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Pulzze Systems was happy to participate in such a premier event and thankful to be receiving the winning investment and global network support from G-Startup Worldwide. It is an exciting time for Pulzze to showcase the effectiveness of innovative technologies and enable them to make the world smarter and better. The reputable contest is held to identify promising startups around the globe that are assured to change the world through their innovative products and disruptive technologies. There were multiple rounds of competitive selection process before the top 8 finalists were invited to present their product in front of a distinguished jury panel and an audience of ardent business executives, technologists and entrepreneurs. @ThingsExpo - The World's Largest 'Internet of Things' Event, November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center! Secrets of Sponsors... (more)

Traits of a Successful Startup Businesses | @CloudExpo #API #Cloud

Startup businesses are popping up at every opportunity. It seems that there are endless ideas that could become potential businesses. However, not all businesses will be successful. Here are some of the top traits of successful startup businesses. The Business Meets a Need One of the most important factors of determining the success of a business is the necessity for that business. Although it's unfortunate, great ideas will sometimes end up as a failed business. There must be a need for the product or service provided. Before you seek out investors, spend time analyzing the nee... (more)

Competition in the Clouds for Microsoft - Amazon RDS

Microsoft cannot sleep comfortably. There is assault from all flanks- be it mobile, be it OS, be it the venerable Office, almost anything one can think of. Now SQL Azure has a competitor. Amazon Web Services is out with a relational database service, the Amazon RDS. It is still in beta and seems to do everything that SQL Azure will and can do: infrastructure provisioning, software maintenance, etc. What's more MySQL 5.1 database, the darling of open source gang will get stronger as it takes up center stage for Amazon RDS. Also it is not 1GB or 10GB database, you can start up with... (more)

Jonathan Schwartz Launches eHealthcare Start-Up

"Everyone cares about health in a deeply personal way," blogged former Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz on Tuesday as he alerted the world to the existence of his new website, PictureofHealth.com. Schwartz has started the company with old friend, he explained, adding: "We’re not saying much beyond 'we’re focusing on the intersection of innovation and public health,' but we are starting to build out a dev and design team." The interesting part comes when Schwartz looks back on his Sun years and compares their somewhat dry nature to the business he intends to enter now: "Why are we focusing... (more)

D.C. Company Launches Incubator for Tech Start-ups

1776 is a new company that has launched in Washington, D.C. meant to act as an incubator for area technology start-ups. The new company launched eight weeks ago on the 12th floor of an office building downtown and has had 75 companies sign up for its space as part of its offerings. The tech-oriented companies are focusing mostly on health, education, fashion and green energy, according a Washington Post article. “We’re only interested in helping scalable businesses,” said 1776 co-founder Donna Harris. “They don’t have to have funding, but they have to have the potential for fun... (more)

First Solar, Inc. Announces 2009 Third Quarter Financial Results

First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 26, 2009. Quarterly revenues were $480.9 million and excluded the Sarnia project, which was over 65% completed at quarter end. Revenues were $525.9 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2009 and $348.7 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2008. Revenues for the first nine months of fiscal 2009 were $1,424.9 million compared to $812.7 million for the first nine months of fiscal 2008. Net income for the third quarter of fiscal 2009 was $153.3 million or $1.79 per share ... (more)