Business

NYC

Diapers.com to Give Free Rides Home for all NYC Newborns

By | Dec 29, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Way to start 2015! Diapers.com will give free diapers to the first baby of 2015 and free rides home to new parents from Manhattan hospitals through January 31. Diapers.com provides users with overnight delivery of baby care essentials, announced today that it will give a year of…

Infographics / Images

Las Vegas

The Downtown Las Vegas Startup Story: A VegasTech Infographic

By | Dec 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm

The VegasTech scene, especially in downtown Las Vegas, has grown quite a bit in the last few years. Modeling after an entrepreneur-led idea, the VegasTechFund sought to fund startups that would bring leaders to the community to cultivate a healthy startup ecosystem. What followed…

Conferences

Las Vegas

The 6th Annual WordCamp Gathering is Coming Soon in Las Vegas!

By | Dec 5, 2014 at 9:29 am

Business owners, bloggers, designers, developers, and other advocates of WordPress will gather at the Innevation Center located at 6795 Edmond Street on Saturday, Dec. 13 and Sunday, Dec. 14 to learn, discuss and network at the 6th Annual WordCamp Las Vegas. WordCamps are casual,…

News

Miami

#MiamiTech: Time to Vote For Tech Cocktail 2014 All-Stars Awards

By | Dec 3, 2014 at 7:34 pm

It’s that time of the year, when we celebrate our accomplishments and learn from our mistakes. This year, we’ve partnered up with Refresh Miami to host a holiday party to celebrate with Miami’s entrepreneurial community. Part of this celebration will be an award ceremony to…

Regional

Las Vegas

This is Rick Duggan’s Love Story With Las Vegas

By | Nov 30, 2014 at 10:00 am

Rick Duggan isn’t a Las Vegas native, but when he first visited the city in the mid-90s he fell in love with it. What he found was that, outside of The Strip, a regular city with amenities to sustain a normal life existed. However,…

Events

Dallas

Winners Announced for The DEC and Comerica’s Inaugural $50k Business Pitch Contest

By | Nov 22, 2014 at 2:40 pm

After 5 months, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) and Comerica’s inaugural $50k business pitch contest came to an end. Here’s a timeline of the competition: June 12, 2014 – Contest announced In the inaugural year of the contest more than 130 applications were received…

Announcements

Chicago

Send Us Your Nominations for the General Assembly & Tech Cocktail Chicago All-Star Award Ceremony

By | Nov 20, 2014 at 4:22 pm

Guess what? Thanksgiving is next week. And then there’s that whole period between Thanksgiving and Christmas when all you can think about is, well, um, Christmas. More importantly, though, the holiday season signals the inevitable end to the year; hence, the period after Thanksgiving often…

Art

Jacksonville

Crowdfunding Festival, One Spark, Announces 2015 Speakers Lineup that Includes Founder of Priceline

By | Nov 18, 2014 at 2:39 pm

One Spark, one of the largest Crowdfunding Festivals, today announced the lineup for their 2015 Speaker Summit presented by Community First Credit Union scheduled for April 7, 2015 at the Florida Theatre in Jacksonville. The One Spark festival is an interactive experience that allows…

Co-working Spaces

Miami

Pipeline Workspaces to Open Third Location in Coral Gables

By | Nov 17, 2014 at 5:00 pm

Pipeline Workspaces, a co-working space that started in Brickell to accommodate Miami’s growing, diverse community of entrepreneurs,  is expanding with a third US location in the City of Coral Gables.  Pipeline has leased a full floor totaling approximately 14,000 square feet at 95 Merrick…

Announcements

Miami

Send Us Your Nominations for Tech Cocktail and Refresh Miami Holiday Party

By | Nov 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The holiday season is just around the corner. And for most of us here in Miami, it’s that time of year where you wear your boots and flannels even though it’s still swimsuit weather, the city is flocked by snobbish northerners, and the Miami…

Announcements

Las Vegas

Startup Weekend Las Vegas: Register Now for This Weekend!

By | Nov 17, 2014 at 9:30 am

Startup Weekend is a time-honored tradition and global grassroots movement to rapidly collaborate and build a business over a weekend. According to a press release from the Startup Weekend Las Vegas organizers, “Teams organically form around top ideas, as determined by popular vote. Each team…

Events

DC

Send Us Nominations for the Tech Cocktail DC 2014 All-Star Awards!

By | Nov 13, 2014 at 12:39 pm

We all know this time of the year – the time of the year after Halloween (serving as a kind of incendiary) when, suddenly, the following days seem to turn into naught more than days of preparation for, or relaxation from, one of the many holidays…

Business

Miami

Win $10K in Cash Prizes by Hacking a Museum

By | Nov 6, 2014 at 3:07 pm

For years, museums have taken visitors on journeys through historical periods, but the tools are many times one-way means of experiencing cultural institutions (think of the audiobooks). But in the last few years, museums world-wide have been exploring digital and mobile technologies to create…

Business

Miami

Watch Open English Featured on Alexis Ohanian’s Small Empires [VIDEO]

By | Nov 5, 2014 at 8:08 pm

Miami-based startup Open English continues to make our tech community proud. The startup was recently featured in Y Combinator’s Alexis Ohanian’s series: Small Empires, where Ohanian interviewed co-founder Andres Moreno in the Coconut Grove offices. Watch this great interview showcasing Miami’s local tech scene….