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The LAB Miami: Turning South Florida into the Next Startup Hub

Published by Forbes You don ‘t usually think of Miami as the place for tech startups and social enterprises. But the co-founders of the LAB Miami are trying to turn the area into a place known as much for entrepreneurship as sunny weather and South Beach + More

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Going cuckoo for LatAm cocoa

Published by Financial Times “Chocolate” and “shortage” should never appear in the same sentence. But as the Chinese say, in every crisis, there is opportunity. And as Chinese taste buds are one of the biggest new drivers of global cocoa demand, it’s apt that a merchant bank focused on trade between China and Latin America [&hellip + More

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Not Your Traditional Incubator: Rokk3r Labs, a Hybrid Investor-Accelerator

Published by Entrepreneur Frustration often leads to innovation. For Miami-based entrepreneurs Nabyl Charania and German Montoya, slow product launches proved to be their inspiration + More

Lab on Lincoln: Trailer

Rokk3r Labs is taking over Miami’s startup scene. Watch the trailer for Lab On Lincoln! + More

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Revived by Senzari, Wahwah is Back for Another Round

Published by Pulso Social Six months ago, personalized radio app Wahwah looked like it was down for the count. Bogged down by licensing issues and the music industry’s tireless antagonism towards technology, the company was forced to close shop. And while Wahwah did take a bit of a beating, it looks like last year’s events [&hellip + More

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Senzari launches Wahwah for iOS, a social music-streaming app with a focus on activities and location

Published by TNW We’ve previously written about how music service Senzari was planning to take on Pandora and traditional radio, launching initially back in 2011 in private beta, before opening to everyone in Brazil, Spain and the US last March. The Miami-based company then went on to acquire Berlin location-based music startup Wahwah.fm in October [&hellip + More

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SinoLatin Capital Explains Why China Needs Latin America

Erik Bethel, Managing Partner of SinoLatin Capital addressed the SuperReturn Latin America Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference March 06, 2013 10:00 AM Eastern Time  RIO DE JANEIRO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Erik Bethel, Managing Partner of SinoLatin Capital an investment firm focused on natural resource transactions between China and Latin America, addressed the 3rd Annual SuperReturn Latin America Private [&hellip + More

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Senzari becomes Wahwah, loses web service to go mobile-first

Published by TUAW Senzari is a Pandora-like Internet radio service, that allows you to listen to streaming music centered around an artist or genre of your choice. For a little while now, the company has hosted the service on its website, but it recently picked up another service called wahwah.fm, and now is going to [&hellip + More

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Pandora Competitor Senzari Rebrands Its Music Service “Wahwah,” Goes Mobile-First With New Personalized Radio App

Published by Tech Crunch Senzari, the Miami-based Pandora competitor backed by $3 million in funding from 500 Startups and other angels, is making good on its recent acquisition of  the Berlin-based streaming music app Wahwah.fm. The company is now spinning off its music efforts as a mobile-first streaming radio application, rebranded as just Wahwah. In [&hellip + More

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Boris Hirmas Said: “Cuando hay innovación habrá fracaso, entonces no puedes temerle al fracaso”

Published by America Boris Hirmas Said es empresario residente del Centro Empresarial Mundial Eugenio Pino y Familia (Eugenio Pino and Family Global Entrepreneurship Center) de la Escuela de Negocios de la Florida International University.  También es Vice Chairman of the Board de Idea.me e inversionista en The LAB Miami, Vice Chairman de Yellow Pepper Mobile [&hellip + More