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#NYCTech - When trying to go to a concert or sporting event last minute you either have to pay a lot, or you can go to a sketchy website that you don’t know if you can trust. Rukkus is making this a problem of the past. Rukkus, the ticket...
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Advertising - It wasn't too long ago that the consumer in the market for new home exercise equipment would visit her local department or sporting goods store to test out the options and compare the prices. Maybe she would buy a new treadmill on...
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Business - In a traditional payment model the user taps a card on a Point of Sale (POS) terminal.  The full payment is then executed by the terminal and delivered back to the register as a completed transaction.  A market led disruption of...
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#NYCTech - From the first written letters all the way to Alexander Graham Bell’s telephone, communication has always been around to make life easier. In our digital age this is not hard to see, but sometimes we are content with less...
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#NYCTech -  Cloud-based SaaS platforms are all the rage and startups are relying heavily on them to keep costs down and infrastructure low.  However even with this growth, there is room for optimization as there is an estimated $30B...
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#NYCTech -  You may have found out by now that running a business is not all fun and games. There are serious jobs that need to get done and sometimes you don’t have time to focus on the peripheral operational tasks jobs. Managed by Q (AKA...
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Advice -  While I was on vacation recently, my son and I watched Will Smith’s thought provoking movie, Concussion. Football has by far the highest concussion rate of all youth and high school sports. According to the Brain Injury Research...
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#NYCTech -  Traveling always looks like a spontaneous party that happens to work out perfectly when in reality, there are hours and hours of necessary planning that goes into every little detail. Despite this, few efforts have been made...
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Cool Tech -  Dwindling farm incomes and open-source software are inspiring homespun hackers, helping advance farming technology. Manitoba farmer Matt Reimer has created a tractor that drives itself.
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Bitcoin - Bitcoin may have risen over 35 percent so far this year, but it's the underlying technology behind the cryptocurrency that is exciting the world's major banks.Called the blockchain, it has been heralded as a potentially...
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#NYCTech -  You’ve learned all about product testing and whether it was from school or the Internet you know that based on who is testing the product and how it is framed can give you completely different results. Well a new...
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Healthcare -  Sean Parker, the billionaire mastermind behind Napster and Facebook's first president announced a $250 million donation to create an institute focused on cancer immunotherapy research
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Advertising - It’s the most wonderful time of the year: 2016 planning. With the New Year around the corner, we know content marketers are looking for insights and trends that will shape the year ahead and help their content stand out.On...
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#NYCTech - You know that friend who is really good at cooking, and when people tell them to pursue it they just shrug their shoulders humbly and give a bad excuse? Granted it’s not so simple to just start selling food but it just got a whole...
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#NYCTech -  Students at Brooklyn Technical High School nabbed a Grand Prize in Samsung's Solve for Tomorrow contest, by creating an app aimed at preventing traffic deaths.
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#NYCTech - It’s April: the season for baseball, flowers in bloom and the digital content NewFronts.To celebrate the upcoming NewFronts, the NY AdTech Group, hosted its semi-annual meetup recently, which featured a panel on programmatic...