Bill McDaniel

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Technology
Occupation Scientist and CEO
Location Bedford, TX, United States
Introduction I am currently CEO of SemantiStar, Inc., a semantic technology software developer busy building Eridanus, our semantic knowledge sharing product for web and mobile and marketing Epsilon, our mobile elearning application with our semantic Relevant Knowledge feature. I am also CEO, for the moment, of StreamGlider, Inc. a mobile information distribution product company.

Prior to this I was leading the Applied Innovations Unit at DERI, the Digital Enterprise Research Institute at NUIG, the National University of Ireland at Galway.

I've owned several companies including 2 software firms, a consulting company, a recording studio, a publisher, and the first internet cafe in North Texas.

I have been the founder of 4 firms, CEO of 2, CTO of 5 and prior to joining DERI I was a Senior Scientist at Adobe systems in San Jose, CA.
Interests Social impact of computing, Literature, Movies, Fashion, TV, Computer Gaming, Travel
Favorite Movies Serenity, Aeon Flux, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Ghost in the Shell-SAC, League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Favorite Music Eclectic eighties rock, 90's grunge, Pictures at an Exhibition, Motels, Yoko Kanno
Favorite Books William Gibson, A C Clarke, Dark Knight Returns, Comics, I still collect and have about 18, 000 now.