“Five years ago I was in Thailand and, walking through the streets of Phi Phi Island, I was struck by a way of making ice cream I had never seen before: they poured a liquid preparation on a flat chilled plate, then a thin sheet formed which was rolled up with a spatula. A spark…

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Nick Baker of DadWare

This week on the Art of Startup War, Brian MacMahon, Alex Kissin, and Nick Baker discuss the business strategy of DadWare, a company that developed a shirt for dads that reinforces the importance of skin to skin contact in early care for infants. Nick Baker had the idea initially when his child was born, and…

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Preserving the Value of Creating Art

Michael Harrington of Tuka Aims to Increase Profits for Musicians On this week’s podcast Brian and Alex interview Michael Harrington about his new company: Tuka, which is attempting to change the music sharing marketplace to increase revenue for musicians. This company has an impressive way of working though specific hurdles most startups face.  Firstly, the…

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The Rise of the Dome

How Dome Viewing Experiences are Changing Video Consumption Sean Ahearn is the founder of Wisdome, a visual experience located in the Arts District of LA. His company hopes to franchise into different location and not only revolutionize the way people watch, but create a community inside the dome.  “Dome is a venue that allows for…

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