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YouTube TV is Here, But Only in 5 Cities

By | Apr 6, 2017 at 12:50 pm

This week, YouTube soft launched their new streaming TV offering, YouTube TV, eyeing the growing market of cord cutters. Starting this week, YouTube TV is available in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York City, with 40 channels and an estimated 10…

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Snap Spectacles Now Available for Online Purchase [Poll]

By | Feb 20, 2017 at 10:30 am

Today, Snap (formerly Snapchat), announced that their video recording sunglasses are available for purchase online. Prior to today, Spectacles were only able to be purchased through specialized vending machines that would popup around the country. The move is likely being made in hopes of bolstering…

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How to Find Your Path to Market for Consumer Products

By | Feb 7, 2017 at 11:20 am

Once your product is made and you’re ready to put it on the market, understanding the manufacturing and distribution process can be a huge learning curve for founders. Unfortunately, it’s also an incredibly important thing to learn if you’re interested in success. Recently, Techstars hosted…

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DC

Creator of DrinkMate Launches KickStarter To Make Your Guitar Smart

By | Jan 17, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Coming off the curtails of CES, there is a clear indicator that 2017 will be the year of refinement in the technology world. Shaun Masavage, the CEO of Edge Tech Labs, a previous Startup of the Year contender, has decided this is the best path forward as…

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Boston

Blink Launches Blink XT, a Wireless Weatherproof Camera

By | Dec 7, 2016 at 10:30 am

The Boston-based startup, Blink, which produces DIY security monitoring solutions is back again, and this time, they’ve launched a weatherproof camera. Dubbed the Blink XT, the camera will feature a two-year battery life, 1080p HD video, infrared night vision, and of course, weatherproofing. Earlier in…

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San Francisco

Octane AI Launches, Creates Chatbots for 50 Cent, KISS, and Aerosmith

By | Nov 2, 2016 at 11:15 am

Chatbots have been around for years. Granted, their first iteration wasn’t very advanced and their primary purpose was entertaining middle school kids on AOL instant messenger. But in recent years, the technology behind these convenient tools has improved, allowing businesses to provide fast customer service…

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London

BLOCKS Puts Musical Expression In the Palm of Your Hand

By | Nov 1, 2016 at 6:50 pm

In a world of portability, having your music with you goes a long way. And now, it’s easier than ever to take your DJ skills on-the-road. Roli, the musical hardware and software instrument company, has released BLOCKS, a customizable modular music kit that allows users…

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Nintendo Unveils Nintendo Switch: Part Console, Part Handheld

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 10:30 am

Today, Nintendo unveiled their latest hardware, the Nintendo Switch. Formerly named Nintendo NX, the Switch provides single and multiplayer gaming at home, and also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. From the product unveiling trailer, a…

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The 5 Biggest Hardware Updates From the Made With Google Event

By | Oct 5, 2016 at 2:30 pm

This week Google unveiled the future of hardware for the company, and with it they created a foundation of what we can expect in the future. With five new and updated pieces of hardware, from phones, to a smart hub, to a VR viewer,…

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Phoenix

Local Motors Launches ‘Forth’ to Provide Platform for Better Products

By | Sep 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm

As many founders have learned, having a great idea is only the first step to launching a successful startup. You need capital, you need employees, and you need a good location. But once you have all that under your belt, you still need to find…

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Due: a Digital Wallet System Made for Businesses

By | Aug 31, 2016 at 10:20 am

The concept of digital wallet is definitely not new. They have been known to provide a different way to make payments. Essentially, they make life easier for those who don’t want pay using a check, cash or credit cards (directly). Digital wallets can be…

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Yotpo Launches Social Curation Tool

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 7:00 pm

After securing a $22M round of investment, Israeli company Yotpo now brings a feature that will make it easy for businesses to collect Instagram images and connect with users who post about their products. Today’s shopping trends are deeply changing the paradigm of merchants,…

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San Francisco

Automatic Pro Adds Connectivity To Your Car, Fuels Data Revolution

By | Aug 17, 2016 at 10:20 am

Today, San Francisco based Automatic is unveiling the next generation of their product, Automatic Pro. Their newest offering will include built-in 3G connectivity, with no subscription cost, to keep people always connected to their cars. Prior to the hardware refresh, users would connect to…

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Chattanooga

Outlook for Texting Startup Adds Platform to Landline, VOIP, 800 Numbers

By | Aug 9, 2016 at 9:49 am

On Monday, Chattanooga-based startup Text Request announced the release of their game-changing new feature enabling businesses to text-enable their phone numbers. The number hosting feature allows any business to add Text Request’s live, two-way texting dashboard to their current landline, VOIP, or toll-free number(s)…