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Peter Thiel on Why Competition is for Losers

Peter Thiel, founder of Paypal and Palantir, discusses business strategy and monopoly theory in “Competition is For Losers”. See the slides and readings: http://www.startupclass.samaltman.com/courses/lec05 Lecture Transcript: http://www.tech.genius.com/Peter-thiel-lecture-5-business-strategy-and-monopoly-theory-annotated

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Startups

Top 10 Indian Hardware Startups Building Products for India and the World

In this video, take a look at the top 10 Indian hardware startups building products for India and the world Time stamps: 00:00 Introduction 02:32 #10 Openapp 03:28 #9 AjnaLens 04:29 #8 DrinkPrime 05:32 #7 Makers Hive 06:26 #6 Atomberg Technologies 07:27 #5 Smartron 08:57 #4 Emotix 10:05 #3 GOQii 11:08 #2 Boat 12:16 #1 […]

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The Surprising Genius of 3D Printed Rockets

3D printing is poised to revolutionize manufacturing.  Why not the space industry as well? 3D printed rockets save on up front tooling, enable rapid iteration, decrease part count, and facilitate radically new designs.

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How Venture Capitalist Tracy Chadwell Cornered the “Silver Tech” Market

Only 2.4% of venture capital founders are women, but after a career spent in law and banking, Tracy Chadwell felt ready to take on the challenge. In 2016 she founded 1843 Capital (named after the year that Ada Lovelace wrote the first computer program). Her fund invests in early-stage startups founded by women who work […]

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AI Startups

The Rise of AI and the Canadian Silicon Valley

Here’s an interesting documentary (“Canada – The Rise of AI”, Ep. 11) on the “Canadian Silicon Valley.” Silicon Valley may be home to some of the biggest tech giants in the world but it’s being challenged like never before. Crazy tech geniuses have popped up all over the planet making things that will blow your […]

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Interesting Startups

How Jamie Kern Lima Sold IT Cosmetics for $ 1Billion

Yesterday, I reviewed Jamie Kern Lima’s book on a livestream. If you’re not already convinced that you’ll find value in her story, then check out this interview with Ed Mylett. “Champions aren’t made when the game is easy!” If inspiration was a person, Jamie would be it! Jamie Kern Lima started a makeup company in […]

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Azure Startups

Data Management and External Organization Collaboration

Guy Hizkiau, VP R&D and Product at SpecterX, a rising startup in External Data Management Solution, Joins Adi Polak to discuss how Data management evolves and how organizations should reconsider the way they share secure data during external organization collaboration.  Guy shares how they leverage Office 365, Azure Information Protection, and Microsoft Cloud App Security […]

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CodeStories South Africa: Spotlight on ComUnity

This episode was recorded at the ComUnity office in Johannesburg, South Africa in January 2020. In June of 2017, wildfires broke out in Knysna, a municipality in South Africa. In this episode of CodeStories, Seth meets with the IT manager of Knysna and the team at ComUnity.

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