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Games

Pokémon Go Takes Players to Some Weird Places [Infographic]

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 12:15 pm

Since the release of Pokémon Go, fans have embraced the Pokémon trainer calling in droves. Sure, sometimes they walk into street lights by accident because they’re looking down at their phones, or they end up turning around in circles like spinning tops, but that…

Case Study

In Today’s Job Market, Only 16 Percent See Workplace Change

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 11:34 am

Though there have been many strides to combat it, the job market has mostly failed to meet the demand to match qualified candidates with job roles that have both “good pay and healthy wage gains”. Today, it seems like job seekers have a variety…

Tips & How To’s

The One Essential Tip That Late-Career Entrepreneurs Need

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 11:00 am

The average successful startup founder is about 40, and they’re all working with different strengths and weaknesses than the younger crowd. They have a lot more knowledge about their industry, for instance, but they can’t pull nearly as many all-nighters to put together their business….

Jobs

How Does ‘Full Stack’ Translate in the Job Market?

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 10:17 am

For those on the job market, it’s paramount that they embody as many hire-able skills and experiences as possible. But with the market getting more competitive and employees looking to transition roles across various industries, it can be difficult to find definite skills to…

Trends

What Popular and Profitable Mobile Games Have in Common

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 9:45 am

Mobile games are still the most popular category in the App Store and account for 23.35 percent of all downloads. Considering the recent Pokémon Go craze going around, you might have thought about building a cool gaming app of your own. But here’s a kicker…

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SaaS

Survey Says: 80% of SaaS Professionals Are Clueless

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 9:12 am

SaaS, short for “software as a service,” is a business model that depends on selling subscriptions to a proprietary software, usually to businesses. Retaining clients is just as important to the bottom line as adding them in the first place. That’s why the results of…

Tips & How To’s

3 Way to Make Starting a Business Less Scary

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Starting your own business can be a lengthy process. First-time entrepreneurs commonly rush to see results at the detriment of their company. But this habit will rarely drive the desired final outcome. If you want to start a successful business, you will need to learn how…

Funding

Kansas City

John Fein’s Latest VC Gives Midwestern Startups An Edge

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 9:00 pm

When it comes to giving emerging startups the support they need to succeed, some cities are struggling to meet demand. Startups based in large cities like New York and San Francisco often have no trouble finding a variety of startup-focused resources specific to their niche….

Tips & How To’s

Why Startup Founders Shouldn’t Shoot for the Moon

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Google’s moonshots are famous, but have been running into problems recently. Various Alphabet businesses have been shedding top researchers, replacing CEOs, or getting sold entirely. Sometimes shooting for the moon isn’t the most sustainable plan for a startup. That’s what venture capitalist and world-class snapchatter…

Gear & Gadgets

The Best Gadgets for Your Home Entertainment System in 2016

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm

You’ve got an extra room, you’re a movie or gaming buff, and all you can envision in the empty space is the dream entertainment system you’ve imagined since you were a kid. Forming the movie and gaming room of your dreams is now within…

Opinion/Analysis

What Gaming Industry Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Slither.io

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Most game developers dream of their next project going viral. Few believe that it will do so. Create a game that hits the right note with users, however, and it can suddenly be like winning the lottery. Take 32-year-old developer Steven Howse, who only…

Startups & Apps

Mobidox Eases Identification and Measurement of Medication Effects

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Technology is evolving even faster than ever before. Healthcare, one of the largest emerging industries in the workforce today, has much to accomplish with introducing the benefits of tech incorporation. But here’s how one company is looking to better merge the two, in the…

Business

Healthcare Startups Are Seeing Record Early-Stage Investments

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 4:40 pm

When you think of startups, there are likely a number of trivial services that come to mind. From GrubHub and Groupon to Uber and Lyft, the startup world is filled with companies that solve problems that don’t need to be solved. After all, a slow, inefficient…

Jobs

The Top 10 Skills Required of IT Professionals

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Working in IT is no easy feat. You are surrounded by people that not only need your help, but that also have no idea how you’re helping them. And if you have to hear one more person ask if they can open their personal documents…