The Tech Talks Daily Podcast

The Tech Talks Daily Podcast
Daily Tech Podcast - Talking with tech leaders and sharing startup stories about how technology is transforming businesses and reshaping industries

1225: Your Resume and AI Based Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)
May 30 • 22 min
Lynda Spiegel is a professional resume writer whose 14 years as a Global Human Resources executive means she knows how your resume will be viewed by recruiters and hiring managers. She is also a frequent writer and speaker on job search and networking…
1224 - The Virtual Assistants Giving Business Owners Time Freedom
May 29 • 27 min
John Jonas has helped thousands of entrepreneurs succeed in their business by doing outsourcing differently. He created the world’s largest website for finding Filipino Virtual Assistants, John shares his expertise on how to hire virtual…
1223: Augmented Reality & Virtual Events
May 28 • 33 min
With a focus on their two core technologies, augmented reality and holographic telepresence, NexTech AR is pushing the boundaries of branded communication and user experience in a disruptive new way. The fourth transformation has begun. Evan Gappelberg…
1222: Gary Vaynerchuk - The All In Challenge TikTok Telethon
May 28 • 17 min
The last time we met, Gary Vee told me that “Joe Rogan is going to eventually sign a $100 million-plus deal to go exclusive on a platform because of the level of attention he has.” We all know what happened next. After interviewing Gary Vaynerchuk twice…
1221: The Drone Software Platform Built For Enterprise
May 27 • 29 min
I explore the emergence of open-source for drones. Auterion has found itself an interesting niche in the industry, developing a drone operating system and analytics platform based on open-source R&D that is rapidly gaining traction. Think iOS vs. Android…
1120: ZenHub - Agile Project Management for GitHub
May 26 • 29 min
Aaron Upright co-founded ZenHub in 2015 as a company to empower software development with flexible workflow and organization within GitHub using a fully-featured integrated project management platform for Agile development. I wanted to learn more about…
1219: Sounil Yu - Creator Of The Cyber Defense Matrix
May 25 • 28 min
Sounil Yu is a security innovator with 30+ years of hands-on experience creating, breaking, and fixing computer and network systems. He is the creator of the Cyber Defense Matrix and the DIE Resiliency Framework. He previously served as the Chief Security…
1218: Embracing The Future of Flexible Work and Collaboration
May 24 • 24 min
A conversation with Lisa Walker from Fuze (cloud communications and collaboration) We talk about how businesses can embrace the future of work. From 5G connectivity to boundaryless communication, the modern workforce is pushing full speed ahead into a new…
1217: Aqilliz, Blockchain For The Digital Marketing Ecosystem
May 23 • 23 min
Gowthaman Ragothaman is the CEO of Aqilliz, a blockchain solutions provider that looks to address issues across the platform economy. Affectionately known as G’Man across Asia’s advertising community, his career spans over 20 years across the continent,…
1216: How AI-Powered Data Insights Are Transforming Sales
May 22 • 25 min
The customer journey is often misunderstood, and the effect on sales can be massive (Hubspot recently revealed that only 24.3% of salespeople exceeded their quota last year). In today’s episode, I explore the impact of AI-powered customer data…
1215: Reimagining The Customer Experience With Voice Tech
May 22 • 30 min
I explore the world of voice technology and dare to look beyond asking a digital assistant a question and explore how it can transform how we interact with it the world. Tobias Dengel, CEO of WillowTree one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 for 2019,…
1214: How Onapsis Is Protecting Mission-Critical Applications
May 21 • 33 min
Onapsis is more than your typical application cybersecurity company. They are different because their solutions help eliminate the costs and risks preventing you from building better, smarter, and more dynamic applications faster and more securely.…
1213: How MakeSpace Leveraged Tech to Disrupt the Storage Industry
May 20 • 47 min
Rahul Gandhi is a co-founder and the CEO at MakeSpace, a full-service storage company based in New York that is revolutionizing the storage industry. He founded MakeSpace in 2013 after his experience with self-storage during Hurricane Sandy. MakeSpace…
1212: DeFiner - The DeFi Lending Network For Digital Assets.
May 19 • 28 min
Jason Wu is an experienced digital currency entrepreneur solving real-world problems with blockchain technology. With a Masters in B.A and Supply Chain Management, the founder and CEO of DeFiner, a true peer-to-peer fintech network for digital savings,…
1211: Paul Dix, Founder and CTO of InfluxDB
May 18 • 15 min
Paul Dix, creator of InfluxDB (open-source time-series database) and the founder and CTO of InfluxData joins me on Tech Talks Daily. With over two decades of experience helping companies like Microsoft, Google, McAfee, Thomson Reuters, and Air Force Space…
1210: Kin + Carta - Designing With Empathy
May 17 • 26 min
Kevin Mar-Molinero, director of experience technology at Kin + Carta Connect, joins me on Tech Talks Daily. He’s got a deep interest in accessibility and inclusive design, with a personal passion and story behind it. He explains the potential that the…
1209: Re-Thinking The Healthcare Payment Experience With Tech
May 16 • 36 min
Patientco is a payment technology company headquartered in Atlanta, GA founded specifically to re-think the healthcare payment experience. The company believe that patients and health systems deserve better than the status quo. So they built easy-to-use…
1208: Demystifying 5G With Qualcomm
May 15 • 32 min
Billions, maybe trillions of times a day, people around the world touch something made better by Qualcomm. It could be the smartphone in your pocket, the tablet on your table, that wireless modem in your briefcase. It could even be that navigation system…
1207: Opting Out of the Attention Economy With The CEO of Flow
May 14 • 37 min
Daniel Scrivner has an inspirational tech startup story to share. His journey took him from college dropout to Head of Design at Square to CEO of Flow. The simple project management software is used by teams at Apple, Shopify, TED, and Harvard to manage…
Integrated Workspace from Fujitsu RunMyProcess and Citrix
May 13 • 45 min
Tien Nguyen (Fujitsu, Bryan Janes (Citrix), and Manjunatha Gali (Citrix) join me in a conversation about the employee experience transformation journey. We discuss how employees want a simple, intelligent, and reliable experience that…
1205: How Will Enterprises Battle Cyberattack Onslaught?
May 12 • 36 min
Toby Olshanetsky, co-founder and CEO of prooV, reveals while organizations recognize the importance of stringent cyber defense evaluation procedures such as red team and penetration testing, many cut corners due to resource constraints. Traditional…
1204: Content Platform Working With The Top 5 Streaming Providers
May 12 • 24 min
James Whyte, General Manager of Varnish Software has spent the last five years working to help customers deliver optimized content via streaming, web-delivery We discuss why the industry needs to build instead of renting CDN and the importance of…
1203: How Businesses Can Leverage Machine Learning
May 11 • 30 min
Anodot co-founder Ira Cohen joins me on the podcast to discuss how businesses can leverage machine learning to tap into human perception and identify critical business incidents. I learn how much glitches cost companies across industries and how to…
1202: OpenWater - A Tech Startup Story From Washington D.C.
May 10 • 33 min
OpenWater is a fast-growing Inc. 5000 company based in Washington, D.C., that provides a cloud-based application and review software platform for data organization and collaboration. In 2020 they also launched their Virtual Conference product based on the…
1201: James ‘The Outsource King’ Baskin
May 9 • 35 min
James King Baskin is the founder of Outsource Kings and shares his mission to leverage technology to help businesses get their time back. On average, his team is making 3,000-5,000 phone calls a week. But I wanted to learn more about the story behind…
1200: Energy Efficient Semiconductor Based Innovations
May 9 • 18 min
Joseph Notaro shares how they are using technology to help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical, and military/aerospace applications. I learn how ON Semiconductor is…
1199: Foursquare Engineering and Innovation Labs Advisor Max Sklar
May 8 • 35 min
Today’s guest is Max Sklar, Machine Learning Enthusiast, Foursquare Engineer, Host of The Local Maximum. The bulk of his work as a machine learning engineer was at Foursquare, where he built Foursquare City Guide’s critically acclaimed 10-point venue…
1198: The Stand Up Comedian, and Serial Entrepreneur
May 7 • 24 min
Ollie Horn tours the world performing stand-up comedy and is a mainstay at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. But he also helps growth-stage startups with their messaging, storytelling, and growth strategy. Ollie reveals the skills he has learned as a…
1197: Open Raven Emerged From Stealth Data Security, Reimagined
May 7 • 22 min
Open Raven CEO, Dave Cole, joins me on the Tech Talks Daily Podcast. Dave shares how they launched Open Raven out of stealth in February to help companies course-correct the pressing security issue of accidental data exposures that are now happening in…
1196: The AI Engine for Contract Automation on a No-Code Platform
May 5 • 20 min
Agiloft CEO and founder, Colin Earl joins me on Tech Talks Daily. The software industry veteran has over 25 years of experience as a developer, product manager, and CIO. Colin worked at IBM, General Electric. I learn more about their out-of-the-box AI…
1195: Kount - AI-Driven Fraud Prevention‎
May 4 • 19 min
Rich L. Stuppy, the Chief Customer Experience Officer at Kount, joins me on today’s episode of Tech Talks Daily. For more than a decade, Rich has been involved in developing fraud mitigation, compliance, and big data strategies. I learn more about how…
1194: Flippa - How to Invest Your Time and Resources in Digital
May 3 • 33 min
Many people are currently questioning their reality as the global pandemic tightens its grip on the global economy. Many are asking, is my safe job? and seeing interest rates on their savings drop considerably. I explore how a Flippa is helping people buy…
1193: The Trial-and-Error Tech Startup Path from $0 to $1 Million
May 2 • 30 min
Dominic Wells is the founder of OnFolio and authority in buying, selling, and growing online businesses. He is also known for bootstrapping Human Proof Designs to 7 figure revenue and exiting in early last year. In fact, during 2019, he bought 20+…
1192: How Security Will Change in a Post-COVID-19 World
May 2 • 29 min
Privafy is redefining how to protect Data-in-Motion. Data-in-motion has rapidly become the most vulnerable part of every organization’s architecture. As organizations embrace the openness of the Internet and move data and applications to the cloud,…
1191: Fastly - The Edge Cloud Platform Behind The Best of the Web
May 1 • 20 min
Global events like the Super Bowl, Black Friday, elections, and breaking news all need speed and security to ensure websites run properly and that internet users are happy. The secret sauce that gives Fastly the power to handle 639 billion internet…
1190: Ontology: The Blockchain On A Steady Rise To The Top
Apr 30 • 30 min
On today’s episode of Tech Talks Daily, I learn more about Ontology, a high-performance enterprise blockchain that is consistently reaching targets on its steady rise to the top. Powered by the Ontology Coin (ONT), the distributed collaboration platform…
1189: Eventador - The Streaming Data Engine for Killer Applications
Apr 29 • 27 min
The Eventador Platform is a high performance, enterprise-grade engine for running continuous stream processing jobs. Users can now materialize stateful and queryable views of data using ANSI SQL for use in applications, notebooks, machine learning models,…
1188: Deloitte Consulting - Who Is Driving Digital Transformation?
Apr 28 • 26 min
Who should be driving digital transformation efforts within an organization? The Chief Technology or Information Officers are usually top of mind, but the Chief Financial Officer is equally as influential. Rich Penkoski, principal and deputy CEO—Markets…
1187: Intuition Robotics - Meet The Empathetic Digital Companions
Apr 27 • 29 min
The human-machine relationship is evolving. Intuition Robotics enables the creation of relationships between humans and machines that influence behaviors and emotions through digital companions. I talk to Dor Skuler - CEO, Co-Founder of Intuition Robotics…
1186: The Conversational AI Platform For Recruitment
Apr 26 • 24 min
Employers are finding that remote workers are more productive and less stressed, and it seems that people who work remotely want to continue working remotely. Before the global pandemic, 80% of workers say they’d turn down a job that didn’t offer location…
1185: Cleantech - Next-Generation Solid-State Batteries
Apr 25 • 17 min
Solid Power CEO, Doug Campbell, has had quite the journey as an entrepreneur. After a stint as a professional mountain biker, he decided to get a college degree and has since founded two CO-based startups – Solid Power (Solid-state batteries for EVs) and…
1184: How Fantasy Football Led To $16 million In VC Funding
Apr 24 • 26 min
Woodrow Levin was playing fantasy football with the CEO of Draft Kings when one of his players got hurt, causing him to lose a bet. What started as a joke about buying insurance for players quickly spiraled into “what if I can offer insurance/extended…
1183: Stardust - The Movie & TV Social App Leveraging AI
Apr 23 • 24 min
Ashley Fauset shares how AI and Machine Learning are both growing at a rapid pace within the entertainment industry. Websites, mobile apps, and streaming services alike are ingesting information around users’ preferences, usage habits likes and dislikes.…
1182: Wattbike Real Ride Feel Technology
Apr 22 • 19 min
Richard Baker is the CEO of Wattbike. Richard joins me on Tech Talks Daily to talk about how technology is being incorporated into the cycling world and how it can help cyclists – from professionals to amateurs – improve overall performance. I learn how…
1181: From Google to scaling a $100M+ business and Investor
Apr 21 • 21 min
Minnie Ingersoll joins me on Tech Talks Daily to share her inspirational journey in tech. We discuss how she turned an idea into a Series D, 9-figure online business and how she is now a venture partner at L.A.-based seed-stage firm TenOneTen Ventures.…
1180: The Common Myths Associated With Encryption
Apr 20 • 25 min
Zettaset is a software-defined encryption solution that can be transparently deployed across all physical and virtual enterprise environments. Tim Reilly, the CEO of Zettaset, joins me on Tech Talks Daily in a discussion about the common myths associated…
1179: Crestron & Logitech Build Workplace Collaboration Experience
Apr 19 • 18 min
Nic Milani, executive director at Crestron talks about their partnership with Logitech. Nic also bout how it will enable support teams to easily manage all of the technology in a meeting room with a simple set of tools. I learn how Crestron and Logitech…
1178: Qualitest - Innovation in Software Testing
Apr 18 • 23 min
QualiTest is the world’s largest pure-play software testing and quality assurance specialist. The company also has ambitious plans to reach $1B revenue goal in 5 years. Norm Merritt is the global CEO of Qualitest. He has a proven track record of running…
1177: The Chat-Driven IT Support Solution Simplifying IT
Apr 17 • 24 min
Ryan Denehy is a 3x entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of Electric. Having experienced the pain and frustrations that many business owners encounter in managing their IT infrastructure and support needs, Ryan’s light bulb idea to create a cloud-based,…
1176: Sedentary Lifestyle and Social Distancing? Improve Your Posture
Apr 16 • 19 min
Upright Pose aims to fix the world’s slouching problem with one, small consumer product. It uses patented technology to determine when the user is slouching. Using a slightly noticeable vibration, Upright’s devices let the user know when they are…
1075: The Tech Connecting Videographers to Media Customers
Apr 15 • 26 min
Lindsay Stewart spent over 10 years in TV news producing segments for ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox News, and Bloomberg, among others. That’s when the idea for Stringr came to her. Lindsay Stewart joins me on today’s episode to share her story and how the idea for…
1174: Pepperdata - Removing the Blindfold to Control Cloud Spend
Apr 14 • 21 min
Today, whether through lift-and-shift or re-architecting, almost every large enterprise has carried out some migration to the cloud, with increasing pressure on IT operations to manage a hybrid big data architecture effectively. Ash Munshi, CEO of…
1173: Scalyr’s ‘Sonic Boom’ Analyzes 250 TBs of Daily Data
Apr 14 • 20 min
Scalyr, the log management, and observability company announced the availability of the first cloud-based log analytics platform capable of ingesting over 250TBs of data per customer in real-time. Christine Heckart, CEO of Scalyr, is a veteran of the…
1172: Mavenlink - Prioritizing Tasks to Reduce Employee Burnout
Apr 13 • 29 min
Roger Neel, co-founder and CTO of Mavenlink for over 11 years, is an accomplished web designer, Ruby on Rails engineer, thought leader in agile software development, mentor to startup founders and software developers, and a strong advocate for pair…
1171: The Emmy Award-Winning Journalist And AI Transcription
Apr 12 • 30 min
Jeff Kofman, an Emmy award-winning journalist is also the CEO and co-Founder at Trint, an AI-based transcription company, Jeff witnessed a number of issues plaguing journalists all converging at once: fewer resources, less time, and more disinformation.…
1170: Exploring The Public Trust of AI With
Apr 11 • 23 min
Nikolas Kairinos, founder and CEO of the, joins me on the Tech Talks Daily Podcast. Nikolas has been working in the artificial intelligence space for over 30 years, during which time he has focused on developing novel AI solutions to make the…
1169: AI vs Art: Can the Machine be Creative?
Apr 10 • 33 min
Artists have long used technology—from photography to Photoshop—to push their ideas into new territory. Playform offers the latest opportunity for artists and creators to explore the edge of technological possibility and express their humanity. It…
1168: The Future of Cybersecurity in a World of Remote Working
Apr 9 • 30 min
Companies worldwide now have workers signing into Slack, Instagram, HubSpot, Google Docs, and many other Cloud-based platforms on a daily basis. From multiple locations across the world. While the remote trend shows a huge productivity increase amongst…
1167: SE2 - Wearable Technology’s Impact on Life Insurance
Apr 8 • 24 min
A conversation about the growing impact wearable technology has on consumer expectations within the life insurance industry. Vinod shares his insights and findings from a recently published report that found 85% of adults would improve their health and…
1166: Fjord, Accenture Interactive, on What AI Success Will Look Like
Apr 7 • 31 min
Fjord, the design and innovation consultancy for Accenture Interactive, believes that the next step for AI is a generation of systems that blend it with human intelligence to empower people to cope with increasing complexity in the workplace and enhance…
1165: Socialbakers - Social Media And The Impact of COVID-19
Apr 6 • 22 min
During this period of uncertainty and fear of technology, I want to add some much-needed positivity to the current narrative. I recently watched a TED Talk by Yuval Ben-Itzhak, CEO at Socialbakers, about how AI will unleash the potential in each of us. I…
1164: Building Success On The Foundation of Remote Work
Apr 5 • 20 min
Robert Glazer, CEO of Acceleration Partners, who’s led his large team of remote employees effectively for over a decade, shares his experience on the Tech Talks Daily Podcast. Robert is a founder, author, speaker, and expert in elevating performance in…
1163 : ChartHop, The Tech Helping Businesses Run and Scale Better
Apr 4 • 17 min
In today’s episode, I wanted to learn more about how ChartHop leverages technology to enable leaders to understand their organization in real-time more clearly. I also wanted to explore if this technology can finally break through information silos and…
1162: How JULABO Has Applied Tech To Enhance Their Business
Apr 3 • 47 min
I wanted to learn more about how technology is transforming JULABO and solving problems for its customers. vDelivery, LucaVision, IoT, Holographic Displays are just a few areas I wanted to explore, so I invited Dr. Dirk Frese onto the podcast. Much of the…
1161: What Are Valuegraphics and Why Do They Matter?
Apr 2 • 36 min
David Allison recently wrote that Millennials continue to be blamed for ruining everything from the diamond industry to homeownership, and, in response, joke that Baby Boomers destroyed the planet and can’t work smartphones. Except it’s not a joke. These…
1160: Is Tech And Aluminum The Answer to Sustainable Packaging?
Apr 1 • 29 min
Did you know that the only genuinely sustainable beverage container is Aluminum? Or did you ever stop to think about the technology that makes it possible to ensure the empty can of coke is recycled and back on the shelf within 60 days? Adam Shalapin…
1159: VUniverse - Browse All Streaming Services In One App
Mar 31 • 27 min
It has been reported that it takes the average viewer 20 minutes to find somehting to watch. Even if you know what you are looking for, it can be challenging opening and closing Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Disney Plus, YouTube TV, HBO, and Apple TV…
1158: Adobe Summit - Mindtree, An Adobe Specialized Business Partner
Mar 30 • 34 min
The Adobe Summit is being hosted virtually this year. So, I will be attempting to take those conversations I would normally be having face to face on the show floor and chat with the guests virtually too. Mindtree is an Adobe Specialized Business Partner,…
1157: A New Decade, Is Blockchain-Based Web 3.0 Finally Here?
Mar 29 • 40 min
Shi Khai shares insights on unpacking Web 3.0 and reinventing the legacy of the Internet for purpose and profit. On the subject of adoption, we discuss how blockchain is already building a community for it. We also explore the dichotomy between ‘Don’t be…
1156: MarTech Interview with Alex Collmer, Founder at Vidmob
Mar 28 • 42 min
Alex Collmer, the founder and CEO of VidMob, a tech platform to help brands more intelligently use data and scale their mobile advertising creative. Since founding the company in 2015, he has raised more than $45M and counts many of the world’s leading…
1155: Inspirational Startup Story Plagued With War and Innovation
Mar 27 • 22 min
Dmitriy Akulov is a tech innovator and entrepreneur whose story is plagued with war and innovation. Having outlasted the war in Ukraine. Akulov recalls daily bombings, tanks on the streets of Donetsk, and armed militia traveling freely throughout the…
1154: INRiver - Redefining Commerce With Technology
Mar 26 • 22 min
explore how inRiver and their clients are coping with the global pandemic. Although the Coronavirus has caused mass quarantines and social distancing across the globe, making us feel isolated, there are more and more stories of “togetherness” that need to…
1153: Carbon Products And Cutting-Edge Climate Technology
Mar 25 • 23 min
Tito Jankowski talks shares how Negative teamed up with two of the world’s leading climate technology startups Climeworks and Carbon Upcycling Technologies. Their innovative machines can capture CO2 from ambient air and then it’s pumped underground and…
1152: Welcome To The Next WAVE of Sports &. Entertainment
Mar 24 • 24 min
In just two years, WAVE has become one of the largest digital publishers in the world, generating over 2.5B video views and 90M+ engagements per month. WAVE has over 40M followers/subscribers and reaches over 300M sports fans each month. With the…
1151: Douglas Ferguson, Voltage Control: Beyond The Prototype
Mar 23 • 30 min
If you have ever found yourself asking, What are Design Sprints? Why are Design Sprints so valuable? When should teams conduct Design Sprints or just want a few tips for running a successful Design Sprint and what to do with the information after the…
1150: The Changing Digital Marketing landscape With John Lincoln
Mar 22 • 28 min
John Lincoln is CEO of Ignite Visibility, and he joins me on today’s episode of the Tech Talks Daily Podcast. He is one of the top digital marketing agencies in the US and an Inc. 5000 company. Lincoln has written two books (The Forecaster Method and…
1149: Daniel Burrus, Managing Uncertainty Caused By COVID-19
Mar 21 • 41 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a new level of uncertainty. But how can you or your business actively shape the future? Daniel Burrus advises, “Nobody’s moving or buying, and everybody is hurting. But this presents every business with an opportunity to…
1148: Omnichannel Marketing Automation for Ecommerce
Mar 20 • 26 min
Rytis Lauris, the co-founder, and CEO of Omnisend, a marketing automation platform. I wanted to learn more about why email marketing alone isn’t effective in a digital age. As a successful entrepreneur, Rytis has spent the last 10 years building and…
1147: The Smart Cube — The Analytics Player in Supply Chain Sourcing
Mar 19 • 25 min
The Smart Cube researches, analyses, and addresses the needs of businesses in today’s intelligence age with tailored sector-specific solutions. They work with a third of companies in the Fortune 100, helping them make smarter decisions, accelerate value…
1146: PureWeb - Interactive and Immersive 3D Web Experiences
Mar 18 • 22 min
James Henry is the CTO at PureWeb, an interactive 3D streaming service focused on photorealistic 3D visualization, configuration, and simulation. I invited him on to the Tech Talks Daily Podcast to talks about interactive technology in the Age of…
1145: Bitfury Surround - A Bespoke Ecosystem for the Music Industry
Mar 17 • 33 min
Bitfury Group, leading security and infrastructure provider for the Bitcoin Blockchain, has launched a music entertainment division named Surround last year, the first initiative of which is a fully interoperable digital ecosystem for the tracking,…
1144: Ex-Google Head Tanzil Bukhari on Bots & Brand Safety
Mar 16 • 42 min
Tanzil Bukhari might be Europe’s top programmatic expert. He led DoubleClick’s EMEA business before Google acquired them. After that, Google kept him on for ten years, overseeing the DoubleClick Ad Exchange. Now, programmatic is facing mounting challenges…
1143: GNY Launches SAAS Tool To Enable Businesses To Go AI
Mar 15 • 20 min
Cosmas Wong, Founder, CEO of GNY, joins me on today’s edition of the Tech Talks Daily. Cosmas is a London based tech investor and entrepreneur who has been building companies for more than 20 years. We discuss how GNY is helping businesses unlock the…
1142: The Insurtech Startup Story Behind Kin Insurance
Mar 14 • 20 min
Sean Harper is the co-founder and CEO of Kin, an insurance company built from scratch on modern tech to make it easier and more affordable to insure a home (especially in areas prone to extreme weather). The insurtech startup is on a mission to fix home…
1141: No Longer Virtual - Connecting Beyond The Keyboard
Mar 13 • 22 min
Have you ever wondered how you could leverage your incredible online professional network to improve your face-to-face business and community? These are just a few reasons why Sarah Elkins decided to tear down the barriers between online and offline and…
1140: Learn a New Language quickly With AI-powered Lingvist
Mar 12 • 23 min
Mait Müntel was part of the Higgs boson discovery team at CERN, where he was frustrated by being unable to speak French fluently. In typical scientist fashion, he decided to look at the French language as a mathematical problem that could be fun to solve—…
1139: Dentons - The Global Guide to Autonomous Vehicles 2020
Mar 11 • 22 min
Last year Dentons launched its Driverless Commute blog geared toward the latest news and analysis on the autonomous vehicle (AV) industry. Authored by Dentons’ Autonomous Vehicles team, the Driverless Commute interprets emerging innovations and…
1138: Doodle CEO Renato Profico Talks About Collaboration Technology
Mar 10 • 20 min
I invited Doodle CEO, Renato Profico onto the podcast to talk about how productivity tools like Doodle are streamlining the workplace operations and enabling effective digital transformation results. Renato shares his experiences managing a global tech…
1137: Empowering Businesses To Shoot Video Today & Share Tomorrow
Mar 9 • 22 min
Calling out a professional crew can cost between $5-$7k. This is a budget many businesses can’t afford. Not to mention the hassle of trying to organize your CEO for what should be a 5-minute shoot. Because of this, video output is irregular, the messages…
1136: The Rise of Virtual Conferences As The Coronavirus Spreads
Mar 8 • 18 min
Apple, Google, Adobe, and others are canceling their big events as part of Coronavirus prevention guidance. But many are turning to technology and virtual conferences to make their announcements. Matchbox Virtual Media is a startup located in Montreal…
1135: Tony Saldanha - Why Digital Transformations Fail
Mar 7 • 24 min
Tony Saldanha is the author of “Why Digital Transformations Fail.” After a 27 year career at P&G where Tony was VP, Global Business Services, Next Generation Services, he is now CEO of Transformant, a consulting firm that provides advice to boards and…
1134: Phil Strazzulla - From Side-Hustle to Bootstrapping to Success
Mar 6 • 24 min
In today’s episode, Phil Strazzulla shares his tips on starting and growing a side-hustle. I also learn more about how he began his career as a self-taught coder who bootstrapped his way to tech startup success I also learn more about how there is an…
1133: The Dental Tech Making Dental Practices Fit For A Digital Age
Mar 5 • 18 min
I recently discovered a company called Dandy that aims to get the technology, high-quality restorations, and the support dentists need to take their dental practice into the future. Dandy Founder, Toni Oloko joins me on Tech Talks Daily to share his…
1132: Don Jones Be the Master - Achieve Your Success, Help Others
Mar 4 • 18 min
Don Jones currently works for a company that develops self-paced learning content (videos, interactive projects, etc to teach information technology subjects to people all over the world. But I wanted to learn more about his inspirational journey in the…
1131: The Former Founder of Two Startups Turned Investor
Mar 3 • 29 min
Mark Selcow is a partner at Costanoa Ventures, the early-stage investor in enterprise software. Mark invests in companies like LivelyHSA, Quizlet and Skedulo. As a former founder of two startups and now investor, I invited him onto the podcast to learn…
1130: The Tech Unlocking the Potential of Your Entire Workforce
Mar 2 • 38 min
David Hassell was named by Forbes Magazine “The Most Connected Man You Don’t Know in Silicon Valley”. But I wanted to learn more about his inspirational startup story. David began his career in “beige cubicle land”, working 10 to 11 hour days from a…
Exploring the Citrix Developer Program With Zoho
Mar 1 • 31 min
In this episode of the Citrix Ready Podcast series, I explore how Citrix and Zoho are working together to solve real-world problems for businesses. Today I want to learn more about the Citrix Developer Program. We also talk about micro apps, and how Zoho…
1128: BandPay - The Tech Building Trust In The Music Business
Feb 29 • 21 min
DeCarlos Garrison is a music marketing expert, artist manager, and tech entrepreneur based in Orlando, Florida. He started his career as a college rep for Def Jam Records in 1995, later becoming manager of street team promotions. DeCarlos teamed up with…
1127: - How AI is Saving a Retail On and Offline
Feb 28 • 25 min
Anand Chandrasekaran is the founder and CTO of Mad Street Den, an Artificial Intelligence company, powering the Retail Industry with its Image Recognition platform, We discuss how the company’s ‘neural network’ of products alleviates…
1126: Why CruxPay Is On A Mission to Revolutionise Digital Payments
Feb 27 • 15 min
Ashish Singal, the Co-Founder, and CEO of CRUXPay is also a hacker to the core and has won almost every major Hackathon in India, including those hosted by Sequoia, Google, Amazon, and LinkedIn. While working at Amazon as a Software Development Engineer…
Traitware - Next-Gen Authentication On The Citrix Market Place
Feb 26 • 48 min
In this episode of the Citrix Ready Podcast series, I explore how Citrix and Traitware are working together to solve real-world problems for businesses. I hear how customers are leveraging Traitware to provide insights to admins on the key utilization of…
1124: What is UX? and also what isn’t UX?
Feb 25 • 21 min
It seems that everyone is talking about user experience and the experience economy. As regular listeners know, I do like to bust a few myths and right a few wrongs on this podcast, so Sam Horodezky from Strathearn Design finally lay to rest some of the…
1123: Why A Diamond Is The Ultimate Semiconductor
Feb 24 • 21 min
From phone screens to semiconductors, military defense capabilities, and self-driving cars, a diamond can be applied to a number of different technologies. It is stronger than industry standard smart screen glass and runs much cooler than silicon. Adam…
1122: PX - The First Transparent Customer Acquisition Platform
Feb 23 • 22 min
PX is revolutionizing how marketers address customer acquisition with technology. PX, Co-founder and CEO Frans van Hulle joins me on the podcast. Frans shares how the company provides a mar-tech solution for marketers to grow and efficiently scale their…
1121: Using AI to Better Understand Your Child’s Digital Footprint
Feb 22 • 29 min
In today’s digital age, AI is being used in all sorts of different capacities to help humans better understand the world we live in. So, why aren’t more tech companies deploying AI to help us better understand our children in the age of technology? Tal…
1120: Talking Zero Trust Privileged Access With Odo Security
Feb 21 • 16 min
Odo Security is focused on the challenges that organizations face in this new digital reality defined by the cloud, mobility, and increasing demands for agility. The leader in zero trust remote access and management recently announced the availability of…
1119: Combining Technological Innovation and Human Expertise
Feb 20 • 18 min
Founded in 2011, SquareFoot is a new kind of commercial real estate company that helps companies win at finding their next (and next) office, providing transparent access to inventory, brokerage services, and a flexible space offering. But it also brings…
1118: How Startups/Consumers are Driving Sustainable Packaging
Feb 19 • 22 min
The founder and CEO of VentureFuel, a leading innovation consultancy, Fred Schonenberg joins me on the Tech Talks Daily podcast. We talk about how new innovations in sustainable packaging from startups will facilitate the move to greater adoption by large…
1116: Exploring The Data Privacy Spotlight Report by Dynata
Feb 18 • 22 min
Dynata is the world’s largest first-party data and insight platform. With a reach that encompasses 62 million consumers and business professionals globally and an extensive library of individual profile attributes collected through surveys, Dynata is the…
1115: Vuzix Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality Technology
Feb 17 • 29 min
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets. The company wowed crowds in Las Vegas, where the upcoming Vuzix Labs Smart Swim product received two CES 2020…
1114: Creating A Digital Workspace With Citrix and Apps2Digital
Feb 16 • 21 min
In this episode of the Citrix Ready Podcast series, I explore how Citrix and Apps2Digital are working together to solve real-world problems for businesses. I hear how customers are leveraging Apps2Digital to provide insights to admins on the key…
1113: How To Measure Your Adaptability Quotient (AQ)
Feb 15 • 24 min
40% of the jobs that exist today will not exist in 10 years’ time. Fuelled by technology, change is coming at a rate that exceeds our ability to adapt. What got past generations here, won’t get the next to where they want to be. Rapid technological change…
1112: How Businesses Can Use HR Analytics to Improve Efficiency
Feb 14 • 28 min
GetApp features software research, insights, trends, and validated user reviews, giving buyers the tools they need to make informed decisions for their organization. It’s also a Gartner company. But it was their State of Analytics in HR report that caught…
1111: The Cutting-Edge Neuroscience Research Helping Brands Grow
Feb 13 • 35 min
HeyHuman is the transformative communications agency, specializing in neuromarketing, brand, content, social and experiential. ​They create Unusual Everyday™ Ideas that connect with people and change behaviors to kick-start brand and business growth. The…
1110: Meet Stasher, The Airbnb of Luggage
Feb 12 • 22 min
Described as the “Airbnb of Luggage,” Stasher is a sharing economy solution for storage. They realized that people don’t want to drag their suitcases, backpacks, or more around a city when they just have a few hours before they have to depart. They…
1109: Robert Beadles Host of Crypto Beadles and Monarch Co-Founder
Feb 11 • 29 min
In a world where doing your own research is paramount, I have been a big fan of Robert Beadles for some time due to his open and honest approach. Robert is the co-founder and president of Monarch, a crypto wallet with 340,000 users. Robert is also the…
1108: The Privacy and Data Protection Risks to Your Company
Feb 10 • 19 min
I chat with Roger Hales, who has become the CISO-in Residence at YL Ventures. The former Chief Information Security Officer of Informatica - a $1+ billion annual revenue software development company talks about privacy and data protection risks to a…
1107: New Security Threats to the Enterprise in 2020
Feb 9 • 24 min
Sudhakur Ramakrishna is CEO of Pulse Secure and joins me on Tech Talks Daly to talk about a variety of security trends that will be impacting the tech industry in 2020. We discuss the impact that the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend is having on…
1106: Dynatrace Perform 2020: Dynatrace CEO John Van Siclen
Feb 8 • 24 min
Many of the world’s largest enterprises, including 72 of the Fortune 100, trust Dynatrace to modernize and automate enterprise cloud operations, release better software faster, and deliver unrivaled digital experiences. However, this story could have had…
1105: The LegalTech Transformation Story At The BARBRI Group
Feb 7 • 17 min
This week I am reporting live from the show floor at Dynatrace Perform 2020. Today, I speak with Mark Kaplan, director of IT, BARBRI, about their digital transformation story. At the core of The BARBRI Group Companies is BARBRI Bar Review, which has…
1104: Autodesk - A Digital Transformation Story At Dynatrace Perform
Feb 6 • 25 min
This week I am reporting live from the show floor at Dynatrace Perform 2020. Today, I speak with Prakash Kota, CIO, at Autodesk about their digital transformation story. Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you’ve ever driven a…
1103: Rack Room Shoes - A Digital Transformation Story at Dynatrace Perform
Feb 5 • 13 min
As an industry leader, Rack Room Shoes’ has a rich history of success in the traditional retail market. But how did they approach the digital transformation of its traditional business? Kevin McNall, Director, Digital Projects at Rack Room Shoes shares…
1102: Bringing Digital Education Tools to Students Worldwide
Feb 4 • 21 min
Matthew Glotzbach is the CEO of the largest user-generated consumer learning platform in the US, Quizlet. Matthew has experience working as a mechanical engineer, on product at YouTube, and was on the founding team of Google Apps—where he worked for over…
1101: The Tech Enabling Small Businesses by Easing Onboarding
Feb 3 • 29 min
SyncDog challenges the status quo and changes the game on how organizations empower their mobile workforce. The company prides itself on enabling companies to reset expectations on how employees can get work done on the go. SyncDog recently announced…
1100: How Can DevOps Help Financial Services Keep Pace?
Feb 2 • 24 min
The usage of traditional IT models is causing regulatory hurdles for many financial firms. As a result, many financial service firms have begun their quest for upgrading technical infrastructure, both at the backend and the front-end. We talk about how a…
1099: Ampverse - Exploring eSports and The Role Of Tech In Asia Pacific
Feb 2 • 26 min
Ampverse is a gaming and eSports entertainment company that was founded by senior Twitch and Media executives in Asia. Charlie Baillie, Co-founder at Ampverse joins me on the Tech Talks Daily podcast to talk about the future of the gaming industry and…
1098: Adludio Sensory Advertising
Jan 31 • 26 min
Paul Coggins is the CEO at Adludio who’s revolutionary ‘Sensory Ad Science’ technology delivers 10x results for blue-chip clients – like Unilever, Nestle & PayPal – compared to traditional mobile advertising solutions. Paul Coggins talks about the…
1097: Emmy-Award Winning Producer Turned Tech Entrepreneur
Jan 30 • 20 min
Zvi Frank is a serial entrepreneur, former Israeli Air Force pilot and Emmy Award-winning producer who currently serves as the Co-CEO and founder of Copilot, an automated customer experience (CX) management platform for consumer electronics. He shares his…
1096: The Most Unselfish Selfie: The Future of Person-Centered Care
Jan 29 • 36 min
Selfie culture has become the norm. Kim Kardashian West has published an entire book of selfies, and Ellen DeGeneres’ Oscar selfie went viral in seconds. Jeff Zucker noted in his TEDx talk if we’re going to use selfies to indulge every aspect of our…
1095: Humanising Customer Experiences in the Digital World
Jan 28 • 27 min
Go Instore is a unique technology that closes the gap between the online and offline worlds. They appeared on my radar after reading how they partner with leading global brands, including Dyson, Porsche, Cartier, and Marriott International. It provides…
1094: Connecting Brands and Consumers Via the Internet of Things
Jan 27 • 19 min
Cameron Worth, is the CEO and founder of SharpEnd, the London-based The IoT Agency. Cameron is a pioneer in helping brands harness IoT. SharpEnd has also become the first-ever IoT agency to be recognized as ‘One to Watch’ in Econsultancy’s Top 100 Digital…
1093: Bridging The Distance Between Insights, Tech & Strategy
Jan 26 • 22 min
OST is an integrated, cross-functional business technology firm bringing together strategy & insights, digital experiences, connected products, data center transformation and enterprise managed services and help clients to optimize and grow their…
1092: How Startups Can Solve The Tech Talent Crisis Via Automation
Jan 25 • 25 min
Kyle Campbell is a 3x startup founder and current CEO of, a platform that makes it easy for startups to empower teams through automation of DevOps tasks without writing any lines of code. At the core of’s mission is to uplevel developers by…
1091: How Data Visualization Is Empowering Visual Communication
Jan 24 • 29 min
Payman Taei is the founder of Visme. Over 3.5 million users use the leading Visual Communication tools from over 100 countries. It used by leading Non-profits and Fortune 500 companies that include IBM, WorldBank, Capital One, and General Dynamics.…
1090: Dentons - Regulation & Legislation Challenges of Cannabis Tech
Jan 23 • 28 min
Dentons is the world’s largest law firm and recognized by prominent business and legal publications for its innovations in client service. But, they are also pioneering the intersection of technology innovation and the legal industry and also exploring…
1089: Twisthink - Innovation Excellence Over Operational Excellence
Jan 22 • 35 min
Robert Niemiec created Twisthink as an experiment to test the belief in the value of twisting together the skills of design & technology for the purpose of innovation. For nearly 2 decades, Robert has been leading his team to serve Fortune 500 clients as…
1088: The Tech Turning Hospitality Into Experience Makers
Jan 21 • 31 min
The experience is now more important than the product, and the last best experience that anyone has anywhere has become the minimum expectation for the experience they want everywhere. How can businesses not only keep up but raise the bar too? Joel…
1087: The Tech Transforming the Century-Old Insurance Industry
Jan 20 • 20 min
Sonny Patel is the 25-year-old CEO and founder of Insurmi, a conversational-AI powered customer engagement platform for insurance carriers. But it’s the human story behind the company that both resonated and inspired me. Sonny shares his journey and what…
1086: Non-Destructive Testing With Art+Logic’s Bob Bajoras
Jan 19 • 26 min
Art+Logic is a software development firm that designs, develops, and delivers high-level tech solutions for their clients. The company specializes in mobile apps, web software, desktop software, IoT, and has recently branched into product development.…
1085: Associated Costs of Ransomware up 200% Year on Year
Jan 18 • 22 min
n Datto’s Global State of the Channel Ransomware Report, it revealed that SMEs may be continuing to take the ransomware bait, but MSPs are now enabling two-factor authentication to double down on ransomware preparation against their list of future…
1084: B2C and B2B Customer Experience Management Tech
Jan 17 • 21 min
I wanted to learn more about how the recent Strikedeck and Medallia partnership is designed to round out B2B and B2C offerings in CS and CX. But also what it means for businesses. Shreesha Ramdas is an entrepreneurial executive with a track record of…
1083: The AI-Powered Commerce Solution For The Experience Economy
Jan 16 • 22 min
Coveo uses AI and intelligent search and recommendation technologies to personalize millions of digital experiences for customers, partners, dealers, and employees. However, Coveo for Commerce is transforming the way businesses sell online and its…
1082: Takeaways From The Consumer Electronics Show - CES 2020
Jan 15 • 17 min
Following CES 2020 online involved the usual bizarre mix of weird and wonderful tech. But I wanted to explore the more positive tech trends from the CES show floor. Barry Reicherter is a senior partner at Finn Partners and has a passion for Digital…
1081: The Tech Behind The Internet of Things (IoT)
Jan 14 • 22 min
Ed Kuzemchak is an expert on the Internet of Things and the founder of Software Design Solutions. As an embedded software thought leader, I invited Ed back onto this tech podcast to shares his experience around the challenges and pitfalls of designing…
1080: The Artist and Event Database Aiming To Be The IMDb for Music
Jan 13 • 26 min
The challenge plaguing the live music industry is a lack of robust data. But live music data company Viberate is going to change all that. On the Viberate platform, entities are organized by event, festival, artist, venue, genre, subgenre, city, and…
1079: Meet ADA and The Automated Customer Experience (ACX)
Jan 12 • 22 min
Ada, the market leader for Automated Customer Experience (ACX), is disrupting the customer service sector with a fundamentally new approach that brings an automation first strategy to drive cost savings and improved CSAT. I invited Ruth Zive, Ada’s head…
1078: ARwall - Green Screen Replacement And Experiential Marketing
Jan 11 • 27 min
Learn how AR tech is fixing issues for entertainment studios that utilize a Hollywood staple: the green screen. ARwall is an AR tech company that has created the first AR display that requires no headset, no goggles, or smart device. Its spatial imaging…
1077: How Trintech Is Transforming Financial Processes
Jan 10 • 28 min
Learn How Trintech is Making Accounting Faster, More Efficient and Human. Derick Schaefer, the Chief Technology Officer of Trintech joins me to talk about Trintech’s mission to take the drudgery out of accounting, making it faster, more efficient and more…
1076: Being Present And Transforming the Employee Experience
Jan 9 • 42 min
Individuals who must “be present” every day to do their jobs make up the majority of the global workforce. However, they are not as frequently considered in discussions about work-life balance, career growth, employee experience, and creative benefits. A…
1075: MarTech - The Road Ahead For Customer Data Platforms (CDPs)
Jan 8 • 15 min
Jason Davis, CEO of Simon Data talks about CDP trends that are taking shape in 2020. After the recent Acquia / AgileOne acquisition news. Jason shares his perspective on what this means for the industry and why we can expect to see more M&As in 2020. I…
1074: The Tech Transforming Employee Reimbursement For Mobile Workers
Jan 7 • 24 min
Since 2005, the mobile-enabled workforce has grown 11 times faster than the total workforce, with more than 92 million mobile-enabled workers now in the U.S. alone and a growing number of companies allowing use of personal devices to make balancing the…
1073: Ghostery - How AdTech And Ad Trackers Slow Down Websites
Jan 6 • 17 min
Every website has 15 seconds to keep the attention of its audience. Our attention span is now less than that of goldfish at 8 seconds and your visitors will form an opinion about your site in 5 seconds. Finally, if your website fails to load within 3 secs…
1072: Healthcare Technology Trends and With Terry Rowinski
Jan 5 • 26 min
Health Payment Systems (HPS) is a Milwaukee-based company that has plans for a major expansion in 2020. The company enhances the healthcare billing experience for consumers, employers, and providers. Terry Rowinski joins me today to talk about emerging…
1071: Pod - The Social Network That Wants You To Meet In Person
Jan 4 • 21 min
The first generation of social media apps encouraged us all to take our friends, put them online, and communicate with them online. What would happen if we used technology to do the opposite and bring people together? When I learned that anew social…
1070: The Digital Intelligence Platform Improving Customer Experiences
Jan 3 • 26 min
Quantum Metric Founder Mario Ciabarra reveals how the platform’s intelligent analysis enables enterprises to deliver exceptional online experiences. I learn more about how customer data can tell the story of digital consumer experience for companies.…
1069: The Role of CISO and How Businesses Should Prioritize Data Risks
Jan 2 • 18 min
Conversations around data and privacy are already dominating conversations in 2020. We have already discussed the impacts of the California Consumer Privacy Act CCPA and GGDPR on yesterday’s episode. I chat with Roger Hales, who has become the CISO-in…
1068: Is Your Website Ready For The California Consumer Privacy Act?
