White Ops, a pioneer in cybersecurity services for the detection and prevention of sophisticated online fraud in the digital advertising market, announced this week that its security researchers have uncovered the most lucrative and sophisticated ad fraud operation yet seen in the digital advertising industry. Controlled by single group of Russian-based operators and named “The Methbot Operation” after references to “meth” […]
The LA Times is reporting that virtual reality, e-sports, connected cars and the on-demand economy will be trending in 2016, positioning local companies such as Snapchat, Ubisoft, Mobcrush, Faraday and Luxe Valet to benefit from the ride. Read more in the LA Times article.
This week the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced the immediate availability of Raspberry Pi Zero, made in Wales and priced at just $5. The Zero is a full-fledged member of the Raspberry Pi family and features: A Broadcom BCM2835 application processor 1GHz ARM11 core (40% faster than Raspberry Pi 1) 512MB of LPDDR2 SDRAM A micro-SD card slot A mini-HDMI […]
Cofounders and sisters Gina and Jenae Heitkamp update us on iBesties, a fun and modern alternative to the current dolls on the shelf designed to empower girls in the areas of business, technology and STEM learning.
This week, Dell announced the acquisition of EMC (including VMware) in a deal worth a staggering $67 billion. Going forward, EMC and Dell will form one of the largest privately held corporation in the world, while VMware will remain a separate publicly traded company. The deal, which is subject to regulatory approval, would be the largest M&A […]
Dr. Rana Brasheer shares with Dipak Shah the status and needs of his new startup Edyza at a recent Founders OC Coffee.
Kickstarter Inc is no more. They’re now Kickstarter PBC — a Public Benefit Corporation. But what exactly does that mean? According to a mass email sent out this morning “the idea of a for-profit company pursuing social good at the expense of shareholder value had no clear protection under U.S. corporate law. Companies that believe there […]
First impressions do count and image does matter. And even if you are not a genius you can still look smart. Research has suggested that there are certain things that will make the suggestion. Originally published by Business Insider on April 21, 2015.
1 Million Cups – Irvine ( #1MCIrvine ) was back at Eureka Hub with plenty of coffee and also more Indian Chai tea from Charles and Company. FastEvac FastEvac is a startup offering disaster preparedness services to businesses. They are developing technology which uses employee smartphones and allows for safe, quick evacuations. Neptune Diagnostics Neptune Diagnostics is creating a solution to keep our water supply […]
With pranks abounding in the media, everyone was cautiously skeptical this week as 1 Million Cups – Irvine ( #1MCIrvine ) returned to Eureka Hub, this time on April Fools day. This morning we welcomed Charles and Company as an event sponsor and their wonderful Indian Chai tea was offered as an alternative to coffee. This week […]