Innovations: Vivek's Take


Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Venture capitalists’ spirits are up — way up, says survey

A new survey released Thursday shows venture capitalists’ confidence is up.

By Emi Kolawole  |  01:23 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Business, Entrepreneurship, Invention, The Lunch Break, Technology, Vivek's Take

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 01/09/2012

CES 2012: A ‘circus ... for entertainment rather than knowledge’

When it comes to the world of technology, the Consumer Electronics Show is still a big deal, but what about the larger world of innovation?

By Emi Kolawole  |  03:06 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Business, Technology, Vivek's Take

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 10/06/2011

Steve Jobs ‘is to Silicon Valley what Gandhi was to India,’ says Vivek Wadhwa

Washington Post columnist Vivek Wadhwa reacts to the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

By Emi Kolawole  |  02:51 PM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Vivek's Take

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 09/30/2011

China, India and why Peter Thiel is wrong about education

Vivek Wadhwa | Peter Thiel is wrong about education, and on Oct. 12, I’ll get to tell him face-to-face. In my mind, it’s black or white. We are in a knowledge economy and face brutal competition from all over the world. The weapons in these battles are education and innovation.

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  03:33 PM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media Notes, Business, Education, Entrepreneurship, Technology, Vivek's Take

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 08/16/2011

How a change to the visa laws could reverse the housing slump

Vivek Wadhwa | A change to the visa laws could help reverse the housing slump

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  09:51 AM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Vivek's Take, Business

Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 07/07/2011

Obama’s immigration dodge

Ideas@Innovations | The president didn’t answer the immigration question during his Twitter town hall. And time is running out.

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  04:52 PM ET, 07/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Education, Vivek's Take

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 07/01/2011

The tech bubble is coming. Prepare yourself.

Ideas@Innovations | Vivek Wadhwa argues that the high valuations of tech companies like Zynga and Groupon are a clear sign of an oncoming bubble.

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  08:42 AM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Vivek's Take, Technology, Entrepreneurship, Business

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 06/24/2011

We need a black Mark Zuckerberg

Ideas@Innovations | Is Silicon Valley diverse? Yes. But it’s missing something: Blacks and Hispanics.

By Vivek Wadhwa  |  02:04 PM ET, 06/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Vivek's Take, Entrepreneurship, Technology, Business

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 06/22/2011

Live chat with Vivek Wadhwa Wednesday (transcript)

The Post’s Vivek Wadhwa was online at 3:30 p.m. ET today to discuss his latest take on the fate of open government.

By Emi Kolawole  |  02:28 PM ET, 06/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Technology, Vivek's Take