Artificial Intelligence


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 technologies such as…


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…


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…

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 devices, pet-obsessed entrepreneurs…


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…



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…



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 Corporate Strategy at…


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…


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…



Techstars Partners with The Nature Conservancy for New Eco Accelerator

By | Nov 30, 2017 at 7:15 am

According to the United Nations, less than 3 per cent of the world’s water is fresh (drinkable), households consume 29 per cent of global energy and consequently contribute to 21 per cent of resultant CO2 emissions, and 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted every…



When Galvanize and Lenda Teamed Up and Built Something Cool

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 6:30 pm

It started when Sean Donn, a successful Tech Entrepreneur and Head of Engineering at Lenda, whose headquarters are on the same floor as the Web Development Immersive program at Galvanize, reached out to propose a joint effort with our current web development cohort, it…


New Jersey

New Jersey Is Trying to Ban People From Flying Drones While Drunk

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Don’t say New Jersey never has any good ideas: A new state bill being introduced will be the first statewide drone regulation, and it would impose an up-to-$1,000 fine on anyone operating a drone while intoxicated. Which begs the question of just how many…

Social Good

These Companies Are Helping Homeless People Get a Fresh Start

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 2:30 pm

If you’re struggling to find somewhere to donate for Giving Tuesday, have no fear. There are plenty of social issues out there that could use your help year round, and there are more than enough avenues to do so. Homelessness, for example, remains a…



8 Incubators From Around the Country You Might Not Have Heard of Before

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Here at TechCo, we’ve done plenty of lists rounding up the most impressive incubators, accelerators, and coworking spaces in plenty of major cities and across a variety of sectors, from the best healthcare accelerators to a collection of the top women-only coworking spaces. But…

Social Good

5 Charitable Startups to Check Out on Giving Tuesday

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 10:50 am

After the retail madness of Black Friday and the digital mayhem of Cyber Monday, it’s easy to feel like all your shopping is done. However, because the holiday season is supposed to be a time of charitable donations, Giving Tuesday has become a staple…



Maine-Based Top Gun Accelerator Receives Expansion Grant

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 8:30 am

The Top Gun accelerator, launched by The Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development (MCED), has received a $50,000 grant to expand program to Brunswick next year, and to Waterville in 2019. The grant comes from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2017 Growth Accelerator Fund, which…


Gift Guide 2017: Cannabis Gadgets and Gear

By | Nov 27, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The holidays can be a pretty stressful time. Between family gatherings with grumpy relatives and Christmas shopping trips that are reminiscent of D-Day, stress is perhaps the most reasonable response to the holiday season. Fortunately, a little bit of cannabis can go a long…