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Incubators matter: The average Y Combinator company is worth $45.2M

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Does it matter whether your fledgling company spends a stint in an incubator? Does it ever: In Forbes‘ recent ranking of incubators around the country, it found that the average Y Combinator company is worth $45.2 million. Just try doing that on your own. That’s the average across 172...
Incubators matter: The average Y Combinator company is worth $45.2M

Melinda Gates ranks #3 on list of most powerful women

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Melinda Gates Move over Oprah. Melinda Gates is out to change the world, and she’s moving up the list of the most powerful women. Forbes released its annual ranking of the 100 most powerful women in the world, and Seattle’s very own philanthropic powerhouse ranked third behind German Chancellor Angela Merkel and...
Melinda Gates ranks #3 on list of most powerful women

Tech moguls lose big on Forbes 400

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Forbes' list of the richest people in the country is out and the news is not good for the technology entrepreneurs. Tech executives saw the biggest drop in personal wealth this year and two prominent moguls dropped off the list altogether -- Mark Pincus, chief executive of Zynga and Groupon...
Tech moguls lose big on Forbes 400

TechNexus Cracks Forbes Top 10 Incubators List by Focusing on Collaboration

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TechNexus became one of the country’s leading incubators almost by accident. Forbes listed the Chicago-based company as one of its top ten incubators – no small compliment, as a fast-growing number of incubators, accelerators, coworking spaces, whatevers take root across the US. Co-Founder Terry Howerton wasn’t immediately comfortable with being...
TechNexus Cracks Forbes Top 10 Incubators List by Focusing on Collaboration

10 fastest-growing enterprise technology companies

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Forget Facebook — the big growth story is in the enterprise. Here’s a look at enterprise companies on the rise, culled from Forbes’ list of the 25 fastest-growing tech firms....
10 fastest-growing enterprise technology companies

Meg Whitman Is Slowly Winning Over HP Employees (HPQ)

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Meg Whitman's popularity at HP is on the rise. She just landed on Forbes list of America's Favorite Bosses, based on approval ratings on Glassdoor.  Her approval rating is 81% ... which is light years higher than the CEO before, Leo Apotheker, who had an abysmal 67% approval rating....
Meg Whitman Is Slowly Winning Over HP Employees (HPQ)

Former Microsoft CFO John Connors named to Midas List for top investors

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John Connors John Connors, a venture capitalist at Bellevue-based Ignition Partners who previously served as CFO of Microsoft, was named to Forbes’ 2013 Midas List that honors tech’s top investors. Connors has made a number of good investments in companies like Splunk, which went public last April, Heroku, XenSource and Parse,...
Former Microsoft CFO John Connors named to Midas List for top investors

The 10 Biggest Tech Companies You've Never Heard Of

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With all the talk about Dell going private so it can revamp itself without Wall Street on its back, we got curious. Who are the biggest private enterprise companies? Better yet, who are the biggest private companies under the radar? So we looked around. We examined at our own Digital...
The 10 Biggest Tech Companies You've Never Heard Of

Apple finishes second on Forbes list of fastest growing tech companies

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Despite being a monolith of a company, Apple jumped up 14 spots on the Forbes Fast Tech 25 list on an acceleration of growth even after years of posting record quarterly numbers....
Apple finishes second on Forbes list of fastest growing tech companies

Google, Microsoft Dominate Forbes' List Of Tech Billionaires; Zuckerberg, Moskowitz Are The Youngest

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Forbes has today published its annual list of the world’s richest people — and once again tech and its related tentacles continue to lead the top of the list. Coming in at number-one for the fourth year in a row is Carlos Slim Helu, the Mexico-based mogul who controls Latin...
Google, Microsoft Dominate Forbes' List Of Tech Billionaires; Zuckerberg, Moskowitz Are The Youngest

China's Internet founders climb ranks of country's billionaires in new Forbes list

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The founders of China’s Internet giants rocketed up Forbes’ list of the richest people in the country this year, with Tencent’s Pony Ma breaking into the top ten and Alibaba’s Jack Ma climbing to 11th. Although tech entrepreneurs are still outnumbered by real estate moguls on the top 100 list,...
China's Internet founders climb ranks of country's billionaires in new Forbes list

Internet Week NYC: A Seattle View

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Mayor Bloomberg at Internet Week “Boy was I ever important,” New York Times columnist David Carr declared during his Internet Week keynote. That’s when the newspaper’s presses – located one floor below — would come to life after he had submitted an important scoop, “and you would feel the rumble...
Internet Week NYC: A Seattle View

