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Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

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Loosecubes, the community marketplace for shared workspace, has today announced that it has secured $7.8 million in series A financing, bringing its total funding to $9 million. The round was led by New Enterprise Associates and Revolution Ventures, with participation from previous investors, Accel Partners and Battery Ventures. As a...
Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

Help a Startup Out: A Craigslist for Startups

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Startups may need help recruiting online just like more traditional companies, but when it comes to also finding advice, getting feedback or seeking early partnerships, it's not easy to meet these needs in one handy location. Chris McCann and Brendan McManus, the co-founders behind the Startup Digest email event newsletter,...
Help a Startup Out: A Craigslist for Startups
Startups Are Getting Sick Of NYC's Dirty, Overcrowded Coworking Spaces

After 2 Months Of Squatting At AOL, Eric Simons Launches Claco, The "Github For Teachers"

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If you happened to pass through AOL’s offices in Palo Alto last November or December, you might have had your first run-in with the elusive creature “founder squatter.” Say what? Following in the grand boot-strapping, couch-surfing tradition, last winter, Eric Simons spent two months squatting at AOL’s office, sleeping on...
After 2 Months Of Squatting At AOL, Eric Simons Launches Claco, The "Github For Teachers"

Meet our team at VentureBeat's office hours on Monday

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This Monday, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., VentureBeat will be at your service as we host our first open office hours in San Francisco. If you’re working on a startup in the Bay Area and looking for advice, coverage, introductions to partners, or if you just want to meet...
Meet our team at VentureBeat's office hours on Monday

2012: The Year Tech Invaded NYC

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This past February, 10Gen, developer of the computer system database MongoDB, was in search of new office space, specifically in tech- and media-rich Midtown South. The company needed a large open layout for its workers, with an option for more space to allow the firm to grow—plus an option to...
2012: The Year Tech Invaded NYC

One Eager Investor Emailed This Startup 4 Times, Texted 3 Times, Called And Sent A LinkedIn Message

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Jason Freedman has gone through the startup accelerator program, Y Combinator, twice. In 2009 he launched FlightCaster, a site that predicts flight delays. "I have this distinct memory of standing in the lobby, seeing these investors talking to each other," Freedman writes. "I sheepishly introduced myself, giving them the...
One Eager Investor Emailed This Startup 4 Times, Texted 3 Times, Called And Sent A LinkedIn Message
Introducing the Android for grid batteries: GELI

Citing rapid staff expansion, eBay has doubled its office space in the Seattle area

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Microsoft is not the only game in the Seattle area, in case you were unaware: eBay has a large presence there as well. Today the company announced that it has leased a 53,000 square foot space in Bellevue, almost double the size of its current space in Redmond. The space...
Citing rapid staff expansion, eBay has doubled its office space in the Seattle area
PivotDesk's New Office-Sharing Marketplace Helps Startups Find Affordable Office Space

More Details on Apple's New Orlando 'GPU Design Center'

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We've learned more details about Apple's new 'GPU Design Center' in Orlando, Florida, following our reporting from earlier this week. Sources told MacRumors that the engineers Apple hired recently were not laid off from AMD, but were instead actively recruited -- largely via their LinkedIn profiles. Apple is said to...
More Details on Apple's New Orlando 'GPU Design Center'

Now In Search Of Its Second Cohort, AcceleratorHK Wants To Boost Hong Kong's Nascent Startup Scene

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Hong Kong’s startup scene is still in its infancy, but the founders of AcceleratorHK, the city’s first accelerator program, have high hopes that it will become one of Asia’s leading tech hubs. AcceleratorHK, which is sponsored by Telerik, is now seeking the second batch of startups from within and outside...
Now In Search Of Its Second Cohort, AcceleratorHK Wants To Boost Hong Kong's Nascent Startup Scene
Canadian Government Sending Six Startups to General Assembly for Three Months

How MemCachier went from a favor for a friend to cloud ubquity

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A funny thing happened with Amit Levy’s side project in 2011 to build a hosted memcached service — it became a company. Now that company, MemCachier, is striving for omnipresence in the cloud, and extending its reach from the Heroku platform as a service onto a number of PaaS offerings...
How MemCachier went from a favor for a friend to cloud ubquity
Google reportedly eyeing Chicago for new Motorola Mobility headquarters

Meet EvoNexus - the Country's Only Free Startup Incubator

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There are more than 1,000 business incubators in the U.S. But there’s only one pro bono incubator. No, not a professional startup camp run by the U2 frontman. Which is probably a good thing, since Bono was named the 2010 worst investor in America. (OK, that was before he...
Meet EvoNexus - the Country's Only Free Startup Incubator

