Books

San Francisco

Sarah Lacy on Benevolent Sexism and You

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Over the past several months we’ve seen dozens of men in power, across various industries, facing the ramifications of their predatory behavior.  The timeliness the new book by Pando founder Sarah Lacy titled, A UTERUS IS A FEATURE, NOT A BUG: The Working Woman’s Guide…

Social Good

This Company Is Helping Kids Play Again After Natural Disasters

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 11:30 am

The recent plague of natural disasters has taken a serious toll on the US. Fortunately, relief efforts and charitable donations have been plentiful, leading to a restoration effort that has instilled some much-needed faith in humanity. However, while places like Austin, Napa Valley, and…

Enqos – Tower V2

Gear & Gadgets

Black Friday 2017: The How-To Guide

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 10:50 am

Most holidays are pretty easy to figure out. Thanksgiving is about eating and being thankful, Christmas is about decorating a tree and stocking up on eggnog, and Labor Day is about avoiding all labor for 24 hours, to name three. But the more minor…

Productivity

This Software Can Supercharge Your Remote Work Collaboration

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 9:20 am

In a recent international survey of 25,000 workers, 32 percent said they regularly work remotely. And with the gig economy showing no signs of slowing down, more tools to support remote work will need to be implemented. If you already remote work during the week…

Productivity

How to Get Employees on Board With New Technology

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 8:30 am

People just don’t like change. And when leadership wants to introduce new tools, software or ideas to help improve the workflow, not every employee is going to be jumping for joy.  Although it can be a challenge to get employees on board with new…

Parenting

Why Parental Control Software Is on the Rise

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 7:15 am

Raising online dangers connected with huge infusions into online porn industry and advertising, tech addiction pushed mobile developers to offer the mass usage solution, which guarantees the online safety for children. The most demanding niche happened to be parents who want to protect their…

Digital Currency

Seattle

Sharding Blockchain Technology Could Process Transactions Faster

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Zilliqa is a new blockchain platform successfully deployed their platform on internal Amazon Web Services nodes as a test reaching transaction speeds meant to rival major payment processors Visa and Mastercard. Using its new sharding technology, Zillqa takes blockchain and the distributed ledger technology to new…

Gear & Gadgets

FLM’s New Berlin 38.4 Tripod Comes With Flawless Craftsmanship [Review]

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 5:00 pm

FLM Canada is introducing the Berlin Series of tripods for pro video and photo usage. FLM’s recent success with their 200 percent Indieogogo-funded CP26-Travel tripod paves the way for a much larger relative: the Berlin 38.4. They’ll be introducing at least two tripods in the…

Gear & Gadgets

Gift Guide 2017: VR, AR, and Hardware to Power It

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Last year may have been the biggest for virtual reality hardware when it comes to gaming, but now we’re starting to see the fruit of those seeds grow. With the likes of Skyrim now on PlayStation VR, mixed reality headsets, and improved technology being…

Gear & Gadgets

Top Gadgets From Amazon Launchpad to Check Out This Black Friday

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Thanksgiving week isn’t just for being thankful during a food coma: It’s also the kickoff event for the holiday shopping season, Black Friday. If you’re not a fan of shopping, you’ll want to get it all done this weekend, so you can rest easy…

Amazon

10 Cities With the Best Chance of Landing Amazon’s New Headquarters

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Since Amazon announced plans for a second headquarters, cities around the US have been scrambling to attract the tech giant to their corner of the country. Whether it’s tax breaks, naming rights, or lofty Hyperloop promises, the location of Amazon’s new headquarters could be…

Ecosystems

Seattle

Why Tacoma’s Thriving Intellectual Workforce Is Attracting Startups

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Tacoma, Washington is a city between the booming Seattle and Portland ecosystem. But why are startups taking up residence in this city versus the nearby ones? In this interview series of #StartupsEverywhere, we talked with Lee Reeves, cofounder of Startup253, and Shadrach White, founder and CEO…

Gear & Gadgets

San Diego

Robo C2 Brings Simplicity to Complex 3D Printing [Review]

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 11:30 am

3D printing is not just for hobbyists any more, companies are banking on the technology and truly putting the results to work. Local Motors is always our go to example, having seen them create some amazing vehicles using 3D printed parts, but there are…

Coworking spaces

WeWork Gets Smart With Education for Adults and Kids

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 10:50 am

WeWork’s success is pretty undeniable at this point. Whether it’s their huge valuation or the fact that a new office pops up every five minutes, the coworking company has made a huge impact on the business world from coast to coast. And now, they’ve…

Video

Research: Most People Think Sports Live Streams Are Terrible

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 9:20 am

Sports have long been the saving grace of paid television. Unlike TV shows, everyone needs to see sports live in order to enjoy it properly. And unlike straight news networks, sports fans will tune in religiously. If streaming video services can crack sports live…

Productivity

10 Tricks to Push Off Procrastination for Another Day

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 8:30 am

Almost everyone wishes that they had more time to do the things that they need to do.It seems like there is never enough time to get everything done in this fast moving world. But there is something you can do. The trick is to…

Opinion/Analysis

5G Is on the Horizon, Can the U.S. Capitalize?

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 7:15 am

Not only will 5G wireless networks offer the faster mobile internet speeds we’re all looking for, but it’s the infrastructure needed to support some of the most innovative technologies of recent years including driverless cars, augmented reality and smart homes. 5G simply means “fifth…