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Getting in on the Ground Floor: Investing in Quantum Computing

By: | July 8, 2014 | No Comments

There’s been a lot of excitement building recently about D-Wave Systems. You probably saw the Time Magazine article or perhaps the more recent Wired article on D-Wave’s progress in building a quantum computer. Both magazines take a pretty balanced look at the promise that D-Wave holds for the world and the questions that remain to…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: ProSep (PWA) on the cutting edge of the American oil and gas renaissance

By: | July 8, 2014 | No Comments

Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of science and business as we build transformative companies enabled by disruptive science. We have produced a series of blog posts illustrating how our portfolio companies are on the cutting edge of innovation and market trends. This is our seventh post in this…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: The Rise of Waterproof Electronics.

By: | June 12, 2014 | No Comments

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM The Rise of Waterproof Electronics. Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of technology and business as we build transformative companies enabled by disruptive science. We have produced a series of blogs illustrating how our companies are driving product disruption and defining new markets. This…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: Nanosys Leading a (R)evolution in Display

By: | May 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM Nanosys Leading a (R)evolution in Display Technology with Quantum Dots This is the fifth in a series of blog posts illustrating how our portfolio companies are on the cutting edge of innovation and markets trends. The previous four can be accessed here: D-Wave, Metabolon, Champions and Oncology, Adesto Technologies. In…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: Next Generation Memory Devices

By: | April 27, 2014 | No Comments

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM Adesto Technologies: Enabling Autonomy With Next Generation Memory Devices Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of science and business as we build transformative companies enabled by disruptive science. We have produced a series of blogs illustrating how our companies are on the cutting edge…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: The Rise of Personalized Medicine

By: | April 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM The Rise of Personalized Medicine Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of science and business as we build transformative companies enabled by disruptive science. In addition to D-Wave Systems and Metabolon, which we discussed in our previous blog posts, we believe Champions Oncology, Inc….

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: The Rise of Metabolomics

By: | April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM The Rise of Metabolomics Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of science and business as we build transformative companies enabled by disruptive science. In addition to D-Wave Systems (Cutting Edge: D-Wave), which we discussed in our last blog post, we believe Metabolon, Inc., is…

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H&H on the Cutting Edge: The Rise of Quantum Computing

By: | March 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

H&H on the Cutting EdgeTM The Rise of Quantum Computing As an investor in transformative companies enabled by disruptive science, Harris & Harris Group is proud to be on the cutting edge of science and business. In February 2014, we were recognized by Forbes as one of the few venture capital investors investing in meaningful…

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The Challenge of Foresight and the Value of Hindsight

By: | August 15, 2013 | No Comments

The financial crisis of 2008 has had significant impact on the psyche of people in the United States. As I’ve often explained to people around the globe, the United States is a very unique place in that we have an incredible ability to be future oriented. For example, look at Elon Musk’s “hyperloop.” Whether it…

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Life Science Innovation Is Multi-Dimensional

By: | February 7, 2013 | No Comments

Harris & Harris Group has always been actively involved in the life sciences. Over the past 10 years, within our focus on investing in technologies enabled at the nanoscale, the percentage of companies addressing needs in the life sciences that we have invested in has increased from 48 percent to greater than 67 percent. We…

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