Austin-based DRAFT Debuts at Demo Fall in San Jose

SiliconHills

Austin-based DRAFT, a mobile app-based investment tool, launched Thursday at DEMO Fall 2014 in San Jose, Calif. The app aggregates all of a user’s […] The post Austin-based DRAFT Debuts at Demo Fall in San Jose appeared first on SiliconHills. The startup helps investors make smart investment decisions and reach their savings goals through a crowd-sourced mobile app.

How to Stand Out in Silicon Valley? Ask These 10 Fast-Growing San Jose-Based Businesses

Inc Startups

The largest city in America''s biggest tech hub, San Jose is home to some serious business talent

Startup Weekend makes a pitstop in San Jose

Sophia Perl of Wisdom

Last weekend in the heart of San Jose, over 100 people gathered at PayPal for Startup Weekend. What startup would you create in 54 hours if you were thrown into a room with a small group of people? For $100 or less (discounts!), you get to be part of a community that has a common goal of working / creating a startup over a course of the weekend - Friday night, all day Saturday, then all day Sunday. What more could you ask for? Here how it usually works.

Here Are the Fastest-Growing Women-Led Companies in San Jose

Inc Startups

Meet the women who are taking Silicon Valley by storm

New Student Note Sharing Venture from San Jose State University

Campus Entrepreneurship

Cool student entrepreneur story out of San Jose State University where students and recent alum use the school’s business plan competition to raise basic funding and launch a beta product for their student note sharing service. The SJSU students company offers have a note sharing service for students and they seem to be communicating with both students and professors in building this out.

Minimum Wage Boost in Silicon Valley Ups the Cinderella Factor

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Raising the minimum wage in Silicon Valley (beyond San Jose which has already done so) is a very important and rational thing to do for the economic health of the valley, California, and the USA economy as a whole. Sometimes Cinderella Boys Hit Innovation Holes-in-One.

Brown takes over, Hawaii gets past San Jose State 34-17

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Broncos land in San Jose, California; Panthers on way

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Denver Broncos arrived in the Bay Area on Sunday for Northern California's first Super Bowl since 1985

6 Cities Ushering In the Manufacturing Renaissance

Inc Startups

Pittsburgh, Seattle and San Jose are just a few of the high-tech hubs bringing manufacturing jobs back from overseas

ProfessorVC: Survey says VC's invest on Gut Instinct

Professor VC

Nope, the above quote isnt from Richard Dawson on Family Feud, but similar to a headline that caught my attention on the front page of the business section of the San Jose Mercury News this morning. I also teach Entrepreneurial Finance at San Jose State. ProfessorVC.

Starting a StartupWeekend in 9 Days of Chaos

Grasshopper Herder

For the past 7 days I've been working round the clock to organize and promote a StartupWeekend in San Jose. It start in two days. A ridiculous and ill advised timeline. Entrepreneurship Finding Co-Founders lean startup Marketing startup startupweekend

ProfessorVC: Can you start a company on $10K?

Professor VC

We held our annual business plan competition at San Jose State this month and first prize was $10,000. I also teach Entrepreneurial Finance at San Jose State. ProfessorVC. The last blogger in Silicon Valley. Saturday, May 30, 2009. Can you start a company on $10K?

Cracking The Code: Churchill Club 2008 Top 10 Tech Trends

Cracking the Code

I attended yesterday the 10th Annual Top Ten Tech Trends organized by the Churchill Club at the Fairmont Hotel in San Jose. Cracking The Code. Thoughts from a Venture Capitalist on Software, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Cloud Computing, Internet and more. Thursday, May 15, 2008.

ProfessorVC: Bootstrapping 101

Professor VC

I moderated a panel discussion last night on one of my favorite topics, bootstrapping, as part of our Silicon Valley Center for Entrepreneurship Eminent Speaker Series at San Jose State. I also teach Entrepreneurial Finance at San Jose State. ProfessorVC. The last blogger in Silicon Valley. Tuesday, March 10, 2009. Bootstrapping 101.

Christine: The Women Come Out for NetSquared

Christine.net

Sow the Seeds of Grassroots Politics » The Women Come Out for NetSquared Environment: The NetSquared Conference in San Jose, sponsored by CompuMentor and TechSoup. Christine (.net) net) technology and society Tweets follow me on Twitter Snaps www.

Burns scores game winner in Sharks 5-4 win over Hurricanes

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Brett Burns scored 22 seconds into overtime to lift the San Jose Sharks over the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 on Thursday night

Christine: Are the Girls at VON?

Christine.net

Environment: Spring 2006 VON in San Jose. Christine (.net) net) technology and society Tweets follow me on Twitter Snaps www. flick r.com Recent Posts Rentalic and appbackr Win $150,000 PayPal Challenge Last Chance for First Round Office Hours in 2009! Quick Followup: VCTips at Web 2.0

Christine: Blog Communities: Evolved, or Intelligently Designed?

Christine.net

At todays BlogHer in San Jose, we discussed how to establish intelligent boundaries and scope to a community. Christine (.net) net) technology and society Tweets follow me on Twitter Snaps www.

