Startups Today Are About Marketing, Not Product, and That’s a Good Thing:
The recent trend in technology is its commoditization. The prices for hardware, server space, and software development are falling and it’s getting easier and easier for people to build something that millions of people can use, resulting in many products no longer being unique anymore. Learn about how startups today are all about marketing, not product, and how it may be a good thing here!
The 3 Business Models That Matter for Connected Hardware Startups:
Over the years, hardware has changed. Many traditional hardware businesses like Jawbone are vulnerable to commoditization. As said by Ben Einstein, a founder and partner at Bolt, modern hardware business is a trojan horse for software. Check out what his thoughts are about the 3 business models that matter for connected hardware startups here!
Inaugural Group of Startups Selected for Intel Education Accelerator:
Intel Capital is Intel Corporation’s global investment organization that makes equity investments in innovative technology startups and companies worldwide. In April, Intel Education announced the formation of the Intel Education Accelerator, a specialized program to help ed-tech startups transform education for student success. Learn more about the startups selected for Intel Education Accelerator here!