Reports & Rankings

The Top 25 Cities for Startup Exits

By | May 19, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Startups have a number of options when it comes to an exit strategy. And while the goal is obviously to create a company that can rival Google, a hefty paycheck is all the more impressive when you made it yourself. And while a startup…

Events

Detroit

Detroit Hosts Largest Inaugural Startup Week in History

By | May 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Detroit is in the midst of a renaissance. It is a city that was once thriving and has seen more than its share of hard times in recent decades. But in the last few years it has become an opportunist’s dreamland. The hardworking backbone…

Ecommerce

Top 3 Platforms for Selling Courses Online

By | May 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Being skilled and knowledgable is pretty great. Not only do you get to enjoy the splendors of knowing whats going on, but people are also interested in learning from you. And if you are trying to monetize this knowledge, you just have to find…

News

How Google’s Virtual Assistant Tackles Gender Inequality

By | May 19, 2016 at 1:40 pm

The announcement of Google’s new virtual assistant is tackling how we view gender inequality within A.I. On Wednesday, Google unveiled their new voice-powered digital assistant and plans to develop the digital assistant further that could rival Amazon’s Echo. As a stunning 20 percent of…

Lifestyle

Study: Sleep Is an Indicator of Overall Health

By | May 19, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Everyone knows the importance of getting a good night’s rest. The last thing you want to do is be tired for a day full of meetings and projects. After all, there isn’t a boss on the planet that doesn’t cringe when someone yawns during…

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News

Boston

MassChallenge Announces 128 Finalist Startups for 2016

By | May 19, 2016 at 11:45 am

MassChallenge, one of the leading startup-friendly accelerators in the Boston area, has released their roundup of 128 participating startups for this year. The 128 startups listed represent nine countries and sixteen U.S. states, will go through MassChallenge’s four-month program. Not only will participation guarantee…

Jobs

The 3 Tech Skills You Need to Significantly Increase Your Pay

By | May 19, 2016 at 11:00 am

Tech jobs are in demand, and roles in the industry are cropping up to meet the rising need for them. However, it’s not enough to simply want to fill these roles – qualified candidates must also have the skills necessary to succeed. Payscale recently…

Opinion/Analysis

Tesla 3: What It Means for the Electric Car Industry

By | May 19, 2016 at 10:15 am

The Tesla Model 3 is coming out in 2017, and people are eagerly anticipating how it will affect the industry. First, let’s talk about features. The drivers of the newest model will be able to drive up to 215 miles before recharging. Then there’s…

Trends

Here’s Why People Are Willing to Pay More for Uber

By | May 19, 2016 at 10:00 am

Uber has changed the public transportation game for the better. They have provided a smartphone-compatible means of getting from one place to another that is cheaper than taxis and significantly less creepy. But surge pricing can have a dangerous effect on your overall fare….

Product Launch

Product Hunt Launches Ecommerce Store

By | May 19, 2016 at 9:41 am

Today, Product Hunt announced the opening of their new ecommerce shop, allowing makers to sell their products directly through the site. According to the announcement, makers will be able to add their products to the new shop with just a single click. The new…

Dev & Design

The Best Web Design Options Your Startup

By | May 18, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Every tech startup needs an online presence. Whether it’s a flashy website or a sleek mobile app, people won’t take notice until they see you online. However, web design can be an expensive resource, and companies without a large budget could have issues spending what…

Opinion/Analysis

6 Reasons You Need a Multilingual Website

By | May 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

These days, many business owners know that having a website is key for gaining traction for your business. Yet, many business owners don’t know which strategies will work best to achieve your business goals. Though it’s often overlooked, making your website multilingual is a…

Opinion/Analysis

The Benefits of Using Gmail For Small Businesses

By | May 18, 2016 at 8:00 pm

While most personal email users are loyal Gmail users, the same can’t always be said when it comes to business email. Often, Outlook ranks as the leading email source for businesses, primarily because of its larger-scale integration. Though Outlook can be great if the…

News

How Reducing BI Latency Can Bring Your Company to the Next Level

By | May 18, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The power of Big Data was originally only available to the world’s largest companies and massive projects like genome sequencing. Now that Big Data has matured, the tech industry is able to harness the wealth of information to provide valuable and affordable business intelligence…

Productivity

Eliminate ‘Half-Work’ and Other Time Management Tips

By | May 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm

While all of us have just 24-hours a day and need at least 7-8 hours of sleep to stay healthy and stove off stress, some entrepreneurs seem to advance more rapidly with their business. Their secret – efficient time management.  It’s an incredibly vital…

Reports & Rankings

Top 25 Startup Ecosystems, Scored by Industry

By | May 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm

A startup ecosystem is defined by the amount of companies launching in a particular city. But variety can go a long way in cultivating an environment of support and interest in the startup world. While a lot of cities have particular focuses when it…

Diversity

This Is Why Girls Can’t Code [Video]

By | May 18, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Humor might not seem like a reliable solution for tackling issues like gender inequality, but Girls Who Code is proving that it could actually be very beneficial for tackling stereotypes against women in tech. The organization, whose mission is to help engage more girls…