It has been a magical few months for Instagram, a mobile photo-sharing startup. It has grown from nothing to more than 3.2 million users, and raised $7 million in funding. In this video, co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom shares the story of Instagram.
2010 marked the year when the NewTeeVee crew started its first-ever own weekly web series called Cord Cutters – but we also recorded a whole bunch of interviews, product reviews and comparisons. Check out some of the highlights of our original video content in this Top 10 list.
In this video interview the Alfred brothers — Mike and Ryan — co-founders of San Diego-based Brightscope tell the story of their startup which is becoming the Morningstar of the 401K plan. They share how they took raw government data and turned it into actionable information.
Jeff Jonas, chief scientist at IBM Entity Analytics Group and an IBM Distinguished Engineer thinks the world has a big problem with big data and the problem is only going to get bigger. In this video he discusses the coming data tsunami and its impact.
Josh Felser and Dave Samuels, successful entrepreneurs recently left the startup world behind for a new role: that of an angel investor. Their fund, FreeStyle Capital invests in interesting Internet startups. A chat with Felser about VCs & stuff startup sounders need to know
At Apple’s iPad launch event last week, I spoke with uber venture capitalist John Doerr (of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), The New York Times media critic David Carr and my former boss, Josh Quittner to get their thoughts on the device.
At Apple’s iPad release event, I met Dan Lyons, technology writer for Newsweek. He is also known as the man who writes as Fake Steve Jobs. We were discussing the iPad with me being obviously impressed and him not so much. Here, watch this video.
Here at the GigaOM Network, we’re proud to announce the launch of GigaOM Video, an effort to deliver timely video content to you on topics that you care about.
We collect a lot of video interviews, product demonstrations, screencasts and more across our network of blogs, including at our conferences and meetups. So we’ve already got quite a bit of interesting content up on GigaOM Video — which you can access by clicking the Video link atop the GigaOM.com home page — including highlights from our Mobilize conference on mobile technology, compelling clips from our Structure conference on all things related to the cloud, and a test of the Screenium application for capturing web content and creating screencasts. (GigaOM Video is powered by VodPod, which is is backed by True Ventures, a venture capital firm that is an investor in the parent company of this blog, Giga Omni Media. Om Malik, founder of Giga Omni Media, is also a venture partner at True.)
So take a look and let us know what you think. And we’re in the process of adding much more content, so stay tuned!