Tech.Co Top Stories: Women Founders Making Moves in Tech, Unique Places to Work in Chicago

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Here are this week’s Tech.CoTop Stories:

    1. 16 Women Founders Making Moves in Tech: Here are the women in tech that you should be paying more attention to.
    2. 6 Unique Places to Work in Chicago: From the Art Institute of Chicago to the Shedd Aquarium.
    3. 10 Productive Lifestyle Hacks from the World’s Most Successful People: Some great tips from the likes of Warren Buffet, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates.
    4. Top 20 Chicago Startup Founders Under 30: Here are the top Chicago founders under 30 who are accelerating the Chi tech economy.
    5. 7 Resources to Improve Your Programming Skills: Considerations before getting started, as well as a list of sites that can help you along the way.
    6. 5 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Make Mornings More Productive: Tip #2: get some exercise in.
    7. Google’s New Wearable to Take Health Tracking to the Next Level: Learn more about the Google Health Tracker.
    8. Here’s That Urban Dictionary for Silicon Valley That You’ve Always Wanted: Are you an Enginer Unicorn?
    9. Tampon Subscription Service LOLA Launches with $1.2M in Seed Funding: The company has created a new kind of tampon made of 100 percent biodegradable cotton.
    10. The 5 Best iPhone Games to Download This Week: Games are fun.
    11. GitHub Competitor Gitlab Raises $1.5M from Khosla Ventures, 500 Startups: The company’s a 2015 alum of Y Combinator.
    12. Meditation Apps: Are They Actually Useful?: Apps stores are replete with them nowadays, but are they actually worth anything?
    13. It’s Time You Ditch Foursquare and Yelp for ChefsFeed: The food and restaurant discovery platform launched a revamped site and mobile app this week.

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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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