Sometimes I come across the most amazing people and projects in this job, ideas that I never would have anticipated. This summer at the OSCON conference, I ran into Ryan Singer, a fellow Sun-Alum who is currently project manager for PeaceMarkets.org. As part of the Stanford Peace Innovation Lab, Peace […]
In this video, Michael Baum from Rembrandt Venture Partners discusses Big Data marketplace as an exciting space to be in for investors and Startups. Recorded at the Structure: Data conference in New York on March 21, 2012.
In this slidecast, Eric Alterman from Flow Corporation presents and overview of the company’s Real-Time Data Solutions. Flow is a big data company that provides real-time information solutions for developers, enterprises and media companies at Flow.net and for consumers at iFlow.com. The Flow Platform is cloud-based platform-as-a-service (PaaS) built on […]
In this video, Will Dean and Guy Livingstone from Tough Mudder present: “How to Build a $70 Million Company in Two Years.” Recorded March 19 at WIX Lounge in New York. Tough Mudder events are hardcore 10-12 mile obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces to test your all around […]
In this episode of Meet the Startup, Balki Kodarapu from Return Guru describes how the company makes it easy to track and return your purchases. We covered Return Guru at the Portland Startup Weekend last fall and it is great to seem them gaining traction. At Tip of the Hat […]
Derek Singleton from Software Advice sent us pointer to this panel discussion video on Cloud computing for Startups. Cloud is the de facto choice for many start-ups and small companies these days. Before moving business critical applications to the Cloud, however, it’s important to understand some of the challenges of […]
In this video, the Startup Genome research firm lists their Top 25 startup ecosystems in the world.
In this slidecast, Seth Elliott from Engagement Media Technologies presents: Crowd-sourced “Call to Action” Engagements. Engage.Me technology enables clients to create engaging and actionable experiences for consumers to participate in that help build brand ambassadors. Brands can activate a vast user base to perform tasks that result in gained insight […]
Do you lack the funds to hire an agency to make your company sparkle? A new Startup called Slogan Slingers pits professional writers against each other to create catchy slogans and taglines for small businesses. Now businesses small and large can have a pool of exclusively crafted slogans and taglines […]
In this video, Julie Sandler from Madrona Venture Group introduces Startup Weekend’s Women’s Edition in Seattle. The entrepreneurial talent we see from women in Seattle is inspiring, and we are excited about creating an event that will showcase it. A big goal for the event is also to provide the […]