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Pitch Deck Template: Exactly What To Include

What exactly do startup entrepreneurs need to include in a pitch deck that leads to a successful fundraising round?<p>Throwing together a dozen slides with a couple of bullet points in exchange for landing millions of dollars in startup capital may not sound that challenging. Yet, with thousands of …

Investing

The 29-year-old CEO of Stripe reveals what it's really like running a $9.2 billion startup

Patrick Collison, 29, and his brother John, 27, famously turned seven lines of code into a startup called Stripe, which has been valued in fundraising at $9.2 billion.<p>According to Collison, who was recently named to Business Insider's list of rising stars in tech, running a successful startup …

How to Start and Finish Any Web App Project

<b>This article was originally posted on Nov 7th 2016 at: https://nickjanetakis.com/blog/how-to-start-and-finish-any-web-app-project</b><p>Did you know it took …

Software Development

The 4 reasons to stop setting goals (and focus on process, instead)

I’m a recovering outcome addict.<p>Since my teenage years, I’ve been chasing one outcome after the next.<p>The list is exhausting. Leaving Turkey and …

Ontology & Linked Data

Ontology - Linked Data<p><b>What is Linked Data?</b><br>The Web enables us to link related documents. Similarly it enables us to link related data. The term Linked …

The UK might be kicked out of EU plans to build an alternative to GPS

The ongoing Galileo project will launch 30 satellites to provide encrypted mapping and navigation data<p>The UK’s decision to part ways with the European Union has reached a new frontier: space. According to reports from <i>The Financial Times</i>, the EU is trying to exclude the UK from its €10 billion …

What Happens When You Combine Blockchain and Machine Learning

Blockchain and Machine Learning (ML) have been making a lot of noise over the last couple of years, but not so much together. Made famous as the …

Why Stackshare is quietly becoming a secret weapon for developers and Silicon Valley CTOs

On Stackshare, Airbnb lists over 50 services in its “stack,” Slack lists 24, and Spotify lists more than 31; these stacks are collections of different pieces of software that each company is using to run their operations, and range from infrastructure tools to communications tools to container …

Universe, a mobile-only website builder, lets you create pages in ‘under a minute’

The business of platforms for developing websites and publishing online is a crowded one, with established players like WordPress, Wix, Zoho, Weebly, Duda Mobile and Squarespace competing against newer entrants like Medium and the likes of LinkedIn. Now make way for another one: Universe, a startup …

Apps

An A.I. Just Developed Its Own New Language

New research from OpenAI and UC Berkeley has created A.I. agents that can form and use their own new language, without instruction, whenever they …

5 big challenges to utilizing genomic data for precision medicine

Precision medicine holds the key to better health. And as the industry moves more toward value-based care, its evidence-based principles can help …

DARPA's Lifetime Learning Project Will Let A.I. Grow Up

DARPA is working on a new machine learning technology that could let a future artificial intelligence grow up, learning from its experiences over the …

15 Ways to Creatively Challenge Yourself Every Day

We all <i>want</i> to embrace creativity, but actually making it happen? That’s the tricky part. With long to-do lists at home and work, it can be difficult to imagine actually making creative expression part of our routine. Creativity is about more than time-consuming craft projects, though, and it may be …

Creativity

A Berlin startup that helps you get a cleaner on demand has now raised a total of €67 million

Founded in 2014, Helpling's platform allows you to open an app and request a cleaner on demand.<p>In January 2017, Helpling launched additional household services across 20 cities in Germany. The range of new services includes window cleaning, furniture assembling, paint work, and others.<p>The …