Here’s What the Future of Healthcare Looks Like

By | Sep 6, 2016 at 11:45 am

There’s no denying that the healthcare industry is limping along. Though access to care is available to more Americans now than ever, it’s also more expensive. As patients struggle to pay higher and higher premiums, providers grapple with compliance issues and ever-changing regulations while…


Americans Are Ditching e-Readers for Their Trusty Cellphones

By | Sep 6, 2016 at 9:04 am

Today, in news that doesn’t surprise me, the Pew Research Center has revealed through a just-released study that Americans are more likely to read books on their tablets or cellphones than on a dedicated e-reader. “The share of Americans who read books on tablets…


How Agile Infrastructure Could End Video Buffering Forever

By | Sep 1, 2016 at 4:40 pm

Infrastructure and market growth often play a tedious game of leapfrog. Cars were already in widespread use before the interstate highway system was built in the 1950s. But up until that point, they were primarily used for short distance travel around cities and towns. Once the…


FAA: Expect 600K Commercial Drones in the Air Within a Year

By | Aug 31, 2016 at 9:46 am

According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) itself, there will be about 600,000 commercial drones airborne before 2017 is over. This is surprising partially due to the number of commercially registered drones currently available: 20,000. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx calls this “one of the most dramatic periods…


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Most of the 50 States Are Ramping Up Startup Activity in 2016

By | Aug 25, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Which states and metro areas experienced the greatest upward movement in startup activity in 2016? How changed the most from last year? What’s the rate of new entrepreneurs in each state? These questions are the focus of the Kaufman Foundation’s latest study, which released its…



Are Digital Platforms the Future of Academia? [Vote]

By | Aug 25, 2016 at 3:13 pm

Tech.Co has partnered with Arlington Economic Development to bring you this story. For more in this sponsored series: AED ecosystem. Supporters of education through digital platforms can point to a host of issues solved by the flexibility and reasonable prices of online education. It helps working adults finish…


Human Implant Tech Is Still Waiting for Its Pokémon Go

By | Aug 25, 2016 at 10:30 am

Augmented reality didn’t have a leg to stand on before Pokémon Go. But now that the mobile game has exploded beyond conceivable expectations, the medium has taken off in the market with everything from shopping websites to car showrooms. Unfortunately, other tech categories have not…


YouTube Is Expanding From Video to Basically All Social Media

By | Aug 24, 2016 at 7:00 pm

YouTube doesn’t want their users leaving for other social networks like Facebook or Twitter. So it’s becoming them. The video service has just revealed plans to add photos, polls, links, and text to its video feed by the end of 2016. The new expansion, called…


4 Ways 5G Mobile Technology Will Improve the Customer Experience

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 9:00 pm

In recent years, the mobile market has been dominated by 4G and LTE devices and networks. However, 5G mobile technology is on the horizon and customer experience is the first thing to be improved. The shift towards the revolutionarily fast technology is inevitable and provides a…


5 Major Emerging Trends in the Healthcare Industry

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The healthcare sector has been growing steadily as the demand for specialized physicians and practices continues to expand. Companies in the medical industry are starting up all over, and current trends promise further big changes for professionals in the healthcare business. Here are some…


Is Higher Ed Adapting to the Changing Needs of Gen Z? [Vote]

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 5:14 pm

Tech.Co has partnered with Arlington Economic Development to bring you this story. For more in this sponsored series: AED ecosystem. According to the most recent statistics, the average Class of 2016 college graduate has $37,172 in student loan debt. That number is up 6 percent from…


Smart Home Startups Are on the Rebound, But Barely

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 4:40 pm

Funding for smart home startups is looking up. According to the latest data from CB Insights, funding amounts are on track to be 30 percent better than they were in 2015. That’s only the total amount of funding, though: The actual number of deals…


Ford’s Self-Driving Car Set to Hit the Roads by 2021

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The self-driving car revolution now has an official date in place. Tests have been ongoing for many years, but now Ford has said it intends to mass produce self-driving cars for the commercial markets by 2021. The new cars won’t have a steering wheel…


3 Ways Tech Is Empowering Freelancers

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 11:00 am

By now we’ve all heard of the term ‘shared economy’. Or at least the companies that spearheaded this movement, such as Uber, Airbnb, RelayRides or TaskRabbit. After the 2008 financial crisis, we’ve seen a decline in quality corporate jobs. And thus people are supplementing…