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About giri_devanur

I am a technology entrepreneur-CEO, raised multiple rounds of capital, executed M&As and created successful companies. I am a passionate futurist and practitioner of innovation. I have lived in India, California, Kansas, Princeton and a bunch of other places in Europe

APPS -Accountability, Predictability, Profitability and Sustainability

For the last few months I am developing a framework, which I call ‘APPS’, for corporate executives. Every job and every role, in any company, comes with 4 simple measures. Here are the 4 fundamental questions every professional must ask themselves: Am … Continue reading

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Markets will recover!

The year is just beginning … Markets are down almost 10%! Reasons given are: China issues Oil prices Fed & interest rates My opinion: China – We never know what the real problem or real solution is. I am fairly confident … Continue reading

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Technology Predictions for 2020

I had written an earlier blog in 2012 about how future will look like in 2015. (http://giridevanur.com/innovation/tech-predictions-for-2015) I got some accurately right and some wrong! Now am sticking out my top 10 predictions for 2020. Self driving cars will still … Continue reading

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One more suggestion came true

I had suggested an idea for a startup in Feb 2015 : (http://giridevanur.com/innovation/2-ideas-new-startups) Today I got an email from a startup http://barracuda.co/#features They have added the ideas from my start up idea #1. I am very happy that this idea is … Continue reading

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starwars and reality

9 Pieces of Star Wars Tech Now a Reality (list) http://www.gadgetreview.com/9-pieces-of-star-wars-tech-now-a-reality Share This:

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NASA & Patents

This is so cool. Kudos to Nasa for promoting truly “open source”!! http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/nasa-offers-license-free-access-to-1200-patents/ http://technology.nasa.gov/aeronautics/2 Share This:

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Incredibly great speech by Bill McDermott

Mr. Bill McDermott gave an incredible speech at Columbia Club hosted by Center for technology management of Columbia University (http://www.ctm.columbia.edu) and Ameri100 Inc (www.Ameri100.com). Dr. Art Langer interviewed Mr. McDermott about his new book  Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to … Continue reading

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2 ideas for new startups

I know why some of you may think I am just throwing off these ideas. Unless executed well, all ideas are….just ideas. Hence, instead of wasting them away, here I am posting so that some one may get “some other … Continue reading

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AAPL interesting data

www.wsj.com/article_email/apple-the-700-billion-company-1423602877-lMyQjAxMTE1MjEzMTUxOTE4Wj Share This:

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