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#NYCTech - https://player.vimeo.com/video/127239139 This mini documentary by filmmaker Sachin Dharwadker explores the ins and outs of the tech industry in New York City. It features Anthony Casalena, CEO and Founder of Square Space, as well as...
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Advertising - Which is more likely to win the TV battle: CBS or Netflix? In media pundit Michael Wolff's eyes, there isn't any competition between the two, because old media has already crushed new media, primarily because streaming media still...
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Advice - https://www.youtube.com/embed/5_0dVHMpJloThis past fall Peter Thiel, founder of PayPal and Palantir, delivered a talk entitled “Competition is for Losers” at Stanford University’s Center for Professional...
How to be a Class A Entrepreneur and Solve Startup Problems
Advice - “Who wants to change the world?” Director for the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Ted D. Zoller asks a group of undergraduate students in a Duke University classroom this question in regards to their understanding of...
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Advertising - There's not much more to say about this work from creative agency Langland that was already said in the headline. Other than it's aim is to call attention to a new STD testing kit from Randox Laboratories that allows people to test...
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Advice - At Stanford University’s lecture on “How to Start a Startup,” entrepreneur and Y Combinator president Sam Altman discussed teams and execution. He emphasized the importance of knowing your startup, the people working with you on...
TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2013 - Day 2
AlleyTalk -Public markets are doing a good job of valuing technology companies, but the same cannot be said for private investors, closely watched venture capitalist Fred Wilson said recently.The big problem: Startups can get much better...
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Drones - The drone industry is expected to climb to a whopping $8.4 billion by 2019, according to ABI Research. But most of that growth won't come from selling hardware.Instead, it's all the applications and services on top of the hardware...
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Business - Nothing may say 2015 more than a company that claims it's "the Uber for drones."While the Federal Aviation Administration figures out how to regulate drones, it continues to approve their use. Nearly 400 "exemptions" have been...
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Funding - The on-demand startup space has never been hotter.Research firm CB Insights released a report recently highlighting just how much money is rushing into startups like Uber, Airbnb and Instacart. Investment activity is red-hot,...
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Cool Tech -Paul Vigna honors Bitcoin Pizza Day, the five-year anniversary of an unorthodox method of buying a pizza.Video not showing up? Click here
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Cool Tech -Raymond Wang, 17, won $75,000 and first place at Intel's Science and Engineering Fair for his study of how to improve air quality in...
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Cool Tech -Google will now surface real-time tweets in search results on its app and mobile site. Video not showing up? Click here
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Cool Tech - It's tough to say whether the private market for tech companies is in bubble territory, but lofty late-stage funding in Silicon Valley could benefit from public market discipline, the managing director at LererHippeau Ventures said...
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Tech -A fix for a new computer bug could impact more than 20,000 websites, rendering them unreadable. Video not showing up? Click here
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Apps -With a few taps on your smartphone, you can now get your skin analyzed. Video not showing up? Click here