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16 Women Founders Making Moves in Tech

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 11:00 am

When Marissa Meyer took over as Yahoo‘s CEO, the tech industry and media praised it a win: the end of the glass ceiling. In reality, there is still an outrageous shortage of women entering the technology sector, particularly software engineers. Companies like PowerToFly understand the need to diversify…

Marketplace

Los Angeles

Bloomnation is Succeeding in Empowering Small Businesses

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 10:00 am

No one goes into to the florist industry for the money. Florists are passionate about what they do. They should be seen as craftspeople and their work should be taken seriously. The big companies  in the industry (think FTD, Teleflora, 1800Flowers) that dole out…

Startups & Apps

Here’s That Urban Dictionary for Silicon Valley That You’ve Always Wanted

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 9:02 am

The human language is an ever-evolving thing of beauty, wherein colloquialisms shift along with the ebb and flow of human consciousness, and the essential meaning of certain words change from one of acceptance to that of repugnance. As our society moves towards an apex…

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DC

Big Ideas Coming out of UMD’s Startup Shell Incubator

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 8:00 am

The University of Maryland is part of the reason that Maryland, as a state, is producing some really innovative entrepreneurial talent. Their student-run incubator and co-working space Startup Shell (shell, because the UMD mascot is the Terrapin -very clever, guys), which opened in 2012, is home to…

Opinion/Analysis

The Problem with Today’s Photo-Sharing Apps

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Are you among the many rhapsodizing about the new photo-sharing apps? Each service enables you to easily find, edit, and share photos faster than ever. The tech media’s firestorm of comprehensive reviews, especially for Google Photos were remarkable for empowering you to better enjoy…

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Quick and Easy Tips for Building an Online Marketplace

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Building your own website and e-commerce store is challenging enough, but establishing an authoritative online marketplace in which other vendors and retailers can sell their products is even more difficult. When you run your own online store, you’re free to manage the site as…

Gear & Gadgets

Google’s New Wearable to Take Health Tracking to the Next Level

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 4:00 pm

In a bid to relish a better standard of living, working day in and day out has become a norm. This has left people with less time to focus on their personal lives. And as a result their health is being neglected. Imagine if…

Tips & How To’s

5 Ways to Capture a Social Media Following

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Since the beginning of the modern marketing era it has been obvious that the absolute best way to attract attention to a brand or product is to get the people on your side. It is common knowledge that word of mouth is more powerful…

Trends

US Jobs Increasing in 2015: What That Means

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 12:00 pm

For many, the reality is that the U.S. economy has been a struggle to handle since the 2008 market crash. Not only were people easily out of work, but finding a job has been extremely difficult. While some of those difficulties still remain today…

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Unplag Looks to do Away With Plagiarism in Education

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

I remember in high school when my friend paid me to write a book review of Treasure Island. Unfortunately for him, I wasn’t that good of a writer. My idea was to get half of the money upfront and purchase Cliff Notes, using it…

Dev & Design

Innovative Tips & Tricks for Measuring the Success of Mobile Apps

By | Jul 5, 2015 at 8:00 am

How do you know if your app has been successful? For most app entrepreneurs, the challenge is measuring the app success and tinkering with the app marketing strategies to get improved results. There are 5 key ways with which you can measure the success…

Celebration

19 Ways to Celebrate the Independence of Entrepreneurship this 4th

By | Jul 4, 2015 at 8:00 am

Americans celebrate Independence Day on July 4 to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence by the nation’s Founding Fathers. We honor and remember all those who took part in winning independence for America. So today, we at Tech.Co wish all Americans a…

Movies & Entertainment

How The 90s Tech Bubble Saved ‘The West Wing’ from Premature Cancellation

By | Jul 3, 2015 at 4:30 pm

If it weren’t for the excessive spending of late 90s Silicon Valley startups, one of TV’s most iconic shows would likely have been axed by network executives. “Silicon Valley put The West Wing on television,” the show’s creator, Aaron Sorkin, tells The Ferenstein Wire….

Coworking spaces

What Does the Future of the Office Look Like?

By | Jul 3, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Barely ten years ago the working situation for the average office worker would be unthinkable for many of the employees, freelancers, and entrepreneurs of today. Gone are the days of the traditional office environment, comprising of allocated desks and worker bees clocking in at…