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Is Your Advice Worth the Cash? Celly Cents Thinks So

CellyCents

Some of us give really good advice – whether that’s career-related or just general life-related, some advice can steer someone in the right direction at a time when they desperately need it. But is that advice or that conversation with someone valuable enough to be worth some actual money? Would you pay someone just to have a… Read more »


9 Ghoulish Apps to Make Your Halloween Awesome

HalloweenTCStyle

The good news is that today is Halloween and there are buckets of candy and epic parties for the taking. The bad news is that it falls on a Thursday and most of the world has to go to work or school on Friday, even if your tummy hurts … or you’re hung over. But… Read more »


Who is The Challenge Cup Chicago’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Education]

challenge cup chicago

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities. On November 4th, Challenge Cup will bring the excitement to 1871 in Chicago, where more than thirty startups will battle… Read more »


Who is The Challenge Cup DC’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Smart Cities]

challenge cup dc 2

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities. Earlier this week, the first Challenge Cup was held at 1776 in DC, where 36 startups vied for the four regional… Read more »


Who is The Challenge Cup DC’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Health]

challenge cup dc 2

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities. Earlier this week, the first Challenge Cup was held at 1776 in DC, where 36 startups vied for the four regional… Read more »


Who is The Challenge Cup DC’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Energy]

challenge cup dc 2

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities. Earlier this week, the first Challenge Cup was held at 1776 in DC, where 36 startups vied for the four regional… Read more »


Who is The Challenge Cup DC’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [Education]

challenge cup dc 2

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities. Earlier this week, the first Challenge Cup was held at 1776 in DC, where 36 startups vied for the… Read more »


Get Happier with Happify

Happify

Launched last week, New York City startup Happify is turning the latest research in positive psychology and neuroscience into daily activities to make us happier. Happify starts with a test to calculate your happiness score – from 1 to 100 – by asking about your emotions, relationships, work, and leisure time. Based on that quiz,… Read more »


StartUpTradeUp Allows Startups To Trade Resources

StartupTrade

When it comes to startups, the opportunities are limitless…unless something actually costs, you know, money. Every startup out there is constantly on the search for money – whether that’s through funding or bringing on clients – to fund even just their day-to-day operations. Often whatever additional funds are available will be used toward something essential… Read more »


3 Products Later: How Iteration Led to Earmark

Earmark

With the indoor temperature always at a perfect 70 degrees and the scent of produce somehow in every nook and cranny of the store, a visit to Whole Foods can – at times – be a truly visceral experience. So, I mean, it wouldn’t necessarily be out of place for someone’s life to flash before their… Read more »


4 Education Startups Solving School Woes

StartupsHelpingStudents

No matter how you cut it, last school year was a tough one for education. However, thanks to the growing field of education entrepreneurship, I believe that there is new hope for hurting schools in the ’13-’14 school year. I think that some of the most powerful solutions to our current education problems will come… Read more »


Touritz is Making Walking Tours Sexy and Cool

Touritz

Imagine walking through the streets of Manhattan, being guided by the voice of Keith Richards, and all the while being shown pictures he’s taken of his favorite haunts or hearing his stories about key moments in The Rolling Stones’ history.  This cannot happen right now (unless you are a friend of Mr. Richards), but it may be possible in the… Read more »


Autoswaprz Cuts the Clutter from Car Shopping

AutoSwaprz

The auto industry is somewhat under-represented in the startup world. There are several large companies that focus on the buying and selling of new and used cars, but they all have the same business model–a marketplace designed around advertisements and pay-for-positioning listing placement. All in all, they do not put the customer first. Kansas City-based Autoswaprz… Read more »