We’ve just released our February newsletter highlighting events our major from the beginning of 2013 including our featured article in VentureBeat and the launch of the of Silicon Valley Innovation Program, as well as upcoming events sponsored by Foresight.
A guest article by Foresight President Efrat Kasznik was featured on VentureBeat this past weekend:
This article is a response to Mark Cuban’s recent donation to fund a new position at the Electronic Frontier Foundation: ‘The Mark Cuban Chair to Eliminate Stupid Patents.’ In this post, Efrat examines some of the underlying forces at play in the U.S. patent system that have set the current stage for litigation by non-practicing entities against startup companies.
Foresight President Efrat Kasznik has answered a popular Quora question: ”Why do most of the successful startups come out of the USA?”
You can view Efrat’s thoughts at this link, which include an interesting comparison between the recent acquisitions of the Silicon Valley based photo sharing app Instagram and the Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati.
Let us know what you think!