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Study: Almost Every American Thinks Internet Speeds Need Improving

By | Jun 21, 2017 at 11:30 am

Just a few years ago, a quality internet connection was a luxury. Downloading games from floppy disks, video chatting on AIM, and pirating illegal music on Napster at reasonable speeds were nothing more than pipe dreams for avid online enthusiasts. However, since then, internet…

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The Age of the Decacorn: 7 Companies Valued at More than $10 Billion

By | Jun 7, 2017 at 1:30 pm

In the business world, a unicorn is a private company that is valued at more than $1 billion. Named for their rarity and their prestige, these companies used to be more rare than an actual unicorn. However, as technology has made entrepreneurship easier than…

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100 Most Valuable Global Brands in 2017

By | Jun 7, 2017 at 11:30 am

The world is filled with brands. Big brands, small brands, popular brands, declining brands, the list could go on forever. But when it comes to the global brands that everyone can recognize, keeping track of who’s in first place is on everybody’s mind. Fortunately, BrandZ…

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Portland, Maine

Maine Drops Two Spots in Kauffman Startup Activity Index

By | May 30, 2017 at 9:15 am

Maine has dropped two spots in the 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity, an annual index that measures new business creation and startup density among the states and largest metro areas. The index, a project of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, splits states into…

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Austin

The Top 5 Cities for Tech in the US

By | Apr 20, 2017 at 11:20 am

For years, Silicon Valley has been the tech haven of the world. With more patents, more unicorn companies, and more overall innovation than anywhere in the world, it was hard to argue with the Bay Area’s status as the best city for tech. However,…

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The Top 25 “Next in Tech” Cities Fostering Startup Growth [Infographic]

By | Mar 30, 2017 at 2:20 pm

Being a startup in a tech hub can be pretty stressful. Whether it’s Silicon Valley or New York City, you have to be pretty lucky to make it as a small fish in a big pond. Between vying for funding and fighting for media attention,…

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The Highest Funded Startups in Every State

By | Mar 6, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Success in the startup world is calculated in a number of different ways. Whether it’s popularity, downloads, or positive reviews, budding companies are always trying to show the world that they’re at the top of their field. However, when it comes down to it,…

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The Top 25 Most Sustainable Cities Around the Globe

By | Sep 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Sustainability means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. To Justin Fishkin of Local Motors, it means empowering a global community of innovators to do something amazing. To Elon Musk, it’s planning for the future with effective transportation options. But to…

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These Are the 12 Most Empathetic Tech Companies in the World

By | Sep 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Knowing your customer base is one thing. But being truly empathetic in your business practices takes a level of commitment that a lot of companies refuse to adopt. You have to care about your employees, you have to want the best for your customers,…

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Chicago

Better with Age: Chicago’s Top Ten Startup Founders over 40

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 3:00 pm

The startup world is filled with stereotypes. Whether it’s the casual dress or the unique office perks, every founder knows that people expect them to run their company in a particular way. But what if the stereotype pertains to founders themselves? It’s no secret…

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DC

These Are DC’s Top Startup Founders Over 40

By | Aug 3, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Being an entrepreneur is often thankless, stressful, and certainly not a competition amongst one’s peers. Here at Tech.co, we celebrate and shine spotlights on those who take big risks to create something new and follow their dreams. As such, we reached out to the…

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Seattle

Seattle’s Top Ten Startup Founders Over 40

By | Aug 2, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Mention the term “startup founder” to someone at random, and they’ll likely conjure up an image of the cast of HBO’s Silicon Valley: An unkempt team of Mark Zuckerberg-esque socially-awkward guys bootstrapping their way to uncertain success. Also, they’re all twenty-somethings. There certainly are plenty of founders…

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Boston

Top Boston Startup Founders Over 40 You Need to Know

By | Jul 29, 2016 at 12:30 pm

For many cities, the startup industry is growing to meet the demand for more entrepreneurial ventures – successful startups are no longer confined to just San Francisco and New York City. This is great news for startup founders that are often outside of the…

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The Top 10 Biggest Companies in the World

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 3:30 pm

The Olympics are right around the corner and the competition is heating up. Nations around the world will be competing for gold in events like swimming, basketball, and jumping really high. But if your sports knowledge is limited and you’d rather find out which…

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Miami

These Are the Happiest Cities to Work In Across the U.S.

By | Jul 15, 2016 at 5:02 pm

Finding jobs that are financially stable and emotionally fulfilling for employees can be tough. After all, with the rising costs of living amongst almost all U.S. cities, employees and job seekers are feeling pressured for place more emphasis on financial security than emotional fulfillment….

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The Top 10 Countries for Fast Internet Connection

By | Jul 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm

At this point in history, internet is no longer a privilege, it’s a necessity. People work from home with high speed connections. Bankers make thousand-dollar transactions on their smartphones with the click of a button. Companies are forged and run through stable connections on a…

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These Are the 25 Best-Paying Cities for Programmers

By | Jul 6, 2016 at 4:40 pm

The tech industry is constantly shifting – coding and other tech-focused skills are in high demand. And while there are many different ways to get a grasp on these skills, finding the best place to utilize these skills can be a challenge. Thankfully, programmers…