Below is an excerpt from the Data2.0 newsletter
article called 4 Trends in 2013 Data Innovation featuring DeveloperWeek winner Callinize
3. More startups will essentially be “Data Startups” – Callinize, the winner of our DeveloperWeek 2013
hackathon last February 1-3, is actually a mashup of 4-6 different data sources like Mashape
, and RapLeaf
. The end user might not know it, but the power of Callinize to grab intelligence on whoever is calling you (before you answer the phone) is based on the fact that Callinize is really a mashup of API’s. It’s a data startup.
We would like to congratulate the “Callinize” team for winning the 43-hour DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon
The team doing a solid presentation to the judges during the DeveloperWeek Hackathon Judging at SPUR Urban Center
As sales people beholden to our clients, we’ve all been caught off-guard at one point when we receive an unannounced call from a certain client or customer. The last thing you want to say is “Who is this?” with a tone reserved for telemarketers. It’s a classic scenario that we all hope to avoid.
Callinize solves all that by telling you who’s calling…
is officially launching the Personalization Fund, a $1 million dollar fund dedicated to supporting developers who are creating projects around data and personalization. As a member of the Mashape community, you will receive priority access to the Rapleaf fund’s resources. You can use and access the Rapleaf API here: http://www.mashape.com/apis/Rapleaf
The Rapleaf Personalization Fund will help entrepreneurs, developers, and early stage startups get the tools and resources they need to get up and running by providing cash grants, free data, and more.
Rapleaf is accepting applications on a rolling basis from developers who are interested in…