December 11, 2013

Lean Startup: Highlights, photos & takeaways

by JD Lasica

Highlights, photos and takeaways from the Lean Startup conference held in San Francisco on Dec. 9-10, 2013. Speakers included Reid Hoffman, Eric Ries, Steve Blank and others. Continue reading

October 2, 2013

Photos of Launch conference for mobile startups

by JD Lasica

Photos and highlights from Launch Mobile & Wearables, a gathering of several hundred entrepreneurs, technologists and startup staffers organized by entrepreneur/VC Jason Calacanis and his team.
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September 30, 2013

Ansa: Text friends safely, securely & without regret

by JD Lasica

Ansa is a startup that has developed a mobile app for iOS and Android that enables people using mobile devices to text safely and securely, by giving them the power to retrieve messages and photos and giving them the ability to set a time limit before the message self-destructs. Continue reading

August 28, 2013

Worst business advice given to women founders

by David Spark

At the Women 2.0 Founder Friday event at Google, I asked attendees about the worst business advice they’ve ever received. Here are their answers. Continue reading

July 29, 2013

15 painful lessons you’ll learn working at a startup

by David Spark

Advice from entrepreneurs to smooth your journey Target audience: Entrepreneurs, startups, developers, venture capitalists (VCs). Working at a startup is a series of one painful lesson after another. Startup entrepreneurs tend to congregate at tech events to commiserate or brag about startup life. At the SF New Tech event in San Francisco earlier this month, I asked the attendees, all … Continue reading