List of Intellectual Property (IP) Resources

Patents – U.S. Patent Office Trademarks – U.S. Patent Office Intellectual Property in the “Real World”– Antone Johnson “Nuts and Bolts” of Intellectual Property – Antone Johnson Intellectual Property for Startups – Mashtag

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Boilerplate Venture Funding Documents

Orick’s Legal Documents for Startups – priceless Scott Walker Advice on Termsheet Provisions YCombinator Series AA Equity Financing Documents National Venture Capital Association – model legal documents Series Seed Documents – Fenwick & West Seed Investment Standard Forms, used by most angels TechStars Model Seed Funding Documents – Cooley Godward WSGR Term Sheet Generator Orrick, Herrington Term Sheet Generator Founders Institute […]

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Advice on Raising Startup Capital

FindtheBest Venture Capital Startup Valuation Advice – Mark Suster May 2011 Fundraising 101 Checklist – Walker Pitching a VC – Mark Suster Advice How VC’s Evaluate Startups – Thomvest Ventures VC Experts Seed Stage Valuation Guide – Jordan Cooper Alternate Funding Ideas – Business Inside

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List of Incubators and Startup Jobs

List of Startup Incubators FindTheBest Incubators A Quora list of Incubators Jobs in Startups Lunch with Entrepreneurs Techcofounder – find a technical cofounder Founder Dating – find a cofounder

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List of Crowdfunding Sites

Kickstarter – crowdfunding Indiegogo – crowdfunding Rock The Post – crowd funding RocketHub – crowd funding, partner with A&E Appbackr – crowd funding for mobile apps Tindle – crowd funding for makers to sell their hardware Quirky – shared social inventor community   Crowdfunding Tips / Advice Making an iPhone tripod & stand (Glif) Publishing a book (Art Space Tokyo)

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List of Angels / Super Angels

Venture Hacks Angel List – raise money with angel investors AngelList – connecting startups and angels Seed-Db – database of seed accelerators and their companies Gust – Platform for Startup Funding Guide to Super Angels – Chubby Brain Types of Angel Financing Angel Financing Tips and here

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List of Coworking Spaces

ShareDesk – find a workspace in your city Coworkify – find a workspace in your city NextSpace – coworking spaces across California FoundersDen – San Francisco workspace OpenDesks – find workspace/meeting places SandBoxSuites – SF Bay Area shared workspace RocketSpace – SF Bay Area shared workspace HackerDojo – community center in Mountain View

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Open Company Stats / Data / API

LendingClub – stats on funding and loans Prosper – Prosper funding data/API BBYOpen – Best Buy open product data/API EbayOdata – Ebay open data/API Yelp Academic Dataset – access 250 closest businesses for 30 universities for students Reuters/Thompson – API Yahoo – data for students/academics Uber – car cost of ownership Terapeak – ebay and Amazon data Public or University library Resources: Standard & […]

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List of Statistics

Eurostat – European Statistics EEA – European Environment Agency OECD Stat Extracts United Nations Statistics The World Bank – finance International Monetary Fund – data and stats CIA World Factbook

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