In a very brief but concise study conducted by some British scholars, we finally have a little better insight into why some people fear technology. Although it is a 5-second video, we can only assume the finest statistical modeling and most stringent research went into producing this brilliant masterpiece of a study. To watch and [...]
The University of Michigan has been granted $1.5mm from the National Science Foundation to administer an entrepreneurial training program called I-Corps, which is launching this spring. The goal of the program is to put Michigan tech startups on a fast-track path and the initial class will include 25 teams of three members each. To read [...]
Resonant portfolio Precog has received a great write up which summarized both its background, history and all of its product offerings by the CEO of Decision Management Solutions and technology analytics expert, James Taylor. To read the full writeup, click here.
Duo Security, one of Resonant’s portfolio company and also founded by two University of Michigan alumni, continues to make waves within the mobile two-factor authentication space. The Ann Arbor-based startup recently announced hardware-level security as well as 400% increase in revenue and was featured on the UM Electrical Engineering and Computer Science’s department webpage. To [...]
Resonant’s portfolio company Sookasa just received some laudation from the NYSALJA in the form of a glowing review. The article wonderfully captures how Sookasa functions with DropBox and its potential. To read the article click here.
‘Big data’, one of the most overhyped and poorly understood terms since the phrase ‘cloud computing’, is dead. The phrase has lost all meaning from hype and overuse. That said, there are 6 up-and-coming industries within data that John De Goes, CEO of Precog, believes everyone should know. To read more about the death of ‘Big [...]
Google has patched a flaw that allowed attackers to circumvent the web giant’s two-factor login system and hijack victims’ accounts. Researchers at Duo Security said anyone could bypass a Google account’s two-step verification system, reset its master password and gain full control of the profile simply by capturing one of the user’s application-specific passwords. To [...]
Duo Security recently announced the launch of a mobile app that utilizes security measures present in newer Android devices as a tamper-proof credential in two-step authentication. The result: a higher level of mobile security for critical apps (such as online wallets) that leverages pre-existing hardware infrastructure. To read more about Duo’s latest launch, click here.
Although home of the TechStars program, Boulder, Colorado is one of the more underrated entrepreneurial communities within the U.S. Among Boulder’s brightest up-and-coming startups is Precog, Resonant’s portfolio company that aims to simplify big data, which was recently featured among Boulder’s 10 most exciting startups. To read more about Precog and its fellow Boulderites, click here.