Welcome!

April 20, 2012 in News

Welcome to IIT’s new social network for entrepreneurs!

The goal of this network is to provide you a space to network and collaborate with other fellow IIT entrepreneurs and alumni outside of our events.

To get started, sign up using your university email id, and fill out your profile.

Too Many Droids

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

Screen Shot 2014-11-28 at 3.16.11 PM This morning’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer and Adult Swim’s Too Many Cooks are, obviously, the most important videos of the millennium (falcon.) What happens if the two were to hang out one night, share a bit of wine, and maybe make a lil’ video-baby? This happens. Read More

Listen again to this week’s PandoLIVE: Google, weev, Ryan Leslie and more

November 28, 2014 in News, Pando Daily

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In this week’s PandoLIVE we tried to talk as little as possible about Uber.

Instead we discussed Northern Irish startups, Dan Raile’s excellent weev story, David Holmes’ profile of rapper turned entrepreneur Ryan Leslie, the UK wanting to break up Google, why we can’t have nice things in the tech world anymore.

Listen again below:

(Photo by Geoffrey Ellis)

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Paul Carr

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Paul Carr is editorial director of Pando. Previously he was founder and editor in chief of NSFWCORP.







Preparing For An Acquisition

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

forsale Silicon Valley is ground zero in the fight for technology talent and market share, and acquisitions are a great way to fuel that growth. Small acquisitions can help fill a business need quickly and are easier to close than big deals. Read More

To Be a Successful Service Company, Shift Your Focus to Tech

November 28, 2014 in Entrepreneur Magazine, News

This pivot from service to tech is a strategy more firms are adopting. And those that do will experience a competitive edge.

Why Are Companies Still Avoiding Telecommuting?

November 28, 2014 in Entrepreneur Magazine, News

A growing body of evidence reveals big benefits to a formalized policy to accommodate, or even encourage, employees working from home.

Gillmor Gang LIVE 11.28.14

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

Gillmor Gang Artcard Gillmor Gang – Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Dan Farber, and Steve Gillmor. Live recording session has concluded for today. Our Friendfeed chat Gillmor Gang on Facebook Our sister show on Facebook G3 Read More

The 5 Elements of a Successful Franchise

November 28, 2014 in Entrepreneur Magazine, News

There is no one perfect franchise, but there are many that have elements that lay the groundwork for success.

Mophie Powerstation Plus Review: Integrated Cable Is Both Blessing And Curse

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

mophie3 Mophie has a new Powerstation Plus backup battery, and it aims for compact, all-in-one design that should reduce bulk and complication when you’re searching for supplementary power. The new design builds a cable right into the power pack, which holds a battery powerful enough to charge your iPhone up to eight extra times, depending on the capacity you choose. Our review unit has enough… Read More

About That Enterprise File Sharing Study

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

Microsoft Dropbox Earlier this week, TechCrunch published commentary on a report concerning the current popularity of various enterprise cloud file sync and share products, a group of services usually shortened to the acronym ‘EFSS.’ Read More

PayPal’s Bitcoin Integration And The Future Of Digital Currency Adoption

November 28, 2014 in News, TechCrunch

bitcoin-paypal Recently, PayPal announced several partnerships aimed towards enabling certain PayPal merchants to be able to accept Bitcoin as a form of payment from their customers. This was a significant announcement on multiple fronts as many had wondered if and what PayPal’s foray into the crypto-currency space would be. Read More