Startups & Apps

3 Examples of Rental Websites With Audience Appeal

By | Dec 10, 2017 at 12:45 pm

Regardless of your social status, your occupation, or where you live in the world, we all have the same fundamental needs. We all need to have food on the table and a roof over our heads, preferably with some really fast internet access and…

Accelerator

Maine

Top Gun Accelerator Is Getting a Fresh New Look

By | Dec 9, 2017 at 10:30 am

The Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development organization, founded in 1997 to help train entrepreneurs, celebrated its 20th anniversary with the unveiling of a new name and logo, and will change its name to the Maine Center for Entrepreneurs. While a small change, it …

Sharing Economy

The Sharing Economy Plays a Big Role in Conserving Resources

By | Dec 8, 2017 at 3:50 pm

The sharing economy is about far more than sharing assets. It’s actually a whole new way of thinking and living. For many creative, open-minded young people, the idea of working 9-5 at an office desk is crushing to their soul. Eschewing tradition, they’re looking…

Productivity

How to Reduce the Time Suck of Marketing Tasks

By | Dec 7, 2017 at 6:30 pm

According to HubSpot’s study, the average marketing professionals burns around 16 hours per week on mind-numbing, trivial work, such as data gathering, sending emails, etc. Having in mind that the average person works 45 hours per week in this industry, that would mean that…

Security

4 Security Suggestions That Could Save Your Startup

By | Nov 25, 2017 at 2:30 pm

If you ask most startup founders what they believe to be most essential to the success of a startup, they’d  probably mention a growth-related metric. However, I disagree. I believe that security is the single most important factor every startup founder should consider. …

Drones

Don’t Worry, Humans Still Race Drones Faster Than Artificial Intelligence

By | Dec 6, 2017 at 10:50 am

With artificial intelligence getting smarter every minute, humans have gotten a little defensive when it comes to being better than the technology we invented. Whether its playing chess, passing medical exams, or being a god, artificial intelligence has made huge strides in what …

Accelerator

Meet the 10 Asian Startups in Google’s Launchpad Accelerator Program

By | Dec 5, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Partnerships between big companies and growing startups have become a staple of the global ecosystem. While they used to stay in their lanes, the modern trend has become even more popular with corporate accelerators launching cohorts all over the world. And if you want…

Artificial Intelligence

London

16 Artificial Intelligence Startups in the UK Raising Some Serious Capital

By | Dec 5, 2017 at 11:30 am

With the boom of artificial intelligence companies in the UK, it seems that a new company launches every week in the UK. In a government report, they called for a UK strategy to advance AI. The subsequent budget included a £270m investment fund for disruptive …

Education

Girl Scouts Announce First National Computer Science Program for Young Women

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 2:30 pm

There’s no denying that the skills gap is going to be a serious problem in a few short years. Even with computer science degrees flying off the shelves from prestigious universities and coding bootcamps alike, the sheer amount of positions to fill is growing…

Drones

8 Things That Can Be Delivered By Drone

By | Dec 4, 2017 at 12:20 pm

In recent months the U.S. has pushed forward to open a potential future filled with drone deliveries. Unfortunately we are just entering a new age of testing thanks to a Presidential Memorandum and Executive Order; however, the likes of Amazon, Intel, and other companies…

Politics/Government

Americans Love Net Neutrality, So Why Does the FCC Want to Get Rid of It?

By | Nov 20, 2017 at 1:30 pm

A few years ago, the net neutrality debate was raging. People were calling their elected officials, taking to the streets, and even protesting outside the White House. Then in February 2015, Barack Obama signed into law some of the strictest net neutrality rules yet,…

Startups & Apps

5 Innovative Startups Created By and For Animal Lovers

By | Dec 3, 2017 at 12:45 pm

The pet industry is growing in directions impossible to imagine years ago. Talented business people are applying technology and creativity to the animal kingdom, in ways that never cease to surprise us. From health and wellbeing services to wearable and internet-connected …

Mobile

10 Strategies for Improving App Revenue

By | Dec 3, 2017 at 10:30 am

With more than 6 million apps available for download in the five major app stores, your need to get creative to stand out. Improving app revenue may seem challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. With the below app revenue boosting strategies, you can…

Parenting

DC

The Benefits of Creating a Family Website

By | Dec 1, 2017 at 12:20 pm

This holiday season, there will be ample amount of delicious food, family and photos of all of the festivities. But after the food coma comes the challenge of keeping up with each other’s activities for the remainder of the year. With so many members…

Accelerator

Boulder

Startups Need to Be Tactical When Partnering With Corporations

By | Dec 1, 2017 at 8:30 am

Joining a corporate accelerator or partnering with a corporation may be the direction you want to go. But it’s important to understand the behind-the-scenes, expectations and perspectives of the corporate partner before you jump in.  In this article, Dave Drach, VP …

Drones

5 Ways Commercial Drones Are Impacting Business Operations

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Historically, drone technology has helped the US a great deal in fighting the war on terror after 9/11. They were the carrier of explosives to the target region and rest of the thing is a known story. But to my surprise, this smart device…

Drones

Drone Racing: What You Need to Know

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Last year you could turn on ESPN and watch one of the largest competitions for drone racing and see a well plotted out set, filled with LED light strips, and several pilots flying the same Racer3 drone through the course. It’s by no means…