• ENTREPRENEURS
    Bootstrapping? 2 Funding Sources Entrepreneurs Overlook

    One of the biggest challenges every entrepreneur faces is finding the capital to fund his or her vision. If you’re one of the lucky few to land a major VC investment, congratulations! You’re part of the mere .05 percent of startups that have successfully navigated the venture capital route. For the vast majority of startup founders, however, […]

  • STARTUPS
    10 Sources of Loans for Minority Owned Businesses and How to Apply

    For years, entrepreneurs belonging to minority communities have played a prominent role in driving the U.S. economy forward. When considering minorities new to the U.S., a Kauffman study (PDF) conducted in 2013 found immigrants were nearly twice as likely as native-born citizens to start businesses each month. Of course, not all minorities are immigrants and not […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Sources of SMB Loans for Veteran Entrepreneurs and How to Apply

    As small business owners, veterans play a very important role in driving the U.S. economy. Veteran-owned businesses employ more than six million workers, and generate approximately $1.2 trillion in annual receipts, according to the Small Business Administration (SBA). What’s perhaps most interesting is that the number of veterans pursuing their entrepreneurial dreams is growing at […]

  • STARTUPS
    10 Sources of Loans for Minority Owned Businesses and How to Apply

    For years, entrepreneurs belonging to minority communities have played a prominent role in driving the U.S. economy forward. When considering minorities new to the U.S., a Kauffman study (PDF) conducted in 2013 found immigrants were nearly twice as likely as native-born citizens to start businesses each month. Of course, not all minorities are immigrants and not […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Sources of SMB Loans for Veteran Entrepreneurs and How to Apply

    As small business owners, veterans play a very important role in driving the U.S. economy. Veteran-owned businesses employ more than six million workers, and generate approximately $1.2 trillion in annual receipts, according to the Small Business Administration (SBA). What’s perhaps most interesting is that the number of veterans pursuing their entrepreneurial dreams is growing at […]

  • NEWS
    Facebook Open Sources Its Object Recognition Machine Vision Software

    Facebook has decided to make its set of vision software tools, used for object recognition in images, available to everyone by open sourcing the project. The set of tools, DeepMask, SharpMask, and MultiPathNet, were developed by the Facebook AI Research team and essentially work towards a process called segmentation to recognise objects by their shapes […]