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Intellectual Property for Startups in the Real World


Last month we covered the basics of intellectual property (IP) for startups, including a simple taxonomy, some common issues and related documents for entrepreneurs to use when forming a new startup. How much is it worth investing in cultivating and enforcing an IP portfolio ? Barriers to entry ? Is there anything we can do about it?

Brain Alliance And Sanoma Launch Aggregated Sales Service


Writing this as the presentation is still on going at stage here in the launch event. The service is open from today.

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

VC Cafe

Logia has the unique combination of being both a content aggregator and a billing aggregator. Aerotel Medical Systems. Amos Spacecom.

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StartupRoar - Great Content for Startups


The site aggregates content but doesn't own it or try to copy it. Click around on the various topics to find some amazing resources.

Is This Startup Ready For Investment?

Steve Blank

Since 2005 startup accelerators have provided cohorts of startups with mentoring, pitch practice and product focus. —-. Medical Devices.

Local Listings: Which Ones Should I Focus On?

Duct Tape Marketing

Luckily, there are a handful of listings on big data aggregators’ platforms that will actually feed the rest of the little ones. Apple Maps.

How to Setup Google Analytics and Segment Your Data


As Avinash Kaushik famously wrote, “All data in aggregate is crap.” ” [Tweet It!]. Setting Up Your Google Analytics.

Tune In, Turn On, Drop Out – The Startup Genome Project

Steve Blank

The solution I’m exploring is a just in time learning methodology that accelerates founders’ learning curve by aggregating relevant content, peers and mentors.&#. Founders overestimate the value of IP before product market fit by 255%. . Ok, I get a lot of these. Hmm, now I’m getting intrigued. It was signed Max Marmer.

Investment Thesis @USV

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

Save and Print These LumaScapes to Get a Grasp on Digital Media [Infographics]

VC Cafe

Boxee – Video > IP Enabled Set Top Boxes. Metacafe – Video > Aggregation. Save and print this one folks.

14 Interesting Findings From The Startup Genome Project


Founders overestimate the value of IP before product market fit by 255%. Here are 14 of the report’s key findings: 1. better user growth.

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Scaling lessons learned at Dropbox, part 1

Another thing that became increasingly useful was to have thousands of custom stats aggregated over thousands of servers graphed. Rajivs blog.

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7+ Under-Utilized Google Analytics Reports for Conversion Insights


While Google Analytics is so widely used, most marketers only scratch the surface when it comes to the reports they use. In Europe? For VWO users.

How To Tell If a Startup Is Ready for Investment

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Since 2005, startup accelerators have provided cohorts of startups with mentoring, pitch practice, and product focus. Or watch the video here.)

3 reasons why real time analytics tools are essential

Watching Websites

You get granular session-level detail (IP addresses, technographic information, geolocation, and sometimes even a username).

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

Occam's Razor

It turns out that Marketers, especially Digital Marketers, make really silly mistakes when it comes to data. Big data. Small data. Any data. Always.

10 Characteristics of Successful Distribution Networks - NextWala


Dkhare on Looking for: Utility App for User-generated Local Content Aggregation. buyer aggregators. NextWala. About Me. Dev Khare. Tweet.

Startup Resources

IP Location Tools. Lodestone Innovation Partners (IP) Ltd are spin-out specialists. aggregation. About VC Cafe. Contact. Balsamiq.

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

VC Cafe

mobile telephone operators, broadcasters, content aggregators and media agents. service. private networks, in nearly 100 countries. 3.3-3.8,

HBS Angels Healthcare Night

David Teten

C8 Sciences ( [link] ) markets web-delivered cognitive development programs based on Yale IP of integrated computer and physical exercises. Cell>Point ( ) is a late-stage biotech-molecular imaging and therapeutics company with strong IP. The evening is sponsored by a Fortune 500 medical technology company.

The Legal Side of Entrepreneurship


“The number-one thing that will kill a company is if the founders haven’t assigned their IP to it,” according to Schmitz.

