The collapse of American industry is nothing in the face of disruptive apps. Don't take my word for it—the unbridled optimism of Startupvania is never wrong.
Here's how app-makers and TED Talkers "reboot" Motor City—or should I say iPhone City?
Motor City Mojo: The Startup Renaissance In Detroit http://t.co/qTpWrGr6— TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) September 24, 2011
Can tech startups save Detroit? http://t.co/z83403aPNM— Forbes Tech News (@ForbesTech) May 10, 2013
[GrowDetroit] Can Technology Redefine Detroit? http://t.co/UCtPCiNU— Mike Mansfield (@DETSmallBiz) August 28, 2012
Why Detroit is the new hot spot for startups: http://t.co/cJ0ED5Qo6Z— OPEN Forum (@OPENForum) June 30, 2013
Detroit, Embracing New Auto Technologies, Seeks App Builders http://t.co/7LtXeULL8a— Wheels (@nytimeswheels) July 1, 2013
BREAKING: Detroit files for bankruptcy after budget deficit swells— Bloomberg News (@BloombergNews) July 18, 2013
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