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Education

Phoenix

Arizona State and Draper University Team Up For Entrepreneur Dream Course

By | Apr 21, 2017 at 11:20 am

For college students, going to class and reading about building a business is one thing, but having the opportunity to actually build one of their own is quite another. Sure there are plenty of business courses that students can take to up their game,…

Reports & Rankings

Austin

The Top 5 Cities for Tech in the US

By | Apr 20, 2017 at 11:20 am

For years, Silicon Valley has been the tech haven of the world. With more patents, more unicorn companies, and more overall innovation than anywhere in the world, it was hard to argue with the Bay Area’s status as the best city for tech. However,…

Tech.Co Top Stories

Tech.Co Top Stories: Mentors, Cybersecurity, and SXSW Startup Night

By | Mar 24, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Spring has sprung! The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, and entrepreneurs around the world are crawling out of their home offices in search of food that isn’t Doritos. And if you were out in the world enjoying some sunshine, you might have missed some…

Interviews

Austin

Startups: Disrupt Yourself To Disrupt The Industry – Interview With Brian Solis

By | Mar 23, 2017 at 3:30 pm

While startups may think that Silicon Valley is the only place they should build a business and find funding, they’re wrong. Startup hotspots such as Los Angeles, New York, Denver, Phoenix, Austin, and more, are bubbling up all over the country and the money…

Ecosystems

San Francisco

How to Build Your Network in Silicon Valley

By | Mar 1, 2017 at 10:30 am

It’s no secret that Silicon Valley is saturated with formidable tech startups. The tech hub has attracted investors, built a thriving community, and spawned innovative concepts and ideas popular around the world. As competitive an environment as it is, startup disruption also fosters support…

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Startups & Apps

Why You Should Build a Startup in Your Community

By | Nov 8, 2016 at 5:50 pm

For many years, entrepreneurs assumed that if they were going to create a successful, tech-based startup, they had to move to Silicon Valley. If this was ever true, it isn’t true anymore. With business incubators, Shark Tank style competitions, and crowdfunding solutions popping up…

News

Peter Thiel Speaks Out About His Support of Donald Trump

By | Oct 31, 2016 at 2:20 pm

At the National Press Club billionaire Peter Thiel, entered the lion’s den of media and discussed why he is backing Donald Trump for president. Theil, a libertarian, has traditionally supported outsiders and lumps Donald into that same category. “Bernie Sanders and Trump are the…

Startups & Apps

Robots Have Officially Perfected the Pizza Delivery Process

By | Oct 4, 2016 at 11:20 am

We’ve all been there. Sitting at home waiting for a large, pepperoni and mushroom pizza to arrive at the front door after ordering on your smartphone. The “smart tracker” says it should have been there 20 minutes ago, but it’s delivery, so you know…

Opinion/Analysis

Millennials Don’t Trust Silicon Valley

By | Sep 28, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Fear of financial failure stopped 40 percent of millennials from starting businesses in 2014. Since the 1980s, the number of business owners under 30 dropped 65 percent, one analysis says. Now, a new nationwide survey might hold a few more clues as to why so…

Tips & How To’s

What Daytime TV Can Teach You About Startup Stress

By | Aug 16, 2016 at 9:43 am

The first episode of Silicon Valley features the main character Richard throwing up in a doctor’s office because the guy can’t handle a seemingly impossible choice: Taking the money or keeping the company. The cheery doctor tells him it’s, “Just a garden variety panic attack. Welcome…

Announcements

San Francisco

Innovate! and Celebrate Is Heading to Silicon Valley

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Are you ready, California? Are you ready for Silicon Valley to host of one of the most anticipated tech conferences in the entire country? Well, you better be, because Tech.Co is knocking on your door to host Innovate! and Celebrate 2016! We’ll be kicking off…

Announcements

San Francisco

Tech.Co’s Startup of the Year Party Hosted at the Glasshouse

By | Aug 3, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Join Tech.Co and Consumer Technology Association (CTA) this upcoming September for the Innovate! and Celebrate conference in San Jose, CA. Register now to attend! They say those that live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. Fortunately, they never said anything about throwing parties in glass…

Business

Tokyo

Silicon Valley Is No Longer the Leader in Patent Filings

By | Aug 2, 2016 at 6:00 pm

For years, Silicon Valley has been the hub of innovation. Startups and corporations alike have looked to this area of the country as the best place to make a name for yourself in the tech world. Companies calling the Bay Area home have created…

Startups & Apps

Chicago

This Is the Best City to Start Your Startup In

By | Jul 8, 2016 at 10:15 am

When it comes to tech, many will undoubtably tell you that Silicon Valley is the best city to bring your startup to life. And while many major tech companies are stationed in San Francisco, more startups are starting to branch out to other cities…

Announcements

San Jose

Introducing Innovate! and Celebrate 2016

By | Jun 20, 2016 at 2:37 pm

Today, I’m excited to share the news that Tech.Co has partnered with the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) to host a unique combined conference where the biggest names in technology will meet the cutting edge of the startup world: Innovate! and Celebrate conference. Innovate! and Celebrate will…

Ecosystems

Emerging Tech Hubs That Are Challenging Silicon Valley

By | May 18, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Startups and entrepreneurs are rising up faster than ever, and the movers of the industry don’t have to be dependent on location for success. Silicon Valley may be infamous as the once-tech hub center of the country, but today, other tech hubs are emerging…

Opinion/Analysis

What a Industry Slowdown Means for the Future of Tech

By | May 13, 2016 at 2:00 pm

After several years of high exponential growth, the tech industry may be bracing itself for an industry slowdown. In the Bay Area, where many prominent tech leaders reside and conduct business, an increased number of layoffs may be signaling a predicted slowdown for the…