked with the Small Business Administration to gather 16 accelerators to demo their programs for the White House and SBA funders. That is why the Global Accelerator Network is thrilled to support the first ever Startup Day Across America on August 29.

The Most Innovative Cities in America

Inc Startups

San Diego Wireless Hub: Sparked by Qualcomm''s founding there in 1985, San Diego now hosts some 800 telecom companies. Meet the 20 American cities that received the most patents in the last century. Plus, a look at the metro areas that dominate the most patent categories.

Meet America's 10 Fastest Growing Private Companies

Inc Startups

Red Frog coordinates 20,000-person events each weekend of the year, and this July, Red Frog hosted its first music event, Firefly Music Festival, featuring The Black Keys and Jack White among others. million people) and that up to 5% of the world’s websites are hosted on Drupal.

America's Coolest College Start-ups 2012

Inc Startups

The 2012 class of our annual America's Coolest College Start-ups are fresh, innovative, founded with a social mission, and may very-well be the next Google or Facebook. The Web hosting business supports about half a million websites and has a strong focus on customer service.

America: No Longer the Land of Opportunity?

Inc Startups

After such a grueling, expensive and emotionally taxing campaign across America, I hope President Barack Obama and Congress are ready to get back to work. But I am afraid that’s not the America we see today.

Stop Fighting What You Don’t Love And Outsource The Nonessential


by Sean Broihier is the founder and CEO of Fine Art America and , As an entrepreneur, you’re probably used to wearing multiple hats and tackling all sorts of problems by yourself. Web Hosting. Use Amazon Web Services for your hosting needs.

Happy International Women’s Day!

Up and Running

Mika Brzezinski , Co-host, Morning Joe: Okay, mini-disclaimer: I love her column in Cosmopolitan magazine. Another very cool bit of media that I ran across is called “Makers: Women Who Make America.” See more from Makers: Women Who Make America. Happy International Women’s Day !

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Spotlight on Latin and Central America


For this week's One Million by One Million roundtable, we turned the spotlight on Latin and Central America. Entrepreneurs from Latin and Central America were given first priority to pitch their businesses at today's roundtable co-hosted by Innova Tiquicia and Startup Weekend Costa Rica.

The 20 Coolest CoWorking Spaces In The U.S.


Plus, after work, Icehouse frequently hosts social and cultural events. At night, Caroline Collective turns into an event space with an outdoor gated lot that’s perfect for hosting parties, movies, and even concerts.

We Will Be the Best-Run Business in America

Inc Startups

We will be the best-run business in America!" And we will share the Baldrige principles that made us that way with communities all across the nation, so that America will be the best-run country in the world." Potterfield hands out a booklet titled "America Needs Baldrige!,"

Democratizing entrepreneurship education: Sramana Mitra’s 1M by 1M program

Grade A Entrepreneurs

Its inclusiveness : Physical incubators, even the largest, can only host a limited number of companies, which means that the vast majority of entrepreneurs are on their own for all sorts of reasons. Not everybody can, or even needs to, come to Silicon Valley to create a company.

Tech and Immigration Reform: Zuckerberg's Hosts Hackathon

Inc Startups

was hosting the DREAMer Hackathon: identity, morality and economics. Not only has immigration always been a part of America’s past and should it be a part of its future, but economically it makes sense, Hoffman said.

The Pirate Bay Moves Hosting From Sweden To. North Korea?


Geir Aaslid, the head of the Norwegian Pirate Party, put out a statement on Pastebin saying that they could not keep up the financial end of hosting the site. Last week we covered that The Pirate Bay is moving to Spain and Norway, but the Norwegian end of the deal apparently fell through.

Icelandic GreenQloud partners with Digital Fortress for Clean U.S. Data Hosting


On top of that, it’s location is conveniently between Europe and North America can potentially give it some advantages for hosting data. and Iceland when using their suite of GreenQloud products, such as the dropbox-style client we covered recently, or more traditional hosting

In the heart of the Panamanian jungle, a startup village grows

The Next Web

million raised in private investment from friends and family, Stice plans to scale Kalu Yalu into a a town big enough to host a population of over 10,000. Entrepreneur Insider Latin America Profiles and Interviews

South America: A Hot Spot for Exporting

Inc Startups

Andrews is especially keen on getting small- to medium-sized manufacturers to look at Brazil and the rest of South America, his company's area of expertise. He says the fact that Rio de Janeiro will be hosting the 2016 Olympics—the first time the games will be held in South America—is one indicator that it’s a region the world is taking more seriously. According to economist Gabriela Castro-Fontoura, many businesses now have South America on their radars.

Thoughts on Spanish Startups from La Red Innova 2011

VC Cafe

With over 1,300 registrants, about 30 speakers and 20 startups from Latin America competing on a €100K Euros prize, it’s one of the biggest entrepreneurship events of the year. One example of the latter is Hub Madrid , which is currently hosting about 10 startups.

Why the iPad2 and a good datacenter is all you need!

