Palm Beach

10 Startups Pitch in Live Crowdfunding Competition in West Palm Beach

By | May 18, 2016 at 11:00 am

This article is brought to you in partnership with Startup Palm Beach. Nearly 200 people gathered in downtown West Palm Beach to hear startups pitch for funding. This social event, called Crowdfunding & Cocktails, brought together members of the community, city officials, investors and…


Little Rock

Bill Clinton Meets with VC FinTech Cohort in Little Rock

By | May 16, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Moments before taking the stage to keynote the 10th graduating class of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, the former president met privately with the startup founders of the VC FinTech Accelerator, which kicked off Monday, May 16th in Little Rock….


Siri Creators Unveil Viv, Their Newest A.I. Project

By | May 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm

A.I., or artificial intelligence, is one the rise in the technology field. Innovators are working to bring out the latest in the field, and startups are pushing to bring out the next big thing. The creators of the popular A.I program, Siri, may be…


Would You Pay To Remove Ads? Flattr Plus Finds Out

By | May 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Ad-blocking may be some of Internet users’ top annoyances, but they’re also a double-edged sword: websites are scrambling to find a replacement for this once-surefire way of generating income. And thanks to ad-blocking extensions, like AdBlock, give users the security to browse their favorite…



Little Rock

National Entrepreneurship Expert Susan Amat Gives Little Rock a Boost

By | May 3, 2016 at 12:37 pm

Susan Amat, Ph.D., founder of Miami-based Venture Hive visited Little Rock a while back. The Venture Center, an entrepreneurial incubator focused on building high-growth startups, hosted Dr. Amat for a visit that entailed discussions that ranged from ecosystem development to economic development through entrepreneurship. Who…



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…


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…


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…


Effective Ways to Keep Communications Costs Low

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Communications costs have the potential to cripple a startup business that has a limited budget. However, the latest Internet and mobile technologies can dramatically lower these start-up communications costs. Here are some of the most effective ways to achieve this. Video Conferencing Thanks to…



Companies Team Up to Provide Legal Services to Startups

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 1:40 pm

There are a lot of risks that come with launching a startup. From financial woes to market concerns, there is no telling what could derail your dream of owning your own company. One risk that is often overlooked by owners and employees alike is…



Best Tech Professionals Honored at Boston Timmy Awards

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 2:23 pm

The key to success is a little competition. Whether it’s the Golden State Warriors striving to beat the all-time record for wins in a season or competing with your coworkers in the annual Swivel Chair Toss Championships, trying to win is what creates greatness….


CapLinked Joins Box in Official Partnership

By | Apr 11, 2016 at 9:35 am

It’s always nice to see two companies come together in a partnership that will benefit their customers (even if the end goal is for both companies to make a lot more money). In this case, I’m talking about two companies that work in the world of…


Reddit Announces Updates to Combat Harassment, Trolling

By | Apr 6, 2016 at 6:49 pm

In an announcement that has been met with surprisingly positive feedback, Reddit is moving towards making the site more user-friendly and is adding features to aid with combatting trolling and harassment. These changes were announced by Reddit cofounder Christopher Slowe this morning. He acknowledged…


5 Effective Strategies for Startups to Grow Their Email Lists

By | Apr 3, 2016 at 9:05 pm

Email marketing has been dead many times, so many people say. Yet it remains the oldest and most effective technique to speak directly to your customers. Studies reveal that it has one of the highest ROI in marketing. As a startup, your priority should…


Las Vegas

Why Dronesmith Is Targeting Indie Developers

By | Mar 24, 2016 at 4:48 pm

Las Vegas, NV-based startup Dronesmith Technologies wants to be the Unity of the drone industry. It’s an interesting thing to say, considering Unity is an independent gaming platform that independent game developers use to build video games. Very different from the world of unmanned…


Tips for Producing the Best Investor Pitch

By | Mar 10, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Your pitch is one of the crucial elements, which can propel your business from a raw idea into an actual enterprise.  It matters. A lot. In general, all investors know that out of 100 investments only 10 will hit the jackpot (or grow into…