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Augmented Reality

Disney’s Magic Bench Is the Mixed Reality Experience We’ve Been Waiting For

By | Jul 31, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Since Who Framed Roger Rabbit, children of all ages, including immature adults like myself, have dreamed of being able to interact with cartoon characters. With similar iterations like Space Jam spurring this desire even further, technology had no hope of keeping up with the excitement brought…

Education

3 Edtech Startups That Make Cramming For a Test Easier Than Ever

By | Mar 1, 2017 at 12:50 pm

A lot of people have had to stay up late to cram for an important test. Your textbooks are sprawled out in disarray, you’ve got empty coffee cups crowding your desk, and anxiety is perforating the room like a bad smell. Lucky for us, three startups…

Productivity

10 Sites to Help You Procrastinate The Right Way

By | Dec 16, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Computers, tablets and smartphones are amazing devices, allowing us to make more in less time. They’re incredible at making us more productive, but they can also work against you. With the advent of the internet, along came several website with no other goal than procrastination. Procrastinating…

Social Good

Study: Entrepreneurship Is Helping to Promote World Peace

By | Oct 6, 2016 at 1:30 pm

In recent years, startups have begun popping up all over the place. Whether it’s the success of GrubHub and Uber spurring them on or an educational paradigm that is promoting entrepreneurship, there seems to be more industry mavens paving the way for future generations…

3D Printing

Check Out These 9 Incredibly Unique Uses for 3D Printing

By | Apr 12, 2016 at 3:44 pm

3D printing has been the technological breakthrough of the new millennium. It has saved people from heart failure with new organs and it has provided military personnel with reusable and recyclable weapons to make life in the field a little easier. But with essentially unlimited…

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Tips & How To’s

Why You Need to Tell Failure Stories

By | Jul 22, 2015 at 3:00 pm

When Airbnb got rejected by 7 investors, it was undoubtedly a big blow. But today – with over $2 billion in funding under their belt – that struggle has turned into an inspiring failure story (and a bit of sweet revenge). And according to…

Startups & Apps

Here’s That Urban Dictionary for Silicon Valley That You’ve Always Wanted

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 9:02 am

Update: According to Silicon Valley Dictionary cofounders/cocreators, Zeeshan Javed and Mathew Hui, Kilim Choi has left the project. Javed and Hui currently are the parties in charge of SVDictionary. The human language is an ever-evolving thing of beauty, wherein colloquialisms shift along with the…

Apple

This Is What I Want to Do to Your $10,000 Apple Watch

By | Jun 16, 2015 at 10:00 pm

YouTube user TechRax recently did something to the $10,000 gold edition of the Apple Watch – and I envy him because it’s something I could do to all your Apple Watches. In the video, he takes the Apple Watch and simply crushes it between two…

Startups & Apps

This is the Easiest Way to Make GIFs

By | Mar 27, 2015 at 4:00 pm

If you already know how to make GIFs on your own, then congratulations – you’re a small subset of today’s population. If you don’t know yet how to make GIFs, don’t even bother looking into it – seriously, the methods out there right now…

Lifestyle

11 Startups Share Their Friday Rituals

By | Mar 27, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Even if entrepreneurs have left the corporate grind, where Fridays are like an oasis in a cruel and neverending desert, the last day of the workweek still hasn’t lost its charm. But instead of counting down the minutes until 5 pm, entrepreneurs and their…

Mobile

5 Apps for Making College Student’s Life Easier

By | Mar 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Students have always been among the first to embrace all things new: new technologies, new ideas, new views on life. Thus, it is only logical that absolute majority of them uses all kinds of gadgets and apps: for fun and for education. Sometimes both….

Gaming

‘Exploding Kittens’ Game Raises $3.4M in Three Days

By | Jan 23, 2015 at 4:30 pm

While it’s true that cats can be adorable, it’s also an undeniable fact that cats, on the whole, are narcissistic assholes that could not give an eff how about how your relationship is going or your anxiety about whether you’re going to get that promotion;…

Business

NYC

Warby Parker Lets You Make Your Own Annual Report…Except More Fun

By | Jan 9, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Warby Parker – the New York, NY-based eyeglasses startup that has every traditional, prescription eyeglass retailer fearing for survival – released its 2014 annual report yesterday, but in a way that’s a little more atypical from other companies. Rather than releasing a digital packet…

Entertainment

Upgrade Your Selfies With These Apps

By | Dec 26, 2014 at 9:00 pm

2014 was the year of selfies; from Ellen DeGeneres’ star-studded Oscar selfie to President Obama’s selfie with Vice President Biden, everyone has taken a selfie this year. And this trend will definitely continue in 2015.   So we’ve created a list of apps and…

News

In Honor of Time Traveler Day, Here’s a ‘Doctor Who’ Animated Series [VIDEO]

By | Dec 8, 2014 at 10:00 am

So, apparently, Pretend to Be a Time Traveler Day is a thing that’s celebrated annually on December 8 by some people on this planet – it was started back in 2007 and has since gained some momentum. In honor of this special (albeit kind…

Business

Why You Should Skip Black Friday and Wait for Cyber Monday for Best Tech Deals

By | Nov 28, 2014 at 2:20 pm

Since Cyber Monday became another option for consumers looking to find bargains other than Black Friday, deciding which day to shop has not been easy (I know, #FirstWorldProblems). But when it comes to finding the best tech gadgets, I say skip the Black Friday…

News

10 Tech UberFacts That Will Blow Your Mind

By | Nov 15, 2014 at 10:00 am

I love random facts, so as you can imagine, I’m a fan of UberFacts. Although there have been times where the veracity of some of the facts were questioned, most of the facts are pretty fascinating (Did you know that Prisons have Yelp reviews?!). With…