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Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers

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We develop products that contextually engage the user at the moment at which they are most actively engaged with a given concept.

Lead Developer to CTO at a Startup

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I've previously addressed the role of a CTO in early-stages in my post Startup CTO or Developer. for a Lead Developer: How much will it cost to build what we need to build? How can I control costs but effectively get stuff developed? How can we phase development to balance cost, features, risk, etc? Accounting? Reporting?

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Hiring Developers Before Product/Market Fit?

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Hiring seems to be the preferred use of seed funds (by investors and founders), whereas I'd prefer a focus on customer acquisition. Far from it.

Customer Support Training | What is excellent customer service?

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Excellent customer service isn’t just something that happens from company to consumer. Customer service starts within a company.

AT&T Developers Summit at CES 2014

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AT&T  held their 6th annual developers summit in Las Vegas this year at CES 2014. link] ). More here:  AT&T Sponsored Data.

CheckAlt Scores Four New Credit Union Customers

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Los Angeles-based CheckAlt , the developer of payment processing technology led by serial entrepreneur Shai Stern, said this week that it has signed on four new credit union customers for its mobile deposit technology. Financial impact of the win was not announced. READ MORE>>.

With $18M, Reflexion Health Expands Physical Therapy Technology

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The change has sparked a lot of interest in Reflexion and its Vera technology as a way to reduce rehab costs, Smith said.

TZ & GR Present REACH | Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming

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On October 24th tech enthusiast will come together to discuss the latest in Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming. Sponsors.

Using Technology to Realize a Competitive Advantage

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Technology is essential for businesses that want to gain an edge over competitors in today’s world. Cloud Services. BPM Software.

The Customer May Not Always Be Right, But You Had Better Listen Just The Same

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These two ads showed how disconnected from their customers these once industry leaders have become. So, how do you talk to customers?

How Entrepreneurs Use Technology to Improve Business Efficiency

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Entrepreneurship is undergoing many technological changes. Collect & Use Customer Data. Workflow Management. Images via Shutterstock.

4 Essential Webpage Elements for Getting Site Visitors to Convert

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Much effort and study has been expended to determine how a web site can better convert its visitors to paying customers. Free Demonstration  .

Why Technology is Driving More Urban Renewal

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Back in 2006/07 when I sold my company and then worked at Salesforce.com there were very few options in SF for technology folk to build their careers at big, growing companies. Technology innovation doesn’t occur in a vacuum. And sci-fi writers are but one example of the way society impacts technology. And Facebook.

SG Biofuels Gains Customers

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San Diego-based SG Biofuels , the developer of specialized seed crops for biofuels, said today that it has inked a number of customers for its hybrid Jatropha seed. Names and financial impact of the customer deals was not disclosed. SG Biofuels is backed by Life Technologies and others. READ MORE>>.

Rubicon Project Hails Growth, New Customers

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project says today that it is one of the "fastest growing ad technology companies in history". Rubicon is venture backed by Clearstone Venture Partners, IDG Ventures, Mayfield, News Corp., Peacock Equity Fund, Stanford University, and the University of California Berkeley. The company was founded in 2007.

Deka Launches Indiegogo Campaign To Bring Custom 3D Printed Styles To Bluetooth Headsets

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Deka, a startup that manufactures Bluetooth headsets with interchangeable custom faceplate has launched a new Indiegogo campaign to raise $100,000.

Moving Analytics | Sitting Kills, Moving Heals

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Three and a half million people die because of chronic complications developed as a result of sitting too much. walking interview?

MINDBODY Signs Customers For Booking Technology

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Financial details of the wins were not disclosed. MINDBODY is venture backed by Frontera Capital, the Pasadena Angels, and the Tech Coast Angels.

REACH | Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming [Live]

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On October 24th tech enthusiast will come together to discuss the latest in Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming. Sponsors.

When Your Startup Business Plan Needs to Be Revised

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Non-Profits Telling Stories Through Technology

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Loaded with his technology and merchandise background, GoodThreads was born. Currently Audiolife is at 250,000 members and growing.

Local ID Signs Up Long List Of Brand Name Clients

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Los Angeles-based Local ID , the startup which develops local store marketing technology for brick-and-mortar brands, released a long list of brand name clients this morning, including Jersey Mike's, Drybar, Pinkberry, Rubio's Coastal Grill and Pizza Studio. Financial details of the win were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Looking At LA's Technology Future with Derek Norton

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First off, talk about your involvement in some of the companies here, and also explain your view of where Los Angeles is going in the technology world?

