Silicon Beach http://wlrn.org en Why Miami's Tech Scene Shouldn't Try To Compete With Silicon Valley http://wlrn.org/post/why-miamis-tech-scene-shouldnt-try-compete-silicon-valley <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A lot of people have been throwing a lot of cold water lately on the notion of Miami as a high-tech “Silicon Beach.”</span></p><p>Even Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine this year called it “the dumbest idea in the world.”</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 03:21:37 +0000 Tim Padgett 31548 at http://wlrn.org Why Miami's Tech Scene Shouldn't Try To Compete With Silicon Valley Building Miami's Silicon Beach One Startup At A Time http://wlrn.org/post/building-miamis-silicon-beach-one-startup-time <p>As classmates at Ransom Everglades School in Coconut Grove, Wifredo Fernandez and <a href="http://www.wlrn.org/post/five-reasons-hack-change-wynwood-saturday" target="_blank">Daniel Lafuente</a> were “always cooking up ideas for businesses” that the pair dreamed of launching.</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Jan Lauren Boyles 15411 at http://wlrn.org Building Miami's Silicon Beach One Startup At A Time The Sunshine Economy Part Five: Technology http://wlrn.org/post/sunshine-economy-part-five-technology <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; text-indent: 0.49in;">South Florida may be known for its sun and sand, but software? There is a</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; text-indent: 0.49in;">&nbsp;burgeoning effort to grow, encourage and attract the technology industry to South Florida.</span></p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:10:36 +0000 Tom Hudson 15298 at http://wlrn.org The Sunshine Economy Part Five: Technology