Jobs and New York’s Green New Deal

Clean Tech, and New York’s Green New Deal, have common objectives: cleaner air, fewer emissions, more efficient fuel use. If that mix leads to the development of new technology, new products, a new factory, and new jobs, all the better.…
30 Tech Hot Spots in New York

If you drive a car in New York you have probably driven by at least one or two officially designated ‘innovation hot spots,’ maybe in an old industrial zone? And kept on driving no doubt. No wonder. These often nondescript…
Student entrepreneurs swap classrooms for startup

Have you ever wondered what’s driving today’s tech startup funding curve on the university campus? Two words: Student entrepreneurship. Some of the greatest technology companies in Silicon Valley’s were launched by the classroom-to-startup method now popular at tech  school and…
IBM’s AI Hot Spot: Tech Valley New York

Tech Valley is the next Artificial Intelligence Hot Spot, a designation that follows recent reports that IBM Research will build a cutting-edge technology center for AI hardware in New York’s Capital Region. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the news, noting…
What’s going down in Silicon Valley?

What’s going down in Silicon Valley? The headlines tell a big part of part of the story, but only one part. How complete and accurate a picture one gets about the social justice uprisings, and the ‘Big Tech’ rumblings out…

Signals and Noise   UNDER PRESSURE – Israel, or “Startup Nation” as it’s sometimes called, is buzzing from two recent news stories about bigtime investments in the expanding semiconductor manufacturing sector along Israel’s west coast. It’s another sign of the…
Dateline SILICON VALLEY

  Some of the top stories making news this week in Silicon Valley. Click on the images below to view the article.   January 2 – February 4, 2009 Intel Corp.’s uninspiring choice of former chief financial officer Bob Swan…