startups

Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am

Christopher Poole, the founder of 4chan, delivered an informal talk on Monday evening in Lerner Hall, in which he candidly chatted about the popular image board, addressed concerns about anonymity, and fielded questions about startup businesses.

Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 2:08am

Columbia alumni who have founded startups will now have more than just their degrees in common. Starting in June, they will be sharing office space downtown in the new Columbia Startup Lab.

Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 11:27pm

A programmer lies curled in a ball on the floor of a public bathroom, feverishly repeating, “I’m making the world a better place.”

Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 4:57am

Aditya Naganath, SEAS ’15, Christopher So, SEAS ’15, and Parthiban Loganathan, SEAS ’16, are three of 52 engineering students selected nationwide for KPCB’s Summer Fellows Program, to help startups with software development.

Tue, Dec 3, 2013, 9:01pm

A host of new pharmaceutical, medical, and biotech companies are at work in West Harlem in a new shared office space started by Columbia biomedical engineering professor Sam Sia.

Thu, Sep 26, 2013, 9:02pm

A lot of smart people are questioning the value of a college education, especially for students interested in entrepreneurship. But after a year of working, I realized that there are a lot of advantages to having gone to college that I was giving up.

Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 2:00am

Local developers are working to retrofit the old factories, including the former Taystee Bakery, into buildings for high-tech start-ups and non-profits, just blocks from Columbia’s new Manhattanville campus.

Mon, Apr 16, 2012, 7:52pm

Tech companies can start out hipster but become part of pop culture in the blink of an eye.