If you feel like you’re always behind the times in startup trends, you’re not alone. Journalists build their entire careers on being analysts of the industry, trying to become the one who predicted the next Apple or Google. Following those journalists will connect you with greater trends and analysis. Many of them build and maintain [...]
DC startup uKnow wants to protects families online.
See how a new startup, Circle, is helping families sort out internet use.
These days, customers expect more from brands. Gone are the days when we make a purchase and walk away. Now, we often spend time and effort researching major purchases, and we care about the companies where we choose to spend our money. With the advent of social media, we have come to expect a [...]
The rise of the New York tech scene is the most significant development in the American startup world since the tech bubble burst in 2001. Ten years ago Silicon Valley was America’s only real startup technology hub, with minor outposts in Boston, Seattle, Houston, and New York. Now the American startup scene has a large, [...]
DC startup Social Radar raises $12.75 million in less than two months.
Email is ripe for a disruption but is it coming from Microsoft and Hotmail?
Jeff Bezos just disrupted the set-top box market. Amazon announces new set top box.
I guess someone forgot to tell the founders of Las Vegas startup SocialMatic that bringing Instagram to life was done over 50 years ago with the first Polaroid. Of course the technology needs an update and a digital camera with an Instagram style face, some filters and Polaroid prints may just do the trick. For [...]
“As long as the world is turning and spinning, we’re gonna be dizzy and we’re gonna make mistakes.” – Mel Brooks This is Devie. Besides being the avatar of cuteness he’s an eccentric mobile app developer. Devie is quite skilled when it comes to the mobile landscape in general and as such it would be [...]
At the Sundance film festival this week one of the biggest movies of the year is already jOBS. The biopic film stars startup investor and Hollywood hotshot Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs. While the film was screened at the event the first clips were released to the Internet depicting a conversation between Apple cofounder’s Steve [...]
The 26 year old founder of Reddit died yesterday in New York. Aaron Swartz was reportedly dealing with depression which was compounded by a July 2011 indictment for hacking JSTOR. Swartz, often considered by many as an Internet pioneer, had allegedly set up a laptop in a closet at MIT with the intent to take [...]
“This Isn’t the Petition Response You’re Looking For The Obama administration created the “We The People” petitioning platform in his first term. We The People is a petitioning platform on the official White House website. If a petition is started on the website and it garners more than 25,000 signatures by the people within 30 [...]
At CES 2013 Kingston, a name thats been trusted in memory for decades, unveiled their latest in the data traveler series, the largest USB flash drive ever. To go with it’s enormous size, 1TB, it also has an equally enormous name, The Data Traveler Hyper X Predator 3.0. This USB flash drive holds up to [...]