Uli Walcher

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Review: The best frameworks for machine learning and deep learning

Over the past year I've reviewed half a dozen open source machine learning and/or deep learning frameworks: Caffe, Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (aka …

Build a super fast deep learning machine for under $1,000

Yes, you can run TensorFlow on a $39 Raspberry Pi, and yes, you can run TensorFlow on a GPU powered EC2 node for about $1 per hour. And yes, those …

An Investor Reveals How To Land Your Startup's First Round Of Funding

Schlafman puts together an annual presentation about how to raise venture capital.<p>His latest presentation explains how to land a first round of financing, which is often called a "seed" round. Schlafman agreed to let Business Insider publish the slides.

4 Steps to Starting a Web Business Without Knowing Coding

<i>Eddy Lee, Ph.D, is a venture capitalist investing in Silicon Valley and Singapore. He is also a Consulting Assistant Professor at Stanford University.</i><p>So you have a great idea for a new mobile app or Web service—but you don’t know anything about coding or developing. You might have started searching …

The True Costs of Developing an App

<i>Jeremy Rappaport is a writer at Fueled, the leading iPhone application developers and masters of mobile design in New York City. This post was originally published on the Fueled blog.</i><p>Everyone knows about the big names: Angry Birds, Candy Crush, Facebook, Twitter, Uber, Instagram. Countless others …

Angel or Devil: Who’s Really Investing In Your Start-Up?

A friend called me heartbroken, crying. She had spent months looking for investors to fund her fledgling startup and now she had a big problem. Someone was ready to give her the money.<p>Trouble was, the cash came with a catch. The only investor willing to pony-up the money was someone she didn’t …

LinkedIn Slumps On Soft Forecast

In the 10 quarters since its IPO, LinkedIn has been a market darling — up 161%. But shares are down a sharp 4.6% in after hours trading.<p>The career driven social network reported a net loss of $3.4 million compared to net income of $2.3 million for the same period last year. Losses were 3 cents per …

Okta’s $27 Million Series D Comes as Europe and Asia Embrace the Cloud

Last week, Okta, the fast-growing identity management company, raised a $27.5 million Series D round of venture capital funding led by Sequoia …

Why naming a startup funding round wrong could cost millions

While raising outside capital is not the only way to obtain financing for a startup, it seems to be the preferred method for new technologies where revenue or a business model is unclear. A common trend is emerging: more often than not, I hear that folks are raising their “seed round,” typically …

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