Ecosystems

Moscow

How Closed Circuit TV and Artificial Intelligence Are Making Moscow Safer

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 8:30 am

Between all the public, home and business security cameras and smartphones, let’s face it, we are most likely on camera at some point. Closed circuit television (CCTV) is in widespread use in public spaces, government buildings, and private establishments. The ease and lower cost…

Co-working Spaces

London

4 Startup Mega Campuses Coming to Europe

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Mega startup campuses, the latest trend in coworking, are spreading their wings in Europe. They are different from the traditional coworking space not just in size, but also in scope and ambition. As the founding head of Campus London, Google’s first physical hub for…

Ecosystems

NYC

Pledge 1% Businesses Have Given Their Communities Over $500M

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 9:20 am

This morning, philanthropic effort Pledge 1% rang the Nasdaq bell to honor the public and private Pledge 1% companies as well as to highlight the siren call of yesterday’s Giving Tuesday event: giving back to the community. Top Pledge 1% companies have already been responsible…

Accelerator

Milwaukee

8 Incubators From Around the Country You Might Not Have Heard of Before

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Here at TechCo, we’ve done plenty of lists rounding up the most impressive incubators, accelerators, and coworking spaces in plenty of major cities and across a variety of sectors, from the best healthcare accelerators to a collection of the top women-only coworking spaces. But…

Startup Spotlight

Chicago

Startup Spotlight: Eco Stove, Smart Jewelry, and Lights for Grandma

By | Nov 24, 2017 at 12:50 pm

During the holiday, safety is a concern. Whether it be protecting your home or yourself if  shopping later at night, we found some startups helping you in this effort. Each week, TechCo features tech startups that can help streamline your daily life. This week…

Ecosystems

Maine

New Economy Index Report Ranks Maine 36th in the Nation

By | Nov 23, 2017 at 2:30 pm

A new report by the 2017 State New Economy Index that assesses states’ fundamental abilities to successfully navigate an economy driven by technological innovation has placed Maine near the bottom of the pack. Overall, Maine ranked 36th in the Index, prepared by the nonprofit Information…

Ecosystems

Seattle

Why Tacoma’s Thriving Intellectual Workforce Is Attracting Startups

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Tacoma, Washington is a city between the booming Seattle and Portland ecosystem. But why are startups taking up residence in this city versus the nearby ones? In this interview series of #StartupsEverywhere, we talked with Lee Reeves, cofounder of Startup253, and Shadrach White, founder and CEO…

Startup Spotlight

San Francisco

Startup Spotlight: Cyber Security, Car Care, and Reducing Grunt Work

By | Nov 17, 2017 at 2:30 pm

With the new iPhone X, biometric security was taken to the next level with FaceID to protect one’s personal and banking information. Each week, TechCo features tech startups that can help streamline your daily life. This week in Startup Spotlight, we found an affordable…

Ecosystems

Milwaukee

How Milwaukee’s Tech Ecosystem Found Their Sweet Spot

By | Nov 14, 2017 at 1:30 pm

When you hear of Milwaukee, WI, baseball and a cold beer might come to mind, and maybe snow. But what you’ll find when the tech community steps up to the plate are more home runs happening each month. In this #StartupsEverywhere, interview, we talked with Joe…

Startup Spotlight

San Francisco

Startup Spotlight: Public Speaking, Networking, and Affordable Attorneys

By | Nov 9, 2017 at 2:30 pm

If you are in the market for a new job, we might have some companies you want to check out. Each week, TechCo features tech startups that can help streamline your daily life. This week in Startup Spotlight, we found startups that help build…

Ecosystems

Fargo

There’s More to Fargo, North Dakota Than What’s on the Big Screen

By | Nov 9, 2017 at 12:20 pm

If you hear the word “Fargo,” you might think of the american comedy series or the 1996 film that won multiple Oscars. But there’s more to the city than what’s on the big screen. It is here where innovators, artists, entrepreneurs and more have…

Startup Spotlight

Los Angeles

Startup Spotlight: Electric Folding Bike, DIY Science Kits and a Smart Trashcan

By | Nov 3, 2017 at 1:30 pm

If you are starting to get a jump on your holiday list, we have some startups that have built some gadgets that could find its way into your life. Each week, TechCo features tech startups that can help streamline your daily life. This week…

Ecosystems

Santa Fe

Why Santa Fe Attracts Talent in the Creative Arts

By | Oct 31, 2017 at 1:30 pm

New Mexico is known for being a location host to the Hollywood film industry. From films like Sicario and No Country for Old Men, to TV shows such as Breaking Bad and the latest installation of Meow Wolf, this state consistently welcomes the creative…

Startup Spotlight

San Francisco

Startup Spotlight: Mental Health, AR Tech Support and Eyeglasses for Kids

By | Oct 27, 2017 at 1:30 pm

If you’ve ever been tech support for your parents then you’ll understand the frustration of trying to explain directions over video chat when you can’t illustrate a specific instruction – well we have a solution for you. Each week TechCo discovers the latest emerging…

Ecosystems

Cleveland

Why Millennials Are Moving to Downtown Cleveland

By | Oct 24, 2017 at 12:20 pm

What was once the 5th largest city in the country is now a midsize city with a small town feel. The people of Cleveland, Ohio take great pride in building their city and supporting the businesses in their hometown. What you might not see…

Ecosystems

Barcelona

Here’s Why the Barcelona Startup Ecosystem Is Booming

By | Oct 24, 2017 at 10:50 am

Picture a major startup city. San Francisco, New York, Seattle or Las Vegas might come to mind. But cast a wider net and start looking to the future, and you’ll find a new type of city, a global destination that is picking up energy…

Startup Spotlight

San Francisco

Startup Spotlight: Fake News, Custom Eyeglasses and a Credit Card for Kids

By | Oct 20, 2017 at 1:30 pm

In an effort to support startups around the world, TechCo searches for the latest startups hitting the market to make your life easier every single week. This week, We found startups that are fighting fake news, creating customized eyeglasses for your face using augmented…