14 Feb '11, 3am

Blackbox Launches The Startup Genome Project | Young Upstarts via @youngupstarts

Innovation – that oh-so-elusive yet desirable trait touted as the engine for economic growth . After all, that’s what many countries and large corporations are attempting to do in trying to copy the success of Silicon Valley – Russia recently invested billions to make Skolkovo the Russian Silicon Valley , Chile with Startup Chile , the UK with East London and many other such attempts in Singapore, Berlin, Pune, Hong Kong, and Seoul. So can innovation be identified, traced, and replicated? That’s what new Silicon Valley technology startup accelerator Blackbox is trying to find out. Founded by entrepreneurs Bjoern Lasse Herrmann and Max Marmer, Blackbox has launched the Startup Genome Project , which seeks to type startups, identify their developmental stage and the metrics that matter, and build a system to integrate the methodologies of many of the Valley’s leading thinker...

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