Jan 1 • 32 min
As we continue to redefine the entire landscape of how online user data is to be handled, I explore the impacts of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) With Vanessa Wu, Rippling’s General Counsel. The Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) caused…
1067: CareTech - How WeMa Provides Wellbeing For Businesses
Dec 31, 2019 • 31 min
Vivek Patni, CEO, and Co-Founder of Lavanya Plus, talks about the recent launch of WeMa Care. The new CareTech solution is aimed at helping businesses provide advice, support, and referrals so informal carers can arrange care services on behalf of their…
1066: temtum - Cryptocurrency on the Temporal Blockchain Network
Dec 30, 2019 • 31 min
Try to imagine a decentralized financial future where banks are irrelevant and the people hold the power. Today’s guest is on a mission to fight the status quo is turning this vision into a reality. Richard Dennis is the founder and CEO of TemTum…
1065: How Unqork Is Driving the No-Code Enterprise Revolution
Dec 29, 2019 • 28 min
Unqork is the industry pioneer no-code enterprise application platform that helps large companies build, deploy, and manage complex applications without writing a single line of code. Unqork first appeared on my radar when it recently closed an $80…
1064: How To Declutter Your inbox And Embrace Conversational Email
Dec 26, 2019 • 26 min
The ways we interact as humans are continually evolving. However, Email, the most dominant form of contact in today’s world, has not adapted to the fast-paced communication of the 21st century. We have Outlook for work emails, a Gmail for personal emails,…
1063: The CleanTech Making It Easy and Profitable Stop Climate Change
Dec 25, 2019 • 29 min
Can tech actually change the world for the better? Meet a global CleanTech 100 company making it easy and profitable for building owners to help stop climate change. Carbon Lighthouse is on a mission to stop climate change by making it easy and profitable…
1062: The Tech Blog Writer’s Alternative Christmas Speech
Dec 24, 2019 • 13 min
One of the traditions in the UK is to watch the Queens Christmas Speech on Christmas Day. I thought I would offer an alternative for tech fans where I look at where we are now and what the following year in tech will look like. I also answer a few…
1061: The Airbnb on Water Making Waves In The Experience Economy
Dec 23, 2019 • 18 min
The experience economy is changing how we travel and where we stay. Rather than walking into a faceless lobby of a hotel and soulless room for a few nights, people are looking for something unique that is Instagram worthy. GetMyBoat is leveraging…
1060: How Performance Monitoring Can Drive Business Growth
Dec 22, 2019 • 30 min
I wanted to learn more about how LogicMonitor helps customers turn on a complete view in minutes, turn the dial from optimization to innovation, and turn the corner from sight to vision. Mark Banfield joins me on the reveals all on my daily tech podcast.…
1059: Crowdtesting and Improving Digital Quality of Experiences
Dec 21, 2019 • 24 min
As the experience economy gathers place, we need to remember that we can only improve what we can measure. But is there a way to test the effects of these new experiences that we are creating? I invited Doron Reuvenim Co-Founder and CEO of Applause onto…
1058: Live Commerce - Building a Live-Streaming Broadcast App
Dec 20, 2019 • 25 min
Wowza Media Systems is the recognized gold standard of streaming, with more than a decade of experience working with 35,000+ organizations in 170+ countries. Retailers must adapt to thrive and survive in the digital world. They also need to ramp up their…
1057: How DTCs Can Create Loyalty Through Subscriptions
Dec 19, 2019 • 36 min
Scalefast is changing the way brands do direct-to-consumer eCommerce, by empowering them to regain the control and simplicity they need to create an exceptional shopping experience, directly from their online storefront. I invited Mike Schwartz onto the…
1056: MarTech With Abhi Yadav, Founder and CEO at Zylotech
Dec 18, 2019 • 20 min
Abhi Yadav, CEO and co-founder of Zylotech, a self-learning B2B customer data platform that was spun out of MIT joins me on the podcast. Zylotech is pioneering customer analytics, offering marketers the ability to engage their customers on a deeper and…
1055: BIOLIFE4D - Bioprinting Human Hearts for Transplant
Dec 17, 2019 • 28 min
Heart disease is the #1 cause of death in virtually all developed countries throughout the world, but one company looking to change the way we treat heart disease is BIOLIFE4D. BIOLIFE4D is a pioneering biotech company laser-focused on leveraging advances…
1054: The Digital Nomad Story Behind Take Some Risk
Dec 16, 2019 • 31 min
Duane Brown has been called a digital nomad by friends after living in 6 cities across three continents and visiting 40 countries around the world. Duane runs a digital marketing agency called Take Some Risk. He has helped brands including ASOS, Jack…
1053: Emailage - Fraud Prevention Using Only An Email Address
Dec 15, 2019 • 27 min
Emailage was founded in 2012 and is helping companies significantly reduce online fraud. Through key partnerships, proprietary data, and machine-learning technology, Emailage builds a multi-dimensional profile associated with a customer’s email address…
1052: The VC Firm Investing in Early Stage Technology Companies
Dec 14, 2019 • 28 min
Wildcat Venture Partners seeks the wildcatters of the 21st century (tech entrepreneurs) who prospect, refine, and monetize digital oil (data) to become the next market disruptors and category leaders. The company invests in B2B and B2B2C startups…
1051: Identity Crisis: The Future of Password Security Systems
Dec 13, 2019 • 20 min
Secret credentials are indispensable in the Internet-driven life. Text passwords/PINs are still the most used form of secret credentials. Biometrics is being promoted for authenticating the digital identity of the humans with text passwords/PIN as a…
1050: (Pocket) Money Management Re-imagined For Children
Dec 12, 2019 • 36 min
gohenry is a debit card (Mastercard) and app with unique parental controls for young people aged 6 to 18, which helps them learn good money habits and empowers them to earn, save, spend, and give safely and responsibly. It’s helping prepare kids for the…
1049: Toast - The Evolution Of Restaurant Technology and CX
Dec 11, 2019 • 29 min
Steve Fredette is President and co-founder of Toast, where he leads product and innovation initiatives. Prior to Toast, he worked on mobile app development before the iPhone came out, creating the first Flickr and apps. Steve joins me on the…
1048: The Intersection of Innovation And Intellectual Property
Dec 10, 2019 • 23 min
I try to use this podcast to unite the tech and business community to overcome real-world challenges with technology. So, when I heard that the International Trademark Association had a unique podcast focusing on innovation and intellectual property that…
1047: How d1g1t Is Closing The Gap In Analytics Technology
Dec 9, 2019 • 35 min
Learn how d1g1t is aiming to empower wealth management firms to transition into a new business model that is driven by technology and analytics, and provides a richer experience for their clients. An Internationally recognized Quant and Fintech…
1046: Meeting The Demand For AI-Enabled Products and Solutions.
Dec 8, 2019 • 27 min
Bruce Orcutt Vice President of Product Marketing, ABBYY. He shares how businesses are leveraging A.I. enabled skills to understand enterprise content and processes. Deloitte, KPMG and other companies will be there sharing their experiences using A.I. in…
1045: MarTech Interview - Gio Gallo, Co-CEO at ComplianceLine
Dec 7, 2019 • 22 min
For over 20 years ComplianceLine has been the premier provider of ethics and compliance solutions. ComplianceLine’s continuous improvement culture and pursuit of quality over short term profit affords clients the industry’s best tools in assisting the…
1044: Solve.Care: The Healthcare Blockchain Platform
Dec 6, 2019 • 63 min
Solve.Care is a global healthcare blockchain technology company. Using innovative approaches, they are working to solve the complex problems that plague healthcare around the world. The Solve.Care journey began when they realized that the current…
1043: Aligning the Supply Chain In The Age Of The Delivery Economy
Dec 5, 2019 • 20 min
As consumers, we have an insatiable desire for instant gratification. Any book, TV show, movie, or album that pops in your head can be on your device in seconds. Supply chain professionals are feeling the pressure of customer demands for faster,…
1042: Sierra Wireless And The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)
Dec 4, 2019 • 18 min
Sierra Wireless is the world’s largest maker of wireless embedded modules and gateways and has shipped more than $150million devices worldwide. Sierra Wireless has helped thousands of companies connect millions of things and machines to the internet with…
1041: The Concept-To-Launch Software Innovation Company
Dec 3, 2019 • 31 min
In the age of AI, cloud computing, big data, analytics and mobile, anything seems possible. But creating real value fast means having the courage to act on the big ideas, and it means having the ability to rapidly and reliably build high-quality software…
1040: IBM - Consumers Demand Businesses Protect Their Data
Dec 2, 2019 • 20 min
According to a recent IBM survey conducted by The Harris Poll, 83% of women feel it’s important to be able to opt-out of having their data shared with third parties, while only 69% of males say the same. I invited IBM’s CTO of Data Privacy. Cindy Compert…
1039: The Digital Impacts of Brexit
Dec 1, 2019 • 15 min
ExpressVPN recently revealed that 60% of Brits still feel unprepared for Brexit in its “Brexit: Consumer Digital Readiness Report.” The study looks at the digital impacts of Brexit — including online shopping, access to content and data protection — and…
1038: A New Digital Insurance Experience On The Smartphone
Nov 30, 2019 • 23 min
The insurance industry is a 5 trillion dollar market worldwide that is highly digitizable. With a data-driven business model, a company called Getsafe sees itself as a technology company active in the insurance industry - not the other way around. The…
1037: What You Need To Know About Proofs Of Space Time (PoST)
Nov 29, 2019 • 39 min
Spacemesh is a fairly-mined programmable cryptocurrency platform powered by a novel proof-of-space-time (PoST) consensus protocol which is provenly secure, proof-of-work free, race-free, and highly incentive-compatible. Spacemesh co-founder Aviv Eyal…
1036: Virtana - The Truth About AIOps With John Gentry
Nov 28, 2019 • 34 min
John Gentry, Chief Technology Officer and SVP Business Development at Virtana returns to the Tech Talks Daily Podcast to share his unique perspective on the latest buzz-worthy technology: AI-assisted IT operations, also known as AIOps. Much like the hype…
1035: Why Documents Are The Key To Digital Transformation
Nov 27, 2019 • 20 min
Conga automates business productivity through end-to-end Digital Document Transformation. A recent study found that the key to unlocking the potential of digital transformation is documents. In fact, documents are so imperative to a business’ success that…
1034: How Tech Is Helping B2B Manufacturers Craft Digital Experiences
Nov 26, 2019 • 22 min
Kula Partners is an agency that helps B2B manufacturers digitally engage buyers, serve customers, and outsource their competition online and Synchrostack enables organizations using WooCommerce to integrate their online store to any system in their…
1033: Hide and Seek: Malicious Websites Hidden in Plain Sight
Nov 25, 2019 • 23 min
Would you expect any of the websites you visit to inject malicious code or malware on your device? Probably not. Well, it turns out you might want to think again, as sites that appear to be “good” may not be as safe as you think. Kowsik Guruswamy, CTO at…
1032: UTRUST - Connecting E-Commerce to a New Multi-Billion Market
Nov 24, 2019 • 24 min
After seeing Sanja Kon at Magento Live in Amsterdam talking about the future of online payments, and the role of UTRUST in that future, I invited her onto my daily tech podcast. Thankfully, she said yes. At UTRUST, they believe digital currencies are the…
1031: Transforming Businesses Into Digital Innovators
Nov 23, 2019 • 26 min
A recent Adobe report found that a majority of CMOs (64%) are making customer experience (CX) and digital transformation a priority. Implementing the right digital strategy is more important than ever. I invited Virgil Wong onto my daily tech podcast to…
1030: Ari Pham Shares Her Vietnamese Startup Story With WatchSignals
Nov 22, 2019 • 33 min
Ari Pham is the founder of WatchSignals. Her tech startup is bringing transparency in the niche market of pre-owned luxury watches. WatchSignals is a meta-search and comparison platform to enhance the shopping experience of watch collectors, buyers,…
1029: Stratifyd - The AI Powered Data Analytics Platform
Nov 21, 2019 • 26 min
Stratifyd is an AI-powered data analytics platform that ingests, analyzes, and provides visualizations of complex unstructured and structured data sets. Derek Wang, Co-founder, and CEO, Stratifyd, joins me on my daily tech podcast to share the human story…
1028: Transforming The Technical Recruiting Process
Nov 20, 2019 • 22 min
Tigran Sloyan CEO of CodeSignal shares how they are helping big organizations like P&G, Robinhood, Lenovo, and Uber make smarter hiring decisions for their technical hires. Learn how the CodeSignal’s Machine Learning algorithm has analyzed terabytes of…
1027: Simplifying Microsegmentation
Nov 19, 2019 • 28 min
Edgewise makes an automatic microsegmentation solution that enables enterprises to create zero-trust environments. Zero trust and microsegmentation are hot topics in the information security landscape at the moment, with Gartner recently listed it as a…
1026: Building For Today’s Data-Rich, Multi-Channel World
Nov 18, 2019 • 22 min
Jason Davis is co-founder and CEO of Simon Data. Simon Data is a customer data platform (CDP) that provides enterprise marketers at brands including Blue Apron, Venmo, Equinox, and Peloton with live and personalized data to monitor purchasing trends and…
1025: How Billfold POS Cuts The Line At Live Events to Boost Sales
Nov 17, 2019 • 18 min
Large concert venues and sporting arenas have the problem of trying to serve 14,000 people during an interval. But is there a solution to the long lines? Stas Chijik joins me on my daily tech podcast to share how Billfold provides full deployment support…
1024: The Inspiring Tech Startup Story Behind Bleeding Bulb
Nov 16, 2019 • 31 min
Formed in 2010, Bleeding Bulb is a strategic digital development shop that fell in love with small businesses. Frank Goodman, the founder of Bleeding Bulb, joins me on Tech Talks Daily to share his inspirational startup story. Frank’s journey saw him…
1023: Ghost Work - Are We Building a New Global Underclass?
Nov 15, 2019 • 35 min
I invited Mary onto the Tech Talks Daily Podcast to talk about her book “Ghost Work: How to Stop Silicon Valley from Building a New Global Underclass,” which she co-authored with computer scientist Siddharth Suri. I learn how services delivered by…
1022: BarBend - The Startup Path to 1 Million Monthly Visitors
Nov 14, 2019 • 26 min
BarBend is the leading online source for strength sports news coverage and analysis. But did you know that the founder grew two very different online brands to more than 1 million online visitors a month each? On today’s podcast, I wanted to find out more…
1021: Enterprise Technology Management - Mobile and Cloud
Nov 13, 2019 • 19 min
Regular listeners will remember that I spoke with MOBI co-founder Josh Garrett several times on this tech podcast before Tangoe acquired them at the end of last year. Tangoe provided traditional telecom expense management while MOBI offered managed…
1020: LastPass by LogMeIn - How Safe Are Employee Passwords?
Nov 12, 2019 • 17 min
LastPass by LogMeIn recently released its 3rd annual Global Password Security Report which covers password use in the workplace. The report dives into password hygiene findings from 47,000 organizations worldwide, including the use of security measures…
1019: SolvIng Real-World Challenges With IoT For Smart Cities
Nov 11, 2019 • 24 min
Itron, is a publicly-traded smart technology company enabling utilities and cities to safely, securely, and reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in more than 100 countries. The company also recently completed its inaugural…
1018: IdRamp - What Self-Sovereign Identity Mean To Your Business
Nov 10, 2019 • 29 min
IdRamp is a decentralized identity service to simplify integration, improve security and continuously innovate your business. I invited Mike Veseyonto the podcast to learn more about his tech startup story and IdRamp. I also learn more about how IdRamp is…
1017: How Ekata Is Linking Digital Identity Back To Humanity
Nov 9, 2019 • 25 min
Ajay Andrews, VP of Product, joins me on my daily tech podcast. We discuss how businesses, such as Alipay, Stripe, Airbnb, and Microsoft, rely on Ekata’s solutions to approve more good transactions, reduce friction, and find fraud. Ekata provides global…
1016: How Tech And Crowdgifting Is Changing Gift-Giving Culture
Nov 8, 2019 • 22 min
As the holiday season approaches, do you dread receiving gifts that you don’t want or need? Seasonal socks, soap sets, and toilet joke books? I wanted to explore how tech is changing our gift-giving culture and why crowd gifting apps offer the perfect…
1015: Building a World Where Technology is Trusted
Nov 7, 2019 • 25 min
Since 2001, the Denim Group have been helping their clients create resilient software that can be deployed to withstand attacks. I wanted to learn more about how their software development background helps them bridge the gap between security and software…
1014: Malwarebytes - Talking Ransomware and Cyber Threats
Nov 6, 2019 • 20 min
Today’s guest is Akshay Bhargava, SVP at Malwarebytes, the $200M (US)/a year privately held cybersecurity company. Malwarebytes proactively has built its reputation on protecting people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware,…
1013: How Holloway Is Rewriting Publishing With Its Startup Guides
Nov 5, 2019 • 37 min
Holloway is working directly with top professionals like Brad Feld to write its professional guides that never go out of date, so that entrepreneurs, founders, and employees can learn the essentials of building a business from those who have done it. But…
1012: Owl Pro - Video Conferencing For The Hybrid Workforce
Nov 5, 2019 • 20 min
Owl Labs is a software-led hardware company dedicated to creating a better workplace experience for today’s hybrid workforce of remote and in-office employees in over 20,000 businesses. The Meeting Owl is the first intelligent all-in-one 360° video…
How Citrix and IGEL Technology Are Working Together
Nov 3, 2019 • 33 min
In this episode of the Citrix Ready Podcast series, I explore how Citrix and IGEL Technology are working together to solve real-world problems for businesses. IGEL delivers powerful unified endpoint management (UEM) software that is revolutionary in its…
1010: Cypherium - The Enterprise-Focused Blockchain Platform
Nov 1, 2019 • 19 min
Cypherium is a highly scalable and robust smart contract platform. The hybrid design features a joint Proof-of-Work (PoW) and HotStuff (Also adopted by Facebook’s Libra) consensus mechanism that can achieve thousands of transactions per second without…
1009: Answering Unsolved Challenges In Natural Language Understanding
Oct 31, 2019 • 41 min
Francisco Webber is co-founder and CEO of and inventor of the company’s proprietary Retina technology. He joins me on my tech podcast and talks about how their unique approach is inspired by the latest findings on the way the brain processes…
1008: Demystifying Early-Stage Investing For Tech Startups
Oct 30, 2019 • 22 min
Vertex U.S. is part of the global Vertex Ventures network of funds. They seek founders who want to tackle fundamental challenges. People who identify with a problem or concern. Broken tools, lines of communication, processes, or boundaries of trust. Chase…
1007: ImagineBC - Giving You Control of Your Personal Information
Oct 29, 2019 • 32 min
ImagineBC is a collaborative project built by entrepreneurs, tech enthusiasts, and dreamers. Their goal is to create an online community where you can regain control of your data and discover new ways to monetize your own personal information. We discuss…
1006: Soundwhale - Share Your Studio With Anyone
Oct 28, 2019 • 28 min
Remote collaboration on audio projects is not where it should be, especially when working with video. Asynchronous back-and-forth communication can kill creativity in the studio. Laggy, jittery feeds, over compressed streams, and unworkable delays…
1005: Keeper Security - Cybersecurity in SMB Report
Oct 27, 2019 • 22 min
Darren Guccione, CEO, and co-founder of Keeper Security talks about the 2019 Global State of Cybersecurity in report Continue the conversation with Neil Hughes, Darren Guccione, and Larry Ponemon for an informative webinar where you’ll learn about the…
1004: Joost Rigter - What The World Looks Like Without Seeing
Oct 26, 2019 • 20 min
I recently witnessed a beautiful way to end the MagentoLive event in Amsterdam. Joost Rigter helped 2,000 attendees see what the world looks like without seeing, if only for a short time, and learn to adapt to change. Until the age of 26, Joost Rigter…
1003: Wyebot - WiFi Assurance for Enterprise, Educational, & Healthcare
Oct 25, 2019 • 19 min
Wyebot is a data-analytics driven platform for WiFi ecosystems designed to help organizations, large and small, with a viable, reliable, and secure solution that can help handle their highly-trafficked networks. Its vendor-agnostic Wireless Intelligence…
1002: Contact Center Freedom and Workforce Optimization
Oct 24, 2019 • 17 min
Calabrio CEO Tom Goodmanson discussed how technologies like automation, AI, and analytics can help companies deliver a richer human interaction. With poor customer service costing businesses more than $75 billion a year, companies simply cannot afford to…
1001: Meet Shufflrr A Digital Antidote To Death by PowerPoint
Oct 23, 2019 • 18 min
Almost every aspect of our lives has been transformed by technology. But we are starting to see the inefficiencies with outdated traditional office software such as PowerPoint. How we present, crucial, and valuable information has changed very little in…
1000: Looking Back At 1,000 Podcast Interviews With Tech Leaders
Oct 22, 2019 • 17 min
Over the last four years, I have spoken with tech leaders from Microsoft, Adobe, IBM, Sony, and Lenovo. I have also learned how technology has transformed Manchester United, Real Madrid, F1 Racing, and even Fender Guitars. Then there were the surreal…
999: MagentoLive - Talking All Things Magento With Gary Specter
Oct 21, 2019 • 16 min
At MagentoLive Europe, Adobe announced the creation of a new organization within the Digital Experience business to support the unique needs of SMB and mid-market companies to connect with their customers in new and meaningful ways. What does this mean…
998: MagentoLive Europe 2019 - Jason Woosley
Oct 20, 2019 • 22 min
Jason Woosley, Vice President, Commerce Adobe joins me on my daily tech podcast at MagentoLive in Amsterdam. At MagentoLive Europe, I learn more about the announcement and that in January of next year, they will be opening the Early Access Program to…
997: How H.I. Executive Consulting Locate Transformational Leaders
Oct 20, 2019 • 23 min
By thinking beyond the analogue, anticipating change, and acquiring only the best digital talent, learn the story behind H.I. Executive Consulting (HIEC), the global executive search firm. Tim Robson, Managing Partner at HIEC, joins me on my daily tech…
996: Entertainment Intelligence, Analytics For Music Streaming
Oct 18, 2019 • 22 min
Did you know that artists only get paid if you play a song on a music streaming service such as Spotify for more than 30 seconds? These new trends are changing the way the creative process for musicians. But, a company called Entertainment Intelligence…
995: How Open Systems Offer Secure SD-WAN for the Masses
Oct 17, 2019 • 26 min
I invited Moritz Mann onto my daily tech podcast to learn more about SD-WAN (software-defined networking in a wide area network). We discuss increasing network safety for IoT using SD-WAN and how endpoints can be connected to respond to the changing…
994: The Legal Tech Startup Story Behind Persuit
Oct 16, 2019 • 20 min
Jim Delkousis spent 15 years as a high-powered lawyer in Australia and Dubai but he quit his job and moved to the US to build Persuit - a firm that lets clients offer up legal projects for law firms to bid on. Persuit is early in its journey. But they’ve…
993: Biotechnology And The Future Of Precision Probiotics
Oct 15, 2019 • 23 min
After reading about that Bill Gates believes that Probiotic pills could bring an end to malnutrition, I felt compelled to out more about how biotechnology is changing how and what we eat. My online search quickly led me to Sun Genomics, which is…
992: Making Room For People In The Modern Workplace
Oct 14, 2019 • 21 min
The average person spends more than 90,000 hours of his or her life at work, making it more important than ever that employees feel productive and happy in their environment. Companies and employees alike are realizing that today’s current iteration of…
991: HR Tech - The Story Behind HR Acuity
Oct 13, 2019 • 28 min
While conducting workplace investigations at high-profile companies like Honeywell and Citibank, Deb Muller realized there was no standardized or formal training for HR professionals working in investigations, which put organizations at risk for potential…
Why Citrix, Stratodesk and NComputing Formed an Alliance
Oct 12, 2019 • 34 min
In our featured partner series of Citrix Ready podcasts, we explore the technology integrations that Citrix has with its partners. In this series, I invite guests from Citrix and their partners to spend some time with me to share how they are solving…
989: Gary Vaynerchuk - From Vegas to Armenia, A Chat With Gary Vee
Oct 10, 2019 • 14 min
We are living in a world where our newsfeeds and social media timelines are attempting to demonize technology and deliver a vision of a dystopian future where machines rule the world. Thankfully, Gary Vaynerchuk has a much more positive outlook and…
988: Lantern Pharma - How Technology is Fighting Against Cancer
Oct 9, 2019 • 33 min
Lantern Pharma is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company that is developing new classes of precision cancer drugs with novel mechanisms of action, and also rescuing or revitalizing abandoned or failed cancer drugs using machine learning techniques,…
987: The Role Of AI-Powered Search In The Digital Workplace
Oct 8, 2019 • 27 min
Lucidworks builds AI-powered search solutions for many of the world’s largest brands. Fusion, Lucidworks’ advanced development platform, provides the enterprise-grade capabilities needed to design, develop, and deploy intelligent search applications at…
986: When Coffee Meets Tech
Oct 7, 2019 • 19 min
Commonwealth Joe Coffee Roasters is a leading tech-enabled specialty coffee company offering full-service, kegged beverage programs with Nitro Cold Brew and other craft beverages on tap. With one coffee roasting machine, three friends from college, and…
985: Improving Network and Application Performance Visibility
Oct 6, 2019 • 20 min
Accedian first appeared on my tech radar after learning how the company is used by 75% of the top 50 communication service providers, including Verizon, Comcast, Cox Communications, and others. Enterprise customers include Thomson Reuters, L’Oreal,…
984: True Identity Management
Oct 4, 2019 • 26 min
Over the last couple of years, Dawid Jacobs has noticed an increasing number of people jumping onto the Identity Management bandwagon. But without any knowledge thereof, even zero knowledge regarding fingerprints, biometrics etc. Frustrated by seeing more…
983: How Public Blockchain Findora that Aims to Redefine Finance
Oct 3, 2019 • 28 min
Benedikt Bunz is the inventor of Bulletproofs — a next-generation form of Zero Knowledge Proof technology. The Stanford cryptography expert joins me on my daily tech podcast. I learn how Benedikt is employing his invention with his new project Findora,…
982: Zapier Apps at Work: The Fastest Growing Apps in 2019
Oct 2, 2019 • 19 min
Zapier analyzed the usage of over four million users across 1,500+ apps to determine which apps are growing the fastest. The report revealed that apps from around the world are now competing for head-on with the best of Silicon Valley, as five of this…
981: PlantWave By Data Garden - The Tech That Enables Plants To Sing!
Oct 1, 2019 • 27 min
You know how it feels to go on a hike or be surrounded by nature. You come out more relaxed, refreshed, and energized. Imagine if you could recreate the feeling of being immersed in a forest through music. Thanks to PlantWave, this experience will soon be…
980: How Gembah Turn Your Idea Into a Full-Fledged Design
Sep 30, 2019 • 21 min
If you had an idea for a product that doesn’t even exist yet, how would you bring that idea to life? Have it made? Simple as that. Gembah handles design, pre-production, sourcing, and logistics for people and companies who want to build better products. I…
979: How Tech Is Improving Medical Device Safety In Infusion Pumps
Sep 29, 2019 • 22 min
George Gray, CTO of Ivenix joins me on The Tech Talks Daily Podcast to talk about the first-ever IV pump to be cleared under the FDA’s stringent guidelines. George discusses why cybersecurity and interoperability are critical to device security and how…
978: How Brands Create Original And Authentic Mobile Video Ads
Sep 26, 2019 • 19 min
Learn how businesses of all sizes can harness a network of global creators to produce video ads across all digital platforms at scale. Gerard Keeley, CEO of Vidsy, joins me on my tech podcast to talk about how they produce video ads across all digital…
977: ManagedMethods - How Machine Learning Powers the Zero Trust Security Model
Sep 25, 2019 • 15 min
Zero Trust Security - the concept of “never trust, always verify” - was a term coined by Forrester back in 2010. However, with the prevalence of data breaches today, this concept has taken on a larger role and interest among companies when it comes to…
976: Exploring Enterprise Collaboration and the Digital Workplace
Sep 24, 2019 • 29 min
Prior to joining Igloo, Mike Hicks led enterprise marketing and global demand generation for the software portfolio at BlackBerry through their shift to being a software-driven company. We talk about Mike’s road to success and also cover the following The…
975: Patsnap Academy - IP Education For The Online Community
Sep 23, 2019 • 26 min
PatSnap has brought together the world’s most comprehensive R&D dataset in one easy to use the platform to help innovation leaders analyse tech trends, assess new opportunities, conduct competitor intelligence and maximise return on IP assets. Academy by…
974: Why BitTorrent Founder Bram Cohen Wants A Greener Crypto
Sep 22, 2019 • 23 min
Bram Cohen is an American computer programmer, best known as the author of the peer-to-peer (P2P) BitTorrent protocol, as well as the first file-sharing program to use the protocol, also known as BitTorrent which grew to over 40% of Internet Traffic Bram…
973: Ohi - The Amazon Prime Now Experience For E-Commerce
Sep 20, 2019 • 24 min
Ohi is building the “Amazon Prime Now” experience for e-commerce brands, providing Amazon levels of speed and data intelligence to every other company. The platform is helping e-commerce companies position inventory into micro-warehouses within cities,…
972: Uberall Examine SMB Owners’ Relationship With Online Reviews
Sep 19, 2019 • 31 min
91% of SMBs Think Online Customer Reviews Are Critical, And a whopping 60% say they respond “all the time” or “frequently.” Uberall, Inc. recently released data on how small- and medium-sized businesses feel about online customer reviews across platforms…
971: Huawei Mate 30 Launches Without Google. Is It a Turning Point?
Sep 18, 2019 • 17 min
Huawei today unveiled its ground-breaking HUAWEI Mate 30 Series at an exclusive launch event in Munich. Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, said: “The HUAWEI Mate 30 Series unleashes the full potential of the smartphone. The era of 5G is an…
970: Meet the First Open and Intelligent Digital Experience Platform
Sep 17, 2019 • 43 min
BloomReach helps companies around the world move fast to create, measure, scale and continuously improve the customer experience. They believe that velocity comes from the ability to adapt quickly to the next touchpoints, channels, and expectations. Xun…
969: The Blue Yeti X Microphone For Streamers and Podcasters
Sep 16, 2019 • 29 min
We are living in a digital world where all generations are creating content and streaming online. Gamers are streaming on Twitch. Vloggers have made a name for themselves on YouTube, entrepreneurs stream Facebook and LinkedIn Live is bringing waking up…
968: InsureTech - Purpose-Built AI Solutions for Commercial Insurance
Sep 15, 2019 • 27 min
Chisel AI helps commercial insurance carriers and brokers double their business by automating mundane underwriting and brokering processes. A technology enthusiast at heart, Ron Glozman founded Chisel AI with a vision to leverage AI to help industries…
967: Fulphil - Tech to Empower Philly and Youth to Make An Impact
Sep 14, 2019 • 28 min
Fulphil inspires and enables university students to get involved in targeting their city’s toughest social issues. Tiffany Yau, the founder of Fulphil joins me on my daily tech podcast to share her inspirational tech story. Tiffany is passionate about…
966: Byron Reese, CEO of Gigaom Talks AI and The The Fourth Age
Sep 13, 2019 • 34 min
Byron Reese is the CEO and Publisher of Gigaom, one of the world’s leading technology research companies, and also regularly writes at Gigaom Publisher’s Corner. He brings his experience as a technologist, a passion for history, and his proven business…
965: Interview With WePay Co-Founder Rich Aberman
Sep 12, 2019 • 25 min
Rich Aberman is the co-Founder and CSO at WePay, which is a payments partner to the platform economy. I invited him onto my daily tech podcast to share his background having started WePay as a side project on his way to law school. In today’s interview,…
964: Blockchain Interview - Ada Xiao, CSO of PlatON
Sep 11, 2019 • 23 min
Ada Xiao is the Chief Strategy Officer of PlatON joins me on my daily tech podcast. We discuss how PlatON is solving the privacy and scalability problem for decentralized network with privacy-preserving computation & verifiable computation. PlatON is a…
963: Crestron - Voice Powered Meeting Rooms And Circadian Lighting
Sep 10, 2019 • 30 min
What do Mark Zuckerberg’s home, the University of Notre Dame, the biggest casino in Reno, and Shopify’s offices all have in common? They’re are all powered by Crestron technology. Who is this $1.5B silent leader that’s transforming how we live, work,…
962: IFA - Why Jabra Elite True Wireless Earbuds Rival Apple AirPods
Sep 9, 2019 • 20 min
It has been a few years since true wireless earbuds arrived on the scene. They often come with onboard storage, activity tracking, heart rate monitoring, and much more. Apple’s AirPod’s and Huawei’s FreeBuds 3 all keep the same “toothbrush” form-factor…
961: IFA 2019 - Lithuanian Startup Millo Appliance
Sep 8, 2019 • 16 min
At IFA2019 I discovered Millo Appliances. The food-tech company is on a mission to inspire the global community to adopt a healthier and more sustainable diet by developing innovative solutions for simple, enjoyable food preparation. Founded in 2016, the…
960: Funding and Supporting Cybersecurity Entrepreneurs
Sep 7, 2019 • 23 min
YL Ventures funds and supports brilliant Israeli tech entrepreneurs from seed to lead. With headquarters in Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv, YL Ventures manages $260 million and specializes in cybersecurity. The firm’s track record includes successful,…
959: AVA Labs - Build. Ship. Disrupt finance. Repeat
Sep 6, 2019 • 20 min
With an increasing number of enterprises looking to blockchain for business applications, the very nature of decentralization is being called into question. Kevin Sekniqi, Co-Founder & Chief Protocol Architect at AVA Labs joins me on the Tech Talks Daily…
958: Aries Wang, Co-Founder of Bibox Interview
Sep 5, 2019 • 22 min
On today’s tech podcast, Aries Wang, Co-Founder of Bibox sits down with me to talk about the digital asset exchange based on AI technology. The top ten cryptocurrency exchange platform, Bibox, has officially launched in Europe with fiat-to-crypto currency…
957: How ReliaQuest’s GreyMatter Unifies Disparate Technologies
Sep 4, 2019 • 24 min
Companies are spending billions in cybersecurity annually, and security teams are struggling. 32% of IT pros ignore alerts, unable to keep up with the resulting noise. ReliaQuest recently announced GreyMatter, a first-of-its-kind platform that connects…
956: BingeWith: How to Add Audio to Your Blogs and Articles
Sep 3, 2019 • 29 min
BingeWith provides an audio player “play button” for any webpage - so users with dyslexia or those who prefer to digest content via voice can easily read content on a webpage, PDF, eBook or online article. Using technology - the player can locate which…
955: Terminal - Building Skilled Remote Teams For Tech Companies
Sep 2, 2019 • 27 min
Terminal is a company that is putting a unique twist on the remote work experience. They’re building offices of remote teams in places they’ve identified as emerging innovation hubs with skilled talent so that startups can access engineers all over the…
954: Development To Market with “devToM” Augmented Intelligence
Sep 1, 2019 • 25 min
devToM is a cloud-based, AI-powered SaaS-solution for product development designed for maker’s, product owner, product managers and entrepreneurs in a DIY package. While many companies employ entire departments devoted to product development, Venkat and…
953: ZenGo The World’s First Keyless Crypto Wallet
Aug 31, 2019 • 40 min
The team at ZenGo believe that one day, all physical and digital assets will be represented on a blockchain. After failing to find a suitable solution, they decided to make the crypto economy more accessible to everyone and build one themselves. The…
952: The Significance of Mobile Based Offerings in Real Estate
Aug 30, 2019 • 20 min
According to Jeff Berman, general partner at Camber Creek, mobile applications are changing how real estate is managed, accessed, experienced, bought, and sold, giving individuals more control and visibility into their homes and offices. The shift towards…
951: Polymath - Head of Tokenization Graeme Moore Interview
Aug 29, 2019 • 37 min
Graeme Moore is the author of B is for Bitcoin which was the first-ever ABC book about Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. The book enabled readers to learn their ABCs while also learning about open, global, transnational, borderless, censorship-resistant,…
950: Onewheel - Ridable Technology and The Micro Mobility Industry
Aug 28, 2019 • 27 min
E-scooters and dockless bicycles are appearing in cities’ bike lanes in great numbers. Whatever your opinion, there is an incredible demand for single-occupant vehicles for people looking for an environmentally friendly commute. How can micro-mobility…
949: The Tech Blog Writer Podcast Evolves Into Tech Talks Daily
Aug 27, 2019 • 7 min
After nearly 1000 interviews, with some fantastic guests including household names such as Gary Vaynerchuk, William Shatner, Wendy Williams, as well as tech giants like Microsoft, Sony, Adobe, Lenovo, and IBM, and even sports teams, Real Madrid and…
948: Sarah Elkins On Using Technology to Bring Us Closer Together
Aug 27, 2019 • 29 min
Sarah Elkins shares how she has leveraged technology to launch her own conference, podcast, and book. But, all with the same goal in mind, using technology to bring us all closer together. I learn more about uniting her online connections with the No…
How Citrix and NVIDIA Are Building A New Future of Work
Aug 25, 2019 • 35 min
I have joined forces with Citrix Ready to interview Citrix partners and learn how together they are building the future of work. On this episode, we bust a few myths and explore the blossoming relationship between NVIDIA and Citrix. We discuss how NVIDIA…
946: Jyve - The First Skills-as-a-Service Platform
Aug 24, 2019 • 18 min
Anu Gupta has spent more than 20 years cutting her teeth in the worlds of retail, technology and private equity organizations. Currently, Anu serves as COO of Jyve, the leading platform for in-store flexible and skilled labor. Jyve is a technology company…
945: Meet Silo, The Browser For A Zero Trust Web By Authentic8
Aug 23, 2019 • 39 min
Authentic8 founder Scott Petry, a 20+ year Silicon Valley veteran and joins me on my tech podcast to highlight the dangers the humble web browser. I learn why the web browser is an aberration in the IT software stack and explore the real cost of this…
944: The Web Data Integration Bringing The World’s Data to Your Business
Aug 22, 2019 • 27 min
I wanted to learn more about how’s Web Data Integration solutions are bringing the world’s data to business applications, analytics platforms, data warehouses, and AI systems. I also wanted to explore how this can drive insights and a…
943: Looker - Big Data Analytics And Joining The Google Cloud Family
Aug 21, 2019 • 24 min
Businesses today are finding it increasingly valuable to share data beyond their own enterprise data warehouse — both inside and outside their organizations. Daniel Mintz, Chief Data Evangelist at Looker, joins me to talk about how data sharing is…
942: How LYFETYMES Is Disrupting Party Planning With Technology
Aug 20, 2019 • 31 min
I thought I had covered every area in life that has been transformed by technology. I recemtly came across Katie Cunningham and how she is disrupting party planning with technology. LYFETYMES, is an all-in-one celebration platform on a mission to…
941: How Flippa is Enabling Small Online Business Owners to Exit
Aug 19, 2019 • 25 min
Founded in 2009, Flippa exists to support the small business ecosystem so that any business owner or buyer can sell or acquire a business. Flippa is the leading platform and network connecting online business owners with buyers all over the world. I learn…
940: Meet Zilliqa (ZIL) The First Public Sharding Blockchain
Aug 18, 2019 • 23 min
On this daily tech podcast, I understand that we will have people listening both in and outside of blockchain space. As we focus less on price volatility and more on increasing education and mainstream adoption of blockchain, I invited Amrit Kumar,…
939: Cyber Security - The Philosophy Behind a Zero Trust Model
Aug 17, 2019 • 30 min
Traditional security technology such as firewalls, intrusion prevention, and VPNs are based on the assumption that there is already a secure perimeter established. Zero Trust claims the opposite. David Canellos, Ericom Software’s President and CEO, joins…
938: The Tech Uniting Communities and Expanding Local Businesses
Aug 15, 2019 • 51 min
I recently learned that Qbix currently the framework for an app in support of presidential candidate Andrew Yang. Qbix builds apps for all kinds of communities, helping them accomplish things together while retaining control over their own data. it…
937: MarTech - The Rise of Marketing AutomationTools
Aug 14, 2019 • 16 min
Robin Alex is an expert in marketing, IT software tools and is the founder of Innovate Fast. He also has over 20 years of experience in the technology and marketing industry. I invited him onto my podcast to discuss how automation is changing, what…
936: Talking Geospatial Databases and Fiber Maps With GeoTel
Aug 13, 2019 • 12 min
GeoTel is the leading provider of telecommunications infrastructure data in geographic information system (GIS). Executive Vice President, Eric Cabading joins me on my daily tech podcast. I learn more about location-based intelligence & geomatics and the…
935: Cloudreach - How The Cloud Is Reshaping Company Cultures
Aug 12, 2019 • 34 min
Dave Chapman, Cloud Strategist at Cloudreach joins me on my daily tech podcast. Cloudreach, a software-enabled managed services provider with clients like Volkswagen, the Economist, and Omnicom. On today’s show, we discuss how the big 3 cloud providers…
934: Interview: Phil Dunkelberger, Nok Nok Labs
Aug 11, 2019 • 34 min
Nok Nok Labs was founded to transform online authentication for modern computing. Phil Dunkelberger, CEO of Nok Nok Labs, and former CEO at encryption pioneer PGP Corp joins me on my daily tech podcast. Nok Nok Labs is also the co-founder of the FIDO…
933: Solo Show - Your Host Is Flying Home
Aug 10, 2019 • 12 min
What happened when your tech podcast host, put down the tech for a week and went off the grid? What travel apps did he use before he went away? Learn this and the answers to a few questions from the listeners.
