Category: Startups


What Does DC Tech Want to be Known For?

Recently, I had the chance to participate in a roundtable event of #DCTech influencers hosted by Technically.DC. We had a great discussion about what makes the DC tech scene different than that of, say Silicon Valley. From the article, D.C. is not Silicon Valley. Despite the fact that a number...


This AI Will Understand What You’re Doing and Why

Infi was created by a Tel-Aviv based startup that has spent the last 3 years.  infi’s algorithm analyzes information entered by  users and in addition, presents users with various questions, gathering more data about them. “Big deal,” you may be thinking. Doesn’t Facebook do this? Well, this is what sets...


Machine Learning Incubator Demo Day

Day 2 of Machine Learning Month Last night was the internal Microsoft-only preview event of tonight’s Machine Learning Incubator Demo Day. Here’s my quick video recap I posted last night on my Facebook page: The line up of startups was pretty incredible and their products ranged from world improving to...


The 5 Best Languages to Learn in a Changing World Economy

If you’re an entrepreneur and you’re looking for a competitive advantage, then you should consider becoming fluent (or at least competent) in these five languages. Mandarin Chinese Arabic Spanish Russian Portuguese Surprised at some of the choices? Watch the video for a complete explanation.    


Venture Cafe Overview

Here’s an overview of a great space for innovators and startups in the Boston area. #DCTech should take notes.


Behind the D.C. Tech Revolution, Pelonkey Changing How DC Parties, and JavaScript Crash Course

Show Notes @andrewrgunther “Behind the D.C. Tech Revolution” by @TGurgick … #DCTech @DCInnoTech How @DJNeekola will use her #startup @Pelonkey to change how DC parties  #dctech @CIEGAL @lkthrock This Woman Is the Venture Capitalist Every Va. Startup Wants to Meet … via @DC_Inno @dcvcjen #DCTech @EntrepreneurVT @TechCocktail...