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Four Diamonds in the CES 2017 Haystack

Every year, nearly 200,000 people swarm into 2.5M square feet of space in Las Vegas for CES 2017 to see the latest in consumer electronics gadgets. There are the big highlights, like the Faraday FF91, the LG Signature OLED TV W7, smart this, and smart that...but it can be completely overwhelming to try and see everything that is relevant for you. We hold a special event for our members with...

The Adventure of Entering a New Market – A Review of Our Time in the Fiterator

by Barry Rudolph | Jan 19, 2017 | Cable | Growth | Fiterator | Startup

Everyone hates calling customer service to report an outage in their cable TV or internet service. From the customer’s point of view, it feels a bit like you are a passenger on an airplane having to tell the pilot the engine is on fire. Customers should not have to tell a provider when their service is impacted, the provider should know and be taking actions to eliminate the impact. From the...

New Year's Resolutions: Where Hope Goes to Die

by Kristin Darga | Jan 17, 2017 | Growth | Startup | Entrepreneurs

On national Ditch Your Resolution Day, I’d like to make a confession: I hate New Year's resolutions.

Top Four Things We Learned in the Fiterator

Have you ever had that moment of frustration when you are streaming your favorite song via Wi-Fi on your smartphone and you leave the building, and the signal gets weak enough that you can’t continue to listen? Why can’t the cell network take over so your connection doesn’t drop and your song keeps streaming, you wonder? Or better yet, why can’t the cellular network work together with Wi-Fi to...