Tech.Co Top Stories: Top 50 Startup Failures of All Time

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Here are this week’s Tech.CoTop Stories:

    1. Are These the Top 50 Startup Failures of All Time?: Do you agree with everything on this list?
    2. 10 Online Tools That Help Your Business Succeed: These are all pretty standard tools, but some businesses simply don’t realize their usefulness.
    3. Steve Wozniak: Steve Jobs ‘Did Not Know Technology’: That, according to Woz, in a recent interview with I Programmer.
    4. Richard Branson’s 5 Lessons on Failure: Overall, Branson shared 65 lessons he’s learned in business; here’s five specifically on failure.
    5. Cheese, Taco, and Middle Finger Emoji in iOS 9.1: Emoji gets an additional layer of fun.
    6. 4 Chinese Startups You Should Be Watching: Have you heard of Yao Xin? Well, you should probably pay better attention.
    7. Marketing Your Startup with the Help of Social Networks: Learn how to make the right investments in your social network promotion.
    8. Counting Down the Top 5 Facebook Advertising Mistakes to Avoid: For one, you need to put more thought into the kinds of ad images to use.
    9. RouteHero & Spiritway Win DC Startups of the Year: Both startups will join us this year at Celebrate 2015 to compete in our global startup competition.
    10. The Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator Demo Day Was Epic: Here’s our recap of what went down at the event.
    11. The 5 Hottest Late-Stage Startups from 2014: BuzzFeed made the list at #2.
    12. Meet Our Startup of the Year Competition Semifinalists: Keepe: Founder Rishi Mathew talks market traction, building a consumer product, and prepping for Celebrate 2015.
    13. Workation: 10 Getaways Near Chicago: Whether it’s a staycation or a nearby workation, here’s a list of 10 great places in and around Chicago you need to check out.

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Ronald Barba was the previous managing editor of Tech.Co. His primary story interests include industry trends, consumer-facing apps/products, the startup lifestyle, business ethics, diversity in tech, and what-is-this-bullsh*t things. Aside from writing about startups and entrepreneurship, Ronald is interested in 'Doctor Who', Murakami, 'The Mindy Project', and fried chicken. He is currently based in New York because he mistakenly studied philosophy in college and is now a "writer". Tweet @RonaldPBarba.
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