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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

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

Y Combinator wants to find the next Facebook -- in China

A top Silicon Valley fund that helped launch major startups like Airbnb and Dropbox is setting its sights on China......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 15th, 2018

How new technology and new companies are upgrading Silicon Valley"s supply chain

As hardware makes a comeback, a new wave of robotics and logistics technology is reshaping the manufacturing businesses quietly fueling the region's tech giants and high-growth startups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2018

DNA-testing companies like 23andMe sell your genetic data to drugmakers and other Silicon Valley startups

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider DNA-testing company 23andMe made headlines last week when it announced that it would share consumers' anonymized genetic data with pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline as part of a $.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2018

US-China trade war threatens Silicon Valley

The Trump administration has proposed tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, including products that underpin the tech sector. CNN's Samuel Burke reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 31st, 2018

Microsoft"s Peggy Johnson has a new plan to get a 60% return on investment for her corporate VC fund (MSFT)

Microsoft Microsoft's independent seed venture fund M12, Silicon Valley Bank, and EQT Ventures have launched a contest to fund enterprise startups with at least one female founder. M12 is the brainc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Marc Andreessen: How Silicon Valley Works And Investing In Startups

A interv.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 17th, 2018

Lady Gaga wins backing for cosmetics company

Gaga, oh, la la! A top Silicon Valley venture capital firm known for successful consumer startups is backing Lady Gaga’s soon-to-be-launched cosmetic company, sources say.  Recode reports that Lightspeed Venture Partners, the investment firm t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Home-buying, delayed gratification for most millennials, is nearly impossible in San Jose

Millennials in San Jose want the same things as millennials elsewhere but homeownership may no longer be part of the Silicon Valley dream......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Silicon Valley Bank to hire 100-plus in Tempe

Silicon Valley Bank focuses on tech and innovation companies, from startups to larger, more mature companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Sell tech: Morgan Stanley"s warning to investors

The beloved tech sector has mostly been spared from the stormy financial weather of 2018. But deepening trade tensions could soon bring turbulence to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 9th, 2018

Sell tech! Morgan Stanley"s warning to investors

The tech sector has been mostly spared from the stormy financial weather of 2018. But deepening trade tensions could soon bring turbulence to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 9th, 2018

Once-hot flash storage company Tintri on the verge of collapse

Tintri Inc. employees are speaking out about the dysfunction that led to the flash storage provider's precipitous decline. In just over a year, the Mountain View-based company has gone from being one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups to the verge .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to block Chinese investment in U.S. companies could be trouble for a number of American automotive and technology companies. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s real estate market is so absurd that this 1-acre dirt lot in Palo Alto is selling for $15 million

Google Street View A one-acre dirt lot in Palo Alto, California, is selling for a whopping $15 million. The property's future owners would not only have to shell out that sum for the land but likely millions more to build a home on to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2018

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to bl.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

Plans advance for future Dayton-area Menards location

One of the largest home improvement retailers in the country is moving ahead with its plan to bring a new location to the Dayton area. Menards will break ground next spring on a new location in Fairborn, its fourth store in the Miami Valley. Miamisb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s housing crisis is so dire that this 897-square-foot Palo Alto home is selling for $2.59 million — take a look inside

Matthew Anello for Alain Pinel Realtors A small-yet-charming 897-square-foot residence in Palo Alto, CA could be yours for a cool $2.59 million.   The two-bedroom, one bathroom home, at 128 Middlefield Road, is yet ano.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2018