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BizSpark Featured Startup App: TradingView
Today we feature a BizSpark Startup who recently published their Finance App called TradingView . Trading View helps you track accurate information for stocks and other markets with the most advanced charts available and enables you to set up personal watchlists and follow hotlists with top gainers and...
18 Apr 2014
The Road To Success Can Be Long and Demanding, But Never Give Up – A First Person Perspective by SmartCloud CEO Kim Mayyasi and CTO Steve Fraleigh
Artificial intelligence (AI) is in our blood in many ways; all the founders of our company came from the AI community. Each of us has worked independently on the concept of using AI to help solve industrial operational problems since the early 1990s. As far as founding a company went, we kept running...
17 Apr 2014
Crushing Appetites One At A Time: Ordr.in CEO David Bloom Spills The Beans In This First-Person Perspective
At American Express, I was part of the restaurant industry team, charged with influencing the dining decisions of more than 60 million cardholders. I wanted digital tools that could help American Express operate on a national level while helping customers and restaurants transact locally. Existing food...
2 Apr 2014
BizSpark Startup of the Day on Azure: WildeRooms.com Ltd.
Today we feature a UK company who has built their solution on Microsoft Azure. WildeRooms connects retailers’ websites to their dressing rooms, enabling consumers to try the garments they see online before buying. We sat down with Co-founder and CEO, Kevin Dhami, to ask him how he got...
4 Apr 2014
BizSpark Startup of the Day on Azure: IntegrateCloud Inc.
Today's Featured BizSpark Startup in Integrate Cloud, an Microsoft Azure-based integration platform that is designed to integrate Customer Service Software like Zendesk to Enterprise bug tracking systems like On-Demand and On-Premise Atlassian JIRA. Learn more about Integrate Cloud in our interview...
10 Apr 2014
When Academia Meets The Real World, The Experience Can Be Life-altering: A First Person Perspective by Dan Sommers, Warwick Analytics
We asked Dan Sommers, founder of Warwick Analytics , to share some wisdom on starting a company with members of the Microsoft BizSpark program . I love challenges and to do better with each new business I’m involved in. When I felt the calling to launch Warwick Analytics, I knew we had to...
27 Feb 2014
Connecting the Physical and Digital Worlds: A First Person Perspective By Jeffrey Dungen, reelyActive
Jeffrey Dungen and his team decided they would literally go to the ends of the earth until their company got off the ground. Here's their story. What if you had an idea that could change the way the world worked? You’d probably be like my partners and me – ridiculously excited...
30 Jan 2014
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - TranscribeMe
Interview with Alexei Dunayev, CEO of TranscribeMe. Web site: www.transcribeme.com . Tell us who you are and your role in the company: CEO, I help the management to do the best job they can and I oversee all aspects of the business. What is your company’s mission? To transform audio...
3 Apr 2012
BizSpark Featured Startup on Windows 8 and Azure - Cognitum Sp. Z o.o.
Imagine a language editor for your coding that is so powerful that it refuses to allow you to write a sentence that would disappoint your ninth grade English and grammar teacher. Cognitum is an innovative and technical BizSpark member company based in Warsaw, Poland. Cognitum delivers high-end IT...
1 Oct 2013
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - hidden little gems
Interview with Phillip Reitz Hofmeyr, Founder of hidden little gems. Web site: http://apps.facebook.com/hiddenlittlegems . Tell us who you are and your role in the company: My name is Phillip Hofmeyr and I am the founder of hidden little gems. What is your company’s mission? To...
7 Jun 2012
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - Connect2Fans Enterprises
Interview with Jason Lavigne, Co-founder of Connect2Fans Enterprises. Web site: http://www.Connect2Fans.com . Tell us who you are and your role in the company: I am the Lead Software Architect for C2F and a co-founder of the company. I have been developing software on various technologies, including...
20 Mar 2012
Building a Company on Content Chaos - Tabillo
This is part of a series of startup stories about founders who are building customer solutions -- and their dreams -- on Microsoft stack technologies acquired through the Microsoft BizSpark program. This story comes from Sanjeev Arora, founder and CEO of Tabillo. You can follow him and Tabillo on Twitter...
