Career planning : Apps, Big data, visualizations


For those who are planning Career moves , below are the links to some hot start up ideas that are attracting venture capital. There is a tremendous opportunities in the health area.  Pay attention to the design of these apps.  Design, ease of use with minimum human interaction is the most important factors of a successful app.

Check the website links thoroughly and understand what kind of opportunities you can explore in the country you live.

 http://uchek.in/   You can get your Urine analysis right in your home with this app.

http://www.bodymedia.com/the_science.html 

http://www.mybasis.com/ 

http://www.striiv.com/

http://www.gadgetadvisor.com/mobile-apps/iphone-apps-to-check-your-eyesight

http://www.appszoom.com/android_applications/hearing%2Btest

http://www.appaddict.org/view.php?trackid=564936523

Monitor your car performance with this apps

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.prowl.torquefree

http://www.automatic.com/

A US venture capital firm 500startups http://500.co/ provides early stage money for global start-ups. From India they choose the following firms to give each $50,000.

http://credii.com/  Allows you to find the right software for your business

http://www.tushky.com/

http://seat14a.com/

There is a tremendous demand in Big Data (Data analytic s and Data mining), Mobile security and Data visualization areas. Those who are aspiring for career in the above fields should start equipping yourselves with the required knowledge and skills.

One nice article on Big data is as follows.

http://venturebeat.com/2013/04/29/want-a-career-in-big-data-youll-need-more-than-a-degree/

Another good website for big data http://www.periscopic.com/

An example of Big Data mining  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PECOTA

For those who want to create images for data visualization can use the following link

http://processing.org/

Here is news on Android.  http://techcrunch.com/2013/05/07/developing-for-android-is-much-easier-now/

A new app service that is much better than Skype is making its mark in the market. It is much more flexible and feature rich than Skype. Take a look at and try it if you are interested.

http://www.viber.com/

For those who are interested to file patents and want to search whether your product/service patented already here is a link to Patent filings

http://wbam2244.dns-systems.net//EDB_Welcome.php

There is a service to know how much your influence is on your social network.

http://klout.com/how-it-works/klout

There is a interesting service that can identify webcams, routers, power plants, wind turbines and many other utilities connection to internet.  http://www.shodanhq.com/

For those who are brainy and can identify new uses for an existing product here is the inspiration

http://www.creax.com/

Got a Business Idea? Then read this


This century and next belongs to Asian countries with western markets saturated and growth prospects bleak. Asian countries in turn are beaming with hyper growth potential and untapped rural population for marketing a slew of products and services that would enhance the living standards of the mostly poor and middle class populations. There is a wide recognition to the opportunity of creating services, products among the many talented entrepreneurs internationally, in India and other Asian countries.  Many smart and creative people started plethora of small to medium companies across several sectors ranging from agriculture, industrial manufacturing to renewable energy sector.  Many  of these  profitable ventures lack the skills to scale their operations nationwide to global levels.  In order to help take these budding enterprises to professionally managed companies World resource institute’s green network of enterprise acceleration centers has started a funding service called New ventures. These funding agency helps small and emerging companies with money, business training and scaling operations to those companies which are profitable but lack skills to take their company to next level of growth nationwide.   The following are the list of companies new ventures have helped in financing

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/accura-bikes

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/ankur-scientific

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/hmx-sumaya

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/husk-power-systems

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/nandan-biomatrix

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/pronature-organic-foods

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/sba-hydro

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/sustaintech-india-pvt-ltd

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/zameen-organic

For companies from Brazil, Indonesia and other asian countries click the link below

http://www.new-ventures.org/company/search?page=2