The tables are set. Our sneakers are laced. It's time to get serious. The 2013 Golden Gate Smackdown is upon us!
Twitter and HootSuite announced a new way of selling and managing promoted tweets, promoted trends, and promoted accounts: right in HootSuite's social media management dashboard.
A picture might indeed be worth a thousand words as visual social networks Pinterest and Instagram continue to grow. But how do analytics change when photos say more than text?
New York City Mayor Bloomberg, who describes himself as an "entrepreneur" first and foremost on Twitter, is launching a new initiative to support local tech startups.
The average angel is 47 years old, makes $90,000 a year, invests in one out of every 10 deals he sees, invests $37,000 in each deal, and lives in California. The halo and the wings? Those are just for show.
Guest Post Here's how to not sound like a tool or a startup clone in eight easy steps!
Guest Post Since I decided to go into web search, I immediately applied to Google. Along the way, the same question came up over and over “Who do you know at Google?”
Prestigious venture capital firm Sequoia Capital confirms existence of its Scout Seed Fund, which provides entrepreneurs with liquidity to make angel investments in early-stage startups.
NYU will create a Center for Data Science composed of faculty from across the university and will offer a variety of graduate-degree programs to its students.
What kinds of posts do well with your Facebook audience? What topics are most viral for your customers? And how can you find clones of your best fans?
Guest Post For some reason over the last 6 months or so I started caring about being liked. Liked by the Silicon Valley set. Liked by venture capitalists. Liked by the kind of men that determine who is or is not “one of us” in tech.
A great company culture doesn't have to cost a lot of money -- it's not about masseuses and prime rib.
Guest Post Entrepreneur Payam Zamani explores the similarities between climbing mountains and starting a business from scratch.
I’m sitting in the dentist’s office on my last Friday morning as an entrepreneur. My daughter is having a cavity filled.
Monday will be my first day free from any job title or official company in 22 years, and I’m …
Come unwind with a few cocktails, meet some VentureBeat staffers, and network with a mix of technology execs, investors, and other VIPs.
Guest Post Startups are having a tough time finding the talent they need, and Congress is paying attention.
The Iron Yard is a coworking space, accelerator program, and code academy heating up the tech scene in Greenville, South Carolina.
Online investing platform SecondMarket partners with CircleUp, which crowdfunds consumer goods companies looking to grow.
During his first "Fireside Hangout" on YouTube, President Barack Obama called for education, immigration, and patent reform to support the tech scene, not to mention the American economy.