Incubators and Accelerators – The Inside Secrets

Originally posted on Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs & Startups Blog:

Incubators and accelerators help entrepreneurs refine their business ideas and offer support to promote growth. Given the pace of change that lessens the go-to-market timeline, incubators and accelerators can be helpful environments for entrepreneurs to take their start-ups to the next level.

Join us at the next event in the startupPerColator Series, “Incubators and Accelerators – The Inside Secrets,” to learn how to find incubators and accelerators, the benefits they provide, the costs, and ultimately, whether it’s the right decision for you.

Click Here to Register

Panelists:

• George Favvas, Founder and CEO – PerkHub (first batch, 500 Startups)

• Liron Petrushka, Partner – Upwest Labs

• Greg Raiten, General Counsel – 500 Startups

• Keith Teare, Founder – Archimedes Labs

Moderator:

• Lior Zorea, Partner – Perkins Coie

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - Palo Alto, CA

Complimentary breakfast to be provided.

Logistics

Perkins Coie – Palo Alto
3150 Porter Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94304

8:00 a.m. - 8:30…

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Social Media Blue Ocean Strategy

BOS Idea; Social Media Applications and Blue Ocean Strategy

 

Blue Ocean Strategy ( BOS ) is one of the most interesting business & management strategies I’ve learnt so far.

It’s highly related on innovation and the spirit of Blue Ocean Strategy is very much similar and related to Entrepreneurship. Knowing BOS is indeed eye-opening for entrepreneurs.

What I have studied and figured out the benefits of “Four Exciting Technologies” in creating Blue Ocean Strategy; The techs are:

- Cloud Computing

- Big Data

- Open Source Software

- Social Media Applications

The Idea of Blue Ocean Strategy & the FOUR technology is freshly presented in a 30 minutes presentation and I’m pleased to share some of the slides with you via the following Slideshare link.

 

Please do not hesitate to share your comments & ideas with me.

What is the most Retweeted Tweet?

All about Ellen’s Most Retweeted Tweet Oscar Selfie!

The Ellen Degeneres’s Tweet becomes the worlds most retweeted tweet and most retweeted photo. with more than one million tweet in less than one hour and more than 2 million retweet in less than 3 hours.

I published this photo right after Ellen’s Tweet, It was obvious that this tweet is going Viral like no other tweet has been retweeted before!

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Ellen slefie Oscar’s Tweet

 

 

 

Announcing the amazing Twitter News :)

Before the Ellen’s record breaking tweet Barack Obamas Famous tweet after winning the second round of presidency was the most retweeted tweet by more than 780000 retweets.

Lea Michele’s Tweet after death of her co-star and boy friend was the most Retweeted Tweet of 2013!

Ellens Oscar’s Selfie Tweet Will Reach about 4 Million Retweets RT in Less than 24 hours!

Most Retweeted tweet

What is the most #Retweet-ed #Tweet?

From Today:
The Ellen Degeneres’s Tweet becomes the worlds most retweeted tweet and most retweeted photo. with more than one million tweet in less than one hour and more than 2 million retweet in less than 3 hours.

Before Today’s Oscar:

This Tweet of Barak Obama is the World’s Most Retweeted Tweet right after he has been selected for the second round of presidency

And This Tweet by Lea Michele is the most Retweeted Tweet in 2013:

Thank-you-card-by-PurpleTrail.

GoDaddy Stopped Sanctions Against #Iran

More than a year back I wrote a post to reveal how Godaddy has restricted its web servers in a way they are not reachable from Iran, and It was considered as a part of sanctions against Iran and Iranians.

Today I’m truly glad to receive a confirmation via Twitter that GoDaddy has stopped these restrictions.

I thank Godaddy, specially for announcing this update publicly.

I also thank Collin D Anderson ( @CDA )  and NIAC (@NIACouncil) for following the updates about the sanctions and internet restrictions all along.

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Bill Legalizing Phone Unlocking Moves Forward

Originally posted on Tech:

The Republican-led House of Representatives  passed a bill  this week to once again  legalize the unlocking of cell phones for use with multiple carriers , but the bill’s future is far from certain thanks to a controversial provision meant to protect carriers’ profits.

The process of unlocking phones used to be legal. It was considered an exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), which makes it illegal to circumvent software designed to protect copyrighted material. The exemption makes sense, as phone unlocking is a “noninfringing use” – the process has nothing to do with copyright. That changed in late 2012, when the Librarian of Congress revoked the exemption at the behest of carriers, making unlocking your own phone illegal.

If passed by the Senate and signed by President Obama, H.R. 1123 would once again make it legal to unlock your own phone or have a carrier do…

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