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NYC

3 Tips from LeadsCon to Improve Your B2B Lead Generation Strategies

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Last week, the Big Apple hosted the ultimate conference for performance marketing and lead generation: LeadsCon. The conference was buzzing with energy as hundreds of industry professionals gathered for two days to discuss changing dynamics and top trends of lead generation in the B2B…

Jobs

Cloud Computing is Revolutionizing New Careers

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 8:00 am

According to a 2013 IT Services report by Gartner – which looked at the forecast for the state of Cloud computing – it’s expected that adoption of the cloud will hit $250 billion by the year 2017, with the overall global IT services market expected to exceed…

Partnership

Las Vegas

Local Motors Creates R&D Lab Via UNLV Partnership

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 10:00 pm

The world’s first 3D printed car has already been made – it’s happened, and it’s called The Strati. Local Motors first developed the initial schematics for the vehicle in June 2014, and ever since then they’ve been working to optimize the design: the team…

Finance

Tech Tools That You Can Use To Make Tax Preparation Easy

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 9:00 pm

E-filing is nowadays used as opposed to the common practice of mailed-in returns and there are many tech tools that aid you in making tax preparation easier and faster. Whether you use apps or calculators, the result is making the entire process a lot less…

Social Media

4 Key Principles Every Social Media Marketer Should Understand

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm

It’s not uncommon to encounter broad sweeping statements like “social media marketing is great for business,” or “social media is the future of online marketing.” However, while we’re subjected to the watered down rants of pundits who praise the perks of building huge followings…

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Aeronautics

Drone Availability, Self Editing Cameras, and What the Future Holds for UAVs

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Drones: the hype behind this modern phenomenon is impossible to ignore. These unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are rapidly progressing. Micro sized variations launch off fingertips and are pocket-sized. Larger versions equipped with high resolution video cameras, and algorithmic based auto-flight settings are available to…

Tips & How To’s

5 Ways to Be a Helpful Angel Investor

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm

The annual Midas List may be filled with the biggest name VCs, but I firmly believe that the strongest startups ubiquitously begin with ardent support from capable and helpful angel investors. Sadly, many current angel investors choose not to lift a finger to help…

Funding

Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Aquicore, DecisionSim, and Area360 Bring in More Funding

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 5:14 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup, we’ve got some funding news impacted by yesterday’s announcement of the 1776 Seed Fund. Other things you may have missed in the news: Facebook is apparently going to spend $200 million to expand its data facility in Oregon (the…

News

Going Back: Preparing Your Busy Life for Modern Online Education

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 4:00 pm

It’s that time of year again. Summer has nearly run its course, and a more scholarly schedule is on the horizon. Kids all over the world are being sent off to school. In regards to pursuing an education, so are their parents. There’s no shame…

Sharing Economy

San Francisco

Why Sleep in a Hotel When You Can Sleep in a Boat?

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Everybody’s heard of the bed and breakfast, but did you know there’s such a thing as a boating bed and breakfast? Essentially they’re houseboats on landlocked lakes, and you can find them in cities like Newport, Miami, and San Francisco. The whole idea is…

Gear & Gadgets

A German Man Invented This Lock for Your Jar of Precious Nutella

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 2:09 pm

Have we reached peak Nutella? It seems like every day BuzzFeed creates another new recipe that uses the delicious hazelnut-chocolate concoction. I mean, sure it’s good, but is it so good that you have to safeguard your jar of Nutella from friends and family…

Reports & Rankings

Pew Study: We’re Basically on Our Phones All the Time

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 12:54 pm

According to a recent study by the Pew Research Center, Americans are almost never away from their mobile phones. It also notes that of the 92 percent of U.S. adults owning some kind of cellphone, 90 percent say their phones are frequently with them…

Food

Foodies Inspire the Rise of Supper Clubs

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 11:00 am

Eating out can mean different things to different people. For some it’s just a bite out when they don’t have the energy to cook at home. For others it may be a celebration or special occasion, or just a night out with good friends….

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…