[C2A Security in PR Newswire] C2A Security Enables Cyber-secured Next Generation Vehicles With Overarching Solution for Ethernet Networks


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How Will I Enable Greatness Today?

Tomasz Tunguz

Practically speaking this means deploying small teams on projects and constraining meeting sizes; empowering/trusting these small teams to make bold strides; hiring well; providing clear direction and honest feedback - ultimately enabling faster iteration cycles for better results.

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Pricing for SaaS Enabled Marketplaces - When to Go Free

Tomasz Tunguz

SaaS Enabled Marketplaces employ elegant business models. They are verticalized SaaS companies that manage a marketplace to create winner-take-all market dynamics. SEMs can generate revenue in four ways: charge the buyer and/or supplier a software fee & charge the buyer and/or supplier a marketplace fee. In addition, a startup must determine what rake to charge.

[Celeno in Yahoo Finance] Orange Labs to Research AI Innovation Over Celeno Wi-Fi Doppler Imaging Platform to Enable New Smart Home Applications


The post [Celeno in Yahoo Finance] Orange Labs to Research AI Innovation Over Celeno Wi-Fi Doppler Imaging Platform to Enable New Smart Home Applications appeared first on OurCrowd. Celeno, a leading provider of smart, innovative Wi-Fi solutions, announced today that Orange Labs will engage in researching AI classifiers for human postures, behaviors and events to increase contextual interpretation of situations in the home. Read more here.

How Great Unit Economics Enables Startups to Weather the Storm - The Story of WebEx

Tomasz Tunguz

In the late 90s, one company changed its name five times before they settled on one which today is a well-known brand. The business started as Silver Computing in 1995, then Stellar Computing in June 1997. Six months later, the company would rebrand as next ActiveTouch Systems, then six months later to ActiveTouch Inc., and finally, six months before IPO to WebEx. WebEx went public in June 2000 with $8.3M in revenue over the previous twelve months.

[Zebra in Business Wire] Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists


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The 3 Ways Culture Enables Startups to Scale

Tomasz Tunguz

Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars. While culture may seem an ambiguous and fuzzy concept, strong cultures are the best way for leaders to manage their companies throughout their evolution. One founder/CEO described his company’s rapid growth to several hundred employees in just a few years this way. First, I was one of a few founders. As we grew, I became a manager of people.

[Global Kinetics in GlobeNewswire] Data Published in Functional Neurology Demonstrate that Global Kinetics’ Personal KinetiGraph® (PKG®) is Uniquely Positioned to Enable Objective Assessment of Motor Fluctuations in Parkinson’s Disease Patients


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Anticipatory Computing: The Next Big Thing Is Enabling Laziness

Tomasz Tunguz

Control4’s IPO last week and Nest’s massive success mark the beginning of mainstream, useful connected devices. In the decade to come, the most successful will be united by one common characteristic. They will anticipate our needs and make us lazier. Living is hard work. So many things to remember, like buying milk on the way home tonight. Plenty of software has been written to help us manage our daily torrent of to dos. In fact, there is a fine app for Remembering the Milk. But it has one flaw.

Free SaaS Enabled Marketplaces - A Novel Go-To-Market for Software Startups

Tomasz Tunguz

Today, we’re seeing a new segment of the SaaS ecosystem move to free - the SaaS Enabled Marketplace (SEM). SaaS Enabled Marketplaces, like Contently, charge for both software (content management tools) and access to a market place (of content producers). The free SaaS enabled market places (FSEM), of which Zenefits is the most prominent, also build software and provide access to a market place. Traditional software was initially sold by perpetual license.

Faculty Spotlight: Dustyn Roberts from Temple University

Venture Well

Professor Roberts strives to create classroom environments and session plans that enable a-ha moments for students. The post Faculty Spotlight: Dustyn Roberts from Temple University appeared first on VentureWell.

Next Level Entrepreneurship: Investing in a New Generation of Startups

Entrepreneurs' Organization

In 2010, Ravi founded IndiVillage , the first information technology (IT) and information technology enabled services (ITeS) company in India to become certified as a B Corporation.

