Blueair Raises Awareness for Pulmonary Disease

By | Nov 27, 2015 at 1:15 pm

The quality of the air in today’s modern city is rapidly decreasing, leading to major health problems in our society. Realizing this problem, one of the world’s leaders in mobile indoor air purification technologies, Blueair, issued a call to raise the awareness of the…

Startups & Apps

Inby Gives You Hot Sales, Promotions, and Other Events in Your Area

By | Nov 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm

At a time when the holiday shopping season is about to kick off, San Francisco-based developer CodeSmart has released a new app designed to empower consumers everywhere with location-based updates on all of the hot sales, promotions, and other events going on at businesses…



JPay Lantern: Illuminating the Future for Prison Inmates

By | Nov 25, 2015 at 6:00 pm

How do you change the nature of corrections facilities? It’s a question I sought to answer not long ago, and I had the good fortune to speak with JPay founder Ryan Shapiro about how he was building the company to innovate for families who wanted…



Gener8tor is Building Madison’s Tech Ecosystem

By | Nov 25, 2015 at 4:30 pm

The gener8tor accelerator program has been running strong in the Madison, WI startup ecosystem for a while now, and recently they decided to extend the depth of their influence even more. At their semi-annual Premiere Night, they announced a new partnership with the Wisconsin…

Startups & Apps

LaunchCode: The One-Touch Way to Launch Apps on Your Phone

By | Nov 24, 2015 at 7:00 pm

An engineer who has been busy developing productivity apps for years has now come up with a whole new way to launch apps. It’s called LaunchCode, and it allows users to assign different gestures to actions such as calling your sweetheart or another person….

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Essential Software for a Smooth Startup Launch

By | Nov 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm

It is not that big of a secret that running a startup has its share of both pros and cons. While the perks of being an entrepreneur include immense satisfaction of having no one to answer to, they are always perfectly counterbalanced with a…

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Los Angeles

Watch an Ad, Help a Nonprofit Out

By | Nov 23, 2015 at 8:00 pm

It’s a fact: young people are becoming more socially conscious these days. Speaking as one of them, we want to buy from brands that represent our values and give back to the community in some way, even if it’s just a few dollars donated…

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San Francisco

How Alumnify Is Using Mobile to Increase Alumni Engagement

By | Nov 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm

According to the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council, 87 percent of Millennials always have their smartphone at their side, day and night. Nearly two-thirds of Americans own a smartphone and 19 percent of Americans rely on a smartphone to access online services and stay…


Why You Should Consider a Career in Nursing Informatics

By | Nov 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The medical field has gained a lot of attention over the past couple years. We are dealing with unique problems in that area. Baby boomers were the first large explosion in the American population from the late 1940s to the mid-1960s. This means there…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Weekend: Find My Stuff, AWE, Army Antz, and More

By | Nov 22, 2015 at 10:29 am

It’s amazing how a single word can inspire your work throughout the day. If your morning ritual goes smoothly – you don’t need to waste time searching for your car keys, wallet, or the like – that’s the best way to start a stress-free…


Cyber Security: A Tale of All Nations

By | Nov 20, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Cyber-attacks on governments, corporations, and individuals have steadily risen since 2013, when they first became more than internet scams to rob gullible and vulnerable individuals of their money. It’s ushered in a new age of cyber security for everybody. We have all heard of…



What Do We Need for Mass Adoption of Smart Home Tech?

By | Nov 20, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Anybody who watches college basketball knows who Coach K is. He wrote a book about Duke’s 2001 National Championship journey, and in it he has a brilliant quote: “There are five fundamental points that can help make a team great: communication, trust, collective responsibility, caring,…

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WingIt Is an Event Discovery App for the Spontaneous Traveler

By | Nov 20, 2015 at 3:00 pm

If you are new to an urban area or simply passing through, finding fun events to attend is difficult. Magazines and other periodicals are just old news. Sifting through your multiple social media feeds is useless because you might not have the right connections…


How Does Tesla Impact Our Automotive Future?

By | Nov 19, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Ever since Tesla Motors launched, the future of gasoline powered vehicles remains quite uncertain. Although alternative cars have been widely criticized for expensive operation and maintenance, both experts and auto lovers agree upon their prospects: Tesla is here to stay. Over the course of…


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The Future of Digital Art is Spelled K-L-I-O

By | Nov 19, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Am I alone in noticing that there’s been a major surge of art and technology recently? I mean, it kind of makes sense given that art and technology have always been closely intertwined, and it makes sense that they would evolve in a positive…

Startups & Apps

5 MarTech Startups You Should Know About

By | Nov 19, 2015 at 2:19 pm

With the rise of new technology and innovation, it’s no surprise that the marketing tech (MarTech) space is truly booming. As a result of an increasing number of businesses need for analytics, data, and new communication tools to revolutionize their marketing efforts, MarTech companies…


Top 5 Tips to Make Yourself More Productive

By | Nov 19, 2015 at 10:00 am

Have you ever felt that the people working around you in your workplace are able to work much more than you do? Do you ever feel like you are unproductive? If your answer is “yes”, you should not be embarrassed about this reality because…