The Connected Local Economy: A New Way to Understand Innovation in Local

by Steven Jacobs
The Connected Local Economy: A New Way to Understand Innovation in Local June 10, 2015 by Steven Jacobs Leave a Comment Filed Under: Off the Block These days, the web is more than a marketing engine for businesses that sell their wares in the real world. Cafes and coffee shops ring up lattes over the Internet; service professionals manage appoints in the cloud; and diners o ...Read the full article

#SFSW15: Steven Jacobs "Inside the Connected Local Economy"

As a new generation of local technology companies approach the public markets, it’s critical for us to agree on what “local” actually means today — and how that differs from the its definition a decade ago. New technologies and the intelligence of the Web are coming together to radically reshape local commerce — we’re witnessing the rise of a new connected local economy. * Steven Jacobs, Deputy Editor, Street Fight