Tag: product launch

Watch: A day in the life of an OurCrowd investor

What’s it like for an investor to engage with startup investing – including diligence material, conversations with peers, and Q&A with company execs – throughout her day-to-day? With her smartphone, she receives a push notification when a new pre-vetted investment opportunity is announced. she invites personal contacts to join her private ‘deal room’ and discuss diligence material. she enters a live ‘Ask Me Anything’ session with a funding company’s CEO for firsthand details about growth projections, competitive landscape, team background, and more. she has the opportunity to connect with her global peers and industry experts to further discuss investment opportunities. she makes investment decisions and acts on them at her pace. That’s just a glimpse into the experience and tools investors access with the OurCrowd App. Ready to give it a try? We’re hosting our next live “Ask Me Anything” event on the app this Thursday, January 12th, featuring OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved answering questions about the new OC50 Portfolio Index Fund. Learn more about the OurCrowd App; if you’re an investor, download the app for iOS or Android.  ...

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Control your TV with hand gestures

It’s an inside joke that Israelis couldn’t communicate with one another if we couldn’t use our hands. Playing to this strength, startup firm, eyeSight has developed technology to enable people to control their TV using hand gestures. In a recent article on Wired UK, an eyeSight executive said: [bra_blockquote align=””]We are working with Innodigital and other partners on natural gesture GUI libraries which will define a new standard in natural user interfaces. A wave can be used to signal bye-bye or hello, a flick of the wrist can signal the wish to go forward or back, global hand signs like OK or thumbs-up can be used within context.[/bra_blockquote] eyeSight’s speciality is developing cutting-edge touch-free user interfaces and will partner with a Korean set-top box OEM to bring this new product to market. Read more about eyeSight’s recent announcement on...

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