startup labs http://wrvo.org en Startup Labs starts second year with more physical products http://wrvo.org/post/startup-labs-starts-second-year-more-physical-products <p></p><p>A product that could be straight out of a science fiction movie is one of the projects going through the Startup Labs business competition in Syracuse this winter.</p><p>The guys behind <a href="http://app.crowsnest.io/" target="_blank">Crowsnest Labs</a>, Mike Kruk and Ian Wilson from Rochester, are working to develop technology that will allow them to put tiny cameras inside, say, an ad in a subway station. Those cameras would analyze who stops to look at an ad and how interested they seem.</p><p>Remember that scene from the Tom Cruise movie Minority Report?</p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 13:38:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 49763 at http://wrvo.org Startup Labs starts second year with more physical products Startup Labs returns to Syracuse with smaller competition http://wrvo.org/post/startup-labs-returns-syracuse-smaller-competition <p>The Syracuse chapter of a global startup competition will go into its second year with fewer teams.</p><p>Organizers say <a href="http://www.thetechgarden.com/programs/startup-labs/" target="_blank">Startup Labs Syracuse</a> will take three teams for 2014 instead of the five that went through the first round. The startup Participants get $20,000 in seed money and compete for a $200,000 grand prize.</p><p>Mitchell Patterson, who runs Startup Labs and other venture for the Tech Garden in Syracuse, says cutting the number of teams will allow the mentors to give the teams more attention.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:35:27 +0000 Ryan Delaney 45443 at http://wrvo.org Startup Labs returns to Syracuse with smaller competition Inaugural Startup Labs teams show off their work http://wrvo.org/post/inaugural-startup-labs-teams-show-their-work <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>In the lobby of the historic Syracuse Trust Building&nbsp;in downtown -&nbsp;currently under renovation - a bunch of people gathered on Thursday afternoon to hear the ideas of some startup businesses. The location was picked to show off two parts of Syracuse on the up-and-up: its downtown and its startup scene. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 14:26:20 +0000 Ryan Delaney 33067 at http://wrvo.org Inaugural Startup Labs teams show off their work