Life August 30, 2014 posted by Guest Post

5 Super Easy Health Tips for Call Center Agents

It’s easy to become idle and inactive during a shift at a call center, especially if you spend the majority of your time at a desk. Ideally, your company uses call center solutions that schedule frequent breaks. However, even with breaks, we stay at our desks and don’t mobilize. This can cause long-term damage to your joints, muscles, posture, and overall health. To avoid many of the health problems associated with inactivity, follow these five simple tips to keep yourself healthy while working: 1. Get plenty of rest The importance…

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5 Super Easy Health Tips for Call Center Agents
emerging technologies events August 29, 2014 posted by Adrian Ignatescu

Re.Work Tech Conference 2014 Is Coming To London

We are more than happy to announce that one of the most interesting technology and innovation conference, Re.Work, is coming to London in just a few weeks. The RE.WORK Technology Summit 2014 brings together entrepreneurship, science and technology to re-work the future and tackle some of the world’s greatest challenges. We are really excited because the lineup this years looks extremely interesting, with guests from the entrepreneurship world as well as researchers and  top level mangers from companies like IBM and Microsoft. The full lineup can be found here. Among the main…

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Re.Work Tech Conference 2014 Is Coming To London
infographic August 7, 2014 posted by Adrian Ignatescu

The Evolution of 21st Telecommunications [Infrographic]

It all started in the past when people or better said tribes used drums in regions like Africa, South America and smoke in America and China to communicate with eachother. Mail followed in the 6th century and soon it was followed by the telegraph invented by Samuel Thomas von Sömmerring in the 18th century. The first mobile phones appeared in 1973 - First modern-era mobile (cellular) phone and one decade after, the Internet exploded. Below we would like to present a short infographic of the evolution of mobile phones and data networks in…

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app August 4, 2014 posted by Sarah Smith

5 Must-Have Apps for You Next Road Trip

Taking a road trip on your next vacation can be a fun and exciting adventure. While you may want to let loose and go where the wind takes you, it is common to plan at least a rout to your destination. When you want some help with the best routes, sites along the way and other useful information, check out some of these great road trip apps.  GasBuddy If you are trying to stay on a budget while on the road, the GasBuddy app is perfect for those who want…

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app July 29, 2014 posted by Elvis Adomnica

Makemove – Meet Talented People Outside Your Network

Imagine the following scenario. You have a startup and you need a web developer to build and maintain a website for your business. You can hire a freelancer to do the job but what about maintenance? How can you make sure you get good quality work? In that case you’ll try to find someone locally so you can work together and make sure he meets your needs. You ask in your network of friends if someone knows such a developer and post a job ad on a specialized website. You…

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Makemove – Meet Talented People Outside Your Network
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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