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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Watch This Cyber Security Company Hack Amazon Key With Ease

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Earlier this month, Amazon announced a new idea that would stop those pesky sidewalk thieves from stealing your packages: Amazon Key. The innovative program would allow a delivery person to enter your home under video surveillance, drop off the package, and leave with the…

Watch SpaceX Launch “Secret Payload” Known Only as Zuma

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SpaceX admittedly got off to a rocky start. With a couple of spectacular launch fails and more rebuilds than even Elon Musk can count, the self-landing rocket company has seen its fair share of ups and downs. However, as time goes on, SpaceX has…

10 Best Countries for Doing Business

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The international startup ecosystem is booming. With more and more people launching and growing from businesses in every corner of the globe, innovation has never seemed so common. However, with hundreds entrepreneurial countries around the world, where do you think it’s easiest to start…

French-American Creative Lab Showcases 8 Innovative Startups

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France is known for a lot more than just cheese and wine. This powerhouse of startup activity is churning out more good ideas than you’d know what to do with. In fact, the companies coming out of France are so impressive that eight of…

Meet the 21 Semifinalists for the Women’s Safety XPRIZE Competition

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Rewarding innovation is the cornerstone of our economy. Fortunately XPRIZE, the non-profit organization launching public competitions intended to encourage technological development that could benefit humanity, has set up a system to do just that. Their competitions have spurred countless innovations in transportation, energy, and…

Cybersecurity Study Says Getting Hacked Is More Common Than Ever

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Between global headlines and personal identity theft, hackers have become one of the biggest problems facing the world today. Sure, cybersecurity technology has been getting better, but it still can’t account for the billions of people online, the millions of hackers trying to steal…

Village Capital to Fund Companies Solving Problems of Aging Population

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It’s no secret: people are getting older. Between improved healthcare technology and the country’s largest generations hitting that certain age, governments and citizens alike seem unprepared for what will eventually be the largest demographic shift the US as ever seen. Fortunately, the entrepreneurial community…

10 Most Popular Streaming Services in the US

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Streaming services have become king of the entertainment landscape. From Netflix and Hulu to HBO Go and Amazon Video, households around the country have brought these services into their living rooms, bedrooms, and occasionally bathrooms as if they were their own children. But which ones…

20 Most Competitive Startups, According to AngelList

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Being competitive in the startup world is a necessity at this point in the game. Sure, some might have referred to startups as “rare” or “a novelty” in a few decades ago. But now, everyone and their mothers are starting businesses, building everything from…

Meet the Featured Speakers at SXSW 2018

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If you’ve never been to South by Southwest (SXSW), you’re missing out. Between the cornucopia of live music, the dozens of celebrities walking the streets of Austin, and the lively atmosphere of a city in the depths of one of the most popular experiences…

TechCo Top Stories: Snapstreaks, Bill Gates, and the iPhone X

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The holiday season is upon us and you know what that means: presents! You’ll be seeing more gift guides hitting your feed than snowflakes on the ground, which is why we wanted to prep you with a few gadget review of our own. Just…

15 Startups Built by Veterans Impacting the Business World

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For those that don’t know, veterans make incredible startup founders. Between the unflinching accountability to the unmatched adaptability, former military members are have the skills necessary to make an innovative impact on the business world. And with 200,000 military personnel transitioning from military to civil life,…

Lamborghini Unveils Self-Healing Electric Car

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Electric cars are far from new technology. Between their sustainable mission and their quiet design, car manufacturers now understand that the future of the automotive industry lies in these gas-less vehicles. However, Lamborghini is not known for going along with the pack, which is…

10 Fastest Growing Tech Companies in the US

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Every entrepreneur knows that if you’re not growing, you’re dying. It’s not enough for companies to remain stagnant in the business world, as new and innovative ideas are popping up every day ready to dethrone even the most solidified of unicorns. In fact, you’ve…