travel startups July 24, 2014 posted by Elvis Adomnica

Startuptravels, a Global Social Platform Aimed at Traveling Entrepreneurs

Startuptravels is a new Global Social Platform which combines the features of LinkedIn and Airbnb helping you to find short term and business networking opportunities wherever you go. The platform allows you to connect with local entrepreneurs and professionals while traveling. You can find a place to stay, a desk to work at or even just arrange a meet up for coffee. Have a look at the video bellow for a nice introduction.   At the moment, the founders are trying to sign up as many entrepreneurs as possible so…

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Startuptravels, a Global Social Platform Aimed at Traveling Entrepreneurs
app fashion startups July 24, 2014 posted by Adrian Ignatescu

Mira app – Your Cool Personal Fashion Advisor

A Memphis-based startup announced today the upcoming launch of their new mobile app, Mira, that helps users make what-to-wear decisions by collecting opinions on their outfits from everyday people and fashion bloggers. The free-to-download app promises to deliver reliable fashion feedback to users uploading pictures of the outfits they’re comparing in two minutes or less – “A lot faster than texting photos to a group of friends,” says co-founder and CTO Morgan Steffy. Through a voting-based game that feels a bit like the popular dating app, “Tinder,” users can give…

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Mira app – Your Cool Personal Fashion Advisor
infographic July 24, 2014 posted by Elvis Adomnica

[Infographic] What Does It Cost to Run a Startup?

Have you ever wondered what does it cost to run a startup? The following infographic, created by Staff.com, helps you understand the difference of salary for web developers and designers, and office space costs for several cities around the world.   Staff.com – Connecting Great Companies with Global Talent office cost startup

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device Trending July 24, 2014 posted by Leana Thorne

Apple’s HomeKit – Latest Smart Home Hit

It seems that the word smart is definitely the buzzword of the IT field in the last couple of years. When the smartphone emerged and began conquering the technology market, we thought that there can hardly be anything smarter than that. We could surf the net, open documents on the smartphone, find our ways in and out the desired locations and many other things. However, with the growth of Nest and its acquisition by Google, whose main goal by doing that is leaving the competition behind in terms of integrated…

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Apple’s HomeKit – Latest Smart Home Hit
emerging technologies July 9, 2014 posted by Deney Dentel

Cloud Computing Services – One of the Hottest Emerging Technologies in Financial Services

Cloud Computing Services – One of the Hottest Emerging Technologies in Financial Services With the advent of cloud computing new avenues to gain agility and flexibility have opened up, however, what is still preventing financial service firms from taking full advantage of the cloud is the need to safeguard customer information and assure compliance of standards. Making use of a dedicated server: Dedicated server is the old and trustworthy way of hosting anything from highly interactive websites to web applications. It follows a simple system of buying a server from…

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startups general June 30, 2014 posted by Leana Thorne

Top Cities to Launch a Startup in US

If you are a young entrepreneur it means only one thing – you are driven and eager to be successful and noticed. Still, it’s not all about how you play your cards, it also has to do with WHERE you do it. According to Forbes list and some other research conducted, the cities listed down are the best place to launch a startup in the US. And why? Read on and find out. 1. San Diego, CA San Diego is one of the top cities to launch your business and…

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Top Cities to Launch a Startup in US
e-commerce June 3, 2014 posted by Adrian Ignatescu

Teezily is expanding in Europe

Teezily is the best way to design and sell custom apparel online. It’s a growing ecommerce platform that allows anyone to create and sell custom shirts of their own design and finance the production of the shirts through a crowdfunding campaign. Their  main goal is to make selling shirts you design easier than ever through leveraging social media to help you make money and raise funds for charities. “Teezily aims at removing all the barriers to entry so as everybody could bring their ideas to life and take a full part…

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Teezily is expanding in Europe
marketing June 3, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

