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4 Ways for Hardware Startups to Reduce Risk
Startups

4 Ways for Hardware Startups to Reduce Risk

When engineering, manufacturing and selling hardware products the best way to succeed is to plan ahead.
John Teel
This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide
Franchisors

This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide

Even brilliant kids need the right lessons -- and teaching methods. That's what fuels this tutoring franchise.
There's No Place Like Home for Early-Stage Mobile App Development
Mobile Apps

There's No Place Like Home for Early-Stage Mobile App Development

The negatives of offshoring mobile-app engineering outweigh the positives, at least in the beginning of the process.
Todd Chusid
How Cards Against Humanity Is Helping Women in STEM
Games

How Cards Against Humanity Is Helping Women in STEM

The card game's expansion pack is a big help for a good cause.
Want to Make A Lot of Money? Majoring in Engineering Is One Good Option.
Salary

Want to Make A Lot of Money? Majoring in Engineering Is One Good Option.

Although a bachelor's degree in one unlikely major boasts a mid-career median salary of $85,000.
Laura Entis
3 Tips to Save Money When Creating Your New Tech Product
Product Development

3 Tips to Save Money When Creating Your New Tech Product

You'll need a working prototype so investors know you're serious. Here's how to keep costs down.
John Teel
GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round
Ready To Launch

GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round

The San Francisco-based social coding platform is looking to raise another $200 million.
Catherine Clifford
These Tiny Robots Have Superhero Strength (VIDEO)
Robots

These Tiny Robots Have Superhero Strength (VIDEO)

The MicroTug robots mimic geckos and inch worms to haul things 100 times their size.
Nina Zipkin
Product Development

5 Steps to Developing Your Tech Product

While developing your own tech product may seem overwhelming, it is achievable -- even for non-techie entrepreneurs.
John Teel
Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better
Engineering

Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better

While the heavy hitters of the tech world often have their first choice in engineers, a new and formidable competitor is emerging: the startup.
Nicholas Clark
Need a Software Engineer? Here's How Much You Can Expect to Pay. (Infographic)
Infographics

Need a Software Engineer? Here's How Much You Can Expect to Pay. (Infographic)

Consider this your salary guide for computer wizards.
Catherine Clifford
100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life
Elon Musk

100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life

Thanks to an ambitious think-tank upstart, the bold billionaire's vision for a Jetson-esque 'fifth mode of transport' is inching closer to reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Tech Challenges That Keep Entrepreneurs Up at Night
Challenges

3 Tech Challenges That Keep Entrepreneurs Up at Night

In this age of information overload, startup founders who are aware and keep their heads above the competition will find success.
Wayne Dennison
GoldieBlox CEO: How I Went From Kickstarter to the Macy's Day Parade in Two Years.
GoldieBlox

GoldieBlox CEO: How I Went From Kickstarter to the Macy's Day Parade in Two Years.

Debbie Sterling says that to manage her company through such tremendous growth, she had to break through her own fears.
Catherine Clifford