Get your exclusive Tech.Co local news and event updates!

Security

DC

How to Protect and Monitor Your Identity After The Equifax Hack

By | Sep 11, 2017 at 11:30 am

The Equifax breach is one for the books and has compromised 143 million consumer’s private and personal financial data. The unauthorized access occurred between mid-May and July 2017, and was discovered on July 29 – the company just announced it last week.  According to…

Mobile

Study: Americans Are Tired of 4G Networks

By | Sep 7, 2017 at 10:50 am

The rise of mobile has put smartphones in the hands of millions of Americans. Even senior citizens have begun using these undeniably convenient devices, with 42 percent of adults aged 65 or older owning a smartphone in the US. This trend has seen ecommerce sites,…

Accelerator

Cincinnati

9 Startups Joining UpTech’s Data-Driven Accelerator Cohort

By | Sep 5, 2017 at 10:50 am

Cincinnati is known for more than Skyline Chili. This city, nuzzled in the heart of Ohio, is a testament to what startups can do in a more supportive environment. With plenty of resources and a small enough ecosystem to make a real impact, entrepreneurs…

Programming education

An Easy Way to Develop Professional Photography Skills

By | Aug 30, 2017 at 6:30 am

These days, professional photo equipment has become a lot more affordable, making it much easier to turn photography into a hobby or career. But what is a carpenter without training? A photographer without technique? Well, with the Hollywood Art Institute Photography Course & Certification,…

Inspiration

Boulder

How One Man Left a Big Record Label to Become a Data Scientist

By | Aug 29, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Will Johnson stumbled into the music business in his early 20s. On a whim, in 2014, a friend of his who managed a national touring band offered him a gig as a roadie. Will had just graduated college in Virginia, and, well, touring with…

Innovate Celebrate 2017
TechCo Spotlight 300×250

Security

3 Reasons to Consider Switching to Virtual Data Rooms

By | Aug 29, 2017 at 7:15 am

Even though they’ve been around since the dawn of cloud computing, virtual data rooms are still rather unknown to many people. Virtual data rooms allow businesses big and small to transfer all their data to a remote facility, allowing them to clear up space…

Security

This Top VPN Will Keep Your Online Data Safe for Life

By | Aug 21, 2017 at 6:30 am

We all store a lot of personal information on the web—credit cards, addresses, phone numbers—both consciously and unconsciously. With so much information saved in one central location, it’s important that we have a way to protect ourselves from the real possibility of theft, snooping…

Data

How to Become a Big Data Analyst Companies Want

By | Aug 16, 2017 at 6:30 am

The advent of modern technology has led to average companies generating massive amounts of data—a volume that can be terrifying to the casual observer. And attempting to analyze said data can bring even more stress ,and is a task that exists far outside the…

Security

Study: 50 Percent of IT Ex-Employee Accounts Remain Active for a Day

By | Jul 17, 2017 at 10:50 am

Everyone can picture that one “petty revenge” employee who should have been let go years earlier. But when they finally are given the boot, is their account properly locked afterwards. Half the time, a new study indicates, it is not. And according to 20…

Google

San Francisco

Google Is Trying to Be Wikipedia, and They’re Failing

By | Jul 14, 2017 at 10:50 am

Ever search for a phrase or a definition only to find Google offer up the answer in a handy snippet of information right below your query but in front of the first search result? It’s an algorithmic process that’s designed to use Google’s massive…

Data

3 Strategies to Reduce Analysis Paralysis and Boost Lead Generation

By | Jul 11, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Data is the center of the marketing universe. It sustains rigidity of sales structure within corporations, empowers marketing officers to wield prospect information in a flexible manner and untangle the perplexity of the B2B sales process. The problem with a vast amount of data…

Data

Irvine

How the Internet of Things Can Be Good for Small Businesses

By | Jul 10, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Every business and technologically-oriented person has heard of the Internet of Things (IoT) by now, and how small devices will do things we never thought were possible. The Internet of Things has been closely linked with the rise of the smart home, where someone…

Business

Branded Data Is The Future of Startup Marketing

By | Jul 3, 2017 at 7:15 am

Given the competitive nature of the technology startup landscape, the creation of noteworthy marketing may seem an insurmountable task. It’s not enough to have good content, because your rivals do too. Virtually everyone has built a social media presence touting their products. And it…

Security

So Is the New Ransomware Attack Petya or NotPetya?

By | Jun 29, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Yesterday we reported on the latest ransomware attack, calling it “Petya.” But plenty of experts and news sources reported the attack under a name that literally could not be more opposite: “NotPetya.” So what’s the distinction? Why is a cyberattack so difficult to identify…

HR and Recruiting

San Francisco

How to Build an In-House Data Science Team From Scratch

By | Jun 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Technology tends to favor teams that have a firm grasp on data and analytics, and you can create one from scratch. At a recent tech conference I noticed two very clear patterns. First, the virtual/augmented reality economy is going to be as big as…

Data

Why Your Business Needs Data Mapping?

By | Jun 25, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Data mapping can make a major difference when it comes to getting your business to function properly. However, data only works when you can actually access it. In fact, data is easier to use when it can be visualized. Visual data is often easier…

News

France

11 Favorite Thought-Leaders Named at 2017 Cannes Lions

By | Jun 20, 2017 at 3:50 pm

At the 2017 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the creative global community come together to learn, network and celebrate individuals who push the limits of business, creative communications and change for good. This year, Adobe and Wunderman selected 11 of their favorite thought-leaders who…