Christine: Wireless VentureChicks

Christine.net

« Pieter Knook on Microsofts Consumer Wireless Strategy | Main | Show Me the Exits - Making Money on VC Investments » Wireless VentureChicks Environment: The Wireless Ventures 2006 conference in San Jose, hosted by Dow Jones/VentureWire. Christine (.net)

Early Growth Financial Services (EGFS) Earns Spot on The 2015 Inc. 5000 List

Early Growth Financial Services

SAN JOSE, CA (PRWEB) AUGUST 20, 2015 For the second year in a row, Early Growth Financial Services (EGFS) has placed on the Inc. This year, EGFS earned a ranking of #1003 and the #13 spot in the San Jose Metro Area where the company is headquartered. Last year, in 2014, EGFS ranked #797 nationally, and #13 in the San Jose Metro Area. Originally published on PRWeb.

These Startup Hotbeds Have a Grizzly Traffic Problem

Inc Startups

A new report finds that cities like San Jose, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles stack on the most time to your morning commute

'Keep pounding' has become a way of life for Panthers

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — "Keep pounding.&

$200 off engage – virtual goods, games and social media conference

Lightspeed

trackback I’m speaking on the VC panel at Engage Expo next month, Sept 23-24 in San Jose. Home About Lightspeed Team jump to navigation $200 off Engage – Virtual Goods, Games and Social Media conference August 10, 2009 Posted by jeremyliew in conferences , games , games 2.0 , social media , virtual goods , virtual worlds. I’m on at 1pm on Wed Sept 23.

Virgin America’s Nerd Bird Flight from Austin to San Francisco

SiliconHills

Virgin America this month launched a new daily roundtrip service from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to San Jose. The post Virgin America’s Nerd Bird Flight from Austin to San Francisco appeared first on SiliconHills. To keep the high tech travelers happy, Virgin America offers WiFi on every flight and has other features like power outlets and personal touch-screen entertainment platforms at every seat. The addition of the direct route shows the growing [.]

Top 20 cities for venture capital – London in at #7

The Equity Kicker

Given that San Francisco and San Jose/Silicon Valley are effectively one market the right way to think about this market is that 19% sits in the winning region, and the rest of venture capital activity is highly fragmented. The table below was published by Martin Prosperity.

Teammates, coaches say Cam Newton's success not by accident

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Cam Newton didn't just stumble into becoming the NFL's best player

Burns, Sharks turn back Hurricanes 3-1

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Brent Burns had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Sunday RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Couture, Labanc help lead Sharks past Hurricanes 4-3

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Logan Couture and Kevin Labanc scored less than 2 minutes apart in the second period and the San Jose Sharks bounced back from consecutive losses by beating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night

Online Education Start-Up Gets 'F' From University

Inc Startups

Udacity''s online courses are being put on hold after more than 50% of students failed their finals at San Jose State University. San Jose State plans to take a "short breather" for a semester as they regroup, according to Junn.

Seattle

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Here are the NVCA numbers for the first three quarters of 2015: San Francisco , $9.32 San Jose , California (Silicon Valley), $3.78 I called Seattle a “third tier startup city” in a blog post earlier this week. Which generated this series of tweets: 1/ @fredwilson thesis: start up “second tier is NYC, LA and Boston… third tier includes Seattle…” https://t.co/0TUhtAHdsf 0TUhtAHdsf Really? Tren Griffin (@trengriffin) June 7, 2016.

Denver Broncos Ryan Murphy questioned in prostitution sting

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Denver Broncos practice squad safety Ryan Murphy was sent home after being questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting in San Jose

Silicon Valley's Big Mystery Campus

Inc Startups

No one knows who''s building a massive new tech campus in San Jose, but at 2 million square feet, it will rival Cisco. San Jose has given the green light to a massive new office complex, but city officials and the developer aren''t revealing the name of the technology company that will occupy it. The city gave final approval to the project Wednesday, the San Jose Mercury News reported.

Panthers, Broncos meet reporters at Super Bowl media circus

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — The Super Bowl circus known as Media Day is hitting prime time

Hurricanes-Sharks Sums

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Carolina 1 2 2—5 San Jose 0 1 3—4

Sharks-Hurricanes Sums

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

San Jose 1 0 1—2 Carolina 0 0 0—0

[Infographic] Basing Your Startup In Silicon Valley

YoungUpstarts

For example, for the easiest access to talent, San Francisco and San Jose is your best bet. But if rental costs are your concern, San Jose and San Mateo are good possibilities.

Biggest Austin Presence at DEMO in History

Austin Startup

Here''s one for you from the legandary DEMO conference in San Jose this week. Austin continues to make "Top 10" lists for everything, and break new records.

Mike Tolbert is a rare, old-school fullback in today's NFL

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Mike Tolbert is the best at a position that's going out of style

Newton wants black QB issue put away for good

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Cam Newton wants any discussion of black quarterbacks in a Super Bowl put away

Ward has hat trick as Sharks beat Hurricanes, 5-2

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) AP) — Joel Ward had a hat trick to help the San Jose Sharks end a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night