PowWow wins Gartner Award

PowWow Mobile Named a 2016 Cool Vendor by Gartner in Mobile App Development Selected for being innovative, intriguing and impactful San Francisco – May 17, 2016 – PowWow Mobile, the leader in enterprise app mobility, today announced it has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the Cool Vendors in Mobile App Developmenti

May. 17, 2016 |

David Schwab interview with the SV Business Journal

VC David Schwab on industry-­focused micro-­investing and mining tech from U.C. system By Cromwell Schubarth, TechFlash Editor, Silicon Valley Business Journal David Schwab, who launched Vertical Venture Partners a couple of years ago after 20 years at Sierra Ventures, says he did that so he could pare down his investment focus. Micro-­funds are the place

May. 10, 2016 |

VVP/Triton Fund joins seed round funding of Abreos Biosciences

Santa Clara, CA/San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 1, 2016 Abreos Biosciences is a health care diagnostics startup founded in San Diego, Ca. The company is pioneering point-of-care tests for personalized dosing and counterfeit detection of biologic drugs. The technology has been licensed from UC San Diego. The Triton Fund has joined in a seed stage

May. 1, 2016 |

Vertical Venture Partners and The Triton Technology Fund join the Seed Round investment in GALT.

Santa Clara, CA/San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2016 General Automation Lab Technologies, Inc. (“GALT” or the “Company”) is a startup founded in February 2015 in San Francisco. The Company intends to develop the world’s first automated, high-throughput, low-cost, and end-to-end instrumentation system to cultivate and screen microbes. Original Founder The inspiration for GALT came

Feb. 18, 2016 |

Fast Data Will Revolutionize Cybersecurity in 2016

How could ordering a pizza take down a bank? It’s frighteningly easy—and illustrates the need for faster, more-sophisticated technology to block the even more-pernicious cyber-security threats targeting big companies today. In the pizza example, a bank employee orders a pizza online, using his company email address to complete the transaction. And, like many people, he

Feb. 18, 2016 |

Portfolium Raises $1.2M Venture Round to Grow the First Skills Marketplace for Students and Employers; Fuses Ed Tech with HR Tech to Transform Campus Hiring

Portfolium has raised a total of $2.1M to help employers make better matches between entry-level candidates and jobs on the basis of students’ digital portfolios vs. their sparse, limited resumes. While LinkedIn has only gained traction with 13% of millennials, Portfolium has partnered directly with leading universities to drive impressive adoption by undergrads and recent

Sep. 17, 2015 |

Company Takes on Big Job Of Measuring Nanoparticles

TECH: Possible Markets Include Medicine, Oil, And Semiconductors In a scene from detective fiction, the hero jumps into a taxicab, points a finger toward the windshield, and says three words that we all know are coming: “Follow that car.” Some locally developed technology being commercialized by San Diego-based Manta Instruments Inc. operates on roughly the

Aug. 24, 2015 |

Zipari Names Financial Services Technologist and Industry Expert Rahul Merchant to the Board

Poised to disrupt the $2.5T health insurance market after launching its Customer Experience platform, Zipari announces TIAA-CREF CIO Rahul Merchant will join board, bringing substantial technology, management and leadership expertise Zipari, a healthcare software startup poised to disrupt the insurance and benefits market, today announced IT veteran and business leader Rahul Merchant has joined the

Jul. 15, 2015 |