Start-Up City

Why Today's Start-Ups Are Choosing Urban Lofts Over Suburban Office Parks

Today's high tech companies are flocking to downtowns across the country.

The Amazon Model: The Rise of Urban Start-Ups in Smaller Tech Hubs

A look at the patterns of venture capital investment in Seattle, Austin, and Chicago.

Hollywood Has Embraced the High-Tech Scene

The regional geography of venture capital in Southern California.

The Surprising Cities Leading America's Start-Up Revolution

Some small cities rival blockbuster hubs like San Jose and Boston.

How East Coast Tech Startups Became a Downtown Phenomenon

New zip code analysis shows a concentration of urban investment along the Boston-Washington corridor.

Why San Francisco May Be the New Silicon Valley

A new analysis reveals that venture capital investment is flowing into cities at a startling clip.

America's Leading Venture Capital Area Codes

A more fine-grained look at the geographic centers of start-up investment. 

The Connection Between Venture Capital and Diverse, Dense Communities

Start-up activity today is associated with more talent-driven, more innovative metros.

High-Tech Challengers to Silicon Valley

San Jose's lock on high-tech activity is no longer what it once was.

America's Leading Metros for Venture Capital

The Bay Area remains at the top, but several cities are starting to catch up.

The Silicon Valleys of Everything

There's a reason this cliché won't die.

The New Global Start-Up Cities

Our first in a series examining the changing geography of venture capital and high-tech companies.