Design Your Company Culture Like The World’s Largest Hedge Fund

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One of ff Venture Capital ’s recent portfolio companies, Memo , has made bridging this gap easy (and in fact, inevitable) by releasing a mobile app allowing employees to secretly verify their employer and anonymously participate in private company message boards with their coworkers.

Connecticut police find 'mobile meth lab,' make arrests

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AP) — Connecticut State Police say they arrested a North Carolina man and a teenage girl after discovering what appeared to be a "mobile meth lab.& VERNON, Conn. (AP)

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Global Spending on Mobile Advertising To Reach $18 Billion in 2014

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Worldwide spending on mobile advertising is expected to hit $18 billion this year, up from $13.1 Gartner, which is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, predicts global mobile ad spending will increase to $41.9

Alekstra To Disrupt Everything You Hate About Your Mobile Carrier


Alekstra CEO Toni Toikka got his start in 1998 as salesman at Elisa, a Finnish telecommunications company, where he discovered no one had any idea what they used or paid for when they purchased mobile services. Looking at the company right now, you'll see a suite of services designed to lower the mobile phone bills of large organizations, with the overall theme of efficiency and the reduction of billing errors. The mobile industry has aggregate revenues of 1.5

Why the 'Internet of Things' Nabbed $1 Billion in VC in 2013

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The interest in hardware investment is really in the larger context of macro trends around mobile digital health, connected devices, and the Internet of things," says Michael Yang, managing partner at Comcast Ventures in Palo Alto, California.

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Alexis Ohanian Built a New Front Page for the Internet (& Got Rich Doing It)

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I pitched this business Steve had dreamed up—MyMobileMenu, which was mobile food ordering. The next morning, on the train back to Virginia, hung over, somewhere in the middle of Connecticut, I get a call from Paul.

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He grew up in Connecticut attended Yale undergrad and worked for IBM after graduation doing M&A, strategy and venture capital. Although both parents are educators, his father a professor and his mother the Commissioner of Education in Connecticut, they did not teach him business.

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Next, Douglas Villalobos from Costa Rica pitched GeoInvenio, a mobile application development platform. In the Q&A, Bill Gordon introduced himself as one of the principals of the Stamford Innovation Center, an incubator being formed in Connecticut.

What CISPA Could Mean for Start-ups (and You)

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CISPA and Tech Startups Thanks to social networking, mobile apps, and GPS, technology firms have access to vast amounts of user data. The proposed bill aims to fight cyber attacks by giving the government access to customer data. But at what cost?

America's Coolest College Start-ups 2012

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Gabrielle Palermo, along with fellow Arizona State University students James Tyler, John Walters, and Susanna Young, are the co-founders of G3Box , a company that designs low-cost, modular, and mobile medical clinics made from recycled shipping containers.

The Forecast for the Weather Prediction Business: Hot and Crowded

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Right at this very moment, Adam Grossman is working on one of them from his home in rustic Willington, Connecticut. We kind of provide the basic things," says Mike Wolfinbarger, WDT''s vice president of mobile development. The tech industry has warmed up to weather apps, but predicting the forecast is not an easy business. If I could go the rest of my life without getting caught in the rain, I would.

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The Rise of the Robotic Workforce

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When I started my career, there were a few hundred mobile robots in the world," he says. Famed roboticist Rodney Brooks is back with a breakthrough invention that could revitalize American manufacturing and automate millions of jobs.

Can a Smartphone-Based Ultrasound Raise $4 Million?

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Ross Jaffe | managing director | Versant Ventures | Menlo Park, California Focus on Portability There's clearly a utility for a hand-held ultrasound device, but I don't know how important mobile connectivity is to doctors on the frontline. Can Your Phone Do This?

10 Best Apps For Small Business Owners

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There is an abundance of productivity and business mobile apps that can help you run your business remotely. Here are ten terrific mobile apps that you should consider using. You can install Dropbox on virtually any computer or mobile device.

Big Money for Cheap Legal Services

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Traditional lawyers may not like it, but venture capitalists are pouring money into one of the last industries to commit commoditization on the web," Fred Ury of business law firm Ury & Moskow told The Connecticut Law Tribune.

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the vc in me.: Generational Disruption in Media

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the PC, the internet, the mobile phone, broadband) and sometimes by the rise of a new geographical market (e.g. At one point, if Yahoo catches up technologically, they can bring back their spark, just like AIM can make up a mobile interface that will allow them to beat Twitter. the vc in me. Welcome! This blog broadcasts my thoughts on sectors of interest in my role as a venture capitalist as well as other ideas or tidbits on the business of entrepreneurship.

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