Cannabis

This is Why High Times Ranks the Crafty Vape Number One

By | Jun 26, 2015 at 11:00 am

Are you familiar with the company Storz & Bickel? Let me rephrase that question actually: are you familiar with the Volcano vaporizer? I’d bet money that a lot of you out there have heard of the legendary Volcano at one point or another –…

Drones

When Drones Intrude, Who Ya Gonna Call?

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm

The assessment of detection systems’ efficacy will become that much more important as drone technology itself infiltrates our environment. And, the more time for detection that’s available, the better. Incidents involving rogue drones and their operators seem to occur weekly. Drones have landed on…

Startups & Apps

Salt Lake City

Beehive Startups Built a Startup Studio in Utah

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm

StartStudio is not your typical three month accelerator program. In fact, it’s not an accelerator at all – there is no demo day, applications are always open, and participating startups aren’t broken down into cohorts. Rather, Beehive Startups wanted to build an organization that focuses…

Mobile

6 Tweaks To Increase Mobile Conversions Today

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Mobile shopping traffic is expected to double in 2015. Are you already taking advantage of it? Compared to desktop shoppers, mobile users show different click behavior and checkout expectations. While having a mobile-friendly website is a must in 2015, optimizing it for the highest…

Social Good

San Francisco

These Companies are Playing Their Part as Drought Intensifies

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 5:00 pm

At some point, all of the awe-inspiring apps created in Silicon Valley aren’t going to mean lick if no one in the state can take a shower. That’s the hypothetical, but not entirely improbable, scenario unfolding in the technology capital of the world. Economically,…

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Celebrate Startup Tour

Baltimore

Mooki and Sonavex Win Baltimore’s Startup of the Year

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Wednesday night, Tech Cocktail (a Tech.Co production) took its Startup of the Year Competition and Tour to the gritty streets of Baltimore. Seven startups showcased their ideas and pitched to the audience. There were several health/medical related startups, which is not surprising due to the…

Accelerator

Dallas

Dallas is Getting a Shiny New Real Estate Accelerator

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 11:00 am

Dallas is at the top of the food chain when it comes to Fortune 500 companies, which is why it’s spawned some top innovations from companies like Tech Wildcatters. The team there prides themselves on being the best B2B focused accelerator in the city,…

Social Good

Plug the Drought With a Picture

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 10:00 am

Have you recently driven or strolled past a water waster? Seen a damaged sprinkler head with faulty valves, spraying geyser-high precious water skyward or onto the street? As a staunch pro-consumer and business advocate, I’m the guy who took on and won the largest…

Lifestyle

Philadelphia

Cataluv Launches Inspiring Home Decor App

By | Jun 24, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Philly based Cataluv is making it easy to find and buy amazing home decor products from independent retailers. Their mobile app allows you to browse tons of lifestyle images which are updated daily, save products to a wishlist, save design shots to an inspiration board,…

Drones

The Future is Drone Racing

By | Jun 24, 2015 at 11:00 am

I think everyone knows that James Naismith invented the sport of basketball. But did you know that the only reason he did it was to entertain a rowdy group of young men during the winter months at a Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA? True story: he…

Education

Top 10 EdTech Tools and Apps for Boosting eLearning Productivity

By | Jun 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Technology has made students’ lives easier and more difficult in the same time. On one hand, instant access to information gave them the possibility to conduct and complete research processes in a very short period. On the other hand, there are tons of websites…

Accelerator

Telluride

Relax, Go Skiing, and Build Your Next Company in Telluride

By | Jun 23, 2015 at 9:00 am

There are plenty of places in this world that are unmatched and unparalleled in their beauty. Give me five minutes of your time and I’ll tell you some of the coolest recommendations. However, of all the places to talk about, there’s only one that…

Video

Los Angeles

The Power of Live Broadcasting in Your hands

By | Jun 23, 2015 at 8:00 am

8`When it comes to any major sporting event, would you rather watch a recording of it or would you rather watch it live? It’s a pretty simple answer: nothing beats a live broadcast. For a long time though the power to broadcast live to…

Celebrate Startup Tour

Startups Apply Now for the Online Startup of the Year Competition

By | Jun 22, 2015 at 6:26 pm

You may have been to one of many Tech Cocktail startup events. In 2014, we traveled to more than 30 cities to help local communities bring out and showcase the top startups in each ecosystem. This year, we’ve added a few more ways that startups can get…

Startups & Apps

TVFoodMaps: Map the Best Restaurants in America

By | Jun 21, 2015 at 10:00 am

You know what’s better than watching Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives and how Guy Fieri enjoys the food at a certain restaurant? You enjoying the meal in that certain restaurant! That means you need to take out a pen and paper to write the name…

Startups & Apps

Weatherback Weather Wallpaper Brings Your Home Screen to Life

By | Jun 21, 2015 at 8:00 am

An amazing app from Varmias has finally arrived to make all weather-freak Android users happy. Weatherback Weather Wallpaper is an Android app that instantly fills your screen with magical weather effects without dismantling the existing wallpaper. The sensational weather effects delivered from this app…

Startups & Apps

Flyp: A Handy App to Get Multiple Numbers on One Smartphone

By | Jun 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Every day we play different roles: We play, work, love, and much more. Since each role involves remote communication as well, it’s easy to spot people with at least two phones: one for work and one for personal life. Those lucky enough to have…