startup venture

startup venture

With $650K In Seed Funding, YC-Backed Upverter Chases The Dream Of A Hardware Startup Revolution

techcrunch.com
Toronto’s Upverter is a startup that’s poised to effect change that could reshape the landscape of entrepreneurship. That’s not something you can say about most of the businesses we cover on a daily basis, whether or not they have good ideas. But it’s definitely true of Upverter, the company that’s...
With $650K In Seed Funding, YC-Backed Upverter Chases The Dream Of A Hardware Startup Revolution

Because It's Standard

www.avc.com
Case studies are true stories that teach lessons. And one of the great lessons I got in my career was care of a lawyer named Morty. This is a reblog of a post I wrote in Feb 2007. I thought about it last week in an email discussion with a...
Because It's Standard

How Many Kinds Of Immigrant Visas Does It Take To Staff A Startup?

readwrite.com
Guest author Michael J. Petrucelli is the founder and executive chairman of iClearpath, an online immigration startup. Despite the United States' rich history as a haven for ambitious immigrants, many foreigners looking to work in the U.S. have had to cope with increasingly restrictive immigration policies. As a result, the...
How Many Kinds Of Immigrant Visas Does It Take To Staff A Startup?

Boston's Mobile Mafia: Why Facebook Should Have Stayed in New England

www.readwriteweb.com
In Boston, the startup community, venture capitalists and state government all rue the day they let Facebook leave the city and move to San Francisco. Who could have known at the time that the social platform would one day have 850 million monthly active users and be headed towards...
Boston's Mobile Mafia: Why Facebook Should Have Stayed in New England

Twitter co-founder hints at new startup venture called Jelly

gigaom.com
It seems he’s at it again. Biz Stone, one of the co-founders of Twitter and the Obvious Corp., tweeted on Monday that he’s venturing back into new startup territory with his latest project called Jelly. (Of the fish variety, not the peanut butter one.) People are basically good—when provided a...
Twitter co-founder hints at new startup venture called Jelly

Reminder: The TC Chicago Meetup Is Tonight (And It's Going To Blow Your Mind!)

techcrunch.com
We’re heading into the last leg of our Northern Meetup series. Toronto and Detroit have come and gone, and we now find ourselves in the Windy City. And what a wonderfully windy city it is! But even better than getting a good, close look at Chicago is the opportunity to...
Reminder: The TC Chicago Meetup Is Tonight (And It's Going To Blow Your Mind!)

Facebook and Twitter: Welcome to the new platform wars

gigaom.com
There’s been a lot of virtual ink spilled lately about the way that Twitter has been flexing its platform muscles by cracking down on the use of its API and — some argue — squeezing the life out of its ecosystem, but it’s worth noting that Facebook is not above...
Facebook and Twitter: Welcome to the new platform wars

StartUp Visa Act Introduced By Senators Kerry and Lugar

www.feld.com
Today, Senator John Kerry (D-MA) and Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) introduced the StartUp Visa Act of 2010.  The group of us behind the Startup Visa project have been working closely with key members of each Senators’ staff on this and we are incredibly pleased with the proposed bill.  Following...
StartUp Visa Act Introduced By Senators Kerry and Lugar

A Startup CEO May Have Just Walked Away From A Half-Billion-Dollar Apple Buyout

www.businessinsider.com
Reports have Waze, a mobile navigation app, walking away from a $500 million offer from Apple, which already uses the startup's data in its controversial new mapping service. Earlier this week, TechCrunch reporter Mike Butcher wrote that Apple was in talk to acquire the startup. Venture capitalist MG Siegler, a TechCrunch contributor,...
A Startup CEO May Have Just Walked Away From A Half-Billion-Dollar Apple Buyout
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?