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Thursday, May 30, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
ShopAdvisor, a locally-developed pricewatching product, won some acclaim since it launched an iOS app at the end of 2010.  First, it was featured in the App Store,
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Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Ben Mirin - Contributor, VentureFizz
In its fourth iteration, the team behind TechStars Boston has become a well-oiled machine.  Associates and HackStars rotate quite consistently from term to term, but with each... 
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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Local 3D Printer Company Formlabs had quite busy last weekend.  First, they were on the road repping their product at Maker Faire in San Francisco and the International Contemporary...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
On Tuesday morning, Anže Vodovnik and Davorin Gabrovec are holding an event in Kendall Square to unveil the mobile version of Zeppelin, their one-stop data and analytics...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, May 20, 2013 Eric Paley - Managing Partner, Founder Collective
Venture backed startups are incredibly ambitious. A startup team comes together to try to create something highly improbable and well beyond what can reasonably be expected...
Expert Advice
Friday, May 17, 2013 Rob Go - Co-Founder and Partner, NextView Ventures
Right after OMGPOP released DrawSomething to rave reviews (and traction), I was catching up with my friend Nabeel Hyatt and chatted a bit about the game’s meteoric...
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Thursday, May 16, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
Patrick O’Quinn, the founder of Awesome.me, built his media-sharing-platform company with two personal beliefs in mind. The first is that everyone has greatness in them; second...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Michael Gaiss - Founder, ThinkB1G & EIR, UMass-Boston Venture Development Center
The topic of unpaid internships comes up frequently in conversations that I have with companies looking to bring on young talent. It is an area where many people do not...
Expert Advice
Monday, May 13, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
The members of the Boston tech / innovation community that attended VentureFizz / Dissero's "Scaling to 1M+ Users - Customer Acquisition Strategy" event arrived...
Expert Advice
Friday, May 10, 2013 Alex Taussig - Principal, Highland Capital Partners
When we opened our call for Summer@Highland applications a few months ago, the entire Highland investment team pitched in to get the word out. We came bearing...
Entrepreneurship