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Big Data Hadoop / Clojure / Cascalog + custom geo extensionsHOW DO LSI Stanford NLPWE DO IT? + custom taggingOUR TECH: BIG DATA FOR LOCAL Geohashing Custom system for learningWe’ve analyzed 180M local mentions, local taste (using semanticand process 100K local pages / min vectors)
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DAN STREET CEO KKR OPS GROUP, PRIMEDIA, BAIN, DELL 6’6” from North Carolina - bad at basketball, good at Access, Excel, and data mining ROGER CASTILLO CTO CTO / FOUNDER, ALTERPOINT. RAISED $50M IN VC. Since 1996, avid runner, devoted husband, and builder of Big Data / analytics systemsWE ARE RAJ RAMANAN PRESIDENTDATA KKR OPS GROUP, DISNEY, BEAR STEARNS, MCKINSEYJUNKIES Hobbies include creating models to define “best car”, “best stock”, and “best diet”
2008 $350K 2010 from founder NOV $600K 2010 in convertible debt AUG $400K 2011 in convertible debtWHATNOW? FALL $1.5M 2011 Series A