Posts Tagged “technology”

How Saxbys makes life better one cup of coffee at a time

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How Saxbys makes life better one cup of coffee at a time

The world runs on coffee among other things, yet not much has changed in the world of coffee besides a Caramel Macchiato or Soy Vanilla Latte.  CEO of Saxbys Coffee Nick Bayer has something to say about that.  “It’s hard to be great at providing a service that consumers come to you for.” Said Bayer….

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Virtual Reality, 3D Printing, Self Driving Cars, Drones and How They Will Affect Us

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Virtual Reality, 3D Printing, Self Driving Cars, Drones and How They Will Affect Us

The more I read about the Oculus Rift or other virtual reality (VR) goggles, 3-D printers and what they are creating, self-driving cars from Google, Tesla, or Apple, and how drones are really taking over our skies, I start to wonder where is our society headed? We already revolve our lives around technology, whether social…

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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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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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How to find out if your idea is worth pursuing

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How to find out if your idea is worth pursuing

So you have a new idea for an app, a product, or just a small business that will allow you the freedom to quit your job. It’s a very daunting and intimidating path that you are about to take, and most people don’t take the risk, they are too afraid. So how do you eliminate…

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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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Create and Share Personalized Lists with The List App

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Create and Share Personalized Lists with The List App

The List, a new app created by actor and comedian BJ Novak, has been released on the Apple Store. The app allows its users to create lists about anything their heart desires. Want someone to know your favorite movies? Make a list. Want the world to know about all the places you’ve visited? Make a…

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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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Self-Driving Delivery Robot Revealed

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Self-Driving Delivery Robot Revealed

Starship Technologies, a European startup company, has released details on their new project, a self-driving robot that will deliver groceries right to your door. The robot will be able to carry almost twenty pounds of groceries and will make it to its destination in 30-minutes or less. Prototypes are currently being used in a test…

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Amazon Launches Black Friday Deals Store

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Amazon Launches Black Friday Deals Store

So it begins. Amazon’s Black Friday deals surfaced on Sunday. The website claims it will have thousands of deals from various categories between now and Christmas. Amazon Prime members will have 30-minute early access to over $30,000 lightning deals. This is definitely a positive for members because the big-ticket items tend to disappear quickly. The…

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