BTCPoint: Your Bitcoin ATM Network

By | Mar 11, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Bitcoin – digital currency that’s transferred from one person to another without a third party — is the future of the way people will exchange money. While it’s a relatively new concept, BTCPoint is making the process faster, easier, and more secure from ATMs…



Gett Cuts Base Fares in Manhattan for Black Car Service

By | Mar 10, 2015 at 9:30 pm

Gett, the on-demand black car service that competes with the likes of Uber and Lyft, announced today that it is reducing its base fare rates by up to 25 percent across Manhattan. It’s an aggressive move, especially considering that the company already offers no variable surge…


Joinem: The New Digital Retailer

By | Mar 10, 2015 at 10:00 am

Richard Braddock has a knack for recognizing trends and using that knowledge to scale and grow companies so it’s no surprise that he has transformed Joinem from an auction marketplace to a digital store that offers name brands at below the lowest prices online….


The Sleep Patterns of Successful People in Engineering, Politics, and Technology

By | Mar 7, 2015 at 12:00 pm

I used to only sleep between five and six hours a night. While this may sound crazy to some, I was pretty consistent with this sleep behavior, and I kept up with my fairly demanding college schedule throughout the rest of the day. And…


10 Ways to Elicit Change on International Women’s Day

By | Mar 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

International Women’s Day is March 8, 2015; this year’s theme is Make it Happen. On this very special day, women around the world will congregate to celebrate women – their achievements, struggles, and goals to make their lives even better. This incredible day has…



6 Ways Product Managers Actually Manage Fear

By | Mar 4, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Product managers spend a lot of time interacting with different teams – executive management, engineering, marketing, sales, customer support to name a few. We spend a large percentage of our time communicating, meeting, emailing, conference calling and talking in general. The reason we do this…



MakeSpace Expands On-Demand Self-Storage to Chicago, D.C.

By | Mar 3, 2015 at 6:30 pm

MakeSpace, the New York, NY-based startup offering a self-storage solution, just announced its expansion of its on-demand, local self-storage services to Chicago, IL and Washington, D.C. While the company offers its storage services to people throughout the contiguous United States, prior to today, its local…


Hacking Your Online Dating Profile: Use These Keywords

By | Mar 3, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Today, 15 years after eHarmony was founded, online dating sites are trying to innovate new models that don’t involve scanning through hundreds of profiles and laughing at unfortunate typos, too-flattering photos, and the same cliche interests. Sites like How About We, for example, focus…


9 Free Product and Startup Discovery Sites

By | Feb 27, 2015 at 11:00 am

Tech startups do amazing things – they provide us with new ways to approach everyday problems, whether such problems are associated with productivity in the workplace or handling our personal health. Sometimes, though, people don’t even know that there are companies out there who are…


Tech.Co Jobs: Salesforce Developer, Open Source Web Developer

By | Feb 20, 2015 at 3:08 pm

Hiring? Post a job on the Tech.Co Job Board for just $79 and see it featured here on our weekly job spotlight!   We’re nearing the end of the month – have you reached your career goals for the year, yet? If you’re still hesitating whether to…


New Domain Extensions Help a Wide Audience Show Affinity

By | Feb 19, 2015 at 6:30 pm

GoDaddy can certainly be credited with bringing the domain business into the mainstream. This panel of experts in the domain and promotions field presented a panel recently at NamesCon: TLDs: Making the Pivot to Mainstream. The discussion centered upon exploring how search and branding will promote the…


Walkzee: Shelter Dogs Need Walks Too

By | Feb 17, 2015 at 9:00 am

Calling all dog lovers! Walkzee, a new online platform for dog lovers, is set to launch in June 2015. There’s only one thing holding them back at this point, and that’s hitting their $20,000 funding goal on Kickstarter. With currently 15 days left on…


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UCSD Opens New Center for Business Analytics

By | Feb 16, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Last week the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Rady School of Management announced the launch of a brand new center on campus. The Center for Business Analytics, as it’s been named, will serve as a platform for research and innovation in big data…


SBA’s New Tool Connects Entrepreneurs to Lenders in 48 Hours

By | Feb 16, 2015 at 12:30 pm

A new online tool created by the Small Business Administration (SBA) was launched last week that would help to connect small business owners with SBA lenders. Called the Leveraging Information and Networks to access Capital (LINC), entrepreneurs looking for capital need simply to fill…


20 Quotes From US Presidents for Your Business

By | Feb 16, 2015 at 10:00 am

In American History we’ve seen 43 different people sworn into office to lead our country. Of those 43 individuals, eight of them were either entrepreneurial in their own way or founded their own businesses. Abraham Lincoln: Owned a general store and ran his own…


What, Exactly, do Entrepreneurs Look for in a Date?

By | Feb 14, 2015 at 8:00 pm

There are a lot of people out there who would consider Valentine’s Day a Hallmark Holiday, and I’m one of them. But there’s no getting away from the fact that February is a month dominated by love and romance. It can be difficult to get…


Obama’s Cyber Security Initiative: 5 Things You Need to Know

By | Feb 13, 2015 at 8:30 pm

President Obama signed an executive order, urging tech companies to share information that could be threatening to the nation’s cyber security with the government. The order was signed during the first White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University. Since last year’s hack on Sony,…