Machine learning A breakthrough in the technology of artificial intelligence and its active use in practice is the trend of the last two-three years. If earlier the creation of a high-quality machine translation system required a decade, now startups can offer consumers quite a competitive product in this area within one year. Machine learning is… Continue reading Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2017
Is Nordics pioneering IoT? From remote control to autonomous connected things and intelligent decision making. Initiatives from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland: start-ups and industry leaders engaged. Nordic countries are leading the way in the Internet of Things, the latest ‘Connected things’ study by TeliaSonera shows. There will be ~4 connected devices per person in the Nordics… Continue reading IT trends in the Nordics. Part I: Internet of Things (IoT)
Startups have short launchpads and high expectations. In order to lighten the yoke, many startup founders turn to outsourcing, letting a third party provider handle some aspects of the business. If you do it the "right way", you can build a very successful company that way. The right way is *not* to think of your… Continue reading How far can Outsourced Development take a Startup?
It’s easier to start a new business with the support of experienced mentors and investment from their funds. To get assistance here start-ups can apply for time-limited programs of support from accelerators, and if win they usually get the conditions which allow creating a project that can enter the market and obtain investment. The budding… Continue reading Scandinavian Startups. How to accelerate locally & internationally: STING Accelerate, Startupbootcamp, Seedcamp, Le Camping, Y Combinator, Techstars
Over the years dynamic languages such as Python and Ruby have become cherished by startups. As for .Net it is more rarely heard to be used by startups. That’s interesting indeed, because this platform is definitely bigger than most of the popular ones. So I wonder why a platform as widely adopted and supported as… Continue reading Why is .Net not so popular with startups?