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Salt Lake City

These Days, Sitting Desks Bow Down to Standing Desks

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 10:00 pm

I was talking with a friend the other day, and he was telling me that his entire office recently switched to standing desks. Almost preemptively, he answered the one question on my mind: what about people who don’t want a standing desk? His office actually…

Marketing

How to Promote your App on Social Media

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Social media is in many ways a level playing field that all app developers can play on. Whether your company is operating on a shoestring or has deep pockets, everyone has the same chance to build a powerful following via social platforms. Here are…

HR and Recruiting

How to Hire an Android Developer

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Android, Google’s open source mobile operating system, has changed the landscape of mobile computing in many ways. Since its inception, Android has become the dominant mobile platform, and has made its way into the realm of cars, TVs, wristwatches, and even video game consoles….

Inspiration

7 Things Fantasy Sports Can Teach You About Entrepreneurship

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm

It’s mid-November: you stare into your computer screen dejectedly after another Sunday has passed. Your big name draftees have all underperformed again. Your  season is over; the hole is too deep overcome. You sulk back into your chair, wanting to keep playing but knowing…

Art

Las Vegas

Fancy Schmancy Art, Shippied Right to Your Front Door

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Everybody has that one friend they walk through life with, your best bud. These are the people who help you move when nobody else will, they sit up for hours with you getting drunk and talking about life, and they’re the people who would lie down…

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Gear & Gadgets

Polaroid Snap: A Digital Camera That Prints Inkless Instant Photos

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Yesterday, Polaroid announced the introduction of its new instant digital camera that will allow people to print instant photos directly from the camera unit without the use of any ink. Called the Polaroid Snap, the camera is essentially a reinvention of Polaroid’s classic instant…

Celebrate Startup Tour

Los Angeles

Meet Our Startup of the Year Competition Finalists: Picking Duck

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 4:00 pm

From apps to hardware, to KickStarter successes and international startups, we’re inching closer to finding out who will take home the title of Startup of the Year at our annual Tech.Co Celebrate Conference in October. Among the participants that applied for the online competitions, only a…

Funding

Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Wrap Raises $12.7M, AOL Acquires Millennial Media

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 3:14 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup, we’ve got some funding news for a Salesforce Ventures-backed company and an acquisition by AOL. Some things you may have missed in the news: a California judge has ordered companies like Google, Intel, and Apple to pay $415 million…

Reports & Rankings

Top Venture-Backed Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Startups

By | Sep 3, 2015 at 2:00 pm

When it comes to augmented and virtual reality, Oculus isn’t the only company in the industry that’s managed to earn wide commercial success. Sure, Oculus may have been acquired by Facebook for a cool $2 billion last year, but overall augmented reality and virtual…

Tips & How To’s

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…