NCSA was founded in 2000 to help student athletes and their families navigate the cutthroat, competitive, and often confusing world of college recruiting. The team of former college athletes, coaches and scouts, our network of 99% of American college coaches, and custom technology and tools give the edge needed in the most important game of your life.
BeRecruited is the largest college recruiting network, serving more than 2 million high school athletes looking to play at the next level. Our student athletes represent more than 80% of U.S. high schools and have made over 25 million connections with college coaches. In addition to serving more than 2 million athletes, BeRecruited serves over 14,000 registered college coaches and 25,000 registered high school and club coaches.
The Raine Group is a global merchant bank focused exclusively on the digital, media & entertainment and sports & lifestyle sectors. The firm was founded by industry veterans Joe Ravitch and Jeff Sine, in partnership with WME Entertainment, the leading talent agency, in 2009. The team includes 60+ professionals across five offices with deep sector-specific relationships and experience, making Raine a trusted advisor and financial partner of choice in our sectors of focus. Visit Raine.com
Ask.fm is a global community built on core values, on togetherness, trust and mutual respect. Teenage years are often a voyage of self-discovery. Ask.fm helps make the journey easier by giving members the option of anonymity. It fosters uninhibited, truthful conversations. It encourages opinions. It builds self-confidence.
Ask.com mission is to get millions of users across the globe the answers they need. ask.com has been in the Q&A business for more than 17 years. Ask.com (originally known as Ask Jeeves) was founded in 1996 by Garrett Gruener and David Warthen in Berkeley, Calif. The big idea? Allow online searchers to get answers to questions posed in everyday, natural language
Yuru delivers helpful, crowdsourced advice right at your fingertips. The app offers an anonymity option and allows users to filter advice; with signature categories, quick-pick polling, and customizable filters all make Yuru a blast to use! Give these a try: Should I? Have you ever? This or That? Come clean. It is a global community at your fingertips. Get advice from your friends, or unbiased opinions from people who don’t know you at all. Visit askyuru.com
The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) is the non-profit, self-regulatory body that assigns ratings for video games and apps so parents can make informed choices. The ESRB rating system encompasses guidance about age-appropriateness, content, and interactive elements. As part of its self-regulatory role for the video game industry the ESRB also enforces industry-adopted advertising guidelines and helps ensure responsible web and mobile privacy practices under its Privacy Online program. ESRB was established in 1994 by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). Learn more about ESRB: www.esrb.org/about/index.jsp
Back in 2008, Cardlytics developed a suite of technologies that enabled banks to leverage consumer purchase data, ensure privacy for their customers and optimize a growing new channel — online and mobile banking. The technology was the first of several innovations that led to the development of a new sector: Card-Linked Marketing. For more information visit: cardlytics.com/
SuperMoon Games, LLC was started with the goal of creating delicious, bite-sized games that could be enjoyed by both veteran gamers and an eager generation of new players. The independent studio is made up of Jim Vessella, Simon Armstrong, and Kyle Van Meurs, who left their corporate gigs behind for a chance at game development on their own. Visit www.supermoongames.com/
The Internet Keep Safe Coalition (iKeepSafe), established in 2005, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit international alliance of more than 100 policy leaders, educators, law enforcement members, technology experts, public health experts and advocates. Through this network of support, iKeepSafe tracks global trends and issues surrounding digitally connected products and their affect on children. This research drives the continuous creation of positive resources for parents, educators and policymakers who teach youths how to use new media devices and platforms in safe and healthy ways.
Crisis Text Line is a Subsidiary of DoSomething.org. DoSomething.org is the country’s largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. Crisis Text Line serves young people in any type of crisis, providing them access to free, 24/7, emotional support and information they need via the medium they already use and trust: text.
Disney Interactive Studios, the interactive entertainment affiliate of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), is a global business unit that self-publishes and licenses a broad portfolio of video games for multiple platforms in all major markets worldwide. Video games from Disney Interactive Studios are inspired by the breadth of intellectual properties throughout The Walt Disney Company and its subsidiaries. In addition, the business unit creates original intellectual properties that have potential to expand beyond the video game market into other business areas of the Walt Disney Company. Visit disney.go.com/disneyinteractivestudios/
The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) is the U.S. association exclusively dedicated to serving the business and public affairs needs of companies that publish computer and video games for video game consoles, personal computers, and the Internet. The ESA offers a range of services to interactive entertainment software publishers including a global anti-piracy program, business and consumer research, government relations and intellectual property protection efforts. The ESA also owns and operates the E3 Expo. To read more about the Entertainment Software Association, visit www.theesa.com
Kinect for Xbox 360 brings games and entertainment to life in extraordinary new ways without using a controller.
Tumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos from your browser, phone, desktop, email or wherever you happen to be. You can customize everything, from colors to your theme’s HTML.
AT&T Wireless is bringing it all together for our customers, from revolutionary smartphones to next-generation TV services and sophisticated solutions for multi-national businesses. For more than a century, we have consistently provided innovative, reliable, high-quality products and services and excellent customer care. Today, our mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else. We’re fulfilling this vision by creating new solutions for consumers and businesses and by driving innovation in the communications and entertainment industry.
Digital Recognition Network (DRN) is a data company exclusively focused on data derived from vehicles. By recovering, storing and grouping data on vehicle location, where vehicles go and who drives them, DRN is able to provide value to clients to help them make better, more profitable decisions.
Vigilant Solutions originated from the race in the 1990′s to produce advanced imaging systems to support the microchip industry. Founder Shawn Smith recognized an opportunity to re-purpose this technological expertise to improve safety for officers and communities while providing needed law enforcement intelligence to combat broader issues such as narcotics trafficking and terrorism. Mr. Smith assembled an industry-leading team of almost one hundred (100) video analytic experts to develop and bring to market what would quickly become the most comprehensive and advanced suite of LPR and Intelligence products available.
News Corporation had total assets as of December 31, 2009 of approximately US$56 billion and total annual revenues of approximately US$30 billion. News Corporation is a diversified global media company with operations in eight industry segments: filmed entertainment; television; cable network programming; direct broadcast satellite television; integrated marketing services; newspapers and information services; book publishing; and other. The activities of News Corporation are conducted principally in the United States, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Australia, Asia and Latin America.
All over the world – from the Americas to Europe to the Middle East to Africa and Asia – companies in the Information & Communications Technology (ICT) sector face increasing government pressure to comply with domestic laws and policies in ways that may conflict with the internationally recognized human rights of freedom of expression and privacy. In response, a multi-stakeholder group of companies, civil society organizations (including human rights and press freedom groups), investors and academics spent two years negotiating and creating a collaborative approach to protect and advance freedom of expression and privacy in the ICT sector, and have formed an Initiative to take this work forward.
As head of the Department of Law, the Attorney General is both the “People’s Lawyer” and the State’s chief legal officer. As the “People’s Lawyer,” the Attorney General serves as the guardian of the legal rights of the citizens of New York, its organizations and its natural resources. The Attorney General serves all New Yorkers in numerous matters affecting their daily lives. Over 650 Assistant Attorneys General and over 1,700 employees, including forensic accountants, legal assistants, scientists, investigators and support staff serve in the Office of the Attorney General in many locations across New York State.
The Attorney General is one of six statewide constitutional officers in Nebraska. The duties and authority of the office are derived from the State Constitution, statutory enactments and common law. Generally speaking, the Attorney General is responsible for the representation of the state in all legal matters, both civil and criminal, where the state is named as a party or may have an interest in the outcome of the litigation or dispute. At any given time, the office has more than 2000 active cases in areas as diverse as prosecution of child abusers and major drug dealers, environmental protection enforcement…read more.
Intertrust invents, develops, and licenses intellectual property for enabling trust over the Internet. These technologies enable independent parties to interact over distributed networks in a secure and predictable fashion. Leading global corporations from electronics manufacturers and service providers to enterprise software platform companies license Intertrust technology to create secure, user-managed rich media products and services. The Company’s trusted computing technologies underpin the security and data management components of modern operating systems, digital media platforms, TVs, mobile phones, PCs and portable devices, web services, and secure enterprise automation platforms.
Formspring encourages people to find out more about each other in a simple and fun way. It starts by directly asking people original questions in anticipation of their entertaining or revealing responses. Responses can range from straightforward to surprising and can lead to understanding something more about the people you know or find interesting. Whether you are curious to know more about a college you are applying to, the movies your friend likes, or the stories of someone you respect, on Formspring, you can have fun, share insights, and relate to one another in a new way.