How to Grow Your Business with SMS Marketing

Text message marketing, or SMS marketing (short message service), is a relatively new form of communication that allows business owners to instantly provide information and offers about their products to any number of customers via their mobile phone with a single click of a button. No matter how large a subscriber list, a bulk SMS gateway provider can get the word out instantly and effectively across town or across the globe. A host of business SMS services is available that can be utilized effectively and affordably in just about any…

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Trending June 2, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

Why Developed Countries Issue Entrepreneur Visas

While many people have been disappointed in their attempts to go to foreign countries even for visits, there is hardly any country that does not accept highly skilled immigrants with great potential. No matter how skeptical a government is about the advantages of immigration, it relaxes its restrictions when dealing with potential immigrants with proven skills, and the higher the skills, the fewer the restrictions. Governments are especially receptive towards immigrant entrepreneurs, particularly those behind high-growth and high-tech startups that appeal to policymakers. Policymakers are increasingly resorting to facilitating startups…

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service startups May 25, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

Hire an IT Management Service

Advancements in technology help companies run more efficiently. However, hackers use advancements in technology in a sinister way. Someone who is unethical and technology savvy can steal sensitive company information. Security breaches often lead to lawsuits from employees and customers. Every business owner wants to avoid a security breach and negative media attention. Recently, more companies are working with IT management services to keep their personal information secure. If you are considering outsourcing your IT security, you should research IT companies carefully. The ideal IT management company will have an…

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emerging technologies May 20, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

Envisioning The Electric Aircraft of Tomorrow

Look to the sky and we see plumes of fuel burning behind an aircraft as it cuts across the sky. Mitigating the impact of this wasteful practice, the consumption of thousands of gallons of jet fuel, requires a solution today before our atmosphere is hopelessly enveloped in toxic emissions from domestic and oceanic flights.   The dawn of the solution comes in the form of green technology, hybrid aviation developments. They promise hybrid power capable of one day replacing the hydrocarbon-hungry turboprop engines that currently catapult aircraft great distances across…

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accelerators May 15, 2014 posted by Elvis Adomnica

Openaxel launches its open acceleration platform to promote growth for accelerators and startups at a European level

Openaxel (Opening Acceleration across Europe) launches the first open acceleration platform in Europe gathering new acceleration services, creating European-level visibility and access to investors. The platform provides a unique opportunity for startups and SME’s with ambitions for European growth. With the financial support of the European Commission, a consortium composed of, among others, three of the major accelerators of the entrepreneurial ecosystem (Accelerace, Wayra and AppCampus) will nurture an Open Acceleration ecosystem in order to encourage collaboration between European accelerators. “After analyzing that most operate locally and do not have…

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Web May 15, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

Web Design Principles to Make Your Company Blog More Popular

If you run a business and host a blog, not only can you show off your product or service, but you can rise in the organic search results of Google. While true, plenty of entrepreneurs don’t know what they are doing. And, as a result, when running a blog without understanding basic design principles, you will not excite your customers or keep them interested in the long-term. While true, if you follow these five web design principles, you can create a popular company blog. Simple to navigate: If you want…

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marketing May 14, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

Business Consultants: The New Faces Of Tech

In today’s technological world, there are two kinds of businesses – those that are online and those that are no longer in business. Increasingly more businesses have had to go online and employ new marketing and development strategies designed to engage audiences and potential clients on the World Wide Web. Likewise, business advisors and consultants have had to diversify their approach, and those who have a firm handle on marketing technologies and strategies have become an increasingly vital asset to small businesses and large companies alike. So much so that…

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startups general May 12, 2014 posted by Adrian Ignatescu

Lean Analytics – Entrepreneurial analytics

The Lean Startup movement is gaining more and more field in a lot of countries these days. This is basically iterative approach to finding the right product and market with a constant cycle of building, measuring, and learning. Ben Yoskovitz and Alistair Croll, two startup veterans, have developed a special methodology for analytics in the startup phase. By measuring and analyzing as you grow, you can validate whether a problem is real, find the right customers, decide what to build, and how to monetize it. Alistair is quite a public person as…

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