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How Fab Labs are changing consumer culture

What are Fab Labs? Fabrication labs, also known as fab labs, utilize flexible technology and equipment to make the design, creation, and distribution process of More...

A new program, Make in LA, aims to develop entrepreneurs and accelerate their hardware startups in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — A new startup accelerator launched today in Los Angeles. Make in LA is helping evolve the local innovation More...

White House, National League of Cities, Small Business Administration launch initiative to help entrepreneurs

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In conjunction with the White House and Small Business Administration, the National League of Cities today launched a new More...

In Kansas City neighborhood, the present and future collide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – To three generations, the neighborhood west of State Line Road at 45th Street was known as Spring Valley. Now the More...

The Higher ED Blog: Anatomy of business incubation in Canada

How do we help entrepreneurs start new businesses? And how do we improve the chances that these start-up firms will survive? Business incubation has been More...

Will these 5 models of crowdfunding replace Angel and VC investors?

Martin Zwilling at Entrepreneur takes a look at five crowdfunding models that could become real alternatives for entrepreneurs seeking funding and visibility. These are: the rewards model, the More...

Startup fever goes global

The previous model for start-up tech companies looking to gain funding was to build a solid base locally and then expand, the technology market now More...

An infographic power ranking of California’s start-up cities

We all know of Silicon Valley and its exquisite volume of startup success. We often hear about other cities that boast start-ups as though they More...

5 ways women entrepreneurs can overcome the funding gap

When is comes to business women have never had it very easy and have had to claw their way in and to the top, and More...

The 14 best startup cities in America

We are all well aware of the usual startup hubs that all the coolest businesses are popping out of ie. San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Brooklyn, More...

Why Nairobi is attracting social enterprise startups

If you’re an entrepreneur who wants to start a company that makes a difference, you might want to consider setting up shop in Nairobi, Kenya. More...

The myth of the tech whiz who quits college to start a company

Tech founders are in the news daily and as it would appear, they all seem to fit the same three criteria: they are young, technically More...