Working with Developers
APRIL 28, 2014
There was a lot of passion in the room last week when I presented Working with Developers at the Stubbs Precellerator. Go watch a few episodes.
APRIL 23, 2010
I’ve come to realize that I have lots of posts around startup software development scattered around in different posts. How to Work With a Contract Web Developer How To Bootstrap Your StartupThought it would be good to capture them in one spot and also include links to related posts from other sources.
NASA JPL, Chevron Tie On Technology Development
JULY 26, 2011
According to JPL, it will assist in demonstration, development, and commercial deployment of technology based on JPL's heritage in space exploration.
USC Researchers Develop Liquid Solar Cell Technology
APRIL 25, 2012
The new technology--based on solar nanocrystals--were developed by chemistry researchers led by Richard L. READ MORE>>.
Startup CTO or Developer
JANUARY 26, 2010
I’ve been having discussions with several people recently about the role of the CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in very early stage companies.
Teledyne Buys Machine Vision Developer e2v For $789M
DECEMBER 12, 2016
Thousand Oaks-based Teledyne Technologies announced early this morning that it has acquired English machine vision and image sensor technology developer e2v technologies plc. teledyne machine vision technology image sensor merger acquisition england internationalThe deal is worth approximately $789M. READ MORE>>.
Hiring Developers Before Product/Market Fit?
APRIL 2, 2012
And in most cases they are not ready to hire developers either. In other words, they come in asking for help with sourcing and hiring.
Zuma Ventures: Creating A New Technology Startup Model
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Incubators, at the core level, take basic core level technology and try to build a company around it. Explain exactly how Zuma Ventures works?
SweetLabs Dangles $50K To Developers
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
San Diego-based SweetLabs , the startup formerly known as OpenCandy, said today that it has launched a $50,000 contest which will reward web developers for creating desktop applications for its Pokki desktop app environment. sweetlabs pokki developer software contest award applicationREAD MORE>>.
MomentFeed Links Into Facebook's Preferred Marketing Developer Program
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
Santa Monica-based social analytics software developer MomentFeed announced this week that it has been accepted into the Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer (PMD) Program, Facebook''s program for linking with companies who develop technologies in the advertising, page management, social integration, and tool areas for the social networking site.
AVST Buys Application Developer
MAY 19, 2011
AVST explained that the assets acquired in the buy provide a Microsoft.NET development framework for its CallXpress 8 product. READ MORE>>.
CALIENT Technologies Raises $19.4M
OCTOBER 25, 2011
CALIENT Technologies is headed by Atiq Raza, and develops modular photonic switching systems. READ MORE>>.
Boosting the US Economy | Invest in Research & Development for Tax Credit
Tech Zulu Event
JULY 14, 2014
All engaged parties indulge in progressive research and development, which is the pillar of economic prosperity.
Founder Challenges with Startup Development Teams and CTOs
MAY 21, 2013
I''m spending more of my time recently working with non-technical startup founders who are having challenges with their software/web/mobile development teams. Common Signals I''ve written previously about Symptoms of a Weak Development Team. Rogue developers with their own agenda. One of your better developers leaves.
uSamp Courts App Developers With SDK
MAY 20, 2013
Encino-based uSamp , which develops online survey and sampling technology, is courting mobile app developers with a new software development kit.
AT&T Developers Summit at CES 2014
Tech Zulu Event
JANUARY 13, 2014
AT&T held their 6th annual developers summit in Las Vegas this year at CES 2014. link] ). More here: AT&T Sponsored Data.
D2 Technologies Buys Webia Technologies
MARCH 2, 2011
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Technology Trends of 2016
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Technology is constantly evolving and maturing. The post Technology Trends of 2016 appeared first on TechZulu. In fact, the U.S.
MicroPower Technologies Names VP
OCTOBER 17, 2013
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Procore Technologies Wins Big Construction Client
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Carpinteria-based Procore Technlogies , which develops cloud-based, construction management software, said it has signed its largest deal to date, with construction company Mortenson Construction. procore technologies construction cloud software saas mortensonFinancial impact of the win was not disclosed. READ MORE>>.
Qualcomm Making Inroads with Wireless EV Charging Technology
AUGUST 4, 2016
As the global market for mobile phones has matured, Qualcomm has been seeking new opportunities in the wireless technology business.
Procore Technologies Finds $30M For Construction Project Management Software
APRIL 16, 2015
Carpinteria-based Procore , the developer of construction project management software led by Craig "Tooey" Courtemanche, said this morning that it has raised $30M in a growth funding round. Procore develops cloud-based software which is used to manage large construction projects, using both the web and mobile phones. READ MORE>>.
Biosynthetic Technologies Gets $100M Loan Guarantee From USDA
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Irvine-based Biosynthetic Technologies , a developer of high performance biobased oils targeting the automotive and industrial lubricant market, has received a $100M loan guarantee from the U.S. biosynthetic technologies usda loan guarantee biofuel cleantech renewable chemical plant venture capital agricultureREAD MORE>>.
