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It’s a Good Call; Audian’s business strategy is as refreshingly simple as it is innovative.

Credit: Todd Matthews, 425 Business Magazine Imagine you are an entrepreneur looking to start a new company in the telecommunications industry — a marketplace crowded by deep-pocketed and well-known companies: AT&T, CenturyLink, Comcast, Sprint, Verizon, and Wave. Even smaller players, such as Vonage, RingCentral, XO Communications, and 8×8, are formidable. […]

Microsoft Ventures launches global AI startup competition with top VC firms

Credit: Geekwire, Taylor Soper In the latest sign of Microsoft’s continued investment in artificial intelligence, Microsoft Ventures announced today that it is teaming up with three venture capital firms from Seattle, London, and Israel to host a global competition for startups building AI-related technology. Called Innovate.AI, the new competition invites companies to […]

Arm accelerates investments in AI, IoT and Cloud with new Seattle office

Credit: ARM Community Blog Driven by 17+ billion Arm-based processors sold last year and an updated brand, Arm sees Seattle region as key to future of AI. Arm is pleased to announce the opening of our Seattle office. Recently, we celebrated the one-year mark since Arm officially became part of […]

Workshop: Pacific Northwest Startup Ecosystems

Pacific Northwest Startup Ecosystems Learn about Pacific Northwest startup ecosystems – ecosystems we will cover include Eugene, Bend, Portland, Vancouver, Victoria and Anchorage. Topics include: • Startup and technology initiatives as economic development strategies. • Regional funding sources for startups raising capital. • Ecosystem resources including co-working spaces, incubators/accelerators and […]

Bellevue’s Auth0 raises $30M to fuel international expansion

Credit: Geekwire, Tom Krazit Identity is the bedrock of so many internet services, both personal and professional. Secure, easy-to-use identity management systems are in high demand by consumer-facing companies that also need to manage their own employee application logins, and Auth0 is ready to go after more of those organizations with new […]