Phone.com Debuts its API at ‘All About the API’ Conference
Vognition Voice Controls Incorporated into Nexia Smart Home Products
Vognition, the Oakland-based natural-voice-control startup that was incubated at the NJIT Enterprise Development Center (Newark), has landed a big customer in Nexia (Broomfield, Colo.), a division of Ingersoll Rand (Davidson, N.C.), which has included Vognition’s voice controls in Nexia Home Bridge.
At Fownders Pitch Event, Judges Provide Advice to Budding Entrepreneurs
In case you haven’t heard, there’s a new nonprofit incubator/accelerator in Newark called “Fownders,” and it’s dedicated to mentoring young underserved tech entrepreneurs in the Newark community.On its website, Fownders says that its goal is to grow the local startup ecosystem by inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs to start their businesses earlier and, in turn, help establish Newark as a hub for innovation.
NJ TECH CORNER: Wayside Technology Group, Inc.
Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) was founded in 1982 and is a unified and integrated technology company providing products and solutions for corporate resellers, VARs, and developers as well as business, government and educational entities.
For Craig Phares, It’s All about Making Really Awesome Things
In 2007, Craig Phares was a creative director at an advertising agency. He experienced first- hand the red tape and overhead involved in the process of giving clients what they needed. “Then I realized I could totally streamline this entire process with a smaller team,” he said. Then Six Overground came to fruition.“It started with just me. Now I have as much as 10 employees at any given time working on projects,” Craig said.