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Allay Helps Smaller Companies Provide Health Insurance

By | Apr 21, 2016 at 12:05 pm

Unless your ears are welded shut, you know that healthcare is a pressing issue in the US. Whether it’s the political discourse pertaining to a single-payer system or the desire for a repeal of Obamacare, the need for citizens to have affordable access to healthcare…

Startups & Apps

New Work App Kaizala Launches to Rival Slack

By | Apr 21, 2016 at 10:21 am

Move over, Slack – a new working app may be coming soon, thanks to Microsoft. Last month, Microsoft launched Kaizala, a free work app that’s set to rival the ever-popular startup Slack. Kaizala, a free work app for phones and tablets, is the latest…

Startups & Apps

The Best Online Payment Apps for Your Business

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The Internet today has become one of the most important things in our lives because of its convenience. Whatever works that we need to complete can now be done on the go or in the palm of our hands with cell phones and laptops….

Startups & Apps

7 Food Delivery Apps to Get You Through 4/20

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 6:00 pm

When April 20th rolls around, the air gets a little thicker. Not because spring has sprung and pollen is wreaking havoc on your sinuses. It’s because 4/20 is National Marijuana Day, and stoners around the world are taking to the streets (or more accurately, their…

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10 Cannabis Startups That Are Smoking Hot

By | Apr 20, 2016 at 11:04 am

Colorado, Washington, Alaska and the District of Columbia don’t have a lot in common: they are all in different parts of the country, experience a wide range of weather patterns and their sports team enjoy varying levels of popularity. But, there is one thing that…

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Startups & Apps

8 Affordable Apps That Help Build Your Business

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Running a business takes more than good luck and market awareness. Certain softwares can go a long way in making the startup journey a little easier for burgeoning CEOs. But if you’re starting a new business, capital is a sparse necessity. Fortunately, there are…

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Clink Makes Saving Money Easier with Group Saving

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 6:16 pm

It has been proven time and time again that experiences trump possessions. In fact, there have been studies done that show people glean significantly more happiness from going on a trip than from buying a new phone. But if you can’t afford either, it’s…

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How Startups Can Utilize Big Data in 2016

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 12:44 pm

The volume of data is expanding now more than ever; an IDC Digital Universe study” projects that by the end of the decade, about 1.7 MB of new data will be created every second for every individual on the planet. Furthermore, our accumulated digital…

Startups & Apps

MiCrush: A Dating App for Latinos

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 11:45 am

The realm of dating apps is a successful one. Tinder for example, has currently more than 50 million users worldwide, which is more than enough to secure a place among the most used apps. However, some users are getting tired of the shallowness often…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Wonderland Saga, Mojemo, More

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm

What better way to start the week than with a nice smile? While I can’t say what would bring a smile to your face, I do have a handful of ideas (or suggestions): maybe an achievement in a game? Or a neat emoji? Possibly…

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The ‘8 out of 10 Startups Fail’ Statistic Is a Myth

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Eight of out 10 businesses fail within the first 18 months. This statistic is essentially canon in the startup story. It has been quoted and re-quoted hundreds of thousands of times to discourage bad ideas and inspire great ones. CEOs, business managers, IT guys…

Startups & Apps

HolidayMe: A New Approach to Travel Planning Is Here

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 11:49 am

If you enjoy fantasizing about your next holiday, you aren’t alone. It’s fun to think about and plan vacations in our minds. This is because enjoying your last vacation often creates a bit of selective amnesia. You remember the great times that you had…

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Dayuse Takes the Shadiness Out of Daytime Hotel Reservations

By | Apr 17, 2016 at 12:09 pm

What do you think of when I mention daytime hotel reservations? Do you think of seedy by-the-hour motels that you probably would be horrified by if you took a blacklight to them? There is definitely a stigma attached to renting a room for a…

Startups & Apps

Kanbanize: A New Kind of Project Management Software

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Project management software is everywhere these days. We all know the big names in the industry, like Basecamp, but there are some that could have some light on a few that are on the rise. Namely, one project management software that should be examined…

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4 Ways Solo Women Travelers Can Utilize Tech

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 8:00 pm

There are many adventure seekers who swear by traveling solo. Women in particular are hopping on the solo travel trend, freeing themselves of the fears and embracing adventure. In 2015, it’s estimated that 32 million American women traveled alone at least once last year….

FinTech

This Fintech App Underwrote 1000 Lines of Credit in 3 Weeks

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Fintech apps have been making a serious splash in recent years. Whether its their outrageous funding rounds or their innovative, system-changing technology, fintech is taking off and there isn’t much that can stop it.  And with momentum on the side of these finance revolutionaries, one…

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Fintech Apps Are Peaking at a Surprising Time

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Fintech apps are the financial management tools that are changing the way banks and tax firms do business. And with tax day right around the corner, there is no doubt these apps will see a lot of business in the next few hours. But…