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How does OWS affect start-ups?

Guest Post by Parris Khachi, friend of SF New Tech, Founder of Let’s Whoosh, and an all around tech geek with lots on his mind. So, I only half support these OWS guys. I love that they are out there. I love that they are raising awareness about various injustices. I adore the fact that they are […]

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Startup SWOT: Selections from Mobile Night

Flixlab Flixlab has developed a cloud-based social video platform that enables consumers to easily share raw assets and create polished movies from the video clips and pictures on their smartphones, and their friends’ smartphones, and upload them to social networks.

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Stop Ashton Kutcher before It’s Too Late

Stop Ashton Kutcher before It’s Too Late

I don’t want to believe that the tech industry is inescapably bound towards another dangerous bubble. I have been able to rationalize my denial with the idea that the Silicon Valley of the ’90’s is not the Silicon Valley now. We are smarter, more calculating, and led by veterans who know how to help nurture the sustainable […]

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Hacking The Planet: The business behind high tech’s hacking culture

Hacking The Planet: The business behind high tech’s hacking culture

“I don’t want good students. I don’t want Ivy League kids. I don’t want the typical rank and file that go off to IBM or get pulled into Microsoft and Google because they got an internship via their career center. I want kids that spent their time doing things that live and breathe algorithms. I […]

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The Emergence of Coworking: Startups share offices before they scale

The Emergence of Coworking: Startups share offices before they scale

If the Bay Area economy was akin to a baseball game, the technology and startup entrepreneurs are wearing their rally caps and driving in the jobs. As the startup industry grows, led by founders and powered by angel and venture funding, community has become the glue to hold it all together. Whether it’s a high-profile […]

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