Adatao Democratizes Big Data Intelligence for Biz Users

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Backed by $13M in Series A funding, startup Adatao enables cross-team Big Data collaboration Startup: Adatao What they do: Adatao democratizes Big Data intelligence for business users by delivering usable insights in a user-friendly interface resembling Google Docs. Headquarters: Mountain View, California CEO: Christopher Nguyen, previously the engineering director of Google Apps. Founded: 2012  Funding: […]

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Boxever Uses Big Data to Personalize Travel

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By Brady Miller-Wakeham Backed by $7M in funding, startup Boxever wants to convince travel companies to stop treating customers as just a “confirmation number” Startup: Boxever What they do: Boxever has developed real-time customer intelligence technology that enables airlines and travel companies to aggregate and analyze online, offline, and offsite customer data to create stronger, […]

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NSONE Develops Next-Gen DNS Solution


With $5.8 in VC backing, NSONE takes on Amazon, UltraDNS Startup: NSONE Inc.   What they do: NSONE is developing a next-gen DNS-based advanced traffic management platform that utilizes infrastructure, network, and application data to make intelligent routing decisions in real-time. Headquarters: New York City    CEO: Dr. Kristopher Beevers. Before NSONE, Kris built CDN, cloud, […]

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Startup DataSift Building “Human Data Platform”

Startup DataSift Unlocks Human Data

Backed by $77M of VC funding, startup DataSift seeks to unlock data trapped Facebook and other social networks By Brady Miller-Wakeham Startup: DataSift What they do: DataSift unifies all human data (including social media, news, blogs, videos and more) – real-time and historical – in one place, processing the information, unlocking its meaning, and delivering […]

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Startup50 Relaunch Coming Soon!

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You may have noticed that’s it’s been a few months since we’ve posted new coverage of tech startups here on Startup50. We’ve been busy working on other projects (more on that soon too), and we’ll be relaunching the site, slowly but surely, with new coverage, new features, and even new services. Stay tuned . . […]

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BuildFire’s DIY Mobile App Building Platform for Business


Businesses of all sizes can go mobile quickly and cost-effectively with BuildFire’s DIY Mobile App Development Platform   Startup: BuildFire What they do: Provide an easy-to-use, DIY mobile app building platform. Headquarters: Newport Beach CA Founders: Ian Blair and Nathan Keating, who previously teamed up to found Kaleo Apps. Founded: 2013  Funding: They’re currently backed […]

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