Startups & Apps

Meucci Is the First Truly Free Calling App

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 11:09 am

Anyone who has access to an Internet connection likely knows that there are many options to make phone calls without having to pay a single cent. Skype was certainly a pioneer in this field, and still is a very popular service, but currently the…

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Picture.io Lets You Measure Your Visual Influence on Instagram

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 9:45 am

If you’re like me, you constantly wonder how you’re doing on your various social media platforms. And while likes, favorites and retweets have gone a long way in padding your self-confidence, it’s difficult to know how much of an effect your pictures, posts and…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Justmoji, Mixatron, More

By | Jun 7, 2016 at 9:00 am

A picture is worth a thousand words, they say, but what about emojis? Well, they might not be worth thousands of words, but they can save you from typing a lot of words, especially if you are a lazy typist. In this week’s roundup…

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10 Space Startups Reaching for the Stars

By | Jun 6, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Space is the final frontier – humans have dreamed of making the trip beyond the stars for longer than we can remember. And while we’ve checked the moon off the list of places to go, there is so much more to explore. Luckily, SpaceX has…

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Easy and Cost-Effective Secure App Development

By | Jun 4, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Every year, we see a considerable increase in the number and severity of cybersecurity incidents from which companies suffer major financial losses, harm to their reputation, and irreparable damage to their customers. In 2015 alone, cybercriminals raked in billions of dollars from data breaches,…

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This Startup Makes Customer Service as Easy as It Should Be

By | Jun 4, 2016 at 12:00 pm

The importance of customer service has been described in many different ways. Whether you view it as “instrumental,” “necessary,” or “vital” to the success of your company, the fact remains that good customer service leads to great success. So why do companies not make…

Startups & Apps

The 15 Most Popular Unicorn Startups Per Industry

By | Jun 3, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Being at the top of your field is no easy feat. Michael Jordan did it. Steve Jobs did it. The guy that invented the Double Stuf Oreo did it. These names will live on in the halls of greatness for years to come. But startups that…

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Is Sniply Unethical Advertising or An Inevitable Game Changer?

By | Jun 3, 2016 at 2:15 pm

The evolution of technology is a phenomenon that is changing global industries at a rapid rate. The advertising industry is no exception. Companies are increasingly moving away from expensive traditional marketing solutions and seeking out more targeted online advertising options. It is in this new environment…

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WhatsApp for Business: How to Communicate and Market

By | Jun 2, 2016 at 9:00 pm

We live in an expensive world where everything has a price, including communication between people. If you own a business, and you are tired of paying tons on money on your SMS, then we have a solution for you: Using WhatsApp for business. For those…

Lifestyle

A Helpful Tech Guide for First-Time Home Buyers

By | Jun 2, 2016 at 3:49 pm

Buying your first home can simultaneously be the most exciting and the most stressful experience in your life. Although it can be difficult to navigate the confusing waters on the path to homeownership, most homeowners will tell you that the benefits of owning your…

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GIBLIB Makes Surgical Education Easier Than Ever

By | Jun 2, 2016 at 1:15 pm

Did you know that approximately 4,000 preventable mistakes occur in surgery every year, resulting in about $1.3 billion in malpractice lawsuits? That’s right, apparently the skilled surgeons rooting around in your stomach are not only falling asleep at the wheel, but they are also…

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15 Food Startups That Will Make Your Mouth Water

By | Jun 2, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Food startups are popping up all over the place. Whether it be because of GrubHub’s truly epic startup success or the fact that people have to eat, the success of food-focused startups is well-documented. Fortunately, the bubble hasn’t burst yet and new food startups…

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15 Virtual Reality Startups Changing the Game

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Virtual reality has burst onto the technology scene like Steph Curry into the NBA: quickly and effectively. Big companies and budding startups alike have invested big in the new tech in ways that founders previously thought impossible. Whether it be in social networking or…

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The Data on Staying Focused at Work [Infographic]

By | May 31, 2016 at 5:00 pm

You’re in Writing 101. College or high school, it doesn’t matter. What’s the first icebreaker you pick when you turn the student next to you? If you’re me, it’s a joke about how you wrote the entire essay you’re holding now over the last hour and…

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Prioritize Your Online Advertising Campaign Management with Appodeal

By | May 31, 2016 at 2:27 pm

Surely, many of the people owning a site or a blog have stopped, at least for a moment, to think about the best ways to monetize and take full advantage of their online presence. Online advertising is one of the best and most common…

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Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: Near, Bakbak, and More

By | May 31, 2016 at 8:57 am

Although you may be focusing most of your energy on the barbecue, you might find a moment to pick up your smartphone. For those who do, here are some apps you may want to check out this week. Near I’m sure you have tons…

Mobile

4 Ways to Keep Your eCommerce Business Safe

By | May 27, 2016 at 9:04 pm

At a yearly convention, where 20,000 hackers come together to share trade secrets. John Hering, a confessed hacker and cofounder of the mobile security company Lookout, says “any system can be broken – it’s just knowing how to break it.” Those are extremely unsettling…