Tag archive for ‘Silicon Valley’
By insider On Monday, February 18th, 2013

Giving Girls a Startup Chance in Silicon Valley

  Sixteen tables line the sides of the showcase at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View. Grinning merchants man each one, enticing customers with their wares. For these startups, it’s their chance More...

By insider On Friday, January 18th, 2013

12 Of The Most Important People In Silicon Valley Ate Dinner Together Last Night

A key reason why Yahoo’s board hired Marissa Mayer as its CEO was her deep-reaching social and professional connections through Silicon Valley. Those connections were on display last night at a dinner More...

By insider On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Secretive Startup Palantir Is Now Worth ~$8 Billion, According To Cofounder

One of the hottest startups in Silicon Valley is one that most people in business have never heard of: Palantir Tech. That’s because consumers aren’t Palantir’s customers; it’s a data More...

By insider On Monday, January 14th, 2013

How To Turn A $50,000 Investment Into A $250 Million Company

More than four years ago, 500 Startups partner Dave McClure invested about $50,000 in a newborn company called Wildfire Interactive. Eventually, Wildfire would build a business around helping other businesses More...