Jobs/HR/Recruiting

Growing Your Startup: Tips on Culture and Recruitment (Part 2)

By | Jun 20, 2016 at 9:45 am

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…

Robots

Scientists Are Creating an Artificial Intelligence Kill Switch

By | Jun 18, 2016 at 12:03 pm

Artificial intelligence is one of the most debated technologies in the world today. Whether it be the obvious advantages of having a computer that can learn or the ramifications of a device that can fight back against its creator, there is no limit to…

Startups & Apps

Dazzled Cars Is the Prime App for Car Enthusiasts

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Have you taken a selfie or asked your friend to take a picture with a Ferrari or, let’s say, a Lamborghini Aventador parked just down the street? I know I did when I was in Venice, Italy. These photos can be shared with friends…

Automotive

The Rolls Royce Concept Car Is the Height of Futuristic Luxury

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Concept cars are the epitome of lofty aspirations. Every year, the car companies of the world release beautiful pictures, elegant videos, and breathy voice-overs showcasing the future of their company. Everything from scissor doors to covered wheels have been shown in these models and, frankly, it’s getting…

Startups & Apps

After Rebrand, ‘Life Is Better in Bed’ for Doze

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 12:32 pm

After Brendan Rice and Russell Suskind sold the name of their company to a group of entrepreneurs, they spent about two weeks thinking of a new name for their business and discovered it in one of the most unlikely places: on an ice hockey rink in South…

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Startups & Apps

5 Apps for the ‘Cool’ Parent

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 11:49 am

There’s nothing like modern technology to help the modern family stay safer, better organized, and to enjoy their time together even more. Here are 5  apps that “cool” parents can use to make life better on many fronts. Take advantage of the features of…

Productivity

How Working at a Coffee Shop Can Boost Productivity

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 9:45 am

For remote and independent workers, having the right tools in place can make the difference between reaching full productivity. From having a solid morning routine and having a solid WiFi connection, location actually plays a huge part in giving you the maximum amount of…

Autonomous Vehicles

DC

Local Motors Launches Olli Self-Driving Electronic Car At New DC Facility

By | Jun 16, 2016 at 11:07 pm

Today, in National Harbor on the Maryland shore of the Potomac River just south of the Nation’s Capital city, Local Motors held a press conference to open their latest facility and launched the first self-driving car called Olli. Olli is the first autonomous vehicle…

Travel

The Uber of Air Travel Business Is Taking Off

By | Jun 16, 2016 at 5:06 pm

Air travel has been infamously troublesome for more than a decade. Between security lines, flight cancellations, and uncomfortable chairs, there is no way to enjoy the traveling experience when you have to go to the airport. And while other modes of transportation enjoy innovation…

Startups & Apps

Casamatic ‘eHarmony for Home Buying’ Lands $1.1M

By | Jun 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm

We all know that searching for a home to buy is extremely difficult and something no one enjoys for the most part. Other than the process of packing, moving and unpacking, there is still the hassle of finding that perfect new home that fits…

Startups & Apps

10 Video Game Startups That Made It to the Next Level

By | Jun 16, 2016 at 11:00 am

With E3 kicking off in Los Angeles this week, gamers are abuzz with talk of the newest revolutions in the most entertaining medium out there. And while the big name companies have a strangle hold on the industry, there is always room for video…

Startups & Apps

Micro App Company Sapho Raises $9.5M, Proves Apps Are Still Cool

By | Jun 16, 2016 at 9:01 am

Sapho, a company that makes micro apps, just raised $9.5 million in a Series A funding round. New investor Alsop Louie Partners led, and SoftTech VC, Caffeinated Capital, Morado Ventures, AME Cloud and Bloomberg Beta participated. Customers the company signed up while stealth include impressive…

Startups & Apps

The Best New Keyboard for Your iPhone: Meet Gboard

By | Jun 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm

While iPhone users tend to have an “Android stigma”, one thing is certain, pretty much everyone uses Google’s apps in some way or another. As an iPhone user, I actually prefer Google’s browser Chrome to Apple’s Safari. And let’s not forget to popularity of…

Startups & Apps

VoIP App Voico Automatically Translates Text Messages Free

By | Jun 14, 2016 at 10:17 pm

Contacting someone in any part of the world has never been easier or cheaper, thanks to VoIP (voice over IP) apps. Joining this crowded and competitive market, the free Voico app packs features that aim to set it apart from other similar apps. Voico…

Startups & Apps

Predict Cyber Attacks One Year in Advance with Area 1 Security

By | Jun 14, 2016 at 3:36 pm

Cyber attacks are lurking around every corner of the internet. And while the loss of your personal information could result in a few paltry purchases and frivolous expenditures, allowing your startup to be hacked may lead to failure beyond your wildest dreams. Fortunately, there are…

Startups & Apps

10 Health and Safety Startups That Are Keeping You Safe

By | Jun 14, 2016 at 2:30 pm

While aspiring to launch a successful startup may seem like the most important thing in the world to you, no one can get anything done without good health and guaranteed safety. Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs even puts personal security on the bottom of the pyramid,…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Cupid, Burstkey, and More

By | Jun 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm

What’s better than a weekend full of re-energizing events? Sharing those moments, of course! Since the major social media platforms are a given, I was thinking about pointing you toward a few apps that could help you add some magic to those photos, or…