932: Introducing Insolar - Blockchain For Business
Aug 8, 2019 • 22 min
Insolar is building an open-source enterprise-grade blockchain platform to enable seamless interactions between companies and unlock new growth opportunities powered by distributed trust. It creates cost efficiencies and new revenue streams and powers…
931: Blis - Mobile Location and Behavioral Advertising Solutions
Aug 7, 2019 • 25 min
Blis is the global pioneer in location data. Their proprietary technology and platform is helping agencies and brands use location data to better understand consumer behavior, allowing for effective targeted advertising to drive business outcomes. Clients…
930: Using Blockchain to Solve Real-World Business Problems
Aug 6, 2019 • 35 min
The Factom® Protocol is a blockchain utilized by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and other leading enterprises. The technology provides high throughput and easy integration into legacy systems, without the…
929: Corentin Denoeud, CEO and Co-founder of Blockchain Studio
Aug 5, 2019 • 27 min
Corentin Denoeud, CEO, Blockchain Studio is on a mission to increase and facilitate blockchain usage while accelerating and securing the implementation of decentralized applications for businesses. But I wanted to find out more about his journey and what…
928: How Talespin is Bringing VR, AR and MR to the Future of Work
Aug 4, 2019 • 31 min
Kyle Jackson, Chief Executive Officer at Talespin joins me on my daily tech podcast to talk about the role that virtual, augmented, and mixed reality will play in the future of work. We also talk about how he is busy disrupting the future of work through…
927: XStream Trucking - The Technology Behind TruckWings
Aug 1, 2019 • 20 min
XStream Trucking, a design and engineering company focused on connected hardware for the commercial vehicle industry that recently announced a Series A Funding. CEO Daniel Burrows joins me on my podcast to talk about how technology is transforming the…
926: Looking Back At One Year of GDPR - Successes & Challenges
Jul 31, 2019 • 34 min
As we pass the first anniversary of GDPR, it presents an opportunity for business leaders to evaluate their privacy and consent strategy to ensure it treats consumer-controlled data sharing across cloud, mobile, and IoT sources as a business imperative…
925: Helping Tech Startups Emerge From Stealth Mode
Jul 30, 2019 • 31 min
Alicia Williams, Co-Founder & CEO of Aliste Marketing has a passion for helping startups emerging from stealth mode. Alicia founded her agency more than 10 years ago as a post-grad entrepreneur amidst the 2008 recession, who had no desire to work in a…
924 - Meet Ursa - The Artist-Centered Music Streaming Service
Jul 29, 2019 • 33 min
Today’s streaming services offer access to every song ever recorded at the click of a button, which has changed the way we listen, but in choosing to focus almost entirely on playlists and recommendations, music has become more about discovery algorithms…
923: Dataiku - Your Path to Enterprise AI
Jul 28, 2019 • 18 min
Florian Douetteu, co-founder and CEO of Dataiku joins me on my tech podcast to share his bold perspective that humans are the not-so-secret essential ingredient to designing, implementing and transforming AI. Florian is an evangelist for data transparency…
922: TraceLink - Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) Pilot Program
Jul 26, 2019 • 26 min
I take a deep dive around what’s coming up in the pharmaceutical supply chain. I learn how TraceLink is digitizing the supply chain and how it is helping the pharma supply chain industry comply with new regulations. For example, the EU Falsified Medicines…
921: Kainos - Helping Birmingham Become A Global Digital Leader
Jul 25, 2019 • 13 min
When I learned that Kainos’s latest expansion will be coming to Birmingham’s iconic Alpha Tower and that they are aligning with West Midlands Mayor Andy Street’s economic strategy, I felt compelled to find out more about their plans and the ambitious…
920: The Rise of Solopreneurs In The Gig Economy Era
Jul 24, 2019 • 34 min
Oz Alon, Co-Founder, and CEO at HoneyBook joins me on my tech podcast to share the latest trends surrounding the rise of solopreneurs in the gig economy era. Leading a team of innovators, big thinkers, and creative problem-solvers, I also learn more about…
919: CloudShare Virtual IT Labs Solutions
Jul 23, 2019 • 18 min
CloudShare enables on-premise apps and solutions to use the cloud unchanged. On today’s tech podcast, I speak with CloudShare’s VP of product, Michal Frenkel. Her mission is to translate CloudShare’s vision into reality. Michal brings to CloudShare many…
918: Lotame - Unstacked Data Solutions
Jul 22, 2019 • 21 min
Lotame is the leading unstacked data solutions company that helps publishers, marketers, and agencies find new customers, increase engagement, and grow revenue. Christopher Hogg, EMEA Managing Director at Lotame joins me on my daily tech podcast. We…
917: The Story Behind The World’s Largest Urban Innovation Hub
Jul 21, 2019 • 34 min
MaRS is a global innovation hub in Toronto. MaRS supports ventures in the health, energy & environment, finance & commerce, and work & learning sectors. When MaRS opened in 2005 this concept of urban innovation was an untested theory. Today, it’s…
916: RR Donnelley From Phonebook Printer to MarTech Leader
Jul 19, 2019 • 17 min
Many will know RR Donnelley (RRD) as the company that prints the phonebooks. However, RRD understood that the world is quickly evolving, which is why they evolved their business from phonebook-printer to a full-blown marketing solutions company that helps…
915: The Story Behind Nasuni & How to Get Your Cloud Ready For AI
Jul 18, 2019 • 46 min
When the New York Times launched its first web presence, new CTO Andres Rodriguez faced a major challenge – how to scale web services from 10,000 internal users to millions of subscribers. A new file services approach uniting the performance and access of…
914: How Tech Is Uniting Communities & Saving Lives in Mozambique
Jul 17, 2019 • 20 min
At the end of every episode of this podcast, I say that technology works best when it brings people together. But Dayn Amade is using technology to unite communities in Mozambique to save lives. I felt compelled to learn more about his inspirational…
Citrix Ready / ControlUp: User Experience & The Future Of Work
Jul 16, 2019 • 25 min
Our world has been transformed by technology. There are now more devices and applications in the enterprise. The future of work is changing. What does this mean for you and your business? I have joined forces with Citrix Ready to interview Citrix partners…
912: SliceLabs - On-Demand Insurance For The On-Demand World
Jul 15, 2019 • 23 min
I spoke to Slice Labs’ CTO, Stu Basermanon episode #855 of this podcast back in May. But I recently learned that Slice has hired a new Head of Cyber, Jocelyn Getson. I thought this was a great opportunity to learn more about what the company has been…
911: LastPass by LogMeIn - Research on SMBs Managing Identity
Jul 14, 2019 • 18 min
Dan DeMichele VP Product Management, Identity Access Management, LogMeIn joins me on my tech podcast. We discuss how they are addressing the growing cyber threats to the SMB market – especially in today’s changing workplace with BYOD and remote work. We…
910: Analyzing Billions of Digital Touch & Mouse Movements
Jul 12, 2019 • 16 min
Contentsquare is a digital experience insights platform that helps businesses understand how and why users are interacting with their app, mobile, and web sites The company computes billions of touch and mouse movements and transforms this knowledge into…
909: Meet Origin - 3D Printing For Mass Production
Jul 11, 2019 • 62 min
On today’s podcast, we have a fantastic tech story. The founders of Origin are Chris Prucha (ex-Apple) and Joel Ong (ex-Google). They had the vision to change manufacturing as we know it by making 3D printing (or additive manufacturing as it’s known in…
908: When Microseconds Can Mean Everything To Your Business
Jul 10, 2019 • 21 min
Hazelcast CEO, Kelly Herrell has an inspirational story. He put himself through graduate school by working on a commercial fishing boat for 18 hours a day, 7 days a week for 110 straight days in the unforgiving North Pacific each year. Here in 2019, he…
907: Adobe and Microsoft - The Digital Experience Makers
Jul 9, 2019 • 28 min
I wanted to learn more about how Microsoft and Adobe share a common vision of the workplace of the future. Lisa Croft, Group Product Marketing Manager at Adobe joins me on my daily tech podcast to reveal more about the blossoming partnership between Adobe…
906: Aerohive New Technological Advances Powered By AI and ML
Jul 8, 2019 • 47 min
Aerohive uses Cloud Management, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence to radically simplify and secure the Access Network. Its innovations and global cloud footprint radically simplify Access Network operation for 30,000+ customers and 10+ million…
905: xxAngels - Seeding The Next Generation of Women-Led Startups
Jul 7, 2019 • 22 min
Elizabeth Lawler is an accomplished serial entrepreneur and C-level operator with more than two decades of success in designing, developing and leading startup organizations, with two notable exits in her rearview. Today, as Co-Founder of xxAngels,…
904: Solo Show - 4 Years Old, Podcast Sponsorship and Revamp
Jul 4, 2019 • 11 min
Neil celebrates 4 years of podcasting. Revamp and Podcast Sponsor on the horizon
903: The Crowdfunding Platform That Tokenizes Real-World Assets
Jul 3, 2019 • 13 min
Smartlands is a global security token issuance platform designed for the 21st-century crowdfunding. Smartlands aims to bring together token issuers and investors by creating blockchain-based securities backed by digital ownership of shares in multiple…
902: Startup Story - Brian Bertacini, Founder of AppSec Consulting
Jul 2, 2019 • 20 min
Since 2005, Brian Bertacini has built and grown his company around a remote work model that gives his employees work-life balance and the ability to work from anywhere. AppSec specializes in security testing, strategic consulting, and helps its clients…
901: How Artificial Intelligence Is Helping CPG Brands vs. Amazon
Jul 1, 2019 • 22 min
CPG brands account for almost half of Amazon’s private label sales. Pre-Amazon, legacy CPGs would’ve been the beneficiary of that demand. With Amazon’s private-label business expected to grow to $25 billion by 2022, what can CPGs do to fight back? Fractal…
900: How To Go From Idea To A Successful Tech Startup Business
Jun 30, 2019 • 21 min
Do you have an idea? A solution to a problem? But you don’t know how to grow your good idea into a great startup? We Are Nova take cofound, invest, mentor, and build tech businesses from idea stage to market. I invited Andrew Dean onto my podcast to learn…
899: How Work Wallet Is Transforming Health & Safety
Jun 27, 2019 • 29 min
In a world of audits, compliance and health and safety. How do you unite office staff, remote workers and contractors together and ensure the entire workforce supply chain is safety compliant? The days of giving someone a video and form to sign on their…
898 - How The Token Economy is Reshaping The Next Retail Experience
Jun 26, 2019 • 25 min
HotNow is on a mission to make digital marketing accessible for all retail businesses while optimizing the value of money for consumers. The Hot Token is enabling the first gamified online-to-offline economy for emerging Asia. HotNow is creating a…
897: Growing Two Unique Brands To Over 1 Million Visitors A Month
Jun 25, 2019 • 23 min
What is the secret of creating two websites that generate over a million views a month each? This is just one of many questions I want to ask the hugely successful Kenny Kline. Kenny is a serial entrepreneur in digital technology and fashion. He is the…
896: Mikme - Bringing Studio-Grade Audio Recording to Smartphones
Jun 24, 2019 • 28 min
Have you ever noticed that the camera on your smartphone gets better every year, but the microphone and audio are still poor? Mikme, is a portable studio quality mic and audio recorder for artists, podcasters, vloggers and creators. These are just a few…
895: The Social Scientist Creating A Culture of Innovation
Jun 23, 2019 • 31 min
Tracy Stanley is a social scientist with expertise across creativity, intrapreneurship, employee engagement, and organizational change. Her focus is on helping organizations build great places to work where creativity and innovation flourish and workers…
894: How AI is Changing The Content Generation Process
Jun 22, 2019 • 19 min
Contentstack the pioneer in API-first, headless CMS technology – accelerates and simplifies content management across today’s and tomorrow’s digital channels, including web, mobile, and IoT. From desktops to smartphones, from kiosks to smartwatches, from…
893: Exploring Data Architecture Freedom With Starburst Data
Jun 21, 2019 • 19 min
According to Justin Borgman, CEO of Starburst Data, the largest contributor to the Presto open source project outside of Facebook, there are three key items to keep in mind when creating a data architecture that can stand the test of time: By adhering to…
892: Hootsuite Unveils New Chatbot Building Platforms
Jun 20, 2019 • 27 min
Hootsuite, the global leader in social media management, trusted by more than 18 million customers and employees at more than 80% of the Fortune 1000, recently announced the launch of a Google My Business app integration in the Hootsuite platform and its…
891: A Universal Trust Badge For The Gig and Sharing Economies
Jun 19, 2019 • 24 min
Proud and loving dog owner, Jenny had a shocking experience when the pet sitter she hired off Craigslist stole money and faked her own death. Jenny Thompson joins me on my daily tech podcast to share her startup story behind SafetyPIN Technologies. I…
890: Meet PEX - The Advanced Video & Music Analytics Platform
Jun 18, 2019 • 18 min
Pex delivers independent video and music analytics & rights management services to enable creators, rights holders, and marketers to find, measure, and leverage the value of content across the Web. The Pex attribution engine allows online video and music…
889: NEM Blockchain Ecosystem - NEM Ventures
Jun 17, 2019 • 26 min
NEM Ventures is the venture capital and investments arm of the NEM blockchain ecosystem, which serves to manage the NEM Community Fund. Much like Cardano’s Emurgo, It works like a VC, that will back projects based on their commercial viability, quality…
888: Wonolo - Why Baby Boomers Are Embracing the Gig Economy
Jun 16, 2019 • 17 min
Fast. Flexible. Staffing Reinvented. Wonolo, which stands for “Work Now Locally,” is an on-demand staffing platform that is changing the way businesses find talent for their immediate labor needs. I like to bust a few myths, and today we explore how…
887: How Cimpress Is Building Mass Customization Businesses
Jun 14, 2019 • 26 min
Cimpress pride themselves on empowering people to make an impression through individually meaningful, personalized physical products. Eugene Hsu, VP of Platform Strategy at Cimpress joins me on my daily tech podcast to explain how autonomous technology…
886: Subscription Management Software & Recurring Revenue
Jun 13, 2019 • 24 min
Chargebee is a subscription and recurring billing management solutions company that helps businesses manage their billing, payments, subscriptions & invoicing services efficiently. Chargebee also recently raised $18 Million in Series-C led by Insight…
885: Challenging the Desktop & Rethinking How You Get The Job Done
Jun 12, 2019 • 19 min
The application landscape is changing rapidly. With all the applications moving to the browser, the traditional desktop approach is no longer viable for most businesses. As a result, they built Workspace 365. The platform enables users to deliver a…
884: AI-powered Krisp Mutes All Background Noise During Calls
Jun 11, 2019 • 25 min
The new AI-powered Krisp removes background noises and adapts to each person’s voice resulting in unparalleled call quality. Krisp mutes noises in both directions of the call, plus it seamlessly integrates with all conferencing apps including Skype,…
883: How Webroot and a Supercomputer Can Keep Us Secure
Jun 10, 2019 • 16 min
Webroot is leveraging the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) to more efficiently scale and update its threat intelligence platform. Webroot’s CTO Hal Lonas joins me on my daily tech podcast to discuss the partnership, including how SDSC’s computational…
882: YourParkingSpace - Airbnb for Parking Spaces
Jun 9, 2019 • 24 min
YourParkingSpace is aiming to be the online business that springs to mind next time you want to park your car, whether it’s a for a few hours near the shops or for a few months near to your office. The platform is also giving homeowners an opportunity to…
881: Startup Story: Greg Shepard, $985M eBay Acquisitions & Beyond
Jun 8, 2019 • 36 min
Greg Shepard is a seasoned veteran in building and running sustainable growth businesses. His former company, AffiliateTraction, was acquired by eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions in January 2016 as a part of a cross-brand deal totaling $985M. Most…
880: Meet QEDIT, The Zero Knowledge Proof Diligence Tool
Jun 7, 2019 • 18 min
Today’s guest is Jonathan Rouach, CEO and Co-Founder of QEDIT, the enterprise solution for preserving data privacy on the blockchain. The company also recently received the European Commission Seal of Excellence. Jonathan talks about zero-knowledge proofs…
879: Google Docs Creator Finds New Startup Success With Scalyr
Jun 6, 2019 • 32 min
Steve Newman is the Founder and Chairman of Scalyr. Steve learned to program at the age of eight and is a lifelong engineer and entrepreneur. Scalyr is the sixth company he has founded. His most recent company prior to Scalyr, Writely, was acquired by…
878: The Decentralized Search Engine, Powered By The Community
Jun 5, 2019 • 44 min
In a world where one company controls 77% of all searches, influencing trillions of dollars in spending, shaping perceptions and effectively acting as the primary gatekeeper to the Internet, a new, open and community-driven search engine could be…
877: The Loopring Protocol & The Future Of Decentralized Exchanges
Jun 4, 2019 • 43 min
Crypto Podcast Episode: The Loopring Foundation is a blockchain research organization focused on decentralized trading protocols. The protocol is designed to solve the three main problems of centralized exchanges: security, transparency, and liquidity.…
876: Acquia - Closing the CX Gap: Customer Experience Trends
Jun 3, 2019 • 17 min
We’re just over a year into GDPR and its clear marketers are still floundering. Consumers want personalized experiences but don’t want to give up their data to get it – so what are marketers to do? Digital experience company Acquia got to the root of the…
875: The Startup on a Mission to Make Work More Inclusive
Jun 2, 2019 • 27 min
Ex-Facebooker and startup founder, Rousseau Kazi created a company called Threads which is on a mission to help businesses keep their entire staff informed through inclusivity and transparency. Threads launched out of stealth in February and is designed…
874: Signal AI - A.I. Powered Media Intelligence
Jun 1, 2019 • 22 min
Startup Story: In 2013, like many a tech giant (Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft) Signal started life with 3 people in a garage. Signal AI is a media monitoring, reputation management, regulatory compliance and market intelligence platform powered by…
873: The Tech Helping Grads Manage and Pay Off Student Loans
May 31, 2019 • 16 min
Startup Story: When Your Wife Has $300k in Student Loans, You Build a Solution Michael Bloch. Once an early employee at DoorDash managing $100M in business at age 24, he founded Pillar after his wife was about to graduate law school with $300k in student…
872: Gary Vaynerchuk
May 30, 2019 • 31 min
I sit down with Gary Vaynerchuk and talk about the latest technology trends on my daily tech podcast. Gary shares his thoughts and excitement around emerging technologies such as 5G, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, and blockchain. We discuss…
871: How DHL Is Helping eCommerce Retailers & Marketplace Sellers
May 29, 2019 • 21 min
Many people would not automatically associate DHL with technology. But the company is playing a huge role in the success of e-commerce companies and startups. Lee Spratt, Chief Executive Officer of DHL eCommerce Solutions joins me on my podcast. In a…
870: Autonomic & the Transportation Mobility Cloud (TMC)
May 28, 2019 • 18 min
Autonomic is building the first open cloud-based platform that connects and empowers tomorrow’s mobility systems. The Transportation Mobility Cloud will connect the diverse components of urban mobility systems — connected vehicles, mass transit,…
869: Travala - Why Blockchain is Going Places in the Travel Industry
May 27, 2019 • 21 min is a leading blockchain-based travel booking platform with 567,928 properties in 210 countries and territories and a champion of cryptocurrency adoption. Learn how you can book your next stay with crypto. Matthew Luczynski, Co-Founder & CEO at…
868: Concordium - The World’s First ID/KYC-Ready Blockchain
May 26, 2019 • 30 min
Concordium is an open source blockchain that integrates ID-verification and is designed to allow anyone access to run applications in a secure, distributed blockchain network. Concordium aims to help users reduce internal infrastructure requirements,…
867: The Neurophysiologist and a New Form of Biometrics
May 23, 2019 • 29 min
Biometry operates in three different modalities. They can be a human feature like your fingerprint, iris, or the shape of the veins on the back of your hands, facial recognition and many other physical features. They can be behavioral like the way we walk…
866: Avanan - 25% of Phishing Emails Bypass Office 365 Security
May 22, 2019 • 21 min
Avanan is an enterprise cloud-native security that recently released its Global Phish Report. The report analyzed 55.5 million emails sent to organizations using Microsoft Office 365 and Google G Suite. The study reveals that 25% of phishing emails bypass…
865: Arpan Sheth Shares His Inspiring Tech Career Story
May 21, 2019 • 30 min
Arpan Sheth is a detail-oriented software development manager with experience building systems supporting millions of users. At Twitter, he leads engineering teams that build user-facing ad products that help Twitter generate hundreds of million dollars…
864: Internet of Healthcare: A Future Beyond Digital Transformation
May 20, 2019 • 25 min
Did you know that one-third of every dollar spent in healthcare today is used for high-volume and repetitive data-driven administrative processes? but new technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) may also prove to be the…
863: How Coda Is Making Docs as Powerful As Apps
May 19, 2019 • 27 min
Coda started when they asked themselves: In a world full of applications, why do documents and spreadsheets still run everything? Why haven’t they changed in over 40 years? And what would we build if we started from scratch? Meet Coda a new doc that…
862: How roOomy Is Virtually Changing The Real Estate Industry
May 18, 2019 • 20 min
I learn how roOomy is shaking up the way industries create and feature their best assets, with solutions that tailor to both their customer’s design, quality and cost needs. Pieter Aarts, co-founder, and CEO of roOomy joins me to share the story behind…
861: Axonius - The Most Innovative Startup 2019 Winner By RSAC
May 18, 2019 • 33 min
The team at Axonius often jokingly refer to themselves as the most “boring startup” around, but their industry peers don’t see it that way. I wanted to learn more about the Axonius story and what inspired them to solve a nagging problem experienced by…
860: Heidi Jannenga Shares The Tech Startup Story Behind WebPT
May 16, 2019 • 37 min
Dr. Heidi Jannenga is the co-founder and president of WebPT, a leading rehab therapy EMR platform for enhancing patient care and fueling business growth. She regularly speaks at technology, entrepreneurship and leadership events, and national PT industry…
859: Magento Imagine 2019 - Gary Specter
May 15, 2019 • 19 min
Imagine started eight years ago with a grand vision: to connect the global eCommerce community. Today, it brings together 3,000+ eCommerce experts, including merchants, agencies, and technology providers from over 50 countries. Gary Specter joins me on my…
858: Shoebacca - An eCommerce and Tech Success Story
May 14, 2019 • 17 min
Here at Imagine 2019 event, I want to explore the role of IT in eCommerce and how a company can shift away from internal IT hassles to a customer focus. SHOEBACCA.COM decided to create an eCommerce system that could scale their growth, integrate their…
857: The State of D2C Marketing in 2019 - E-commerce Benchmarks
May 13, 2019 • 35 min
Here at the Magento Imagine 2019 conference, Raj Nijjer, VP of marketing at Yotpo revealed insights from a new report, “The State of D2C Marketing 2019.” The report takes a candid look at the changing marketing & advertising landscape. I invited Raj…
856: Toluna - Insights on Demand For The On-Demand Economy.
May 12, 2019 • 18 min
Toluna provides consumer insights designed to empower success in today’s on-demand, global economy. Powered by the fusion of technology, expertise, and the largest global community of influencers at the ready, Toluna delivers rich, reliable, real-time…
855: Slice Mind - AI, Machine Learning and Behavioral Psychology
May 11, 2019 • 16 min
Slice Labs Inc., the insurance engine leading tomorrow’s cloud-based, on-demand digital services ecosystems, recently announced Slice Mind, a new business unit of Slice, powered by an insight engine to help companies with personalization, experimentation,…
854: Cloudian - The Rise of AI, Machine Learning and IoT
May 10, 2019 • 35 min
Mike Tso, CEO and co-founder of Cloudian joins me on my daily tech podcast. We discuss the changing data landscape. How the rise of AI, machine learning and IoT is causing data to pile up to the point where it’s no longer manageable and how Cloudian is…
853: The Digital Document Transformation Suite With An AI Engine
May 9, 2019 • 23 min
More than 900,000 users in 85 countries across multiple industries rely on Conga applications to drive digital document transformation,. Jason Gabbard, Head of AI Strategy at Conga joins me on my daily tech podcast. We discuss Conga’s digital document…
852: LiveIntent - The Fight Against Facebook Starts With Email
May 8, 2019 • 23 min
Facebook gets revenue from user engagement, and the publisher doesn’t own or control distribution. In response to realizing they’ve been taken advantage of by the walled gardens, we’re witnessing the renaissance of email for publishers. Kerel Cooper, SVP…
851: SHOWFIELDS - The Brick-and-Mortar Space For Online Brands
May 7, 2019 • 29 min
We have all read about the retail apocalypse. But what if the future of retail was not e-commerce or bricks and mortar. What if it was something else? SHOWFIELDS is a four-story, 14,707 sq ft space at 11 Bond Street in NYC and home to a rotating selection…
850: Gigster CEO Christopher Keene CEO
May 6, 2019 • 15 min
After hearing how Gigster has grown more than 30% and is rapidly approaching the $50 million annual revenue, I was excited for an opportunity to learn more about their story. Christopher Keene CEO at Gigster joins me on my daily tech podcast. Chris shares…
849: DotMusic Wins Rights to .MUSIC Domain Name Extension
May 5, 2019 • 46 min
Have you ever looked up Drake, tried to go to, and realized that it has nothing to do with the artist? You’ll have to go to to find his information, as even the world’s most prominent artists don’t always own their “.com” site.…
848: Node40 - How to Report Cryptocurrency on Taxes
May 4, 2019 • 33 min
As the crypto community dares to debate if the crypto winter is finally thawing, some will begin dreaming of Lambos again. But have you ever wondered about your responsibilities to pay taxes on your gains? Anyone that has ever googled “How to Report…
847: Is Templafy The Solution to Document Anarchy?
May 3, 2019 • 19 min
Templafy Strategic Account Manager, Jean-Marc Chanoine joins me on my daily tech podcast to reveal all to discuss how both people and technology are the core of Templafy and the real drivers of their success. Jean-Marc also shares his personal and…
846: How Publishers Can Take Advantage of Their Data
May 2, 2019 • 16 min
In the last week, we’ve seen layoffs from major publishers like BuzzFeed, Refinery29 and Verizon. Monetization in the era of the duopoly is harder than ever. What can publishers do to compete? Their first-party audience data might be the key to unlocking…
845: Flo by Moen - The Tech Protecting Your Home From Water Damage
May 1, 2019 • 23 min
Are you filling your smart home with CCTV cameras and burglar alarms? Did you know that the biggest threat to your home and your belongings is a water leak, not a burglar or intruder? Flo is a first of its kind and proprietary water monitoring and control…
844: Yext - Managing Brand Experiences Across the Digital Universe
Apr 30, 2019 • 17 min
One of the tech trends I am repeatably reading about is how businesses should leverage technology to power digital experiences. But the questions many business leaders are asking is how should they do it? And what does it look like compared with how they…
843: Is The DRONAMICS Cargo Drone The Future of Air Cargo?
Apr 29, 2019 • 26 min
DRONAMICS develops unmanned aerial systems for shipping commercial and special cargo applications. They are on a mission to democratize airfreight and lower the cost of shipping in emerging markets. Black Swan can transport 350 KG over 2,500 KM for a cost…
842: Cleo - The Business Value of An Ecosystem Integration Platform
Apr 28, 2019 • 21 min
Cleo is a cloud integration software company focused on business outcomes, ensuring each customer’s potential is realized by delivering solutions that make it easy to discover and create value through the movement & integration of enterprise data. Mahesh…
841: Jumio - The Emergence of Biometric Authentication
Apr 28, 2019 • 33 min
On today’s daily tech podcast, I explore biometric authentication. Recently, Jumio – the global leader in online identity verification and biometric authentication – launched Jumio Authentication. Jumio president, Robert Prigge joins me on the podcast to…
840: Why The Subscription Model Will Be Your Company’s Future
Apr 26, 2019 • 25 min
The pure product economy is nearing the end of a 120-year-run and the world is shifting towards services. Companies like Spotify, Netflix, and Adobe have led the way, but in five years, we’ll be subscribing to everything: information technology,…
839: Mastercard Sponsored Study - Insights Around Fintech Disruption
Apr 25, 2019 • 31 min
As traditional financial institutions embrace fintech disruption, a Mastercard-sponsored study from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services identified opportunities for growth, and partnerships. As new technologies and regulations bring more…
838: BrandTotal - The Technology Behind Dark Marketing
Apr 24, 2019 • 26 min
Have you ever noticed that Apple has a Twitter account, but never tweets? However, Apple does tweet all the time. You just don’t see it. Social media has ushered in a new era of “dark marketing.” Today, 90% of Twitter ads, 85% of Facebook ads, 60% of…
837: Why AI Training Datasets Should Resemble an Assembly Line
Apr 23, 2019 • 25 min
A recent Deloitte survey found that 76 percent of executives believe AI will substantially transform their companies within the next three years, and MIT Sloan Management Review saw that 91% of all enterprises interviewed expect AI to deliver new business…
836: The Union of Adobe and Magento Delivers New Commerce Cloud
Apr 22, 2019 • 33 min
A few weeks ago, I watched Jason Woosley on stage at the Adobe Summit reveal how Adobe was building on the $1.68B Magento acquisition by launching Adobe Commerce Cloud. One of the standout lines from the Summit was “Embedding commerce into the Adobe…
835: HCL Technologies Launch A Cyber Security Fusion Center
Apr 21, 2019 • 21 min
HCL’s Cyber Security Fusion Centre (CSFC) is opening in Frisco, Texas. The company’s mission to support secure business growth by providing customers a single point of contact for complete security incident lifecycle support from detection to remediation.…
834: EdTech - The Inspirational Tech Startup Story Behind ClassDojo
Apr 20, 2019 • 34 min
ClassDojo’s growth has been 100% organic, fueled entirely by word of mouth from just a handful of teachers in 2011 to 3.5 million users in 2012 to tens of millions of users in 180 countries today. ClassDojo built a platform that actually suits the needs…
833: AI startup Petuum Aims to Industrialize AI and Machine Learning
Apr 19, 2019 • 26 min
Petuum provides an AI software platform that allows enterprises to design, build, experiment, customize, operate and own vertical AI solutions in a wide range of industries and areas, such as healthcare, industrial manufacturing and utilities, financial…
832: Citrix - From Digital Workspaces to Entertainment Experiences
Apr 18, 2019 • 17 min
What does Citrix mean to you? A software company that provides server, application and desktop virtualization, networking, software as a service, and cloud computing technologies? However, this would just be scratching the surface. I explore the tangible…
831: Learning Alliance And The VR Company Launch of Regatta VR
Apr 17, 2019 • 17 min
I invited Bill West onto my daily tech podcast to learn more about how the Learning Alliance has organized its virtual and augmented reality businesses into Regatta VR. We also talk about how the new company will focus on the exploitation of immersive…
830: I Am Human - Meet the World’s First Cyborgs
Apr 16, 2019 • 18 min
Taryn Southern talks about her new film called I Am Human which explores implantable technology. Meet the world’s first ‘cyborgs’ - a quadriplegic, a blind man, an amputee, a bio-hacker, and a woman with Parkinson’s - the scientists who help them, and one…
829: Insurtech - The Digital Insurance Group
Apr 15, 2019 • 24 min
DIG enables insurers, banks, and brokers to offer fully integrated digital insurance solutions to their customers at record speed. The group also works with global blue-chip clients from the likes of Zurich Insurance, Allianz, AON, Santander and many more…
828: Fender Play - Learn To Play The Guitar Online
Apr 14, 2019 • 14 min
Fender Play is the complete learning app for guitar, bass and ukulele. When Ethan Kaplan was 16 he started a fan website for the band R.E.M. The rest of his career extends from there. He is now Chief Digital Officer and General Manager, Digital at Fender…
827: F(x)tec Unveil Smartphone with Landscape QWERTY Keyboard
Apr 13, 2019 • 18 min
At Mobile World Congress, F(x)tec, a London-based startup dedicated to bringing back and making better well-loved features missing in current mobile phones and related devices, unveiled its first product, the Pro1, a new premium unlocked Android…
826: NetMotion - Mobile Performance Management and Security
Apr 12, 2019 • 21 min
NetMotion Software accelerates business-critical applications, hybrid networks, and mobile devices. NetMotion gives IT decision-makers robust intelligence and control over devices, applications, and networks to increase operational efficiencies and…
825: Sphere Identity - Blockchain-Based Identity Systems
Apr 11, 2019 • 26 min
Sphere Identity creates secure, blockchain-based identity systems. By handing control of identity back to individuals, Sphere Identity streamlines customer sign-ups and simplifies data for business. The company was launched to provide privacy, security…
824: Jimmy Zhong - Unleashing the Power of Blockchain With IOST
Apr 10, 2019 • 29 min
The IOST network recently surpassed a new record, processing more transactions (580,231) than the whole Ethereum network (558,272) within a day. IOST has also processed more than 25 million transactions 1 month since it’s mainnet launch. These figures…
823: How Tech Is Revolutionizing The Staffing & Recruiting Industry
Apr 9, 2019 • 25 min
On this daily tech podcast, I enjoy speaking with people and sharing stories about how technology is changing our lifestyle, business and everything in between. Today I want to tackle the world of recruitment and the effects technology is having on the…
822: How Very Good Security Makes Data Unhackable
Apr 8, 2019 • 21 min
Very Good Security (VGS) is a data security company that lets companies operate on sensitive data without the cost or liability of securing the data themselves. What makes VGS different from other data security software is the fact it’s built on the…
821: DutchChain’s Odyssey On Its Blockchain and AI Hackathon
Apr 7, 2019 • 40 min
Rutger van Zuidam is the Founder and CEO of DutchChain, a leading ecosystem development agency for open digital public infrastructure and Odyssey an Open Innovation Program which provides a unique collaborative infrastructure s to find breakthrough…
820: The Startup Story Behind Graphic Design Company Penji
Apr 6, 2019 • 26 min
Johnathan Grzybowski, is the Chief Marketing Officer and co-founder of Penji, an on-demand graphic design service that delivers fast turnaround, simple, and affordable. After experiencing first hand how difficult it was to find talented graphic designers…
819: Preparing For Experience-Led Digital Transformation With Isobar
Apr 5, 2019 • 29 min
Isobar is a global agency that delivers digital transformation, powered by creativity. They solve complex business challenges through digital marketing, ecosystems and products, driving digital strength and brand loyalty. Isobar clients include Coca-Cola,…
818: Sprinklr - The Social Technology Serving 1000+ Global Brands
Apr 4, 2019 • 46 min
Companies like MGM use Sprinklr’s Location Insights to help them understand social data on customer experiences at each of their hotels and restaurants, while Microsoft and P&G brands (Olay, Pantene, Secret, Bran, Crest) uses Product Insights to make…
817: Facebook Alumni Startup - Real-Time Data Analytics Platform
Apr 3, 2019 • 21 min
Interana is the fast and scalable event-based analytics solution to answer critical business questions about how customers behave and products are used. I invited Bobby Johnson onto the podcast to share his back story such as leading the development of…
816: Best VPN - Privacy Tech for the Empowerment of Women
Apr 2, 2019 • 16 min
After spending a week talking about unique real-time personalized digital experiences, I felt it was my duty to also explore privacy in a digitally obsessed world. is a leading Virtual Private Network review & comparison site that also…
815: Meet Contentsquare, the Digital Experience Insights platform
Apr 1, 2019 • 17 min
Adobe Summit Interview: Contentsquare is a digital experience insights platform that helps businesses understand how and why visitors are interacting with their app, mobile, and websites. They compute billions of touch and mouse movements and turn this…
814: Cognizant Interactive Is Getting Serious About Experience
Apr 1, 2019 • 27 min
Cognizant Interactive offers a boutique style agency experience on a global scale, with solutions grounded in human insights. Cognizant Interactive is part of Cognizant, one of the world’s leading professional services companies, and award-winning Adobe…
813: EventTech - Splash Reveal Robust Integration With Adobe’s Marketo
Mar 31, 2019 • 10 min
After learning that $70 million in tickets have been sold on Splash, 2.8 million check-ins, 21 million RSVPs, and 670,000 events thrown on Splash, I wanted to find out more about the Event Management company. Amy Barone, CSO at Splash tells me more about…
812: Adobe Summit - Medallia Customer Experience Management
Mar 30, 2019 • 18 min
At this year’s Adobe Summit, I caught up with Rachel Lane, Digital Solutions Principal at Medallia. As solution Principal for Medallia Digital, Rachel’s role is to enable business leaders and their brands to better understand the customer’s voice and use…
811: Accenture Interactive - The Rise of The Hyper-Relevant CMO
Mar 29, 2019 • 25 min
Way Beyond Marketing – The Rise of The Hyper-Relevant CMO report from Accenture surveyed nearly 1,000 CMOs and more than 500 Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) from the largest organizations around the world to understand the impact of marketing in driving…
810: Hootsuite Integration with Adobe Experience Platform
Mar 28, 2019 • 17 min
At this year’s Adobe Summit, Hootsuite announced an upcoming integration with Adobe Experience Platform. Developed collaboratively with Adobe, this first-of-its-kind integration will bring insights from social activity to Adobe’s Real-Time Customer…
809: HCL Technologies - Human Centered- Digital Transformation
Mar 27, 2019 • 18 min
Business transformation is being discussed not in the board room but in the ideation rooms with Experience Designers (XD) and Technology architects together with business leaders. This transformation is as much cultural and organizational change than…
808: Adobe Summit - AI Technology for Marketing With Ansira
Mar 26, 2019 • 23 min
Ansira recently announced that the company has earned three product Specializations as part of the Adobe Solution Partner Program, highlighting our work with Adobe Experience Cloud, including Adobe Analytics, Adobe Experience Manager and Adobe Campaign.…
807: How Machine Learning Impacts E-Commerce & The Customer Experience
Mar 25, 2019 • 17 min
The Zappos Family of Companies, a subsidiary of, is a leader in online apparel and footwear sales. How have they grown so quickly? They have aligned the entire organization around one mission: to provide the best customer service possible.…
806: Adobe Summit 2019: Deloitte Digital
Mar 24, 2019 • 29 min
Deloitte Digital helps clients see what’s possible, identify what’s valuable, and deliver on it. They focus on bringing together creativity, strategy, insight, and technology to build brilliant digital experiences for the world’s leading brands. Across…
805: Blockchain Enjoys Summer Amidst Crypto Winter
Mar 23, 2019 • 20 min
David Wachsman, CEO of Wachsman joins me on my daily tech podcast. Wachsman is a high-tech communications agency with specialization in blockchain, AI, IoT, gaming, cybersecurity, and fintech. David and his team have represented and acted as…
804: Be A Part Of The Tech Revolution Before Getting Replaced By It
Mar 22, 2019 • 28 min
Mario has 25 years of experience as a Global Sales Trader for 4 major banks. As a successful professional in the corporate world for 25 years, he had his passion stripped away by automation and technology. After years of sacrifice and soul searching…
803: The Tech Startup Story Behind Viral Ideas Marketing
Mar 21, 2019 • 17 min
David Feinman is the CEO of a fast-growing video production company called Viral Ideas and an on-demand video editing service called Flixation, based in Philadelphia, PA. I invited David onto the show to share his startup story which began when he started…
802: The Tech Protecting Against Disasters, Attacks & Disruption
Mar 20, 2019 • 47 min
On this daily tech podcast, I explore how technology affects areas that you wouldn’t normally associate with tech. I wanted to look into a solution that helps people who are caught in the middle of disasters, attacks, business disruptions & cyber attacks…
801: LegalTech - How Quarles & Brady Is Embracing Technological Change
Mar 19, 2019 • 30 min
For 125 years, Quarles & Brady LLP has provided quality legal services to a wide range of industries on a national stage. Quarles & Brady have built a reputation on providing sophisticated legal services to clients across the world. But they were also…
800: HealthTech - The Wearable Reducing Hospital Readmissions
Mar 19, 2019 • 18 min
Current Health (formerly snap40) is the most accurate, all-in-one wireless wearable currently approved in the U.S. and EU. The company’s proprietary algorithms continuously analyze data, along with relevant contextual patient information, to offer…
799: Studio Graphene Founder Ritam Gandhi
Mar 18, 2019 • 18 min
Ritam Gandhi, is the Founder and Director of Studio Graphene – a London-based company that specialises in the development of blank canvas tech products including apps, websites, AR, IoT and more. The company has completed over 50 projects since first…
798: Tech Podcast Q&A - You Asked, I Answer
Mar 16, 2019 • 16 min
I answer questions from the listeners of my daily tech podcast. We talk about which countries are currently listening and where the audience to the show is growing. On today’s solo, show, I also share what areas of the tech industry concern me and reveal…
797: Enabling Startups To Give Investors the Information They Want
Mar 15, 2019 • 19 min
Lean-Case gives Incubators, Accelerators, and their portfolio companies the ability to quickly model and simulate different business models – accurately – and present the metrics in an investor-friendly format. This will dramatically increase the close…
796: Meet Mya, The Conversational AI Recruitment Platform
Mar 14, 2019 • 25 min
Founded in 2012, Mya Systems brings deep AI and NLP expertise together with recruiting domain pedigree to disrupt the recruiting operational model as we know it. Mya Systems has established itself as a leading conversational AI solution provider serving…
795: End-User Experience & Network Performance Monitoring
Mar 13, 2019 • 23 min
AppNeta is the only network performance monitoring solution that delivers deep, actionable, end-to-end network performance data from the end-user perspective. The company was also recently named a visionary in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for network…
794: Eye Tracking Tech Evaluating TV Commercials on Different Screens
Mar 12, 2019 • 23 min
Regular listeners will remember my interview with Joseph Goldberg from Tobii Pro where we discussed how their eye tracking technology makes it possible to know exactly where someone is looking which is an incredibly powerful tool for gaining unique and…
793: Startup Story of Ex-Googler Reinventing the Photography Market
Mar 10, 2019 • 20 min
Catalog is a platform that helps digitally native businesses produce branded content at scale to supercharge their online presence. They provide businesses with all the content they need by modernizing the production process with new technology, while…
792: Moby Psi ψ OTG. The First Off-The-Grid, Standalone Retail Pod
Mar 9, 2019 • 17 min
Meet Moby Mart, the self-driving store that you open with your phone & pay with an app. How do you open a corner store today? You build a store. You decorate it. You install security systems. You hire people to stock it. Then you need an inventory system.…
791: The Marco Polo Network: Driving Innovation in Trade Finance
Mar 7, 2019 • 37 min
Nicole Lefevre R3, Andrew Speers is the Director, Product, and Innovation at NatWest within the RBS group, Alain Verschueren Head of DLT trade & treasury solutions at BNP Paribas and David Sutter, Chief Strategy Officer at TradeIX join me on today’s…
790: GlobalTranz, The Technology-Driven Freight Brokerage Company
Mar 7, 2019 • 26 min
As a full-service transportation and logistics provider, GlobalTranz is on a mission is to deliver the future of freight through innovative technology and logistics solutions. I wanted to learn more about how the company is leading the market in…
789: How edX is Transforming Online and Classroom Learning
Mar 6, 2019 • 25 min
EdX is a nonprofit, open-source learning destination offering online educational programs and courses at in alliance with more than 130 member institutions, composed of leading global universities & colleges, and a diverse group of prominent…
788: Arkose Labs - Solving The Multi-Million Online Fraud Problem
Mar 5, 2019 • 21 min
I recently discovered some incredibly interesting work by Arkose Labs in the sector of online fraud & abuse prevention. Essentially they are helping companies across industries including online marketplaces, airlines, online gaming, travel, online…
787: How Cryptowerk Helps Businesses Fight Fraud with Blockchains
Mar 3, 2019 • 26 min
I speak with Dirk Kanngiesser, CEO & co-founder of Cryptowerk, a Silicon Valley start-up for enterprise blockchain applications on my daily tech podcast. We explore how data integrity and deep fake could be AI’s Achilles’ heel. Dirk has more than 25 years…
786: Your Social Voice: Social Media Lead Generation
Mar 2, 2019 • 19 min
I invited Your Social Voice founder Kim Barrett onto my daily tech podcast and asked him to share his story. Using his expertise with Facebook ads and other online lead generation methods, Kim took his agency from zero to $100,000 per month in sales in…
785: Mobile World Congress (MWC) Highlights
Mar 1, 2019 • 15 min
Intelligent Connectivity’, 5G was prominent at MWC19. But what about the handsets? Although we saw the return of Blackberry and Nokia handsets, it was foldable phones that dominated conversations. The Huawei Mate X appeared to be the star of the show with…
784: Semmle - The New Method of Code Analysis
Feb 27, 2019 • 16 min
Developers are under the gun to publish code quickly, which could result in sloppy coding errors and could also mean security teams don’t have enough time to review code for vulnerabilities. Oege De Moor is the CEO and founder of Semmle. I invited him…
783: Monax - The Public Beta Legal Blockchain-Based Platform
Feb 26, 2019 • 22 min
Harnessing a unique combination of active agreements, blockchain technology and a business process modelling engine, the Monax platform is designed to move business legal obligations into the networked world. Monax CEO, Casey Kuhlman and joins me on my…
782: How Civis Analytics Is Building a Data-Driven World
Feb 25, 2019 • 22 min
Civis Analytics helps organizations use data to gain a competitive advantage in how they identify, attract & engage their audiences. Amos Budde VP, Applied Data Science at Civis Analytics joins me on my tech podcast. We discuss the intersection of…
781: Trainual - The Modern Training Manual For Growing Businesses
Feb 24, 2019 • 16 min
Poor training almost put Chris Ronzio out of business. But this constant struggle led to the creation of Trainual. After working directly with hundreds of entrepreneurs, Ronzio and his team created a software tool to help organize small and growing…
780: How Poor Information Management Is Damaging Productivity
Feb 23, 2019 • 46 min
M-Files provides an intelligent information management platform that improves business performance by helping people find and use information more effectively. However, it was the findings from its 2019 Global Intelligent Information Management Benchmark…
779: Blockchain Development Ethics & The Rising Demand for Talent
Feb 22, 2019 • 28 min
As the leading provider of blockchain education, B9lab is at the cutting edge of all new protocols and advancements in the blockchain space. Their team is comprised of leading engineers, developers and entrepreneurs who share a passion for disruptive…
778: Zestful - Transforming Employee Perks and Rewards Programs
Feb 20, 2019 • 21 min
Zestful recently conducted a survey asking people if they would prefer a $130k salary, or a $100k salary plus Netflix, HBO, Hulu, Spotify, Headspace, a meal delivery service, a gym membership, a $20/month allowance to a charity of their choice and a…
777: Dexcom - Wireless Blood Glucose Monitoring
Feb 20, 2019 • 15 min
The Tech Behind the Continuous Glucometer That Doesn’t Require Finger Pricks. The Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitoring system uses a small sensor placed on a patient’s lower abdomen that wirelessly sends their glucose levels to a smartphone, smartwatch…
776: HubSpot - From Startup to a Successful Public Company
Feb 19, 2019 • 23 min
My daily tech podcast has startup founders listening from all over the world who will all be at various stages of their startup journey. I invited Kieran Flanagan, VP of Marketing, HubSpot onto my podcast to learn more about the story behind HubSpot. Join…
775: LBRY: The Decentralized Sharing Platform Run by the Community
Feb 18, 2019 • 20 min
LBRY is building the ultimate content distribution protocol. This protocol combines blockchain, P2P data distribution, and good old fashioned applications, to provide the first direct-to-audience distribution pipeline without middlemen. Intrigued and…
774: Bridging the Tech Skills Gap With A Technology Conversion Course
Feb 17, 2019 • 33 min
I invited Peter Anstey, co-founder of _nology to out more about how anyone can secure a role in tech by graduating from the technology conversion course and have a job waiting for them afterward. We also talk about the role Opus Talent Solutions play in…
773: How Digix is Combining The Security of Gold and Access of Crypto
Feb 15, 2019 • 17 min
Once the exclusive domain of the wealthy, interest in gold as a time-tested investment vehicle is growing. With the rise of tokenization and blockchain technology, it is no longer necessary to invest in gold in bulk — and pay the steep premium which comes…
772: ICM Partners - Ted Chervin On The Evolution of Television
Feb 15, 2019 • 22 min
On this daily tech podcast, I explore how technology is transforming every industry. Today, I wanted to explore the impacts that technology is having on television and invited ICM co-managing director - Ted Chervin onto the show. I also explore Ted’s…
771: How Agiloft is Bringing Order to Legal Tech
Feb 14, 2019 • 26 min
Agiloft’s powerful contract management solution helps corporate legal professionals to mitigate their contract compliance risk, drive consistency and best practices in document assembly, and automate even the most complex review and approval processes.…
770: Voicea Eases Your Need to Attend Every Meeting At Work
Feb 13, 2019 • 18 min
The goal for Voicea is to make you more productive. They do that by making meetings actionable. Connect what happens in your meetings to the rest of your day. I wanted to find out more about the voice collaboration platform that enables you to Turn Talk…
769: Dentons - Smart Cities & Communities Initiative and Think Tank
Feb 12, 2019 • 24 min
Dentons is the world’s largest law firm that is also pioneering the intersection of technology innovation and the legal industry. “Dentons Smart Cities Think Tank offers our clients innovative and practical options to meet the challenges presented in…
768: Real-Time Email Personalization Made Simple and Scalable
Feb 11, 2019 • 15 min
Last year Campaign Monitor merged with Emma and Delivra to launch a new Campaign Monitor brand. However, Campaign Monitor also recently acquired Sailthru and Liveclicker which leaves them with five email marketing technology brands. I invited Shane Phair,…
767: CrashCourse by Teach Aids - Concussion Education Using VR
Feb 10, 2019 • 15 min
More than 2.5 million young people suffer a concussion in the US each year. But most are unaware of the latest science about the prevention and treatment of concussions. After two years of research, six months of production, and thousands of hours of…
766: Renata Mihich, Managing Director, DHL Global Forwarding (DGF)
Feb 8, 2019 • 15 min
DHL’s Renata Mihich is the managing director for DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) in Canada. She has an interesting and compelling story about her 20+ year career with DHL, which started in customer service in Brazil. She’s moved up the ranks ever since to…
765: Dentons - Autonomous Vehicles and the Driverless Commute
Feb 7, 2019 • 39 min
Dentons recently announced the launch of Driverless Commute, a blog geared toward the latest news and analysis on the autonomous vehicle (AV) industry, I had to find out more. Authored by Dentons’ Autonomous Vehicles team, the Driverless Commute…
764: Xactly Corporation - Sales Performance Management
Feb 6, 2019 • 27 min
Xactly was recently named a Leader by Gartner Inc. in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for Sales Performance Management (SPM). This is the sixth time that Xactly has been named a leader. When I also learned that their SPM software is used by some big brands, like…
763: EverythingBenefits: Employee Benefits Administration
Feb 5, 2019 • 20 min
On this daily tech podcast, I explore how tech is transforming multiple industries. Looking back to my IT days, I still remember the days of clunky HR software and found myself wondering how much things have changed and how HR Tech has evolved. When…
762: Dr. Kerry Burnight - Chief Gerontologist at GrandPad
Feb 4, 2019 • 34 min
By 2050, older people will outnumber the young for the first time. It is also estimated that there will be over one billion people over the age of 60 by 2025. In our aging population, the proportion of older citizens is increasing rather than decreasing.…
761: Aeternity - Can Blockchain and GDPR Be Compatible?
Feb 3, 2019 • 46 min
74% of blockchain firms in the United Kingdom cite regulatory issues as being one of their key concerns. GDPR empowers citizens to delete their personal data at any point, something completely at odds with the immutability of blockchain On today’s daily…
760: Dash Core Team CEO Ryan Taylor - What’s Next For DashPay?
Feb 1, 2019 • 36 min
Blockchain technology Companies in Greater Phoenix have found success and security while innovating in this emerging technology sector and educational institutions are producing the workforce to support its expansive growth. One huge success story is…
759: Trusona Reveal Plans To Eliminate Passwords
Jan 31, 2019 • 19 min
Last year I spoke to the founder and CEO of Trusona, Ori Eisen about being the leader of the no passwords revolution. During my tour of the Phoenix tech scene, I decided to drop by and catch up with Ori and meet in person to learn more about his story and…
758: Infusionsoft Rebrands as Keap to Help Businesses Simplify Growth
Jan 29, 2019 • 27 min
During my stay in Arizona, I wanted to explore an inspirational tech startup story in the Phoenix area. Infusionsoft recently announced has rebranded the company as Keap and was the exact startup story I had been searching for. I wanted to learn more…
757: GPEC Event - Todd Davis, Founder of LifeLock
Jan 29, 2019 • 25 min
Todd Davis is the founder of LifeLock. A google search will tell you that Symantec famously acquired LifeLock for over $2.3 billion a few years ago. But, I wanted to tell that story and also hear about the thriving tech scene here in Phoenix and why…
756: DataStax - How Retailers Can Address Consumer Expectations
Jan 28, 2019 • 25 min
DataStax delivers the always-on, Active Everywhere distributed hybrid cloud database built on Apache Cassandra. The foundation for personalized, real-time applications at massive scale, DataStax Enterprise makes it easy for enterprises to exploit hybrid…
755: Crypto - Horizen (formerly ZenCash) Unveil Sphere
Jan 27, 2019 • 20 min
Horizen (formerly ZenCash) is an end-to-end-encrypted system with zero-knowledge technology over which communications, data, or value can be securely transmitted and stored. I invited Horizen Co-founder Rob Viglione onto my daily tech podcast to learn…
754: So, You’ve Got A DAO, Management For The 21st Century
Jan 25, 2019 • 22 min
So, You’ve Got A DAO, Management For The 21st Century is a guide which covers the mindset, the skillset, and the communication skills every leader needs in this new world of Decentralized Autonomous Organizations. Marco Houwen and Grace Rachmany are…
753: The Startup Solving Big Problems in the Music and Media Industry
Jan 24, 2019 • 16 min
Qwire creates collaborative, cloud-based software that addresses significant problems with music licensing and royalty reporting common to companies working with music-for-picture, including some of the largest media companies in the world — film/TV…
752: Ed Kuzemchak - Understanding the Internet of Things
Jan 23, 2019 • 21 min
Ed Kuzemchak is an expert on the Internet of Things and the founder of Software Design Solutions. As an embedded software thought leader, I invited Ed onto this tech podcast to shares his experience around the challenges and pitfalls of designing…
751: PatientPop - The Proven Practice Growth Platform
Jan 22, 2019 • 18 min
On today’s tech podcast I wanted to feature a Tech Startup Story that highlighted that the solution isn’t as important as the problem. I also wanted to explore where startups begin when market testing their technology. Not to mention the growing pains and…
750: How AI Enabled Drones Are Tackling The Trillion-Dollar Blind Spot
Jan 21, 2019 • 26 min
Pensa is a leading innovator in autonomous perception systems for retail inventory visibility. Its system uses breakthrough technology –including artificial intelligence, autonomous drones, and computer vision –to see and understand what’s on store…
749: How Grammarly Uses AI to Enhance Your Writing
Jan 18, 2019 • 20 min
I am becoming increasingly aware that everyday services that dominate my life such as Uber, Netflix, Amazon, and Grammarly make my easier, but I do not know anything about how the technology under the hood works. Grammarly’s AI-powered products help…
748: SAP Jam - How AI Will Transform Enterprise Collaboration
Jan 17, 2019 • 26 min
I invited the Stephen Hamrick, Vice President of Product Management at SAP onto my daily tech podcast to find out more about SAP Jam and talk about how AI in the workplace is falling short, and where it will soon be headed with key advancements made.…
747: How More than 25% of all SaaS Businesses are Growing
Jan 16, 2019 • 30 min
As Co-Founder & CEO of ProfitWell (formerly Price Intelligently), Patrick Campbell is using their proprietary industry data on 8,000+ businesses to help some of the world’s best companies (like Zapier and Wistia) identify the best pricing and growth…
746: The Online Therapy Platform Tackling Mental Health Issues
Jan 14, 2019 • 26 min
From GP to Digital Health Entrepreneur, how Zain Sikafi is providing fast access to confidential counseling via Mynurva – which provides live video therapy via a laptop or mobile phone. The qualified GP and Digital Health Entrepreneur is now providing…
745: AI Digital Assistant Removing Wasted Time From The Workplace
Jan 13, 2019 • 25 min is an artificial intelligence platform that makes all of your company’s information accessible through chat. learns the information scattered across cloud-based applications, documents, and websites and makes it accessible to users through…
744: CES - Wireless Mic Mikme Brings Studio Sound to Mobile Videos
Jan 11, 2019 • 23 min
Any smartphone you purchase will allow you to record or stream HD quality video all around the world.However, in our quest for visual perfection, it seems that we have neglected audio. The internal mic on smartphones is simply not very good. What is the…
743: How DataChemist Is Building Enterprise Knowledge Graphs
Jan 10, 2019 • 32 min
All-too-often huge amounts of data cannot answer the questions that actually matter to businesses. They offer billions of isolated facts and zero intelligence. A company called DataChemist is attempting to solve that problem by imposing and enforcing…
742: CES - Winston Privacy Unveils New Safeguard Against Surveillance
Jan 9, 2019 • 15 min
Winston Privacy is a comprehensive internet security solution with a mission to protect consumer data on all devices. i At CES, the company revealed a simple hardware device that sits between a user’s home modem and router. It protects online browsing and…
741: The Tech Helping Solopreneurs Out-Earn Software Engineers
Jan 8, 2019 • 35 min
An increasing number of independent dog walkers, barbers and makeup artists are using tech to out-earn software engineers. PocketSuite gives professionals to power to schedule appointments with clients, accept payment from clients, and communicate with…
740: Campaign Monitor CMO on How GDPR Saved Email Marketing
Jan 7, 2019 • 15 min
Campaign Monitor is a global software-as-a-service company specializing in email marketing. Products include Campaign Monitor, Emma & Delivra. Shane Phair is the CMO of Campaign Monitor. While, unsurprisingly, GDPR has presented challenges for Campaign…
739: Twickets - The Tech Behind Fan-to-Fan Ticket Resale
Jan 6, 2019 • 17 min
The startup story behind Twickets, the free app & website that is enabling fans to buy at no more than face value. Ticket scalping is negatively impacting the entire entertainment industry. Meet Twickets, the ethical ticket resale marketplace enabling…
738: CES 2019 - Naran The IoT Makers of MicroBot Hub
Jan 4, 2019 • 19 min
IoT-focused company Naran not only builds popular smart home products used by people around the globe, but has also created a software platform that helps small or non-technical businesses leverage IoT to make their products smart. Naram CEO, Terence Park…
737: Ryan Bonnici – CMO – G2 Crowd
Jan 4, 2019 • 43 min
Ryan Bonnici started as a flight attendant while still in college in Australia to pay the bills and see the world. He met a Microsoft exec on a flight which launched him into a career in Marketing for some of the worlds largest and fastest growing…
736: The App Helping Parents Get Kids Off Their Screens & Get Moving
Jan 3, 2019 • 16 min
Goya-Move is helping parents get kids off their screens and get moving. The first-of-its-kind app allows parents to call a technology time-out until set activity goals are met. Goya-Move has created a more reasonable way of dealing with screen time…
735: CES 2019: Mojio The Leading Open Platform for Connected Cars
Jan 2, 2019 • 24 min
With real-world data gathered from more than 7 billion miles of driving, Mojio provides a big data analytics framework that uses machine learning to generate actionable insights and unlock new revenue streams for companies throughout the automotive value…
734: The Tech Startup Eliminating The Need to Learn Coding
Jan 1, 2019 • 26 min
On today’s tech podcast, I want to share a story idea with you about Bubble, the visual programming tool that allows anyone to build a custom, a complex website without writing a single line of code. Bubble introduces a new way to build an app. It’s a…
733: A New Year Message From The Tech Blog Writer
Dec 29, 2018 • 17 min
After interviewing tech and business leaders throughout 2019, Neil opens himself up to questions from the listeners. In today’s tech podcast Neil talks about his story, preparing for CES and helping listeners in 2019 who want to follow in his footsteps.…
732: Secret Double Octopus Plan to Eliminate Passwords
Dec 28, 2018 • 26 min
By 2022, Gartner’s latest report predicts 60% of large and global enterprises, and 90% of midsize enterprises (MSEs), will implement passwordless methods in more than 50% of use cases. I wanted to find out more about their plans and also what if feel like…
731: The Open Sourced, Enterprise-Focused Blockchain Platform
Dec 27, 2018 • 25 min
Insolar is building an open source enterprise-grade blockchain platform to enable seamless interactions between companies and unlock new growth opportunities powered by distributed trust. It creates cost efficiencies and new revenue streams, and powers…
730: Mitchell Levy: The AHA Guy Turning Experts into Thought Leaders
Dec 26, 2018 • 31 min
THiNKaha makes it easy to create compelling content that helps turn corporate experts into recognized thought leaders. Are you in need of new content to grow your thought leadership status? Don’t know where to start? Learn how THiNKaha can help you…
729: Grandpad - The Tech Start-Up Helping Seniors Stay Connected
Dec 24, 2018 • 25 min
GrandPad is a simple and secure tablet computer that digitally connects older seniors to their family and friends. If your parents have never used a computer or tried to use an iPad but it was too difficult to use, GrandPad is what you need. Seniors can…
728: Meet The World’sFirst Decentralized VPN Blockchain Project
Dec 23, 2018 • 28 min
Crypto Podcast: Meet Mysterium, The World’sFirst Decentralized VPN Blockchain Project. Robertas Visinskis is the Founder of Mysterium Network, an open source, a not-for-profit foundation focused on security and privacy, and the world’s first decentralized…
727: RivetAI, A New Suite of AI Tools for Storytellers and Filmmakers
Dec 21, 2018 • 33 min
Today’s guest on my daily tech podcast is Debajyoti (Deb) Ray, the Founder & CEO, of Rivet AI. Artificial Intelligence has applications beyond classification or regression. RivetAI provides an AI platform for content creators to make production seamless…
726: Walker Sands - Secrets of an Award Winning Tech PR Agency
Dec 20, 2018 • 19 min
Annie Gudorf is a partner and Senior Account Director at Walker Sands Communications and leads the firm’s Seattle office which is fastest growing tech hub in the US. Outside of focusing on growing Walker Sands’ presence in Seattle and across the West…
725: Helping IT Answer, Where Are My Things and What Are They Doing?
Dec 19, 2018 • 20 min
On today’s tech podcast, I talk to Oomnitza CEO Arthur Lozinski about “Thing management” Thing management = accurately and timely tracking every detail about the laptops, desktops, monitors, smartphones, tablets; data center gear like servers and…
724: Alain Kapatashungu Reveals The New Mission For Frontdoor
Dec 18, 2018 • 28 min
Frontdoor, CEO, Alain Kapatashungu describes himself as a French entrepreneur. But, it’s his tech startup journey that has taken him from the war and genocide in Rwanda to building an artificial intelligence app in Silicon Valley to empower city dwellers.…
723: The Tech Startup Story Behind Design Cuts
Dec 17, 2018 • 30 min
Tom Ross is the founder and CEO of Design Cuts. He’s a long time creative, and lives and breathes this company! His goal is to make Design Cuts the go-to destination for every designer. Tom loves mentoring fellow entrepreneurs, helping to guide their…
722: Utopia Music - When Music Meets Data
Dec 16, 2018 • 27 min
Utopia Music is an open platform that translates the world of music data into a form that everyone can understand and benefit from. Learn about how they are empowering and liberating the music industry like never before on today’s episode. Mattias shares…
721: How Ethos Are Aiming to Modernize the Life Insurance Industry
Dec 15, 2018 • 18 min
Ethos recently raised a Series B financing of $35 million led by Accel, a leading early and growth-stage venture capital firm. Additional participating investors include Google Ventures (GV)/ The company has seen robust growth in 2018, with revenue,…
720: Blockchain Builder OpenCrowd and the Securrency Partnership
Dec 14, 2018 • 39 min
OpenCrowd is a design and technology firm creating custom Blockchain business solutions for global clients and early startups. For over a decade, they have applied emerging technologies and helped hundreds of satisfied clients crystallize their new…
719: How MeasureMatch is Transforming the Data Industry
Dec 13, 2018 • 33 min
I invited James Sandoval MeasureMatch, Founder & CEO onto my tech podcast to learn more about their mission to forever change the way businesses access and benefit from data, analytics & technology professional services and talent. On demand. I also learn…
718: Aurora Labs - Self-Healing Software For Cars
Dec 12, 2018 • 16 min
Aurora Labs is pioneering Self-Healing Software™ for connected cars to enable OEMs to proactively respond to future vehicle software architectures, processes, and services. The company has also been named a Cool Vendor by Gartner Inc. in their October…
717: Storyblocks Creative Trends Report Based on 85 Million Searches
Dec 11, 2018 • 21 min
According to the Storyblocks 2019 Creative Trends Guide that analyzed 85 million searches, we can expect the diversity theme to continue into 2019 for all the right reasons. I catchup with TJ Leonard as we dissect the 2019 creative trends report on my…
716: Lenovo and the Intelligent Transformation of the Workplace
Dec 10, 2018 • 19 min
Christian Teismann is senior vice president and general manager of the Enterprise Business Segment for Lenovo’s PCs and smart devices. Christian is also an expert on the tech behind workplace transformation. I invited him onto my daily tech podcast to…
715: Keeper Security CEO Reveals SMBs Cybersecurity Gaps
Dec 9, 2018 • 31 min
Keeper Security is transforming the way businesses and individuals protect their passwords and sensitive digital assets to reduce cyber theft helping thousands of businesses mitigate the risk of a data breach. I invited Keeper Security CEO, Darren…
714: How Tech Startup HealthBank is Aiming to Improve Healthcare
Dec 8, 2018 • 25 min
Healthbank is a Swiss co-operative company that allows individuals to own and control their own health records. What the company is currently doing is moving it’s private keys/ownership data to blockchain so that no matter where you are - you will be able…
713: 33Across - Technology Built to Capture Attention
Dec 6, 2018 • 27 min
33Across is an advertising technology company focused on solving the challenge of consumer attention. Their Attention Platform is the first programmatic solution to unify high-impact creative, quality supply, and true technology-driven scale. Delivering…
712: Exploring Trends and Opportunities in Mobile Advertising With PubMatic
Dec 6, 2018 • 38 min
PubMatic is a publisher-focused sell-side platform for an open digital media industry. They process over twelve trillion advertiser bids per month, 800 million monthly unique users, 55billion ad impressions and 700 TB of new data generated daily. I talk…
711: The Music Technologist That Ozzy Osbourne Calls “The Rocket Man”
Dec 5, 2018 • 47 min
Few people in the world of music technology can claim the amount of experience and credits that David Frangioni has amassed. On my today’s tech podcast, David Frangioni shares his inspirational story behind Audio One’s high-end home tech systems that is…
710: Apttus Begin a New Chapter Under Thoma Bravo
Dec 4, 2018 • 21 min
Apttus has a reputation as a global gold standard for Quote-to-Cash (QTC) and Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions. Apttus’ innovations include Max, the company’s Applied Artificial Intelligence that enables enterprises to achieve superior…
709: Connected2Fiber - Turning Locations Into Connections
Dec 3, 2018 • 17 min
Connected2Fiber Founder/CEO Ben Edmond joins me on my daily tech podcast to discuss the trends impacting the future of the telecommunications industry from not only a technological standpoint but also from a go-to-market perspective. The introduction of…
708: Voxnest & Dax Create Audio Monetization Opportunities For Podcasters
Dec 2, 2018 • 31 min
On today’s tech podcast, I chat with Francesco Baschieri, President of Voxnest and Founder of Spreaker. Podcasting solution provider Voxnest, recently announced a partnership with DAX, the sophisticated digital audio advertising platform, that will bring…
707: Blynk - IoT for Arduino, ESP8266/32 and Raspberry Pi
Nov 30, 2018 • 30 min
Meet Blynk, the most popular mobile app for the IOT. Works with anything: ESP8266, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, SparkFun, and others. On this daily tech podcast, we explore a different industry every day and how it’s being transformed by technology. Today I…
706: The Smartphone Projector Uniting Different Generations of Storytelling
Nov 29, 2018 • 19 min
Natalie Rebot is a Google software engineer turned entrepreneur that created a new device which can be used with your smartphone to upgrade traditional bedtime story telling. Moonlite is described as the first mini bedtime story projector reader that…
705: LegalTech - Intellectual Property Protection for Cannabis Brands
Nov 28, 2018 • 16 min
Gleam Law provide solutions for your cannabis, business, and intellectual property legal issues. But I wanted to learn more about their tech startup story and the role of technology in their business. Attorney Neil K. Juneja represents clients in the…
704: ISG Reveal The Impact Technology Is Having on Business
Nov 27, 2018 • 45 min
On today’s tech podcast, I chat with Barry Matthews Partner and Head of Northern Europe at ISG. Barry is leading an amazing team of digital architects, helping their clients to select and implement the right technology to meet their specific business…
703: The Partnership Transforming The Healthcare Industry With Blockchain
Nov 26, 2018 • 38 min
On today’s tech podcast, I wanted to find a unique way of exploring the impacts blockchain is having on healthcare. Solaster is now a leading healthcare-focused blockchain company is developing the world’s first interoperability health data standard for…
702: WHIRL - The Blockchain-Powered “Pay It Forward” Crowdfunding Platform.
Nov 23, 2018 • 16 min
WHIRL is a blockchain-powered “Pay It Forward” crowdfunding platform. What we do is create a whirlwind of mutual self-help around the world. Anyone can launch a campaign regardless of purpose, banking status or borders. Our principle is simple: donate to…
701: GYANT - How Doctors Augmented by AI Are Here to Help You
Nov 22, 2018 • 32 min
A Tech Startup Story of how GYANT leverages AI and providers to focus on primary care. GYANT offers a suite of asynchronous virtual care solutions that were created by practicing physicians and providers. They understand that any solution that interacts…
700: The Tech Startup Story Behind Ansarada’s AI Powered Platform
Nov 21, 2018 • 53 min
Ansarada has over $35 million in revenue and harnesses the power of AI to apply data and learnings over 20K deals taken place on its platform to predict outcomes of deals. With customers like Google, JP Morgan, KPMG, Deloitte, Minter Ellison, Sony,…
699: The Quantum Computing Threat to Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology
Nov 20, 2018 • 25 min
Adam Koltun, an Evangelist for the Quantum Resistant Ledger, has expertise in the emerging field of blockchain, and how it relates to quantum computing. In today’s tech podcast, we discuss the basics of quantum computing and the limitations of quantum…
698: Talking Ouroboros and Cardano With Aggelos Kiayias, IOHK Chief Scientist
Nov 19, 2018 • 33 min
OHK is the leading blockchain research and development company behind top 10 cryptocurrency Cardano. They have also recently announced that it will present its research on Ouroboros Genesis at ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security. The…
697: The Story of Lorem and How it Raised $2.5M To Build The Future Of Work
Nov 15, 2018 • 17 min
Lorem connects businesses owners to a curated, professional network of freelance website developers and designers who can build or improve their website, blog or online store. Founded in 2017, Lorem is the only on-demand freelance marketplace that…
696: Privacy, Protection and Decentralized Data - Introducing Loki
Nov 15, 2018 • 26 min
2018 has seen major corporations fall victim to hacks and the harvesting of customer information. Loki is a privacy network which will allow users to transact and communicate privately and anonymously over the internet. Users will be able to build…
695: How Tobii Pro Sprint is Bringing Eye Tracking to UX Design
Nov 14, 2018 • 27 min
Tech Podcast Exploring How Tobii Pro is Making Eye-Tracking Tech More Accessible to Web Designers. I recently discovered a new eye tracking tool to help UX designers create websites tailored to how people behave online. Through Tobii Pro Sprint, UX…
694: How Headliner is Making it Easy to Create Shareable Social Video
Nov 13, 2018 • 21 min
Learn How Headliner is Making it Easy to Create Shareable Social Video on my daily tech podcast. Podcasters, radio producers, and audiophiles are leveraging the power of social video to reach a larger audience with SpareMin’s audio-to-video tools:…
693: How Confiant Protects Publishers’​ and Platforms’​ Reputations
Nov 12, 2018 • 25 min
Programmatic technologies make it easy for criminals to use businesses to infect millions of consumers. But where do they begin to protect their reputation and revenue with anti-malware software that keeps them ahead of the bad guys? I Confiant, CEO and…
692: Why Demand For Salesforce Skills Are Outpacing Available Talent
Nov 11, 2018 • 26 min
10K Advisors provide on-demand access to proven Salesforce talent. On my tech podcast, I explore how new research Indicates the Salesforce Ecosystem May Be Innovating Faster Than Talent Can Keep Pace, Resulting in Great Career Opportunities but Challenges…
691: Neil is Back in the UK to Answer Questions From Listeners
Nov 10, 2018 • 14 min
After returning back in the UK after attending the Huawei conference in Rome, Neil eases back into things by answering questions from the listeners. Neil dares to tackle the Android vs Apple debate and reveal if the Huawei announcements have changed his…
690: Huawei Eco-Connect Europe - Walter Ji
Nov 9, 2018 • 12 min
As we head towards a gigabyte society and 5G connectivity is just around the corner I catch up with Walter Ji, President Huawei Western Europe. We discuss Huawei’s innovations in 5G and IoT, consumer strategy across Europe, as well as news unveiled at the…
689: How AdBank Are Bringing Trust and Transparency to Advertising
Nov 7, 2018 • 38 min
Did you know that there is a hacker group receiving 5 million a day just by generating fake clicks? or that ad fraud is organized crime’s 2nd most profitable source of income? Angelo Dodaro is the co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Adbank a…
688: The Tech Start Up Story of 3 Ex-Googlers and Cockroach Labs
Nov 6, 2018 • 28 min
Cockroach Labs is the company behind CockroachDB, the SQL database for building global cloud services. With a mission to Make Data Easy, Cockroach Labs is led by a team of former Google engineers who have had front row seats to nearly two decades of…
687: Adobe - Brands Embrace AI to Deliver Personalized Digital Experiences
Nov 5, 2018 • 14 min
Brands are speeding up investment in Artificial Intelligence to gain a competitive advantage in delivering personalized customer experiences at scale by 2020 according to Adobe research. The Adobe research will be published in a report entitled Context is…
686: The Duchess of Silicon Valley - Marylene Delbourg-Delphis
Nov 4, 2018 • 29 min
Marylene Delbourg-Delphis was one of the first European women to settle in Silicon Valley and is known as a tech pioneer, writer, translator and serial entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience. Her entrepreneurial career began in France as the…
685: Meet AllyO: The End to End AI Recruiter
Nov 3, 2018 • 21 min
AllyO is gaining a reputation the only end-to-end AI recruiter. The company utilizes deep workflow conversational AI to fully automate the end to end recruiting workflow by intelligently engaging through texting over mobile and web. It enables…
684: Farsight Security COO Alexa Raad: ‘Adversity is a Gift’
Nov 2, 2018 • 18 min
Founded by Internet pioneer and DNS thought leader Dr. Paul Vixie. Farsight delivers critical contextual information for today’s Threat Intelligence. But on today’s tech podcast, I invited COO Alexa Raad onto the show to share her inspirational story.…
683: Meet Gridwise, The Assistant for ALL Rideshare Drivers
Nov 1, 2018 • 18 min
Tech Podcast - Pittsburgh based Gridwise is an app that Uber, Via and Lyft drivers use get to get live updates on events ending, traffic reports, flight arrives, weather, etc. Anything that can help increase their earnings. As drivers, the team at…
682: How TP-Link Is Evolving With Our Connected Lifestyle
Oct 30, 2018 • 18 min
Founded in 1996, TP-Link is a global provider of reliable networking devices and accessories, involved in all aspects of everyday life. With a proven heritage of stability, performance, and value, TP-Link has curated a portfolio of products that meet the…
681: How South Korea is Helping Bring Blockchain Into The Mainstream
Oct 30, 2018 • 27 min
While the value of blockchain often lies in its potential rather than its real-time use, South Korea has gradually emerged as a global leader in real-world blockchain applications. On today’s tech podcast, I invited Jake Choi from the Fantom Foundation to…
680: Magecart Malware - Is It Time to Question the Effectiveness of PCI DSS?
Oct 29, 2018 • 33 min
Companies that process online payments are enlisting the help of payment processors - like Stripe, Square, or PayPal - to help them meet stringent compliance standards like PCI DSS. But are they opening themselves up into a security risk? tCell…
679: Disruptive Analysis With Dean Bubley
Oct 28, 2018 • 39 min
Dean Bubley is a prominent, influential & outspoken technology industry analyst and consultant, specialising in the telecoms, mobile and wireless sector. Numerous clients among global telecom operators, vendors, startups, regulators and industry bodies.…
678: How Augmented Reality Brings Traditional Storytelling To Life
Oct 27, 2018 • 33 min
Live Animations is an international IT company specializing in the development of innovative products with augmented reality (AR) for children. Our company is engaged in the full stage of development − from the concept to the finished AR-product. With the…
677: Introducing MOBI’s Family of Mobots & New Software Product Features
Oct 26, 2018 • 24 min
Tech Podcast with Mobility Management Software (MMS) leader MOBI. Mobility Management Software (MMS) leader MOBI recently announced new updates to its software product aimed at connecting all mobile technologies and third-party data integrations with one…
676: Type More, Switch Apps Less With Fleksy, The World’s Fastest Keyboard
Oct 25, 2018 • 22 min
Tech Podcast, the story behind Fleksy Keyboard surpassing $800,000 in Equity Crowdfunding and Integration with new Palm. The first of Several Upcoming Partnerships for The Company’s New Smart Mobile Keyboard.
675: How Levy and E15 Leverage Technology to Enhance Guest Experiences
Oct 24, 2018 • 33 min
When you are enjoying a sports game in a venue with 40,000 other fans enjoying a hot dog and a cold drink, have you ever thought of the tech working behind the scenes that made your experience special? On my Tech Podcast, I want to explore the…
674: Zinc: The Tech Serving the Millions of Unsung “Deskless” Workers
Oct 23, 2018 • 22 min
Field service, and deskless workers comprise anywhere from 72-80% of the global workforce, or about 3 billion people. These workers include field service technicians, hotel staff, utility workers, flight crews, warehouse staff, manufacturing plant…
673: Adding AR, VR, AI and ETH Smart Contracts Into the Creative Process
Oct 21, 2018 • 20 min
Taryn Southern recently announced the release of her pop album titled I AM AI. The first ever musical collaboration between a solo artist and artificial intelligence, I AM AI uses a variety of different AI software including Amper Music, IBM’s Watson…
672: Making Technology Accessible to People Who Otherwise Would be Left Behind
Oct 21, 2018 • 18 min
A company called PayJoy is working with Samsung to bring phones to the global community and those who can’t afford or don’t have credit. Essentially PayJoy brings smartphone technology to customers who otherwise could not afford it. PayJoy was founded in…
671 Varsity Tutors - On-Demand Help on Any Device in 15 Seconds
Oct 20, 2018 • 21 min
Varsity Tutors is a Live Learning Platform that seamlessly connects experts and learners in any subject, anywhere, at any time. To date, students have accessed nearly four million hours of live instruction on the platform. Kevin Gaugush from Varsity…
670: How SparkFund Is Optimizing Energy Technology for Commercial Spaces
Oct 19, 2018 • 23 min
SparkFund powers organizations by providing access to the latest energy technology in a new and better way - through a simple monthly subscription model backed by a no-risk guarantee. After hearing how they were helping organizations by providing access…
669: Orbs - The Hybrid Blockchain. Extreme Scale With NextGen Security
Oct 18, 2018 • 40 min
Nouriel Roubini, Bill Clinton’s former senior economist, recently said that the decline in the value of Ethereum was expected due to its lack of active decentralized applications (dApps) claiming that ‘75% of dApps are crypto-kitties, scammy Ponzi pyramid…
668: Urban FT - Why This FinTech Company is in a League of its Own
Oct 17, 2018 • 28 min
Mark Kilpatrick was raised in Stevenson, Washington, a community of approximately 1,500 residents. As a ‘small town kid,’ Mark fondly remembers opening his first checking account at Riverview Community Bank. Urban FT’s company mission hits close to home…
667: HealthTech: Snap40 - The AI-Powered Patient Monitoring Solution
Oct 16, 2018 • 21 min
As a medical student, Christopher McCann, witnessed patients live with a long-term disability or die as a result of late recognition of their deteriorating health. This is where technology can make a difference. It’s a moral imperative to use all of our…
666: Evvnt - How Event Tech Is Promoting Your Event Online
Oct 15, 2018 • 31 min
Facebook has tried to fix the event discovery landscape but largely failed. Despite advances in technology, the event landscape is extremely fragmented with event information scattered in multiple places as virtual press releases get lost in the white…
665: Optymyze, Three-Time Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for SPM
Oct 14, 2018 • 36 min
I chat with John Ristuccia, Vice President, Professional Services at sales ops firm Optymyze, on my daily tech podcast. I want to find out more about how John and his team at Optymyze are revolutionizing sales operations with Sales Performance Management…
664: The Global Tech Company Providing Technology-Enabled BPO Solutions
Oct 13, 2018 • 26 min
iQor is a managed services provider of customer engagement and technology-enabled BPO solutions. With 45,000 employees in 18 countries. It is also the only global managed services provider embedded in the flow between product, people, and services, from…
663: The Blockchain-Based Platform Personalizing Shopper Engagement
Oct 12, 2018 • 22 min
Universal Reward Protocol (URP) is a unique ecosystem for all retailers and brands to reward consumers for any type of shopping behavior both online and offline. By accepting to share their shopping data with the network, a shopper earns reward tokens,…
662: Rossignol - A Digital Transformation Story
Oct 11, 2018 • 22 min
At this years Magento Live, the theme of the event was how traditional brands were using technology to drive experience-driven commerce. After watching Damien Hars share a stage with the Adobe and Magento CEO I caught up with him to talk about Rossignol.…
661: DC Thomson - Publishing Newspapers and Magazines In A Digital World
Oct 10, 2018 • 26 min
On this daily tech podcast, I am passionate about exploring how industries you would not associate with technology are evolving and leveraging technology. Printed media has experienced more challenges. DC Thomson - one of the leading media organizations…
660: MagentoLive Europe 2018 - Interview With Mark Lavelle
Oct 9, 2018 • 19 min
Magento an Adobe company, is a leading provider of cloud commerce innovation to merchants and brands across B2C and B2B industries. Adobe today unveiled its vision and strategy to make every experience shoppable by integrating Magento Commerce Cloud into…
659: The Platform Using Blockchain and Crypto to Disrupt Game Distribution
Oct 8, 2018 • 26 min
Ultra is building a first-class PC game publishing platform and marketplace that puts an end to the current distribution monopoly. Created by industry heavyweights and former Xbox, Atari, Dell, Uber, and Time Warner executives, Ultra plans to disrupt the…
658: Unravel DataApplication Performance Management (APM) for Big Data
Oct 7, 2018 • 34 min
Currently, there’s only one application performance management (APM) solution for big data that correlates full-stack performance metrics while providing automated insights and recommendations. It’s done by Unravel Data. I learn how these automated…
657: SimpleOrder by Upserve Revolutionizing The Restaurant Industry
Oct 6, 2018 • 33 min
On today’s tech podcast, I want to explore how SimpleOrder are using technology to connect the whole house, from the front-of-house POS to the back-of-house cost management, down to the recipe level. As results, restaurants need only go to one place to…
656: LaneAxis ICO (AXIS Token): Blockchain Trucking & Freight Shipping
Oct 5, 2018 • 21 min
The trucking industry is currently reliant on outdated tech fraught with paper trails, long wait times, and numerous middlemen that take advantage of independent truckers by pitting them in race-to-the-bottom competitions for loads. I chat with Rick…
655: Lisk (LSK) The Go-To Platform For Developing Decentralized Applications
Oct 4, 2018 • 27 min
Lisk is a blockchain application platform whose mission is to bring blockchain technology to the mainstream through an SDK (Sidechain Development Kit) being written in JavaScript, the most commonly used programming language in the world. On today’s tech…
654: How Curaizon is Improving Healthcare, Reducing Costs, Saving Lives
Oct 3, 2018 • 21 min
Every day, millions of people fail to take their medications as prescribed and the resulting personal and financial costs are staggering. Worldwide, non-adherence results in $700 billion in avoidable medical costs. Non-adherence accounts for upwards of…
653: The Story of Tech Pioneer & IDG founder Patrick McGovern
Oct 2, 2018 • 24 min
IDG is the world’s largest technology media company. They help their global audience make the smartest technology purchasing decisions. IDG Communications, Inc. Founder Pat McGovern was a pioneer in the information technology industry, in his own way, he…
652: Kinetica - When AI Meets BI, Welcome to the Extreme Data Economy
Oct 1, 2018 • 19 min
How do you evaluate millions of different signals when time is of the essence? In 2009, the United States Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Belvoir sought the capability to track national security threats in real time. The solution…
651: How Audio Technology Will Impact Video Streaming Platforms
Sep 30, 2018 • 30 min
Adam Levenson, VP BD of G-audio Labs (a next-gen audio tech company for AR, VR and streaming media), discusses the current audio challenges and trends that are facing the leading streaming platforms. He also reveals which companies have recently begun to…
650: Greenbox Robotics - The Fully Automated Robotic Cannabis Kiosk
Sep 29, 2018 • 25 min
Greenbox is an interactive touch-screen operated vending machine designed to make medical marijuana purchase experience both easy and efficient. Greenbox will recognize you as a new or returning customer creating an experience tailored to you. Founder &…
649: Zendure - How To Launch a Successful Kickstarter or Indiegogo Campaign
Sep 27, 2018 • 15 min
I invited Tom Haflinger from Zendure onto my daily the podcast to found out more about the secret to a successful crowdfunding campaign and learn more about their startup story. We also talk about how Zendure’s new Passport Pro travel adapter has reached…
648: Insurtech - How Technology Is Transforming The Insurance Industry
Sep 27, 2018 • 29 min
SE2 is a leading technology and third-party administration company for the life insurance and annuities industry and Insurance Technology Solution Providers. On today’s tech podcast, I learn how SE2’s digital platform helps carriers enhance or circumvent…
647: West Monroe Partners - Is Employee Experience (EX) the New CX?
Sep 26, 2018 • 23 min
West Monroe Partners is known for partnering with companies to help them reimagine, build & transform their business with technology. The company recently read a study shows that, despite a tightening labor market that should be making companies sweat…
646: How qiibee is Increasing Customer Loyalty With Blockchain
Sep 25, 2018 • 35 min
qiibee is a Swiss-based loyalty token protocol helping brands around the world run their loyalty programs on the blockchain. I invited them onto my daily tech podcast to talk about how they are helping brands run their loyalty programs on the blockchain,…
645: Why AB InBev Launched An Accelerator For Sustainability Start-Ups
Sep 24, 2018 • 36 min
AB InBev is collaborating with a community of visionaries to help reach their 2025 Sustainability Goals. The 100+ Accelerator will host and provide funding to start-ups to solve challenges designed to create a more sustainable world for all. Together with…
644: The Digital Transformation of Manchester United
Sep 23, 2018 • 38 min
Man Utd has partnered with HCL Technologies to build a digital platform that will foster greater engagement with the club’s 659 million global followers. 75,000 people can squeeze into Old Trafford on match day is impressive but this is a tiny amount of…
643: The Role of Technology In The Business For Sale Marketplace
Sep 21, 2018 • 21 min
BizBuySell is the Internet’s largest and most heavily trafficked business for sale marketplace with an inventory of over 45,000 businesses for sale and more than 1.4 million monthly visits. The company was founded in 1996 and in 2012 became a division of…
642: Hip-Hop’s A3C Shines a Light on Promising Music Tech Innovators
Sep 20, 2018 • 32 min
A3C, the Atlanta-based Festival and Conference, recently announced its Creator Complex programming. Attendees consisting of artists and producers won’t just walk away with ideas but will be able to get a headshot, master music, make beats, record music,…
641: How Snips Is Planning To Take Down Alexa With Privacy and Blockchain
Sep 19, 2018 • 27 min
When I read that the founder of Snips AI wanted to destroy Alexa, I had to get him on my daily tech podcast. Dr. Rand Hindi is an entrepreneur and data scientist. He is also the CEO at Snips, the first decentralized, private by design voice assistant. We…
640: CEO of Fountain Explores The Gig Economy And Industry Trends
Sep 18, 2018 • 20 min
Keith Ryu, Founder and CEO of Fountain, a hiring and onboarding platform for hourly workers explores some of the hottest industry trends affecting the gig economy. On today’s tech podcast we discuss the following topics and how technology is reshaping the…
639: Voice Search - Why You Shouldn’t Give Your Brand Voice Up To Google, Amazon, Apple
Sep 17, 2018 • 22 min
Amazon’s Alexa business is projected to be worth $10 billion by 2020. Yet, with so many businesses rushing to adopt voice apps to keep up with the trend, many are missing the mark with brand voice. Tara Kelly, CEO of SPLICE Software, refers to this rapid…
638: The Rise of IIoT and Artificial Intelligence In Industry
Sep 16, 2018 • 21 min
Plutoshift is an Asset performance management platform for process industries like food, beverage, water, chemicals, and more. Prateek Joshi, Plutoshift, CEO of talk talks about topics such as how AI works for IIoT; why the food processing, beverage and…
637: How To Create A Podcast and Other Questions From Listeners
Sep 14, 2018 • 11 min
I have once again decided to take another class of listeners and help them launch their own podcast and begin 2019 with 8 episodes. If you have convinced yourself you don’t have the technical skills, time to learn or find the never-ending list of options…
636: NEO Smart Economy - Crypto Podcast Interview with Tamar Salant
Sep 13, 2018 • 27 min
NEO is a non-profit community-driven blockchain project. It utilizes blockchain technology and digital identity to digitize assets and automate the management of digital assets using smart contracts. Using a distributed network, it aims to create a “Smart…
635: Smart Home Device Expert, Founder of Flo Technologies, Gabe Halimi
Sep 13, 2018 • 24 min
Flo Technologies is on a mission to reduce water waste in homes and prevent water damage with its revolutionary Flo device. Flo’s all-in-one water monitoring and shut-off system detects micro-leaks and other vulnerabilities anywhere in a home’s water…
634: How Blis is Unlocking The Power of Location
Sep 11, 2018 • 24 min
Blis is the global leader in advanced location data technology. Their proprietary platform provides businesses with accurate location data and in-depth behavioral insights to serve digital content to audiences that are on the go. The Blis technology stack…
633: How Openpath Enables Staff to Access Their Office With Their Phone
Sep 10, 2018 • 28 min
Tech Podcast: Openpath is a company that is focused on bringing the IoT solutions consumers enjoy at home to the workplace. Alex Kazerani (CEO) and James Segil (President) co-founded Openpath together after successfully launching and scaling four other…
632: How Hurdl Pixl LED Wearables Are Lighting Up The Wrists of Concertgoers
Sep 9, 2018 • 24 min
Hurdl is able to gather audience data by giving fans an LED wristband upon entering a venue, which attendees can choose to activate via SMS. On average, 67% of the audience will activate and 95% of those who do so will answer up to 5 survey questions. In…
631: Aireka Harvell Shares The StartUp Story Behind Nodat
Sep 9, 2018 • 25 min
I invited Aireka onto the show today to share her tech startup story and also tell me all about Nodat which is a fantastic concept and antidote to fake online reviews. Nodat lets you get connected with best local businesses like restaurants, spas,…
630: Startup Story: Vlad Mkrtumyan - Logic Inbound, Cofounders Connect
Sep 8, 2018 • 27 min
Vlad Mkrtumyan, is the Founder and CEO of Logic Inbound, a digital marketing agency based in Seattle. He has been featured on,, and many others. I invited him onto our tech podcast to share his tech startup story,…
629: MarTech - Full Circle Insights and Marketing Performance Measurement
Sep 7, 2018 • 17 min
Full Circle Insights delivers marketing and sales performance management solutions to optimize a company’s marketing mix and drive more revenue. The company offers multi-touch attribution, comprehensive funnel metrics and lead management technology.…
628: How Cocoon Cam Plus Is Bringing Peace of Mind to Parents
Sep 6, 2018 • 21 min
Cocoon Cam is different from other baby monitor companies. They are a venture-backed startup based in the Silicon Valley. But more importantly, they are changing the whole definition of what a baby monitor is. On today’s tech podcast I chat with Sivakumar…
627: Larry Boyer and The Robot In The Next Cubicle
Sep 5, 2018 • 25 min
Larry Boyer recently releases his book, The Robot In The Next Cubicle. His book is an optimistic and useful look at the coming convergence of automation, robotics, and artificial intelligence, and how we can take advantage of this revolution in the…
626: Meet Connatix, The Next Generation Video Platform For Publishers
Sep 4, 2018 • 20 min
Connatix is a next-generation video platform that helps publishers deliver successful video experiences without compromise. Gil Sommer is Head of Product at Connatix and is on a mission to help publishers benefit from video advertising without…
625: Introducing The Mux Real-Time Streaming Dashboard
Sep 3, 2018 • 16 min
Mux, the leader in video analytics has recently released a new product that will revolutionize the way developers monitor streaming quality and outages. This technology will make it possible for engineers to quickly identify and fix problems like the…
624: How Bestmile Is Fueling Strategic Growth in Autonomous Mobility
Sep 2, 2018 • 26 min
Bestmile empowers mobility providers to deploy, manage and optimize autonomous and conventional driven vehicle fleets, regardless of the vehicle brand or type. I learn how Bestmile is helping its customers and partners, such as Renovo and the EU’s Avenue…
623: Cloudeo - Revolutionizing The Global Market For Geodata With Blockchain
Sep 1, 2018 • 34 min
Cloudeo operates a unique, vendor independent and data agnostic geo-marketplace lowering the entry barriers for all stakeholders of geospatial ecosystems: providers of data, application developers and consumers. World-leading content and software…
622: Internxt (INXT) X Cloud - Decentralized Cloud Storage Service
Aug 30, 2018 • 13 min
Internxt is working on disrupting thrilling industries through the use of revolutionary technology. Their first service, X Cloud, is a decentralized cloud storage service, that strives to become a more secure and private version of Dropbox, iCloud or…
621: Startup Story: Tito - Simple, Powerful Event Software. Just Add People
Aug 30, 2018 • 32 min
The startup story behind the simple, powerful, event software that has sold over €300M worth of tickets sold online by thousands of organisers. What do tech-savvy conferences around the globe including Web Summit, JSConf, Twilio, Shopify and Strange Loop…
620: Hoard - Cryptocurrency Made Simple For All
Aug 28, 2018 • 40 min
Meet Hoard, the cryptocurrency wallet, exchange, and payments app that’s simplifying blockchain for everyone. Hoard is a design-driven blockchain-based company that is integrating investments across cryptocurrencies and fiat currencies for a seamless…
619: How Ambrosus (AMB) Is Improving Supply Chain Transparency
Aug 27, 2018 • 53 min
Ambrosus is a decentralized IoT network for next-generation supply-chains. The company is building a universally verifiable, community-driven ecosystem to assure the quality, safety, and origins of products using blockchain technology. Ambrosus’ primary…
618: Meet Mapbox, The Location Data Platform Behind Your Favorite Apps
Aug 27, 2018 • 25 min
Mapbox, is the leading real-time location data, mapping and design platform for developers, designers, and enterprises serving over 1.1m registered developers and touching 350 million users every month around the world. You probably haven’t heard of them,…
617: Life by Design, Not by Default - Virtual Summit
Aug 26, 2018 • 23 min
Darrah Brustein’s success is an example of what a life lived “by design” looks like. She has worked with professionals from the global community, but it wasn’t always easy for her… Stumbling blocks happened along the way, and, as she overcame them, she…
616: The First US-Based Publicly Traded Blockchain Development Company
Aug 24, 2018 • 34 min
Lannister Holdings and Lannister Development recently appeared on my radar after discovering they are the first US-based publicly traded blockchain development company in the market today. Their team of experienced programmers, developers, and software…
615: Aelf (ELF) - The Decentralized Cloud Computing Blockchain Network
Aug 23, 2018 • 30 min
Crypto Podcast Interview with Zhuling Chen. Zhuling Chen is the Co-founder of aelf, the Asia-based cloud computing blockchain network. aelf is a smart contract platform that will allow businesses to take full advantage of blockchain technology and will…
614: SAP Customer Data Cloud On Bringing Trust to Marketing
Aug 22, 2018 • 23 min
SAP Customer Data Cloud solutions from Gigya is the industry’s only solution based on a consent-based data model. The solution helps businesses nurture trusted relationships with customers by providing them more transparency and control over the use of…
613: The Tech Trusted By 18 of the Top 20 Fortune 100 Companies
Aug 22, 2018 • 24 min
FocusVision is the only full-spectrum research technology business, with a complete suite of software solutions, to capture real-time human insights and analytics. After winning a MarTech Breakthrough Award in Customer Experience Management I invited…
612: The Company Bringing Transparency and Control to the Advertising Industry
Aug 21, 2018 • 16 min
With ad fraud, click fraud and bringing programmatic in-house becoming a hot topic in the news, I invited Visto, CEO, Kerry Bianchi onto my daily tech podcast to learn more about Visto and insights from the advertising industry. Visto is a technology…
611: The Inspirational FinTech Startup Story Behind Arcus
Aug 19, 2018 • 18 min
FinTech Startup Story. Arcus is a fintech startup working to create better financial health for individual people and the financial institutions by using technology to build a more seamless, secure, and enjoyable finance experience. Edrizio De La Cruz is…
610: How Outdoor Advertising is Driving Digital and Social Media Engagement
Aug 18, 2018 • 28 min
Tech Podcast about how DASH TWO flies between the tangible impact of outdoor advertising and wild posting, and the digital resonances these ads trigger in thousands of selfies. I learn more about they take online and outdoor physical spaces, and connect…
609: How Anova Is Helping SMEs Find Their Way In The Digital World
Aug 17, 2018 • 26 min
With years of experience from boutique to big-brand businesses and budgets, Anova has established an excellent reputation in North London due to their knowledge, professionalism, creativity, motivation, and dedication to every project. The team is also…
608: How Smule is Making Music Social, Interactive, And Collaborative Again.
Aug 16, 2018 • 31 min
Smule is the leading social network for music powered by a family of mobile applications that allow people to play and sing songs together across the internet. The app has 50 million monthly active users belting out over 20 million songs. At Smule, they…
607: Reinventing The Document Management Process in the Age of Cloud
Aug 15, 2018 • 16 min
Templafy brings custom company templates, brand assetsblue-chipand best practice content together directly inside any office application, streamlining how users create on-brand and compliant documents, presentations and emails. With Templafy, global…
606: SyncThink – Concussion Screening Technology & Brain Health Analytics
Aug 14, 2018 • 27 min
SyncThink develops revolutionary eye-tracking technology analytics, now in VR headsets, that give medical professionals objective metrics for visual attention and dynamic orientation. Based on 15 years of research and 12 granted patents, SyncThink’s first…
605: Aid:Tech - Blockchain for Social Impact That’s A Global Game Changer
Aug 12, 2018 • 22 min
Did you know that 2.4 billion people have no identity? Without legal identity, billions of people are without access to the social and financial services that many of us take for granted today. People without legal identity are socially, financially and…
604: PropTech - How Avail Makes Leasing Easy For Landlords With Tech
Aug 12, 2018 • 22 min
Ryan Coon is the CEO and Co-founder of Avail (formerly Rentalutions), the only all-in-one solution designed for do-it-yourself landlords and their tenants. The platform is used by more than 200,000 landlords and tenants across the United States. Ryan has…
603: How Pendo Helps Product Teams Create Software Customers Love
Aug 11, 2018 • 31 min
CEO of Pendo, Todd Olson talks about how advanced NPS (Net Promoter Score) analytics is shaping the future of product management and how to retain customer loyalty and engagement. Pendo combines product analytics and qualitative feedback to help product…
602: Automation Anywhere and Robotic Process Automation
Aug 10, 2018 • 26 min
On today’s tech podcast, I learn how Automation Anywhere empowers people to focus on the work that makes their companies great with robotic process automation that automates virtually anything. CEO, Mihir Shukla, has been a leading voice and visionary in…
601: MuzeRoom The App Delivering News For The Artist You’re Listening to
Aug 8, 2018 • 18 min
Australian based tech startup MuzeRoom recently launched an app that delivers music news for the artist you are listening to. When streaming through Spotify, Apple Music, or Google Play MuzeRoom will automatically display music news for the artist that is…
600: Lisk Academy - An Educational Platform on Blockchain Technology
Aug 8, 2018 • 35 min
Lisk (LSK), the decentralized blockchain application platform recently launched the Lisk Academy with the goal of spreading the power of blockchain technology with an educational platform. Thomas Schouten, Head of Marketing at Lisk talks about what steps…
599: Email Security: Why Impersonations are Still Phishers’ Weapon of Choice
Aug 6, 2018 • 32 min
Today’s guest on our tech podcast is Kevin O’Brien, CEO of GreatHorn who reveals why phishing continues to be a primary security problem for businesses. Kevin talks about the latest techniques criminals use, including the use of display name spoofs,…
598: How An Unproven Entrepreneur Built a Cybersecurity Unicorn
Aug 6, 2018 • 27 min
On today’s tech podcast, I am proud to share one of the most inspirational tech startup stories I have heard after recording nearly 600 interviews. Andrew Rubin is the founding CEO of cybersecurity unicorn Illumio Andrew’s fast and unconventional rise in…
597: Software Advice On How SMB Can Future-Proof Themselves With AI
Aug 5, 2018 • 24 min
In order for businesses to maintain a competitive advantage in the years to come, SMB’s need to introduce AI into their sales processes. Although AI may seem like something well beyond an SMB’s needs—the truth is that AI already plays a major part in…
596: Ronan Leonard, The Mastermind Guy Shares His Startup Story
Aug 4, 2018 • 24 min
Ronan Leonard built a video meeting (Mastermind) platform using webRTC. As he doesn’t write code he went through 3 developers who could not get it to work. I wanted to find out more about how he struggled with finding the right people to bring his vision…
595: How Solar Technology Works, How Its Evolved, and the Future of Solar
Aug 3, 2018 • 22 min
Chris Hiller has been in the solar industry since 2002 and started off as a project foreman/ journeyman electrician running sites and builds. Currently, Chris is a solutions architect advising teams on the best approach to take with bug solar projects.…
594: NFL and Sportscastr Embrace Blockchain to Connect With Fans
Aug 2, 2018 • 28 min
The digital transformation of sports continues to take shape As NFL embraces blockchain with the latest SportsCastr and FanChain deal. SportsCastr, is a live-streaming platform. The NFL Players Association (NFLPA), via its athlete-driven accelerator the…
593: How The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Is Revolutionizing Oil, Gas etc
Aug 1, 2018 • 22 min
These traditional industries have been blamed for clinging to an antiquated and inefficient approach. But despite the technological challenges of these remote locations, companies are turning to the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to maintain assets…
592: Stronghold & IBM Create New Stablecoin Built on Stellar
Jul 31, 2018 • 25 min
Tammy Camp entered the crypto scene back in 2011 by joining Jed McCaleb on the Stellar project. She has enjoyed a phenomenally successful career but it’s the future that she is building that really excites me. Tammy is the founder and CEO of Stronghold,…
591: Best VPN - How to Protect Your Privacy In A Digital Age
Jul 30, 2018 • 19 min
Pete Zaborszky is a libertarian techie that has been invested in privacy since before Edward Snowden’s revelations. His website BestVPN has helped millions of visitors gain information on how to protect their privacy in the digital age. Together with a…
590: Why Noon Is The First Smart Home Lighting System That’s Actually Smart
Jul 29, 2018 • 23 min
I invited Erik Charlton onto our daily tech podcast to discuss how many of the current smart home products are not smart at all, but just a glorified remote control that is not practical in busy homes. Erik talks about to the evolution of smart home tech,…
589: Why Cybersecurity Training Needs a Scalpel, Not a Chainsaw
Jul 28, 2018 • 21 min
On today’s tech podcast, I invited Zvi Guterman, CEO, CloudShare, onto the show to talk about why organizations are falling behind on cybersecurity training. We discuss why companies may be OVER-training with full cyber warfare scenarios……and…
588: Why The LOT Network Gives Start-Ups Free Patents and Membership
Jul 27, 2018 • 18 min
As Patent Trolls increasingly target startups, blockchain and crypto companies, the LOT network is offering free protection. LOT Network (short for License on Transfer) is an international network of companies designed to proactively address the risks and…
587: VTEX - Digital Transformation & Providing Tomorrow’s Commerce, Today
Jul 25, 2018 • 14 min
VTEX is the provider of cloud-based e-commerce platform used by Sony, Coca Cola, Disney, Levis, GE, Walmart and others in 25 countries with more than 2,300 stores online and $2.3B in gross merchandise value. VTEX was also recently ranked on Gartner’s…
586: Crypto Podcast - Meet Blockchain 3.0 Platform Aeternity (AE)
Jul 25, 2018 • 29 min
Companies are offering new hires $1 million signing bonuses, demand is off the charts for blockchain talent. I recently discovered a Blockchain 3.0 platform called Aeternity (AE) that has a team of idealistic coders determined to bring blockchain to the…
585: Avecto - The Tech Startup Proving That Co-CEOs Can Be Successful
Jul 24, 2018 • 21 min
Co-CEOs, can this concept ever work? According to research, the answer is no – it almost never works. According to Paul Kenyon and Mark Austin, the answer is yes and the most successful leaders find their opposite and learn from them every day. The duo…
584: Briovation - Changing the Healthcare Industry With Blockchain
Jul 23, 2018 • 25 min
Marcus Whitney, Nashville, TN-based investor, entrepreneur, and president of Briovation talks about blockchain and emerging developments in health technology. Briovation is a healthcare catalyst and the parent company of Jumpstart Capital (seed funding)…
583: Q&A With The Tech Blog Writer - Neil Answers Listeners Questions
Jul 19, 2018 • 17 min
After publishing 5-7 interviews with tech leaders for nearly 600 episodes. Neil takes a moment to answer a few questions from the listeners of his daily tech podcast. On today’s episode Neil discusses the following: Blockchain and Crypto Stellar Lumens…
582: Bluzelle Phase 2 - Building the New Data Economy
Jul 19, 2018 • 26 min
Pavel Bains is the CEO of Bluzelle Networks, which builds blockchain and distributed ledger solutions for the finance industry. The last time we spoke was on episode 426 after Bluzelle successfully closed a $19.5m ICO. After hearing about the launch of…
581: Powerinbox And The Inevitable Convergence of AdTech and MarTech
Jul 18, 2018 • 18 min
Jeff Kupietzky, CEO of PowerInbox discusses how emerging technology is creating new revenue streams for businesses that can be best utilized through the convergence of AdTech and Martech. Jeff also provides tips for combining the two types of technologies…
580: How Patriot Boot Camp Is Turning Soldiers Into Entrepreneurs
Jul 17, 2018 • 22 min
Patriot Boot Camp offers a series of programs under the Techstars banner that gives military veterans the tools and connections to launch a tech startup. Military vet entrepreneurs are twice as likely to be operating their businesses after five years of…
579: How Pypestream Is Bringing The On-Demand Economy to Enterprises
Jul 15, 2018 • 30 min
Pypestream are leveraging a combination of AI-powered robots and human agents to enable companies to streamline their customer engagements to garner exceptional cost savings while maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction I invited the CEO of…
578: How The Naga Group Will Revolutionize The World’s Banking Sector
Jul 12, 2018 • 19 min
Benjamin Bilski, a Forbes 30 under 30 Member, is a serial internet entrepreneur. He is the Founder and Executive Director of one of Europe´s fastest growing FinTechs, The NAGA Group AG. The company performed Germany´s most successful IPO 2017 only 21…
577: ScanMarker: Digital Highlighter Replaces Retyping By Scanning Notes
Jul 12, 2018 • 22 min
Scanmarker looks like a highlighter pen, but it allows you to highlight text in the physical world from a book or magazine, and display on your smartphone or computer screen instantly. For students, this means no more retyping. Scanmarker Air also enables…
576: Can’t afford Adobe Sign? Try, KeepSolid Sign eSignature Software
Jul 10, 2018 • 30 min
KeepSolid Sign is a new eSignature application that allows individuals and companies to remotely close deals, sign contracts, and improve the overall workflow without actually using paper. I explore the role of eSignature Software in the digital…
575: How Tech and The Subscription Economy Is Transforming Business
Jul 9, 2018 • 25 min
Have you noticed that technology is encouraging businesses to migrate away from the traditional product-based economy and towards a new subscription-based economy fit for a digital age? Could subscriptions hold the key to future growth? Zuora is an…
574: Hack Summit 2018 - Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs)
Jul 8, 2018 • 28 min
Deconet CEO, David Sneider, on his goal is to make engaging with the digital knowledge economy faster, cheaper and easier by enabling creators to capture more of the value they create. I learn more about how Deconet has the vision to build the…
573: Hack Summit 2018 - Riccardo “Fluffy Pony” Spagni From Monero
Jul 7, 2018 • 18 min
hack.summit() is a virtual conference where audiences can learn from the world’s most renowned programmers. At this year’s Virtual Conference dedicated to Blockchain and Crypto, I caught up with Riccardo “Fluffy Pony” Spagni From Monero before he…
572: Brainshark Reveals AI-Powered Engine to Elevate Sales Coaching
Jul 5, 2018 • 19 min
Brainshark provides sales training, coaching, content authoring and lead sales enablement solutions to more than half the Fortune 100. But on today’s tech podcast I wanted to find out more about how AI and Machine Analysis is helping to processes sales…
571: How AI Can Be Used to Achieve Big and Small Wins in Business
Jul 4, 2018 • 31 min
Ople, a B2B software that uses AI to maximize the value of data, aims to solve both simple and complex challenges. Their mission is to ultimately make AI easy, affordable, and ubiquitous for businesses. I chat with Ople CEO, Pedro Alves about the…
570: The Digital Experience Platform for Content, Community, Commerce
Jul 3, 2018 • 17 min
I chat with Acquia CEO Mike Sullivan about how brands are reaching customers now, how they will in the future and the role of voice-enabled tech for example, which is a significant growth area for Acquia. We also discuss how consolidation moves by major…
569: How Evolv Balances Security, Safety, Flow and Customer Experience
Jul 2, 2018 • 21 min
Mike Ellenbogen is the CEO of Evolv Technology which is transforming venue security. As adversaries shift their focus towards event arenas, threats can come from anywhere and as recent security events have shown, it is not unique to any one place. We…
568: How SendGrid Processes 40 billion Emails Per Month
Jul 1, 2018 • 30 min
Tech Startup Story: How SendGrid went from the TechStars program and went onto becoming the first startup accelerator graduate to ever go public. The leader in email deliverability has processed over 40 billion emails each month for internet and…
567: Connecting Consumers With Brands Through Digital Experiences
Jul 1, 2018 • 26 min
Andres Angelani, CEO of Softvision, a digital services company that creates customized experiences that connect consumers to brands. He has a unique perspective on the digital economy and what it takes to win, particularly at the global level. On today’s…
566: How Grok Style Is Bringing Vision-Based AI Solutions to Retail
Jun 29, 2018 • 22 min
The innovative augmented reality app recently added industry-leading visual search to Ikea Place and much more. GrokStyle is a provider of vision-based AI solutions for retail that recently announced that it has been selected by IKEA to power visual…
565: Zinc - Communication Technology For The Deskless Worker
Jun 28, 2018 • 23 min
It would be tempting to put Zinc - founded by two former Yammer employees - into the same bucket with Slack, Atlassian, Microsoft Teams and the myriad other “team collaboration” tools. But Zinc is a mobile messaging app aimed at a completely different…
564: Crypto Interview: Why Streamr Aims To Be The eBay of Data Streams
Jun 27, 2018 • 39 min
Henri Pihkala is the CEO and Co-founder of Streamr, the online marketplace for decentralized, real-time data. Having recently partnered with both Nokia and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Streamr is essentially creating the app store for data streams that…
563: School Installs Podcast Studios To Hone Communication & Presentation Skills
Jun 26, 2018 • 27 min
Audio has a major impact on one’s ability to connect to and learn from its content. In fact, the retention rate of auditory learning is 2x higher than reading and 4x higher than lecturing. Faced with an evolving digital landscape, the Beaver Country Day…
562: Campaign Monitor Merges with Emma and Delivra
Jun 25, 2018 • 26 min
Campaign Monitor merges with Emma and Delivra to launch new Campaign Monitor Brand. Could this be the most comprehensive email marketing solution suite of three SaaS products in the industry? Campaign Monitor’s suite of email marketing solutions appears…
561: Amadeus Code - AI App Enhancing The Creative Process For Songwriters
Jun 24, 2018 • 16 min
Are you a songwriter in need of an AI songwriting assistant? Meet Amadeus Code, an artificial intelligence powered songwriting assistant that enhances the creative process by enabling songwriters to collaborate with an AI for endless creation and…
560: Devbridge Group - Inspirational Tech Startup Story
Jun 23, 2018 • 35 min
On today’s tech podcast, Aurimas Adomavicius shares his inspirational tech startup story about bootstrapping the Devbridge Group to a 40-million-dollar technology powerhouse with over 350 employees across five global offices. Aurimas also recently picked…
559: SessionM -The Tech Behind The Customer Data Platform
Jun 21, 2018 • 27 min
SessionM is a customer data and engagement platform that handles complex, large-scale personal data sets for some of the largest organizations around the globe – including enterprise brands like Nike, L’Oreal, Kimberly Clark, Coca Cola, TGI Fridays and…
558: Meet Cinamaker - The Live Streaming & Video Production Platform
Jun 20, 2018 • 17 min
Cinamaker recently revealed the first highly accessible pro-quality live streaming and video production platform. The intuitive interface can link up cameras of all kinds, from smartphones to DSLR cameras, and create live streams and “live-edits” by…
557: How GPEC Is Tempting Tech Companies to Relocate To Phoenix
Jun 19, 2018 • 26 min
GPEC is attracting quality tech companies to Phoenix. I wanted to find out more about the region’s approach to connectivity, how it extends beyond the fabric of their community and how as a region, they are on a relentless pursuit of innovation and…
556 MyTherapy, The Pill Reminder and Medication Tracker App
Jun 18, 2018 • 19 min
Medications can’t help you if you don’t take them, meet MyTherapy, your personal pill reminder and medication tracker app. The latest app making waves is often a gimmicky, fun trend which we delete within six months of downloading it; but theMyTherapy app…
555: How Workboard Activates Smarter Strategies For Fast-Growth Startups
Jun 17, 2018 • 28 min
Workboard is an innovative startup with the ambitious goal of creating a new category called Active Strategy Management to help the C-suite at fast-growth startups and business leaders at enterprise companies to accelerate their growth strategies. CEO and…
554: Bug Squasher - Test Powerful Issue Tracker With One Line of Code
Jun 16, 2018 • 17 min
Kirk Deis is a writer on Forbes, entrepreneur, and Founder/CEO of the digital marketing agency Treehouse 51. He has built two companies from the ground up and is excited to share his experiences in business and marketing with listeners of this tech…
553: Building a Diverse Workforce With Recruiting Artificial Intelligence
Jun 16, 2018 • 26 min
Machines are biased. Why? Because humans are biased and humans teach machines. With artificial intelligence being integrated into HR departments in an effort to take the bias out of hiring, we need to take a step back and ensure we’re taking the bias out…
552: New Data Shows How STEM Learning Is On The Rise in Tech
Jun 15, 2018 • 22 min
Thanks to technology, much of the world as we know it now will be vastly different in just a few decades. Sixty-five percent of children entering primary school today will work in jobs that don’t yet exist. As careers become increasingly…
551: Web Performance Trends Building A Visual Internet
Jun 14, 2018 • 21 min
I wanted to find out more about how the company is using online imagery to drive user experience and how optimal performance not only supports but drives the overall success of any business I talk to Doron Sherman who is spearheading the rise of the…
550: Omni Accelerator - The Innovation Lab for Middle Office Solutions
Jun 13, 2018 • 17 min
Apttus Establishes Omni Accelerator, the World’s First Innovation Lab for Middle Office Solutions The new research and engineering group to advance applied artificial intelligence, blockchain, and other cutting-edge quote-to-cash capabilities for Apttus’…
549: DeepBrain Chain - The AI Computing Platform Driven By Block Chain
Jun 12, 2018 • 23 min
Crypto Podcast: DeepBrain Chain’s vision is to provide a low-cost, private, flexible, secure, and decentralized artificial intelligence computing platform for AI products. The Vision of DeepBrain Chain is to provide a low-cost, privacy, flexible, safe and…
548: Guy Kawasaki - Talking Tech, Apple, Steve Jobs, Social Media & Privacy
Jun 10, 2018 • 18 min
Guy Kawasaki possesses an extensive knowledge of innovation, entrepreneurship, social media, and marketing. First and foremost, he is an evangelist. I wanted to learn more about Guy Kawasaki’s story, his time at Apple and the lessons learned from Steve…
547: What Is A Customer Data Platform (CDP)? And Why It Matters
Jun 10, 2018 • 19 min
There seems to be no escape from the rise of the customer data platform (CDP) at the moment. Gartner published “A Marketer’s Guide to What Is – and Isn’t – a Customer Data Platform” and “How Marketers Can Create a Business Case for a Customer Data…
546: The LastPass Psychology of Passwords Report
Jun 9, 2018 • 20 min
LastPass by LogMeIn, recently released findings of a new global survey, “Psychology of Passwords: Neglect is Helping Hackers Win,” revealing that despite today’s increased threat landscape and heightened global awareness of hacking and data breaches,…
545: CircleCI CEO Uses Tech To Create A Diverse & Inclusive Culture
Jun 8, 2018 • 29 min
CircleCI is the leading platform for software innovation at scale. With intelligent automation and delivery tools, CircleCI is used by more than 25,000 engineering organizations worldwide, including Facebook, Spotify, GoPro, Blue Apron, Bleacher Report,…
544: Oyster Protocol The Crypto With a Working Product and a Real-World Use
Jun 6, 2018 • 24 min
On today’s podcast, I chat to Chris Garner, Chief Marketing Officer at Oyster Protocol, a website monetization and distributed storage solution built on the IOTA and Ethereum blockchains that completed its Airdrop for its token in April this year. I…
543: How Tech Is Changing The Freelancing and Gig Economy
Jun 5, 2018 • 20 min
Have found yourself wondering if the gig/freelance economy could be for you or how it’s impacting business owners and professionals around the world? I wanted to delve into the facts and figures behind the freelancing and gig economy so invited Connor…
542: The Tech Startup That Will Change The Way You Fill Up Your Gas Tank
Jun 4, 2018 • 35 min
Filld is a gas delivery app. The tech startup was founded in 2015 and has raised over $16 million in capital to date. In a digital world where gas stations are disappearing, consumers can have someone fill up their car while it sits on their drive.…
541: From The NHL To Tech: ObserveIT CEO On Insider Threats
Jun 3, 2018 • 19 min
Mike McKee, CEO of ObserveIT reveals more about how his career as a professional hockey player for the Quebec Nordiques enabled him to take the lessons he learned from sports and take them into the security space— most notably the idea of “Moneyball.” As…
540: How WeGo Health Are Uniting Patient Leaders and Experts
Jun 3, 2018 • 25 min
WEGO Health is on a mission-driven company connecting healthcare with the experience, skills, and insights of Patient Leaders. They are the world’s largest network of Patient Leaders, working across all health conditions and topics. CEO Jack Barrette is…
539: How WorkCoin Is Reinventing Freelancing On Blockchain
Jun 2, 2018 • 24 min
WorkCoin is a ‘Google for Gigs’ professional services marketplace (now in desktop beta with iOS and Android apps coming later this year) that provides verified identities to allow employers to search any term and find relevant freelancers with a…
538: Sony Discuss The New 10-inch Sony Digital Paper
May 31, 2018 • 38 min
Sony Electronics continues to expand and enhance its Digital Paper product offering with the release of a new “notebook-sized” 10-inch model. I last spoke to Daniel Albohn, Global Business Development at Sony North America back in episode 277, but I…
537: ByHours - GPS Tech and the Microstays In Hotels Travel Trend
May 30, 2018 • 18 min
The Tech Startup Story behind ByHours and how it boosting the latest travel tech trend of microstays. BYHOURS is an app that makes all this possible and freeing-up consumers to use their time more creatively. The global online booking platform and app…
536: New Relic - A Discussion About Digital Transformation and DevOps
May 29, 2018 • 17 min
New Relic’s Chief Product Officer Jim Gochee talks about why CEOs are now fully committed to DevOps and digital transformation and how New Relic is helping customers such as Scripps, Draft Kings and Braze who approached the company for tips and help. We…
535: How AI Tech Startup Audioburst Will Change How You Consume Audio Content
May 28, 2018 • 24 min
Audioburst is a revolutionary AI-powered audio search platform connecting audio content and users. With the mission of organizing the world’s audio content, every day, the Audioburst AI platform listens to, understands, segments and indexes millions of…
534: The Creative Agency Creating Events To Shout About In London
May 27, 2018 • 33 min
Shout About London is the creative agency that leading brands want to work with at the moment. After having hosted one of the most talked about events of 2018, I wanted to find out more about the two young entrepreneurs behind Shout About London. Having…
533: AIGo - Blockchain Payment Solutions Built By AI and Cognitive Experts
May 27, 2018 • 22 min
Wouldn’t we all love to have a personal AI helper that is actually smart and useful, and moreover, one that is highly personalized to your preferences and activities? Imagine a super-smart Alexa / Siri / Google Assistant-like app or device that remembers…
532: The Tech Startup Building An ‘Anti Fake News’ Media Platform
May 26, 2018 • 15 min
Factmata is a London-based tech startup that uses artificial intelligence to help social media companies, publishers and advertising networks weed out fake news, hate speech, propaganda, and clickbait. Essentially, Factmata is on a mission to protect…
531: Adobe Discuss The $1.68 billion Acquisition of Magento
May 24, 2018 • 27 min
The announcement that Adobe acquired e-commerce Magento for $1.68 billion left many people with more questions than answers so I invited Errol Denger, director of Experience-Driven Commerce Program & Strategy, Adobe onto the show. The addition of the…
530: ChronoBank (Time) Launches LaborX, a Blockchain Based Job Platform
May 24, 2018 • 24 min
ChronoBank announces the launch of LaborX, the first complete blockchain-based job platform in the world. A key part of ChronoBank’s HR ecosystem, LaborX gives job seekers and companies the tools they need to transact quickly, safely, and easily in…
529: ClearSky Data - The Edge or the Cloud?
