Category Archives: Startups

Cloud Startups

Q&A with Futurist Martine Rothblatt

Q&A with Futurist Martine Rothblatt

If computers think for themselves, should they have human rights? Bina48 is a robotic head that looks and speaks like a person—it moves its lips and runs conversational software. Although the robot isn’t alive, it’s hard to say there is no life at all in Bina48. In conversation, it sometimes says surprising things. Google’s director

Cloud Infographic: Startup Soup – Hot or Cold?

Cloud Infographic: Startup Soup – Hot or Cold?

Cloud Infographic: Startup Soup – Hot or Cold? It is not easy running a startup, but it’s getting much easier due to the availability and low cost of Cloud computing and its related services.  This will inevitably mean more competition, but with the growing interest in Big Data, IoT, Cloud Computing, Wearable Technology and Clean

Pinup: Qubole – The Growth Of Big Data as a Service

Pinup: Qubole – The Growth Of Big Data as a Service

In late 2013, the growth of ‘Big Data as a Service’ (BDaaS) was being tipped as one of 2014’s standout trends. It was speculated that BDaaS was even the natural replacement of Software as a Service (SaaS) – the SaaS approach to acquiring specialised enterprise applications had proved itself to be a valid technology model,