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3 Simple Steps to Avoiding IP Disputes

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

cease and desist letter arrives in the mailbox, demanding they stop what they''re doing. It happens all the time. What can they do?

Special: The 56 Israeli Companies Exhibiting in Mobile World Congress 2011

VC Cafe

The system is built to address the ever growing demand for Internet content and services. Aerotel Medical Systems. Allot Communications. Asocs.

American Censorship Day Is Tomorrow (11/16/11)

Feld Thoughts

These bills are coated in rhetoric that I find disgusting since at their core they are online censorship bills.

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3 Ways Structure Can Take Your Tech Startup To New Heights

YoungUpstarts

Look no further than  Google and Oracle , and you’ll see that no company is immune from IP impasses. Jenga tower is a precariously built one.

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Social Change Through Social Media: Kip Solutions

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

’” says Ip. Kip Solution has grown from a three to 10 person team to handle the growing demand for their services. ”

7 Lessons They Don’t Teach You In Crowdfunding School

Startup Professionals Musings

With a large number of unknown investors demanding details, you are highly exposed to potential competitors. How can you go wrong?

How to Avoid Innovation Theater: The Six Decisions To Make Before Establishing an Innovation Outpost

Steve Blank

Startups are developing IP relevant to the disruption. —– Corporate Leadership’s Innovation Outpost Decision Process. Sold? 6. 

Retooling Marketing in a B2B Company

Venture Chronicles

Ping Identity has gone through a top to bottom transformation in marketing over the last year.

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There’s an Internet Showdown Brewing

Andrew Payne

Recently, streaming video demand has been forcing this issue. In the past, this model has worked well: legacy telephone and cable networks have relatively stable demand patterns. Worse, ISPs have been famously unimaginative about future applications and bandwidth demand (e.g. down 14% for Verizon in one month). Policy Rambling

Legal Issues Behind Running A Small Business

YoungUpstarts

Usually, business owners send demand letters or discuss with the client and ask what’s causing the delay. by Melissa Page. Debt collection.

Who should learn to program?

Chris Dixon

Meanwhile about 40,000 people got law degrees  even though demand for lawyers has been shrinking. There has recently been a lot of talk in the tech world and beyond about getting more people to learn computer programming. think this is a worthy goal*, but the question should be considered from various angles. 1. Jobs & the economy.

The one barrier to entry startups should focus on

Version One Ventures

In today’s B2B and B2C web markets, barrier to entry boils down to one thing: demand-side benefits of scale. Barriers to entry! Here’s why.

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Notes on the acquisition process

Chris Dixon

Clearly it is better to be in high demand and have inbound interest. The most prominent one lately is “IP indemnification.” ” This is a complicated issue, but in short, as a response to patent trolls going after IP escrows, acquirers have been trying to get clawbacks from investors in case of IP claims.

What Should You Do with Your Crappy Little Services Business?

Both Sides of the Table

You own the IP you create. You end up needing to add staff and take on more risk without knowing what your future demand will be. Period.

Business Owners Need To Understand Intellectual Property Law

YoungUpstarts

Patent applications represent the hope for defensible protection, as the most a company can truthfully tell investors is that the company owns its IP.

Special: 72 Israeli Companies Exhibit at the 2010 Mobile World Congress

VC Cafe

IP-based services, reduce service delivery costs and introduce new services and Internet business models to grow revenues and IP service profitability.

How to Manage a Crisis Before It Destroys Your Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

This included hard assets, as well as the IP that we both created. You lose your biggest customer; a storm wipes out your data center.

8 Applications You Should Hunt Down On Your Network

YoungUpstarts

By Leon Adato, Head Geek,  SolarWinds. The findings point to workers become increasingly reliant on applications to perform their job. Online Storage.

Big Data: Overhyped And Overpaid?

readwrite.com

Sections. Social. Mobile. Enterprise. Cloud. Small Biz. About. Contact. Advertise. Privacy. Search. Follow us. Share. Share… on Facebook. Cloud.

