Startups & Apps

4 Digital Nomads Share Their Favorite Travel Apps

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 10:15 am

Being location-independent often translates to a heavy reliance on innovative tools. If you’re thinking about adding a new app to your workflow mix, check out what these four fellow digital nomads find is working for them: Katherine Conaway “I have been a digital nomad…

Startups & Apps

Top 8 Software Testing Tools of 2016

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 8:00 am

There are a wide variety of software testing tools on the market right now. Here are eight of the ones that you should look into. XQual If you need better tools to improve the efficiency of your software testing, XQual can help. They offer…

Startup

How to Expand Your Startup to a Second Location Without the Hassle

By | Aug 5, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Startups are always in various stages of growth. There were 1800 venture capitalist deals in 2015, and many of them allowed businesses to expand. This could have been out of the garage or to a second office. You need to think about how you’re…

Startups & Apps

Build a Great Web App With These 4 Tips

By | Aug 5, 2016 at 7:00 pm

A web app can be a bit of a challenging project when it comes to building a site, as developers have an obligation to predict the behavior of users and also make the experience as appealing and intuitive as possible. Flawed professionals have a…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: Disney Mix, Dials, and More

By | Aug 5, 2016 at 9:04 am

Ah, the App Store…teeming with unlimited gems to discover. We know how difficult it is to go through that jungle so here are 5 app recommendations worth checking out this week to make it easier for you. Dials Dials pumps up your time management skills…

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NYC

Tactify Announces NFC Cards That Instantly Open Mobile Apps

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Investing in business cards is a move many are wary of making. While it’s no secret the business world is easier with connections, nobody really knows how affective business cards are at making them. Particularly when every single one of us has 20+ business…

Startup

Study: Startup Activity Is on the Upswing

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 3:30 pm

The Annual Kauffman Index Report is in: the Startup Activity Index, a “key annual indicator of new business creation,” has risen to 0.38 for 2016. It has now gone up for two years in a row directly following the year that it bottomed out at its lowest…

Advertising

StickerRide Uses Your Car as a Moving Billboard for Money

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Publicity is a necessity for nearly every brand, and there are many ways for them to get it. In spite of the tremendous importance the online world has put on the exposure of brands, most marketing strategies include a “physical” component, via posters on walls…

Startup

5 Ways to Make Your Startup Stand Out

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 2:30 pm

A few years ago, all it took to succeed as a startup was a good idea, some funding and some hard work. Unfortunately, as the market has become flushed with more entrepreneurs that ever before, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to stand out from the crowd and…

Startups & Apps

Oklahoma City

WeGoLook Will Check Out That Sketchy Craigslist Car For You

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 2:00 pm

While on the road to finding the global Startup Of The Year for Innovate! and Celebrate 2016, we’re on a mission to feature and highlight as many rising stars as possible. From tech and hardware, to entrepreneurs improving the accessibility of health information, each month dozens…

Startups & Apps

Surgift: Taking the Guesswork Out of Gift-Giving

By | Aug 3, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Years ago, retailers got a great idea – gift registries. It started with brides and, over time, moved on to babies. Basically, recipients could set up a list of desired gifts, the retailer would keep track of what had been purchased, the gifters would…

Startups & Apps

Passion: How This Entrepreneur Changed Sports Media

By | Aug 3, 2016 at 11:45 am

Sports consumption has been changed for the better. It’s now easier than ever to consume sports from all over the world, wherever you happen to be at the time. The 74.9 million-strong Baby Boomer generation used to have to consume sports through limited TV…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Headspace, Hook, and More

By | Aug 2, 2016 at 9:54 am

Sometimes you get to start the week even more tired than you ended the previous one, so it may be good to find a few minutes just for yourself to recharge your batteries. Believe it or not, your iPhone can help you: There is…

Startups & Apps

Pittsburgh

Top 13 U.S. Cities for Raising Startup Capital

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Get ready to not be surprised: We have a look from Funders Club at the top cities in America that founders can find startup capital in, and they’re about what you’d expect. The Bay area is the winner by a large margin, with New York and…

Startups & Apps

6 Interesting Stats You Need to Know About Pokémon Go

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 4:40 pm

Games are a part of our lives, and when a game gains as much momentum and popularity as the new Pokemon Go game has, it makes everyone sit up and take notice. Pokemon Go started a little over two years ago when Google and…

Politics/Government

Is Your Startup Giving U.S. Employees Election Day Off? Sign Here.

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 2:30 pm

If your tech startup or VC firm is giving their employees the day off to vote on the  U.S.’s official upcoming election day, let Hunter Walk know about it. Walk, partner at the venture capital firm Homebrew, is running a campaign on Twitter in hopes of…

Startups & Apps

Catch ’Em All Safely with this Pokémon Go Insurance

By | Aug 1, 2016 at 9:53 am

There is one mobile game taking the world by storm, and we have all heard something about it: Pokémon Go. The extension of this Nintendo’s franchise takes full advantage of what today’s smartphones have to offer, and uses geolocation and augmented reality to take…