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The 6th Annual WordCamp Gathering is Coming Soon in Las Vegas!


Business owners, bloggers, designers, developers, and other advocates of WordPress will gather at the Innevation Center located at 6795 Edmond Street on Saturday, Dec. 13 and Sunday, Dec. 14 to learn, discuss and network at the 6th Annual WordCamp Las Vegas. WordCamps are casual, locally-organized, non-profit conferences covering everything related to WordPress, the free and… Read more »

Who Needs a Studio When You’ve Got the KDJ-ONE?


Yesterday marked the official launch of the KDJ-ONE Kickstarter campaign. There are currently 38 days left on the campaign clock and so far the KDJ-ONE has raised $32,371 of their total $100,000 goal. KDJ-ONE is a portable music studio that’s good for both beginners and professionals alike. It features just about every tool you need for musical… Read more »

TOR 101: Here’s How You Can Keep Your Browsing Data Private [Infographic]


How do you surf the web anonymously, without disclosing information of your activities and location? TOR (also known as The Onion Router) is a free software that enables anonymity and resisting censorships. Although somewhat a controversial software, TOR has been praised for providing privacy to political activist in countries where surveillance and arrest by authoritarian governments. Just… Read more »

Sports Feed Launches v5.0 for iOS and Android


Would you agree if I said that today’s sports apps are broken? The team at Sports Feed definitely would, which is why they today launched version 5.0 of their iOS and Android app to dispel the clunky nature of the one-size-fits-all options currently available. According to the Sports Feed team, innovation has been stagnant in… Read more »

Uber Announces Billion Dollar Raise, Promises Internal Growth and Change


Today, as confirmed by the State of Delaware’s Division of Corporations and announced on Uber CEO Travis Kalanick’s blog, the transportation platform Uber raised a financing round of $1.2 billion, “with additional capacity remaining for strategic investments.” Just how much additional capacity that is appears to total $1.8 billion according to the filing. Uber’s “Growing Pains”… Read more »

DC Tech: Vote in the Tech Cocktail DC 2014 All-Star Awards!


Hotty toddys, cash gifts, and Love Actually – these are the best parts of the holiday season #amirite? After receiving your nominations for the Tech Cocktail DC 2014 All-Star Awards, we’re really getting excited for our upcoming holiday party to announce the winners. Join us this December 16 at the Crystal Tech Fund for Tech Cocktail DC… Read more »

International Startups Compete at ICT Summit ScaleMeGlobal Contest

ICT Summit

Right now in Warsaw, Poland, the ICT Summit, organized by The Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, is being held to support and educate international startups with speaker tracks on startup ecosystems, pitching, global success, mobile apps, scaling, and more. As part of this major startup conference that supports the Central-Eastern Europe region, the final stage of the… Read more »

Check Out This Rap Song on the Top 10 Reasons to Code [VIDEO]


“Beyond all the lifestyle perks[,] Coders change the world[.] When they puttin’ in the work[,] Medical research to help cure cancer[,] An algorithm just might have the answer[.] By 2030 we’re hitting the red planet[,] And I guarantee you Coders’ll be the ones that’ll plan it[.]” So goes two lines from a recent rap song… Read more »