Luxury Outhouse for Dogs: PetLawn

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

” Numerous stores expressed interest in selling IPS products, and the growth since then has been explosive. We knew we could deal with it.”

VoIP – Why Is It So Lucrative For Small And Medium Businesses?

YoungUpstarts

Most of the small businesses preferred web-based or hosted solutions, denying IP-PBX. Most Demanded Features. Summary.

Should Startups Focus on Profitability or Not?

Both Sides of the Table

If you spent the 3 years perfecting some hugely differentiated technology IP that may also be different. One of them is profitability. Profit.

Zayo Group – One of Boulder’s Amazing Startup Stories

Feld Thoughts

The balance between supply and demand of bandwidth was rapidly improving. Instead, we sought to provide raw fiber, wavelengths, ethernet, IP, and technical space to those entities that needed a whole lot of bandwidth. Dan Caruso, the co-founder/CEO of Zayo Group , is one of them. It’s great – and follows. didn’t.

The Legal Side of Entrepreneurship

YoungUpstarts

Entrepreneurs need to hit a happy medium with backers, not giving away too much but not making overly aggressive demands. Financing.

Great Start-ups Succeed on Products, not Patents

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here's why protecting your IP should stay off your to-do list. Protecting IP can wait Patents can offer value to companies. John D.

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20 Ideas to Spur U.S. Manufacturing

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Increase national awareness that IP is the fuel of our innovation and our competitive advantage. Why manufacturing? Hire more patent examiners.

Startup Valuation: How Much Is Your Company Worth?

Seed Stage Capital

After all, it’s not like we’re demanding a certain valuation and trying to justify it. They dazzle. It is analogous to a make-vs.-buy

Success and Failure — San Diego Startup Community

Market by Numbers

Some have been meeting for years others are brand new, which demonstrates a healthy demand. Feld, Brad (2012-09-06). John Wiley and Sons.).

The Most Interesting Online Video Trend

Both Sides of the Table

Most won’t be of the quality that you want but you now have tons of material and inspiration for your show and you own all of the submitted IP.

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What a 'Big Bang' Disruptor Could Do to You

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Do we need to think differently about IP? Of course, the value of IP can also rapidly deflate once big-bang disruption is underway.

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Investment Thesis @USV

www.usv.com

Venture firms operate a bunch of different ways. Some have a geographical focus, others have a sector focus, still others have a stage focus.

7Signal Raises $4.1 Million To Make Wi-Fi Work

ArcticStartup

Some hospitals have emergency buttons operating through Wi-Fi and in others nurses have voice-over-ip devices connected to it. ??So

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Startup Resources

www.vccafe.com

IP Location Tools. on demand billing and fraud management. Lodestone Innovation Partners (IP) Ltd are spin-out specialists. link].

Eight Silly Data Things Marketing People Believe That Get Them Fired.

Occam's Razor

Much money is spent on all kinds of demands to SEOs, big or small, which results in all kinds of shenanigans to try and get to #1. Big data.

When Security Can Become Your Business Differentiator, Everybody Wins

YoungUpstarts

by Mark Seward, VP of security solutions at Anomali. Many of the most innovative companies are small to medium sized businesses (SMBs). million.”

Christine: Whats Really Happening Around IPTV

Christine.net

The idea was to discuss whats real about video over IP, and what well continue to wait for. Christine (.net) Quick Followup: VCTips at Web 2.0

Brand Is More Than Pixels

The Cornice

There is huge demand from shoppers. At First Round Capital, we think Thre ad fl ip will lead the way. The best fashion sites have style.

Bonnier Accelerator Calls For Entrepreneurs

ArcticStartup

Nordic media publishing giant, Bonnier , is getting into the accelerator game. Or something like your idea of an accelerator, at least.

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IBC 2011 Attracts 28 Israeli Media and Mobile Startups to Amsterdam

VC Cafe

The solution is perfect for distribution of IPTV, IP-Telephony Internet Gaming, High speed internet access and any other IP service.

New Anti-Piracy Bill Still Threatens Start-ups

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

full vote on IP legislation could happen in early 2012 Entrepreneurs have reason to beware the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA).