#DRONEWEEK: GE Launches First Live Drone Series

By | Jul 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Where can you see production machinery that can withstand temperatures of up to 350 degrees fahrenheit or test sites where 1,500 jet engines are made every year? GE is launching #DRONEWEEK — a live entertainment and educational series shot on drones that will air…


5 Ways to Improve Productivity in Your Startup Environment

By | Jul 3, 2015 at 2:00 pm

While startup life is a popular and fun work life, it isn’t something for everyone. Startup life is a lot more demanding on its workforce with its tighter schedules and resource constraints. Making the most of every minute, while avoiding burning out in the…


5 IT Skills You’ll Need as the Internet of Things Becomes a Reality

By | Jun 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm

People are usually looking forward to the next big technological revolution. There’s always a great deal of excitement as we envision what the world will look like in the future and the role technology will play in that world. Most experts agree that if…


Jay Z’s Tidal Loses Another CEO

By | Jun 23, 2015 at 12:30 pm

The Wall Street Journal has reported that the interim CEO of Jay Z’s music streaming service, Tidal, has been let go after just three months on the job. Tonstad joined in April after former CEO Andy Chen left the company. This is more surprising…


Fargo Drone Focus Conference Showcases Latest Drone Tech

By | Jun 18, 2015 at 5:00 pm

The air filled with whirs and hums of tiny drones at the Fargo Jet Center in Fargo, North Dakota for the city’s first annual Drone Focus Conference on June 3, 2015. The conference, organized by Botlink and Emerging Prairie and powered by RDO Integrated…



Obama Is Personally Headhunting Talent from Google and Facebook

By | Jun 15, 2015 at 10:00 pm

After top tech talent from Silicon Valley helped rescue President Obama’s disastrous healthcare website launch, he decided that there was much more that the brightest in Silicon Valley could do for the federal government. According to an interview with Fast Company, the President has been…


PandaDoc to Integrate with Zendesk

By | Jun 14, 2015 at 8:00 am

In an age where “paperless” is a goal for many businesses, not only in order to save some money but also to protect our environment, online is the way to go and, on this specific niche, there is a big player: PandaDoc. It is…



Tech CEO Jason Hope on the Biggest Changes IoT Will Bring About

By | Jun 7, 2015 at 6:00 pm

David H Deans recently published an article about how government initiatives are driving the growth of the Internet of Things, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. The article reveals several key facts, including the following: Data from the Internet Data Corporation (IDC) has revealed that…


You Can Now Get an Uber Right from the Foursquare App

By | Jun 1, 2015 at 10:23 am

This morning, the New York, NY-based, deep linking startup Button announced a partnership with Foursquare that will give Foursquare users the ability to book Uber rides directly from within the Foursquare app. The partnership with the location-based service provides Button with an expansion of its…


The Evolution of Texting and Its Potential Impact on Business

By | May 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Back to the future? In the aftermath of the app revolution, its good old texting that has the capability of revolutionizing business and its communication with customers. When the iPhone came out, every business had to integrate with top applications or, better yet, have…


Three Reasons not To Miss Twilio’s Next Developer Conference

By | May 22, 2015 at 5:00 pm

I’ve been to many developer conferences in nearly 2 decades of being involved in technology and development teams. There are good ones and bad ones, but one that you should not miss is the yearly developer conference put on by Twilio. Twilio is a…


5 Questions to Ask Before Paying Your Global Crowd

By | May 21, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Are you among the 90% of U.S. businesses that hire independent professionals? If so, chances are you’ll be seeking out talent online via one of the fast-growing crowdsourcing marketplaces — and chances are even better that the talent you hire will not be based…


4 Tips for Hiring International Freelance Talent for Your Startup

By | May 16, 2015 at 8:00 am

As an entrepreneur, you likely need to hire a lot of helping hands to get your business up and running, from developers for your website to writers for your marketing materials, and more. But when a full-time salary and benefits aren’t an option –…


How Mentorship Boosts Your Startup Culture

By | Apr 30, 2015 at 11:00 am

The term mentor comes from Homer’s classic The Odyssey. During the ten years that Odysseus struggled to return home from the Trojan wars, Mentor served as a surrogate father to Odysseus’s son Telemachus. Most entrepreneurs understand the value mentors have in their careers. Mentorship can come…


Combined Knowledge & Content Panda Announce Partnership

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 9:00 am

Combined Knowledge and Content Panda announce a strategic partnership to deliver superior support for Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365 to end users where they need it most – directly inside the web platform. Content Panda co-founder & CMO Heather Newman and I chatted via Facebook…


Why Is Fintech Attracting Such High Investments?

By | Apr 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm

We can write a lot about technological developments of 2014 and new launches being expected in 2015. However, we should never miss out on the prospective growth of a field or industry on the basis of technology around us. Financial technology has silently seeped…



Mobile Shopping App Spring Raises $25M Series B

By | Apr 16, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Spring, the mobile shopping app founded by brothers Alan and David Tisch, announced earlier today that it has raised a $25 million round of Series B funding. This new financing was led by BoxGroup – the angel fund co-managed by David – and included…