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Drew Houston Shares What Should Be Your Most Important Number

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Dropbox co-founder Drew Houston led his startup to billions by following a few simple philosophies that can help all entrepreneurs

Burpy Expands to San Antonio and Houston

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Burpy, which expanded into the San […] The post Burpy Expands to San Antonio and Houston appeared first on SiliconHills.

Houston, We Have Acceleration

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There was collective heartbreak in Houston when the Federal Government announced the end of NASA as we know it. After all, we’re Houston.

Houston-based Alert Logic Acquires Austin-based Click Security

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Houston-based Alert Logic announced it has acquired Austin-based Click Security. The companies also provide complementary […] The post Houston-based Alert Logic Acquires Austin-based Click Security appeared first on SiliconHills. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Austin

Houston's Top 10 Fastest Growing Businesses of 2016

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StartupTexas – Houston Happy Hour May 31st

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StartupTexas Houston Happy Hour. 1717 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056 [ map ]. Many thanks to the Houston Lean Startup Circle and StartupHouston.com for helping to coordinate this event). Events Houston Startup Happy HourStartup Texas is our region’s lifeline to the Startup America Partnership ( [link] ). May 31st 2012.

Recap of the Houston Coworking Symposium

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On Saturday, a small but passionate group of coworking thought leaders came together at Platform Houston to discuss what’s happening in Houston.

Erasing Houston from Space History

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When I was in Junior High School we lived just off of NASA Road 1 the home of the Johnson Space Center on the outskirts of Houston. Personal

Drew Houston’s morph from hacker to hyper-growth CEO

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Drew Houston was upset. In this First Round CEO Summit talk, Houston shares how he went from solo programmer to the CEO everyone’s watching. On a long bus ride with a pile of work to do, he’d forgotten the thumb drive with all his files -- before the cloud, back when that used to mean ‘game over.’

The 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Houston

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They say that everything is bigger in Texas, and even small business is no exception

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Houston’s First MEST Conference a Success

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Last week, Platform Houston spearheaded the first MEST Conference at the Rice Bioscience Research Collaborative. Enjoy. Events Featured

Houston at TXSW 2011

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Houston, TX 77006. The main event is: [link]. Monday, March 14th starting at 4pm. Republic Live. 301 West 5th Street. Austin, TX 78701. link].

GroundUP Houston

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1616 Post Oak Blvd Houston, TX. GroundUP Houston events encourage experienced entrepreneurs and individuals with start-up dreams to share their experiences with like-minded individuals. Houston has a rich history of people who have taken their ideas and grown them into successful businesses from the ground up. link].

Instacart Delivers Booze on Demand in Austin and Houston

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Right now, […] The post Instacart Delivers Booze on Demand in Austin and Houston appeared first on SiliconHills. Just in time for Thanksgiving, Instacart, the popular food delivery service, announced Tuesday it has partnered with select liquor stores to offer alcohol deliveries in as little as an hour. Austin

A Lesson in Performance: What Jack Ma Saw In Whitney Houston's Famous 'Bodyguard' Scene

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At WSJDLive, Jack Ma confessed that he learned how to deliver speeches by watching Whitney Houston in the movie The Bodyguard

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Houston Entrepreneurship Programs Rank High

Startup Houston

The Princeton Review ranked the University of Houston in the top three undergraduate entrepreneurship programs. There is a nice shoutout to 3 Day Startup , a program brought to UH by professor Hesam Panahi. Go Coogs! Then graduates can go across town to Rice University, where Entrepreneur.com ranked Rice’s MBA program #4 in the nation.

How the Houston Startup Community Helped Me Go to Startup Weekend HQ

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Just a year ago I didn’t even know a startup community existed within Houston. Read the short backstory to this article here. Javid Jamae.

Dropoff Expands to Houston

SiliconHills

Austin-based Dropoff is now available in Houston. Houston businesses will be able to use Dropoff’s online platform to easily order same-day deliveries and to track them. The startup provides same-day delivery for a variety of businesses. It originally launched in Austin last November. Austin Dropoff

Vote for PermitMe and help Houston win the Global Startup Battle

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PermitMe , Houston’s November 2012 Startup Weekend 1st place winner, is going against over 100 teams from around the world for prizes including a trip to Brazil, a trip to San Francisco, and a visit to the Googleplex. Last year, Tapja represented Houston in the GSB and placed 3rd in the nation and 16th globally.

