How Aggregation Can Greatly Enhance Your Business

YoungUpstarts

This is where content aggregation can prove to be enormously beneficial. By making the switch from manual content creation to aggregation, you’ll be able to simplify the process, while also speeding it up significantly. Aggregator tools will help you collect a lot of relevant data.

Zweena Aggregates Your Medical Records For Easy Management

YoungUpstarts

It is essentially a digital medical records aggregator that takes care of everything; from collecting paper records, to translating through the jargon, to securely storing it all online.

StartupRoar.com – A Source Of Aggregated, Curated Entrepreneurial Content

YoungUpstarts

Here’s another great resource for entrepreneurs – Tony Karrer ‘s StartupRoar ( www.startuproar.com ), which aggregates and filters entrepreneurial content from thought leaders such as Ben Yoskovitz , Vinicius Vacanti , Jill Hubbard Bowman and Steve Blank.

Access, Aggregation, and Other Big Data Challenges for Startups

ReadWriteStart

Elbaz identified several major hurdles that companies face around data: Findability Access Rights and Ownership Economics and Business Models Standards Integration and Aggregation Trust. In some ways, the term "big data" belies the challenges that startups face in tackling the subject.

Great web-based news aggregator

BeyondVC

During the last 6 months, I have been experimenting with a number of RSS readers to aggregate my news. The post Great web-based news aggregator appeared first on BeyondVC. Like many of you, I suffer from information overload. I have a hard enough time keeping up with email, let alone the increasing volume of news and blogs. Some of the products include client software like Amphetadesk , FeedDemon , and Newsgator. FeedDemon was a nice product and was quite easy to use.

Everconnect.me Unifies Your Social Networking Profiles And Contacts

YoungUpstarts

everconnect.me ( www.everconnect.me ) is a social communications platform that is aimed at providing a simplified social media aggregation and management tool. Japan online social communication social media social media aggregation tool social media management social networking web app

BigWebStats Provides Useful Overview On Site Statistics

YoungUpstarts

Of course, the data generated by the aggregator may not be wholly accurate (it compiles information from the notoriously inaccurate Alexa, for example), but it does give a decent snapshot on the numbers behind any website.

Capture Social Memories With Kaptur

YoungUpstarts

Kaptur is an online solution that allows users to aggregate, store and share photos, videos and status updates from various social media platforms easily. Ideaspotting aggregation engine Kaptur online service social media

Online Review Management – A Synopsis of my project with a Review Management Aggregator startup.

Scalable Startup

I recently completed a short term project with ReviewInc (RI), an online review management platform for businesses to mange and enhance there review process. RI is a small Los Angeles are company that’s been in business for about 3 years with a couple of major pivots under their belt.

Fresh from the SEC: Magic Raises approximately $25 million in Recent Filings

VC Cafe

From the announcement: “Under the terms of the offering, the Company will sell an aggregate of approximately 3.26 Certain of the purchasers will also receive warrants to purchase up to an aggregate of approximately 1.13

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There’s No Such Thing As A New Idea And My New Social Page Proves It

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

More often than not we don’t … Read the rest of this entry » Social Networking gary varynerchuk leslie samuel rebel mouse social aggregator social mediaA few months ago, Walter and Mick, my co-founders in CrankyAds.com , and I were having a brainstorming session to come up with App ideas. Since both these guys are entrepreneurial we tend to go on these long tangents sometimes, thinking of cool ideas that just spring forth as we browse around the internet.

@altgate » Blog Archive » Viridus Launches Green Business News.

Altgate

So to solve my own problem (and thinking others might have the same one) we created a green business news aggregator, Viridus News.

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Newchip Raises $2 Million in Seed Stage Funding and Launches a $1 Million Crowdfunding Campaign

SiliconHills

Newchip, the online platform that aggregates crowdfunding deals, announced recently that it has closed on $2 million in seed funding. Austin-based Newchip also launched an equity-based crowdfunding campaign on Wefunder. It has already raised $102,000 of its $1 million goal from 84 investors.

