Startups & Apps

How To Analyze Traffic (Bandwidth) and Disk Space to Host your Social Media Site

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

The internet is undoubtedly the busiest street on earth. With thousands of websites and millions of visitors popping up every day, it becomes more complex to manage and maintain a website whose traffic keeps on going with time. Enter social media and you make it…

Startups & Apps

Can You Really Start a Company Without Money?

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm

So many individuals out there dream of starting a business or transforming an idea into a company, only to stop because of a lack of money. There is this common belief that you should get money from friends, family, or fools, commonly referred to…

Security

6 Essential Online Security Measures to Implement Today

By | Aug 22, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Cyber crime, data breaches, and technology leaks are no casual thing. It’s a sad reality your business might face if you stay unprepared. Not only it can cost you a pretty penny, but blow up your reputation and trustworthiness among customers.  Stay ahead of the…

Fashion

Style Tips for Businessmen: How to Dress for Success

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Where did the idea of professionalism, leadership, and corporate power as expressed through the business suit first develop? Who was responsible for popularizing the look and the expectation of the well-dressed businessman, tying a man’s success with how he dressed? We’ll take a look…

Startups & Apps

Five Apps You Can’t Miss: Kingcraft, Kidzworld, Pac-Man, and More

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm

With the flood of news coming in from all directions, you may have missed some of the week’s best mobile applications. This is why, every week, I’m posting a roundup of a few of my favorite new apps and updated apps. This time, I…

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News & Content

The Importance of Fast Page Speed and 3 Tips for Improving

By | Aug 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Your website’s loading speed can really determine the success of your site. You can have quality content while another similar site has mediocre content, but if the rival site loads faster than yours, it could benefit from better traffic. Not to mention, Google likes…

Health

Fitnet Has Been Called the “Jane Fonda of the Digital Age,” So What Is It?

By | Aug 20, 2015 at 9:16 pm

There are a lot of fitness apps out there that track different metrics, but Fitnet goes one step further. It is the only mobile fitness solution that combines biometric sensors to track and mirror performance for real time feedback. It also gives users the option…

Startups & Apps

Declara, the “Love Child” of Pinterest and Udemy

By | Aug 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Forget about the way you learn at school: Learning happens around the clock and collaboratively. You can have the world’s knowledge at your fingertips, but it may become a hassle to consume it if it’s not curated. Popular knowledge platform Declara aims to change…

Finance

4 Financial Apps to Optimize Your Portfolio

By | Aug 20, 2015 at 3:00 pm

For many, earning money is less complicated than managing that money once it has been earned. For those fortunate enough to have personal financial advisors and brokers just a phone call away, these challenges have been managed and delegated, with a whole host of…

Sports

San Diego

Fear no Darkness and Skateboard Whenever You Want

By | Aug 20, 2015 at 8:00 am

When I was an undergraduate I used to ride longboards a lot. Hell, all of us did and we still do. You can’t beat the smooth ride you get from the board, which was designed specifically to roll over cracks in the pavement as if it…

Social Media

San Francisco

Magisto’s AI Can Edit Your Video Automatically in Seconds

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 8:00 pm

When the first ever iPhone was introduced to us on June 29, 2007 we weren’t just given a new way to talk, text, and play games. Chief among the features of the phone was a new way to capture memories with a camera that…

Finance

Bay Area

Finally, a Payment Service for the Average Household

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Mike Bertrand lives what he would call a quintessentially busy life, and with his parents getting older and kids growing up I’d tend to agree. He also lives the life of an accomplished entrepreneur. He sold his last venture to Intuit before taking the…

Startups & Apps

DC

The Ashley Madison Data is Out, and Here’s Where You Can Check on Your Significant Other

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 2:16 pm

The hackers who claimed to have stolen data from Ashley Madison, the online personals and dating website aimed at those in committed relationships, shocked the world on Tuesday when it actually followed through on its word on releasing that data. Yesterday, nearly 10 gigabytes…

Startups & Apps

Dallas

New Startup 5Miles Looks To Topple Craigslist

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 12:30 pm

For a company that has been dominating the classifieds industry for two decades, Craigslist has quite a few problems that have yet to be solved. Now, they have a new wave of competition that is looking to take advantage of those issues to unseat…

Drones

DC

Lisa Ellman is a Total Pro on FAA Drone Regulations

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 10:00 am

You know what’s incredibly confusing? Drone regulations. It’s not that they’re impossible to understand, it’s just that there are enough nuances and subtleties to sink the Titanic. Sure, there’s a website called Know Before you Fly that details some of the regulations in your…

Social Good

San Francisco

A New Home Can Change the Trajectory of Someone’s Life

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 9:00 am

When Brett Hagler went down to Haiti about two years ago, it was the first time he had been directly exposed to the abject poverty of the country. For him, it was a whole different world being there in person versus watching it on TV,…

Food

Fostering Creativity Through the World of Culinary Incubators

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 8:00 am

Imagine you’re a first-time food startup. You have a great recipe, a tried and tested product, and a little bit of money to help you launch a dream. Where do you go from here? Launching a food startup isn’t the same as say, creating…