Azure enabling Boni’s “Loud Steps” to provide indoor navigation to the visually impaired

Microsoft BizSpark member Boni provides “Loud Steps” indoor navigation to the visually impaired.   Navigating through public spaces is made easier for the visually impaired with Boni’s application Loud Steps. Loud Steps employs patented location determination technology aimed at calculating the exact location of the user – providing the future of indoor navigation for airports,…


BizSpark Startup of the Day – Uberistic

Uberistic is a Professional Social Media Network that connects people with companies using social media tools and video pitches so that both seekers of opportunity and providers of opportunity can find each other. Uberistic is a Career & HR Resource, says founder Jacquie Verenka (CEO), who has been working with partner and company President Michael Goodine…


BizSpark Startup of the Day on Azure – MobEye Vision

Today we travel to Israel to feature one of our newest startups built on Azure. Mobeye is a SaaS live video production company that helps media agencies and e-commerce sites create & monetize feature-rich, live broadcast events (with or without celebrities) & TV Shows at a fraction of what it costs today. R&D Manager and…


Building a Company on Content Chaos – Tabillo

This is part of a series of startup stories about founders who are building customer solutions — and their dreams — on Microsoft stack technologies acquired through the Microsoft BizSpark program. This story comes from Sanjeev Arora, founder and CEO of Tabillo. You can follow him and Tabillo on Twitter @tabilloinc, and through Tabillo’s blog….


BizSpark Featured Startup on Azure – OFunnel

If you have not been keeping up on the news about BizSpark and Azure, you might draw the same conclusion that many others have drawn before — that Microsoft is not friendly with open source. Not true. Our next founder interview is with Kushal Shah, a founder who built open source into his Azure-based solution….


BizSpark Featured Startup on Windows 8 and Azure – Cognitum Sp. Z o.o.

Imagine a language editor for your coding that is so powerful that it refuses to allow you to write a sentence that would disappoint your ninth grade English and grammar teacher. Cognitum is an innovative and technical BizSpark member company based in Warsaw, Poland. Cognitum delivers high-end IT services in the area of Cloud Computing & Big…


Featured Startup – Webzai

Today we talk with Webzai co-founder Amir Gabay about their website building template service, which they  have hosted on Azure. “Webzai provides both PC & MOBILE professional templates as well as a simple editor with advanced features for creative users who want to start from blank or just customize the template.” The company is based in…


BizSpark Featured Startup on Azure, Windows 8 and Windows Phone: Echoboom

Has the video game genre finally been recognized as a medium for education, without the content having to look like a school book? A Spanish development team creating DogFight Elite believes the time has come for a military adventure game that actually teaches.  This interview was conducted for our Featured Startup Section and contains links…


Startup of the Day on Azure — SubtleData

Meet SubtleData, a company helping app developers to easily connect their mobile applications with Point of Sale systems. Check out our interview with Richard Bagdonas, founder and CTO of SubtleData: Richard Bagdonas, Founder and CTO of SubtleData BizSpark: Tell us who you are and your role in the company: Richard Bagdonas: My name is Richard…