7 Fintech Startups Changing Our Relationship With Money

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Fintech has become a huge industry in the tech arena and thousands of companies each year are looking to create the next disruptive technology to break into the field. Money makes the world go round and humans love it, almost as much as they…

Startups & Apps

CrowdOptic Field App Uses Augmented Reality to Catch Bad Guys

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Technology is often used for a lot of trivial reasons. Whether its turning cardboard boxes into DJ tables with touch sensors or giving your cat the ability to take a selfie, innovation doesn’t always mean social progress. But sometimes, an app comes along that seems…


The Drone Portability Craze Is Integral to Its Popularity

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Thirty years ago, drones were nothing more than a bedtime story told to James Bond fanatics. The thought of having a small, unmanned plane that can fit in your pocket was unthinkable to even the most eccentric minds. But as we know, these little flying devices…



Reducing Student Debt Attracts Millennial Talent

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 11:20 am

Every second, $3,000 in student debt is being acquired, according to As graduates seek out quality positions to keep them off Ramen while paying down their debt, companies are also looking for new ways to draw in quality talent. Chicago-based startup Peanut Butter,…

Autonomous Vehicles

Here’s What Self-Driving Cars Will Do to Your Daily Commute

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 5:50 pm

With the new wave of self-driving cars, major changes to the driving world are on the horizon. A daily commute in the near-future will be very different once this technology becomes more mainstream. Gone will be the days of traffic stops and hydroplanes. No longer will you have…




Offline Smartphone Sales Are Booming in China

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 9:15 am

Recently the market research firm Sino released a market report about the Chinese smartphone market. One of its major conclusions is that the market share of Apple, Samsung and other global brands has declined to 13.3% in August, while last year this market share…


Stripe Has Launched AI-Powered Fraud Detection Tools

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Micro-payment company Stripe has helped pioneer the portable payment systems that let everyone from food trucks to craft vendors at your local farmer’s market accept debit and credit. Now the company is fighting back against one of the biggest, scariest threats to a tiny…


Netflix Will Give Us 1,000 Hours of Original Content in 2017

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 11:20 am

If you think you’re addicted to binge watching Netflix shows, it’s only going to get worse for you in 2017. Forty percent worse, to be exact. The streaming service has plans to boost its original content next year to a full 1,000 hours, up…


Security Hole Is the Hacker Video Game Designed to Make You Think

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Steam is likely the biggest gaming platform on the market right now. It features thousands of games, some big and some small, which can be purchased and downloaded with ease, and they have been. But in some cases, quality games go unappreciated right when they…


8 Ways to Make Your Elevator Pitch More Memorable

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 2:30 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC members generate billions of dollars in revenue and…


The Future of Device Charging Technology Has Arrived

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Plugging in your smartphone with a standard cable has been a hassle for years. Where’s the outlet, which side should it be on, and why do I have to keep fumbling with these annoying things? Startup founders and budding entrepreneurs don’t have time for…


Tesla, Panasonic Deal Strives for Sustainable Energy Future

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Elon Musk’s plan to take over the world is well-documented. He wants to help humans colonize Mars, he wants to take on NASA in the rocket production game, and he wants to create cars that never need to stop at a gas station ever…

Startups & Apps


The Techstars Demo Day Round Up for Fall 2016

By | Oct 15, 2016 at 12:45 pm

This article is courtesy of Techstars, the best global ecosystem for entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market. From inspiration to IPO, Techstars empowers the world’s most promising entrepreneurs throughout their lifelong journey by providing a global ecosystem made up of tens of thousands…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: My Town, Pirates War, and More

By | Oct 15, 2016 at 10:30 am

Yes, there are apps for everything. But with the weekend upon us, don’t you think it’s time to have a little fun with some games? How about five games? Yeah, it’s Saturday, so take a moment to breathe and let the gaming apps buzz…