Everfest Raises $3.6 Million in VC Funding

SiliconHills

Everfest, a festival aggregation and promotions site, announced this week it has raised $3.6 million in funding. Live Nation co-led the series A round along with ATX Seed Ventures. Other investors included Red Frog Events, Chip Conley and Bob Kagle. The company plans to use the funds to hire key employees and on product development […] The post Everfest Raises $3.6 Million in VC Funding appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Avoiding analysis paralysis: Why entrepreneurs shouldn’t sweat the small stuff

The Next Web

In the aggregate, these factors absolutely affect the success of your startup, but a fixation on the details too early in the startup process can cause a lot of problems too. A wise person once said that the devil is in the details.

Why This Startup Teaches Everyone to Code + a Framework to Find a CTO

View from Seed

In the 10th edition of Traction, we hear the story of Vin Vacanti , co-founder/CEO of Yipit.com (daily deals aggregator) and YipitData (analyzes web data for institutional investors).

Texas Venture Labs Expo Showcases Startups

SiliconHills

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StartupRoar - Great Content for Startups

SoCal CTO

This site aggregates and filters content from thought leaders who talk about topics such as Marketing , Sales , Design , Revenue , Hiring , Social Media , Business Models , Metrics , PR , Venture Capital , Angel Investors , Bootstrapping , Incubators , Agile and many others.

How Many Shares Should be Issued to Founders at Incorporation?

The Startup Lawyer

Thus, if the certificate of incorporation authorizes 10,000,000 shares of Common Stock, an aggregate of 5,000,000 to 8,000,000 share should be issued at incorporation. I typically advise issuing 50% to 80% of the authorized shares of Common Stock to the initial founders upon incorporation. If the startup plans to bring on additional founders in the […]. Incorporation

The Zebra Raises $17 Million in Venture Capital

SiliconHills

The Zebra, which created an auto insurance aggregation and comparison site to save consumers money, has raised $17 million in Series A funding. The Austin-based company’s investors included Silverton Partners, Daher Capital, Ballast Point Ventures, Mark Cuban and Mike Maples Jr. Insurance shopping is a major pain point for the 250 million-plus U.S. drivers on […] The post The Zebra Raises $17 Million in Venture Capital appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Seven Tech Trends to Watch in Silicon Hills in 2015

SiliconHills

Austin-based startup MakeXYZ.com aggregates 3-D printers worldwide, with the goal of being the Kinkos of 3D Print shops. 3D Printing – The roots of this industry can be traced, in part, to innovators at the University of Texas at Austin. And it’s growing by leaps and bounds every year. Other companies include Structured Polymers, re:3D […] The post Seven Tech Trends to Watch in Silicon Hills in 2015 appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin San Antonio

Jobs Jobs Jobs

Feld Thoughts

I know I’ve got to come up with a better way to aggregate jobs across our portfolio, but if you are on the job hunt, take a look. A bunch of our portfolio companies are hiring. Just today, I got emails about new job pages at Cheezburger (Seattle and NY), SendGrid (Boulder and LA), and Attachments.me (Bay Area).

TrustRadius Aims to be the Yelp of Business Software

SiliconHills

But until recently, if you wanted a business software package – which might cost a thousand times more than a gruyere-smothered Angus patty – it was much harder to find aggregated […] The post TrustRadius Aims to be the Yelp of Business Software appeared first on SiliconHills. By LESLIE ANNE JONES Reporter with Silicon Hills News If you want a hamburger, there are thousands of reviews available online for Austin joints.

The future of mobile ecommerce

The Equity Kicker

Firstly some apps will aggregate goods from lots of retailers and discovery will happen in app. The aggregation needs to be broad enough that transactions occur frequently but narrow enough that product discovery is truly engaging.

SOCIALKIT – Your Facebook Influence At A Glance

YoungUpstarts

SOCIALKIT ( www.socialkit.me ) is a social influence visualization tool that aggregates your Facebook data and presents it in a very fun yet informative, infographic manner. If you’re wondering how influential you really are on Facebook, look no more than with SOCIALKIT.

[Infographic] 2012 Q3: Software Engineering Salaries in Silicon Valley

YoungUpstarts

California-based executive search and technical recruiting firm Riviera Partners recently crunched some numbers by aggregating salary figures from the highest paying tech companies and from a recent report covering the correlation of tech skills in demand and expected salary ranges.

