July 19, 2017

Book review: ‘Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups’

by JD Lasica

Book review: “Angel,” Jason Calacanis’ first book, is brash, candid and opinionated, much like the author, and it’s a refreshing change of pace from the dry angel investing tomes that have preceded it. Continue reading

Category: Books, Featured articles, JD Lasica
February 9, 2017

3 killer ways to create & curate social content

by Guest writer

Content curation is the perfect counterpart to creating content by sharing other useful articles, videos, and blog posts with your audience. Continue reading

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January 25, 2017

6 mobile app trends to watch in 2017

by Guest writer

Here are six trends in 2017 that will impact mobile and contribute to its continuously staggering growth. Continue reading

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December 1, 2016

‘Fourth Transformation’ book: Brace for impact

by JD Lasica

Book review: A clear-eyed look at the mind-blowing changes in spatial computing dead ahead Title: “The Fourth Transformation: How Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence Change Everything” Authors: Robert Scoble & Shel Israel My rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Release date: December 7, 2016 on Amazon At the Launch Scale conference in San Francisco on Nov. 14, technologist-futurist Robert Scoble held forth for 20 minutes wearing a mixed … Continue reading

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November 18, 2016

2 Google Demo Day award winners

by JD Lasica

Here are two of the startups won the top awards and garnered special praise at Google Demo Day for women startup founders: BeerOrCoffee and CastBox. Continue reading

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November 16, 2016

Takeaways from Launch Scale 2016

by JD Lasica

Here are highlights and takeaways from the LaunchScale event held Nov. 14-15, 2016 in San Francisco and attended by hundreds of startup founders. Continue reading

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