Active Garage

Oh and 3, as if it weren’t blatantly obvious to anyone who’s flown them: Virgin America = love.) Technologies active garage Airlines Androids data center trust devices gadgets hosting ipad2 iphone IT Finance marc watley reviews services technology Wireless

America, where everybody has a chance to win

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

The new Miss America is a real stunner. Miss New York, now Miss America, is a Syracuse native and University of Michigan graduate, her name is Nina Davuluri. Born in America, an American citizen, and by all accounts an exemplary young person.

Online Office Hours – July 3, 2012

Startup Houston

Below is the video recording of the Online Office Hours from July 3, 2012, hosted by the Houston Lean Startup Circle and Startup Texas. Houston Lean Startup Circle Startup Texas / Startup America

Rackspace Co-Founder Pat Condon on Startup Grind San Antonio


In college, he would buy computer parts cheap and then sell them on America Online and […] The post Rackspace Co-Founder Pat Condon on Startup Grind San Antonio appeared first on SiliconHills. San Antonio cloud computing hosting Patrick Condon Rackspace technology

Startup Colorado: Looking Back on the First Year

Feld Thoughts

Last week Startup Colorado hosted the Startup America Regional Summit which was a gathering of the leadership of over 25 different Startup State efforts under the structure of the Startup America Partnership. Our bigger company engagement project could use more assistance both in connecting to more companies and in helping to manage existing offerings from companies like ViaWest (free hosting for startups). Startup Communities mangum startup america startup colorado

Pitching America’s mayors

Austin Startup

Hosted by the U.S. They are also preparing to do a pilot test with the United States Postal Service, the largest fleet in America.

Make this the next book you read, or better yet, listen to

Jeff Hilimire

He replaced Jon Stewart as the host of The Daily Show. And this guy got into some major situations, making his rise in America even that much more inspiring. I just finished listening to Trevor Noah’s book, Born a Crime , on Audible.

Charlotte hoping to continue hosting 2 soccer games annually

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE — Charlotte hopes to host two international soccer games at Bank of America Stadium every year for the next 10 years

Charlotte hoping to continue hosting 2 soccer games annually

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Charlotte hopes to host two international soccer games at Bank of America Stadium every year for the next 10 years CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Making Connections at SXSW: Startup America and Endeavor

Inc Startups

caught up with Startup America and Endeavor about about start-up mentorship. The gathering of global entrepreneurs, hosted by Dell, was an unformatted event; The participants created the agenda, made panels on issues that affect their business, and shared best practices with their peers.

11 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Up and Running

In this podcast, host William Channer interviews entrepreneurs seen as true innovators. If you are looking for a podcast from people who understand small business, but also from people who are perhaps a little less dry than many other hosts, look no further than our very own Bcast.

Duke Homestead hosts event about death in 1800s

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Duke Homestead is scheduled to host a candlelight event about the dying, the dead and their mourners in 19th century America DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

10,000 Startups – Startup Weekend Next

Steve Blank

A partnership of Startup Weekend , Startup America , TechStars and Udacity , Startup Weekend Next brings four weeks of amazing hands-on training learning to build your startup to cities around the world.

Startup America Comes To Atlanta

Force of Good: a blog by Lance Weatherby

Startup America is coming to Atlanta. . On Wednesday May 2 from 1:00pm - 4:30pm at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center in Technology Square senior White House officials are hosting a forum. The objective of the forum is to meet with entrepreneurs and hear directly from them on ideas and suggestions for reducing barriers and improving regulations to build a more supportive environment for entrepreneurship and innovation.

Austin’s opportunity to change America’s entrepreneurial narrative

Austin Startup

In 1991, ten-year-old Jerry and his family escaped civil war in Haiti and resettled in America as refugees. As I outline in my new book, The Innovation Blind Spot , meritocracy in America today is a myth.

Whatever the question, “create” is the answer

Escape From Cubicle Nation

The night before the Grammys, host LL Cool J was interviewed by Piers Morgan on CNN. ” Piers asked him what we needed to do as a country to “Keep America great.” “I think to keep America great, we have to keep America creative.”

Online Office Hours – June 26, 2012

Startup Houston

The Houston Lean Startup Circle and Startup Texas are now hosting online office hours to benefit Houston startups. Conversations Houston Lean Startup Circle Interviews Startup Texas / Startup America

How to Become Your Own Boss in 2015 [Free Webinar]

Up and Running

Let America’s #1 small business expert, Melinda Emerson AKA “SmallBizLady,” teach you her proven, step-by-step method to transition from employee to entrepreneur. About Melinda: Melinda Emerson, the “SmallBizLady,” is America’s #1 small business expert.

International Do’s and Don’ts For the Traveling Entrepreneur

Up and Running

When to shake hands, make eye contact, bring a gift, compliment your host’s food, compliment your host’s wife or home, inquire about the well-being of his or her family, can all sink a business deal if done incorrectly…or not at all.

Hacking for Diplomacy – Solving Foreign Policy Challenges with the Lean LaunchPad

Steve Blank

Department of State manages America’s relationships with 180 foreign governments, international organizations, and the people of other countries with 270 embassies, consulates, and other posts.

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5 Company Initiatives That Reduce Employee Burnout


This burnout, otherwise known as stress, impacts employee performance, the quality of their work and relationships with coworkers and management, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. by Jessica Thiefels, owner of Honest Body Fitness.