In Silicon Valley, Chinese "accelerators" aim to bring startups home

NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Chinese tech investors flee Silicon Valley as Trump tightens scrutiny

New Trump administration policies aimed at curbing China's access to American innovation have all but halted Chinese investment in U.S. technology startups, as both investors and startup founders abandon deals amid scrutiny from Washington......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 7th, 2019

HBR: How the geography of startups and innovation is changing

It’s getting easier for founders to build their companies at home without having to be in Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

Homecare platform startup Ucarer launches in Silicon Valley

Taiwan-headquartered Ucarer, which helps connect Chinese seniors who need in-home care with homecare professionals, is seeking series B funding as it begins to expand business to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 5th, 2018

Trump’s China threat could hit car tech startups

From Ford to Tesla and dozens of Silicon Valley startups in between, the Trump administration's threat to block Chinese investment in U.S. companies could spell trouble......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

China created 46 startups worth at least $1 billion in the five years since 2012 — 80% of all of Asia"s unicorns

Silicon Valley is still the global leader in startup creation, but Chinese cities Beijing and Shanghai are leading the pack over in Asia, hot on the heels of their Western counterparts.  Most of the "heavyweight hubs" — me.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

These angel investors want to bring women into startups early

The #Angels collective wants to help women get a bigger piece of Silicon Valley's startup action......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 11th, 2018

For Silicon Valley"s Startups, The Bill Is Finally Coming Due

Silicon Valley startups like Hustle, an ad-messaging company that spent lavishly on thi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019

California is home to the country’s hottest housing market, but data shows southern metros like Dallas are closing in

When it comes to the country’s hottest housing markets, Silicon Valley still holds the top spot, but metros in the south aren’t far behind. A new report from Seattle-based Zillow ranked the top 10 housing markets in 2019 and found that half of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

Viewpoint: 7 tips for Ohio companies to achieve growth that attracts VC

For nearly 20 years I worked as a venture capitalist in Silicon Valley, which remains the dominant market in the U.S. venture capital landscape. Two years ago, I chose to move back to my home state of Ohio. Many people ask why I wanted to move away f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Chinese Money Flees Silicon Valley As Trump Clamps Down On Access To US Tech

Thanks to new policies from the Trump administration aimed at cracking down at Beijing's access to strategic US technologies, China has all but halted investments in US-bas.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 9th, 2019

Marc Andreessen: Apple has hit an absolute home run

One of Silicon Valley’s most influential venture capitalists has seen the future of wearable computers and it is Apple. Two minutes transcribed from Talent, TechTrends, and….....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 7th, 2019

Tesla stock gains 3% after company breaks ground on Chinese factory

Shares of Tesla Inc. rose 3% in midday trading Monday on the heels of the Silicon Valley auto maker's breaking g.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

MIB: Startups NOT in Silicon Valley, New York City or Boston 

Three quarters of all venture-funded startups are in Silicon Valley, New York City or Boston (or within those cities’ states). Neglecting the talent, innovation and entrepreneurial energy in the remaining 47 states does not .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 24th, 2018

Silicon Valley startup founders return home to Pittsburgh for youth mentoring

Chattha and Alpert judged a pitch competition for ages 12 to 18 through the YouthPlaces organization......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 24th, 2018

Tech"s Next Act

Reid Hoffman, Hemant Taneja, and others talk tech, startups, and IPOs at our Silicon Valley roundtable. Plus, 12 private companies to watch......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 22nd, 2018

Want to buy a home in the Valley"s swankiest neighborhoods? Here"s what you need to earn

If you want to live in Arizona's most exclusive ZIP code, you better bring home a lot of dollar bills. Paradise Valley 85253 is the only ZIP in the state with a median home value north of $1 million, according to data compiled by Zillow Group (Nas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 15th, 2018

Why Startups Keep Raising Mega-Rounds of $100 Million (or More)

Meeting demand or hoarding capital for a downturn? The eye-popping Silicon Valley trend is not necessarily a positive development, venture capitalists say. Silicon Valley is nothing if not an engine.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 12th, 2018

How Europe’s Young Tech Industry Can Avoid Silicon Valley’s Diversity Failures

In 2018, 93% of funds from European VC firms went to startups founded only by men. Europe’s growing tech industry resembles Silicon Valley in many ways. But in one respect, that&#.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 12th, 2018

Silicon Valley Helped Build Huawei. Washington Could Dismantle It.

Any U.S. actions against Huawei for alleged sanctions violations could devastate the Chinese company’s operations—and curtail business for U.S. tech companies......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 10th, 2018

Silicon Valley is betting on one Iowa town's efforts to bring tech jobs to rural America

It's important for our economy, country and society "to have ladders of opportunity for people everywhere," says venture capitalist.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 9th, 2018