Conor is a writer, comedian and world-renowned sweetheart. As the Senior Writer at Tech.Co, he’s written about everything from Kickstarter campaigns and budding startups to tech titans and innovative technologies. His background in stand-up comedy made him the perfect person to host Startup Night at SXSW and the Funding Q&A at Innovate! and Celebrate, posing questions to notable tech minds from around the world. In his spare time, he thinks about how to properly pronounce the word "colloquially."

Conor is the Senior Writer at Tech.Co. You can email him at [email protected].

 

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7 Entrepreneurs on What It’s Like to Be a Startup in Denver

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While many believe the uptick in the Colorado economy has been exclusively due to the legalization of marijuana, entrepreneurs and startup founders in the area know that it always had the potential to make an impact. With a supportive ecosystem focused on work-life balance…

Girl Scouts Add 23 New Merit Badges to Promote STEM

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There’s nothing quite like a Thin Mint after a long day. However, the Girl Scouts are about a lot more than seasonal cookies. As their website says, they “believe in the power of every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) to change the world.” And if you…

10 Most Downloaded Non-Game Apps in Q2, Ranked

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A good app can do so much. It will organize your smartphone, connect you with friends, and keep you company on those longer trips to the bathroom. And while everyone loves a good mobile game, there are so many non-game apps out there that…

DoBox Lets You Ditch the Adapters for Your Apple Devices

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Apple products are a staple of the plugged in. Tech enthusiasts, digital nomads, and online entrepreneurs are never more than a few steps away from an iPhone, an iMac, or a MacBook. However, with iterations of everyone’s favorite Apple devices losing ports and outlets…

Facebook Wants to Build Its Own Town

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Tech companies are famous for their office perks. Whether it’s pinball machines, gourmet chefs, or access to a company yacht, innovative minds come up with innovative ways to treat their employees right. But if you think fully stocked fridges, meditation rooms, and nap pods…

Here’s How to Solve the Gmail “Reply All” Problem

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It’s happened to all of us. One person in a company wide email chain hits “Reply All” and it begins: the tidal wave of notifications that are neither important nor necessary. While email is a proven tool across the business world, this flaw has…

TechCo Top Stories: Cybersecurity, Work-Life Balance, and Cannabis Cars

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Everyone looks forward to the weekend. After working long hours for five days straight through stressful meetings, annoying employees, and strict deadlines, you’ve finally made it to the promised land. But now that you’re here, what’re you going to do? You’re going to read…

Y Combinator Plans to Raise a $1 Billion Fund

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Startup accelerators are so much more than the capital they provide. Between the mentorship, the network, and the general support, a good startup accelerator will lift a new startup on its shoulders and present it to the world with the pride and admiration of…

Study: One Bad Text Could Seriously Impact Your Career

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As instant messaging, texting, and other forms of digital communication have become the norm, the casual use of emojis, abbreviations and generally unprofessional language has permeated everyday life. Whether its an “lol” thrown at the end of every other sentence or the poop emoji,…

30 Most Common College Graduates Found at Major Tech Companies

With summer dwindling, thoughts of back to school sales and brand new books are undeniably dancing around in your head. Whether you’re returning to a graduate program or sending your little one off to preschool for the first time, the return of the school…

New GhostCtrl Virus Is Filming You Through Your Android Apps

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Ever since Mark Zuckerberg told us he covers his laptop camera with a piece of tape for security reasons, the fear of malware has been real in the tech world and beyond. With cyber crimes becoming a staple of the evening news, while costing businesses…

50 Best Cities for Women Entrepreneurs Around the World, Ranked

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Diversity in the workplace has been proven to be good for business. Yes, your little boys club might feel comfortable, but stepping outside of it and hiring women and minorities is the best way to make sure your company is headed for success. And…

Jay Leno Drives a Car Made of Hemp

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With all this talk of climate change and the legalization of cannabis, the environment has become a hot topic on the entrepreneurial landscape. Companies around the world are committing themselves to being a little more green and cannabis startups are more investment heavy than…

Meet the 14 Startups from Parallel18 Fueling the Puerto Rico Economy

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When people think of innovative ideas and entrepreneurial endeavors, places like Silicon Valley and New York typically come to mind. With more startup funding than anywhere else, it stands to reason that might think these two cities were the only place in the world…

NASA Study Confirms People Hate the Sound of Drones

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Whether you’re a hobbyist or a professional racer, drone users have experienced an emotional rollercoaster as far as regulations are concerned. Registration requirements have gone back and forth more times than Roger Federer at Wimbledon, and people are starting to wonder: where are we…

The Healthcare Industry Is in for a Rude Cybersecurity Awakening

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Cybersecurity has become a primary concern for small startups and large corporations alike. Whether it’s a global ransomware attack or a minor DDoS hack, everyone’s afraid of a hack, no matter how secure you think you are. And while ecommerce sites and social media…