Weekend Favs May 12

Duct Tape Marketing

Sources by Readory – Discover your next favorite blog, aggregator, or community – sign up and see who’s trending weekly. Weekend Favs May 12 written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

Adometry Expands into New Headquarters

SiliconHills

Growth Story: The winner of our fastest growing startup competition, MisterFly

The Next Web

The company MisterFly is an innovative travel platform that aggregates, connects, compares and books an extensive range of products and services sourced at multiple suppliers.

There’s No Such Thing as an MCN. It’s a Figment of Your Imagination

Both Sides of the Table

The reason is that most people equate MCN with “YouTube aggregators” meaning people who sign up video creators, roll them up into a single content management system and then collect advertising revenue from YouTube. YouTube aggregation isn’t a business.

Austin-based DRAFT Debuts at Demo Fall in San Jose

SiliconHills

The app aggregates all of a user’s […] The post Austin-based DRAFT Debuts at Demo Fall in San Jose appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin-based DRAFT, a mobile app-based investment tool, launched Thursday at DEMO Fall 2014 in San Jose, Calif. The startup helps investors make smart investment decisions and reach their savings goals through a crowd-sourced mobile app. DRAFT relies on “crowd sourced data” to provide insight and guidance to investors.

Why Consumer Brands Need To Keep An Eye On Their eCommerce Channel

YoungUpstarts

This is done by aggregating data on an enormous scale and leveraging highly advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to analyze the data and generate actionable insights on their competitors and their eCommerce channel.

9 Transaction Models Shape Your Customer Experience

Startup Professionals Musings

As a place to start, I recommend that you model your business after one of the following archetypes, understanding the pros and cons, rather than defining a new one with a large inherent learning curve: The aggregator – one-stop shop.

Framework Benchmarks Round 13

TechEmpower

In aggregate, the Round 13 results on physical hardware are generally lower due to the older CPUs, all else being equal. Round 13 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is here!

Rock Stars — 3 Cool Companies Making Money From Stone

YoungUpstarts

And with a mind-blowing choice of products for construction, civil engineering and domestic applications, stone and aggregate experts Marchington Stone are hard to beat. The Stone Age ended around 5000 years ago when our ancestors began fashioning tools from metal.

PC For Rent – How To Make Money Searching For Extraterrestrial Intelligence

YoungUpstarts

As of December 2017, the GIMPS project had reached an aggregate computing power of approximately 320 TeraFLOPS (320 trillion floating-point operations per second). The aggregate computing power of the project is more than 960 TFLOPS. by Evgeny Glariantov , founder of FREED.

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Christmas cheer – the world is becoming more peaceful

The Equity Kicker

Why This Startup Teaches Everyone to Code + a Framework to Find a CTO

View from Seed

In the 10th edition of Traction, we hear the story of Vin Vacanti , co-founder/CEO of Yipit.com (daily deals aggregator) and YipitData (analyzes web data for institutional investors).

Disney’s new streaming service is the way of the future

The Equity Kicker

To start with they were aggregators in the same way as cable companies were aggregators and they competed with traditional TV companies for content – a happy world for content producers like Disney. Maybe that will continue to be aggregated on iTunes and Google Play, but maybe new aggregators will arise which take the show from the content owners site and charge a lower margin.

Marginal gains: How making 1 percent improvements on tiny things adds up

The Next Web

Brailsford believed in a concept that he referred to as the “aggregation of marginal gains.” James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times.

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We Value Conversion More Than We Value Trust: Wading Into The Unroll.Me Discussion

Hunter Walker

faced a backlash despite having the right to aggregate and sell anonymized data in exchange for giving you a free product: Surprised Users! This information – in aggregate and anonymized – is useful as a market data product we make available to third parties.

ChubbyBrain Looks at the Demographics of ReadWriteWeb Readers' Startups

ReadWriteStart

But ChubbyBrain has given ReadWriteWeb an even closer look at aggregate-level data for a certain subset of that population, based on those folks who used invitations from us to sign up for the service. ReadWriteWeb readers also trended younger than ChubbyBrain's aggregate data.

Social Networking

Spencer Fry