24 Oct 2013
BizSpark Startup Featured on Azure - Zazzy
Bet you never thought you would see a marriage between Linux and jewelry. Well, two big trends have heated up over the past three years -- online retail that is quick and easy and what many call the maker revolution, where people who are good with their hands and their creativity can make things and...
5 Nov 2013
Featured Startup on Azure - //staq
Gaming has taken more than a few turns and evolutions since the days of Atari and Intellivision, to name just a couple of mainstream favorites. If you are a gamer, you've grown up and are no longer playing Atari. You are likely building your own games. You probably want to manage and monetize those games...
11 Feb 2013
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - Atomblock
Interview with Hendrik Van Iterson, Co-founder and CTO of Atomblock. Web site: www.atomblock.com Tell us who you are and your role in the company: Co-founder and CTO. What is your company’s mission? To become the market leader in electronic video distribution. In 140 characters...
28 Feb 2012
BizSpark Startup of the Day on Azure - MobEye Vision
Today we travel to Israel to feature one of our newest startups built on Azure. Mobeye is a SaaS live video production company that helps media agencies and e-commerce sites create & monetize feature-rich, live broadcast events (with or without celebrities) & TV Shows at a fraction of what...
21 Nov 2013
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - MapCite
Interview with Adam Stevens, Head of Client Account Management at MaoCite. Web site: www.MapCite.com Tell us who you are and your role in the company: Head of Client Account Management. What is your company’s mission? To deliver simple to use Location Intelligence solutions to the...
9 Mar 2012
Featured Startup on Azure - Lime Rocket
BizSpark: Tell us who you are and your role in the company: Mike Gardiner: I’m the Founder of Lime Rocket and the lead developer for our flagship gaming & engagement product Buzzy.IO. As a founder my role also stretches across product & customer development. BizSpark: What did...
17 Jan 2013
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - Techila Technologies
Interview with Tuomas Eerola, Vice President of Techila Technologies. Web site: www.techilatechnologies.com . Tell us who you are and your role in the company: Vice President. What is your company’s mission? Techila enables applications to utilize the infinite capacity of the Cloud...
27 Mar 2012
Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure - PartingGift
Our Featured BizSpark Startup on Azure is PartingGift – a social media game developer that uses Azure to help major brands predict trends. Can a game help you predict trends? Imagine a TV game show – that’s where the concept of PartingGift started. With big excitement, big fun...
4 Aug 2011
Newscastic: Building a Local News Model for the 21st Century - - A First Person Startup Narrative by Cofounder and CEO, Eric Paradis
We met NewsCastic CEO Eric Paradis at SXSW in Austin a few months ago. Here is his story on how he and his team started NewsCastic, and what it has to do with changes in our media culture and in our communities. By Eric Paradis, Cofounder and CEO, NewsCastic Question: What does a bridge collapse...
31 Jul 2013
Featured Startup on Azure -- Trade Chase
Imagine if you could pare your odds down in playing the stock market to just a few other people, and make your bets based on a smaller pool of people who were also placing bets on the stock market? you can do that. A startup in Britain has sought to gamify the stock market, and they have literally made...
3 Sep 2012
Featured Startup on Windows 8 - Craftbox
Our interview with Craftbox, makers of an app that launched in the Windows Store on October 16, 2012, introduces you to the mind behind one of the latest apps that makes full use of Windows 8 and its almost cinema-like presentation on devices, especially the Surface. According to Eduardo Costa, co...
28 Mar 2013
Featured BizSpark Startup Building on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 - Data-Arc
It's pretty amazing where you will find a Microsoft BizSpark startup. With over 75,000 current and alumni companies having gone through the program, we have seen it pop up in nearly every country with a web or mobile infrastructure. Ibtesam Sharif, Founder, Data-Arc, creator of Wordness The...
18 Jul 2013
BizSpark Featured Startup on Azure - Centramation Systems Private Limited
Active members of the Microsoft BizSpark social forums probably remember the Indian husband and wife team that made Remind Me This, a project management tool featured in the Silicon Valley tech blog TechTaffy. Rutvik Dave, Co-Founder, Centramation Systems The app is just one of the products...
26 Sep 2013
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