Three Top Venture Companies Seeking Cloud-Based Startups


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Venture companies are taking notice of the recent cloud boom. Certain backers are looking for cloud-based startups that provide the cloud sphere with something unique. If you have a great cloud-based idea, there are some venture companies that you’ll want to impress.

Lex Machina: A Review


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IP law isn’t something that’s easily understood. Yet, IP disputes are bound to happen if your company creates anything – or does anything, really. When a dispute happens, it pays to understand some legal jargon even if you can afford to hire a pricey lawyer. That’s where Lex Machina comes into play.

Data Recovery In The Cloud


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Looking for a backup and data recovery solution for the cloud? Well, look no further than cloud-specific disaster recovery and backup solutions. They are increasing in numbers, and some users feel they offer greater protection than traditional backup solutions do. The sweetest part: they cost less, too.

Internet.org: Internet For All


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You started up that cheap hosting site in order to reach out to a global audience and showcase the products you offer. But exactly how big is that audience?

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Not very. Only a little more than one-third of the entire worldwide population, 2.7 billion to be exact, have Internet access. What about the other 4 billion-ish people who don’t?

 

The Importance Of A Backup Plan


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It’s the moment you try with all you have to avoid, but there’s absolutely nothing you can do: your shared hosting website has gone dark due to a hosting provider outage. Although you can research companies for months in order to find the one with the least amount of outages, you’ll never find one with 100% uptime guarantees. It’s just not possible (and if you find one, stay away! They are lying to you!). 

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Code For India: A Nonprofit App Project


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Can an app change lives? Venture capitalist Karl Mehta thinks so. Mehta wants interested developers to code for eight hours a month for free. Why? He is hoping to develop life-saving apps for people in India. The project is called ‘Code for India,’ and its goal is to provide people in India with needed help.

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Why Some Startups Ditch The Cloud For Physical Servers


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We’ve discussed the benefits of cloud hosting here at Ananova many times. There are times where the cloud does not work out, such as like Eric Frenkiel, founder and CEO of MemSQL. And you can’t say the man didn’t give it the old college try.

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