Both Tesla and its chief executive Elon Musk are known for taking on risky or otherwise financially dangerous challenges that […]
What People Were Searching While Donald Trump Was Becoming The Next President
I, like most Americans, woke up today feeling a little hungover. A 12-hour-long, down-to-the-wire election had culminated with the election […]
You Can Now Listen to The First Ever Electronic Music, Invented by Alan Turing in 1951
Everyone who has children knows how important it is to record things like first steps, first words, and first musical performances. […]
Lyft Plans To Be Mostly Electric Self-Driving Cars in Five Years
This has been a big month for transportation. We saw a solar car, an electric bus, and now, a detailed article from Lyft […]
Custom 3D-Printed Supplement Pills Will Control Quantity & Effect Timing
Studies such as this one in the Annals of Internal Medicine have shown that many dietary supplement pills are ineffective […]
Life from Death: Organic Burial & Cremation Startups Turn Remains to Trees & Diamonds
In the past few years, I’ve had to say my final goodbye to my dad, grandmother, godfather, cousin, aunt, and best […]
Pay-Per-Article Journalism Platform Blendle Hits 1 Million Users After U.S. Release
A few months ago, we covered the pay-per-article media platform Blendle as a rare glimmer of hope in the dismal […]
Tesla Autopilot Drove Man With Medical Emergency To Hospital, So It Can Save Lives Too
The Tesla autopilot function may have been called into question due to two high-profile summer accidents but, here’s one story about a self-driving vehicle saving a life.
GrubMarket Farm-to-Door Marketplace & App Has Now Raised Over $32 Million
With another $20 million raised in August, GrubMarket is expanding its farm-to-table food delivery services and is ready to take on the big boys.
How Much Can InsurTech Startups Really Disrupt Insurance?
Sometime in the 1300s a merchant in Genoa figured out he could make money by betting on cargo being lost […]
What The Blockchain Is, What It Isn’t, And Why It’s Going to Change Everything
The Oxford University Press inducted “bitcoin” into its online dictionary in 2013, along with a bunch of other esteemed words […]
The 5 Most Badass Programmers of All Friggin’ Time
Computer programmers aren’t always known for their badassery. Assuming of course that “badass” still means something akin to “capable of death-defying […]
2 Startups Helping Us Fight Parking Tickets & Traffic Tickets
Anyone who has seen the show Parking Wars knows that getting a parking ticket or traffic ticket (or worse, getting booted) […]
A Connected Digital Canvas of Infinite Art for Under $500
More than just a digital photo frame, Meural is a stylish, connected canvas that allows you to view an unlimited collection of global art and photography in one single unit, including your own photography as well as images and art curated by museums, galleries, and studios.
13 Startups I Need You To Not Start Up
At any given time, there are good startup ideas and there are bad startup ideas. Here are 13 bad ones. Email, messaging, networking, collaboration and friend finding apps – they’ve been done. And smart toys, foodie apps, and selfie sticks are killing our collective souls. So, when you’re looking for the next great business idea, please pass on these. Please.
Pokémon Turned 20 And Here’s Why You Should Care
Pokémon helped usher in the era of video gaming consumerism for the masses and created a new genre that still influences the industry through games on smartphones, Facebook, and more.
Things Now Buy Themselves When They Run Out
With Amazon Dash Replenishment Service we no longer have to order things like water filters, detergent or pet food. When they’re low, they order themselves. The impact on competition, advertising and ecommerce remains to be seen.
Target and Techstars, and Accelerating the Future of Retail
It’s the beginning of the end of the beginning of an era. “Disruption” has been the buzzword of the startup […]
An Uber for Doctor House Calls
We’ve all been there. Too sick to get out of bed. Too busy to make it to the doctor’s office […]
Will Self-Driving Cars Disrupt Uber?
Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last couple of years, you probably know what Uber is. You also […]
The Grid: Website Powered By AI
When The Grid first unveiled its grand vision of creating “websites that design themselves”, it caused quite a stir. Some […]
Will PageCloud Disrupt Web Design?
Creating a website has never been easier. With an explosion of web design technologies, as well as a harmonizing of […]
The Grid vs PageCloud
Over the course of the last year, two startups, The Grid and PageCloud, have announced platforms that could potentially change the […]