As employee No. 8 and the first non-technical hire at MongoDB,  Meghan Gill was charged with growing a community around the open source database. In her interview for Deciding by Data, Meghan dives into how she launched...

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Jack Welde helps companies make more money by speaking their customers’ language — literally. Welde is the Co-Founder and CEO of Smartling, a disruptive translation services company that uses a combination of human and machine...

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Can we boil down an entrepreneur’s success to their DNA? Adeo Ressi, Founder and CEO of the Founder Institute, says yes. This startup accelerator determines acceptance into its prestigious launch program in part based on...

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While you probably recognize Bitly as those short links you see on Twitter, the company’s most valuable service revolves around data. In addition to its free link shortening tool, Bitly serves thousands of paying brand...

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Matt Turck, a Managing Director of FirstMark Capital, invests in early-stage enterprise and consumer startups, with a focus on Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning. Previously, he helped start the investment segment of Bloomberg...

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David S. Rose, one of the most prominent angel investors in New York, says angel investing is about to change for good. David has founded half a dozen companies, but his latest, Gust, is a SaaS platform connecting entrepreneurs to early-stage investors. With a new product, Gust Launch, David aims to help make algorithmic investing possible on a large scale, while standardizing the tools for entrepreneurs to get started on their companies. Once companies begin sharing their data, investors will continue to demand it, David says.

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