Windows 8 'Slow Going,' But 2013 Should Be Better, Top Retailer Says

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A senior executive at popular retailer NewEgg described the Windows 8 launch so far as not the "explosion" that the company originally planned for, but as slow and steadily improving.  From a software perspective, however, Windows 8 will probably not take off until about the second quarter of 2013, said...
Windows 8 'Slow Going,' But 2013 Should Be Better, Top Retailer Says
Sorry, Internet: Tumblr Founder David Karp Is Not A Billionaire

LinkedIn, Facebook and Apple top Forbes list of fastest-growing tech companies

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LinkedIn, Facebook and Apple top Forbes list of fastest-growing tech companies

Get On Your Feet: The Essential Steve Ballmer Videos

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Get outta here. (flickr.com/orcmid) Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer recently topped a Forbes list naming the CEOs who should have already been fired, calling him "the worst CEO of a large publicly traded American company today." Ouch. We leave ranking his leadership abilities up to the glossies, but what we do...
Get On Your Feet: The Essential Steve Ballmer Videos

China's Alibaba is getting a much-needed overhaul of its ecommerce website

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Chinese B2B ecommerce site Alibaba.com is showing off a redesign of its homepage and will gradually be introducing the new look across the site by the end of this year. The redesign cleans up the page, allowing users more room to breathe while modernizing the look, but it’s all fairly...
China's Alibaba is getting a much-needed overhaul of its ecommerce website

Bill Gates still world's second richest person

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Microsoft's co-founder was once again topped by Mexican businessman Carlos Slim Helu, according to Forbes' list of the world's billionaires. [Read more]...
Bill Gates still world's second richest person
Google makes $10 billion in revenues in Bermuda? Well, kinda ...

Forbes 400: Gates and Buffett on top as young bucks get served

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Bill Gates heads list of America's wealthiest with $66bn - but social media titans like Mark Zuckerberg slip down rankingsSocial media? So last year. Youth? Overrated. The new Forbes list of the richest Americans shows that old money endures, and that the would-be kings of the second dotcom age have...
Forbes 400: Gates and Buffett on top as young bucks get served
Augmented reality geek catches Sergey Brin on the NY subway -- wearing Google Glass

Sweet gigs: Openings at Wave, Apptio, and more!

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Got some good ones lined up for ya. From marketing positions to network engineering and merchandising, here are our latest top picks from the GeekWire job board. Web Marketing Manager – Wave Broadband Spanning all faucets of marketing, this one looks like it offers diversity. From the listing: This position...
Sweet gigs: Openings at Wave, Apptio, and more!
Big Tech | Bezos Bests Google Guys on Billionaires List After Amazon's Big Year

More Than Half Of The Forbes' 30 Under 30 In Tech Are Y Combinator Alums

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Forbes released its annual 30 Under 30 lists yesterday and a stunning 15 of the 30 companies that people on the “Tech” list work for are Y Combinator alumni companies. Because multiple people from the same company are counted as a single entry on the list, Y Combinator actually counts...
More Than Half Of The Forbes' 30 Under 30 In Tech Are Y Combinator Alums

How Garmin Failed to See the iPhone Threat

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About nine years ago, I had a question for Min Kao, the CEO of the GPS concern Garmin. His answer was determined, and I thought of it yesterday as I watched the news from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference unfold. In the summer of 2003, I was at Garmin’s headquarters in...
How Garmin Failed to See the iPhone Threat

Power struggle: Zillow's Spencer Rascoff and Trulia's Pete Flint named most 'powerful' young CEOs

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Trulia’s Pete Flint Zillow’s Spencer Rascoff Well, here’s yet another interesting way that the Zillow-Trulia rivalry is playing out — beyond their courtroom battles. Both CEOs of the publicly-traded online real estate companies have been named to the Forbes list of “Most Powerful CEOs 40 and Under.” Zillow CEO Spencer...
Power struggle: Zillow's Spencer Rascoff and Trulia's Pete Flint named most 'powerful' young CEOs

Forbes list of top 25 growing tech companies surprises

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On May 7, Forbes published its annual list of the top 25 fastest growing technology companies. Drawn from a pool of more than 5,000 publicly-traded technology companies, listees must have a sales growth of 10 percent or more for each of the last three fiscal years, a minimum revenue of...
Forbes list of top 25 growing tech companies surprises
Apple #1 on Forbes list of the 25 Most Inspiring Companies
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