The Road Ahead: Autonomous Vehicles Startup Ecosystem

A dynamic view of the current state of self-driving startups. See it here. The autonomous vehicles startup landscape has been evolving incredibly quickly: this past year has a seen a highlight reel of exits, financings, emergent stealth companies, and promising research advancements. The $1B exit of Cruise Automation to GM, the $680M exit of Otto to … Continue reading The Road Ahead: Autonomous Vehicles Startup Ecosystem

Indirect Routes to Market

 When startups focused on the enterprise market initially get started, the sales focus is on selling directly to end customers. This is a valid approach early on, as the companies are working to improve their products, messaging, value proposition, etc. It is important at this stage for the company to have direct contact with customers, … Continue reading Indirect Routes to Market

Up to Speed on Deep Learning: September Update, Part 1

Continuing our series of deep learning updates, we pulled together some of the awesome resources that have emerged since our last post on August 31st. In case you missed it, here are our past updates: August part 2, August part 1, July part 2, July part 1, June, and the original set of 20+ resources … Continue reading Up to Speed on Deep Learning: September Update, Part 1

Up to Speed on Deep Learning: August Update, Part 2

Continuing our series of deep learning updates, we pulled together some of the awesome resources that have emerged since our last post on August 16th. In case you missed it, here’s the August update (part 1), here’s the July update (part 2), here’s the July update (part 1), here’s the June update, and here’s the … Continue reading Up to Speed on Deep Learning: August Update, Part 2

Analyzing The Podcast Renaissance

By Niraj Pant Before starting to analyze podcasting in its current form, it may be best to go back. With the birth of podcasts in 2005, the popularity for the search term increased exponentially. Many things were happening at this time — Apple added support for podcasts on the iPod/iTunes, and many early podcasts were coming out … Continue reading Analyzing The Podcast Renaissance

Student Venture Capital Programs

By Niraj Pant An increasing number of venture capital firms are going past their traditional avenues for finding companies and looking at a new source: students. Specifically, they’re hiring students to work part-time on sourcing companies that they find interesting. Many tech investors are struck by FOMO, and are starting to become more aware that … Continue reading Student Venture Capital Programs

Up to Speed on Deep Learning: August Update, Part 1

Continuing our series of deep learning updates, we pulled together some of the awesome resources that have emerged since our last post on August 2nd. In case you missed it, here’s the July update (part 2), here’s the July update (part 1), here’s the June update, and here’s the original set of 20+ resources we … Continue reading Up to Speed on Deep Learning: August Update, Part 1

Deep Learning in Healthcare: Challenges and Opportunities

“Medicine is an art and a science, but the science dominates the art.” Dr. Dave Channin received a Bachelor’s degree in computer science and molecular biology from Brandeis University. After graduation, he worked as a programmer for a couple of years, and then left the United States to study medicine at the Faculté de Medicine … Continue reading Deep Learning in Healthcare: Challenges and Opportunities

Up to Speed on Deep Learning: July Update, Part 2

Continuing our series of deep learning updates, we pulled together some of the awesome resources that have emerged since our last post on July 18th. In case you missed it, here’s the July update (part 1), here’s the June update, and here’s the original set of 20+ resources we outlined in April. As always, this … Continue reading Up to Speed on Deep Learning: July Update, Part 2

Up to Speed on Deep Learning: July Update

By Isaac Madan. Continuing our series of deep learning updates, we pulled together some of the awesome resources that have emerged since our last post on June 20th. In case you missed it, here’s the June update, and here’s the original set of 20+ resources we outlined in April. As always, this list is not … Continue reading Up to Speed on Deep Learning: July Update