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3 tips to find an incubator in Paris

We’re proud to announce that we recently got accepted into the Telecom Paris Tech Incubator. It took a few months to go through the whole process and we figured it might be interesting to share what we learnt with other startups looking to get incubated in Paris or elsewhere. Target the right match for your […]

Crunchbase is building the business graph

Crunchbase, the popular database database of technology companies, people, and investors that anyone can edit, is launching its 2.0 version. Crunchbase is now positioning itself as the business graph. What does it mean? Many people in the startup world are familiar with Crunchbase. Its website works has a crowd-sourced database for tech companies and their ecosystem. […]

How to detect bank loan fraud with graphs : part 2

Last week we saw the sophisticated schemes criminals use to defraud banks. The TL;DR version of this is : criminals create fake identities, ask banks for loans and disappear with the money. By going through the techniques used by criminals we identified the graph challenge they face : creating and managing a network of identities […]

How to detect bank loan fraud with graphs : part 1

Everyday bank and insurance companies are victims of fraud. Criminal target them, open accounts, ask for loans and credit cards…and some day disappear. Eventually, banks have to write off the money loaned to fraudsters. It is estimated that in Canada alone, the cost of this fraud scheme is around $1B per year. We are going […]

The most innovative startups at Big Data Paris 2014

Interest for big data is growing rapidly in France. Last week’s Big Data Paris conference was a good testimony of that. We were present and would like to share a quick recap of the most interesting French start-ups we saw there. BIME What do they do : BIME is a SAAS business intelligence solution. BIME […]