SoCal Tech Calendar
JUNE 8, 2012
Thursday, June 14, 2012 -- Software Product Development - How to Triple Your Likelihood of Success. Product development has always been challenging. In this workshop, we will discuss techniques that may triple your likelihood of developing a successful software product. The industry average rate of success is only 29%.
Maxwell Technologies Gets $25M In Credit Facility
JULY 6, 2015
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies , which develops ultracapacitor-based energy storage and other products, said today that it has received a $25M, three year revolving line of credit. Maxwell develops ultracapacitor products, power modules, and a number of other energy and aerospace related products. READ MORE>>.
STEC Opens Development Center In India
SEPTEMBER 7, 2011
Santa Ana-based STEC , the developer of solid state disk drives and technology, said this week that it has opened up a new storage innovation center in Pune, India. According to STEC, the new design center will provide software development resources for its products. READ MORE>>.
The First Ever In-Flight Wearable Technology Hackathon
Tech Zulu Event
MAY 29, 2014
Developers interested in participating can register interest at bit.ly/wwinvent. wwinvent.
Alelo, USC Team On Virtual Learning Technology
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Los Angeles-based Alelo , which develops game-based, role playing simulations and teaching technology, says that it has partnered with the USC Institute for Creative Technologies , to co-develop disruptive learning technology. READ MORE>>. alelo virtual learning game role playing simulation teaching videogame
Fallbrook Technologies Pulls IPO
MAY 2, 2011
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BeBop Technology Expands Into Canada, Europe
APRIL 14, 2016
Los Angeles-based cloud software developer BeBop Technology , which provides software for the media and entertainment industry, said today that it has expanded its operations in both Canada and Europe. BeBop Technology, led by Bruck K. Long, develops cloud-based software for handling post production. READ MORE>>.
TZ & GR Present REACH | Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming
Tech Zulu Event
SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
On October 24th tech enthusiast will come together to discuss the latest in Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming. Sponsors.
Prime Focus Technologies Gets Private Equity Investment
AUGUST 31, 2016
Los Angeles-based Prime Focus Technologies , a developer of ERP software for the media industry, says it has received its first round of funding from private equity investor Ambit Pragma. prime focus technologies venture capital private equity ambit software hollywood contentSize of the investment was not announced. READ MORE>>.
IBM Introduces New Open Source Community for Developers
Tech Zulu Event
AUGUST 31, 2015
“IBM firmly believes that open source is the foundation of innovative application development in the cloud.
OpenX Sells Off OpenX Source To Developer
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
Los Angeles-based online ad serving technology provider OpenX said late Friday that it has sold of all of its interest in its legacy, open source ad serving product, OpenX Source, back to one of the software''s original developers. Financial terms of the sale were not announced. READ MORE>>. openx source serving software
Newlight Technologies Finds $9.2M For Carbon Negative Plastics
APRIL 4, 2014
Irvine-based Newlight Technologies , a developer of technology which converts greenhouse gases into plastic, has raised $9.2M in a funding round, the company said this week. newlight technologies carbon negative cleantech green venture capital methane plastic materials plastics Names of those investors were not announced.
MicroPower Technologies Steals Away Engineering VP From 3D Robotics
MARCH 5, 2015
San Diego-based MicroPower Technologies , which develops wireless, solar-powered surveillance cameras, said this week that it has named a new VP of Engineering. micropower technologies robotics wireless surveillance camera tech coast angels evonexus McConnell has previously also served at Solekai Systems, among other companies.
LA Group Launches Effort To Promote Technology Corridor In Los Angeles
DECEMBER 12, 2012
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Equity-Only CTO and Equity-Only Developers
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
Was it a Startup Founder Developer Gap ? Did they really need a Startup CTO or Developer or both? Did they have a Weak Development Team ? And do I fit as a Part-Time CTO , Technology Advisor , CTO Founder , Acting CTO ? He needed some kind of CTO and as well Developers. Was it a case of needing Homework?
Reports: Lumedyne Technologies Acquired By Google
JUNE 5, 2015
San Diego-based Lumedyne Technologies , a developer of MEMs-based, inertial direction sensors, has quietly been acquired by Google , according to multiple reports. Neither Google nor Lumedyne Technologies have announced or acknowledged the deal. The deal reportedly happened in November, and was worth $85M. READ MORE>>.
Gehry Technologies Lands $10M For Architecture Software
DECEMBER 6, 2011
Los Angeles-based Gehry Technologies , a developer of architectural design software co-founded by architect Frank Gehry, announced Tuesday that it has raised $10M in a Series B financing round. The firm said the funding will go towards the firm's consulting services, as well as towards technology development. READ MORE>>.