With over 80 million members and 25 million monthly visitors, Tagged is the place where people can discover hundreds of new friends or just meet that special someone. You can meet people from down the block or across the globe – everyone is just a few clicks away on Tagged.
Xoom is an online international money transfer service. We offer a secure, fast, and inexpensive way to send money from our website to friends and family.
GOGII currently provides customers with next generation text messaging through its flagship product, textPlus. GOGII, Inc is backed by venture capital firms Matrix Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers’ iFund, which is exclusively focused on developing applications for Apple’s products. GOGII, Inc. was founded in 2008 by the three founders of JAMDAT Mobile, the leading mobile entertainment publisher that was acquired by Electronic Arts in 2006.
TrueCar, Inc. is an online automotive information and communications platform focused on creating a better car buying experience for dealers and consumers. Consumers want a hassle-free car buying experience and dealers want high-quality sales velocity. TrueCar helps achieve these goals by providing unbiased market information on new car transactions and by supplying an online communications platform through which dealers and consumers can communicate with each other. TrueCar’s market-based information provides both consumers and dealers with an accurate and comprehensive understanding of what others actually paid recently for similar vehicles, both locally and nationally.
Spark Networks is a leading provider of online personals in the United States and internationally. Our communities offer convenient and safe places for likeminded singles to connect. Many of these connections lead to long term relationships and—quite often—marriage. Because our extensive member profiles allow consumers to “screen” potential dates before meeting them, they save time and increase the likelihood of successful matches. Our services are broadly affordable and offer a wider range of potential companions. Of course, they are also accessible 24 hours a day.
Kairos Transmedia, Inc. is committed to providing a safe internet and media environment allowing youth to create, collaborate and showcase their talents; encouraging and rewarding creativity and community service endeavoring to make them happier, more productive citizens of the world. Our mandate is to provide a safe, fun and engaging media platform environment built for all kids, by kids and about kids; it is theirs and not ours.
Specbid is the first and only marketplace exchange on the web, focused on the construction industry. Our platform allows buyers and sellers to interact in real time.
Village Voice Media Holdings is a leading publisher of alternative newspapers with a portfolio of more than a dozen free weekly titles, anchored by its flagship New York City paper The Village Voice. Other titles include the City Pages (Minneapolis), the Dallas Observer, and SF Weekly (San Francisco). Village Voice Media also operates websites for its publications. In addition, the company sells advertising space for other alternative papers and websites through Voice Media Group. Formerly New Times Newspapers, the company was started in 1970 by Arizona State University students opposed to the Vietnam war.
Wireless Generation creates innovative tools, systems, and services that help educators teach smarter. With its solutions, educators can feasibly apply research‐proven practices such as frequent progress monitoring and needs diagnosis, data‐informed decision‐making, differentiated instruction, and professional collaborations across classrooms, grades, schools. The company has helped educators to address and solve some of the most pressing challenges in teaching and learning. Wireless Generation currently serves more than 200,000 educators and 3 million students.
MySpace is a technology company connecting people through personal expression, content, and culture. MySpace empowers its global community to experience the Internet through a social lens by integrating personal profiles, photos, videos, mobile, messaging, games, and the world’s largest music community. MySpace is a division of News Corporation.
Social media is a channel of people stories and in social spaces content is what drives engagement. We create content that connects audiences to brands. Big Fuel sits at the intersection of Madison Avenue and Hollywood; combining brand messaging and strategy with entertainment value and cultural relevance. We deliver guaranteed and measurable consumer engagement for some of the biggest brands in the world.
United Parents provides an online security service that uses patented software to monitor online relationships as they evolve. We use the power and unity of the community to keep online threats away from our children. Using cutting-edge technology, similar to that used to monitor suspected Internet terrorists. Our analytic software utilizes more than 50 behavioral parameters to identify and root out potential child abusers. Using this proprietary technology, we can prevent hazards before they evolve into risky situations.
SafetyWeb provides you with the tools you need to stay on top of the social web and empowers parents to engage their children about how to interact online safely. We keep parents informed of all the various networks out there and let parents know when we find anything that might warrant further exploration.
Weplay is the fastest growing online youth sports community. Our mission is to enable and enhance the joy of sports for kids, families and coaches both online and on the field. As parents and coaches ourselves, we take this mission seriously. We’ve built a fun, educational, informative and safe site that allows people to connect, share, learn and have fun!