Diana Hu on Augmented Reality and Building a Startup in a New Market

Y Combinator

9:30 – Innovations that enabled AR. Diana Hu cofounded Escher Reality, which went through the Summer 2017 batch of YC. They were acquired by Niantic and she is now the head of their AR platform. She’s on Twitter @sdianahu. Topics. 00:00 – Intro. 00:15 – Getting into AR. 2:30 – Her first exposure to AR. 4:15 – AR’s future role in media. 7:20 – Deciding where to go with the product. 14:00 – Building a product in a new market.

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Build Highly Successful Teams With Techstars Talent


Techstars , the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, today announced the launch of Techstars Talent : a new offering that will enable startup founders to build highly successful teams and gain a competitive advantage when it comes to Talent. .

Two years into investing out of our first Impact Fund: here’s what we’re learning


And Connxus (Cincinnati, OH), a supplier management platform that enables procurement professionals to manage supplier risk, supplier diversity and sustainable sourcing, has raised nearly $17M to date. in second tier diversity spend enabled.

ESHIP Year Three: From Inspiration to Action

Co Starters

Unconference: Tips For Enabling Healthy Ecosystem Builders. David Hirsch, from our Memberships and Training team, shared tips for enabling healthy ecosystem builders. More than half of our CO.STARTERS national team (8 out of 15!)

The Education Transformation

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

In part, we think this is because we have hit the tipping point in consumers’ interest in self-driven, direct-to-learner education because technology has enabled higher quality education to be delivered at a lower price point, a counter-balance to the inflationary trends we’ve seen to date. Back in March 2009, USV hosted an event called Hacking Education. It was the beginning of our effort to invest in the transformation of the education sector.

Innovation in Sustainability: From Trash to Textiles

Entrepreneurs' Organization

This enables us to highlight and amplify the efforts of all parties involved and creates increased awareness. Monique Maissan is an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member in Shanghai, CEO of Vision Textiles, and founder of Waste2Weave.

Why We Invested in CLEAR


Over the last year, CLEAR has started to introduce these new experiences for members including access to the Hertz Fast Lane, which enables CLEAR members to verify their identity and rental car reservation via facial recognition in order to get through the exit gate in 30 seconds or less.

ESHIP Communities Ecosystem Builder: Edgar Galicia

Forward Cities

The fact that enabling others to produce on their own and generate their own richness will strengthen their foundation, increase their equity, and create a quality of life that is real and secure. This interview is part of the “Ecosystem Builders” series.

The Fourth Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars in starting in Tel Aviv!


Technology-Enabled Consumer Lending as an Employee Benefit. We are thrilled to announce the 10 extraordinary teams that are joining the Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars Tel Aviv today, March 31. Three months of hard work in the world’s “Startup Nation” is awaiting the class of 2019.

The Startups and Investors Bringing Voice Tech to Healthcare

Dream It

Its initial use cases target pharma companies to enable the creation of voice and chatbot products to improve sales reps’ performance, complement their medical science liaisons, and support clinical trial sites and investigators. Voice tech is on the rise.

Welcoming MDmetrix to the Founders’ Co-op family

Founders Coop

The results were dramatic: MDmetrix has enabled its customers to improve care for thousands of patients, while also surfacing millions of dollars of cost savings and revenue enhancement opportunities. The U.S. spends about twice what other high-income nations do on health care, but with results that are often worse than those countries achieve at much lower cost.

Win Up To $10,000 Exploring Your Tech Business Idea!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

A graduation “pitch” event will enable the winning team to receive up to $10,000 in seed funding to help get their business from Startup to UP and running! DUBOIS, PA – In the past eight years more than 200 teams have graduated from Ben Franklin’s Tech Celerato r Startup Boot Camps.

Dandapani Discusses Focus, Harnessing Entrepreneurial Drive, Parenting and Purpose

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Focus is critical for entrepreneurs—for everyone—because it enables us to solve problems. Being able to highly concentrate enables you to be highly efficient. Photo courtesy of George Evans. “As As soon as we control where awareness goes we control where energy flows.

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Why Entrepreneurs Must Harness the Power of Sleep

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Seeking different perspectives: The mental capacities of learning (and willingness to learn), memory and decision-making all require quality and a good quantity of sleep to enable you to seek different perspectives.

