One of the world’s largest floating cranes arrived at New York’s Tappan Zee Bridge construction site on Monday. It’s being used to build a $3.9 billion bridge between Rockland and Westchester counties and is slated to open in 2018
Ok, so we all know that New York is the center of the universe and one of the fastest growing tech hubs globally, so it was only a matter of time before the city’s tech community had a hub of its own. It’s heeere… NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio unveiled digital.NYC, a first-of-its-kind online hub […]
New startups showed off their gadgets and inventions to attract investors along StartUp Alley inside the annual TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco.
What’s in a name? Could you imagine if the internet was organized alphabetically? Absurd, right? So, in a contextual world, why are our digital contact databases organized that way? Humin is a new phone app that captures all of your contacts and remembers them in the way you naturally think – in context. For example, […]
“Investing is not a game where the guy with the 160 IQ beats the guy with a 130 IQ. Once you have ordinary intelligence, what you need is the temperament to control the urges that get other people into trouble in investing.” – Warren Buffet I love this quote because it gets to the essence […]
Adam Quinton is Founder/CEO of Lucas Point Ventures and an active investor in and advisor to early stage companies. His investments include The Muse, Rapt Media, VenueBook and Snaps. He recently served as Chief Financial Officer of NYC based cybersecurity company, Nopsec, another one of his investments. Quinton is a Board member at Thrive Metrics. […]
One Kings Lane co-founders Susan Feldman and Alison Pincus talk to Kathryn Eisman about how to create a successful startup online.
Poshly builds personalization technologies that connect beauty brands with consumers, but the real beauty of the platform is the way that the company is collecting data. Think hyper-personal. Poshly members discover beauty products that are best suited for them and their lifestyles, while brands better understand the preferences and personas of consumers in real-time. Oh, […]
They each won $100,000 to change the world. Find out how the 2014 Thiel Fellows are planning to do it—all in under 60 seconds.
The NFL is taking football player statistics to the next level. Recently, the National Football League announced that starting this season, radio-frequency identification (RFID) transmitters will be placed inside of players’ shoulder pads to provide detailed data on players like never before. The activity tracking system, developed by Zebra Technologies, is better known as Next […]
Dstillery is a pioneer in marketing technology that provides the best cross-device audience targeting for brands. The company discovers new ways to create brand value for marketers by extracting signals from the complete customer journey and activating them across all screens. Which explains why the six year-old New York-based ad tech company just raised a […]