May 23, 2018 • 19 min
CEO and co-founder of ClearSky, Ellen Rubin built a career on finding people with outrageous ideas and launching companies that help bring those ideas to fruition. Her first entrepreneur endeavor, Netezza, revolutionized data warehousing before it was…
528: IBM Watson Marketing With Inhi Cho Suh
May 22, 2018 • 18 min
Here at the Apttus Accelerate conference in San Francisco, I have just seen Inhi Cho Suh, the GM at IBM Watson Marketing, perform her Quote-to-Cash Innovator session. On stage, she revealed that 92% of purchases today are influenced by social, digital…
527: The Soft Skills Gap In IT Holding Companies Back from Innovation
May 21, 2018 • 15 min
Why IT leaders should prioritize “soft” skills like leadership, collaboration and communication among technology and IT professionals. West Monroe Partners, a business and technology consultancy’s latest study “Closing the Technology Leadership Gap,”…
526: BrainCorp - An AI Technology Company Creating Brain’s For Robots
May 20, 2018 • 27 min
Brain Corp is building the future of autonomous navigation transforming today’s manually operated machines into tomorrow’s autonomous solutions. CEO, Dr. Eugene Izhikevich is a world-renowned computational neuroscientist turned tech entrepreneur and…
525: Microsoft Business Applications - Hayden Stafford Interview
May 16, 2018 • 17 min
Microsoft VP Hayden Stafford said in his Keynote at Apttus Accelerate that “It’s not industries that are transforming, it’s companies transforming industries. More precisely it’s people transforming those companies.” As sales teams worldwide are…
524: Apttus Omni - The World’s First Middle Office Platform
May 15, 2018 • 24 min
I chat with Raj Verma about the big themes at the Apptus Accelerate event this year. We discuss how Apptus is a hybrid cloud platform and by working alongside, Salesforce, Microsoft, and IBM they are truly cloud agnostic. We also talk about Apttus’ Max,…
523: R2integrated: Marketing Technology, Digital and Demand Gen Agency
May 14, 2018 • 19 min
Jennifer Quinlan from R2i, discusses the future of marketing personalization in the Adobe Think Tank. She’s passionate that brands should be building more customized experienced, tailored to specific needs, but without crossing the line that makes…
522: Omni Reveal Their Tech Startup Story and Raising Funding From Ripple (XRP)
May 11, 2018 • 22 min
Have you accumulated too much stuff over the years and wish you could manage your life like dropbox? This story about accessing things rather than owning everything has it all and an inspiring tech startup journey. From a fantastic idea, Stefan Thomas at…
521: MindTickle Reveal Vision Around Data-driven Sales Enablement
May 9, 2018 • 23 min
The tech startup story behind MindTickle raising $27 million in Series B funding to accelerate product innovation. Over the last 15 years, 52% of Fortune 500 companies have disappeared; the ones who survive recognize the importance of shifting the…
520: How Nozomi Networks Provides Critical Infrastructure Resilience
May 8, 2018 • 25 min
Nozomi Networks is leading Industrial Control System (ICS) cybersecurity with the most comprehensive platform to deliver real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility. Since 2013 the company has innovated the use of machine learning and artificial…
519: Why Pod Papers Is Turning Podcasts Into a Magazine
May 7, 2018 • 12 min
Even in the era of “there’s an app for that,” our largely tech-first culture is reclaiming timeless analog elements. Today the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign unveils a new limited-edition print publication, Pod Papers Magazine, bringing…
518: How Adobe Analytics Is Empowering Brands to Deliver Experiences
May 5, 2018 • 21 min
Jeff Allen from Adobe Analytics helps navigate around buzzwords, algorithms, and models so you can get to the essence of how data science can move the needle for your organization and can even highlight that via the medium of the NBA Hoops arcade game.…
517: How Airbus Is Using Technology To Improve Customer Experiences
May 4, 2018 • 16 min
The big trend this year is experiences over products. When I found that Dirk Erat from Airbus was at the Adobe Summit this week, I jumped at the chance to grab a quick chat with him for today’s show. Dirk is the Head of Communications for Airbus Defence…
516: Why Ori Eisen Is Leading The No Passwords Revolution With Trusona
May 3, 2018 • 21 min
Ori Eisen is the leader of the no passwords revolution. But the founder/CEO spent the past 20 years building technology to fight online crime and create a safer Internet. He sold his first company called 41st Parameter to Experian for $324 million. Frank…
515: How You Can Help Allianz on Their Digital Transformation Journey
May 3, 2018 • 19 min
The Allianz Group is one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide, serving approximately 85 million customers in more than 70 countries. Allianz wants to migrate their complex online world to the Adobe Experience Manager and add…
514: How Mirriad Is Paving The Way In Next-Generation Advertising
May 2, 2018 • 27 min
Mirriad is a video technology company delivering in-video advertising by naturally blending brand advertising into popular entertainment content. Mirriad creates advertising opportunities within existing video content across multiple shows. Advertisers…
513: Vonage - The Digital Transformation and a New Era of Communications
May 1, 2018 • 23 min
Keeping the lead over the competition doesn’t mean having the best products, or lowest prices. Instead, successful companies are closely tied to an organization’s ability to recognize shifts in the market landscape and its capacity to respond by adapting…
512: Creating Your Own Story in Minutes with Tap by Wattpad
Apr 30, 2018 • 15 min
At Wattpad, they believe that good old-fashioned written stories are one way that brands can set themselves apart. Wattpad users are spending 30 minutes every day reading content on their desktops and smartphones and engaging with brands. Chat stories are…
511: Empowering An Entire Generation of Women Tech Entrepreneurs
Apr 27, 2018 • 25 min
It all started in New York City when Elevacao CEO and founder Marisa Warren met Karen Jacobsen, the Australian voice of Siri in your iPhone & GPS devices, in an elevator… What followed was an inspirational story and friendship that resulted in them both…
510: Ben Walker - Founder Of Million Dollar Transcription Business
Apr 26, 2018 • 17 min
Transcription Outsourcing, LLC provides transcription services. They work with government agencies, single practice attorneys, and physicians, as well as entire university systems to provide fast, accurate, and reliable transcription services. However, I…
509: The Power of Technology, Creativity, and an Entrepreneurial Mindset
Apr 25, 2018 • 21 min
Steve Day started his company ideaMachine Studio in the back of a New York church in 2010, within the first year, he considered cutting his losses and most of his team quit. Today ideaMachine Studio is a leader in the animation industry and pursued by…
508: Tackling GDPR Compliance & Building a Strategic HR Team
Apr 24, 2018 • 19 min
HR Tech - Clément Buyse, co-founder and President of PeopleDoc reveals more about the French company that is growing rapidly in the US with clients that include Nestle, GoDaddy, and Starbucks. At PeopleDoc they encourage businesses to “Join the global…
507: How Polyup Is Enabling Computational Thinking and Problem Solving
Apr 23, 2018 • 28 min
Polyup is the world’s first “casual modding” digital platform. Designed for math teachers, in particular, the visual, self-paced environment allows for players to freely experiment with numbers through gamified computational challenges that must be…
506: 3D Facial Authentication for High-Volume People Identification
Apr 20, 2018 • 20 min
SensibleVision is a global leader in multi-factor biometric-driven authentication technologies leveraging facial recognition. For more than a decade, their patented face authentication and continuous security technology have helped banks, technology…
505: Chinese Search Giant Baidu Talk About DU Recorder, Facemoji
Apr 19, 2018 • 17 min
Today, I want to talk about The booming Internet in China and reveal more about Baidu, the company behind the 4th largest search engine in the world. Josh Fenn talks about products such as DU Caller, DU Recorder, DU Ad Platform, Facemoji and a little more…
504: CloudMounter Encrypting and Protecting Cloud Services
Apr 18, 2018 • 13 min
CloudMounter is a cloud manager that works with your cloud accounts and web servers in macOS Finder as if they were local drives. You can mount your OpenStack, OneDrive, Google Drive, Amazon S3 and Dropbox storages and FTP, SFTP, FTPS and WebDAV servers.…
503: How CorkGuru Helps Restaurants Add Value To Their Wine Programs
Apr 17, 2018 • 29 min
CorkGuru is a digital wine platform designed to help restaurants enhance their wine program and create better guest experiences. Restaurants can better manage their wine inventory which drives sales for the beverage program and guests have the chance to…
502: How Zaius Is Helping Marketers Unify Their Customer Data
Apr 16, 2018 • 18 min
Zaius is a B2C CRM that delivers real-time, cross-channel marketing automation and attribution built on a single customer view, for customers including online retailers Polyvore and Moda Operandi. I invited Mark Gally, CEO of Zaius on to the show to talk…
501: How Soundfly, Effectively Implemented A Music Education Platform
Apr 13, 2018 • 28 min
Soundfly exists to help curious musicians anywhere achieve their musical goals. Their learning model pairs high-quality online content (courses & articles) with highly personalized 1:1 musical coaching via trained expert musicians called Soundfly Mentors.…
500: How Liberty Tax Are Using Tech & Content To Put Fun Into Taxes
Apr 12, 2018 • 18 min
While here in Nashville I bumped into Kathleen Guzman from Liberty Tax. We got talking about how they are attempting to put fun into taxes. As the US prepares to file their taxes ahead of the deadline in a few weeks, we discuss how crypto profits will…
499: Exploring Marketing Technologies at Marketing United by EMMA
Apr 11, 2018 • 29 min
Marketing United is currently uniting the smartest minds in the industry to share new ideas on the future of Marketing in Nashville, Tennessee. Rather than promoting services, the event is facilitating a discussion around all the key talking points not…
498: Key Information Discuss Object Storage as a Service vs Block Storage
Apr 10, 2018 • 45 min
Clayton Weiss is the director of cloud services for KeyInfo and discusses what trends he is seeing from his clients that are encouraging them to consider object storage, why it’s a popular choice over file or block storage, how it can address rapid data…
497: How Pointy Gets Local Retailers Most Obscure Products On Google
Apr 5, 2018 • 16 min
Mark Cummins is the co-founder of Pointy, a startup that helps local retailers get their products online. Retailers just plug in a Pointy device, and the complete contents of their store is displayed online automatically. Previously Mark co-founded Plink,…
496: Marty Puranik, CEO of Atlantic.Net Share His Tech Startup Story
Apr 4, 2018 • 19 min
Marty Puranik is the CEO of Atlantic.Net, a leading cloud hosting solutions provider. In the mid-1990s at the University of Florida, internet service was scarce. Out of frustration due to the lack of internet access around campus, Marty set out to become…
495: Hotwire Global Tech Exec Heather Kernahan Shares Her Story
Apr 3, 2018 • 16 min
Hotwire is a global PR and communications agency dedicated to helping ambitious companies change their game, build their reputation, and stand out from the crowd. The award-winning company also named 2015 Tech Agency of Year. However, when I heard about…
494: - Interview with Adobe Analytics Rock Star Audrey Salerno
Apr 1, 2018 • 14 min
Audrey Salerno is a quality-driven web analyst at who enjoys looking at data in new ways to find actionable insights and new insights into visitor engagement. However, Audrey appeared on my radar when she was awarded the prestige of becoming an…
493: Adobe Summit - Equinox & Adobe on the Future of Design
Mar 29, 2018 • 16 min
Meredith Cooper is part of the Creative Cloud Enterprise team for Adobe and doing some great things with Equinox which is a global fitness club that has a reputation for being a provocative brand. The company sees design as being a key part of the…
492: Adobe Summit Sneaks - Intelligent Content Insights
Mar 28, 2018 • 12 min
Intelligent Content Insights: Content marketing has been a proven way for brands to attract and retain customers. Compared to traditional marketing methods, it is six times more effective in driving conversion. As competition for eyeballs intensifies, AI…
491: Adobe Summit: Gigya Co-Founder Launches Book On The Digital Identity Crisis
Mar 27, 2018 • 25 min
Rooly Eliezerov is the Co-Founder and President of Gigya. The Digital Identity Crisis catalogs the evolving dimensions of individual identity which have emerged through the digital era and the challenges that businesses today are facing as a result, but…
490: Yotpo Reveal A.I. Powered “Insights” Product at Shoptalk
Mar 26, 2018 • 21 min
Yotpo is known for helping brands collect and leverage reviews and photos throughout the buyer journey to increase trust, social proof and sales. Yotpo recently launched Insights to help direct commerce brands analyze customer feedback at scale using…
489: CryptoMove - The Moving Target Defense Data Protection Platform
Mar 25, 2018 • 22 min
CryptoMove is a cybersecurity startup led by a father-and-son team. After years of stealth R&D, CryptoMove launched in 2017 and already is working with paying customers in the Fortune 100, Fortune 50, and Fortune 20, as well as federal agencies such as…
488: The Tech and Innovation Behind 2.7 Billion Wine Closures
Mar 23, 2018 • 27 min
When you open a bottle of wine this weekend, have you stopped to think of the closure on the bottle? Did you know that there are PlantCorcs™, Natural Corks, Vintop Screwcaps, Syntek Synthetic Corks and Vinolok Glass Closures? When I heard that there the…
487: Taryn Southern On Composing Her New Album Entirely With AI
Mar 21, 2018 • 30 min
Taryn Southern has nearly half a million YouTube subscribers and her videos have received more than 700 million views online. But the artist and digital storyteller turned to artificial intelligence to create her upcoming album called I AM. The music…
486: How UENI Is Helping Over 2 Million Local Businesses Get Online
Mar 20, 2018 • 21 min
Cconsumers are increasingly searching for services online, and the reality is that many local businesses haven’t had the time to catch up. However, UENI is a London based technology company that is getting these local businesses online to level the uneven…
485: Meet The World’s First 100% Cloud-Based Call Center Technology
Mar 19, 2018 • 28 min
Have you ever wondered how to get crowds to check out your booth to learn more about your company at an event? What lengths would you go to capture the attention of your audience? Would you build a space truck that looks like something from the set of…
484: Yext - How to Optimize Your Business For Voice Search
Mar 17, 2018 • 24 min
Have you noticed how we are increasingly using our voice rather than fingers for searching online? This got me thinking, in 5 years from now will the SEO and website info we have invested heavily in meaningless if everyone is seeking answers online by…
483: Digital Marketing Technology Entrepreneur Shares His Startup Story
Mar 16, 2018 • 21 min
Marketing Town by Tech Essence is offering the next generation of campaign management, tracking, & analytics technology with their solution. But its the tech startup story that is inspiring. The Norwegian-born founder of Tech Essence, Ken Leren, has…
482: Climbing Higher With A Virtual Workforce and No Office
Mar 15, 2018 • 27 min
Bryan Miles is CEO & Co-founder of BELAY, alongside his wife Shannon. The leading US-based, virtual solutions company has over six hundred team members—all working from home, remotely thanks to advances in technology. I talk to Bryan about his personal…
481: How Tech Is Enabling A Flexible Work & Mum Economy
Mar 13, 2018 • 21 min
When today’s guest was faced with having to return to work after her maternity leave, she turned to technology and a host of free online tools to help her launch her own business. With gender equality, flexible working and maternity discrimination making…
480: The FinTech Startup Using Machine Learning Disrupt Asset Management
Mar 12, 2018 • 23 min
The FinTech company using machine learning and data analytics to reshape the asset management space. Founded in Tel Aviv in 2016, Pagaya has raised $200MM in capital to date, mainly from institutional investors. Utilizing state-of-the-art, machine…
479: Noodle AI - Why Artificial Intelligence Is Not Magic. It’s Data
Mar 11, 2018 • 18 min
From global leader of Watson for IBM global business services to enterprise artificial intelligence leader Noodle AI, Stephen Pratt has a fascinating story to share. is the leading Enterprise Artificial Intelligence applications company. The…
478: The Rise Of The Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Mar 9, 2018 • 23 min
Welcome to the digital world where the personalization of everything is the new currency. If a brand fails to listen to its customers or remove frustrating friction points from archaic processes, loyalty will be sacrificed with immediate effect. After…
477: Jay Leopardi - How Fanstereo Is Empowering Artists and Fans
Mar 7, 2018 • 40 min
Jay Leopardi is the co-founder and CEO of the entertainment industry’s newest lifestyle brand, Fanstereo. As an industry veteran, Leopardi had an early start in entertainment, which led to his career success as a lifestyle and pop culture branding expert.…
476: Exploring Property or Places in VR and 360 Video With 3xplor
Mar 6, 2018 • 17 min
The technology used to create 360° video & virtual reality is maturing fast. Now people can enjoy exploring property and places from afar, and businesses can attract custom in ways that were not previously possible. Launched in October 2017 and designed…
475: Creating A Global Impact Through Entrepreneurship, Tech & Crypto
Mar 5, 2018 • 43 min
Today’s guest is Jesse Sullivan, the founder & CEO of Alter, a nonprofit on a mission to transform the developing world through entrepreneurship. Alter is in four countries—Haiti, Afghanistan, Cuba, Myanmar—and is working with 17 ventures. Alter also…
474: How Technology is Influencing Cupertino Electric
Mar 2, 2018 • 24 min
John Boncher shares his story and how technology is influencing the way Cupertino Electric works. We also talk about the how a lack of trade skills is leaving many job roles unfilled and how kids can prepare to fills these roles. Cupertino’s toughest…
473: From Professional Tennis To Tech Startup CEO & Lessons Learned
Feb 28, 2018 • 24 min
Hartmut Liebel is the CEO of iQor, a managed services and solutions provider for some of the world’s most well-known technology brands. But I invited him on the show today to share his experiences in losing both as a professional tennis player and in…
472: How Skratch Connects Dallas Teens with Local Paying Gigs
Feb 27, 2018 • 19 min
Teenagers have a lot to offer. They’re motivated by opportunity and reward, same as adults. But, it used to be easier for young people to find honest work around the neighborhood. Enter Skratch, a mobile demand-based platform founded by the father of two…
471: Ashley Boolell Explores The Dark Net In His Novel ‘Killed In’
Feb 24, 2018 • 32 min
Has an idea ever popped into your head for a great book or TV series? Did you quickly write down your concept or did you simply forget about it? Ashley Boolell went a step further and used technology to turn his idea into a novel. I wanted to learn more…
470: Why Former Apple CEO John Sculley Is Still In The Disruption Business
Feb 20, 2018 • 31 min
John Sculley, former CEO of Apple and current CMO of RxAdvance reveals why he is still in the disruption business and what it felt like having Jeff Daniels play him in the Aaron Sorkin Steve Jobs movie. We discuss how his time at Apple led to his current…
469: MarTech - Nuxeo, The Cloud-Native Content Services Platform
Feb 19, 2018 • 24 min
Nuxeo, maker of the leading, cloud-native content services platform, is reinventing enterprise content and digital asset management. The company is fundamentally changing how people work with both data and content to realize new value from digital…
468: WWPass - How PassHub Is Protecting User Credentials
Feb 17, 2018 • 18 min
WWPass is a global cybersecurity company that provides identity, authentication, and access management (IAM) technology. The company battles data breaches and identity theft with advanced authentication and data storage technology to deliver a user…
467: How Paragon Coin Is Using Blockchain To Transform The Cannabis Industry
Feb 16, 2018 • 27 min
Jessica VerSteeg reveals her cyrpto tech startup story. Jessica wants to help bring back the trust and respect the cannabis industry deserves, so she decided to build PARAGON. Jessica is focused on providing a blockchain platform the Cannabis industry to…
466: Using Tech to Become a Location Independent Serial Entrepreneur
Feb 14, 2018 • 24 min
Renowned online marketer, book publisher, and SEO expert Tom Libelt has mastered the whole digital nomad/location independence thing with ease. But I wanted to find out more about his entrepreneurial story and how he learned to hustle from the school of…
465: The Successful Tech Startup Story Behind PicsArt Photo Studio
Feb 13, 2018 • 14 min
How PicsArt Photo Studio went from a startup in Armenia and grew to be a global company. PicsArt, the world’s largest editing app that’s created a new kind of creative community and has evolved beyond its impressive product features to create a new kind…
464: How Waze Is Revolutionizing Digital Navigation
Feb 12, 2018 • 35 min
How Waze is transforming digital navigation with a growing number of tech solutions to businesses and individuals to outsmart traffic. Waze Beacons Program is improving tunnel navigation in cities around the world and became the first scalable, affordable…
463: The Semiconductor Innovation Revolutionizing The Refrigeration Industry
Feb 11, 2018 • 24 min
Tony Atti is a CEO that is revolutionizing the 100-year-old refrigeration industry and the way we cool everything from soda to flu vaccines and fiber optic cables. Today, his company, Phononic, is a $158M venture-backed company with major investors,…
462: The Uber Of Staffing App Aiming to Revolutionize The Hospitality Industry
Feb 9, 2018 • 18 min
How Jitjatjo uses AI to simplify talent acquisition and streamlining temp role fulfillment
461: How MeTEOR Education is Humanizing the Education Machine
Feb 8, 2018 • 28 min
MeTEOR Education is a leading educational services partner working with education providers to help them create High-impact Learning Environments and High-impact Learning Experiences throughout the US. Although I am fascinated by EdTech and how technology…
460: How Wowza Brings Professional-Quality Broadcasts to Facebook Live
Feb 7, 2018 • 17 min
The tech startup story behind how Wowza partnered with Facebook to launch the first broadcast-quality streaming device for professionals. Designed in collaboration with Facebook, the ClearCaster appliance is built from the ground up to ensure successful…
459: How SuperFan Is Uniting Influencers, Brands and Fans
Feb 6, 2018 • 23 min
SuperFan is a new-age media company looking to bridge the gaps between influencers, brands and fans. The company aggregates data from Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook using their proprietary technology and show users their passionate, influential…
458: Legal Tech - How AI is Enabling Law Firms to Adapt to Value-Based Pricing
Feb 5, 2018 • 19 min
A.I. driven platform trained on the largest proprietary data set of law firm business models, lawyer profiles, as well as matter profiles. The platform makes mass quantity of data, analyzes it, and provides actionable, easy-to-use insights. Founded by Raj…
457: How To Bring Augmented Reality to Your Super Bowl Party
Feb 3, 2018 • 15 min
Virtex Arena is an AR app that is meant to cure dead time at live NFL games. The app consists of a football kicking game and passing game in which fans can collectively participate and compete against each other during timeouts, commercial breaks etc. I…
456: The Rise Of The Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform
Feb 1, 2018 • 23 min
Craig Cecilio os the CEO & founder of DiversyFund and I invited him on the podcast today to learn more about Craig’s 20 years of experience in the industry and how technology is changing traditional investments Craig reveals how is setting out to…
455: Meet Jubal, The Classical Music Events App
Jan 31, 2018 • 20 min
Jubal is a classical music Events app that is uniting music lovers venues, performers, orchestras, and promoters in the UK. I invited Francis Hornak onto the show to learn how the Jubal App will prove beneficial to all parties involved by encouraging the…
454: How Ghostery Is Deploying AI in the Fight Against Ad Trackers
Jan 30, 2018 • 31 min
Did you know that everytime you visit a website, there are hundreds of companies such as Google, Facebook that are tracking your online behavior and a building a profile about you? Even if you are not being served adverts, many retailers often track your…
453: YogaTrail - The Technology Behind The World’s Yoga Network
Jan 29, 2018 • 24 min
We don’t often associate technology with Yoga, but I am fascinated by how it is helping YogaTrail unite Yoga lovers and teachers from all over the world. YogaTrail is on a mission to empower yoga instructors, most of whom are female entrepreneurs.…
452: How GLG Is Building The Future of Professional Learning
Jan 28, 2018 • 26 min
GLG is on a mission to transform the way top professionals share expertise and learn. They curate custom learning experiences with professionals and thought leaders around the world. The company organizes conversations, small group meetings, mentorships,…
451: The Startup Removing Information Silos & Apps To Increase Productivity
Jan 27, 2018 • 22 min
Instead of trying to integrate a bunch of different tools that aren’t talking to each other, wouldn’t it make more sense to have all of those features native on one platform? Meet Zillable. A new collaboration platform for teams big and small that is…
450: HR Tech - How Reflektive Is Rethinking Performance Reviews
Jan 26, 2018 • 26 min
The destructive effects of the traditional performance review or annual appraisal are well documented. Rather than motivate staff they demotivate employees. What if an HR Tech solution dared to approach it differently? Disney exec Rajeev Behera made the…
449: The Music Radio Creative - Mastering Audio Tech With Mike Russell
Jan 25, 2018 • 28 min
Mike Russell is the creative director at Music Radio Creative. Audio production is his life. Mike is passionate about helping you to sound great! Music Radio Creative - is an international audio production company. Mike and his team make jingles for…
448: Omegavision - VR Without the Headset, and So Much More
Jan 24, 2018 • 16 min
Every once in a while comes a new disruptive technology that changes everything. VR has stalled, the headsets are not bringing VR to the masses as promised. Step forward Omegavision which is VR without the headset, and so much more. Omegavision is…
447: Sarah Elkins Reveals The Story Behind No Longer Virtual
Jan 23, 2018 • 27 min
I first came across the unique No Longer Virtual conference in a Forbes article entitled 7 ‘Can’t-Miss’ Conferences For Entrepreneurs in 2017. In a digital era where we all have an increasing number of online connections in our lives, Sarah Elkins had a…
446: The Smart Walkie-Talkie Helping Parents Manage Screen Addiction
Jan 22, 2018 • 23 min
Helping Parents Manage Screen Addiction With Screen-Less Walkie-Talkie Called Relay. I invited the CEO of Republic Wireless onto the podcast to talk about two new devices, which are aimed at minimizing digital distraction and manage screen addiction.…
445: Startup Veteran and Visionary Entrepreneur Andrew Weinreich
Jan 21, 2018 • 19 min
Andrew Weinreich is a social networking pioneer and founder of 7 tech startups, including sixdegrees, the world’s first social network. In Predicting Our Future, he interviews leading entrepreneurs to predict massive opportunities for the next generation…
444: LegalTech - Tackling GDPR and Legal Tech Trends
Jan 20, 2018 • 28 min
Dan Storbaek recently gave a talk on the top 10 “Trends in Legal Tech 2018.” Dan started a legal tech company SecurePrivacy.AI to help businesses meet the requirements for GDPR. We discuss how to prepare for GDPR and also look at the top LegalTech trends…
443: The Startup Leading The Way With Usage-Based Billing SaaS Models
Jan 19, 2018 • 21 min
The Tech Startup Story behind Cheddar and how it hopes to modernize recurring billing with a unique usage-based API for Saas Models. “The Cheddar platform understands we’re living in a usage-based, real-time world, not a paper-based world, we decided to…
442: The New Brand Management Tool Powered By Machine Learning
Jan 18, 2018 • 26 min
BrandYourself provides tools and services that help people and businesses monitor and improve how their image online, helping to clean up risk factors in search results and on social media as well as build a positive personal brand. The platform consists…
441: EdTech - How Hackathons Are Helping Quizlet Make a Difference
Jan 17, 2018 • 23 min
San Francisco-based EdTech company, Quizlet is the largest user-generated online learning platform in the U.S. Every month, over 20 million active learners from 130 countries practice and master more than 200 million study sets of content on every…
440: CYBRI - The Cybersecurity Marketplace Securing Business Assets
Jan 16, 2018 • 23 min
CYBRI is an expert network of cybersecurity professionals, filling the void in the market for small and medium-sized businesses on their immediate and long-term cybersecurity needs. Cybersecurity attacks and breaches are increasing exponentially and the…
439: Why EdTech Leader Coursera Is Top Of The Online Learning Space
Jan 15, 2018 • 29 min
Meet Coursera, the world’s largest EdTech company with 28+ million learners around the world, 150+ university partners, and more than 2,000 courses. The company was founded by two Stanford professors, Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller, with a mission to provide…
438: How iboss is Breaking Through the Web Gateway Industry
Jan 13, 2018 • 17 min
The tech startup story behind bootstrapping their way to launching a cybersecurity company to protect the distributed, mobile workforce. Driven by their vision and passion, they bootstrapped the company and focused on building out robust product…
437: CES 2018 - Clazio Brings The ‘Smart’ to Smart Home Entertainment
Jan 12, 2018 • 11 min
The Clazio Spark is a new touchscreen home entertainment centre that combines the very best in voice technologies, top content providers, and premium audio. The device also has impeccable credentials in voice control and interfaces with both Amazon Alexa…
436: CES 2018: AstroReality Provides Out Of This World Experience
Jan 11, 2018 • 14 min
CES visitors can swing by the AstroReality CES 2018 booth to get hands-on with LUNAR and the entire solar system. The Augmented Reality app will also allow users to follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, and experience one small step…
435: CES 2018 - Sleep Number, Unveils the Future of Health and Wellness
Jan 11, 2018 • 18 min
At CES 2018, Sleep Number Corporation provided a glimpse into the future of health and wellness. From identifying and warning of a heart attack to detecting sleep apnea, the Sleep Number 360™ smart bed’s biometric sleep tracking technology and…
434: CES 2018 - ZTE CEO Lixin Cheng Talks About Axon M, IoT & 5G
Jan 10, 2018 • 24 min
Are you disillusioned with the smartphone market in a mobile-first world where 99% of the devices look the same? One of the things I love about CES is we get to see new and exciting products. I recently saw the ZTE Axon M which has not one but two screens…
433: CES 2018 - How LyricMerch Enables Music Fans to Customize Merch
Jan 9, 2018 • 19 min
Darryl Ballantyne originally conceived LyricFind in 2000 and has attended over ten CES events during his entrepreneurial journey. But here has returned for CES 2018 to talk about how LyricMerch draws on LyricFind’s database of millions of lyrics and…
432: CES 2018 - CINEMOOD: The First Mini Cinema for Families
Jan 8, 2018 • 14 min
CINEMOOD is the maker of innovative, portable mini-cinema projector devices with a content platform for kids. CINEMOOD’s Storyteller is the first cloud-connected mini cinema for families that displays immersive content onto any surface. The Storyteller is…
431: Reverb LP - The Technology Behind The Online Vinyl Marketplace
Jan 7, 2018 • 20 min
Reverb LP is an online marketplace for buying and selling records. The site provides record stores, collectors, fans, and more with an easier and more cost-efficient option for buying and selling records and other physical music formats online. Created by…
430: How GoSpotCheck Is A Business Enabler For Real-Time Field Data
Jan 6, 2018 • 21 min
GoSpotCheck is a simple, integrated SaaS platform for companies with large field operations looking for real-time field data and improved execution from their field teams. Its data-driven technologies allow for efficiency in the field and advanced…
429: How This Boston Company is Redefining Online Success for Businesses
Jan 5, 2018 • 25 min
How Nanigans arms marketing teams to drive incremental revenue with the most powerful and transparent cross-channel buying platform.
428: Cubetto - The Screen-Less Coding Toy For Children Aged 3 to 6
Jan 4, 2018 • 26 min
In March 2016, the company launched Cubetto, a coding toy famous for introducing computer programming to children ages three and up without the use of screens, with a record-breaking $1.6 million Kickstarter campaign, becoming the most funded ed tech…
427: The School with Mandatory Coding Lessons & Coding Concepts
Jan 3, 2018 • 32 min
The Village School in Houston has mandatory coding for every single one of its middle school students and introduces coding concepts as early as preschool. At most schools, coding is an elective, but Village’s Head of School made a deliberate decision to…
426: Tech Startup Story - Bluzelle ICO - Blockchain Data Storage
Jan 2, 2018 • 25 min
Bluzelle fills a key gap in decentralized infrastructure, offering a database for applications that are built on blockchain technology — the data needs to be stored and organized somehow, and there’s no point using dated technology to do so. Bluzelle’s…
425: The Data Science Startup Removing Inefficiencies For Traders
Jan 1, 2018 • 19 min
Having cut his teeth as a trader at Citigroup, Kumesh saw firsthand the inefficiencies that traders face daily without forward-thinking technology. Between switching from three screens fixated on Bloomberg Terminal, Dow Jones and Thompson Reuters and…
424: Aaron Rallo - Insights From Working On 3 Tech Startups
Dec 31, 2017 • 21 min
TSO Logic is the third tech startup that Aaron Rallo, CEO has been part of. Prior to that, he held positions at Microsoft and Fujifilm, and spent 16 years building and operating online platforms for large retailers including Walmart, Costco and Tesco. TSO…
423: Unified Communications and Digital Workplace Disruption
Dec 30, 2017 • 14 min
Only 5% of companies with 250 or more employees have moved communications to the cloud. Global Market Insights forecasts the unified communications market to reach $96 billion by 2023. Big tech players are scrambling to get their piece of the pie - Amazon…
422: Crestron and Amazon Join Forces to Make Meetings Productive
Dec 28, 2017 • 21 min
Crestron creates automation and control solutions for homes and buildings. They let people control entire environments with the push of a button, integrating systems such as AV, lighting, shading, security, BMS and HVAC to provide greater comfort,…
421: Lessons Learned Growing To 100 Million Users & Losing $78 Million
Dec 27, 2017 • 22 min
Imagine waking up one morning to find your previously unknown tech start-up all over the news. After years of hard work and unsuccessful investor pitches, your valuation has increased tenfold overnight and investors are suddenly acknowledging your success…
420: Transforming Home Service With Predictive Analytics For Home Utilities
Dec 26, 2017 • 25 min
LifeWhere is trying to solve home utility problems before they become problems. The company is transforming the home service provider market by introducing predictive analytics for home utilities. The breakthrough LifePulse technology attaches to machines…
419: Sapho: A Modern Employee Portal For Today’s Digital Workplace
Dec 24, 2017 • 17 min
Sapho empowers the enterprise workforce with a modern portal experience that triples productivity and accelerates the speed of business. Using micro apps that surface personalized and relevant tasks from existing systems to any device, intranet, or…
418: Rewiring Trade Finance With Transformative Technology Solutions
Dec 20, 2017 • 18 min
TradeIX is rewiring trade finance by providing the most connected and secured platform infrastructure for banks, asset managers, corporates and value-added service providers. The team behind the success at TradeIX are driving a paradigm shift in the way…
417: DCM Ventures, David Cheng Explores Agriculture & Food Tech
Dec 19, 2017 • 19 min
DCM Ventures is a venture capital firm with over $3 billion under management. Since 1996, they have invested in more than 325 technology companies across the U.S. and Asia. With offices in Silicon Valley, Beijing, and Tokyo, DCM Ventures empowers our…
416: Xupo - From Dragons Den to CES, A Tech Startup Success Story
Dec 18, 2017 • 27 min
I speak with Raj Sark on the podcast who tells me all about the success story of Xupo. However, after embarking on a journey from concept -> product design -> Kickstarter -> procurement -> manufacturing -> fulfillment & distribution and product design…
415: Powering Precision Health Through Proactive Health Care
Dec 17, 2017 • 37 min
Kevin Hrusovsky is the CEO of Quanterix and the Founder of the Powering Precision Health Summit. He has more than 25 years experience leading life sciences and biotechnology companies I invited Kevin Hrusovsky onto the show about how we are approaching a…
414: Voice Casting Reveals Marketing and Advertising Trends for 2018
Dec 16, 2017 • 25 min is the largest global online marketplace for audio and voice over products and services comprised of nearly half a million business clients and voice actors. Although receiving two million unique visitors annually and 250,000 transactions are…
413: How This Narrative Analytics Company Is Using Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning
Dec 15, 2017 • 18 min
Protagonist is a “Narrative Analytics” company that provides brand data to enterprises for marketing purposes. The platform that uses Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning to analyze millions of data points via all media channels (social…
412: How GroundTruth Uses Location Data To Predict Behavior
Dec 14, 2017 • 24 min
How GroundTruth is using technology to drive in-store visits and sales by leveraging location as the primary source of intent. The company provides foot traffic location data for retailers and predicted Chipotle’s earnings last year stemming from foot…
411: Swanest - The FinTech Startup With Intelligent Investment Tools
Dec 13, 2017 • 18 min
Swanest is a financial technology start-up that develops intelligent investment tools to help investors to build, analyse and manage portfolios in a simple way. The company also introduced a brand-new online investment tool (Investment Assistant), based…
410: The Tech Startup Automating In-Office Package Delivery
Dec 12, 2017 • 20 min
Envoy is building the office of the future by automating away mundane workplace-management tasks like receiving, sorting and dispensing the myriad of packages we have sent to our offices. The app allows whoever is receiving packages at the front desk to…
409: Storyblocks 2018 Creative Trends Guide Reveals Disruption For Stock Content Industry
Dec 11, 2017 • 22 min
Storyblocks’ CEO, TJ Leonard revealed insights that indicate a shift in attitudes from the 64M searches and 38M downloads across their sites in the last year (365 days). The results suggest that creators are increasingly globally aware and are unwittingly…
408: The Tech Startup Bringing Technology To Traditional Infrastructure
Dec 10, 2017 • 22 min
Pavia Systems provides much-needed technology solutions to infrastructure projects across the US. They work with both Departments of Transportation and private companies. Tthe CEO and co-founder George White talks about some of the most interesting…
407: The Startup Helping Kids Learn to Code While Building Their Own Robot
Dec 9, 2017 • 13 min
The tech startup story behind the Vienna-based hardware company called Robo Wunderkind. They develop modular programmable robots for young children: with Robo Wunderkind, kids can just snap the modules together in different configurations to build their…
406: Create A Digital Clone of Yourself With The Genies App
Dec 8, 2017 • 21 min
The next-gen Bitmoji competitor just came out of stealth and is valued at $100M from top investors. Genies enables you to create a digital clone of yourself that reacts to the news in real-time throughout the day and be shared with friends. It’s like…
405: How The University of Michigan Won The Adobe Analytics Challenge
Dec 7, 2017 • 21 min
A student team from the University of Michigan won Adobe’s Analytics Challenge in Lehi, UT, taking home $35,000 in prizes. The team competed against schools across the nation to analyze real data (from MGM hotels) and present the best business solution…
404: The Cloud Platform Powering Fast, Secure & Scalable Digital Experiences
Dec 6, 2017 • 22 min
Fastly is an edge computing provider, the infrastructure backbone supporting the technology that everyday internet users depend on. Fastly has achieved over 100% annualized revenue growth in the last two quarters and doubled its overall customer base.…
403: How PatSnap Is Automating R&D Research Tasks In The Cloud
Dec 5, 2017 • 16 min
Whether mature and global or young and aspirational, the new currency of today’s high speed economy is innovation. Innovation is resource intensive but critical to every organisation’s survival. Accelerating innovation is essential as it enables…
402: The Canadian Tech Startup Setting A New Standard For Voice Recognition
Dec 4, 2017 • 12 min
As we increasingly turn to virtual assistants such as Amazon Alexa, Siri, Microsoft Cortana, and Google, it is already becoming easier to search for information using our voice. However, this technology often struggles to understand different accents.…
401: Why Nostalgia & Iconic Food Is The Secret Ingredient To Success For Goldbely
Dec 3, 2017 • 19 min
I recently came across some mouth-watering pics on the internet that would give anyone a severe case of the munchies. But I quickly noticed many of the best photos on Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, and Twitter were from a company called Goldbely who call…
400: Real-Time Video Editing, Sharing & Live Streaming Platform Transforming Broadcasting
Dec 2, 2017 • 27 min
Grabyo is the leading cloud-based video production, editing and distribution platform. Through Grabyo, users can produce, edit and broadcast live videos, with the ability to include interactive data visualizations. Grabyo also enables instant publication…
399: Intrinio Financial Data Marketplace - Easy and Affordable Data Feeds
Dec 1, 2017 • 20 min
Today’s guest Rachel Carpenter is the CEO of Intrinio – not only is it hugely disruptive data company which promises to challenge the elite minority of companies such as Reuters and Bloomberg they are also are also linked to Google and Microsoft and have…
398: DFINITY - The Next Generation Blockchain Computer Protocol
Nov 30, 2017 • 37 min
DFINITY Stifung is the organization leading research and development of DFINITY - the next generation block-chain computer protocol. Tipped as the next big development in blockchain - designed to power a web 3.0 generation of applications such as…
397: The Future Of Real-Time Personalization For Businesses
Nov 29, 2017 • 18 min
I talk to Evergage CEO Karl Wirth about how to deliver 1:1 Personalized experiences that delight customers & grow revenues Why businesses need to care about personalization How machine learning enables real-time, one-to-one individualized experiences How…
396: DeveloperTown -Turning Corporate Innovation Into A Competitive Advantage
Nov 28, 2017 • 46 min
In the world of tech startups, entrepreneurs know that risk comes with the territory. But as your business grows, how do you remain agile like a startup while still insulated from that same risk? How do you innovate safely? DeveloperTown is bringing…
395: HRTech - How JazzHR Is Using Technology To Help Recruiters and Hiring Managers
Nov 27, 2017 • 18 min
JazzHR is a powerful, user-friendly, and affordable recruiting software that is purpose-built to help growing companies exceed their recruiting goals. The company also recently announced that it has closed a $6.6 million financing round bringing the…
394: How The Camden Watch Company Is Crowdfunding Its First Automatic Collection
Nov 26, 2017 • 19 min
The craftsmanship and mechanics of the traditional watch provides a touch of class that is absent from tech wearable devices and smartwatches. Although much of this craftsmanship has been lost over the years, technology is actually uniting the best skills…
393: The Inspirational Immigrant Entrepreneur Success Story Behind CGS
Nov 25, 2017 • 33 min
Phil Friedman was a Soviet Union refugee who arrived in the U.S. back in 1976, speaking almost no English but well-versed in computers. He searched the ‘Help Wanted’ section of the newspaper and lands a job at one of the oldest manufacturing companies in…
392: The Tech Startup Story Behind Brazilian Anti-Virus Startup PSafe
Nov 24, 2017 • 23 min
Marco DeMello is an internationally recognized security and privacy expert with more than 20 years of experience protecting desktop and mobile devices from threats and holds 10 software patents. Previously, he spent 15 years at Microsoft and worked…
391: Digital Communication Preferences Study Reveal Email Still Beats Social Media
Nov 22, 2017 • 14 min
Founded in 2009, after graduating from the TechStars program, SendGrid developed an industry-disrupting, cloud-based email service to solve the challenges of reliably delivering emails on behalf of growing companies. With over 55,000 paying customers such…
390: The UK Tech Startup Story Behind Unijem
Nov 21, 2017 • 16 min
The Unijem brand is unlike other brands that update the same product every year. Unijem is more than just a product; it is a brand of passion and dreams to create multiple great products. Jay Carty is the CEO of Unijem and Chief Designer/Creator. He is a…
389: Data Is The New Gold - Security Comes First In A Data-Centric Approach To Business
Nov 20, 2017 • 25 min
Tech Startup Story of Liaison Technologies. Liaison Technologies provides integration and data management solutions to help customers unlock the power of a data-centric approach to their business. Liaison’s cloud-based approach breaks down the barriers…
388: How Augment Leading The Way In Customer Experience-Driven AI
Nov 19, 2017 • 20 min
The tech startup story behind Augment Solutions & how agents use AI suggested content to convert more of these customer interactions into revenue events. Augment is a leader in customer experience-driven artificial intelligence (AI). Augment uniquely…
387: How InfoCV Enables Users To Create an Interactive Digital CV Using AI & Infographics
Nov 18, 2017 • 14 min
InfoCV uses Artificial Intelligence to help improve content and layout of your existing CV and produce a digital interactive (mobile friendly) format with a personal URL. An easy to use online editor can be used on any connected device, means you can…
386: Tech Startup Netsil Reveals ‘Google Maps of Microservices Applications’
Nov 17, 2017 • 16 min
Netsils tech startup story began at the University of Pennsylvania, where the CEO was getting his Ph.D. He met the co-founder who was an engineer at Twitter who was having a tough time keeping all of Twitter’s apps and microservices running. Together they…
385: Venzee Reveal “Mesh” to Help Businesses Connect to Blockchain
Nov 16, 2017 • 23 min
Venzee recently announced “Mesh,” the first Middleware Solution to help businesses connect to blockchain networks With Years of Experience Bringing System Connectivity and Interoperable Data to Retail and Supply Chain, at Venzee they believe that Mesh…
384: RetailTech - How The Future of Retail Involves AI, Chatbots & Robots
Nov 15, 2017 • 25 min
For almost 20 years, Retail Tech company CommerceHub has been providing cloud-based technologies and services that enable retailers to radically expand their product offering without inventory risk. In the past year, their stock price has a lot doubled…
383: Cadence13 On How Podcasting Is Evolving With Season 2 of Up And Vanished
Nov 14, 2017 • 17 min
Up And Vanished, one of the biggest podcasts of 2017 with more than 140 million downloads and hundreds of media stories and recently announced season 2 is coming in April 2018 with the addition of live events and traditional radio in partnership with…
382: Behavioral Biometrics Startup, Reveals Hacks Occur After Authentication
Nov 13, 2017 • 20 min
Apparently, a 10-year-old child was able to use their face to unlock their mother’s iPhone X. There are also stories about twins being able to do the same with their siblings iPhone and facial recognition. Although, these quick headlines ensure a viral…
381: How The Mikme Microphone Brings Studio Quality Sound To Your Smartphone Videos
Nov 12, 2017 • 34 min
Although the Samsung and Apple X offer superior HD video for vloggers to live stream their creations around the world. The inbuilt microphones on smartphones are not up to demands required by creatives. In our quest for visual perfection, it seems that…
380: Meet Eno, The New Intelligent Assistant From Capital One
Nov 11, 2017 • 21 min
Eno is a chatbot that helps Capital One customers manage their money by texting in a conversational way. It leverages artificial intelligence to understand what users need. Regular listeners of the show will remember that in 2016, Ken talked about being…
379: Bodytrak - The Smart Biometric Sensor Technology With A Difference
Nov 9, 2017 • 20 min
We have all heard about wearable tech fitness trackers that count steps etc. But Bodytrak is a new hearable solution that combines traditional audio functionality with biometric monitoring. Bodytrak uniquely measures, accurately and in real time, core…
378: How Deeper Sonar Technology Is Transform The Ancient Art Of Fishing
Nov 9, 2017 • 17 min
The inspirational story of a Lithuanian tech startup story that is transforming fishing through sonar technology and went on to win awards at CES in Las Vegas. Deeper’s first product, a smart wireless sonar for anglers, revolutionized fishing, receiving…
377: SAP Ariba and the Importance of Being a Purpose-Driven Company
Nov 8, 2017 • 26 min
SAP Ariba is rethinking how work gets done in this new, digital economy. It is more critical than ever that your business adapts. How you manage your supply chain – your supplier relationships, your transactions, the business you need to do with your…
376: How Hotel Tech Startup Alice Is Transforming The Customer Experience
Nov 7, 2017 • 21 min
Alice provides one system for guests, front-of-house workers, and back-of-house staff to communicate and track requests. The unified system means that a guest’s request via a text message for, say, more linens, is conveyed to the right worker. Guests can…
375: The Inconvenient Truth About Biometric Security and Privacy Protection
Nov 6, 2017 • 15 min
Biometric authentication is promoted as a secure method to access our accounts. Rather trying to remember a password, we have become the password as new tech devices use fingerprints, facial recognition, eye scans and even voice recognition. With the…
374: How Recruitment Startup Vervoe Is Transforming The Hiring Process
Nov 5, 2017 • 19 min
Recruitment Tech Startup Story From Australia on todays tech podcast Vervoe is reinventing the recruiting experience for startups, and small to medium businesses. Vervoe’s task-based simulations evaluate an applicants’ skills and style rather than their…
373: The Innovative Business Tool Taking Project Planning to New Heights
Nov 4, 2017 • 23 min
10,000ft is a software company that builds tools for innovative organizations and the creative thinkers they employ. They have two products in the market, 10,000ft Plans and 10,000ft Insights. Both tools are grounded in simplicty and help teams…
372: Cybersecurity Firm ReliaQuest Is advances the delivery, reliability, and outcomes of IT security diverse industries.
Nov 3, 2017 • 18 min
Brian Murphy is the founder and CEO of ReliaQuest. The company advances the delivery, reliability, and outcomes of IT security for Fortune 2000 organizations in diverse industries. I invited Brian Murphy, CEO and Founder at ReliaQuest onto the show to…
371: Contract Discovery - Incorporating AI & Natural Language Processing
Nov 2, 2017 • 18 min
LegalTech - How Seal’s contract discovery and analytics platform incorporates artificial intelligence and natural language processing. The platform automates the discovery of contracts across the enterprise and brings them into a centralized repository.…
370: Mobi - Enterprise Mobility in 2017 and What Comes Next
Nov 1, 2017 • 22 min
IT decision makers continuously juggle mobile security, program management strategy, and future technology concerns, but which innovations worry this group the most? How will digital transformation impact enterprise mobility moving forward? MOBI, an…
369: How Boxever Is Taking Airline Customer Service To New Heights
Oct 30, 2017 • 34 min
Dublin: Dave O’Flanagan, CEO and co-founder of Boxever, a customer intelligence and predictive marketing company for airlines and travel retailers. Dave founded Boxever after realizing how much airlines struggled to effectively utilize the data they had…
368: How Adoption of Huddle Room Tech Is Fueling Growth for Oblong
Oct 29, 2017 • 28 min
Oblong is helping companies equip huddle rooms with scalable tools that leverage the disruptive power of spatial-computing technology to help users simultaneously collaborate across multiple data streams in real-time. Significant Q3 growth in 2017 is…
367: Why You Should Be Managing Your Brand With Generation Z Ambassadors
Oct 29, 2017 • 31 min
Teen founded and run company in the Bay Area offering to connect your business to high school students providing in-depth reviews of products, apps, and services The Ambassadors Company recently conducted a teen study, delving into the tech, consumer, and…
366: Stock Market Sensei - The Machine Learning-Powered Stock Market Prediction Platform
Oct 27, 2017 • 25 min
Machine learning technology provider Expat Inc. recently announced the launch of Market Sensei, a stock market prediction platform that features patented machine learning algorithms that give powerful prediction abilities previously unavailable to both…
365: How Omnyway Is Digitizing Brick-And-Mortar Shopping
Oct 27, 2017 • 27 min
Retail Tech Startup Story. Omnyway is attempting to empower retailers, banks and brands to build a contextual digital commerce ecosystem that encourages shoppers to use their mobile phone for all aspects of their buying journey. Through dynamic data-rich…
364: The Story Behind The Father & Son Jazz Orchestra Indiegogo Campaign
Oct 25, 2017 • 17 min
Frank and Ben Perowsky are working professional musicians. But, they are also a father and son team that have collaborated with each other since the 1980s. The father and son team have collectively 90+ years experience and success in the music making…
363: HealthTech - How NovuHealth Positively Influences Patient Behavior
Oct 24, 2017 • 18 min
NovuHealth is a consumer engagement company in the health care industry. Combining performance analytics, behavior science and comprehensive technology solutions, they are enabling health plans to better understand, motivate and connect with members. As…
362: The Servitization of Manufacturing and Uberization of Service
Oct 23, 2017 • 19 min
There is currently no way of escaping around the digital transformation revolution in service and indeed everything at the moment. But, to dismiss it as hype or just another fad would be incredibly foolish in an age where disrupt or be disrupted is the…
361: Organizing Your Online Articles, Videos, Images, Tweets With Wakelet
Oct 22, 2017 • 28 min
Like or not we are all content creators. How many links do we send every day through email, SMS, Whats App, and social media? But in a visual world, it seems even the humble link is looking incredibly dated with a line of underlined blue text. Wakelet…
360: How Configit Is Solving Complex Product Configuration Problems
Oct 22, 2017 • 32 min
Configit is a Danish software company that was founded in 2000 as a direct result of groundbreaking academic research by Professor Henrik Reif Andersen and Ph.D. Henrik Hulgaard. The software company is on a mission to solve complex product configuration…
359: The Payoneer Freelancer Income Survey 2018
Oct 19, 2017 • 19 min
Payoneer surveyed over 21,000 freelancers from 170 countries worldwide about their experience, their background, and their earnings. I chat to Payoneer CEO Scott Galit about the following big talking points from the Payoneer Freelancer Income Survey 2018.…
358: How Netsertive Is Solving The Click to Brick Challenges For Retailers
Oct 18, 2017 • 24 min
Netsertive has revolutionized how brands and local businesses work together to win local customers. The innovative technology combines the company’s deep industry experience with the collective intelligence of its extensive network of automotive, home…
357: Everything You Need to Know To Build Your E-Commerce Empire On Amazon
Oct 17, 2017 • 34 min
AMZ Insiders is focused on helping new sellers launch their own successful Amazon business. With over $60 million in sales on Amazon per year as a top 50 global seller. The company was also featured on Worldwide Business hosted by Kathy Ireland for a…
356: How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Is Changing The Game Of Golf
Oct 16, 2017 • 27 min
Arccos offers advanced analytics for golfers by leveraging the power of data, cloud computing, and machine learning to deliver insights that help golfers of all skill levels to maximize their potential and optimize their enjoyment. Golf’s first artificial…
355: SimpleLegal - How Legal Tech Startups Are Disrupting the Industry
Oct 14, 2017 • 23 min
Technology is revolutionizing multiple industries as the digital transformation of everything gathers pace. I have recently spoken with businesses and CEOs about health tech, edtech and fintech, but I wanted to find out more about legal tech. Legal…
354: Biometric Authentication & Identification Technology With BioConnect
Oct 14, 2017 • 19 min
BioConnect is a technology company with a fundamentally different approach to “identity.” The BioConnect Identity Platform provides secure, frictionless biometric authentication that works across any channel. BioConnect’s team strongly believes in the…
353: The Tech Transforming Employee Feedback & Performance Reviews
Oct 12, 2017 • 17 min
HR Tech Employee engagement and the antiquated performance review has been a long-standing issue within many industries, and the tech industry is no different. But new research from Culture Amp found that new tech companies may have a leg up on…
352: EdTech - On Parsegon, Writing Online Math Is Easy
Oct 11, 2017 • 13 min
Parsegon -is looking to revolutionize the digital education landscape. The platform transcribes plain English text to different symbols and visualizations (specifically it is helpful with math, chemistry, and economics). The team is comprised entirely of…
351: GuruWalk - The International Free Walking Tours Community
Oct 10, 2017 • 15 min
GuruWalk is a startup helping people in need, who are passionate about history and culture, by allowing them to earn money thanks to the donations received from free walking tours. These are just a few reasons why they are focused in developing countries…
350: FinTech - Right Networks Survey Reveals Bright Future For Technology & the Finance Industry
Oct 8, 2017 • 19 min
Right Networks is a cloud-based accounting and business solutions for CPA firms, accounting professionals and small to medium businesses who want to gain all the benefits of cloud-based applications without needing to replace what they use today. A new…
349: The Tech Startup Story Behind Ibotta (Cash Savings, Rewards & Coupons App)
Oct 8, 2017 • 20 min
Ibotta CEO, Bryan Leach he quit law after he saw someone on an airplane taking pictures of business cards with a phone. The observation made him realize that people would rather take pictures of shopping receipts to “coupon” after they buy something than…
348: CareerBuilder Talent Discovery - A Machine-Learning, Automation Driven Platform
Oct 6, 2017 • 18 min
CareerBuilder recently launched a first-of-its-kind talent discovery platform that is an expansion of CareerBuilder’s end-to-end solutions. Talent Discovery is bringing data science, machine learning and AI to recruitment/HR, helping to get new employees…
347: Home61 The Story Behind The Tech-driven Miami Real Estate Startup
Oct 5, 2017 • 31 min
Home61 is a real estate tech startup with a mission to bring the joy back to home buying and renting. They’re also announcing new funding from Founders Fund as well as nationwide expansion in today’s podcast. Olivier Grinda is a repeat internet…
346: EdTech - How Top Hat is Transforming How Professors Author, Adopt and Collaborate on Textbooks
Oct 4, 2017 • 18 min
The story behind EdTech Startup Top Hat launching an affordable online marketplace for higher education, challenging overpriced textbook publishers. How this new marketplace transforms how professors author, adopt and collaborate on textbooks and other…
345: How AirFox Are Banking the Unbanked Through A $15 Million AirToken ICO
Oct 3, 2017 • 15 min
AirFox is leveraging blockchain technology to make mobile data more affordable and accessible to millions of people around the world. To do this, AirFox created a new cryptocurrency called AirTokens that will be redeemable for mobile data on pre-paid…
344: Apttus - Maria Pergolino Talks About Women in Technology And Diversity in IT
Oct 2, 2017 • 21 min
Apttus’ SVP of Global Marketing & Sales Maria Pergolino on what the future of work means for women. Maria has also been recognized with a Stevie Award for Women in Business and has been named to both the Top 50 Most Influential People and 20 Women to…
343: COBINHOOD - The Zero-Fee, High-Frequency Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform and Initial Coin Offering
Oct 1, 2017 • 12 min
COBINHOOD is a next generation cryptocurrency service platform. I speak to Popo Chen about: China’s recent ban on ICOs and industry impact Issues plaguing current cryptocurrency exchanges and the need for zero fee options to legitamize the industry · ICOs…
342: How Uploadcare Handles File Processing and Management For The Modern Web
Sep 30, 2017 • 13 min
File handling is a major source of frustration for developers, since most of the tools available are outdated, and they constantly have to re-invent the way their file systems work. Uploadcare is seamlessly integrated to allow uploading, editing and…
342: How Qmarkets Is Leading The Innovation Management Platform Market
Sep 29, 2017 • 20 min
One of the biggest challenges faced by most large organizations is tackling disruption which is brought about by new innovative start-ups. Qmarkets is a leading provider of innovation management and idea management. They’ve already developed solutions for…
340: William Shatner
Sep 25, 2017 • 13 min
William Shatner is a Canadian and an Emmy Award-winning actor who became most famous for portraying Captain James Tiberius Kirk of the starship Enterprise. But there is much more today’s guest than the Star Trek franchise. I chat to William Shatner about…
340: Phishing Protection for Office 365, Gmail & Outlook With Inky
Sep 24, 2017 • 32 min
Inky is a cybersecurity company, Its flagship product, Inky Phish Fence, prevents forgery of both internal employee email and external branded email. Inky Phish Fence also protects Microsoft Office 365 Outlook users against phishing and other email-based…
339: The Creative Hub for the Modern Musician & Music Creation Collaboration
Sep 21, 2017 • 21 min
Back in 2010, Steve Martocci wanted an easy way to send messages between him and his friends, not a simple prospect at the time. He created GroupMe, a group messaging platform that was acquired in 2011 by Skype a mere 370 days after its launch for $85…
338: Cyber Security - Threat Protection Without Sacrificing Network Performance
Sep 21, 2017 • 19 min
On today’s show, Chris Richter from Level 3 provides an overview of why even secure fiber optic networks can be at risk and the dangers/threats that are facing organizations every day. I ask Chris, how a typical enterprise can hope to stay ahead of the…
337: Notion - The Wireless Smart Home Monitoring System & Awareness Sensor
Sep 20, 2017 • 37 min
Behind Notion’s home awareness sensors is an incredible startup story that includes graduating from TechStars, Kickstarter campaigns and raising $10M in funding. The startup is using this money to partner with insurance companies to lower costs for…
336: Fleetsmith: Secure, Cloud-Based Mac Management via G Suite
Sep 19, 2017 • 17 min
Fleetsmith is a cloud-based Mac management product automates management of apps and settings securely over the internet. It enables anyone in charge of company Macs to manage them with ease, flexibility, and peace of mind. Founded by former IT and…
335: How Storyblocks Is Becoming The Ultimate Creative Resource For Stock Footage
Sep 18, 2017 • 20 min
Storyblocks is your one-stop-shop for high quality stock media at a fraction of the cost. With unique video, image, and audio Member Libraries—plus Marketplace content for both footage and photos—all the building blocks for amazing stories are available…
334: How Return Path Is Helping Marketers Reach Your E-Mail Inbox
Sep 17, 2017 • 21 min
Return Path claims to be the expert in deliverability, helping marketers drive revenue through email. They reveal the steps needed to ensure email marketing programs are as successful as possible, and the pitfalls to avoid if you don’t want to be sent to…
333: Securing Digital Privacy With End-to-End Encrypted Cloud Storage Technology
Sep 16, 2017 • 16 min
Users that take online privacy seriously have been moving away from file sharing solution services such as Dropbox and towards end-to-end encrypted cloud storage solutions such as Tresorit. Earlier this year Apple announced its CareKit development…
332: The Startup Combining Tech, Data, and Financial Advice To Extend The Life Of Money
Sep 14, 2017 • 20 min
By combining new technology, new data, and human advisers, Tech Startup, United Income offers holistic financial planning and investment management aimed at extending the life and potential of money. United Income, which raised $5.8 million in seed…
331 Umbel - First-Party Data Management Platform For Sports & Entertainment
Sep 13, 2017 • 24 min
Umbel is a first-party data management platform that empowers companies to better engage and understand audiences. The company’s client roster includes a variety of organizations including the Indiana Pacers, New York Islanders, San Antonio Spurs and more…
330: Gurbaksh Chahal - Gravity4 Launches Lydian, its BlockChain Marketing Cloud Token
Sep 8, 2017 • 32 min
Gurbaksh Chaha is the founder of ClickAgents, BlueLithium and RadiumOne. But the serial entrepreneur has also founded Gravity4, the world’s first A.I. big data marketing cloud. The leading big data marketing cloud also introduces, LydianCoin. Lydian has…
329: How Hackbright Academy Is Increasing Women’s Representation In Technology Through Education
Sep 7, 2017 • 25 min
Hackbright Academy is a coding bootcamp for women to become software engineers. Erin Geiger has developed a new team of professionals and is scaling operations for continuous growth to advance the movement of “Diversity & Inclusion in Tech.” It’s a…
328: Why Every Serial Business Builder and Entrepreneur Needs a Startup Squad
Sep 6, 2017 • 20 min
Godard Abel, founder and executive chairman of G2 Crowd, a fast-growing tech startup in Chicago, has been building businesses for more than a decade. His first startup, BigMachines, was sold to Oracle for more than $400 million in 2013. His next startup,…
327: How Bluetooth & Wi-Fi Technology Is Managing Traffic & Airport Passengers
Sep 3, 2017 • 17 min
Blip Systems is a sensor-agnostic company, meaning that they use multiple data sources, including WiFi and Bluetooth sensors, 3D cameras, people counters and other third-party data sources, to monitor movement, capacity and wait time. With data, from…
326: How Tricentis Is Leading The Way With Test Automation and Continuous Testing
Aug 30, 2017 • 23 min
Tricentis is a software testing startup with dual headquarters in Vienna and Silicon Valley. The continuous testing platform accelerates testing to keep pace with Agile and DevOps. The testing platform is recognized as the Continuous Testing leader in…
325: How Influencer Marketing Tech Startup HYPR Find Social Influencers.