Web and Mobile Revenue Models

Constantly Learning

Aggregator - ex. IP Commerce (POS 2.0), CardSpring. I originally saw this posted on HackerNews and wanted to repost it for those who haven't seen it. It's a list of all the current revenue models that exist and examples of companies that use it. I wanted to create a duplicate of the original , just in-case Hackpad ever went away.

A Quick Primer on B2B Conversion Optimization


There you want to look at things in clumps and aggregates. Conversion optimization is a little different if you’re in B2B. How do they buy?

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Leveraging Big Data To Create More Secure Web Applications

Code as Craft

These two mechanisms are similar with respect to the frequency of data aggregated (constantly) and the frequency of analysis (almost constantly).

Crushing It With Competitive Intelligence Analysis: Best Metrics, Reports

Occam's Razor

Switch your IP to the first opportunity from #1. but then ignore them as they are quite useless aggregated at this level. Excited? Do it.

Negotiation Tips For Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Freelancers

crowdSPRING Blog

Not every entrepreneur, small business owner or freelancer is comfortable negotiating. Many dread the adversarial nature of negotiation. Prepare.

7 Incredible Web Design, Branding, Digital Marketing Experiences

Occam's Razor

They use geo/ip to work out where I am. We are surrounded by incredible digital experiences. Masterful design, branding and marketing. Songza.

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New Vigo VC focuses on bringing Russian and CIS startups to Helsinki


Metrics Cat - an app metrics aggregator focused on reviews. We can talk about our closeness to St.

Startup Blog: Did You Examine the Competitive Landscape for Your.

Taffy Williams

They have an aggregate sales total of only $50M and that is after they have been aggressively selling product for 2 years. Not bad. I Did What?

The Cat-Herding-est Job on the Planet

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It’s interesting, because the community is so brilliant in so many ways, especially in aggregate. What is the culture like at Wikimedia?

5 thoughts for startups and small business: numbers count

crowdSPRING Blog

This data is aggregated in a spreadsheet, which allows a quick update every week. Photo: tifotter. Two worried frogs! Debate and strategize.

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Don’t Let an Unsecured Credit Card System Bankrupt Your Business

Up and Running

Scanning only applies to merchants with externally-facing IP addresses. And are you protecting your customers from fraud? Failure to Comply.

The Definitive Guide To (8) Competitive Intelligence Data Sources!

Occam's Razor

and Baidu, are logged by those search engines, along with basic connectivity information such as IP address and browser version. 39%, good god!

Multilingual User Generated Content and SEO

Code as Craft

Search engine bots, in their desire to see all content without prejudice, don’t send a browser accept language, aren’t signed-in users with profile locations, and it hardly makes sense to use geo-IP lookups to determine their location. At Etsy use Splunk, a data management interface , to aggregate all of our web server logs. Right?

Glory Days for US Technology

Seeing Both Sides

On October 9th, 2008 - the last time the Dow was at 11,000 - the aggregate market capitalization of these seven companies was 770 billion. At the closing bell on April 9th, 2009 - with the Dow back to 11,000 - the aggregate market capitalization of these seven companies was 1,238 billion. Want to know the really good news? Apple?

Christine: Deployment Challenges for WiFi Operators

Jonker, on the other hand, segments theindustry by service provider, aggregator, hot spot operator, and venue. Christine (.net)

Startup Blog: Getting Rights to the Technology

Taffy Williams

In selecting the technology, you may already have IP or inventors identified but not have the rights yet. Remember this is a business. Now what?

Disruption in the Location/Local/LBS Stack - NextWala


Dkhare on Looking for: Utility App for User-generated Local Content Aggregation. And there is IP-based locationing offered by Quova and others.

Startup Blog: Inventions & Patents are Critical - The Technology.

Taffy Williams

By the time you are in full prosecution of international rights aggregate costs may have be more than $50K. Why is this important? I Did What?

Launching Tech Ventures: Beware of the Word "Interesting"

Launching Tech Ventures

Some sources of resistance that I encountered involved: IP protection, cultural and organizational barriers to open innovation (e.g.,