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Thousands expected to attend Silicon Beach’s biggest tech startup event of the year

TechDay, the largest startup event series in the United States, is returning to Los Angeles for the fourth annual TechDay LA. This one-day exhibition will take place on September 27, 2018 at The Reef and is the city’s biggest expo and conference exclusively for the technology startup community.

Jason Calacanis’s Top Tips for Angel Investors

In the world of tech investments, Jason Calacanis needs no introduction. Having founded his first company in the dot-com era and making a name for himself as an angel investor in the early days of the industry, the 46-year-old has bagged six unicorns to date, including Uber and Thumbtack, racking up a personal fortune in the ballpark of $125m. (more…)

Applying Blockchain Technology in Foreign Aid and International Development

2017 was a major breakout year for blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. From the explosion in ICO projects to the mainstream frenzy around cryptocurrency prices, blockchain technology and its application has dominated the conversation among multiple sectors. (more…)

Is Airbnb ready for an IPO?

In late January, Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky took to Twitter to announce that the company would “be sharing the biggest changes” to its platform in 10 years and would embrace what he’s calling an “infinite time horizon.” One of the largest tech unicorns to date seems to be preparing for what could be the biggest IPO of 2018. (more…)

How the best startups are cashing in on branding

Some of the best startups in recent years are also among the few, rare new brands gaining phenomenal traction on global markets in just years or months – by nailing their branding right there on the pitch deck when looking for startup funding. (more…)

A decade into the new renaissance of electric vehicles

Electric cars first appeared in the second half of the 19th century. The first vehicles were high cost, low speed, and had a very limited range of battery. Compared to their later internal combustion engine counterparts, they didn’t stand a chance in surviving. Still, it was an electric vehicle that held the vehicular land speed record until at least 1900. (more…)

What the world’s top 10 self-made billionaires have in common

As it turns out – a lot. Not that there’s a set recipe for landing on any list among the top 10 entrepreneurs of our time, but surely there must be some common traits and takeaways from their individual success stories.

There’s a new breed of self-made billionaire climbing Forbes’ renowned success lists lately and we wondered what, if any, their secret to success was.  (more…)