Posts Tagged “technology”

Why you should think about starting a career in technology

By |

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…

Read more »

How fake news has infiltrated the media

By |

How fake news has infiltrated the media

The media has always had a monumental impact on the opinions of the public, and while the knowledge of current events is important for a strong social structure and understanding, fake news can have a devastating impact. Being surrounded by mass media from a young age makes us more susceptible to accepting false information presented…

Read more »

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

By |

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…

Read more »

8 Reasons Why I Deleted Snapchat Today

By |

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…

Read more »

Why investors should invest in entrepreneurs more than companies

By |

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…

Read more »

What tools to use to best collaborate with your team

By |

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…

Read more »

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

By |

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…

Read more »

Why Running a Tech Startup is one of the Most Challenging Jobs Out There

By |

Why Running a Tech Startup is one of the Most Challenging Jobs Out There

As most of you know, I am currently running my fifth tech startup and just launched the beta site last month. To most people, my job seems glorious, fun, exciting, and full of perks. But the truth is, running my tech startup is the most difficult, challenging, and stressful job I’ve ever had, and here’s…

Read more »

Xbox One Update Will Include New Gamerscore and Party Chat Features

By |

Xbox One Update Will Include New Gamerscore and Party Chat Features

Microsoft revealed details on 2016’s first Xbox One update. Some of the new features include a Gamerscore leaderboard, party member visibility, suggested friends, joinable Twitch broadcasts and Xbox News. Other improvements include the ability to hide games from the ready-to-install list and an updated activity feed. Trending topics, Xbox Home, and pinning will also see…

Read more »

FOHO: Fear of Helping out in the Philly tech scene

By |

FOHO: Fear of Helping out in the Philly tech scene

In Silicon Valley there is a popular term called FOMO (Fear of Missing out), meaning investors throw money at as many tech startups as they can because they’re afraid to miss the next Uber or Facebook. If only that were the case here in Philadelphia. Instead we have quite the opposite.  I am coining a…

Read more »