Startups & Apps

NYC

Filtrie: A Free Service That Lets You Control Which TV Ads You See

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Filtrie is a free service that lets you limit which TV ads you watch. Its service works by allowing consumers who provide demographic data to determine which TV commercials they watch or filter out. Filtrie selects ads that are most relevant or appropriate—or deletes…

Startups & Apps

5 Best Apps to Use for Personal Investing

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 12:30 pm

It used to be difficult to be an individual investor, making one’s own decisions about trading on the stock market. The reason? The brokers and fund managers do this for a living, every day, and they just have always had more information and more…

Startups & Apps

ZipBooks: Free Accounting Software to Fill Your Startup Needs

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 11:45 am

Accounting is one reality that no business can escape. There are already a lot of companies out there that make accounting and invoicing software and some of them, like Intuit, are billion-dollar companies with brands that have a high level of name recognition, like…

Startups & Apps

Fusioo Offers a Cafeteria-Style Project Management Platform

By | Aug 23, 2016 at 10:20 am

Technology has made it possible for companies of all sizes to bring common sense into their project management through a host of software. Picking the right one from an ever-growing population of products is challenging. Fusioo, a relatively new kid on the block, may…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Halo Orbit, Outfolded, and More

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 4:40 pm

Now that the Rio Olympics are complete, maybe it’s time to have another look at all those flags you saw during the events, or maybe you would like to test your knowledge of the capital cities of the world. It’s easy: just select the…

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Startups & Apps

Los Angeles

MyLAB Box Brings STD Tests To Your Door

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 1:22 pm

While on the road to finding the global Startup Of The Year, we’re 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…

Startups & Apps

Miami

For Miami Coding Bootcamp Wyncode, It’s More Than Just Coding

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 2:30 pm

When it comes to coding, a lot of schools want to inundate you with technical jargon and raw skills. They focus on developing your coding abilities to the point of exhaustion, so it becomes second nature. But in the startup world, versatility is the…

Startups & Apps

5 Automotive Tech Tools To Make Driving Safe and Fun

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 1:35 pm

Since their invention, cars have become more than a convenience. They have become an entirely necessary part of our everyday lives, whether it’s at work or in our personal lives. And while our entire lives revolves around a wide range of devices, tech and…

Mobile

If You’re a Startup Without a Mobile App, What’re You Doing?

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Mobile has become the medium of choice for consumers and businesses alike. Everyday, more and more people opt for the simplicity of a mobile app over their laptops. According to Statista, global mobile app revenue in 2015 came in at $41.1 billion and is expected to hit $100…

Jobs/HR/Recruiting

Recruiting Great Talent Nowadays Requires Great Storytelling

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 10:20 am

Recruiting is no longer a transactional field. It’s now a creative field. This shift runs deeper than the cosmetic rebrand to “talent acquisition”. As competition for top talent continues to increase, companies have to rethink how they can stand out to draw talent. This new…

Travel

CultureCloud Helps You Avoid Tourist Traps When Traveling

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 8:21 am

Being a tourist sucks. While traveling the world is one of the most rewarding experiences you can enjoy, feeling the judgmental eyes of locals is enough to send you home early. Whether it’s because your camera is too big, or because your Chicago Bulls…

Startups & Apps

NYC

TechStyle NYC Leads Exploration Into Fashion Tech

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Brands of the future, especially those with the greatest potential for growth, often diversify their offerings, products, or services. Uber is getting into self-driving cars, Alphabet is far more than a search company, and Facebook is still having identity issues. Regardless of what these…

Autonomous Vehicles

Uber’s Self-Driving Car Is Rolling Out So Fast It’s Scaring People

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 12:33 pm

Self-driving cars have been the talk of the transportation industry for a number of years. Whether it’s because automotive accidents are still one of the top killers in this country, or because Will Smith’s 2004 classic I, Robot made them look so cool, the world seemed on…

Games

KTplay’s Instant In-Game Communities for Developers Expands West

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 10:20 am

Developing a game is quite hard to do. Most developers tend to focus on making a great game, forgetting other important parts of the entire experience. Engagement and community, for example, are two essential but often overlooked aspects of this – either because developers…