Startups & Apps

15 Enterprises Assemble at Microsoft’s First Global Startup Roadshow

By | Dec 28, 2016 at 11:20 am

Microsoft kicked off the first ever Global Startup Roadshow last June. Fifteen participating companies were chosen from a list of over 500 startups that achieved global success and aim to introduce their products to the U.S. market. CEOs of the selected startups spent a…

Travel

4 Ways Your US Passport Protects Your Identity

By | Dec 25, 2016 at 10:30 am

The first US passports ever used were issued before America even became a country; an official delegation led by Benjamin Franklin carried them on a mission to France. The documents were neither the books nor the cards we use today, but rather single sheets…

Web

Why Web Designers Should Resort to Cross-Browser Testing

By | Dec 22, 2016 at 8:30 pm

The creation of a web theme that is unique and “infallible” is often challenging for any web designer. Even something simple can be a nightmare, as pages can appear differently in distinct browsers and devices. This is why testing designs before unleashing them to…

Software

JFrog Features the Complete Package for Faster Software Release

By | Dec 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm

With the way technology operates nowadays, almost every advanced company needs to slowly become a software company. Regardless of the field they operate in, using software is a necessity at this point, in order to give customers what they want. They also need to…

Education

4 eLearning Companies You Should Watch Out For in 2017

By | Dec 21, 2016 at 3:30 pm

The world can always use more lifelong learners. Aside from the experience gained from pursuing a career, people leverage technology for opportunities to increase their knowledge, expand their skills, and advance their way to success. The many eLearning companies out there help greatly with this cause….

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3D Printing

How 3D Printing Is Being Used to Help Nature

By | Dec 21, 2016 at 9:15 am

Every year, poachers slaughter thousands of animals. Many of these creatures are on the endangered list. To make things even worse, often times they’re killed for nothing more than a few body parts, like shark fins, teeth, gall bladders, and a variety of other parts…

Video

10 Things Every Successful Explainer Video Includes

By | Dec 20, 2016 at 10:30 am

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. An explainer video can do a lot to bring customers to your startup. Whether it’s for a complicated new software or a simple new product,…

3D Printing

3D Printing: How Tech Solves the Content Creation Roadblock

By | Dec 20, 2016 at 9:15 am

A couple of  years ago, most people’s opinion about 3D printing would be that they are “the new face of manufacturing.” The Economist even called 3D printing “the Third Industrial Revolution”, which gives a clear picture on the expectations the world had for this technology….

Social Media

7 Social Media Marketing Tools Recommended By the Experts

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 8:30 pm

Social media is not just for communication anymore. It’s a great tool that is responsible for reshaping the future of businesses. While hosting to millions of online users, social media is rising as a prospective market for the businesses to promote their brands and market…

Education

Portland, Maine

NASA Sending UMaine Prototype to the International Space Station

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 5:50 pm

This article is courtesy of Maine Startups Insider, created by Whit Richardson, a journalist who’s covered Maine’s business community for the past decade. Visit Maine Startups Insider to read more about Maine’s startup community and subscribe to the weekly newsletter. A wireless leak detection system…

Games

Santa Monica

RetroEngine Sigma Let’s You Play All Your Favorite Old Video Games

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 4:30 pm

The holiday seasons is upon us, which means that gamers around the world are clambering to get the newest consoles, the hottest games, and the oddest controllers on their list. But while they battle over Xbox One S and PS4 Pro, most of us are…

Startups & Apps

Portland, Maine

Meal-Delivery Venture Wins York County Pitch Contest

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 11:20 am

This article is courtesy of Maine Startups Insider, created by Whit Richardson, a journalist who’s covered Maine’s business community for the past decade. Visit Maine Startups Insider to read more about Maine’s startup community and subscribe to the weekly newsletter. An organic farm in…

Startups & Apps

4 Ad Tech Startups to Watch in 2017

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 9:15 am

Marketing and publicity are huge for companies nowadays, and one particular field of this industry is under the spotlight. The field in question is Ad Tech, and it is exploding with resources, investment, and products. Ad Tech refers to the technologies enabling the programmatic…

Advertising

3 Case Studies That Prove Digital Signs Work

By | Dec 15, 2016 at 2:20 pm

The marketing world is constantly evolving. Technology is changing marketing in more ways than marketers can count. And while machine learning and social media have been the gold gooses of the industry, there are a wide range of other techniques that don’t get as much attention….

Startups & Apps

The Weather Channel Will Use This App as a Weather Video Platform

By | Dec 14, 2016 at 8:30 pm

Weather and natural phenomena have the potential to severely impact the lives of thousands in our societies. So, monitoring them closely is important, in order to predict their evolution and issue warnings. The Weather Channel is a well-known source for this kind of information,…

Ecommerce

How To Expand Your Ecommerce Venture Internationally

By | Dec 13, 2016 at 8:30 pm

Everybody shops online. By 2018, the number of international shoppers will increase by 50 percent. In addition to this, it is important to note that people are no longer saving their online shopping for the holidays, or for items that most of us would consider extras….

Startups & Apps

9 Tools for Better Internal Communication Among Employees

By | Dec 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Whether your team spans countries or rooms, it’s best to keep all communications in a centralized location. Being able to talk to your employees with…