silicon valley style

silicon valley style

Money management, Silicon Valley-style

tech.fortune.cnn.com
With a successful hedge fund and a top-secret security firm under his belt, Joe Lonsdale is trying something new. FORTUNE -- Joe Lonsdale is what an earlier generation would have called a young man in a hurry. A protégé of investor Peter Thiel, Lonsdale helped him build Clarium Capital into...
Money management, Silicon Valley-style

Social Media Week: inside New York's startup bubble

www.guardian.co.uk
The city is enjoying a proliferation of start-up tech ventures, but steady growth and second round funding evade the vast majorityNew York's political and business leaders like to trumpet the city's burgeoning tech start-up scene, but leading figures in the sector have warned that growing beyond start-up phase is proving...
Social Media Week: inside New York's startup bubble

Olympic 2012 media centre to become hi-tech hub

www.guardian.co.uk
iCity chosen to turn site near Stratford into offices, data centre, TV studio and hi-tech production facilitiesOnce the games are over, the Olympic media centre near Stratford is set to be transformed into a technology hub - extending east London's 'Silicon Roundabout' from Old Street where thousands of tech start-ups...
Olympic 2012 media centre to become hi-tech hub

Foxconn's investment in Indonesia tipped to reach $10bn and include a Silicon Valley-style tech hub

thenextweb.com
Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn ended weeks of speculation when, last Friday, it confirmed that it would invest $1 billion to develop a factory there, but its total investment in the country could reach $10 billion and yield a Silicon Valley-style tech hub. While Foxconn — know in Chinese as Hon...
Foxconn's investment in Indonesia tipped to reach $10bn and include a Silicon Valley-style tech hub

Foxconn's plan to build a factory in Indonesia is reportedly delayed due to regulatory issues

thenextweb.com
Plans for a Foxconn factory in Indonesia have hit a snag after the AFP reported that parent company Hon Hai has failed to reach an agreement with the national government to start work as expected. Hon Hai’s investment in Indonesia, speculated to be worth up to $10 billion, was expected kick off...
Foxconn's plan to build a factory in Indonesia is reportedly delayed due to regulatory issues

Lean government? How HHS is following Silicon Valley's lead

gigaom.com
Government agencies aren’t known for their efficiency, inspiring work spaces or willingness to experiment. (If you’ve ever lived in Washington, DC, you know they can be the exact opposite.) But, last year, Bryan Sivak, the CTO and entrepreneur-in-residence at the Department of Health and Human Services, was tapped to bring...
Lean government? How HHS is following Silicon Valley's lead

CornellNYC Faculty Expands With Hires for Big Data, Physical Computing

betabeat.com
Artist’s rendering. (Image: Cornell University) CornellNYC is starting to come together. Applications are now being accepted; the infant school has a home with Google until the Roosevelt Island campus is complete. Now the Cornell Daily Sun reports that the faculty has grown by two more members. That faculty lounge is starting to fill...
CornellNYC Faculty Expands With Hires for Big Data, Physical Computing
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Announcing our first batch of HealthBeat 2013 speakers

venturebeat.com
HealthBeat 2013 is vintage VentureBeat, with a twist: It’s all the latest in technology and innovation you have come to expect, only this time we are doing a deep dive into the health care space. We’re bringing the health care decision makers in the same room. We’ll be inviting hospital...
Announcing our first batch of HealthBeat 2013 speakers
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