A Weeklong Series: 10 Tech Trends from the Decade That Was … and What Will Be


We are also seeing a dramatic change in the way in which consumers order and receive food, with healthier menus, biodegradable containers, technology-enabled ordering and delivery systems, including the creation of ghost kitchens.

Announcing the Rise of the Rest 8.0 Finalists


Doghead Simulations | About : Doghead Simulations creates rumii, a social-virtual reality platform that enables people to educate and collaborate in a 3D virtual environment. Meet the companies that will pitch Steve Case and the Revolution team on the upcoming Rise of the Rest Road Trip.

10 Books on Persuasion and Negotiation

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Identifying blocks and obstacles along the way enables you to identify the means to get around them, break them or turn them to your advantage so that you can achieve your final close. His book enables readers to learn their Negotiation I.Q.

The Proptech Startups Using VR & AR to Reshape Real Estate

Dream It

The startup has raised over $13 million to enable designers and individuals to build dream homes using a massive product library of digital furniture from retailers like Amazon, Houzz, and Wayfair.

Announcing the Startup School 2019 Grant Recipients

Y Combinator

Blockcast is an intelligent caching optimizer designed for network operators running on satellite links to enable high-quality internet video streaming services at a much lower cost. A SaaS tool enabling engineers to easily manage, monitor, and orchestrate jobs and services hosted in the cloud. As part of our efforts to further support founders in Startup School , we awarded $15,000 in equity-free grants to the most promising companies to go through the course.

UrbanTech Transit Startup Remix Raises $15 Million

Dream It

The Summary Remix is currently being used by over 4,000 planners in over 300 cities to enable planners to visualize tradeoffs when making urban planning decisions. Smart city initiatives and open data projects have enabled Remix to get better over time.

“Delivering Meaningful Opportunities to do Good Stuff Together:” Community Leader Spotlight with Pascale Hyboud-Peron


Pascale Hyboud-Peron, Co-founder and Director of Venture Centre , has an awesome Twitter bio: “Creating connections and exploring intersections between people and ideas by delivering meaningful opportunities to do good stuff together #entrepreneurship.”.

Six More Tech-Startups Will Get “Their Start” With Ben Franklin Technology Partners!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

This Saas platform enables a targeted method for creating and placing ads on Facebook and Instagram at a cost-effective price point.

6 Lessons From an Entrepreneur’s Journey

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Such a service-based model enables entrepreneurs to become part of a solution. Marcus Lethlean is the owner of Mediport , GoodBarTrade , 4Degrees Celcius, A2b Solutions and OneSevenOne. And with several businesses under his belt, you might think he’d mastered the entrepreneurial journey.

CO.STARTERS Sparks Connection Across New Zealand

Co Starters

But, Kim pointed out, while many startup aids and incubators exist in New Zealand, the community-enabling factor of CO.STARTERS was missing. By David Kraus. It all started in October, 2013 when Chorus , a New Zealand telecommunications company, launched a competition.

[Syqe in NoCamels] 2010-2019 Insights from a Decade of World-Changing Israeli Innovations


This drug delivery device will enable physicians to prescribe precise dosages meeting pharmaceutical standards. In June, Syqe Medical, an Israeli pharma-tech company, announced the launch of the world’s first pharmaceutical-grade metered-dose cannabis inhaler.

The Meaning of Meaning

Guy Kawasaki

You can do this in two ways: First, you can create, enable, or increase something that’s good. Google and Wikipedia enabled all of us, rich and poor, to access virtually limitless amounts of information.

Press Release: Adidas And Impact Hub To Boost Ventures Inspiring Girls In Sport

Impact Hub

It aims to inspire and enable girls and young women under the age of 25 — who at this age are at particularly high risk of being systematically shut out of sport. She Breaks Barrier s’ is about inspiring and enabling th e next generation of strong, confident leaders.

Blockchain: Renewing Trust in Charities


A peer-to-peer-enabled system, like blockchain, can make it easy for charities to break down borders, allowing blockchain-created cryptocurrencies to be utilized from any country around the world. By Matej Michalko, Founder and CEO of DECENT.