Business

Feb. 1, 2013 8:30 am

Why Berlin’s startup scene is growing // Using apps to fight cancer // Under Armour income increases 54% in Q4 [Links]

Why Berlin’s startup scene is growing [San Francisco Chronicle]: “A number of issues prevent entrepreneurs there from really breaking out, from risk-averse investors to a lack of Silicon Valley-trained talent.” All Revenue is Not Created Equal: The Keys to the 10x Revenue Club [Above the Crowd]: “Here are some of the key business characteristics that would be […]

Why Berlin’s startup scene is growing [San Francisco Chronicle]: “A number of issues prevent entrepreneurs there from really breaking out, from risk-averse investors to a lack of Silicon Valley-trained talent.”

All Revenue is Not Created Equal: The Keys to the 10x Revenue Club [Above the Crowd]: “Here are some of the key business characteristics that would be used to separate high quality revenue companies from low quality revenue companies…”

Tracking the flu with technology and Twitter [CNN]: “A new method for filtering tweets, developed by researchers at Johns Hopkins University, could make the real-time data pouring in more accurate.”

Ignite Carroll speaker enlists apps in cancer fight [Baltimore Sun]: “The Stevenson University technology professional says mobile apps helped her overcome one of the biggest burdens for anyone confronting a life-threatening illness: Managing the deluge of medical records and appointments and communicating what comes out of those to friends and family.”

Under Armour income sees 54% spike in Q4 [Baltimore Business Journal]: “The Baltimore sportswear manufacturer earned $506 million in revenue during the fourth quarter, a 25 percent increase over the $403 million in fourth-quarter 2011 revenue.”

Four Baltimore companies to watch [BmoreMedia]: “Exis InteractiveBlue Infusion TechnologiesClean Currents and StormCenter Communications Inc. all demonstrate what’s new and exciting in Maryland’s tech industry…”

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Andrew Zaleski

Andrew Zaleski is a freelance journalist in Philadelphia and the former lead reporter for Technical.ly Baltimore. Before moving to Philadelphia in June 2014, he was a contributing writer to Baltimore City Paper and a Tech Check commentator for WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore city’s National Public Radio affiliate. He has written for The Atlantic, Outside, Richmond magazine, Washington City Paper, Baltimore magazine, Baltimore Style magazine, Next City, Grist.org, The Atlantic Cities, and elsewhere.

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