TechLaunch BullPen Continues Its Quest to Find Fundable Companies
Four companies, one student-led, pitched to a panel of investors and entrepreneurs and an audience made up of interested members of the tech ecosystem at NJIT (Newark) on March 2. The pitch competition was part of TechLaunch BullPen, and was described as a “Shark Tank” kind of event for startups. Mario Casabona, TechLaunch founder and CEO, is using pitch competitions to discover some great companies for New Jersey angel investors.
At Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute Open House, Applications for Supercomputing Take Center Stage
Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute (RDI2) held a half day of talks this week focusing on applications Rutgers is pursuing that use the computing power of its newest supercomputer, Caliburn.For example, Caliburn is being utilized as part of a huge data science and ocean observatories initiative sponsored by the National Science Foundation to collect and analyze data from sensors in the ocean.
Opinion: As a Wellness Option, NJ Tech Companies Could Consider Biohacking
What New Jersey technology employer wouldn’t want employees who are focused, cool warriors by day and get restful, restorative sleep at night? Protecting health and preventing disease to optimize performance in both professional and personal lives: This is the goal of biohacking.
At Montclair Entrepreneurs Meetup, N.J. Tech CEOs Talk about Their Exits
Two tech entrepreneurs and a venture capitalist who was formerly an entrepreneur shared their stories and expertise on selling companies at a Montclair Entrepreneurs meetup in February.
Technology Marketing in the Digital Age: How to Use Your Company Videos to Improve Customer Engagement
Videos are all the rage. They are now easier than ever to produce, and you can even use your Smartphone to film on the spot. There are many uses for a video in business—from filming a customer testimonial to talking about a service, hot topics, product demos and more. But once you’ve got them produced, what do you do with them?