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10 Years of IDS Podcast, Ep. 9: Density and Andrew Farah ’09 G’11

Editor’s Note: In honor of 10 years of the IDS program at the iSchool, Alexandra Archambault will be leading you through a 10-episode podcast series. Each episode highlights a different successful startup company from the program.  What is Density and How is it Used? Alex: In our penultimate podcast episode, I chatted with Andrew Farah about his company: Density…. Read the full article…




10 Years of IDS Podcast, Ep.6: Golden Gear and Daniel Goldberg ’15

Editor’s Note: In honor of 10 years of the IDS program at the iSchool, Alexandra Archambault will be leading you through a 10-episode podcast series. Each episode highlights a different successful startup company from the program.  Alex: This week I called up Danny Goldberg ’15, to discuss his since-sold boxing gear company Golden Gear. Danny actually started the… Read the full article…



10 Years of IDS Podcast, Ep.4: Digital Hyve and Jacob Tanner

Editor’s Note: In honor of 10 years of the IDS program at the iSchool, Alexandra Archambault will be leading you through a 10-episode podcast series. Each episode highlights a different successful startup company from the program.  Meeting with Digital Hyve and Jacob Tanner Alexandra: This week I traveled to downtown Syracuse to visit the awesome headquarters of the… Read the full article…


10 Years of IDS Podcast, Ep.2: Gilded Social and Scott Friedberg ’14

Editor’s Note: In honor of 10 years of the IDS program at the iSchool, Alexandra Archambault will be leading you through a 10-episode podcast series. Each episode highlights a different successful startup company from the program.  Alexandra: This week I traveled to a quaint office in Downtown Syracuse to talk to Scott Friedberg and learn all about his… Read the full article…


10 Years of IDS Podcast, Ep.1: BrandYourself and Patrick Ambron ’09

Editor’s Note: In honor of 10 years of the IDS program at the iSchool, Alexandra Archambault will be leading you through a 10-episode podcast series. Each episode highlights a different successful startup company from the program.  Alexandra: Today we’re featuring Patrick Ambron of BrandYourself. BrandYourself was founded in 2009 in the Syracuse Student Sandbox. Today, the company… Read the full article…


QR Codes: A Technology Without a User Base?

Quick-response codes, better known as QR codes, were introduced in the auto industry in Japan in 1994 to track vehicles during manufacture.  The first QR code scanner and reader applications for smartphones became available in the United States around 2010. For those unfamiliar with QR code scanning, it is a customer engagement technique where the… Read the full article…