Ronald Barba was the previous managing editor of Tech.Co. His primary story interests include industry trends, consumer-facing apps/products, the startup lifestyle, business ethics, diversity in tech, and what-is-this-bullsh*t things.

Aside from writing about startups and entrepreneurship, Ronald is interested in 'Doctor Who', Murakami, 'The Mindy Project', and fried chicken. He is currently based in New York because he mistakenly studied philosophy in college and is now a "writer". Tweet @RonaldPBarba.


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17 Entrepreneurs On the Right Time to Start a Business

This article is sponsored by Comcast Business, but all opinions belong to the author. It seems nowadays that everyone wants to start their own business; within your own network of friends and family, there’s likely at least one person who has expressed that desire....


Verizon: 5G Mobile Networks by 2017

Last March, we looked into the future of mobile networks – particularly the highly-expected development and implementation of fifth generation (5G) networks – and what effects such technology would have on mobile communication. While initially expected by industry ...


After 5 Years, Google Plans Re-Entry to China

Five years after leaving the the Chinese market, Google/Alphabet is launching a strategy to re-enter the world’s largest Internet market. According to a report by The Information, the company will work with the Chinese government in order to release versions of the ...


Cloud Computing is Revolutionizing New Careers

According to a 2013 IT Services report by Gartner – which looked at the forecast for the state of Cloud computing – it’s expected that adoption of the cloud will hit $250 billion by the year 2017, with the overall global IT services market expected to ...


Top Venture-Backed Drone Startups

According to the Frontier Tech Report released by CB Insights last Friday, drone companies have raised $285 million since 2014. While that’s certainly nowhere close to the amount of funding thus far funneled into space startups, the amount of financing activity into the ...