Loosecubes shuts down after raising $7.8 million in June

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Loosecubes, the New York-based co-working startup, has shut down its operations, according to a cryptic blog post on its site. In June, the company raised $7.8 million in venture backing from New Enterprise Associates, Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, Hamilton Investment Partners, Revolution on top of a $1.23 million round in 2010. The company’s aim...
Loosecubes shuts down after raising $7.8 million in June

Rock Health founders writing prescriptions for high-tech doctors

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For a generation of tech-savvy, smartphone-connected doctors, looking up definitions in printed paper textbooks or searching for medical journal entries by volume and issue number seems downright archaic. Several of the entrepreneurs presenting their startups at Rock Health’s demo day on Wednesday held both medical and business degrees, which was reflected...
Rock Health founders writing prescriptions for high-tech doctors

TinyCo to set up not-so-tiny 60 person studio in Vancouver B.C.

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TinyCo has announced it will open new, standalone studio in Vancouver, British Columbia. TinyCo is the latest in a growing series of San Francisco-based game companies to set up north of the border, following in the footsteps of Gameview Studios and GREE. According to TinyCo CEO and co-founder Suli Ali,...
TinyCo to set up not-so-tiny 60 person studio in Vancouver B.C.

DUMBO Startup Lab Expands to New Loft Space

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The new space. (dumbostartuplab.com) Apparently DUMBO isn't wanting for tech talent after all. The sleepy strip of cobblestones and art galleries beneath the Manhattan Bridge has seen a surge in tech company leases, and DUMBO Startup Lab is next on the list to trade in their small workspace for a 2,300...
DUMBO Startup Lab Expands to New Loft Space

Microsoft's incubator play for Azure, Bing, and Kinect: Help young companies launch, then lock them in for life

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Microsoft is a company that you will occasionally hear referred to as one that makes very long bets. It’s always hard to gauge a long-term pronouncement in the short run, but at the moment the company appears to be both thinking and acting out that supposed role. Microsoft is investing...
Microsoft's incubator play for Azure, Bing, and Kinect: Help young companies launch, then lock them in for life

'Everyone knows I'm not in the Trampery to make a pile of money'

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Charles Armstrong, founder of a work space for tech-savvy London hipsters, outlines his plans to expand creative hubThis ain't no ordinary office. You can tell from the footwear. There's lots of Converse, other people are padding around in socks (yellow, green blue), and the boss is sporting shiny silver trainers.It...
'Everyone knows I'm not in the Trampery to make a pile of money'
The Startup UCLA Accelerator Is About Entrepreneurship Not Investment Returns
Bloomberg wages 'Made in NY' campaign to boost Big Apple's startup scene

Ex-tech blogger's new venture hooks up startups on both sides of the Atlantic

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Looking to expand your tech startup overseas, but not sure where to start? Entrepreneur and former journalist Courtney Boyd Myers [above] has launched an agency, dubbed Audience.io, to help young businesses with their digital marketing efforts as they move across the pond. More specifically, Audience.io will provide strategy around...
Ex-tech blogger's new venture hooks up startups on both sides of the Atlantic
Apple breaks ground on Santa Clara campus set to hold 1,200 employees

Facebook Eyes Old New York Times Building for New NYC Engineering Office

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(flickr.com/chadwho1ders) Facebook is heightening its presence in New York and is looking to expand from its Madison Avenue digs into a bigger office that is better equipped for its influx of engineers. According to Crain’s New York, sources say the execs at Facebook are considering an office space in the...
Facebook Eyes Old New York Times Building for New NYC Engineering Office

WSJ: Amazon wants 500K square feet of NYC office space

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Amazon could soon be making a big footprint in the Big Apple. Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Seattle online giant is looking for up to 250,000 square feet of office space in New York City, according to sources familiar with the matter. And that’s not all. Amazon wants...
WSJ: Amazon wants 500K square feet of NYC office space
Cheap Tech And Offices Mean Startups Need Less Funding [Infographic]

Maybe You Should Start Paying Attention to Indie Games Developers

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Big video games like Mass Effect 3 and Halo 4 aren’t going away anytime soon. But a growing cadre of independent games developers is taking the road less traveled — keeping teams tiny and visions narrow. In fact, they say they don’t want to grow. And despite that unorthodox...
Maybe You Should Start Paying Attention to Indie Games Developers
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