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Featured Articles & Advice

Game of Drones HQ – Battling, Crashing, Breaking & Fixing UAVs

Captain Hoff visits the Game of Drones HQ and talks to the co-founders Eli Delia and Marque Cornblat about their indestructible airframes. If you’re interested in joining, visit the Game of Drones website: http://www.gameofdrones.biz/

Splash LA (Santa Monica)

Apply to Splash LA startup competition by August 22; Founder Space readers save $300-plus off the retail price by using our code for the Early Bird prices!

Vator, one of the largest business networks for high-tech entrepreneurs and investors, is holding its popular Splash event in Casa del Mar in Santa Monica on Oct. 2. Get energized and inspired by the hottest LA-based startups, as they share their lessons learned about their success and failures scaling their startups from the ground up. And hear what top investors, civic leaders and entrepreneurs have to say about LA’s booming tech scene and how it’s re-shaping the LA culture.

Brand Strategy & Design for Startups

Every Startup Founders’ Sweet Dream: BackJoy’s Pillow & Chair

I’m always looking for ways to both sleep better and sit better. I’m not a good sleeper, and I slouch.

That’s why when I saw BackJoy at a recent startup event, I jumped on it. They’re a startup themselves, and they’ve got two pretty cool products.

First I’ll start with their SitSmart seat that you can use with any chair. It’s surprisingly comfortable. And it’s supposed to help improve your posture and lessen back strain. I’ve had back issues, so I’m always looking for innovative solutions. I found that SitSmart works best on hard chairs. If the chair is too soft, it doesn’t work quite as well.

Angel Launch Tech Crawl

Welcome to Angel Launch Tech Crawl in SF!

You get the benefit of meeting many experts and colleagues thru awsome networking in one huge location. Event includes delicious free food and drinks!
First 50 free tickets are now gone, but get earlybird rates for only $15. Then goes to $20 next week.

Hosted by Angel Launch, Founders Space and Pay It Forward Labs

Get visibility in the SF community, meet investors, launch your product, practice your pitch, and recruit talent.

6:00-6:45
User Design Experience: Top Trends for Mobile and Web Apps

Tomasz Tunguz of Redpoint Ventures Discusses Startup Challenges, Dynamics & Best Practices


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Founders Space Angel Pitch Competition

  • The Event
  • We’ve just set up the Founders Space Competition Fund
  • This competition is for early-stage startups seeking angel funding
  • Winners will receive angel investment, acceleration and more!
  • The Process
  • Come pitch for angel funding on July 15th, 2014
  • We are only accepting a limited number of startups, so apply now
  • Once your application has been accepted, you can register online

NOTE: You must be able to come in person to pitch in Silicon Valley on July 15th.

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