Product Launch

Everybody Deserves Access to Mobile Banking

By | Jun 26, 2015 at 3:17 pm

Mobile banking might be an integral part of your day to day life, but there are a lot of people in the US that the Miami based Waleteros would classify as ‘underbanked’. These are people who don’t use or have a bank account and…

Startups & Apps

Nearest5: A Fresh New Way to Communicate

By | Jun 20, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Current social media platforms have taught us how we can get “followers” (Facebook, for example, gives you the option to “follow” or “unfollow” friends), but how about making new friends by doing the same as we used to: posting images and sharing our thoughts? Nearest5 aims…


What’s Driving WeWork’s Growth? Community and Collaboration

By | May 26, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Here at Tech.Co, we’ve looked extensively into coworking spaces. From a simple observation of whether a coworking space is right for your startup or helping you find the cheapest coworking option in your city, we’ve done and continue to do our best to make sure you’re as informed as…


Rokk3r Labs Announces Exponential Organizations Workshop

By | May 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Award winning author, Founding Executive Director and current Global Ambassador of Singularity University, Salim Ismail, will host the Exponential Organizations Workshop on Monday, June 1 at the Idea Center at Miami Dade College, according to an announcement from Rokk3r Labs in Miami. The rapid pace…


Podcast Fans Rejoice! Radiotopia Raises $1M in Funding from Knight Foundation

By | May 22, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Whether it’s listening to Roman Mars discussing the history of the computer mouse on 99% Invisible, or sitting by my speakers (in a style reminiscent of early-20th century Americans) captivated by the most recent fictional tale in The Truth, Radiotopia has turned me into…


People As A Service Announces $425K Funding Round

By | May 20, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Miami-based startup People as a Service announced today that they have closed its latest funding round, raising $425,000 in total. The funding will allow the company to expand its cloud-based service that gives companies the right tools to complete tasks through a simplified delegation process of…


Miami’s Tech Leaders Ask Mayor Gimenez for a Stronger Open Data Policy

By | May 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm

This week, 59 members of Miami’s tech community signed a letter calling on Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez to introduce a robust open data policy for the county. The letter was sent on behalf of the signers by Code for Miami, a brigade of volunteers dedicated…


Healthbox Launches Accelerator in Miami With 10 Health Startups

By | May 18, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Digital health accelerator Healthbox is launching its accelerator in Miami and it has announced 10 health startups that will be joining the eight week program. The Chicago-based accelerator has forged a long-term partnership with Florida Blue and now its holding company, GuideWell, and it will be rotating the program…

Programs & Resources

LaunchCode and The Idea Center at Miami Dade College to Offer Harvard-Based Computer Science Class

By | May 14, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Non-profit LaunchCode and The Idea Center at Miami Dade College have partnered to offer the introductory computer science course CS50xMiami to the Miami community following the Harvard and edX class’s success as a pilot program. LaunchCode co-founder Jim McKelvey announced that the class will…


Amadeus Launches New Program to Help Travel Startups

By | May 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, announced today the launch of “Amadeus for Startups,” a new program designed to equip travel startups in the North American marketplace with industry leading technology, expertise, and consultative support to navigate the complexities of…


Juana La Iguana Launches App for Bilingual Toddlers

By | May 13, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Juana la Iguana has partnered with Rokk3r Labs to launch a new app to help children in preschool learn Spanish. Juana teaches Spanish vocabulary, as well as certain values to kids such as honesty, kindness, responsibility and loyalty through the use of repetition. The app, designed for children…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Deepak Chopra’s Guide to Your Startup’s Well-Being

By | May 6, 2015 at 10:00 am

Deepak Chopra knows a thing or two about maintaining a physical, emotional, and social well-being. Chopra argues that the long-term financial success of any startup depends on the health of the team and how its culture is functioning. This week Chopra took the stage at…

Product Launch

Legal Hero Launches in Florida to Offer Startups Affordable Legal Services

By | May 6, 2015 at 8:00 am

Legal Hero, an on-demand legal services provider that makes it easy for startups to find high quality lawyers at lower prices, is expanding to Florida. The New York-based startup connects experienced attorneys with startups for on demand, fixed fee projects, offering companies an affordable alternative to traditional law firms. “We’re thrilled…


Watsco Launches Accelerator for B2B Startups in Miami

By | May 4, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Watsco, the largest distributor of air conditioning and heating products announced that it will start an accelerator. According to the Miami Herald, the 12-week program will work with early-stage companies focused on the B2B or home comfort industries. Watsco is the largest distributor of HVAC/R in…

Startups & Apps

5 Interesting Startups Out of Miami

By | May 1, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Some startups are successful, and some make the news, but are they interesting? They can be if they happen to be involved with something in the same field as you, but most likely, it’s just more news in your eyes. Some startups, however, can…


ATECH: Aruba Can Be the ‘Silicon Beach’ of the Caribbean

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 4:00 pm

ATECH announces its launch and new tech conference in Aruba, offering entrepreneurs and startups a chance to contribute to the emerging tech and eco hub of Aruba, and to pitch their ideas for the chance to win $20,000. ATECH is organizing the pitch event and…


CareCloud Raises $15M in Funding

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Miami-based CareCloud, a provider of practice management and electronic health records, announced that it has raised $15 million in funding. The new funding will be used to further advance product innovation and customer success. The company also appointed Ken Comée as the new CEO. Comée is…

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