Next Big Sound

  • Next Big Sound Shines A Light On Music Fans' Online Behavior

    Next Big Sound Shines A Light On Music Fans' Online Behavior

    Going over the 10 startups that were profiled by guest author Don Dodge yesterday on the occasion of their TechStars 2009 ‘graduation’, Next Big Sound to me seemed one of the more interesting ones and I wanted to take a closer look at it. Basically, it’s a statistics and comparison engine à la Alexa or Compete, but for music artists and industry professionals. And while I… Read More

  • TechStars Incubator Hatches 10 New Companies

    TechStars Incubator Hatches 10 New Companies

    Editor’s note: The following report comes from Don Dodge, who blogs at Don Dodge on The Next Big Thing and is a business development executive for Microsoft. TechStarsis a startup incubator that selects 10 teams and provides funding of $18,000 per team, as well as free office space, operational support, and mentoring from investors, entrepreneurs and business leaders. TechStars has now… Read More