Conferences, DEMO, Enterprise, Great Products, Innovators, Mobile

Join The Woz In Launching A New Company At DEMO

By Erick Schonfeld

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Credit: Kris van de Sande

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is Silicon Valley’s iconic engineer in that he is constantly tinkering and finding better ways to do things—from the first Apple computers (which he single-handedly designed) to bringing flash storage to the enterprise as chief scientist of Fusion-io (DEMO alum, 2008). Sandisk bought Fusion-io for $1.1 billion in June, and Woz is […]

Mobile

Peter Thiel Will Keynote DEMO Fall With A Founder School Session On How To Build The Future

By Erick Schonfeld

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Peter Thiel is known for lots of things: being the first outside investor in Facebook, co-founding PayPal and Palantir, backing startups tackling hard problems through the Founders Fund, encouraging the smartest students to skip college and build startups instead through his Thiel Fellowship program. A couple years ago, he taught a course at Stanford on […]

DEMO, DEMO Tour, Startups

NYC Hardware Startups, Show DEMO Your Stuff @TechStars R/GA Accelerator

By Erick Schonfeld

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connected devices

Hardware is the new software, as I like to say. We are seeing so many great hardware and Internet of Things startups on this DEMO Tour that we are adding a stop to the Tour on August 1 in New York City in partnership with the new Techstars R/GA Accelerator. This is an opportunity to […]

DEMO, DEMO Tour

Boston Startups, Come Meet DEMO @BessemerVP On July 30

By Erick Schonfeld

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Bessemer

The DEMO Tour will be rolling through Boston on July 30. Bessemer Venture Partners will be hosting a day full of intense, one-on-one meetings with the most promising startups in the Boston area. If you are a founder building a new product that will be ready to launch by DEMO Fall in San Jose, you can apply here for a private […]

DEMO, DEMO Tour

Looking For The Next Great San Francisco Startups. Sign Up For The DEMO Tour On July 17.

By Erick Schonfeld

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Are you building the next great San Francisco startup?  Come meet us on the DEMO Tour, where we look for founders who are solving hard problems. Founders building new products that will be ready to launch by DEMO Fall in San Jose can apply here for a private meeting on the tour with the DEMO team on July […]

Mobile

DEMO Profile: Parklet

By Vanessa Koo

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Parklet

  Company: Parklet Product Name: Parklet Corporate Officers: CEO & Co-Founder Dane Hurtubise, Co-Founder Andrew Hubbs Market Segment: Work Market Opportunity: Every growing company in the world needs help scaling. Parklet is modeled after the internal tools built by companies such as Google, Twitter and Github and is already used some of the fastest growing […]

Innovators, Mobile

Does The Internet of Things Need A Central Hub?

By Erick Schonfeld

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Nest

The Internet of Things is in great need of organization. And there is no shortage of outfits who would like to control it. Apple thinks your iPhone or iPad should be the central hub of the Internet of Things in your home and recently released HomeKit on June 2, 2014 so that developers can connect their apps […]

Mobile

DEMO Profile: VividCortex

By Vanessa Koo

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Company: VividCortex Product Name: VividCortex Corporate Officers: Co-Founder & CEO Baron Schwartz, Co-Founder Kyle Redinger Market Segment: Cloud Tools & DevOps Market Opportunity: Big data technologies are mostly open source and management tools have lagged the tools available to legacy solutions. We disrupt traditional open source server monitoring with purpose-built performance managements solutions that save companies, time, money and headaches. This market […]

Mobile

DEMO Tour Kicks Off in SF @IDG Ventures June 23 and in NYC @FirstMark Capital July 8

By Erick Schonfeld

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FirstMark

Summer is here and that means we are kicking off the next leg of the DEMO Tour, where we partner with top VCs and incubators to meet with founders who are building the products that will define how we work and play. Founders with new products that will be ready to launch by DEMO Fall […]

DEMO, Enterprise, Startups

SanDisk acquires DEMO alumni Fusion-io

By Vanessa Koo

SanDisk signed an agreement on Monday to acquire DEMO alumni Fusion-io in a transaction valued at approximately $1.1 billion. Fusion-io launched at DEMO in 2008, and then returned to  debut a new technology at DEMO in 2012. The company provides accelerated data delivery by integrating hardware and software. “Fusion-io will accelerate our efforts to enable […]

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