Mark Cuban Funded Analytics Company Shifts Away From Security

Author: IPVM Team, Published on May 10, 2016

In early 2015 Mark Cuban has funded a video analytics company, Netra, after the founder cold-emailed him.

Now the company has shifted away from security.

We look at the reason for this shift in this updated report.

 

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