Startups & Apps

MyLAB Box Brings STD Tests To Your Door

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 1:22 pm

While on the road to finding the global Startup Of The Year, we’re on a mission to feature and highlight as many rising stars as possible. From tech and hardware, to entrepreneurs improving the accessibility of health information, each month dozens of new startups…

Sports

Kobe Bryant Launches New $100 Million Venture to Solidify Retirement

By | Aug 22, 2016 at 12:39 pm

Sports stars are used to success. Whether it’s winning a championship or setting a record, being an athlete is a great way to rise to the top of the mountain. But when it comes to the entrepreneurial world, sports stars haven’t always panned out….

Startups & Apps

ZUM: On-Demand Rides and Child Care for Busy Parents

By | Sep 6, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Kids require a lot of attention, and if we ourselves are not available to give that extra care to our kids, we are keen on finding someone who we trust would do a great job. Trust is a huge factor in relegating childcare to…

Jobs

LA-Based Coding Bootcamp Codesmith Boasts 96% Hiring Rate

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Finding a job can be hard. But in this economy, finding a job with a hearty paycheck is even harder. Fortunately, study after study has shown that IT professionals and computer science graduates are going home with the biggest paychecks on a regular basis. But…

Gear & Gadgets

Enclave CineHome HD Wireless Speakers Boast Great Sound [Review]

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Home theater systems come in many shapes and sizes, with audio qualities design for small rooms up to your true home theater. For California based Enclave Audio, not only are they creating a solution that is easily customizable for your setup, but does so…

Product Launch

Social To-Do List iOS App WeDo Launches Out of Beta

By | Jul 21, 2016 at 11:00 am

In a world filled with multi-tasking, continuous side-hustling, and all around attempting to manage your life, everyone has their own way of keeping track of what they want to accomplish. From Evernote to Asana, each platform and offering has their own unique set of…

Ecosystems

Los Angeles’s Secret to Startup Success

By | Nov 12, 2015 at 10:12 am

When Los Angeles, CA was listed as the fastest-growing tech startup region in 2014, many guesses were raised about the root cause of its success. Could it be the large number of new companies? Is it the culture or community atmosphere? But trying to…

Acquisition

6 Commercials That Made Dollar Shave Club So Successful

By | Jul 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm

A good commercial can go a long way. Whether it be the empire of characters employed by Geico or the Energizer Bunny that keeps going and going and going, finding a way to connect with potential customers through the power of advertising is something…

Announcements

Los Angeles Hosts the Oscars and the Tech.Co Startup Showcase

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 6:40 pm

It’s no secret that Los Angeles is home to a bevy of celebrities. Whether it be renowned athletes looking to enjoy some sun in the off-season or movies stars basking in the glory of stardom in between takes, the number of recognizable faces in…

Entertainment

Wisecrack’s Entrepreneurial Journey Led to a YouTube Gold Mine

By | Nov 5, 2015 at 3:16 pm

When Jacob Salamon and Jared Bauer met each other freshman year at UT-Austin, they were sitting in an astronomy class. As the two got to talking, it came out that Salamon was in the business school while Bauer attended the film school. They became…

News

Hyperloop Co-Founder Is Suing Former Colleague For Harassment

By | Jul 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Brogan Bambrogan, the colorful cofounder of futuristic travel startup Hyperloop, left his position as CTO at the company less than two weeks ago. Today, he’s suing a former colleague for harassment. Buzzfeed broke the news, offering an explanation of the Hyperloop lawsuit: “In mid-June Bambrogan…

Gear & Gadgets

Take Flight With The Sky Viper m200 Nano Drone [Review]

By | Jul 5, 2016 at 2:30 pm

With so many drone makers on the market, it’s hard to figure out which one to buy. In our continued effort to find the best quadcopter, we tested the Sky Viper m200 nano, the smallest in Sky Viper’s four drone lineup. Built to be…

Hardware

Meater Helps you Get a Perfect Steak, Every Time

By | Oct 20, 2015 at 5:00 pm

If you’ve got even a modicum of grilling experience under your belt, then you know it only takes a few moments of inattention to totally ruin a good cut of meat. In my opinion, one of the best tools you can have aside from…

Tips & How To’s

9 Wi-Fi Speed Hacks for L.A. Dwellers (and beyond!)

By | Sep 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Living under the sunny skies of Los Angeles comes with many perks, but fast Wi-Fi isn’t always one of them. You’d think in a town where heavy hitters like Google, Yahoo!, and Microsoft have a base of operations, the Wi-Fi speeds would be better…

Tech Cocktail Celebrate

Meet Our Startup of the Year Competition Semifinalists: Mobile Therapy

By | Sep 25, 2015 at 4:00 pm

From apps to hardware, to KickStarter successes and international startups, we’re inching closer to finding out who will take home the title of Startup of the Year competition at our annual Celebrate Conference in October. Among the dozens of participants that applied for the online competitions, only…

Entertainment Industry

Stage 32: An Education Hub For Entertainment Industry Creatives

By | Sep 21, 2015 at 2:00 pm

LinkedIn is by far the world’s largest professional network with more than 380 million members in over 200 countries and territories. But it isn’t meeting the needs of everyone, leading to the creation of several sites positioning themselves as the go-to professional network for…

Dev & Design

Citrusbyte Wants the World to Build Better Software

By | Sep 17, 2015 at 10:00 am

I think that the value of a well-built API is somewhat underrated these days. I’m not saying that people don’t appreciate them – I just think that they’ve become so commonplace we tend to forget just how much they simplify life for a lot…