Lifestyle

PositiveSingles, the Dating App for Singles With STDs

By | Jul 28, 2015 at 9:00 pm

In a society that is increasingly living in the digital world, it comes as no surprise that dating apps are hitting the spotlight, with new ones appearing regularly. Tinder is by far one of the most popular apps for dating, where a simple swipe…

Social Media

Montreal

Is ringID a Better Snapchat?

By | Jul 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm

What makes a platform like Snapchat great? After all, we can already send video messages to each other pretty easily. However, Snapchat makes sending video messages really easy – but I think there’s more to it. Perhaps the most lauded feature of Snapchat is the…

Health

Hungary

Tep Built A New Age, Fitness Tamagotchi Pet

By | Jul 28, 2015 at 6:09 pm

There are a lot of entrepreneurs these days who think the first generation of fitness trackers focuses too much on adult, competitive athletes. Further, they find the apps are geared only towards recording distance traveled and calories burned on an already well-established fitness routine. Akos…

Automotive

Navion, the First Holographic Display for Car Navigation

By | Jul 28, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Today, the automotive market is undergoing through some important changes and improvements, mainly regarding its technological aspect. Cars are getting more and more pumped with high-end technology like gadgets and new functionalities, not to mention the rapid growing development of electronic cars, a niche where even…

Lifestyle

Tech Support for your Parents: Baby Boomers Technology Use

By | Jul 27, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Have you ever been at work and gotten the dreaded phone call from your mother? The one that starts with: “Are you at your computer?” Of course you’re not. You’re in the middle of your cardio routine during your lunch break – which she…

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Startups & Apps

How to Optimize your App Store Listings

By | Jul 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Mobile has exploded in the number of devices, the number of apps, the time spent in apps, the billions of dollars transacted. Companies like Apple, Google, and Facebook have become mostly mobile companies, and continue to compete and partner and push mobile forward. But…

Mobile

Cell Phone Roaming in Europe

By | Jul 27, 2015 at 6:00 pm

The European Union (EU) has existed, while not in the current format or name, since the 1950s, and now has 28 member states who agree and are united in several matters, like currency (the Euro is used by 19 of those 28 countries), absence…

Health

8 Health Tech Startups you Should Know About

By | Jul 27, 2015 at 11:59 am

As a traditional, bureaucratic, and paper-ridden industry, healthcare has greatly benefited from the recent tech innovation. In fact, health tech companies received over $9 billion in venture funding in 2014, three times more compared to the last three years combined. From special wearable medical…

Accelerator

New Orleans

VetLaunch Accelerates Veterans to New Careers

By | Jul 27, 2015 at 9:00 am

The job market is always a contentious subject for debate, especially when it comes to reducing the unemployment rate. This is especially true for veterans leaving the military who are entering the civilian workforce, many of whom feel their options may be limited. Whether…

Startups & Apps

Boston

Wanderu Ground Travel Startup Has Caught the Eye of Richard Branson

By | Jul 26, 2015 at 12:30 pm

A Boston based startup is trying to turn millennials on to the idea of traveling by train and bus. Wanderu has spent the last two years helping people compare train and bus options, and subsequently book travel, in the easiest and most convenient way…

Incubator

Beijing

SkyOcean: Creating an Incubator to Connect Asia to the World

By | Jul 24, 2015 at 10:00 pm

China, the country with the largest economy next to United States, certainly attracts many foreign investors from all over the world. With its rising economy for the past few years, there’s been a growing potential market in its Mainland considering the fact that it owns…

Startups & Apps

DC

Monthly Subscription for Air Travel? Sure, Why Not?

By | Jul 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm

It seems like every week I’m hearing about another business taking on the Netflix style monthly subscription model. It’s being applied, successfully, to many different verticals (even tampons). Now it’s being applied to domestic air travel as well. Paulius Grigas, founder of One Go,…

Hardware

Miami

Designed by Many: Making Exceptional iOS Accessories

By | Jul 24, 2015 at 6:00 pm

During one of his trips to Hong Kong, Lester Mapp came across a unique, amazing looking iPhone case he wanted to buy. However, when he checked the price it was $70 wholesale, which he tells me would have retailed for about $150. Like plenty…

Celebrate Startup Tour

Las Vegas

Indicard and Text Safe Teens Win Las Vegas’ Startup of the Year

By | Jul 24, 2015 at 5:11 pm

Last night in Las Vegas, folks from across the Las Vegas Valley (and even several visitors from other cities) gathered downtown at the Gold Spike for the Las Vegas Startup of the Year Competition & Mixer. Local sponsor Work In Progress, a coworking space…

Startups & Apps

Atlanta

Monsieur Disrupts Cocktail Industry with Robotic Dispenser

By | Jul 24, 2015 at 10:00 am

We here at Tech.Co love our cocktails. Therefore it is only apropos that I take the opportunity to introduce you to Monsieur.co, an automated, self service, bartending machine. Founder Barry Givens hatched the idea for an automatic drink dispenser while waiting almost two hours for drinks at a…

Entertainment

How Internet Technology Revolutionized Our Sports Watching Habits

By | Jul 23, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Cutting the cord on cable can seem like a heart wrenching choice when you are a die-hard sports fan. How will you get your latest game updates? Will you be stuck listening to talk radio for the rest of your life in order to…

Mobile

The Mobile Salesman: How Mobile Technology Is Changing Business

By | Jul 23, 2015 at 8:00 pm

While recent economic pressures may plague people who work in sales today, those employees definitely have an edge over previous generations when it comes to technology. 2013 was a landmark year as more people used their mobile devices than desktop computers to access the Internet….