Aug 28, 2017 • 36 min
How HYPR is Revolutionizing Influencer Marketing With In-Depth Audience Demographics of Social Influencers and why they have teamed up with Socially Mined. Socially Mined is a digital advocacy firm that drives awareness for issues by leveraging innovative…
324: How Fillr Is Tackling The Abandoned Shopping Carts Problem - Tech Podcast
Aug 28, 2017 • 20 min
Fillr delivers a highly intelligent highly personalized, accurate and fully automated form-filling. One-click easy, fast and secure ordering is our expectation level thanks to Amazon. Fillr is attempting to level the playing field and give smaller…
323: How To Self Publish Your First Book With BookBaby - Tech Podcast
Aug 23, 2017 • 24 min
Have you explored publishing your own book only to give up by the never ending options and over crowded marketplace? Have you asked these questions… What format do publishers expect the work to be presented in? Does it need to double spaced format? And…
322: How Cloudinary Simplifies Web Design Complexities With End-to-End Image and Video Management
Aug 22, 2017 • 25 min
How Cloudinary is aiming to free companies from the headaches of building complicated, expensive and time to consume in-house image management solutions. With Cloudinary companies can focus on developing their business logic while enjoying the most…
321: Gemalto CTO & Award Winning Cyber Security Expert Jason Hart
Aug 22, 2017 • 35 min
Jason Hart is an award-winning, globally recognized expert and visionary in the World of Cyber Security. I invited him onto the show to learn more about safety online and information security. The former ethical hacker is now an advisor to the worlds…
320: Accelerating the Digital Transformation of F1 and Motorsport
Aug 21, 2017 • 26 min
The Motorsport Network is the world’s biggest motorsport and automotive media network – featuring major titles including,, and I chat to Colin Smith, CEO of Motorsport Network about how the digital transformation…
319: Secure Your Smart Home With The Ring Video Doorbell 2
Aug 20, 2017 • 14 min
Tech Podcast: The Ring Video Doorbell lets you answer the door from anywhere with your smartphone. Connects to your Wi-Fi network and works with iOS and Android to secure your smart home. Ring is a home automation company that makes the Ring Video…
318: Former Pixar CTO Reveals The Art Of Computer Conversation & The Creativity to Make a Chatbot Work
Aug 18, 2017 • 36 min
PullString, Inc. is an entertainment and technology company that combines art and science to enable computer conversation with characters. I chat with PullString CEO and CoFounder, Oren Jacob about chatbots and the moment that Steve Jobs and Ed Catmull…
317: Why Retailers Are Turning To Webcollage To Produce Rich Product Content Like Amazon
Aug 17, 2017 • 23 min
Webcollage is the leading cloud-based platform for the publishing of rich product content and syndication across retailer sites globally. Worldwide more than 1,000 manufacturers use the Webcollage platform to syndicate rich product content to a network of…
316: Meet Emma - The Email Marketing Platform Thinking Outside The Inbox
Aug 15, 2017 • 18 min
Emma’s powerful digital marketing platform makes it easy for teams of all sizes to create beautifully designed email campaigns that drive results. I chat to Colby Cavanaugh about how Emma is helping businesses evolve their email marketing and how the…
315: How Social Payments Startup Plynk, Plans To Be A Verb In Every Language
Aug 14, 2017 • 15 min
Plynk, Europe’s first money messenger, was co-founded as a response to the need for an easy-to-use consumer application that enables instant, effortless and transparent transfer of money among friends. Linked to users’ Facebook accounts, Plynk users can…
314: How Loudr and Zebralution Ensure Publishers and Songwriters Get Paid
Aug 14, 2017 • 21 min
Loudr builds products and services that help content creators, aggregators, and music services identify rights holders, secure mechanical licenses, and pay royalties to music publishers. Example, If Spotify were to use Loudr’s API, they could easily find,…
313: Minority Report Science Advisor & Oblong CEO Reveals Next Gen Interfaces
Aug 10, 2017 • 23 min
After speaking with Oblong Industries customers Fujitsu and Open Innovation Gateway on #166, I reached out to Oblong CEO John Underkoffler to find out more about where they are heading. John Underkoffler was science advisor to Steven Spielberg on the…
312: eoStar - The Tech Startup Brewing Up a New Distribution System
Aug 9, 2017 • 19 min
Tech Podcast: eoStar were a startup before it was even a thing so I invited them onto the show to hear their startup story. eoStar is a comprehensive Microsoft based solution that integrates essential functionality such as WMS, Voice Pick, Forecasts,…
311: Woebot, The AI Chatbot Therapist Designed To Help People Feel Happier
Aug 8, 2017 • 22 min
Woebot is an automated conversational agent (chatbot) who helps you monitor mood and learn about yourself. Drawing from a therapeutic framework known as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Woebot asks people how they’re feeling and what is going on in their…
310: How Estonian Tech Startup Testlio Is Providing On-Demand QA Testers
Aug 7, 2017 • 25 min
Estonia is increasingly being seen as the new European startup hub. There is already an extensive list of Estonian start-ups such as Skype, and TransferWise. But, after graduating from the TechStars Accelerator Academy, Testlio is receiving recognition…
309: Fender Launches Digital Guitar Learning Platform, Fender Play
Aug 5, 2017 • 22 min
One of the reasons I love recording this tech podcast is learning how technology is revolutionizing every aspect of our world. When you think about the digital transformation, you don’t automatically think of guitars. Fender Digital is leading the online…
308: Servcorp - Flexible Workspace, Virtual Offices and and IT Services
Aug 3, 2017 • 21 min
There are 54 million American freelancers alone, but what if you could have your own prestigious address in a collaborative environment in every major city in the world? Servcorp is the leading provider in luxury shared workspace. A small startup can have…
307: How Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin Is Connecting Creatives With SohoMuse
Aug 2, 2017 • 25 min
Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin is a seventh generation descendant of shipping and railroad tycoon, Cornelius Vanderbilt. But rather than take the easy road, she chose her own path as both a musician and entrepreneur. Consuelo has enjoyed a fantastic career as…
306: How Real Madrid and Rebel Ventures Won The Digital El Clásico By Beating Barcelona To 100 Million Facebook Fans
Aug 1, 2017 • 28 min
The biggest football club in the world, Real Madrid teamed up with leading sports digital strategy and tech venture firm Rebel Ventures. Real Madrid since been named the fastest growing sports brand in the world, generating an incredible 1.6 billion video…
305: DFRobot’s LattePanda, The Computer That Is Smaller Than an iPhone and Windows 10 Compatible
Aug 1, 2017 • 16 min
DFRobot and their ever-growing product catalog now boasts over 900 components and widgets from sensors, robotic platform, communication modules to 3D printers. I chat to the team about DFRobot’s LattePanda, the portable single board computing device (40%…
304: Liquid Web - Why There Is No One Size Fits All Approach To Web Hosting
Jul 31, 2017 • 27 min
How do you decide what type of web hosting company your business needs? Many of us have businesses that are entirely dependent on the web, but Liquid Web believes there is no such thing as a “one size fits all” web hosting package. After hearing how the…
303: Axius - Getting Started With Smart Home Management, IoT Devices and Security
Jul 27, 2017 • 22 min
The success of Amazon Echo and Google Home is partly responsible for the rise in IoT devices. Home owners are now making home automation a reality and creating an always connected smart home. All these connected devices are intended to make life easier,…
302: The Owler 2017 CEO Likeability Study Reveals The Most Liked CEOs
Jul 25, 2017 • 22 min
The Owler 2017 CEO Likeability Study Reveals The Most Liked CEOs. Owler found that Marketing and Creative, Travel and Hospitality, and Automotive industries have higher rated CEOs than any other industries. Unsurprisingly, the airline industry has the…
301: SugarCRM ‘Hint’ The Relationship Intelligence Service
Jul 25, 2017 • 26 min
Clint Oram, Co-founder, and CMO at SugarCRM talks about customer relationship platforms and how they are using AI to create to enter the world of relationship intelligence software. I chat with Clint about the importance of relationship intelligence on…
300: Happy Anniversary To The Tech Blog Writer Podcast, 2 Years and 300 Episodes
Jul 24, 2017 • 12 min
After two years podcasting and 300 episodes, I invited listeners of the show to leave virtual voicemails of what they like about the show. Meanwhile, I share what lessons I have learned since I nervously recorded my very first episode and the friendships…
299: Scollar, The Smart Pet Collar For Cats and Dogs - Caring For Your Pet Cat & Dog Using Tech
Jul 23, 2017 • 17 min
Lisa Tamayo talks about their pet wearable ever and funding experiences with KickStarter, Indiegogo & SeedInvest
298: How Nexmo Is Disrupting Consumer Experience by Enabling Brands to Engage Consumers Through Chat Applications.
Jul 21, 2017 • 24 min
Welcome back to the show, as you all know I love how tech works best when it brings people together and I also love how it vastly improves on the old way of doing things. Awhile ago now I discovered a company called Nexmo were disrupting consumer…
297: How Folloze Is Disrupting The Sales Industry With Microsoft Azure
Jul 20, 2017 • 20 min
Folloze is using disruptive technology that has the potential to transform the industry
296: How NinthDecimal Are Using Location Data To Connect People Rather Than Places
Jul 20, 2017 • 30 min
NinthDecimal provide retailers real footfall data and business results
295: Enterprise Mobility & How The How the iPhone Changed The Enterprise Mobile Space
Jul 18, 2017 • 33 min
Mobi Co-Founder Josh Garrett Talks About Enterprise Mobility, Mobile Malware and his startup journey
294: TechSmith CEO Talks About Snagit, Camtasia, Coach’s Eye & the Importance of Visual Communication Software
Jul 17, 2017 • 18 min
Wendy Hamilton talks about the importance of video, visual communications, and how communication is shifting to video
293: Southbox - A Startup Studio, Incubator, & Venture Fund Supporting Entrepreneurs With Capital & Talent
Jul 16, 2017 • 18 min
How Jon Gosier created a supportive, welcoming environment for non-traditional entrepreneurs and seasoned startup veterans alike
292: EdTech - Pep Carrera From VitalSource Talks About Open Educational Resources (OER) and E-Learning
Jul 15, 2017 • 21 min
EdTech Podcast about VitalSource, the educational platform technology company.
291: Startup Story - How Updater Is Removing The Hassle From Moving Home
Jul 13, 2017 • 19 min
The StartUp Story Behind A Successful Corporate lawyer Turned Tech Entrepreneur
290: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Side Of Technology at Universal Studios & Walt Disney World Orlando
Jul 9, 2017 • 9 min
How Technology is Transforming The Theme Parks Of Orlando, Florida
289: The 121With Video Platform - Know-how When You Need It - Professional Advice 24/7
Jul 8, 2017 • 26 min
Startup Story Behind A New Video Platform Linking Professionals With Consumers
288: How ZeroFox Is Winning Fight Against Social Media Cybercrime on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
Jul 5, 2017 • 17 min
The Rise of Social Media Cybercrime on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, but how ZeroFox Can Stop It.
287: How Muru Music Combines Deep Learning and AI To Create The World’s first A.I. DJ Brain
Jul 4, 2017 • 28 min
The Startup Story behind The World’s First AI DJ brain
286: How FreshBooks Navigated Around Technology Constraints To Reinvent Itself
Jun 29, 2017 • 28 min
The Tech Startup And Entrepreneurial Journey Behind Fresh Books
285: EdTech - StudySync Adds New Podcast Feature And Unit Creator Tool for Teachers
Jun 28, 2017 • 35 min
The EdTech startup journey behind StudySync and how it is engaging with students
284: Award Winning Storybooth Enables Kids To Share Animated Video Stories Using Their Authentic Voice
Jun 27, 2017 • 29 min
The startup story behind a new compelling and engaging digital story platform
283: Payoneer Expands To The Tech and Innovation Hub Known As London
Jun 26, 2017 • 20 min
The FinTech startup story that is now empowering global commerce
282: Filmio, The New Entertainment Company Where Creators and Fans Work Together
Jun 23, 2017 • 34 min
The startup story behind Filmio that is uniting movie and TV fans to fund, create and distribute.
281: RiskIQ - Cyber Threat Intelligence and Digital Threat Management Platform
Jun 21, 2017 • 24 min
Technologist, advocate, marketer and writer Scott Gordon talks about how to efficiently map and monitor digital attack
280: Cryprocurrency - Ethereum Based Aragon ANT Token Sale Raises $25 Million in 15 Minutes
Jun 20, 2017 • 21 min
Fintech chat about cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Etheruem, Ripple, and SiaCoins and how this technology is changing everything.
279: How Communications Startup Mobilize Is Helping Businesses Connect With Global Partners , Freelancers and Influencers
Jun 18, 2017 • 25 min
Connecting businesses with global partners, freelancers, resellers, affiliates, influencers, developer groups.
278: How RBmedia and Are Taking Center-Stage in Spoken Audio & Digital Media Distribution Tech.
Jun 14, 2017 • 21 min
RBmedia is the largest audiobook publisher in the world.
277: Sony Continues Evolution of Digital Paper with Enhanced Second-Generation Technology
Jun 13, 2017 • 35 min
The technology story behind Sony Digital Paper
276: Fathers Day - How the Whisky Suggest App Is Delivering Personalized Whiskey Suggestions
Jun 13, 2017 • 16 min
I recently discovered how a Whiskey discovery app is making big waves in the Netherlands. has collected nearly 50.000 whiskey reviews and tasting notes from both online and offline publications, and in different languages from all…
275: Forbes & Aprimo Report Reveals The Future of Marketing, Digital Transformation & Technology Needs
Jun 12, 2017 • 25 min
Aprimo and Forbes Insights Team Up to Survey Global Marketing Leaders About the Future of Marketing. 74% of respondents cite ‘agility of marketing operations’ as a key marketing challenge. 45% of survey respondents identify ‘technology’ as the…
274: Why Codeverse Wants to Teach 1 Billion Kids How to Code In Hackable Classrooms
Jun 11, 2017 • 17 min
Chicago-based start-up Codeverse is on a simple mission to teach 1 billion kids how to code and turn today’s youth into tomorrow’s leaders. Codeverse is the brainchild of one of Chicago’s most successful husband and wife duos, Craig Ulliott and…
273: Veem, The Company That Makes Global Payments Simple For Small Businesses.
Jun 9, 2017 • 24 min
Veem is transforming the cross-border payments process for SMB’s –which is a $25 trillion market. There are currently $50 billion in fees due to an antiquated wire transfer system that takes too long, is too complex and is not designed to meet…
272: StackShare - What You Can Learn From Tech Stacks
Jun 7, 2017 • 27 min
StackShare is a startup with 100,000+ developers, engineers, managers, and CTOs as users. Silicon Valley’s top companies, including Airbnb, Instacart, and Spotify, can share and discuss their tech stacks. Companies can learn what tech stacks peers and…
271: Mavenlink - Enabling Business Growth, Performance, and Scalability
Jun 6, 2017 • 17 min
Over the last few months, I have noticed an apparent move away from full-time staff and the 9-5 worker and a move towards contractors and flexing towards resources as and when it is needed. One of the bigger problems of the digital transformation for…
270: AI Powered Virtual Analyst Added to the Adobe Analytics Cloud
Jun 1, 2017 • 21 min
As part of this, Adobe is building stories around how they can see customers leveraging AI and machine learning – and how the technology is impacting industries like retail and travel. In retail, for example, AI is already being used to predict…
269: Why Retailers Should Concentrate on Individualization Not Personalization To Understand Their Customers
May 30, 2017 • 19 min
Reflektion have been quietly dominating retail by using AI in uncharted areas for a number of years. They were understanding consumer preferences in real time and delivering a 1:1 experience on the fly before it was even a thing. The company was born…
268: How Mark Cuban backed Is Outsmarting Overdraft Fees
May 29, 2017 • 14 min
Jason Wilk is better known as the AllScreen and Founder, and is currently an active Angel Investor, and Co-Founder Advisor of Mark Cuban-backed WriteyBoard. But today, I invited him onto the show to talk about his brand new FinTech app…
267: How Radial is Focussing on Building Customer Confidence With Zero Fraud Liability
May 27, 2017 • 22 min
Andrea Dougherty zero fraud liability, Radial lets you focus on building customer confidence - See more at:
266: Why Talk Show Host Wendy Williams Is Launching an Entertainment & Lifestyle App
May 25, 2017 • 21 min
Wendy Williams is a media mogul, actress, comedian, entrepreneur, designer, and New York Times best-selling author, who is best known for her long-running Daytime Emmy® nominated talk show, “The Wendy Williams Show.” Prior to achieving success in…
265: How to Prepare For The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR )
May 24, 2017 • 22 min
As businesses continue to get excited about machine learning and AI to unlock data. But make no mistake next year the focus will be on GDPR. Especially considering the penalty for not complying can lead to fines of up to €20 million or 4% of global…
264: Pollfish - Behind Enemy Lines – What Are My Competitor’s Users Thinking?
May 22, 2017 • 18 min
I recently came across a company called Pollfish and they captured my attention with their intro which went something like: Don’t you want to know what your competitor’s customers really think? How can a ‘David’-sized app acquire users in a landscape…
263: How Neo4j Graph Database Is Unlocking the Value of Data Relationships
May 21, 2017 • 24 min
Neo Technology is the creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database. Neo4j is a highly scalable native graph database that leverages data relationships as first-class entities to help companies build intelligent applications that meet…
262: Headphones - Audeze Planar Magnetic Technology
May 21, 2017 • 20 min
Audeze have built a reputation selling award-winning audio products engineered with the latest innovations in science and tech, matched with precision craftsmanship. Cutting-edge planar magnetic technology also delivers an unparalleled listening…
261: How Chore Check Is Helping Kids Work, Earn and Learn.
May 18, 2017 • 17 min
Chore Check is a great tool for busy parents to raise responsible, money-smart kids! The app makes it easy to keep everyone organized and accountable for household responsibilities. As a parent, you can track your children’s completed chores, send…
260: Crestron Unveils New All-in-One Meeting Room Solution
May 16, 2017 • 19 min
Crestron is a $1.5B company that builds connected home and office technology. In Dec., Mark Zuckerberg talked about how Crestron powers his home. Many will remember that at the beginning of 2016 Mark Zuckerberg set himself a challenge to build a…
259: Exploring The Ukrainian Tech Startup Scene With MacPaw’s Julia Petryk
May 15, 2017 • 21 min
You may have heard about the thriving tech start-up scene in New York, Chicago, Houston or even Tel Aviv, but I recently learned that Ukraine also has a fantastic tech scene too. MacPaw is a team of like-minded techies, who live in the heart of…
258: How to Monetize Your IoT Strategy and IoT Trends To Watch This Year
May 15, 2017 • 28 min
I recently read how Gartner predicts 20.8 billion connected things will be in use worldwide by 2020, up from 6.4 billion in 2016. While Much of the media is focusing on the security concerns of every member of society having hundreds of devices…
257: The Trak Male Fertility Testing System - Fitbit For Sperm
May 14, 2017 • 18 min
From the number of steps we take to the hours we sleep, it’s clear we are obsessed with tracking their bodies’ data. So why not track sperm? The average sperm count in men has fallen significantly and continuously over the last several decades due to…
256: Why Healthcare Security Is Vulnerable and Botnets & Ransomware Remain Our Biggest Threat
May 11, 2017 • 26 min
Dale Drew, the CSO of Level 3 covers the following security topics in a conversation with Neil Hughes. The evolution of the botnet Botnets are becoming more sophisticated – which means they are becoming harder to detect, track and take down….
255: How ClearMetal is Using Predictive Logistics Technology & Disrupting The Shipping Industry
May 10, 2017 • 20 min
ClearMetal, an edgy logistics tech provider applying AI and machine learning to the massive global logistics industry where a digital overhaul is desperately needed. The $26T per year global supply chain represents nearly 10% of global GDP, but still…
254: How Figure 1 and The British Medical Journal Have Used Technology To Unite The Medical Community
May 9, 2017 • 19 min
In 1995, British Medical Journal (BMJ) became the first medical publisher to go online. Now, the company has made history again by bringing their latest research directly to healthcare professionals via the Figure 1 app. With more than one million…
253: Apttus Accelerate - How Apttus Bootstrapped its Way To Unicorn Status
May 9, 2017 • 37 min
Around 3,500 representatives from the largest enterprises in the world braved the unseasonal heatwave in San Francisco to attend the conference over in Pier 48 last week. As the doors opened for the show, word spread quickly about the quote-to-cash…
252: How Completed Is Challenging LinkedIn With A Yelp-Style Rating For Co-Workers
May 8, 2017 • 17 min
Completed, which is based in San Francisco, is the first verified peer review platform to cover all professionals in every industry. Its mission is to create the most comprehensive profile of an individual on the internet. A Completed profile will…
251: Apttus Accelerate - How Thomson Reuters Is Leveraging The Power of Quote-to-Cash In The Cloud
May 4, 2017 • 32 min
Thomson Reuters provides content, expertise, and technology solutions to help lawyers, bankers, and tax and accounting professionals make critical decisions every day. Digitization is transforming the global media and information industry. Upon…
250: Apttus Accelerate - How Cognitive Technologies Enable Business Transformation With IBM Watson
May 3, 2017 • 17 min
Derek Schoettle, General Manager of IBM’s Watson Data Platform, had a fantastic keynote speech at the Apttus Accelerate event in San Francisco. Demystifying all those not so user-friendly phrases such as AI, Machine Learning, and cognitive business…
249: VentureApp Raises $4M in Funding to Accelerate Growth of Professional Chat Platform
May 1, 2017 • 20 min
According to a , messaging apps are growing faster than social networks. While consumer social networks have moved aggressively to take advantage of the rise of mobile messaging, there is a huge void in the market for chatting with your extended…
248: How Hurdl Illuminates Fans to Lead Next Generation Entertainment Experiences
Apr 30, 2017 • 32 min
Hurdl is bridging the gap between artist and audience using wearable technology and a healthy amount of innovation. Ultimately they are upgrading experiences in the multi-billion dollar live event space which hasn’t seen a change in more than 30…
247: How MyRadar Became The Most Popular Weather Radar App With Over 25 Million Downloads
Apr 27, 2017 • 20 min
I recently learned how MyRadar has notched up 25 million downloads to become the world’s most popular weather radar app. We are living in a world of app fatigue where we don’t want any more apps in our lives and we all have a weather app on our…
246: How Diligent Is Helping The Boardroom See The Value Of Cybersecurity
Apr 26, 2017 • 19 min
It seems we are witnessing headline security breaches on an almost daily basis at the moment. But the finger of blame and accountability could soon be pointing in the direction of the boardroom which should be enough for CEOs to take cyber security…
245: How Advantech Navigate The Internet of Things (IoT) Landscape In The Industrial 4.0 Era
Apr 26, 2017 • 19 min
It seems at the moment that Industries worldwide are finding that the digital transformation is ushering them towards commercial and industrial IoT. Expected to reach $236.5 billion by 2022, the embedded computing market’s projected growth can be…
244: MyClean - Former Banker Bootstrapped a $20K investment into a $9M Tech Startup
Apr 25, 2017 • 22 min
Michael Scharf left his comfortable, investment banking career to co-found MyClean. Bootstrapping a $20K website investment into a $9M company is an amazing achievement on its own. MyClean has over 200 cleaners and 20 office staff employees, has…
243: VideoBlocks Celebrates 100 Million Downloads By Launching Stock Photo Marketplace
Apr 24, 2017 • 28 min
VideoBlocks Powers through on Path of Industry Disruption. As the first subscription-based provider of royalty-free stock media, today announced the launch of its artist-friendly stock Photo Marketplace that will reward photo contributors with 100…
242: Delighted - Gather Customer Feedback Instantly to Improve the Customer Experience
Apr 21, 2017 • 31 min
Companies want continual feedback from customers, but there hasn’t been an easy and automated way to actually get it. Delighted is built around the simple truth that great products come from companies who deeply understand their customers. Delighted…
241: How Punch Alert is Crowdsourcing Safety and Leveraging GPS/iBeacon Location Technology.
Apr 19, 2017 • 29 min
Punch Alert is the first mobile app to help users crowdsource safety for a wide scope of situations. The first safety app to focus on the responder’s needs, Punch Alert turns any iOS or Android device into a mobile emergency solution. Users…
240: Storyhunter: The Talent Marketplace of 20,000 Freelance Video producers and Journalists Across 180 Countries
Apr 18, 2017 • 30 min
Storyhunter has more than 20,000 freelance video producers and journalists across 180 countries. With $4.2M in funding the talent marketplace is hitting the headlines for all the right reasons. Storyhunter proudly counts four of the five…
239: iExhale Uses Technology To Offer Virtual Mental Health Services
Apr 17, 2017 • 18 min
Three-quarters of all mental health conditions emerge by the age of 24, but getting help is expensive and 55% of the nation’s 3,100 counties don’t even have a single practicing psychiatrist, psychologist or social worker. That’s why Aaron Robin…
238: The Echo Chamber Club - See the World Through the Eyes of Others
Apr 16, 2017 • 34 min
An echo chamber is an environment where you only hear viewpoints that already agree with your own opinion. You shout into the cave and the echo comes back. You are rarely challenged because everyone else in your community tends to think in a similar…
237: Cut the Cord! - How GaN Enables the Wireless Home
Apr 14, 2017 • 20 min
I was led to believe we were heading for a wireless world but a look behind my TV tells a very different story when I see all those wires everywhere. Not to mention the increasing number of BRIDGES for IoT devices. We were hoping to talk about the…
236: Dimension Data - Customer Experience Report Highlights Digital Strategy Challenges
Apr 13, 2017 • 22 min
I recently read that many organizations around the world are failing to implement effective digital customer experience (CX) strategies, in new research from Dimension Data, . In fact, just one in 10 organizations (9.5%) considers their digital…
235: Zoom HRV - The Wearable Tech That Tracks Heart Rate Variability
Apr 12, 2017 • 26 min
As regular listeners know I am a sucker for wearables devices and love how you can now track our diet, exercise, sleep, weight, heart rate, blood pressure and even create our own dashboards of wellbeing. But there is much more to wearables than trying…
234: How AlienVault Open Threat Exchange is Rethinking Cybersecurity
Apr 11, 2017 • 24 min
AlienVault is the leading provider of unified security management & community-powered threat intelligence required to detect and act on today’s advanced threats The platform has simplified the way organizations identify and respond to today’s…
233: How The SimpleDeal App Is Delivering Mobile Point & Click Deal Options Globally
Apr 10, 2017 • 20 min
I have spoken a great deal recently about a personalized digital world where we get what we want, when we want it and on whatever device we have to hand. SimpleDeal and their newly launched mobile app that allows consumers to find dining deals at…
232: Are Personalized Experiences Creepy? Listeners Questions
Apr 8, 2017 • 12 min
In this episode, Neil answers questions from the listeners. Jacob Martin from Canada asks: You have had some guests talking about using customer data to create personalized experiences? Do you think it’s borderline creepy? “You have had several guests…
231: How Anki Overdrive and Cozmo Are Disrupting The Toy Industry and Shaking Up Retail Shelves
Apr 6, 2017 • 26 min
Mattel, the world’s #1 toy company and the ultimate bellwether of where things are going, recently posted a 5% drop in sales during its most crucial holiday season. The industry has changed as ‘toys’ have evolved into technology platforms that…
230: Softchoice: Enabling Innovation in IT, When Actions Speak Louder Than Buzzwords
Apr 5, 2017 • 23 min
IT managers would like to think they’re at the forefront of innovation, but a new study by Softchoice found that this isn’t always the case. The study found that 75% of employees wish their IT departments were more proactive in proposing new tools…
229: Protagonist, Formerly Monitor 360, Launches New Software Platform to Measure the Impact of Popular Narratives on Businesses at Scale
Apr 3, 2017 • 17 min
Marketers are always looking for new ways to be innovative and creative in their marketing efforts. Leveraging new technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning can not only help marketers connect better with their key market, but…
228: World Backup Day With Michael Gaffney, CEO of Leonovus
Mar 30, 2017 • 16 min
World Backup Day is a day for people to learn about the increasing role of data in our lives and the importance of regular backups. This independent initiative to raise awareness about backups and data preservation started out — like most good…
227: How Lexia Learning Became The Most Valuable Ed Tech Provider
Mar 30, 2017 • 22 min
Lexia Learning, a division of Rosetta Stone, empowers educators through adaptive assessment and personalized instruction. For more than 30 years, the company has been on the leading edge of research and product development as it relates to student…
226: Shure MV88 Condenser Microphone Turns Your Smartphone Into a High-End Audio Recorder
Mar 29, 2017 • 26 min
The Shure MV88 Condenser Microphone Turns Your Smartphone Into a High-End Audio Recorder by simply plugging into your phone. The MOTIV MV88 connects directly to any Apple iPhone, iPod, or iPad equipped with a Lightning connector to capture…
225: Blend Media - The Global 360 Video / VR network
Mar 28, 2017 • 22 min
Blend is the world’s leading provider for Brands and Publishers looking to benefit from the deeper audience engagement that immersive content offers. Media entrepreneur, Damian Collier has built the largest library of premium 360° Video/VR films,…
224: Why Evergage Crashed The Adobe Summit To Talk About True Real-Time Personalization
Mar 25, 2017 • 14 min
Personalization was a theme that dominated Las Vegas last week across three events. ShopTalk impressed crowds at the Aria, while IBM showcased their InterConnect event at the MGM Grand. Meanwhile, Adobe dominated the proceedings with slick keynotes,…
223: Adobe Summit - Understanding Adobe Analytics Through NBA Hoops
Mar 24, 2017 • 16 min
While wandering around the Adobe Summit this week, my keen eye spotted 6 NBA Hoops games. These seem to be everywhere at the moment and are a big hit with start-ups to a such a degree that they have become the new foosball table in chill out rooms….
222: Adobe Summit - Kevin Lindsay Talks About Adobe Target and the Experience Cloud
Mar 23, 2017 • 16 min
Kevin Lindsay, head of product marketing for Adobe Target and personalization efforts talks about bringing personalization and experiences into business. After meeting Kevin at the Adobe Summit here in Las Vegas, I invited him onto the show to…
221: Adobe Summit: The Wyndham Hotel Group and its Digital Transformation Success Story
Mar 22, 2017 • 19 min
The Wyndham hotel group are the world’s largest hotel company with 8,000 hotels 680,000 room night 77 countries. But, with the arrival of disruptors such as Airbnb, they decided to move forward with a digital transformation initiative. …
220: Adobe Summit - How USA Today Is Pioneering Storytelling Experiences Through VR & AR
Mar 21, 2017 • 17 min
“The #VR space is about leveraging presence and empathy.” - @USATODAY’s Niko Chauls
219: Adobe Summit - How Gigya Is Helping Brands Build Digital Trust With Consumers
Mar 21, 2017 • 18 min
This Podcast was Recorded Live At The Adobe Summit - Digital Marketing Conference
218: Brian Solis - The Race to 2021: The State of Autonomous Vehicles and a Who’s Who’ of Industry Drivers
Mar 21, 2017 • 24 min
The State of Autonomous Vehicles and a Who’s Who’ of Industry Drivers
217: Virtual Instruments - Solving Critical IT Performance and Availability Issues In 500 of the World’s Largest Data Centers
Mar 20, 2017 • 31 min
The Silicon Valley Tech Company Solving Critical IT Performance and Availability Issues
216: SquadHelp - How To Name A Startup or Business Using The Crowd
Mar 18, 2017 • 23 min
Crowd-generated names for new companies and products with Squadhelp
215: How Everything But the House Is Finding Buyers For All The Contents of Your Home
Mar 16, 2017 • 23 min
The online estate sale company that is being transformed by Transformed By Technology
214: Maven Wave - A New Enterprise Video Solution Called Reveal
Mar 15, 2017 • 21 min
Introducing Reveal: an enterprise-ready video solution, powered by Google Clous and Maven Wave
213: AppyPie App Builder- Create AR and VR Apps With No Technical Knowledge
Mar 14, 2017 • 22 min
Appy Pie is a mobile application development software that allows anyone with no technical knowledge to create advanced applications for mobiles and smartphones. There is nothing to download or install, no programming required – just drag and drop….
212: JotForm The Easy To Use Online Form Builder For Every Business
Mar 13, 2017 • 20 min
How JotForm Takes the Pain Out of Form Building
211: How Causr Is Creating Meaningful Professional Connections By Networking the World Together
Mar 9, 2017 • 33 min
James Eder Founder & Chief Collision Creator
210: How xMatters Can Boost IT Operations, DevOps and Major Incident Management Processes With Intelligent Communications.
Mar 9, 2017 • 26 min
Abbas Haider Ali CTO at xMatters, Enterprise Startup Advisor
209: Splice - The Canadian Tech Start-Up Using Data-Driven Dialogs To Maximize Customer Experience
Mar 7, 2017 • 32 min
How Splice Is Proving Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Automated Customer Care
208: Australian Radio Show Interview Me About The Nokia 3310
Mar 7, 2017 • 11 min
Nokia 3310 Hipster Trend or Something More?
207: The Road to Better Posture and Running With Lumo Bodytech
Mar 6, 2017 • 14 min
The posture-tracking wearable from Lumo Bodytech
206 - How Ciena Is Transforming Businesses Through Network Innovation
Mar 5, 2017 • 23 min
Ciena Corporation is a global manufacturer of communications network equipment and solutions. Many of the world’s largest carriers and service providers have deployed Ciena solutions in their network; including AT&T, BT, Cable & Wireless,…
205: Dataiku - Data Science Studio (DSS) Enters Gartner’s Magic Quadrant as a Visionary
Mar 2, 2017 • 14 min
An Interview With Dataiku’s CEO: Florian Douetteau
204: Techstars Music: The Startup Class That Goes To 11
Feb 28, 2017 • 38 min
The global ecosystem that empowers entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market
203: The LIDAR Technology Behind An X-Ray Pill
Feb 28, 2017 • 14 min
An Israeli company called Check-Cap has developed a small capsule that after being swallowed, actually performs a colonoscopy. GaN’s small size and high efficiency - compared with silicon – allowed Check-Cap to shrink an X-Ray machine down to a size…
202: Geeni Smart Home Products Debuts to Fit Every Budget
Feb 27, 2017 • 26 min
Merkury Innovations reveal its Geeni line of smart home products
201: The Inspirational Story Behind PixlPlay That Recycles Smartphones Into A Kids’ Camera
Feb 24, 2017 • 28 min
How PixlPlay Turns Your Smartphone Into a Fun Camera!
200: EON Reality: Virtual Reality Software, Augmented Reality
Feb 23, 2017 • 28 min
EON Reality’s Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality software and solutions help people learn faster, remember longer, and make better decisions.
199: Setapp From MacPaw Offers Netflix for Mac Apps In Alternative App Store
Feb 22, 2017 • 19 min
CEO and founder of MacPaw Talks About SetApp
198: The Future of Innovation and Technology In The Retail Industry
Feb 21, 2017 • 28 min
Skyler Fernandes VC / Investing in the future innovation of retail
197: The Story Behind Crowdsourced Weather App, Sunshine
Feb 20, 2017 • 23 min
Sunshine will revolutionize the way you think about weather
196: How Adobe Primetime Enabled by Adobe Marketing Cloud, Is Designed For Viewing Experiences
Feb 17, 2017 • 27 min
Adobe Primetime
195: Veyo: The Technology Behind Non Emergency Medical Transportation Logistics
Feb 16, 2017 • 26 min
VEYO - Uber For Non Emergency Medical Transportation
194: How Artificial Intelligence Could Help You Find Your Next Job or Build Your Network
Feb 15, 2017 • 18 min
Opportunity Is An App That Makes Finding a New Job as Easy As Swiping Right
193: BBC America, Planet Earth II - Mike Gunton & The Tech Behind The Show
Feb 14, 2017 • 27 min
PLanet Earth II David Attenborough and Camera Technology
192: How Tezos Is Enabling Smarter Smart Contracts Through its Self-Amending Blockchain
Feb 13, 2017 • 28 min
Tezos the secure, future-proof smart contract system.
191: Why The Virtual High School Is The Pioneer of Online and Blended Learning
Feb 10, 2017 • 19 min
The Virtual High School that is an online learning pioneer that’s probably under your radar. Since 1995, the nonprofit organization has been setting the standard for quality online education. VHS provides courses taught in global online classrooms for…
190: DroneDeploy Offers Cloud-Based Software and Big Data Analytics to Bring Drones to the Enterprise
Feb 9, 2017 • 21 min
Automate drone flight & explore map data directly from your app.
189: Stuart the Minion Cam: The New HD WiFi Pet Camera
Feb 8, 2017 • 26 min
How Tend Insights Are Working With John Deere, Kodak, and Universal To Create innovative Products
188: Why Reverb Is Creating A Squarespace For Music Retail
Feb 7, 2017 • 16 min
ebay style marketplace helps musicians sell guitars ect through Reverb
187: How Plethora Is Enabling The Future Of Manufacturing
Feb 6, 2017 • 17 min
Plethora Is Building a New Kind of Factory to Make Manufacturing Faster and More Accessible for Everyone
186: How Interactive Classroom Technology Is Enhancing Education Through Innovation
Feb 4, 2017 • 34 min
The STEM science lab from Boxlight brings the science classroom anywhere
185: Home Interior Design Plans Made Easy With A New Smartphone App
Feb 1, 2017 • 16 min
I recently discovered that The team that brought you chat-based interior design app Homee is excited to introduce Hutch, an innovative home design experience stemming from the most popular Homee feature, the visualization. With a laser focus on this…
184: How Andy Ory’s 128 Technology Will Fix the Internet With Smart Routers
Jan 31, 2017 • 22 min
Acme Packet founder and his new startup that has big plans to fix the internet
183: Aido, The Interactive & Personal Home Robot That’s a Big Hit On Indiegogo
Jan 30, 2017 • 26 min
Could The Aido Robot Be Your Friendly Smart Home Hub?
