Startups & Apps

5 Must-Have Tech Devices to Boost Your Day-to-Day Activities

By | May 3, 2017 at 9:15 am

Whatever you do has to have a purpose; a meaning as why we’re doing it. In today’s world, productivity and efficiency are two concepts which seemingly everyone must exhibit. However, in order to truly reach a point of maximum productivity, you’ll need all the…

Startups & Apps

50 Startups Aimed at Changing the World Join Kairos Society

By | May 2, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Kairos Society has announced this year’s Kairos 50, a collection of the 50 most innovative seed-stage companies in the world. The Kairos Society is dedicated to empowering young entrepreneurs to innovate in areas where others have remained unsuccessful and tackle global issues to make this a…

Advertising

Billboards Now Do Much More Than Just Advertise

By | May 2, 2017 at 10:30 am

Since the invention of lithography and the dawn of modern printing at the turn of the 19th century, billboards, posters, and flyers have been a go-to method for advertising, marketing, and the sharing of ideas and information. But the billboards and digital displays of…

Cannabis

Santa Cruz

Startup Launches Real-Time Online Cannabis Marketplace

By | May 1, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Individuals and medical professionals looking for cannabis online rarely know exactly how much inventory a dispensary might have at that point of time. Fortunately, one startup has changed that forever. Today, startup Jane Technologies launched the cannabis industry’s first end-to-end online marketplace, where customers can find…

Security

5 Ways to Secure Your Email Conversations

By | May 1, 2017 at 9:15 am

As mobility and accessibility increases, so does the emergence of new security threats that seek to steal your most confidential information. Since businesses communicate primarily through email, it’s important to always keep your system updated with the latest security software. You need to be…

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Mobile

10 App Marketing Trends to Dominate Your Industry in 2017 and Beyond

By | Apr 30, 2017 at 10:30 am

App marketing is changing rapidly. Technological changes, marketing automation, a global shift towards the smartphones, and apps dominating the smartphone industry are changing the app industry in 2017 and beyond. The following 10 app marketing trends are expected to dominate the industry in 2017…

Ecommerce

3 Things to Ask When Choosing an Ecommerce Platform

By | Apr 29, 2017 at 2:30 pm

One of the crucial steps when building your store’s website is to choose an ecommerce system your site is going to host. And even if some store owners prefer to have developers creating their own platforms, the reality is that most merchants will chose…

Startups & Apps

5 Apps for Your Kids to Learn a New Language

By | Apr 28, 2017 at 8:30 pm

According to the Center for Applied Linguistics, there are many advantages to teaching your child another language. Studies suggest that those who learn a second language tend to be better at solving complex problems and thinking creatively. And even if you’re not personally committed…

Startups & Apps

3 Expert Tips on Choosing the Best Location for Your Startup

By | Apr 28, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Until very recently, entrepreneurs and startup founders were turning to San Francisco as the best location for starting up a new company. This is especially true with tech startups, mainly because there are already so many companies established in the area. Connecting with the…

Startups & Apps

Startup Spotlight: Smart Clothes, Accounting Made Easy & Smart Lights For Seniors

By | Apr 28, 2017 at 2:20 pm

With spring in full bloom, people will finally be able to put away those winter coats, save some money on heating costs, and enjoy some outdoor activities. That’s why it was so easy for us to find a lot of startup activity geared towards summer…

Startups & Apps

Columbus

7 Columbus Startups You Need to Know About

By | Apr 28, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Art galleries, gardens and playgrounds to breweries and Buckeye football, Columbus brings out some of the best from the Ohio community. In between all the activities there is a bubbling entrepreneurial ecosystem filled with startups from a variety of verticals including fashion, finance and…

Drones

5 Applications of Drones You May Not Know About

By | Apr 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The rising popularity and proliferation of drones in recent years has surprised even those in the industry. The FAA predicted a few years ago that there might be a total of fifteen thousand civilian drones in the U.S. by the year 2020. We’re well…

Startups & Apps

Boston

9 Edtech Startups to Join LearnLaunch’s 2017 Cohort

By | Apr 27, 2017 at 11:20 am

Growing a startup in the edtech space can be extremely challenging. From adoption and educating the end user to regulation and dealing with school systems, there are constant road bumps founders need to overcome. At Boston-based edtech accelerator LearnLaunch, they are hyper-focused on expanding…

Startups & Apps

6 Tools for a Bustling Online Forum on Your Startup Website

By | Apr 26, 2017 at 10:30 am

Do you want to take your lead generation and nurturing campaigns to the next level? One way to increase the engagement of your visitors is to have them participate in an active community. Not only will an online forum spark discussion regarding your brand,…

Coding

Portland, Maine

There’s a New Coding School Coming to Maine

By | Apr 26, 2017 at 9:15 am

Three Maine organizations are bringing a successful coding school to Maine in an effort to increase the public’s access to educational opportunities around software and web development, and to increase employers’ access to qualified developers. Earlier this week, Venture Hall, Thomas College, and Project Login, announced…

Autonomous Vehicles

Phoenix

Google’s Waymo Offers Phoenix Residents a Chance to Try Self-Driving Car

By | Apr 25, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Any parent will tell you that being the human taxicab can be exhausting, stressful, and allows for little time for errands.  To help with daily duties, Phoenix families will soon be able to receive a little help from Waymo, the former Google self-driving car project,…

Startups & Apps

How Adding a Game to Their App Pushed This Company to More Than 160 Million Downloads

By | Apr 25, 2017 at 11:20 am

Success in the startup world is hard to come by. With hundreds of thousands of driven entrepreneurs constantly vying for media attention, venture capital, and potential customers, the battlefield is riddled with competition. And sometimes, something as simple as adding a game can make all…