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Reports & Rankings

The 5 Hottest Series D Startups from 2014 

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 10:00 am

Mattermark ranked the five fastest-growing Series D startups from last year in its Startup Traction Report, and the top three are all services in the sharing economy. The sharing economy refers to goods or services that are rented or borrowed among people, rather than…

Celebrate Startup Tour

Virginia Beach

Southeastern Virginia’s Startups of the Year: NASONI and Feedback Enterprise

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 9:00 am

On August 27th, we made Tech.Co history. We hosted our first ever Tech Cocktail event in Southeastern Virginia. At the end of the night we had the honor of inviting two incredible Virginia startups to Las Vegas for Celebrate 2015. Our venue host for the…

Tech Cocktail Celebrate

Why do We Celebrate Entrepreneurship?

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 8:00 am

On October 31, 2013 the White House put out an announcement for immediate press release: it was a decree calling for November 2013 to officially be labeled National Entrepreneurship Month. The following year, in 2014, President Obama again made the proclamation that November would…

Tips & How To’s

Rule Maker vs. Rule Breaker: Tips for Parenting in the Digital Age

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 10:00 pm

As news-consuming parents, we are inundated with research findings telling us exactly how many hours a day children should be spending on their devices; or how over exposure to screen time may take a toll on them down the road. While reading what the…

Product

4 Steps to Scale Fast and Not Kill Your Company’s Momentum

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Things are going great. Your company is growing faster than a teenager in baby clothes…Huh?? You get the point. While this is an exciting time, it’s also a time when your company is vulnerable. Scaling fast generally means things are headed in a positive…

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Internet of Things

The Future of IoT: Smartifying Your Home

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 8:00 pm

The vastly growing Internet of Things trend is very exciting- there are new devices announced every day that connect to the internet to control something. The world is slowly filling up with connected devices, that ultimately make our lives easier. Connected devices are electronic devices,…

Programs & Resources

San Diego

Ideator Builds an Online Incubator Platform

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 5:00 pm

In response to the needs of its growing user base, Ideator, a web-based company devoted to fostering global innovation and entrepreneurship, announces the release of several new features designed to enhance its technology platform. The upgrade will allow Ideator members to more easily capture…

Startups & Apps

NYC

Tuneteams: The Global Music Licensing Marketplace

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Do you ever wonder why big music companies have a marketing advantage when it comes to breaking artists, globally? According to industry insiders, it’s because of their networks of local companies, or wholly-owned subsidiaries, in different countries around the world. It stands in stark…

Funding

Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Shift Gets Investment from Goldman Sachs, Apttus from Salesforce Ventures

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 3:19 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup, it’s all about funding – ranging from a respectable $2.7 million to a whopping $108 million. Things worth noting for today: Ashton Kutcher has made an investment in the e-sports startup Unikrn, and the Washington, D.C.-based global incubator 1776…

Productivity

The Art to Having Productive Meetings

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Meetings are an inescapable part of the corporate world. Everybody has to attend them whether you’re a rank-and-file worker, supervisor, manager, or even CEO. In fact, the higher one goes up the corporate ladder, the more meetings it seems there are to attend. Meetings are…

Funding

DC

D.C.-Based Global Incubator 1776 Closes Seed Fund

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 11:00 am

This morning, the Washington, D.C.-based global startup incubator 1776 announced the closing of a $12.5 million Seed Fund aimed at making investments in pre-Series A startups disrupting highly-regulated industries. “Technology is permeating the global economy and unmooring it from its industrial era roots, creating…

Venture Capital

Brad Feld: Investors Are Like Dungeons & Dragons Characters

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 10:00 am

In a recent Kauffman Founders School video, Foundry Group managing director Brad Feld compared venture capitalists to Dungeons & Dragons characters – to make the point that they don’t all have the same skills and levels. “I like to describe [venture capital firms] as…

Tech Cocktail Celebrate

Here Are This Year’s Tech.Co Startup of the Year Online Competition Semifinalists

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 9:00 am

Bringing people together to celebrate entrepreneurship is what we do at Tech.Co, whether that’s through our online content or our local Tech Cocktail events. The culmination of this celebration is our annual conference in Downtown Las Vegas; at Celebrate 2015, attendees will embark on…

Programming education

3 Reasons to Learn Multiple Programming Languages

By | Sep 1, 2015 at 8:00 am

Ten years ago, Shutterstock was loyal to one programming language and one programming language only: Perl. But times have changed. Its tech team of “die-hard” Perl developers has expanded into a multilingual team that now programs in Node.js, Ruby, Java, Python, PHP, and Objective-C….