Archives for September 2017

15 Discounted Products That Will Upgrade Your Life

Sleep better, stay hydrated, be productive, track your fitness: There’s a hack for almost everything these days. For this weekend only, we are featuring products that will not only give your life a huge upgrade but are also heavily discounted at up to 65% off. Whether you need better health or just a smarter watch, these … read more

Stress Less: TouchPoints Basic Awarded $75K in Flash Funding from Arrow

TouchPoints Basic is the latest Indiegogo campaign to win flash funding from Arrow, as part of the Arrow Certification Program. Imagine suddenly waking up in the middle of the night, crying, drenched in sweat and your heart beating out of your chest. Confused, you frantically try to figure out what’s happening, but have no recollection of … read more

12 Inspiring Quotes From Female Founders

As we wrote about last year, more women are getting turned down for investment opportunities even though women-led venture-backed companies earn 12% more revenue than male-led companies. Only 2.7% of venture-backed companies from 2011 to 2013 had female CEOs. Despite these hurdles, we have countless women on our site being bold to make change happen … read more

Eight’s Backers Helped Turn This Idea Into A Connected Smart Mattress

Founder Matteo Franceschetti left the life of a lawyer to change the world through successful business ventures. This meant a change in scheduling, a faster paced lifestyle, and unfortunately, a loss of sleep. During seven years of being an entrepreneur, Matteo learned that he had lost approximately 900 hours of sleep due primarily to restless … read more

A.I. Robots Teach STEM, Security Cameras Arrive in Chicago, and Other Tech Wins

If you want to get into an investor mindset before you read about the following campaigns, check out the first episode of Elevator Pitch on Entrepreneur, and see what you think of of the latest innovation ideas. Creative You’ve already heard about this campaign, but you should hear about it again. We Go Higher started as a film … read more