“People think focus means saying yes to the thing you chose to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas that there are. You have to pick carefully. I’m actually as proud of the things I haven’t done as the things I have done. Innovation is saying no to 1,000 things.”

Steve Jobs

NorthOut and Mugatunes partner to double down on #noshittymusic

Mugatunes is a curation platform that empowers fans to share and discover new music. The platform is powered by tastemakers from 80+ campuses who blog about new songs, create original playlists, and write articles about the industry. Tastemakers are intercollegiate music nerds who apply to become contributors. For casual fans, Mugatunes is a place to discover music from personalities you trust and stream it right from your laptop or phone.

NorthOut and Parkloco Bring Machine Learning to the Parking Industry

ParkLoco will enable garages to price in real-time, predict demand, better market to potential new customer and much more. Beyond just internal data, this intelligence will be driven by hundreds of outside data points including local events, traffic and weather. Garages leveraging ParkLoco’s ever improving platform will see reduced costs, higher revenue and more accurate forecasting — put simply, they’ll be better run businesses.

How to Make Sure Your Enterprise Doesn’t Miss the AI Boat

One of the easiest ways to begin thinking about your business as an AI-First operation is to start with low hanging fruit. Often I see product executives become overwhelmed with a high-level & overly scientific white-paper on the subject instead of starting with a clear internal problem and applying core principles of AI/machine learning.