HBO’s Silicon Valley On Startups

New startups are born every day here in Startup Land. That’s why it’s so hard to keep track of all the rising stars. It used to be that if you knew a startup by name you could pretty easily figure out what their product/service did (think pets.com or OrderAhead.com). However, as more and more companies are being created, startup founders have had to look further…

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Silicon Valley’s Second Most Famous Garage

If there is an epicenter for the folklore around people starting multi billion dollar companies out of their garage, Silicon Valley would surely be it. The garage where Dave Packard and Bill Hewlett founded the Hewlett-Packard Company (HP as it’s known today) has long been Silicon Valley’s number one startup garage.¬†Now, 26 years after it officially became a California historical landmark, there’s a new garage…

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David Carrico

There is nothing quite like watching your favorite band play live at an amazing concert venue or music festival. However, sometimes you just can’t get to the show – especially if it’s sold out. That’s where David Carrico, co-founder of startup¬†EVNTLIVE, comes in. David’s vision is to make concerts available “anywhere, anytime.” by offering an on-demand, streaming service that will let you watch shows on…

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Mavericks Invitational 2013 Opening Ceremony

It’s easy to lose track of time in Startup Land due to the fact that we only have two seasons: “warm” and “less warm”. However, we do have some obvious visual clues (leaves falling, colored lights, fleece, etc.) as well as a few seasonal markers. My new favorite is the opening ceremony for the Mavericks Invitational surf competition. Every Fall 24 big wave surfers are…

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C2SV 2013

When most people think of Silicon Valley they usually think one of three things: technology giants such as Apple, Google and Facebook, robot controlled factories churning out Tesla electric cars, or garages filled with entrepreneurs. While those conceptions continue to dominate headlines, some new cultural ventures might just put Startup Land on “the map” in new ways. One such venture is C2SV (Create. Converge. Silicon…

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