Helping Entrepreneurs Succeed: Drew Houston

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This week, we present Drew Houston , the founder and CEO of Dropbox and a very impressive entrepreneur. I hope you enjoy it. Many thanks, Scott.

CodeCamp Houston 2011

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The first inaugural Houston Code Camp is happening on August 20th. Events

Three Coogs and a Baby – Cleanweb Hackathon Comes to Houston

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Thanks to co-organizers Bryan Guido Hassin and Amitav Misra, the Cleanweb Hackathon came to Houston for a weekend. He’s just that good.

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Why This Company Just Gave Every Employee A $100K Bonus

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It's Houston. No, it's not Wall Street. And every one of the 1,381 employees gets the same amount

Houston Startup Happy Hour 2.0 – Front Porch Pub

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Houston Startup Happy Hour 2.0. Houston, Texas 77002. Events Houston Startup Happy HourWednesday, November 2 · 5:30pm – 11:00pm. Front Porch Pub. link]. 217 Gray. Info & RSVP: [link].

Houston Startup Happy Hour 2.0 – Front Porch Pub

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Houston Startup Happy Hour 2.0. Houston, Texas 77002. Events Houston Startup Happy HourWednesday, November 2 · 5:30pm – 11:00pm. Front Porch Pub. link]. 217 Gray. Info & RSVP: [link].

Tech Connection rocks the Houston Technology World

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Houston is home to a number of organizations that offer the keys to building a successful technology company. Greater Houston Partnership.

A Conversation with David Franklin, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Houston Health Ventures

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Startup Houston: What would you say is the mission of Houston Health Ventures to someone who’s had no exposure to it prior?

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New Houston Startup: SimpApply

Startup Houston

SimpApply is a company started by Rice University students, Abhishek Nag, Norman Pai and Yilong Yao. Very clever and a great team to boot.

How Paranoia Made Dropbox a Billion-Dollar Business

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Founder Drew Houston's advice on hiring, developing a company culture, and staying sharp in the long term

The Trail-Blazing Tech Pioneer You've Never Heard Of

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Grace Hopper was a tech pioneer and the namesake for one of the largest tech diversity conferences that is kicking off this week in Houston

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Ignite Houston Looking for Submissions for Feb. 23 Event

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Submit Your Talk to Ignite Houston. Get Your 5-Minutes of Fame! Howdy Future Igniters! Events

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How Former NFL Star Arian Foster Wants to Help You Recover From Knee Surgery

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The former Houston Texan knows a thing or two about coming back from injuries

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Founders Learn One Day at a Time Like Everybody Else

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Dropbox Co-Founder Drew Houston believes false mythologies about tech company founders do a disservice to aspiring entrepreneurs.

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EXCLUSIVE: City of Houston Hackathon Coming in May

Startup Houston

The City of Houston is throwing an Open Innovation Hackathon the weekend of May 18 at the Houston Technology Center. The hackathon will kick off an open data initiative, where the City will work with Houstonians to develop practical and useful applications. Check out some sample projects for ideas. Write some code and do some good!

Houston Lean Startup Circle

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This group is an important step in growing the practical entrepreneurial infrastructure of Houston. 10th Floor), Houston, TX ( map ).

The FAA Bans Drones 34.5 Miles From The Super Bowl

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The FAA has issued Temporary Flight Restrictions around the NRG Stadium in Houston for Super Bowl 51, including drone activities.

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Startup Weekend Houston 2011

Startup Houston

Startup Weekend is being held here in Houston for the first time in a few years. Startup Digest, Houston Curator. Daniel Sommars.

MyTime Launches and Finds Austin Less “Bougie” than Dallas and Houston

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“You’re […] The post MyTime Launches and Finds Austin Less “Bougie” than Dallas and Houston appeared first on SiliconHills. MyTime allows people to book appointments online without any hassle. The app launched last November in Austin and lists more than 18,000 local businesses. Austin Ethan Anderson MyTime

Houston Startup Facebook Group

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A few startup community folks here in Houston have just launched a Facebook group for people to connect, ask and answer questions and generally be a part of the Houston Startup scene. Here’s the link to retweet to your friends: new Houston Startup facebook group: [link]. link]. Conversations General

ConfirmX Launches Urgent Care Check-In Service

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Austin-based ConfirmX has launched its Urgent Care Check-In Service in Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Houston and Phoenix, Arizona. The company, founded by Dr. Sherard Houston, an emergency room physician, makes online search and check-in for emergency rooms and urgent care facilities easier for patients. Austin San Antonio