Silicon Florist’s links arrangement for November 12

The VC model is broken

Via VentureBeat “These days, the more you talk to folks about Silicon Valley’s venture capital industry, the more negative the message is becoming. And for good reason. “

Important Info for Ignite Portland 4 at Ignite Portland

Via the Ignite Portland blog “It’s almost here! Ignite Portland 4 is upon us. Here’s some important information to make the night go as smoothly as possible. Read up, let us know if you have any questions, and see you [tonight]! A few things to keep in mind for the event Thursday night (11/13)”