Marketer of Fittr, artist, writer, researcher, and big fan of humanity. Author of the Product Hunt Manual.
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Experience the Cosmos Through Virtual Reality With SpaceVR

If your childhood dreams of becoming an astronaut were foiled by motion sickness or high school advanced calculus – rejoice, for you have a second chance at traveling to space: SpaceVR. SpaceVR’s goal is to be the first virtual reality platform to provide real 360-degree…

Slack Attack Round 2: #Nomads Passes 3,000 Members

Slack

In January, Tech.Co reported that the corporate communication tool Slack was being used more and more often for private networking among groups united by an interest. One of the Slacks we highlighted, #Nomads, has since skyrocketed in popularity. They’ve managed to pass the 3,000 mark as…

Burnbook: Can an Anonymous App Have a Conscience?

Burnbook

Don’t feed the trolls. We’ve all heard it. We’ve all lived it—feeling the wrath and pent-up rage of a snarky, faceless troll throwing zings your way. They’re hard to keep at bay: recently many magazines have shut off their comment system, finding it better…

Slack Attack: the Workplace Messaging App is Going Social

Slack

Slack is taking over my social life. This morning, when I woke up, I rooted around under my pillow for my phone. While in the past I would have checked my e-mail first, or my Twitter mentions, the first thing I did was check…

KingForADay: A Networking App Built By One Person, For One Person (You)

KingForADay Networking App

Ever thought that you just weren’t getting enough time in the limelight? Perhaps up-and-coming networking app, KingForADay, would be right up your alley. KingForADay is not your average networking app. It doesn’t rely on existing connections, and it never pretends to be a level…

Pitch Deck 101: 6 Resources to Make Your Startup Shine

Pitch decks are the new business plan. You’ve heard it before–if you want to catch the eye of an investor, you’ve got to spruce up your startup’s pitch deck. But there seem to be thousands of examples, which resources can you trust to create your own?…

The Drone Wars: Rebels in the Fight for the Sky

A decade ago, a tech-obsessed operator of a small, electronic, remote-guided aircraft would have been considered a geek with a model airplane hobby. These days, they’re building drones—and they’re not geeks, they’re rebels. Drones, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) as they are known by…

From 0 to 60: An Actionable Plan for Starting Social Media Marketing

Since even the CIA is now on Twitter, we know that every company should be using social media marketing. Getting started is a process of testing the waters of various social media channels, like Facebook and Pinterest. With so many different services popping up,…