182: AR Startup Lumus Reveal 55 Degree Field of View Display Technology
Jan 26, 2017 • 21 min
I chat with Lumus about the rise of AR and VR in the tech industry
181: How Technology, Software and Data Analytics Played a Big Part In President Trump’s Election Success
Jan 24, 2017 • 27 min
Michael Fauscette From G2 Crowd Talks About How Technology Is Reshaping Politics
180: Why Gallium Nitride Is About To Disrupt Silicon
Jan 20, 2017 • 18 min
At the CES show in Las Vegas this year, EPC (Efficient Power Conversion) showcased how GaN is a core technology behind autonomous vehicles, the house of the future without power cords, the connected car, and non-invasive colonoscopies with an x-ray…
179: Mous - A Shock-Absorbing Case To Make Your iPhone Indestructible
Jan 18, 2017 • 17 min
Mous Limitless iPhone Case - Airo Shock Protection
178: How BigID Is Redefining Personal Data Protection & Privacy
Jan 18, 2017 • 21 min
BigID is enabling companies to help reduce breach risk, contain liability exposure and address increasing global privacy regulations. Their mission is to help enterprises better protect the privacy of their customers’ personal data through the…
177: How Jammber Is Bringing Simplified Paperwork, Payments & Credits for the Entertainment Industry.
Jan 10, 2017 • 17 min
How Jammber empowering and enhancing the creative process.
176: How HYPR Is Speeding Up Enterprise Deployment of Biometric Security
Jan 10, 2017 • 24 min
Selfie Pay, Biometric Authentication To Verify Online Transactions
175: CES 2017 - HelloMind The Hypnotherapy Mobile App To Retrain Your Brain
Jan 8, 2017 • 17 min
Can this hypnotherapy mobile app replace therapists?
174: CES 2017 Innovation Award - Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed
Jan 8, 2017 • 16 min
Is SleepIQ technology the future of sleeping?
173: CES 2017 - ZTE Unveils Hawkeye, The World’s First ‘Crowdsourced’ Phone
Jan 5, 2017 • 14 min
172: Work Your Way With This New Project Management Tool & Easy To Use Free Task Manager‎
Jan 4, 2017 • 26 min
Favro Collaboration Tools
171: CES 2017 - Polk BOOM Introduces First Truly Wearable Bluetooth Speaker
Jan 3, 2017 • 14 min
“Polk BOOM recognizes that enjoying your music while participating in your favorite outdoor activity, like biking or skateboarding is important, but also realized that being aware of ambient noise and your immediate surroundings is even more…
170: Kickstarter for Waterproof, Breathable Pants Has Legs
Dec 29, 2016 • 13 min
Vear is seeking funding for the Legs Jacket on Kickstarter
169: How 31Events Is Bringing Marketing Campaigns On Your Customer’s Calendar In One Click
Dec 26, 2016 • 28 min
Why you should use your Calendar to talk to your customers
168: How Twilio and Two-Factor Authentication Intend To Kill The Password
Dec 22, 2016 • 23 min
The Future of Online Security
167: Rick Chapman: Selling Steve Jobs Liver & 20 Years of High-Tech Marketing Disasters.
Dec 20, 2016 • 34 min
A Satirical Look At The World Of Technology, Startups and Entrepreneur Stories
166: Capital One is on Amazon Echo. Questions? Just ask Alexa.
Dec 18, 2016 • 14 min
How Much Did I Spend Skill Launches on Amazon Echo
165: How Giftagram Is Taking The Hassle Out Of Buying Gifts And Donating Toys
Dec 18, 2016 • 15 min
As we are right in the middle of the gift giving season, it seemed like a great idea to get the guys from Giftagram back onto the show.Regular listeners might remember that way back on episode 96 they explained their unique concept for gift giving….
164: Meet Huggle, The Platonic Social-Networking App That Puts Places Before Faces
Dec 15, 2016 • 26 min
Why Huggle Could Be The Perfect Antidote to Tinder
163: How Fleetsmith Is Simplifying Mac Device Management
Dec 14, 2016 • 20 min
How Fleetsmith automatically manages apps, settings, and security preferences across a company’s Mac fleet,
162: How StressBox Uses Mindfulness, Stress Intelligence, Epic Exercise & Positive Energy To De-Stress Professionals
Dec 13, 2016 • 31 min
How StressBox Are Preventing Workplace Stress
161: How B&H Photo Video Provides A Seamless Omnichannel Experience
Dec 12, 2016 • 20 min
B&H Use of Expertise and Knowledge Beats Even Amazon
160: Moonlite - A Bedtime Story Projector For Your Mobile Phone
Dec 9, 2016 • 15 min
How technology is upgrading our greatest storytelling traditions
159: How Silver Spring ‘s Smart Energy Platform Is The Power Behind Smart Cities and the Internet of Important Things
Dec 8, 2016 • 27 min
Silver Spring Networks and IoT solutions helping global utilities and cities connect, optimize, and manage smart energy and smart city infrastructure.
158: How LiquiGlide Empties The Ketchup Bottle Everytime
Dec 7, 2016 • 15 min
LiquiGlide Uses Technology and Innovation to create non-stick coatings for containers so the sauce flows out smoothly
157: How GoPuff Is Bringing On-Demand 30-Minute Convenience Store Delivery Service To Homes
Dec 5, 2016 • 17 min
This convenience store on wheels is faster and cheaper than Amazon and Instacart
156: How Elation Health Put’s The Heart Back Into Health Care Tech
Dec 3, 2016 • 19 min
The road to cloud-based electronic health records (EHR).
155: How Technology Is Enabling PayQwick to Transform the Legal Marijuana Industry
Nov 30, 2016 • 31 min
How Tech Potpreneurs Are Transforming The Medicinal Marijuana Industry
154: Renaissance and Achieve3000 Partner to Create Best-in-Class Literacy Assessment and Instruction Solution
Nov 28, 2016 • 32 min
Edtech solutions for assessment, reading, and math practice
153: Meet Helpr, The App That Delivers a Babysitter To Your Door, On Demand
Nov 27, 2016 • 16 min
Uber for childcare app lets parents order a babysitter to their door
152: Are We Ready For Smart Luggage? iFly Luggage Have The Answers
Nov 22, 2016 • 22 min
What does the future of luggage mean for tech-savvy travelers?
151: How The SevenFifty Digital Platform Brings New Efficiencies to the Wine and Spirits Industry
Nov 21, 2016 • 15 min
SevenFifty is the online platform for the wholesale wine and spirits industry. The company’s technology platform offers a robust and real-time database that standardizes disparate data sets and provides educational information on a wide variety of…
150: Savonix Mobile and the Digital Cognitive Assessment App
Nov 21, 2016 • 24 min
Savonix is neuroscience democratized. Its digital, research-based assessment delivers a state-of-the-art cognitive and emotional function evaluation. The evidence-based screening is a 30-minute (on average) assessment accessed from any iOS or Android…
149: Your Chance To Be The World’s First Civilian Jetpack Pilot
Nov 19, 2016 • 20 min
Australian entrepreneur David Mayman hit the headlines last year after soaring high across the Hudson River and flying around the Statue of Liberty. The company is now offering a chance for a lucky individual relive their James Bond or Halo…
148: Littlstar VR and 360° Videos on PS VR and Oculus Rift
Nov 17, 2016 • 20 min
Littlstar is the leading premium network dedicated exclusively to Virtual Reality, 360 video, and immersive experiences. Littlstar has channels like Showtime, Disney, Discovery, Nat Geo, WSJ, ABC, and more. Viewers can discover, watch, and share the…
147: How The Fing Network Scanner Is Boosting Home Network Security and IoT
Nov 16, 2016 • 17 min
Fing, the top ranking, completely free and super-fast network scanner, that’s used by millions of homes and professionals around the world. The app discovers which devices are connected to any Wi-Fi network, map devices, detect intruders, assess…
146: Fujitsu And The Open Innovation Gateway
Nov 15, 2016 • 19 min
The San Francisco Bay Area is known as the “Innovation Capital of the World” for its many examples of leading technologies and unique business models. Tapping into the collaborative and entrepreneurial spirit of the region, Fujitsu established the…
145: How Tech Is Enabling Amazon’s Grocery Plans, Webrooming, Showrooming and Wal-Mart’s eCommerce Strategy
Nov 11, 2016 • 20 min
It wasn’t too long ago that people thought Showrooming was going to kill bricks and mortar stores. For those that don’t know, “Showrooming is when a shopper visits a store to check out a product but then purchases the product online from home. This…
144: How Apixio Is Transforming Healthcare Through Data
Nov 10, 2016 • 21 min
Data, cognitive computing and machine learning is helping Apixio Transform Healthcare
143: The Internet of Medical Devices & The Future of Healthcare Tech
Nov 5, 2016 • 18 min
How Trice Imaging, Revolutionizes Medical Image Sharing
142: How To Light Up Your Videochat and Selfies with Chatlight
Nov 2, 2016 • 22 min
How an entrepreneur is bringing light to Facebook Live, YouTube, Periscope and Skype Users
141: Quizlet, The Free Flashcard & Language App to Study & Learn
Nov 1, 2016 • 15 min
Quizlet: The Only Edtech Company on the Internet Top 50. #EdTech
140: Shippo: The Shipping API For Ecommerce
Oct 31, 2016 • 14 min
An API and dashboard for all your shipping needs.
139: How Tech Is Enabling A Safety Culture
Oct 29, 2016 • 22 min
Neil interviews Luke Anear, Founder and CEO of SafetyCulture
138: Why This Entrepreneur Is Crowdfunding An Affordable Electric Car
Oct 27, 2016 • 16 min
Storm Sondors moves up from affordable ebikes to sub-$10K electric cars
137: Need A Burner phone? There’s An App For That
Oct 26, 2016 • 22 min
How many people have your personal mobile number? Apart from your friends, family and colleagues, there is a whole heap of people and organizations that have your mobile number. When considering our digital footprint we seldom think about how…
136: The World’s First Predictive A.I. Browser For Mobile
Oct 25, 2016 • 16 min
How Ulli is revolutionizing the way you browse and search the web on your phone.
135: How Data Science Education Is Preparing Students For New Job Roles
Oct 24, 2016 • 21 min
How Investing in tech based education could secure business and lifestyle success
134: How The No Longer Virtual Conference Is Moving Online Connections To The Physical World
Oct 22, 2016 • 20 min
Leverage your professional network to improve your real life, face-to-face business and community
133: CEO and Founder of Startup Malena Reveals The Positives Of AI Technology
Oct 21, 2016 • 18 min
Flynn Coleman On Why Technology and AI Can Be a Positive Step For Humanity
132: A Smart Dog Collar That Tracks Activity, Location, Temperature and Adventures
Oct 20, 2016 • 14 min
New range of cool gadgets & gizmos for dog lovers.
131: Relationship Science Opens Exclusive Database of Influential People & Companies To All
Oct 19, 2016 • 23 min
Why Harnessing big data for power networking Is a more useful business tool than LinkedIn
130: How Loopback Analytics Is Improving Patient Care Through Big Data Analytics
Oct 18, 2016 • 12 min
How this management platform is helping health systems identify at-risk patients, match intervention, and improve outcomes.
129: Lease A Car From Your Phone With The Honcker App In Just Three Swipes
Oct 17, 2016 • 16 min
Honcker runs smart analytics on cars and shows you only the best possible prices from your smartphone.
128: Jon Loew CEO of Vift, and KeepTree, Shares His Inspirational Story
Oct 14, 2016 • 28 min
An online system that allows users to capture, securely store, and schedule video messages for release in the future.
127: Bvddy - The Story Behind The Tinder For Sports App
Oct 13, 2016 • 17 min
How advances in technology can increase motivation in sport and exercise
126: Betabrand: The Crowdfunded Clothing Designed By The Online Community
Oct 12, 2016 • 23 min
A startup marketing success story for the retail clothing company and crowdfunding platform
125: How Qylur Intelligent Systems Is Improving Both Security and the Customer Experience
Oct 11, 2016 • 21 min
Security-screening technologies that blend big-data learning and autonomous machines.
124: How Zenvoy Enables Users To Obtain Business Opportunities and Meaningful Connections
Oct 10, 2016 • 18 min
One-on-one peer-networking platform for individuals, groups and events.
123: Listener Question Time: Arnie McKinnis
Oct 7, 2016 • 10 min
Arnie McKinnis has a question for the Tech Blog Writer…. As I continue to chase my freedom and dreams, Arnie wants to know what I have learned on my journey to business and lifestyle success. Questionmaster -
122: Why FreshRealm Is Much More Than An Innovative Meal Kit
Oct 6, 2016 • 24 min
FreshRealm Vessel is a revolutionary food delivery platform that will take your food to your table in two-days.
121: itslearning: Why This Cloud-Based Learning Management System (LMS) Is Top of the EdTech Class
Oct 5, 2016 • 25 min
How EdTech is enabling disruptive educators to transform elearning, learning, mlearning and education.
120: Visier CEO John Schwarz Talks About BI, Big Data and Workforce Intelligence Solutions
Oct 4, 2016 • 24 min
How Artifical intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, IoT is transforming BI analytics
119: Why 2016 Is The Year Of The Phish & How Avanan Is Securing The Cloud
Sep 29, 2016 • 20 min
How Avanan protects against phishing and malware in realtime
118: Sengled Smart Light Bulbs Double Up As Speakers, Security Cameras or WiFi Boosters
Sep 29, 2016 • 19 min
Home automation and the smart home gets a unique upgrade
117: Jeb Banner CEO of Smallbox Shares His Thoughts on Technology, Innovation and Creativity
Sep 28, 2016 • 30 min
Creative solvers, thinkers and doers who are passionate advocates of meaningful work for the community.
116: Lessons in Healthy Indulgence From HungryRoot
Sep 27, 2016 • 13 min
Former Contestant on Top Chef Masters, Marco Pierre White. Chef Franklin Becker didn’t want to sacrifice the pleasure of a truly good meal to eat “healthy”. Being diagnosed with type-2 diabetes at the age of 27, and having his son diagnosed with…
115: Cybereason - Military-Grade, Real-Time Detection and Response Platform
Sep 26, 2016 • 14 min
Cybereason is the world’s only military-grade, real-time detection and response platform. Much of its history is classified, but it makes for very interesting if you feel like a quick google after the show. They are tackling security differently by…
114: VideoBlocks Founder Joel Holland Talks About Authentic Stock Media,
Sep 25, 2016 • 20 min
Netflix style all-you-can-eat royalty-free stock video and audio subscription for creatives
113: How Sugru’s Inventor Knew Her Lifehacking Moldable Glue Would Stick
Sep 22, 2016 • 21 min
Sugru is a moldable glue that sticks to almost anything and turns into a strong flexible rubber overnight. It is made to stick to as many materials as possible forming a strong bond to aluminum, steel, ceramics, glass, wood and other materials…
112: How To Double your MacBook Storage With TarDisk
Sep 21, 2016 • 15 min
TarDisk adds hybrid storage space to OS X. Unlike any other product, TarDisk merges with your MacBook’s internal HD to expand it while keeping all of your files in one place at the speeds you expect. Double or triple your internal MacBook drive in…
111: How HelloTech Is Bringing IT Support To Your Door
Sep 20, 2016 • 30 min
A few years ago, tech in the home meant a desktop or laptop computer. We now have our own wireless network with multiple phones, tablets, laptops, games consoles, TV’s, music systems all connected. IoT will bring Toasters, Fridges, Washing…
110: How DUFL Is Changing The Way The World Travels
Sep 19, 2016 • 16 min
DUFL is a premium travel service- a personal valet that simplifies business travel by shipping, cleaning and storing your business attire. DUFL stores your clothing in your personal DUFL closet, and allows you to virtually ‘pack’ by selecting your…
109: How Tech Royalty and Rock n Roll Created The First Themed Investment Community With RedCrow
Sep 15, 2016 • 30 min
What happens when you put tech royalty and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame musician from one of the greatest bands of all time Talking Heads in the same room? The answer is RedCrow. RedCRord is a crowdfunding platform was co-founded by CEO Brian Smith, a…
108: Startup Swrve Reveals the Valuable Data Within Our Mobile Apps
Sep 14, 2016 • 42 min
Building lasting consumer relationships on mobile is made easy at Swrve. They are helping brands meaningfully connect with all their customers.That means turning marketing into conversation, interest into interaction. Swrve is a mobile engagement…
107: Jeff Smith, Smule Founder and CEO, Talks About the Rise of Social Music Apps
Sep 12, 2016 • 27 min
The secret recipe to create a viral mobile app is something we would all love to get our hands on. Tonight’s guest is the chief executive of Smule, Jeff Smith and he is behind some of the most downloaded apps of all time. Jeff is responsible for…
106: SnapWire - An Innovative Take on The Traditional Stock Photo Industry.
Sep 9, 2016 • 21 min
Chad Newell, the CEO of which is an innovative take on the traditional stock photo industry. The platform allows businesses to pitch a brief and photography challenges and pay for the authentic photographs they wanted. Essentially, Snapwire is…
105: How Gartner Cool Vendor Forter Is Leading The Battle Against Online Fraud
Sep 7, 2016 • 18 min
I recently came across a company called Forter on the Gartner Cool vendors list. They offer an invaluable service to retailers by taking away all the risk of transactions. Most people listening to this show would have received a call from their bank…
104: How Bootler Aims to be the Kayak of Food-Delivery Services
Sep 6, 2016 • 11 min
Bootler, the newest player in the food delivery game and is set up to create transparency in the industry. Users can now search and discover restaurants that deliver in their neighborhood, growing by restaurant or category. An…
103: FASTSIGNS CEO Catherine Monson Talks About The RIght Way To Implement a Digitization Project
Sep 4, 2016 • 23 min
Digitization projects often end up with installing huge screens everywhere for wayfinding or just to deliver the wow factor. But, seldom do they tackle the what content? or what do you want to achieve difficult questions? Fastsigns have…
102: How The CEO of GoFundMe Rob Solomon Is Helping The Online Community Make A Difference
Aug 31, 2016 • 20 min
Launched in 2010, GoFundMe is the world’s largest online fundraising platform, with over $2 billion raised so far. The global GoFundMe community of more than 25 million donors is changing the way the world gives. 140 GoFundMe campaigns had been…
101: How FinalCode Offers Enterprises Secure File Collaboration
Aug 31, 2016 • 20 min
FinalCode, is a global file security platform provider that has recently joined IBM’s PartnerWorld program and were also recently named a ‘Cool Vendor’ by Gartner. Companies face the monumental challenge of establishing strong and persistent file…
100 - One Hundred Episodes Of The Tech Blog Writer Podcast
Aug 31, 2016 • 7 min
Today is a big day for the Tech Blog Writer Podcast and the host Neil Hughes. It’s Neil’s Birthday and after just over a year podcasting we reach the 100th Episode. In this episode, we take a break from interviews and hand over the mic to listeners of…
99: How Payoneer Has Become The Leading B2B Cross-Border Payments Platform
Aug 30, 2016 • 14 min
Payoneer empowers global commerce by connecting businesses, professionals, countries and currencies with its innovative cross-border payments platform. We often here about the world of finance is struggling to keep up in this digital world. While…
98: How Nylas Aims To Stop Businesses From Giving Up On Email
Aug 29, 2016 • 19 min
An obsession with email tools and a desire to escape the East Coast winter were the initial driving forces behind MIT Engineer Michael Grinich’s startup Nylas. After moving west to help out a friend turned into working at Dropbox and Nest he, in…
97: How Snagajob Is Using a Gig Economy-Style Approach For Hourly Workers
Aug 28, 2016 • 12 min
With more than 70 million registered hourly workers and 300,000 customer locations, Snagajob is America’s #1 hourly marketplace, creating instant, quality connections so that a job can be secured in minutes. I invited Jocelyn Mangan, one of…
96: How Giftagram Takes The Stress Out Of Buying Gifts, But is Keeping The Personal Touch
Aug 26, 2016 • 27 min
Interview with Jason Reid, CEO and Co-Founder of Giftagram
95: ZTE Wants Your Ideas For Its Next Mobile Device
Aug 18, 2016 • 11 min
What phone do you have? Are you fiercely loyal to Android? or Apple? No matter what brand you have aligned yourself to, the truth is that the market is appearing a little bit….well samey. And yet Analysts wonder why phone sales are dropping off….
94: Wrike Brings Project Management Software Into The 21st century
Aug 17, 2016 • 28 min
Andrew Filev is the founder and CEO of Wrike, provider of popular social project management software. Growing up in St Petersburg, Russia with a huge passion for technology, he dreamed of one day working in Silicon Valley. Fast forward to 2016 he…
93: EventBoard Brings Meeting Room Management & Workplace Analytics Into the 21st Century
Aug 16, 2016 • 17 min
EventBoard has recently secured another $13.5 Million in Series B and continues dominance in the connected and intelligent workplace of the future. The modern workplace looks very different from 30 years ago. There are new workspaces, technologies and…
92: Jitterbit CEO George Gallegos Talks About This Agile Integration/API Management Solution
Aug 16, 2016 • 17 min
Jitterbit CEO George Gallegos describes an API approach
91: Alfresco in the Cloud - Enterprise Content Management
Aug 11, 2016 • 19 min
I Interview Doug Dennerline - CEO and President at Alfresco
90: CEO Claire Lew: What Goes Unsaid Hurts Your Company The Most
Aug 10, 2016 • 33 min
Know Your Company is a two-person company that is experiencing steady revenue and customer growth in more than 15 countries. With Kickstarter, Medium and Airbnb on their client list, I had to find out more. Know Your Company is a software tool that…
89: CodeFights - Win a Game, Land a Job
Aug 9, 2016 • 15 min
CodeFights, a scrappy new startup founded by MIT grads turned Google and Oracle engineers aims to create an online arena for hacker phenoms to hone their coding talents through real-time competitions - Offering head-to-head battles as well as…
88: Capital One - The First Bank To Support Amazon Echo
Aug 8, 2016 • 15 min
Interview with Ken Dodelin - Vice President, Digital Product Development at Capital One
87: With CuriosityStream, Discovery Channel Founder Creates a Netflix of Non-Fiction
Aug 3, 2016 • 38 min
John Hendricks has one of the most engaging entrepreneurial stories you’re likely to read about. As founder of the Discovery channel, he was responsible for broadcasting 100 channels to 1.5 billion people in 39 languages and more than 170…
86: The Healthy-Eating Success Story of Freshii
Aug 2, 2016 • 17 min
Matthew Corrin struggled to find healthy grab-and-go lunch options with engaging branding and was determined to “Starbuck” the must-needed health-casual dining category. In 2005, without any restaurant or retail experience, Matthew opened his…
85: How Cosmetic Surgery Community RealSelf Uses Technology & Innovation to Help Developing Countries
Aug 2, 2016 • 20 min
Tom Seery is CEO of RealSelf, the world’s largest community for learning and sharing information about cosmetic surgery, dermatology, dentistry, and other elective treatments. When you think of cosmetic surgery, you don’t automatically think of…
84: How The Meditation Studio App Offers Meditation Technology
Aug 1, 2016 • 22 min
Many people nowadays are always on the go and find it difficult to break away from the hustle and bustle. We are always attached to our phones, checking emails, texting, calling, and checking social media. Believe it or not, the very devices that fuel…
83: How Weissbeerger Is Turning Drinks Into Data
Jul 30, 2016 • 37 min
The Internet of Things (IOT) have changed the way companies do business across so many industries enabling critical data to be supplied in real time allowing smarter and faster decision making across the value chain. Weissbeerger is the latest BIG…
82: How the LOT Network Are Disarming Patent Trolls
Jul 28, 2016 • 17 min
The LOT Network (a non-profit first launched by Google) is a group of high-profile tech and auto companies Patent Trolls. 2015 was the biggest year ever for patent trolls with nearly 80% of suits in tech, and LOT Network is one prong of a…
81: David Kalt - Creator of Reverb and Chicago Music Exchange
Jul 27, 2016 • 19 min
Since launching in 2013, David has been working side-by-side with his growing team to make the online marketplace the best place for musicians to buy and sell new, used, vintage and handmade music gear. As the company’s evangelist and…
80: Martin Rawls-Meehan, CEO of Reverie the Sleep Technology Company
Jul 26, 2016 • 17 min
Reverie is incorporating technology into the way they make their mattresses/sleep system to improve our sleep and health. A sleep technology company that has tech plugins and Bluetooth technology inside their beds and mattresses. I chat o…
79: DialogTech CEO Irv Shapiro - Using Machine Learning to Automatically Categorize Phone Calls
Jul 25, 2016 • 24 min
DialogTech CEO Irv Shapiro talks about the new Dialog Analytics platform that Uses machine learning to automatically categorize phone calls. DialogTech has experienced over 300 percent growth in its enterprise client base and nearly doubled its…
78: How The Dreem headband Monitors Brain Activity To Help You Sleep
Jul 22, 2016 • 17 min
Meet Rythm, a neurotechnology company is debuting their first product, an active wearable headband called Dreem. This is the first wearable to go beyond merely monitoring sleep, it actually reads your brainwaves and influences them to sleep better. I…
77: Amantha Imber Discusses The Innovation Formula
Jul 21, 2016 • 22 min
DR. AMANTHA IMBER is an innovation psychologist, best-selling author, and founder of Australia’s leading innovation consultancy Inventium. With a PhD in organizational psychology, Amantha has helped companies such as Google, Coca-Cola, Disney, LEGO,…
76: How PopSugar Is Using Adobe Analytics To Fuel Growth
Jul 20, 2016 • 16 min
Over 100 PopSugar content creators leverage Adobe Analytics to closely observe trends and historical data, which is then leveraged in creative ways to generate the best content pieces. Adobe Analytics is part of the Adobe Marketing Cloud, a…
75: Richard Sill, CEO of D-Eyecare Discusses The Portable Retinal Imaging System
Jul 18, 2016 • 14 min
The modern day digital ophthalmoscope is here with D-EYE, the portable retinal imaging system for iPhone and Android. D-Eye helps physicians diagnose a number of different eye conditions, including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular…
74: Brainshark CEO Greg Flynn, Talks About New Products and the Importance of Integration
Jul 18, 2016 • 15 min
Brainshark sales enablement solutions help organizations harness the power of content to drive sales productivity and effectiveness. Brainshark has also helped General Electric’s $5 billion GE Digital division operationalize sales and marketing…
73: BeyondCore Founder and CEO Arijit Sengupta Talks About Why 80% of BI Projects Fail.
Jul 17, 2016 • 22 min
BeyondCore, a data startup that’s spent more than ten years refining a one-click automated business analysis that gives anyone, not just data scientists, the abilities to do advanced analytics. Their patented technology has been used by more…
72: Lifeway Food’s CEO Julie Smolyansky Talks About the Technology and Innovation Behind Probiotics
Jul 16, 2016 • 37 min
Julie Smolyansky talks about high-protein kefir. She also shares her inspirational story about using technology and innovation to improve her probiotic range. Lifeway Foods started in the basement of a family home selling a 150-year-old Eastern…
71: Stephanie Newby, CEO of Crimson Hexagon Talks About Completing a Native American Vision Quest
Jul 14, 2016 • 13 min
Stephanie Newby, CEO of Crimson Hexagon and founder of Golden Seeds, an investment firm that connects women-led companies with venture investments. Throughout her 20+-year career, her mission has stayed the same: to help establish equal,…
70: Huddle CEO Morten Brøgger Talks About the Importance of Collaboration
Jul 13, 2016 • 26 min
Huddle is the enterprise content collaboration company that’s helping organizations across the globe transform the way they work. From internal collaboration across teams, to external client engagements, Huddle manages files, tasks, and team…
69: Alan Tisch Co-Founder and CEO of Shopping Startup Spring
Jul 12, 2016 • 23 min
Alan Tisch Co-Founder and CEO of the one shop stop app called Spring. In this year of conversational commerce it’s easy to see why Spring’s sales are currently growing 20% month over month and how they’re capitalizing on the…
68: Klio Brings the World of Digital Art into Your Home and Office
Jul 11, 2016 • 32 min
A custom-framed device for showcasing digital art. Experience art evolving Powered by Labs.
67: Karl Wirth, CEO & Founder of Evergage Talks About Personalization
Jul 8, 2016 • 22 min
Evergage’s cloud-based platform delivers real-time personalization to more than 1 billion web visitors, improving demand generation, revenue growth and customer success for over 120 organizations, including Gardener’s Supply Company, Intuit,…
66: CEO and Founder of ROBLOX David Baszucki
Jul 6, 2016 • 20 min
David Baszucki is the founder and co-creator of the online video game ROBLOX. ROBLOX boasts over nine million monthly active users and over two billion hours played since 2008 with a more than 50 percent year-over-year increase in revenue. The mission…
65: Stayful Co-Founder and CEO Cheryl Rosner and the Boom in the Boutique Hotel Business
Jul 5, 2016 • 19 min
Travelers are turning away from hotel chains in favor of having a localized experience where they can enjoy a unique holiday. Stayful prices are at least 10% better than any price and provide a personalized travel service from booking to…
64: Interview with Yieldify CTO, Richard Sharp
Jul 4, 2016 • 30 min
Richard Sharp is the scientific and technical brain behind the Google-backed company Yieldify. The company forecasts online behavior for more than 500 brands and their millions of e-commerce customers Yieldify’s email remarketing targets your…
63: How Anvato’s Media Content Platform (MCP) Will Dominate The Rio 2016 Olympics
Jul 1, 2016 • 24 min
The Olympic Games are expected to exceed $1B in ad sales across platforms as viewers stream on social media, tablets, TV, etc. With the Rio 2016 Olympics spanning across 16 days, viewer streaming will differ from one-and-one events like the Super…
62: How Silent Partner Silences Snoring
Jun 30, 2016 • 9 min
Co-Founder and CEO Netanel Eyal shares his tech startup story
61: How the Wheelys Cafe Became The Fastest Growing Coffee Chain In The World
Jun 29, 2016 • 17 min
Entrepreneurial ideas that surprise or inspire us are often the result of a personal experience. Maria De La Croix once applied for the role of a barista at her local Starbucks only to be instantly rejected for having blue hair. Rather than sit around…
60: How ShipBob Is Helping Retailers Offer an Amazon Prime Like Service
Jun 28, 2016 • 14 min
The ShipBob team share their tech startup story. In the eyes of consumers, Amazon Prime is the new standard. ShipBob aims to help retailers provide a similar service to their customers too. With global e-commerce projected to grow between 13-25 % by 2018,…
59: How David Steinberg Created His 2nd Unicorn Startup Zeta Interactive
Jun 20, 2016 • 20 min
The Inspirational Tech Story Behind creating two Unicorn Startups. The story of David Steinberg is nothing short of inspirational. He rose to the top of the Inc. 500 bringing InPhonic to Unicorn status with a valuation of over $1 billion. Inphonic had to…
58: How MyScript Is Enabling Digital Handwriting For 250 Million Users
Jun 16, 2016 • 17 min
Tech Startup Story behind the world’s most advanced technology for handwriting recognition and digital ink management. MyScript is the source of the world’s most advanced technology for handwriting recognition and digital ink management. With more than…
57: CINEMOOD: Storyteller for Early Kid’s Development
Jun 16, 2016 • 15 min
The tech startup and crowdfunding path to success. Mike Bukhovtsev talks about how this portable projector was named one of the coolest gadgets for Generation Z at CES in Las Vegas CINEMOOD 3-in-1 Magic Cinema comes with Disney Family Favorites Enjoy 120+…
56: CEO and Co-Founder of ClearSky Ellen Rubin Talk About Life In The Cloud
Jun 15, 2016 • 21 min
On this show, I speak with CEO and co-founder of ClearSky, Ellen Rubin who shares her inspirational tech startup story. Ellen built a career on finding people with outrageous ideas and launching companies that help bring those ideas to fruition. Her first…
55: How LinkedIn challenger BeBee Swarmed to 10 million Users Under Our Radar
Jun 11, 2016 • 19 min
I chat to CEO Javier Cámara about the phenomenal success of BeBee
54: How Technology, Innovation, and Crowdfunding Are Transforming Real Estate
Jun 8, 2016 • 17 min
Inspirational rags-to-riches tech startup story of Allen Shayanfekr and real estate crowdfunding platform Sharestates. Allen Shayanfekr is the CEO and Co-founder of Sharestates. Allen shares his very personal inspirational journey that started with just a…
53: FiveStars Co-founder and CEO Vik Ho Talks Explains How His Tech Loyalty Program Delivers Impact
Jun 4, 2016 • 22 min
The Tech Startup Story behind FiveStars success. Victor and Matt began as top consultants at McKinsey, where they witnessed the power of customer loyalty programs and immediately understood why large companies pay millions of dollars to create them. They…
52: How Axonify CEO Carol Leaman Is Bringing Employee Training and e-Learning into the 21st Century
Jun 2, 2016 • 22 min
Axonify CEO Carol Leaman talks about how technology is enabling them to make corporate learning smarter with their e-learning software platform. We also discuss her inspirational tech startup story that involved a modern lesson on the true values learned…
51: Brewbarrel Co-founder Wolfgang Westermeier Talks About Their Kickstarter Journey
May 31, 2016 • 17 min
German company Brewbarrel had a fantastic idea to deliver a product that would allow customers to enjoy their home brewed beer in just one week after receiving the package. The bonus of being able to reate your customized beer from over 100,000 different…
50: Celebrating Our 50th Episode With a New Media Europe Award Nomination
May 31, 2016 • 9 min
Episode 50 of the Tech Blog Writer Podcast is a special thank-you to each and every listener. A look back at what we have learned over our 50 episodes together. The New Media Europe Awards surprised me with an “Influencer Award” nomination. I find…
49: How Naked Wines Crowdfunded Its Way to £100m Sales Year
May 28, 2016 • 31 min
In the days before crowdfunding was even a thing, Naked Wines were connecting their Angels (consumers) directly with the world’s best independent winemakers. We get everything from supermarkets and it’s easy to see how many believe we have…
48: The Kyon Smart Pet Collar Brings Wearable Tech To Your Dog
May 28, 2016 • 16 min
I chat with CEO, Leon Yohai about every step of his startup journey from a simple idea to smashing past their target and flying around the world sourcing materials to get it made. What is the Kyon Pet Collar? Imagine having a mobile app on your…
47: How The FIDO Alliance Are Going To Kill The Password
May 26, 2016 • 30 min
Brett McDowell, executive director of the FIDO Alliance talks to Neil about the imminent demise of the password
46: Austin McChord, CEO and Founder of Datto Talks About His Startup Journey
May 26, 2016 • 13 min
Austin McChord is the CEO and Founder of Datto and famously declined a $100 million buyout offer from an unnamed security firm back in 2013 Upon reading his quote “My ultimate goal is to build a big, meaningful, iconic technology company….
45: Invincea CEO Anup Ghosh Talks About Invisible Endpoint Security Agents
May 24, 2016 • 21 min
As ransomware infections and spear phishing attacks become too familiar, online security is finally being talked about in boardrooms. Last week I learned how Invincea discovered how ransomware developers are adding a DDoS component that uses an…
44: How Technology Is Helping HealthiestYou Change The Way We Access Healthcare
May 23, 2016 • 26 min
Jim Pendergast Shares His HealthTech Startup Story. Have you ever called to make an appointment with your Doctor only to be told there is a three-day wait? Do you wish that technology will disrupt the healthcare industry and change the old day of doing…
43: Top Venture Capitalist Harry Weller Talks Tech
May 19, 2016 • 44 min
We are living in the digital sharing economy and where anyone can see an idea turn into a million dollar start-up. Knocki for example hit Kickstarter aiming for $35,000 this week and 24 hours raised 300,000 as I record this episode. BUT what about the…
42: Why 17 million Wine Lovers Are Now Using The Vivino App
May 17, 2016 • 17 min
WineTech - The tech startup story behind the Shazam of wine apps Vivino Vivino has become the most downloaded app for wine lovers with over 17 over million users. The app contains the world’s largest wine library with over 8.6 million wines and users scan…
41: DataGravity - Paula Long Talks IT Ecosystems and Cybersecurity
May 12, 2016 • 18 min
Inspirational Tech Startup Story. Paula Long sold the first company she co-founded, EqualLogic, to Dell for $1.4 billion in 2008 — To put things into perspective this is more than what Facebook paid for Instagram. She is CEO and Co-Founder of DataGravity,…
Episode 40: Putting People Before Things to Drive Successful Change
May 10, 2016 • 26 min
Technological change requires a change and innovation culture, but how do you deliver it?
Episode 39: How Technology is Transforming Tropical Smoothie Café
May 9, 2016 • 23 min
Mike Rotondo, CEO of Tropical Smoothie Café talks about how the combination of a life-changing event and the introduction of technology solutions have transformed his business. The Tech Startup Story behind the Tropical Smoothie Café With a 44-percent…
38: How Reflektion Knows What Shoppers are Looking For.
May 5, 2016 • 14 min
As a user that is growing increasingly tired of generic email campaigns that are of little relevance to me. I was interested to discover how marketing personalization is finally about to bring retail into the 21st century. Reflektion uses technology to…
37: Suhail Doshi: How Mixpanel Delivers Value by Tracking Actions, Not Page Views
May 2, 2016 • 20 min
Suhail Doshi is the chief executive officer of the mobile-analytics software startup Mixpanel Inc. The company was recently valued at $865 million and also have an impressive client list of names such as Uber, Airbnb and SalesForce. Mixpanel is widely…
Episode 36: How 3D Printing Will Rock the World
Apr 30, 2016 • 18 min
I chat to John Hornick about how 3D printing will soon rock the world
Episode 35: New App Rooomy Lets You Decorate Your Home in 3D
Apr 11, 2016 • 13 min
Why Rooomy is proving a big hit with consumers, real estate agents and retailers too.
Episode 34: MasterCard Discuss Biometric Payments
Apr 10, 2016 • 18 min
Selfie Pay, finger print scanners, voice recognition are show how we are becoming our password.
Episode 33: CEO and co-founder Dave McLauchlan Talks About IoT data Startup Buddy
Mar 29, 2016 • 17 min
With 40-50 billion connected devices expected by 2020, Buddy aims to make sense of this deluge of data.
Episode 32: The Technology Behind OrangeTheory Fitness
Mar 28, 2016 • 16 min
How Monitoring Our Heart Rate During Fitness Can Make a Difference,
Episode 31: How This Start-Up Is Taking The Hassle Out Of Finding Somewhere to Live
Mar 23, 2016 • 25 min
Frontdoor lets your smartphone book your viewings based on your preferences.
Episode 30: How the Internet of Things and Technology Can Improve Customer Experience
Feb 23, 2016 • 22 min
CallidusCloud: Giles House Interview
Episode 29: How Aims to Bring Meetings into the 21st-Century
Feb 20, 2016 • 26 min
It’s time for technology to disrupt meetings
Episode 28: The Increasing Security Concerns Surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT)
Feb 15, 2016 • 11 min
Just How Secure is IoT?
Episode 27: Will Innovation Make Your Home Smarter?
Jan 25, 2016 • 9 min
Will You Be Handing Over Your The Keys to Your Home to Technology?
Episode 26: It’s Time For That Father and Son Chat…
Jan 15, 2016 • 12 min
What Happens when Gen X Talks Tech Trends With His Gen Z Son
Episode 25 - CES Tech Show WrapUp
Jan 10, 2016 • 9 min
Consumer Electronics Show, Gaming and Generation Z discussion
Episode 24: iPhone 7 Drops Headphone Jack and the Future of Learning and Development
Jan 9, 2016 • 15 min
Discussion around how tech is changing learning and opinion around Apple removing the headphone jack from the iPhone 7
Episode 23: Fitbit, Airbnb, Uber and Periscope are the Big Success Stories of 2015
Dec 30, 2015 • 12 min
How Fitbit, Airbnb, Uber and Periscope are changing our world.
Episode 22: Microsoft Surface Outsells Apple iPad & How to Obtain Free Office 365 and Increased Online Storage
Dec 19, 2015 • 11 min
Ensure you pick up your Free 12 month Office 365/Increased OneDrive Storage
Episode 21: Rise of the Virtual Assistant
Dec 12, 2015 • 15 min
The growth of Virtual Assistants discussion and interview with VA Ruth Cringle
Episode 20: TEDx Courageous Creations - A Tale of Two Neil’s
Dec 5, 2015 • 18 min
Tech Blog Writer Neil Hughes Meets Walking on Custard Author Neil Hughes
Episode 19: Facebook Quizzes: What happens to your data?
Nov 29, 2015 • 11 min
How much do you reveal about yourself when Using a Facebook Quiz?
Episode 18: Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Shadow IT
Nov 26, 2015 • 10 min
The New Challenges Facing IT Departments
Episode 17: Can Unroll.Me Help You Reach Inbox Zero?
Nov 20, 2015 • 10 min
Will these new tools affect your mailing list traffic?
Episode 16: Are We Reading Less? Broadcast Yourself From Periscope to Apple TV
Nov 10, 2015 • 13 min
Do You Prefer Ebook to Print? Will You Broadcast Yourself from Periscope to Apple TV?
Episode 15: Getting Your Work Featured On LinkedIn Pulse
Nov 8, 2015 • 12 min
How to increase your chances of getting featured on LinkedIn Pulse
Episode 14: Putting the tech into Halloween and a Must Listen Interview With the Creators of Rindle
Oct 29, 2015 • 14 min
How Productivity App Rindle allows you to manage Gmail, Slack, Trello, GitHub, Basecamp etc in one App
Episode 13: What makes Neil Hughes tick and is it dangerous?
Oct 16, 2015 • 81 min
Podcast listener Spencer Taylor challenges the Tech Blog Writer to a Frost/Nixon style interview
Episode 12: How Slack and Shadow IT Are Changing the Workplace
Oct 8, 2015 • 13 min
Will Slack Kill E-Mail?
Episode 11: Digital Hoarding, Online Authenticity & New Social Media App BeMe
Sep 26, 2015 • 14 min
Are we all digital hoarders, worried about our online authenticity?
Episode 10: Retail Technology - Indoor Mapping, Beacons and Deals Apps
Sep 19, 2015 • 17 min
Can Beacons, Indoor Mapping & Deals Apps Save Shopping Malls From Show-Rooming?
Episode 9: The Apple Announcements and Where to Find Inspiration for LinkedIn Blog Posts
Sep 13, 2015 • 15 min
Apple Discussion and Question from LinkedIn Writer Spencer Taylor
Episode 8: Rise of the Social Influencer and Sponsored Posts
Sep 6, 2015 • 17 min
Bloggers & Vloggers endorsing products and the impending YouTube subscription model
Episode 7: The Dark Side of LinkedIn, Websites Shutting Down Their Comments Section Discussion.
Aug 30, 2015 • 19 min
Is shutting down the comments section on your website a wise move?
Episode 6: Windows 10, Amazon Prime and Virtual Voicemail from Listeners
Aug 1, 2015 • 16 min
Featuring questions from Linkedin authors Jacqui Genow and Andrew Brooks
Episode 5: Interview With LinkedIn Author Dustin McKissen.
Jul 27, 2015 • 31 min
A Fascinating LinkedIn Pulse Story
Episode 4: Tech News Round-Up
Jul 27, 2015 • 14 min
Ashley Maddison Hack, Google+, Edit Tweet Features, Uber Ice Cream Promotion
Episode 3: Innovation in Business With Rich Haigh
Jul 22, 2015 • 16 min
Innovation is more than just a buzzword and Rich Haigh explains why.
Episode 2: How to Get More Views on LinkedIn Blog Posts
Jul 22, 2015 • 14 min
LinkedIn Blogging Questions and Tech News Overview
Episode 1: Intro & Interview With LinkedIn Pulse Star John White
Jul 10, 2015 • 31 min
From the UK and USA, Neil and John share a similar journey writing on LinkedIn