Posts Tagged “tech”

The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

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The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

The Star Wars phenomenon is taking over the world. The latest movie in the franchise, The Force Awakens, has already dethroned Avatar as the highest-grossing movie of all time in North America. That’s an incredible feat considering the record was broken in just twenty days. With all this hype comes some pretty awesome Star Wars…

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Pepsi Phone is Coming… to China

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Pepsi Phone is Coming… to China

Pepsi’s plan for world dominance took a huge step forward with the announcement of the Pepsi Phone. The soda company is licensing their brand to Chinese company Shenzhen Scooby Communication Equipment Co. which will be responsible for the manufacturing of the phones. The phone comes in two options: the P1 and the P1S. They are…

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AT&T To Increase Price of Unlimited Data Plans

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AT&T To Increase Price of Unlimited Data Plans

Cellphone carriers want to get rid of unlimited data. These plans were once promoted like crazy, but are now fading away. Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint have all recently raised the prices of their grandfathered unlimited data plans. Verizon has increased their plan by $20 which will mean most users will be paying close to $100…

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Deliveries by Drone: What will it be like?

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Deliveries by Drone: What will it be like?

As most of you know, Amazon is getting closer to delivering your packages via drone.  I’m sure everyone is wondering what it will actually be like.  Will you have to stand outside when the drone arrives?  Will the drone know that your dog is in the yard…and avoid it?  How quickly will the drone deliver your…

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The difference between a vertical market and pivoting your startup

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The difference between a vertical market and pivoting your startup

Running your startup over the course of a couple of years with your team is a very challenging thing to do without funding. The few that have succeeded are the success stories that you hear every day. A lot of these large companies at one point did something different, but realized it wasn’t working out. …

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What it Feels Like to be a Googler [Interview Day with Video]

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What it Feels Like to be a Googler [Interview Day with Video]

Silicon Valley is an amazing place.  The people are intelligent (and laid back), the atmosphere is magical, the weather is nice, and tech is prevalent all around you.  When I first arrived to Google’s headquarters it looked like a college campus, and I found out that it actually feels like one too.  Everything from the…

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What Back to the Future Part II Got Right and Wrong

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What Back to the Future Part II Got Right and Wrong

  Whoa, this is heavy. Back to the Future Day is officially here. The world had 26 years to create the items from the future that Marty, Doc and Jennifer traveled to in the 1989 film. So how does the movie’s version of 2015 compare to the real 2015? Let’s find out! Hoverboards  Over the…

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Facebook to Launch Reactions to Enhance Like Button

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Facebook to Launch Reactions to Enhance Like Button

Facebook is changing and the Like button may never be the same again. For what seems like forever, Facebook users have been clamoring for a dislike button. Well, that’s still not going to happen anytime soon, but Facebook is finally enhancing the like button feature. Enter Reactions. The new program is designed to give Facebook users…

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Why Investors Should Stop Investing in Ideas

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Why Investors Should Stop Investing in Ideas

As the saying goes, ideas are a dime a dozen. The execution of the ideas are what matters. And who has been executing brilliant ideas throughout history? It’s being accomplished by entrepreneurs, experts in their field, historians, scientists, brilliant minds of our time. Nikola Tesla revolutionized various different things, but there are so many of his ideas that you…

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The Uber of Parking Luxe Kicks off in Philadelphia

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The Uber of Parking Luxe Kicks off in Philadelphia

Parking in Center City can be the bane of many people’s existence. It’s a common occurrence. You have to be somewhere in the city and you just can’t seem to find parking anywhere. It can be extremely frustrating and it causes many people to steer clear of the city. How can this problem be solved?…

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