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These are the Countries Where Most Venture Capital is Invested

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 5:20 pm

According to a recent study by Ernst & Young, the United States continues to draw the most venture capital investment in the world. In particular, despite the spreading availability of venture capital across the country as well as the growth of very many different…



GlocalMe G2 First Successfully Funded Global 4G WIFI Hotspot

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 4:00 pm

If you’ve ever traveled internationally, you know what a pain it can be to take your smartphone with you and have data available. Roaming charges are extensive, international packages are not great, hotels often still charge for WIFI, and finding a local cafe for…

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Who is Chicago’s Startup of the Year? [Poll]

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 2:33 pm

Chicago startups can celebrate a lot of success and a wealth of a startup ecosystem from which to draw support. On Thursday, August 20, you’re going to want to join the community to find out who’s moving, who’s shaking, who’s investing, who’s hiring, and who…

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Tripr Takes the Uncertainty Out of Solo Travel

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Solo traveling can be exhilarating, incredibly freeing, but also scary and lonely. It’s always possible that you’ll meet people along the way, but it’s not a guarantee that the lovely couple you met on the train is heading to the same destination. Or maybe you…


4 Obstacles Standing in the Way of a Wearable Revolution

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 10:00 am

The future of wearable technology has long been defined by expectations of widespread adoption and uninterrupted growth. In fact, by some estimates the wearable device market in the U.S. alone will be valued at $12.6 billion by 2018. The start of a new year…

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Brayola Could be a Serious Contender for ‘Girl’s Best Friend’

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 9:00 am

A startup out of Israel is changing the way that women shop for bras. Brayola has created a platform that has personalized and customized the bra selection process. Bra shopping can be torturous. There’s no perfect science to it. Just like most clothes, different brands size…

Gear & Gadgets

Top 5 Tech Gifts that Are sure to Impress

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 8:00 am

You’ve come to the right place if you’re seeking a gadget review or a high-tech gift list. From cooking to security, check out our Gadgets channel to stay ahead of all the top gear everyone will be wanting this fall. And to help break…

Tips & How To’s

5 Strategies to Safeguard Against Black Hat SEO

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Black hat SEO is turning into a highly-debated subject in the SEO community. The idea of utilizing strategies to damage a contenders rankings is nothing new. While black hat SEO used to offer bunches of backlinks to your site at a cost, now they…

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Tech.Co Top Stories: Best Apple Watch OS 2 Features, Top 20 Startup Ecosystems

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Did you miss out on one (or five) of Tech.Co’s articles from the last week? It’s okay. We want to let you know that we forgive you; we totally get it. You’re a busy person, with a lot of things on your mind and…

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iPhone 6 Tips for Perfect Panorama and Time-Lapse Videos

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm

There is a great deal of hype and controversy behind the Apple iPhone. The world seems to be full of Apple enthusiasts and a fair share of haters of the legacy. One thing is certain, Apple is the most powerful brand in the world….

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3 Common Issues When Implementing New Business Software

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 4:00 pm

There comes a time when every company decides to switch over to a new business software, whether it’s because they have increased their customer base and need something to handle the new work flow, or they’re looking for a better, updated program. However, the…


Are Smartphone Manufacturers Doing Enough to Secure User Data?

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Around 600 million Samsung smartphone users were taken aback in June of this year when reports came out that a major loophole in the SwiftKey typing software increased the risk of hacking. SwiftKey is software already included on Samsung devices and installs updates in…


Cutting Through the Noise: 4 Tips for Having your Content Read

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Over 2.5 million blog posts are published daily on the Internet. When you are a new business, just tapping into the world of “content marketing”, cutting through the information noise and having your message heard by your potential customers looks like mission impossible. The…


Use of Big Data in the Insurance Industry

By | Aug 2, 2015 at 10:00 am

Big data is, more and more, a resource that no area of knowledge and business is leaving unattended. The subject has been previously covered here on, including the application of big data in call centers, but this article will focus on yet another…