The Top 10 Tech Cocktail Stories of the Week – August Edition

We get it, you’re busy.  You weren’t able to get to every Tech Cocktail post this week.  Fear not, because we’ve curated the week’s top 10(ish) posts as determined by the Tech Cocktail editorial team. To get the Tech Cocktail weekly wrap-up direct to your inbox, sign up for the Tech Cocktail newsletter today.

The Top 10 Stories of the Week

  1. This 1.5 Inch Sticker Will Make You Undetectable to Mosquitoes
  2. A Book in 5 Minutes: “Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup”
  3. The Quantified Soul: A Guide to the Best Habit and Mood Tracking Apps
  4. Who is Los Angeles’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? [POLL]
  5. “The Ikea Effect”: Your Product Isn’t as Valuable as You Think
  6. BoilerMake: Purdue University to Host 36-Hour Hackathon
  7. Top Challenges for a Startup CEO
  8. The Pros and Cons of Equity Crowdfunding
  9. Elon Musk or Daryl Oyster – Innovation vs. Execution
  10. TechChange: Teaching the World to Use Technology for Social Impact
  11. 9 Can’t-Miss Methods For Getting Publicity
  12. TalentBin Gives Employers a Peek at Candidates’ Personal Side
  13. 9 of the Hottest AngelList and Silicon Valley Angel Investors

What’s on Tap

Remember, the hottest startup from each region will be invited to Tech Cocktail Celebrate, our grand national startup competition.  Startups, apply to showcase at your local event today!

8.27 – Boston Mixer & Startup Showcase

9.04 – Phoenix Social

9.05 – Los Angeles Mixer & Startup Showcase

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When Zach Davis isn't getting lost in the mountains, he is hustling from Boulder, CO as Tech Cocktail's Director of Marketing. He is the author of Appalachian Trials, a book chronicling the mindset necessary for thru-hiking all 2,181 miles of the Appalachian Trail, a feat he accomplished in 2011. Zach is a green tea enthusiast, die-hard Chicago sports fan, and avid concert-goer. Follow Zach on Twitter: @zrdavis.
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