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Tech.Co Jobs: Senior Solutions Architect, Sales Manager

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Hiring? Post a job on the Tech.Co Jobs Board for just $79 and see it featured here on our weekly job spotlight! If you’re thinking about a new career or wanting to work at a different company, then check out some of the recent…


Tech.Co Deals Roundup: LogMeIn Buys Out LastPass

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 3:00 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup the biggest piece of news might be LogMeIn acquiring LastPass. It’s interesting because LastPass had a major security vulnerability exploited not long ago, and there’s no evidence that they’ve actually raised any outside capital to date. Outside of that,…


Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Tour Stops in Austin

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 2:00 pm

We are proud to partner with Microsoft Ventures to promote their Machine Learning Accelerator in Seattle. Read the full series of stories, as they are published, here. The Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Tour is visiting 11 US cities to spread the word about their accelerator programs…

Startups & Apps

3 Ways Wearable Tech is Shifting the Role of the Patient

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 12:30 pm

The doctor-patient relationship is changing with the release of new technology. Smartphones and tablets are being used more and more in health systems, and wearables are next. Although relatively new on the tech scene, wearable devices have already made a large impact, and they…


4 Reasons To Launch An E-Commerce Business This Year

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 10:01 am

There’s a rising number of entrepreneurs whose ideal business model is the one that lets them choose any lifestyle they like, and run it on autopilot. E-commerce tends to be a fairly good answer to those desires. Whether you are a bootstrapper or an investor…

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The Ultimate Guide To Protecting Your Online Identity

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 9:00 pm

With social media having penetrated in all aspect of our lives, keeping your personal data secure and private becomes quite a challenge. Ebay, Evernote, Adobe, Court Ventures, the US Military and now notorious Ashley Madison are just a few companies who failed with keeping…


San Francisco

HelpCrunch Expands Live Chat Services Into a Web Platform

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 7:20 pm

HelpCrunch has only been available since the end of May 2015, and they’ve only been available to mobile users. However, when I spoke with them during their launch, the team indicated that it would only be a matter of time before they rolled out…

Venture Capital

VCs Share How to Get Their Attention and Their Money

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 7:00 pm

The world of venture capital saw the bucking of trends in 2014. Geographically, companies across 47 states and D.C. received funding, which is one less than the all-time record. The average deal was much larger than in previous years, but the number of deals remained…



4 Mistakes That Will Scare Off a Big-Brand Partner

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm

In my job, I speak with hundreds of companies, each hoping to score travel grants, perks, marketing opportunities, and networking connections. In the end, though, what most of these startups want boils down to one thing — they’re gunning for a big-brand partner. The vast majority of…


Las Vegas

The Silicon Desert: 5 Reasons Startups Love Las Vegas

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Every tech entrepreneur wants to work in Silicon Valley, but not everyone has the capital to get started in the most cost-prohibitive area of the country. From California’s corporate taxes to the absurd cost of living, the West Coast poses a daunting challenge for…

Startups & Apps

Lead Layer: Email Marketing Arrives on Mobile Apps

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 4:00 pm

When Apple pulled the discovery service and daily deal application App Gratis from the App Store in 2013, everyone thought the business was gone.  After all with no app in the App Store, you are dead. End of story. But wait! That’s just the…


Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Here’s What Happened While we Were at Celebrate

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm

You may have noticed our Tech.Co funding roundup hasn’t been published for the last few days, but that’s because we’ve been busy in Downtown Vegas at our annual Celebrate Conference. In today’s roundup, we wanted to bring you the highlights from the last few days,…



Getting Around Chicagoland: Transportation Startups Improving Logistics

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Chicago is one of the most beautiful cities in America – one glace at the blue sky on any given day proves this – but walking around or taking the train may not always be the option to go around the city. Thankfully, there…


CANNYBOTS, the Robotic Toy That Teaches Programming

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 12:30 pm

A brand new programmable robo-toy building kit called Cannybots has found astonishing success on Kickstarter. The project has amassed just over $122,000 of support, far surpassing their original goal of $40,000. The Cannybot is a wheeled toy that arrives in a multi-part construction kit….