Opinion/Analysis

How We Can Embrace Creativity in the Digital Age

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 8:00 pm

It’s hard work to be a professional creative. Even in a world that’s becoming increasingly dependent on technology and on the technical skills necessary to move it forward, there’s still room for professional creatives in this digital landscape. But just because your job involves…

Startups & Apps

FreshTeam: A Collaboration App That Eliminates Low-Value Communication

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 7:00 pm

A culture of collaboration within businesses is a recent and innovative practice. Some companies already use this work model, but not all have implemented this practice on the corporate quotidian. However, in recent years, with the increasing creation of applications using the cloud to…

Partnership

Glympse Partners with Time Warner Cable to Boost Customer Service

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 6:00 pm

I can live without cable, in fact I have done so for several years and have not missed it at all (except for that one time I would have kicked a puppy for the chance to binge watch Naked and Afraid…but the moment was fleeting…

Ecosystems

Collaboration Drives Buffalo’s Entrepreneurial Spirit

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Situated at the western edge of New York state, the Buffalo-Niagara region is experiencing a surge in fast-growing startups, unique methods of raising funds and a dedicated group of leaders supporting and investing in the growth of this entrepreneurial ecosystem. Already in 2016, five…

Gear & Gadgets

Get More Eco-Friendly While Cooling Down with Honeywell CO70PE [REVIEW]

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 4:10 pm

While we were putting together our Tech.Co Spring Gadget Guide this year we had a lot of interesting products submitted to us. From robotic lawn mowers, to outdoor theater systems, there were quite a few luxury gadgets that you’d expect to find in your…

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Startups & Apps

Northern Virginia

DroneShield Keeps Drones in Their Place

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Drones are awesome. You can fly them, you can crash them and you can even race them. But with a serious lack of surveillance and a somewhat unlimited range of motion, these devices are proving dangerous for national security and personal safety alike. Fortunately,…

Security

New MIT Research Sheds New Light on Site Security

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Browsing websites are part of our everyday digital routines now – for many, the day doesn’t truly start without a scroll through Facebook or catching up on Twitter notifications. But are your favorite websites secure? Well, according to a new debugging method tested by…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: theSkimm, Over 40, Airtime, and More

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 2:27 pm

You know it’s easy to keep up to date with what’s happening around you, as there is an app for that. Want to read the menus and receipts in dark restaurants? There is an app for that! And so many more, so every week…

Interviews

ffVC’s John Frankel: Lazy People Make the Market for Tech

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 12:35 pm

Lazy people make the market for technology. At least, that’s one philosophy of ffVC founder and managing director John Frankel. I sat down with Frankel at SXSWi, last month, to speak about what makes a successful tech entrepreneur and how he looks for opportunities…

Startups & Apps

Tripstir: Stirring Up the Social Travel Experience

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 12:08 pm

Travelers want technology, it can help them in almost every aspect of their trip. For this very reason, a new mobile application has been recently launched, called Tripstir. According to the Boston Consulting Group, the Millennial generation is far more interested in traveling abroad…

Books

5 Tips on the Science of Growth from Sean Ammirati

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 11:09 am

What makes companies grow to change the world while others seem to fizzle out? That’s exactly what Sean Ammirati’s new book The Science of Growth looks to uncover. Ammirati follows the stories of 20 different companies, in pairs; he closely tracks and compares companies with…

Trends

8 Innovative Technologies That Are Changing the World

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 10:49 am

While there has never really been a period of human history that could be considered stagnant when it comes to innovation  (one could argue that things were a bit slow during the Middle Ages, but even that period brought us mechanical clocks, windmills, and gun powder),…

Product Launch

Houston

PediaQ Expands to Houston with On-Demand Pediatric Care

By | Apr 25, 2016 at 10:16 am

There has been a lot of innovation in the world of healthcare lately. Long gone are the days when you’d have to make an appointment weeks ahead of time, or sit in a waiting room for hours for an “urgent” appointment. There are lots of…

Tech.Co Top Stories

Tech.Co Top Stories: 10 Smoking Hot Cannabis Startups

By | Apr 24, 2016 at 10:17 pm

Did you miss out on one (or five) of Tech.Co’s articles from the last week? It’s okay. We want to let you know that we forgive you; we totally get it. You’re a busy person, with a lot of things on your mind and…

Opinion/Analysis

The Dos and Don’ts of Being a Good Digital Citizen

By | Apr 24, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Just like in the real world, people also belong to one or more online communities in the digital world, which grants them their digital citizenship. As digital citizens, we have various rights and responsibilities; ideally, good online citizens should always act with respect for…

Gear & Gadgets

5 Health Wearables to Get You Primed for Summer

By | Apr 24, 2016 at 4:45 pm

Mmm….sweatproof. It’s not often that your online shopping includes that particular search word. But if you’re looking to get more active this summer, and searching for the perfect wearable accessory to help you stay motivated, then the ability for it to stay functioning while…

Lifestyle

Melbourne

Study: You Should Only Work Three Days A Week

By | Apr 24, 2016 at 2:09 pm

When the weekend arrives, you are burned out. After five-days of working, the only thing you want to do is sit back, relax and enjoy some much deserved down time. And while this has been the norm for what feels like millions of years, a…