Startup Circle

An Alternative Point of View on Personal Data and Patents

PDEC member Stan Smith offers this guest blog post on patents and Personal Data.  Stan holds a number of patents, and feels this is a genuine method of doing the right thing.  From time to time we’ve noticed that patent-holders raise hackles among those who champion open source, and feel there is a major difference […]

The Mydex Story, Part 2

One of the joys of working with the diverse membership of PDEC is getting to know the people and their companies.  It is safe to say that passion is a common trait.   We experience this during the monthly PDEC conference calls, as well as in other communications (meetups, calls, workshops and conferences).  As a result […]

Personal Cloud Gathering Sept 25th – Video’s from August 22

The next SF Personal Cloud Community Gathering is September 25th in downtown. Please head over to the Eventbrite to register and learn who is speaking. Jospeh Boyle record and posted the presentations from the last meetup you can find them here. Trovebox by Jaisen Mithai – Daniel Cozycloud – Benjamin Andre Update on Nym […]

Podcast Episode 9: Matt Hogan

In this podcast Steve Greenberg talks with Matt Hogan, chief executive officer of DataCoup. DataCoup is offering what it calls the first marketplace for personal data controlled by the person. Hogan explains how marketplace. Recorded July 30, 2013.