Trends

7 Interesting Ways Drones Are Being Used in 2016

By | Aug 16, 2016 at 11:00 am

There’s a palpable frenzy of trepidation and excitement surrounding the subject of drones. On the one hand, they seem like amazing futuristic toys that we all hoped would one day be available. On the other hand, drones stand a chance to change the way…

Tips & How To’s

5 Tools for Boosting SaaS Sales

By | Aug 16, 2016 at 10:20 am

SaaS companies have the best and the worst of B2B sales worlds. First, SaaS is unique because it is not a traditional software product that must be installed on the other end, typing up clients’ networks and systems. This is attractive and certainly a…

Tips & How To’s

What Daytime TV Can Teach You About Startup Stress

By | Aug 16, 2016 at 9:43 am

The first episode of Silicon Valley features the main character Richard throwing up in a doctor’s office because the guy can’t handle a seemingly impossible choice: Taking the money or keeping the company. The cheery doctor tells him it’s, “Just a garden variety panic attack. Welcome…

Google

Now Google’s Working on Wireless High-Speed Internet

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Google’s recent filing with the Federal Communications Commission is pointing to its plans for the future of the internet. Google appears to be trying to roll out a version of what techies call “wireless fiber,” a form of internet service that combines the benefits of…

Mobile

Consumers to Disrupt Mobile Market with Unlocked Devices

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 9:00 pm

T-Mobile led the charge on mobile-phone carriers by diverging from the standard two-year contract model. Consumers got tired of paying exorbitant fees to, essentially, rent mobile devices, even past the point of having paid for them in full. Eventually, Verizon, Sprint and AT&T followed suit,…

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Startups & Apps

The Next AR Game Could Be a Fantasy Fighting Cardgame

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 8:00 pm

After Pokémon Go introduced mass audiences to augmented reality, light AR games were the anticipated trend, though most predictions estimated it would take 4 to 6 months before startups could develop their concepts. Well, here’s the first cool one I’ve seen: a fantasy fighting AR…

Health

Zebra Medical Vision Uses Machine Learning to Predict Diseases

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm

It is hard to define what artificial intelligence really is, as even authors on this matter have difficulty discussing it and often fail to reach a consensus. Still, AI is used as an important tool to solve a wide array of problems, and one of…

Tips & How To’s

6 Ways Email Automation Can Help Your Budding Startup

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm

If you haven’t been a business owner for long, let me tell you a little secret: email is important. Rather than viewing it as a burden that must be dealt with, think of it as a tool that you can use to automate your business processes…

Health

Blink Health Makes Affordable Prescription Drugs a Priority

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 5:00 pm

In the digital world of today, finding out the price of a consumer good is easier than ever. Whether it’s TVs, dog food, laptops, or plane tickets, everyone knows how much they’re paying before they pull the trigger. But when it comes to prescription…

Gear & Gadgets

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Behmor Connected Coffee Maker Brews Coffee Your Way [Review]

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Technology doesn’t always improve everything, but when it comes to customizing how you get your morning coffee, Behmor’s new Connected Coffee Maker is on point. Sure, we all dream of latte art in our cups each morning, maybe even the robust flavor from pour-over,…

News

4 Companies That Could Potentially Own Gawker Tomorrow

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Gawker Media ends 14 years of independence tonight. The company declared bankruptcy in the wake of a lawsuit against it, and has been up for sale since. Bids for the the online media company are due at 5 p.m. tonight. Here’s who might walk away…

Health

San Francisco

Lightning Bolt Solutions Power Hospital and Doctor Office Schedules

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm

While on the road to finding the global Startup Of The Year, Tech.Co is on a mission to feature and highlight as many rising stars as possible. From tech and hardware, to entrepreneurs improving the accessibility of health information, each month dozens of new startups…

3D Printing

3 Important Lessons to Learn from 3D Printing Startups

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 1:20 pm

Starting a 3D printing company is a huge challenge. While many companies succeed, there is no guaranteed road map for the high achievement rate. Fortunately, it’s not too difficult to navigate your startup to success as long as you follow a certain set of rules. The key:…

Ecommerce

How to Use Coupons to Create Revenue For Your Ecommerce Business

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Many small business owners are intimidated by coupons. People often think of them as another complicated element to an already elaborate business. However, the benefits are well-documented and missing out on potential ecommerce revenue because you’re afraid of a little complication is one of the worst decisions…

FinTech

How Smart Data Is Beating Big Data in the Fintech Industry

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 11:45 am

With advances in machine learning and IoT, tech companies, consumers, and retailers are all abuzz about the benefits of big data. Copious amounts of information, that were previously unreachable, are changing the way everyone does business. Financial markets, on the other hand, are catching…

Healthy Entrepreneur

3 Ways to Incorporate Mindfulness Into Your Daily Schedule

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 11:00 am

There’s no shortage of advice available to people looking to improve productivity. Unfortunately, most of this advice is based on nothing more than personal experience and wishful thinking. One technique that has been thoroughly researched and verified through studies is the practice of mindfulness.  It has been…

Startups & Apps

4 Must-Use Property Sales Software

By | Aug 15, 2016 at 9:00 am

Like many other business fields, property management is made much easier by the use of software tools. The real estate market can be very dynamic, with prices rising and falling as demand wavers. Smart sellers (and buyers) use advanced digital tools to fetch the…