Archive for January, 2010

Tech Companies Around New York

While we’re in list-making mode, why not put together a list of tech companies around New York.  We will clearly add to this list over time, and sub-segment into other categories.  Leave us suggestions and companies to add in the comments. Larger Tech & Media Companies: AOL Massive (acquired by Microsoft): ads in video games [...]

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Got cash? Check out VC's around NYC

Figured it might help to have a list of VC’s around NY (VC is short for venture capital – the guy$ who inve$t money into $tartup$).  Let us know if you have more to add to the list! RRE Ventures (www.rre.com/) Union Square Ventures (www.unionsquareventures.com) First Round Capital (www.firstround.com/) Greycroft (www.greycroftpartners.com) Greenhill SAVP (www.savp) DFJ [...]

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David Pakman from Venrock on Facebook and Twitter

David Pakman is a partner at Venrock focused on the areas of digital media and mobile. Here’s his viewpoint on Facebook and Twitter: http://www.businessinsider.com/whats-the-next-google-facebook-and-maybe-twitter-2009-9.  There are a number of interesting comments in the discussion board, including many who highlight a number of high-growth internet properties that never ended up “making it”. With 400M users on [...]

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