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We scouted the homes of the top tech executives, and they all live in this San Francisco suburb for the 1%

The celebrities of Silicon Valley live private lives. We don't know much about them outside of the mega-companies they lead, though it's fun to speculate on the shoes they wear, the restaurants where they feast, and their comings and goings at Burning Man.<p>One thing's for certain: many of the rich …

Silicon Valley

VC Mike Hirshland has some (very early) seed-stage investing advice

Mike Hirshland has been a Boston-based investor for 17 years, first with the venture firm Polaris Partners and, for the last five years, at the firm he co-founded, Resolute Ventures, which has offices in both Boston and San Francisco.<p>Hirshland doesn’t say so outright, but presumably he has a …

Venture Capital

Indiegogo Wants To Reclaim Its Momentum With A Renewed Focus On Entrepreneurs

CEO David Mandelbrot spoke with Fast Company about what the platform is doing to stand out from the crowdfunding crowd.<p>Kickstarter is for creative projects. CrowdRise (acquired last week by GoFundMe) is for nonprofit fundraising. And Indiegogo is for… well, exactly what <i>does</i> differentiate Indiegogo …

Startups

The Sad Saga of The Beechcraft Starship

Captains Kirk and Picard had starships to explore the universe. Earthly mortals could have had futuristic Starships to crisscross the world, but …