Week in Review

2013 new year sparkler

1) Looking Ahead to 2013 | Keen On… John Borthwick

John Borthwick sits with Andrew Keen and speaks about the year ahead for startups and tech. The conversation moves from the evolving startup funding structure to the Betaworks launch of tapestry for iOS devices. What is the future of the coming “data wars” between user and provider? Watch to find out more.


2) Funding Startups and Only Asking for 2% with Hackers & Founders

Jonathan Nelson tells the story of how Hackers & Founders got started and talks about their new incubator program.


3) Ask a VC: Rob Coneybeer

Leena Rao talks with Rob Coneybeer, managing director of Shasta Ventures and asks reader questions. Rob Shares his thoughts on early stage investment in mobile and wireless technology.


4) – Venture Capital : This Week in Venture Capital #72 with John Greathouse

Mark sits down with John Greathouse of Rincon Ventures. The Venture Capitalist and UC Santa Barbara professor talks about living in Santa Barbara, his involvement with Resumator, and gives some valuable advice to young entrepreneurs.


5) – Startups : News Roundtable with Ben Parr and James Altucher-TWiST #318

On the 1st episode of TWiST in 2013, @jason sits down with Ben Parr of DominateFund and angel and writer James Altucher. Topics for this riveting episode include the FTC vs. Google, Apple vs Waze, Google vs. Apple, and the acquisition of Avis Budget group. Also, will Ashton Kutcher crush it as Steve Jobs??? Stay tuned to find out.