Intellectual Ventures teams with SURF incubator, aims to teach startups about patents

Intellectual Ventures can be a lightning rod for controversy in the technology industry, but the company has found a receptive audience among the startups at a Seattle-based technology incubator. The patent-holding firm, led by former Microsoft CTO Nathan Myhrvold, is teaming up with SURF Incubator in downtown Seattle, which largely serves as a community-supported place for budding startups. The… Read More


9Mile Labs sets up new accelerator at SURF Incubator

This is a new one. It’s an accelerator inside an incubator. 9Mile Labs, the newly-formed startup accelerator that’s focusing on hatching new B2B companies, has picked SURF Incubator in downtown Seattle as its new home. “We believe it’s significant that our two organizations, both deeply committed to energizing the startup ecosystem, are coming together to… Read More