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Hallo Berlin! Startup School General Assembly Expands To Germany

[credit provider=”Dan Frommer, Business Insider”] This summer, startup school General Assembly (GA) will open its second international campus.GA launched in London last November; now it’s headed to Berlin where it will partner with telecom company Deutsche Telekom to open a campus and offer classes on technology, design and entrepreneurship. 
Hallo Berlin! Startup School General Assembly Expands To Germany
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25 Up-And-Coming Startup CEOs In New York

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman via Business Insider”] New York City is full of startups. But the real winners have amazing leadership teams driving them to succeed.We polled tech industry executives and investors to find CEOs who are rising stars; they told us who their favourite early-stage startup CEOs are.
25 Up-And-Coming Startup CEOs In New York
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This 25-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Chasing Down The Next Big Hit In Gaming

[credit provider=”Business Insider / Matthew Lynley”] Brad Hargreaves is looking for the next big hit in gaming, and he thinks it’s somewhere in New York.He runs the New York Gaming Meetup hosts once a month and shows off a batch of new games. Hargreaves, a co-founder of startup school General Assembly, […]
This 25-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Chasing Down The Next Big Hit In Gaming
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Here’s What Happened At General Assembly’s Intense Hackathon This Weekend

[credit provider=”Kim Bhasin, Business Insider”] Hackathons have been a part of the technology subculture for a while now, but as they get increasingly popular, they’re starting to appeal to a broader set of businesses.Take General Assembly’s Reinventing Local hackathon that was held last weekend in GA’s awesome Manhattan office space. […]
Here’s What Happened At General Assembly’s Intense Hackathon This Weekend
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Web Startup Growth Strategies From About.me

[credit provider=”About.me”] Continuing a series on business development for startups, I sat down last Wednesday with Ryan Fujiu, who leads business development and marketing for About.me.About.me allows users to create a simple splash page that links together their profiles across all the major social networks. The service was launched in […]
Web Startup Growth Strategies From About.me
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Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The United Nations General Assembly

[credit provider=”UN / Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/un_photo/3312370402/”] The year 2011 may go down in history’s annals as a year of unbridled consequence.Global market shifts, sparks of revolution, and quests for land have touched every corner of the globe—and with them has come a seismic shift in geopolitics.
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The United Nations General Assembly
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Startup Incubator General Assembly Raises $4.25 Million And Eyes Retail Space Abroad

[credit provider=”Dan Frommer, Business Insider”] General Assembly, a startup incubator that hosts entrepreneurship classes for the community, announced a $4.25 million round of funding and a partnership with General Electric today.In addition, Business Insider has learned that the four founders have been looking into two more retail spaces, one in […]
Startup Incubator General Assembly Raises $4.25 Million And Eyes Retail Space Abroad
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The 10-Year Shakeout In The VC Industry

The VC market has changed dramatically since the days of the dot com bubble when hordes of newly minted venture capitalists were pouring money into anything online.
The 10-Year Shakeout In The VC Industry
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Remember How We Told You Jenn Sterger Was At A Startup?

[credit provider=”Jennifer Sterger” url=”http://www.jennifersterger.com”] A few months ago we reported that Jenn Sterger of Brett Favre infamy had joined a startup. The TV host told us she’s been helping out some friends at YouAre.TV.YouAre.TV is a General Assembly company that lets people play game shows from web cams. Jenn Sterger […]
Remember How We Told You Jenn Sterger Was At A Startup?
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This Startup CEO Traveled 7,000 Miles To Present At The New York Tech Meetup

[credit provider=”Livestream” url=”http://www.livestream.com/nytechmeetup/video?clipId=pla_4957b45e-6ee4-420d-8cc7-876b64a5a28b”] On January 31, Adi Sahay, co-founder of Radbox, arrived in New York City from New Delhi – what he calls “the exotic land of snake charmers and Java developers.”It’s his first trip to the US. Before he arrived, says Sahay, “I didn’t even know what an avenue […]
This Startup CEO Traveled 7,000 Miles To Present At The New York Tech Meetup
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This Startup CEO Used To Work For Morgan Stanley, Now It’s Blocked His Site

[credit provider=”New York Observer” url=”http://www.observer.com/2011/tech/dinevore-chows-down-resdesign-add-geolocation”] Jeremy Fisher was a management consultant and investment banker for Morgan Stanley, where, he says, “Facebook is blocked. Twitter is blocked. You get a Blackberry instead of an iPhone. You have no idea what’s going on in the world.”Fisher left Morgan Stanley to found Dinevore, […]
This Startup CEO Used To Work For Morgan Stanley, Now It’s Blocked His Site
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General Assembly Could Lose Startups Thanks To A Lease Debacle

[credit provider=”Dan Frommer, Business Insider”] General Assembly, the beautiful new startup space in New York, has been hit with a minor scandal, and startups are talking about leaving.General Assembly had been keeping eight startups on the seventh floor of its building. But General Assembly’s cofounders neglected to lock down the […]
General Assembly Could Lose Startups Thanks To A Lease Debacle