African Countries Experiment with Drones

Drones are commonly associated with with their ability to provide stunning aerial photographs and videography. People have enjoyed using them for selfies or taking pictures of their properties. Other uses have also been explored and span a variety of industries and applications such as helping with wildlife conservation efforts and assisting scientists with studies by … Continue reading African Countries Experiment with Drones

How San Francisco Housing Prices Are Affecting Startups

San Francisco has a strong reputation for being one of the largest tech hubs in the world, but as housing prices continue to soar, startups are struggling to find affordable office space and pay their employees a livable wage. Additionally, small startups are forced to compete for the brightest talent against tech giants like Google … Continue reading How San Francisco Housing Prices Are Affecting Startups

“The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb, and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon Valley Are Changing the World” Summary & Review

In an effort to encompass the entire entrepreneurial journey, Brad Stone, author of The Upstarts, provides a glimpse into Uber and Airbnb to illustrate the developmental phases in the early life-cycle of a company.   Part I: Side Projects Airbnb Airbnb’s three co-founders included Joe Gebbia, Brian Chesky, and Nathan Blecharczyk. Prior to founding Airbnb, … Continue reading “The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb, and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon Valley Are Changing the World” Summary & Review