ER107 with David Beisel on June 9 | Founders: W’18 applications open soon; initial investment $100K  


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An Overview of Summarization

One of Agolo’s main areas of focus is text summarization. Summarization is the process of taking a mess of unstructured information and distilling it into something consumable. Easier said than done. This formulation of the problem oversimplifies many considerations that a summarization system. . .

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Event Experiences are the New Swag

Socks, coasters, mints, hand sanitizer, candy, usb drives, flashlights, backpacks, notebooks, pens, water bottles, tote, phone chargers, t-shirts, keychains, moleskins, phone cases, paper weights, sunglasses, bluetooth speakers, baseball hats…. Those are just some of the items our CEO has collected at the 300+ conferences he’s attended over the years. How many socks, coasters, mints, hand […]
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La Newyorkina: Best Paletas in NYC

This month’s Dessert Spotlight features a new addition to Sweetist: La Newyorkina, the Mexican paleteria/ice creamery/all things Mexican dessert shop run by Fany Gerson, also head of the Dough donut empire. While La Newyorkina’s carts and its refreshing paletas have been a feature of New York City summers since 2010, its first brick-and-mortar location in […]
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Your Biggest Freight Pricing Problem…Solved!

Remember how we used to book a flight in 1997?
You called 411 to get a phone number for each airline, called each one, waited for a booking agent, reviewed all your options, wrote them all down on paper, and finally made a decision…which you immediately worried was the wrong choice. Some time later

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Top Consumer Trends Accelerating Innovation in 2017

In our Modern Lifestyles Intelligence Report we highlight the meta-trends and consumer personas that shaped 2016 and will accelerate in 2017. We feature innovators that will change your viewpoint on opportunities in commerce, including notable launches, brands with meaningful momentum. . .

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Popwallet in the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

We’re thrilled to announce that Popwallet was accepted and is participating in the 12th cohort of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA). The application process is very competitive with ERA filtering through about 1,000 applications with multiple rounds of interviews.

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Building Confidence with Dublin Tech Summit Speakers

Another call for speakers popped into my inbox — it’s the third one this month. I made it a goal for 2017 to speak at one event this year and signed up for a ton of event notifications. Yet, I haven’t even been able submit a proposal. Call it a case of imposter syndrome but I kept finding myself ask

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