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The 20 Most Popular Social Media Platforms Worldwide

By | May 31, 2016 at 1:44 pm

Whether you are a freshly graduated teenager or a newly retired senior, social media likely plays some role in your life. You might use it to keep track of friends. You might use it to pester grandkids. You might even use it to stalk…

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Top 10 Most Prestigious Universities

By | May 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm

With graduation right around the corner, university rank is likely on everyone’s mind. And whether you’re applying for one of your favorite schools or graduating in the next few weeks, the level of prestige can go a long way in deciding your future. Fortunately, Times Higher…

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The Top 10 Countries for Work-Life Balance

By | May 23, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Life is about more than sitting at a desk. And if you are looking for the key to happiness when it comes to job satisfaction, look no further than work-life balance. Not only does this professional commodity prevent health issues, it also fosters creativity and…

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26 Countries Where an iPhone Is More Expensive Than In The US

By | May 23, 2016 at 3:08 pm

If you have an iPhone, you understand the fear that washes over you when it breaks. Not only is it incredibly difficult to get it fixed, but the insurance costs alone can thrust someone into bankruptcy. And while the high price tags in the…

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The 31 Top Coding Bootcamps of 2016

By | May 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Across the country, the popularity of coding bootcamps are on the rise – and with good reason. They’re accessible, inclusive, and a more flexible option for those looking to gain new technical skills in the ever-evolving job market. Plus, there’s huge potential for increasing…

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The Top 25 Cities for Startup Exits

By | May 19, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Startups have a number of options when it comes to an exit strategy. And while the goal is obviously to create a company that can rival Google, a hefty paycheck is all the more impressive when you made it yourself. And while a startup…

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Top 25 Startup Ecosystems, Scored by Industry

By | May 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm

A startup ecosystem is defined by the amount of companies launching in a particular city. But variety can go a long way in cultivating an environment of support and interest in the startup world. While a lot of cities have particular focuses when it…

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The Top 10 Largest Startup Ecosystems in the U.S.

By | May 18, 2016 at 11:45 am

For years, the Bay Area has been considered one of the most prolific and innovative startup ecosystems in the world. With new companies sprouting up like dandelions and innovative technologies coming out of the California city like hot cakes, San Francisco and it’s surrounding…

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The Top 10 Cities for Educated Millennials

By | May 17, 2016 at 10:15 am

With graduation around the corner, the Millennials in the class of 2016 are about to enter the job market. And while their respective hometowns are likely filled with supportive parents, high school friends and enough nostalgia to choke on, many of these graduates will decide…

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The Top 10 Cities for High Quality of Life

By | May 16, 2016 at 12:30 pm

When deciding on where to live, many factors are often taken into account: the weather, the public transportation options, the nightlife and even the sports teams. And while many people pick a location before they’ve done the research, there have been many studies done that can…

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Boston

Boston, Denver, San Diego Among Cities to Succeed in Digital Economy

By | May 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

There is an ongoing argument about the state of innovation in the United States. Some would argue that it’s dying a slow death, while others would argue that it’s growing and evolving and we’re becoming more innovative than ever before. It’s hard to measure innovation in…

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The Top 10 Most Valuable Unicorn Startups

By | May 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm

While consistent and sustainable growth is the goal of many startups, few founders would pass up the opportunity to explode on the scene right away. And with the digital world making excess capital and new markets available at the touch of a button, the number…

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Top 10 Countries for Public Internet

By | May 9, 2016 at 3:00 pm

While there are a number of things to avoid while on a WiFi Hotspot, public internet has made working on the go easier than ever. Whether you are in an airport, a coffee shop or a public park, internet seems to be spreading across the globe…

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These Are the 15 Best Companies for Women

By | May 5, 2016 at 2:01 pm

With gender inequality a persistent problem within tech and business, companies are getting creative with finding solutions that appeal to everyone. Buy Up Index is the latest innovation that’s tackling gender inequality head-on. Buy Up Index was created by Amy Willard-Cross, who put her…

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Top 10 Highest-Funded Asian Startups in 2016 So Far

By | Apr 26, 2016 at 9:45 am

The first quarter of 2016 closed less than a month ago, and the companies at the top of the pack in Asia accounted for $2.9 billion. And while this number is more than impressive, it represents a decline consistent with the Asian market as…

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United Kingdom

Top 10 Highest-Funded Startups in Europe So Far

By | Apr 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm

The funding market in Europe has been a mixed bag to start off 2016.The total amount of deals has reflected the consistent fall in recent months. However, according to the 2016 Venture Pulse report from CB Insights, funding rounds have seen an 8 percent…

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Chicago

New Report Shows Midwest’s Push Into the Internet of Things

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Today, the Illinois Technology Association (ITA) announced the launch of a landmark report – the Internet of Things (IoT) Midwest Landscape. This inventory is the first of its kind, and will mark the first organized system to categorize and possibly expand the number of…