Archive For The “Tech” Category

Why you should think about starting a career in technology

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Why you should think about starting a career in technology

We know the technology boom has changed the world in many ways, but how has it affected the job market? Some people fear a possible dystopian future of a world run by robots.  But we tend to forget the brains behind it all.  They still put their pants on, one leg at a time just…

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Why Facebook Messenger Day Crushes Snapchat Stories

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Why Facebook Messenger Day Crushes Snapchat Stories

​In 2014 roughly 2 billion photos were shared every single day. That number has obviously risen with the constant growth of social networks, new social networks coming out, and specifically photo sharing apps such as Instagram, Snapchat, and the like. In particular, Instagram has proved over the years that its photo sharing, commenting, liking, and other notable…

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The Aspect, First Grow Light Developed for Interior Design, Launches on Kickstarter

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The Aspect, First Grow Light Developed for Interior Design, Launches on Kickstarter

Soltech Solutions has officially launched their Kickstarter campaign for their revolutionary grow light, the Aspect. The Aspect is the first LED grow light developed specifically for interior design, allowing you to grow any plant – anywhere, while aesthetically enhancing any indoor space. With the Aspect, you can comfortably grow anything, from a pineapple to fresh…

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How I predicted Godaddy’s new app Flare 4 years ago

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How I predicted Godaddy’s new app Flare 4 years ago

In 2012 I had an idea called Grabea (Grab an Idea) for a platform that allowed people to post an idea onto a feed and the public could vote on those ideas.  If you posted an idea and it got enough votes, then it would go to the next level where the public could then submit why they are a…

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Why I’m ducking tired of autocorrect on my smartphone

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Why I’m ducking tired of autocorrect on my smartphone

Smartphone technology is constantly advancing and improving which makes our lives easier,  faster, and gives us instant communication.  But what happens when it becomes a hindrance to that communication?  In these days of online communication,  online dating,  texting,  Facebook,  Snapchat, and Instagram, we spend most of our lives communicating face to face with our phones and not peer to…

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8 Reasons Why I Deleted Snapchat Today

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8 Reasons Why I Deleted Snapchat Today

1. It is a completely pointless and useless app. I don’t care what anyone says, I just don’t find any purpose to this app besides wasting time. I’m much better off using a messaging app to talk to my family and friends. 2. Most stories I see are of people making stupid faces, showing their…

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Why investors should invest in entrepreneurs more than companies

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Why investors should invest in entrepreneurs more than companies

If you read tech blogs and news sites like TechCrunch, Mashable, CNet, and the like, you most likely see new startups getting funded every day. Some of the ideas are great, some are….well, pointless. You wonder why the amazing idea that you built, whether it be a website, a mobile app, or product isn’t getting the funding…

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What tools to use to best collaborate with your team

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What tools to use to best collaborate with your team

Running a tech startup or any business is difficult as you may know. One of the most difficult parts of running it is collaborating with your team. Organizing your tasks into various departments can be a headache, especially when you are the founder and must manage it all. Thankfully, there are plenty of free tools…

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Social Video Mobile Apps are the future and here’s why

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Social Video Mobile Apps are the future and here’s why

New mobile apps come out every day, some make it big, and some just trickle along. Apps like Instagram, Vine, Glide, Snapchat and others have made it big in the video and photo spaces. No wonder everyone is making social video mobile apps nowadays and raising lots of money doing so. I feel like I…

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The Hard Truth About Acquiring Your First 100,000 Users

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The Hard Truth About Acquiring Your First 100,000 Users

When running a tech startup you would think the hardest part about building your business is actually creating your product or software. The hard truth is that anyone can learn how to code a website or mobile app and then launch it themselves (or with a team of developers). The challenging part of getting the…

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