Getting Data In and Out of Your Electronic Health Record

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Like most legacy healthcare IT companies, Epic runs an ancient technology stack. At this stage, Epic is just getting feedback from developers.

Top 5 Apps For those Facing disabilities

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For many disabilities, empathic developers have provided new utilities that improve certain functions for the iPhone or Android. JABtalk.

Resonant Signs New Customer For RF Technology

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Santa Barbara-based Resonant , which is developing radio frequency filer technology for mobile front-ends, said yesterday afternoon that it has signed a second customer for its technology. Name of the customer was not disclosed. READ MORE>>. resonant radio frequency filter bandpass duplexer

Qualcomm Buys EmpoweredU For Mobile Learning Technology

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San Diego-based Qualcomm is expanding its efforts in the education sector today, saying that it has acquired EmpoweredU , a developer of mobile learning technology for the K-20 market. qualcomm empoweredu mobile learning education school technology merger acquisition ucla Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed.

GPS Tracking Keeps Internet of Things Moving for Vehicle Management

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But don’t worry; this development is definitely a cause for celebration rather than alarm, particularly in regards to the commercial sector.

Verdezyne Wins Customer

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Carlsbad-based Verdezyne , the developer of renewable chemical technology which is backed by BP Alternative Energy Ventures, DSM Venturing B.V., OVP Venture Partners and Monitor Ventures, has just signed a company in the polymer fiber business. Verdezyne said it will supply its bio-based products to Universal Fiber Systems.

5 Tips to Becoming a More Customer Centric Organization

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The world has changed much since I started my first company in 1999.  As organizations we have become more open and I believe this is great for businesses and their customers.  In the first 4 years of running BuildOnline we were an “Outside In&# organization. They had decided to take a Digg style approach to product development

SRCH2's Plan to Arm The World With Enterprise Search Technology

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In the arms race of search technology, only the big guys -- Google, Microsoft -- seem to be able to keep up with all of the innovations in the space.

Going Green with Smart Home Technology

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Additionally, as smart home technology develops, automation devices are becoming greener and, subsequently, more affordable. Lighting.

Citrusbyte Wants the World to Build Better Software

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Not to mention that almost every business in our modern, digital age is using this technology. That is, businesses are using APIs like crazy to stay competitive and communicate with both partners and customers more effectively. In that regard, Citrusbyte recently announced the launch of their newest product, Mission Control.

With $4.5M in Funding Wearable IoT World Launches U.S.-Pan Asia IoT Superhighway Accelerator

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The HKSAR Government welcomes innovation and technology companies from all over the world to set up offices in Hong Kong. Team of two or more.

QAD Wins Customer In The UK

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Santa Barbara-based enterprise resource planning software developer QAD says this morning that it has signed up a new customer in the UK, Snell Advanced Media (SAM), to manage its business processes company-wide. enterprise resource planning business process management international customerREAD MORE>>.

j2 Global Buys Landslide Technologies

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Los Angeles-based j2 Global , the provider of Internet fax, hosted email, online backup, and other services, is expanding its offerings this morning, saying that it has acquired Landslide Technologies. Landslide is a Boston-based company developing customer relationship management software for small and mid-sized businesses.

First Ever In-flight Wearable Technology Hackathon

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Four teams of developers nominated in phase one of the event were given thirty days to develop demonstrations for the flight.

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TowerJazz Signs Argentine Customer

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Newport Beach-based semiconductor foundry TowerJazz announced this morning that it has inked a deal with a research and technology group in Argentina. The firm said it has signed an agreement with the Public and Private Consortium Tecnopolis del Sur (Tecnopolis del Sur), to further research and technology development in Argentina.

Newlight Technologies Gets Big Win At Dell

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Irvine-based Newlight Technologies , which is developing carbon negative technology which converts greenhouse gases into plastic, has scored a big customer win this morning, with computer manufacturer Dell. newlight technologies dell carbon negative cleantech energy methane manufacturing packaging computer hardware

SRS Wins Customer In India

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Santa Ana-based SRS Labs , the developer of audio signal processing technology, reported today that it has signed a partnership with a firm in India. which will incorporate its SRS WOW HD technology within a line of mobile phones. the firm said it has linked with LAVA International, Ltd.,