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Movie Ideas for DreamWorks Animation Now That Comcast Is Buying Them

Last week it was reported that Comcast is purchasing DreamWorks Animation for a staggering $3.8 billion dollars. In addition to DreamWorks, Comcast …

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Equity Crowdfunding & The JOBS Act in a Nutshell

With some of the recent analysis swirling around about funding in the tech and startup space, things may seem a little like cloud cover. But now that …

The Tuxedo Will.i.am Wore to The Met Gala Was an AI-Powered Wearable

Last night was the 2016 Met Gala. For those of you who don’t know, the Met Gala is a fundraising event for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s <b>Costume</b> …

With Software Like This, You Could Learn a New Language Faster Than You Can Say...

Learning a new language is on most bucket lists and resolution reminders, and unless you’re Tim Ferriss, you’re probably having a hard time checking …

Need A Portable Stone Floor Wood Burning Pizza Oven? Sure You Do.

Today it’s common to see families and individuals trying to recreate restaurant recipes in the interest of convenience, saving money, or tackling a …

The Wheel That Turns Every Bike Into an eBike

Entrepreneurs are generally told not to reinvent the wheel. And you probably shouldn’t, unless the wheel you have in mind transforms regular bicycles …

Are We Ready to Pull the Trigger on Smart Guns?

Last week, the White House released a plan to spur the development and availability of smart gun technology—tech that would make it impossible for …

This App Finds You The Hipster Area of Every Major City

Have you ever wanted to know the best joints to find Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR), pour over coffee, a hard-part pompadour, or just the general hipster …

HouseCall Means No More Crappy Plumbers

I am TERRIBLE at house repairs. Just plain awful.<p>I can replace light bulbs…and that’s about it. Plumbing? Forget it. Electrical? There’s a good …

Are You Ready To Launch? Check Out These Killer Startup Launch Tools

Whether you’re launching a new mobile app or unveiling your startup for the first time, it is imperative to have a detailed launch strategy in place. …

Instacart Is The Future Of Shopping And I've Never Been So Happy

I hate shopping.<p>No, hate isn’t strong enough. <i>Loathe</i> it.<p>Why? Because there are so many other things I would rather be doing than wandering around the …

Five Technologies You Need to Invest In

<b>Self-Driving Cars</b><p>There’s been a lot of talk in the news lately about self-driving cars, and many people are skeptical. What many people don’t realize …

Prepping for Snowboard Season - 4 Free Apps that Should be on Your iPhone

Are you a hardcore snowboarding enthusiast? Do you long for wild winter days all year just so that you can break out your board? You can maximize …

The Nextbit Robin and Fire Phone Syndrome

Smartphone naysayers come in all shapes and sizes.<p><b>Loius C.K.</b> believes smartphones are making a whole generation less empathetic and distracted from …

Conspire Is A Firm Believer In The Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon

Have you ever played “Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon”?<p>It works like this. Name a movie star. It can be a bigshot, like Leo DiCaprio, or some obscure guy …

Video Chat Sector Exploding - 8 Startups You Need to Discover!

<b>T-Mobile launched video chatting</b> within smartphone calling. <b>Yahoo rolled out their video chat app</b> to a global audience. Freshdesk purchased startup</b> …

Skycatch Is Making Robots In The Sky A Little Less Freaky

What comes to mind when you think about robots in the sky?<p>Some sort of freaky “Big Brother” surveillance? The sequel to <i>Minority Report</i>? Skynet from …

Tech vs The Business: NEVER Let That Terminology Happen in Your Company

Remember that scene in Billy Madison when Billy’s cute porkstick of a classmate says that he can’t wait to graduate and go to “hige school”? And then …

Bitium Wants To Make Your Cloud Computing Safe

Can we all just agree that the cloud-based software revolution is, perhaps, the best thing to happen since “Hanson” broke up?<p>I’m writing this article …

eSports in Ascendancy – It’s About Damn Time

How fun can it be watching people go about their workaday routines? Very, apparently.<p>Vicarious living has a new home in the modern livestreaming …

Honest Company: It Turns Out That Honesty Really Is The Best Policy

Snake oil. Miracle diet pills. The cure for cancer. Knockoff “Coach” purses. Imitation Nike shoes. Foakley’s (fake Oakley’s).<p>For thousands of years, …

Validating Virtual Reality in the Real World

Virtual reality has a promising future today as it did 20 years ago.<p>Like a boy band reject who overstays his welcome with a lackluster solo career, …

Confide Keeps Your Secret Messages VERY Secret

It’s very difficult to keep secrets these days.<p>Every other day, some “secret” information is getting plastered all over the Internet. Whether it’s …

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Toyota’s Car of the Near Future Is Intelligent, Not Autonomous

I’d hate to do it (not really), but I have a bubble to burst. That autonomous car thing? Not the best idea. At least for a while.<p>The race to …

Triplebyte and Their Brilliant Interview Strategy

Can we all just agree that job interviews are the worst?<p>It begins with the resume, where you’re supposed to somehow represent all your hopes and …

One Gig, One Day, One Location

If you love music, you’ll really dig Tkt.ninja! The site and future mobile app will give concert-goers a way to snag free tickets to local concerts …

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StockComp Is Making It Easy To Get In Early With Startups

Remember that $200 Walkman you bought back in 1985?<p>It was all the rage, and all the cool kids at your high school had one.<p>You would jam out to Bon …

6 Real(ish) Tips for Startups On How to Survive The Tech Bubble

A lot of people are saying that we’re staring at the crest of another tech bubble. As a result of the recent shenanigans in the stock market – and …

Startup Ideas Are Only As Good As Their Timing: Go Fix a “Fuck This”

As a peon for the average corporate farm-team, research has shown that the single most important factor in improving one’s odds of career advancement …

LikeThat Style: Visual Recognition App

Have you ever seen someone wearing a really great outfit and wondered where they got it from, but couldn’t work up the courage to walk up to them and …