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Now in its eleventh year, the FiReStarter program annually showcases up to 12 businesses – top startups or companies with new startup technology – chosen by the Strategic News Service (SNS) for world promotion at FiRe, based on nominations by trusted SNS strategic investment members.

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  • After a solid second quarter, mobile operators to face tough headwinds in Q3

    Tue, 15 Aug 2017 02:43:00 -0700

    However, as the third quarter looms, the predictions are that the good times may be slowing their roll. According to Chetan Sharma Consulting’s U.S. Mobile Market update for Q2, domestic operators saw their net income improve 8% overall as they ...

  • CleanChoice Energy Launches 100% Retail Solar Service

    Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:47:00 -0700

    More than a hundred million households can't get rooftop solar because they don't own their own home, or they live in an apartment or condo, or their roof has too much shade," said Tom Matzzie, Founder and CEO of CleanChoice Energy. "With CleanChoice ...

  • Precision Medicine Opens the Door to Scientific Wellness Preventive Approache...

    Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:06:00 -0700

    The candidate gene expression biomarkers that best tracked suicidality in each individual and across individuals were then prioritized using the Niculescu group's Convergent Functional Genomics approach, based on all the prior evidence in the field.

  • Healthcare Disrupter VIOME Raises $15 Million In Series A Funding

    Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:01:00 -0700

    Khosla Ventures, led by managing partner Vinod Khosla, will receive one seat on the VIOME board. "VIOME is a transformational healthcare company with a team that comprises decades of experience across AI, health and science, and a singular mission of ...

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