The New Pathway to Exits
Posted at 7:45h, 14 Feb 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Silicon Valley is fond of exits – isn’t a meaningful exit the dream and endgame of every investor and entrepreneur in tech? You have to admire – or shake your head in total disbelief at – Silicon Valley, when it comes to what they’ve managed to accomplish: namely, disrupt a number of industries, as well […]
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Robotics, Drones, AI and Autonomous Vehicles: The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Here
Posted at 8:00h, 31 Jan 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Oliver Mitchell of Autonomy Ventures, who also blogs at The Robot Rabbi, spoke at our January 26 Investor Breakfast, and the conversation was column-worthy. After all, the robots are coming and that’s very much Oliver’s domain, and their growing presence on the global landscape, along with other technologies, is being referred to as the Fourth […]
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The Innovator’s New Dilemma
Posted at 8:00h, 17 Jan 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
It has been 10 years since the iPhone first appeared, and when it did, people frankly didn’t know what to make of it. . According to Quartz, “When Steve Jobs stood on the stage 10 years ago today at the MacWorld Expo in San Francisco’s Moscone Center, he started out by saying he was launching […]
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The Emperor’s New, New Clothes
Posted at 8:00h, 13 Dec 2016 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
The establishment of any new Industrial Age always brings with it the loss of jobs, or a shifting of them, at the very least, and technology is no exception. But the tech sector did come up with an ingenious solution for certain people who found themselves somewhat disenfranchised or in need of some quick cash: […]
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Tech, Disrupted
Posted at 8:00h, 06 Dec 2016 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Silicon Valley Has an Empathy Vacuum, according to Om Malik, whom we know personally (although it’s been a while) and for whom we’ve always had great respect, and who, in our opinion, was being kind, or at least diplomatic. “There is a new economic system emerging that is based on consumer capitalism, that innovates ways […]
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