Google

What’s The Best Web Browser on the Market?

By | May 2, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Web browsers are important for users today. With most of our digital lives spent online, it can be hard to narrow down which web browser is the best for the job. According to information gathered by netmarketshare, the leading browser in April was, surprise,…

News

NYC

Tech:NYC Searches for the Next Big Startup

By | May 2, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Silicon Valley’s influence has reached farther than we could have anticipated. The success of the West Coast’s innovation in tech has pushed for friendly competition in other regions of the country, particularly on the East Coast. New York City, naturally, has been trying to…

Product Launch

Crowdfunding Platform Razoo Gets Personal

By | May 2, 2016 at 9:45 am

You could say Razoo was doing crowdfunding before it was cool. But to that same effect you could also say that every nonprofit or foundation was doing crowdfunding before it was cool. Razoo was founded in 2006 as a way for people to give and…

Product Launch

Triby Is First Alexa-Enabled Third-Party Device

By | May 2, 2016 at 8:13 am

So far Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service has been limited to Amazon products like Echo. But now, thanks to the Alexa Fund, the service is available on a third party device. That device is Triby, a digital assistant, Internet radio, connected speaker, hands-free speakerphone, and connected message…

Opinion/Analysis

DC

Joel Trammell of Khorus: Leadership and Management Are Separate Things

By | May 1, 2016 at 7:16 pm

Leadership roles can take a toll on an individual. And if you are the person tasked with running a new startup, you could be thrust into a number of uncomfortable situations that you are in no way prepared to deal with. From employee management…

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Opinion/Analysis

Tech Conferences Can Be Startups’ Secret to Success

By | Apr 30, 2016 at 6:00 pm

For many startups, it can be intimidating to figure out how to connect with others in the industry. With so much still needing to be done with building your brand and business, networking and connecting with the local tech community can seem tedious. Who…

Opinion/Analysis

Why a Centralized Work Hub Matters at Big Events Like Startup Week

By | Apr 30, 2016 at 2:07 pm

As we make final preparations (and get pumped up) for the upcoming Columbus and Detroit Startup Weeks, it’s a good time to shine the light on the benefits one centralized space brings. The hub of Startup Week activity is Chase Basecamp. This centralized work…

Product Launch

San Francisco

Black Card Startup SELECT Expanding to San Francisco

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 3:11 pm

Exclusivity is pretty cool. Whether it’s sitting first class on a popular airline or enjoying the VIP section of your favorite bar, the perks of a special club are always a lot of fun. But when it comes to true exclusivity, the Black Card is the top…

News

Ex-Salesforce Cloud CEO Kendall Collins Joins Algolia’s Board

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 12:26 pm

Algolia, a company funded by experts in the fields of algorithms, search engines and text mining, has just announced the integration of Kendall Collins to its board. The former CEO of Salesforce Cloud and current CMO of AppDynamics will join the board to help…

Opinion/Analysis

According to This Developer, You Can Learn from Your Bugs

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 10:15 am

Whether you’re a new coder or a seasoned programmer, encountering bugs are almost inevitable in tech. They appear when it’s least convenient to the programmer, and dealing with them can be difficult – especially if you’re unsure of how they got there in the…

Funding

Kansas City

Local Startup Ecosystem Matters for Kansas City’s The Collective Funds

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 9:45 am

The key to a burgeoning startup ecosystem is generous investments in local talent. When investors are willing to take risks on behalf of regional startups, they are contributing to the overall success of that area. And in Kansas City, one venture capital group is taking…

Books

NYC

Interview with Arianna Huffington on ‘The Sleep Revolution’: Part 1

By | Apr 29, 2016 at 9:00 am

Sleep; we all need it. But, in today’s world, getting enough sleep is a lot easier said than done. We push sleep aside to get more done; to try to get ahead; to write one more email, or article, or text. This behavior is rooted…

News

4 Platforms Streamlining Everything from Marketing to Legal

By | Apr 28, 2016 at 7:00 pm

There are a lot of tools available to startups right now that help reduce time wasted, increase revenues, and provide additional clarity to the operations of one’s business. In order to properly utilize these different platforms, you need to be able to streamline these processes, reduce clutter…

Jobs

What Is the Ideal Workplace Environment?

By | Apr 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm

The key to happiness is loving what you do. But if you can’t do that, you might as well love where you do it. A nurturing workplace environment can make all the difference when it comes your profession. But with thousands of companies attempting to…