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Designers Have Greater Flexibility with Ecwid’s Jumpstart Program

Ecwid, the ecommerce solution that prides itself on versatility has just released its newest service – a reseller program that allows web designs and developers a way to market the shopping cart as their own. The service, Jumpstart Partner Program, promises web designers the…

Privacy App Wiper Releases Wiper Film

Privacy App Wiper Releases Wiper Film

If only Hillary Clinton had used Wiper. The messaging app that prides itself on complete privacy has just released their newest update, allowing users to watch independent movies through the app. Wiper Film, a subscription service for Wiper, allows users to access and watch…

Shryne Brings Archival Services to Your Personal Life

Shryne Brings Archival Services to Your Personal Life

Storage and backup solutions are all the rage right now. Everyone wants to preserve their data. You want to keep it safe from intruders, but you also want to easily be able to access it for yourself. Dropbox, Backblaze, Carbonite, mounds of external hard…

Connected Casebook Brings the Power of the Cloud to Law Studies

Connected Casebook Brings the Power of the Cloud to Law Studies

Traditionally, law students have been required to buy all of their needed casebooks and lug them around whenever they needed to study or examine a case. The Wolters Kluwer’s Legal Education Program had some issues with this, however, and came up with a groundbreaking…

SaaS Company Totango Adds SuccessBeat Tool Suite

5 Scientifically-Proven Tips to Boost Website Conversions

The Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company, Totango, which focuses on driving customer success management, has just released their newest tool, SuccessBeat. SuccessBeat is the latest addition to Totango, and settles in with an existing group of powerful tools that allow vendors to monitor customers’ retention rates and…

Freelance Network, Toptal, Launches Productivity App TopTracker

How Do Freelancers See Themselves?

Toptal, the company behind one of the largest online freelance communities, has launched a new time tracking app for freelancers and managers. While Toptal asserts that their freelancers are the best of the best and do not require time tracking software, the new TopTracker app…

Low-Cost Cloud Storage from Backblaze Comes Out of Beta

Low-Cost Cloud Storage from Backblaze Comes Out of Beta

Backblaze, a company known for its small to medium business-and enterprise-level backup solutions, recently announced they would be getting into the cloud storage market. After a short, closed-beta period, Backblaze is now releasing the project to the public. The service, called B2, is trying…

Why Stand When You Can Lie Down at Your Job?

Standing desks have gained a lot of traction in the past couple of years, but unless they also offered a way to transform into a traditional desk, they have generally lost their appeal for everyday use (because research has shown that they’re dumb anyway). The…

Blueair Implements Smart Technology Into Air Purifiers

Blueair Implements Smart Technology Into Air Purifiers

It’s no secret that our air quality continues to suffer as our population and general industry grows, but air purification company, Blueair, wants consumers to take back control of the air they breathe. While that is nearly impossible when you’re hustling and bustling around…

PointDrive Brings Uniformity to your Sales Team

You can talk to one million people, but if you can’t close the deal, you’re just not going to get the sales that you deserve. Quantity is important, but without quality you’re simply throwing ideas and emails against the wall waiting for something to stick. And…

Enterprise Level Cyber Security from Digital Shadows

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“You can no longer assume you’re never going to be hacked. You have to assume that you will be,” says James Chappell, co-founder of cyber threat intelligence company, Digital Shadows. Founded in London in 2011 and coming off a recent funding round of $8 million, Digital…

Virtual Tour App Roundme Adds VR Mode

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Announced this week (after a recently secured investment of $3 million), Roundme will now offer virtual reality (VR) support on their app. Roundme, the web and iOS app that allows you to explore the world in high-res panoramic glory, just got a pretty awesome update….

Assembly is Basically Group Projects for Adults

In a time where we’d rather power up the laptop than have actual face-to-face human interaction (eww), Assembly fills a nice gap and allows creatives and entrepreneurs to come together to create something great. Assembly is essentially a way for a bunch of people…

Glass Planner is a Solid Alternative to iOS Calendar

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Let’s be honest here. Big name calender apps like Google Calendar and iOS calendars do a fine job for 90% of us out there. We just need it for simple reminders, such as dinner arrangements and dentist appointments, and that’s it. Add that to the…

Secure Messaging App Wiper Now Allows Bitcoin Transactions

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Alright, so I think we can all agree mobile messaging is still a pretty hot topic. With acquisitions like Facebook buying WhatsApp late last year, everybody is trying to get their own slice of the pie. Which means one thing, if you want to…

Roomlia is Your Quick and Efficient Hotel Booking App

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Finding a place to sleep at night while traveling should have no middlemen. With an overwhelming number of choices, and more entering the scene each day, finding the best rate for a night’s rest should be light on your conscience as well as your…

Women in Tech Who Are Shaking Up Silicon Valley

Sure, we’ve all heard of Ariana Huffington and Marissa Mayer, but what about some of the other women in the tech field? Beyond the household names, there is an ever-growing group of female tech stars leading and founding tech startups. Keep reading below for…