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Chicago

The Days of Multiple Marketing Platforms Are Officially Over

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Marketing is hard. Yes, that’s a bit of an over-simplification. But if you’ve ever put in a 60 hour work week in hopes of attracting just a single visitor to your website and come up with nothing, you understand. The problem is that there…

News

Uber Might Make Those Flying Cars We Think We’re Entitled To

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 3:30 pm

The phrase “Where’s my flying car” has turned into an ironic call for the retrofuture that has never happened: In the 1950s and 1960s, fresh off the ground-breaking invention of nuclear power, the western world envisioned a future full of sleek white buildings, gyroscopic…

Ecosystems

Phoenix

Could Phoenix Become the Next Big Tech Hub?

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Everyone knows that San Francisco has boasted the most startup exits, launches, pivots, and success stories of any city in the world. Their stance as the biggest tech hub is never contested or even argued in any circle of knowledgable individuals. But the race…

technology

Here’s Which User Interface You Should Bet On

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 1:30 pm

User interfaces, or UI, refer to the various methods that humans use to interact with technology. You might swipe with a finger, you might clap to turn on a light, or you might tell Alexa what’s up—each different UI feels unique. As a result,…

Marketing

5 Simple Tweaks to Increase Your Email Click-Through Rate

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Email marketing is one of the most preferred methods people use to drive traffic and conversion to their business. If it is done with a proper attention and the right strategy then it can bring more success. How much success? Email is arguably the most…

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Jobs

4 Office Perks That Can Attract Quality Employees to Your Startup

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 11:20 am

As an employer, the question is not whether or not you should offer perks to your employees. The question is which perks should you offer to get the best result. The thing to remember is that everyone is different. What motivates one person may be…

Apple

iOS 10: To Upgrade or Not To Upgrade?

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 10:40 am

Every Apple lover eagerly awaits the time when a shiny, new, and long-awaited device hits the market. However, as they look forward to queuing overnight just to get their hands on the latest innovation, there is still that all important question, as to whether…

Startups & Apps

Dropio Sells Products for Less Than Their Lowest Prices

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 9:15 am

When it comes to ecommerce, most stores and brands have their own website, where people can go directly to purchase from them. There are also other sites, like Amazon or eBay, that put most of those brands, stores, and even users all together for easy…

Tips & How To’s

How Side Projects Can Turn Your Business Into an Empire

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm

If you’ve been following my writing here at Tech.co, you’ll know I think niches are increasingly important. They’re disrupting how people used to treat media by killing fads, they allow a business to expand their social media impact through adding verticals, and they’ve turned…

Jobs

The Top 5 US Cities Attracting Millennial Startup Talent

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Hiring a millennial might seem like a scary prospect for budding startups. As far as the media is concerned, they’re lazy, they’re entitled, and they love moving from job to job. But what you might not know is that these claims are mostly unfounded….

Business

If You Can’t Pivot, Your Startup Is in Trouble

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm

During a presidential election, changing your mind can look like weakness. Voters love when a candidate can stick to their guns and commit to their beliefs, regardless of the national and even global implications. But when it comes to startups, there is nothing more…

Opinion/Analysis

Poll: Implantable Brain Chips Are Just Too Much

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Every single generation finds a tech advancement to hate. Think about Baby Boomers complaining about young people always being plugged into their cell phones. Then take a look at history: One member of the older generation in 1902 once wrote an editorial letter in favor…

News

Wall Street Reacts to That Rumor Disney Might Buy Twitter

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Bloomberg is reporting on early rumors that Disney is in the very early stages of thinking about buying Twitter, which was previously reported to be looking to sell after failing to turn around its drooping profits in 2016. And Wall Street is going nuts…

Ecommerce

CashBex is a New Wave in Shopping Cash Backs and Discounts

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 1:20 pm

Shopping online has never been easier. Within minutes, the user can virtually choose any product worldwide, make payments, and have items delivered direct to your home. And if there is anyone out there that doesn’t think shopping from the comfort of your couch isn’t amazing, they…