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A Renter’s Problem Equals a Startup’s Solution

Jonathan Eppers, RadPad’s co-founder and CEO, started the company because he was looking for an apartment. RadPad was his solution. It turned out to be a good one. It’s received $12.8M in five rounds from...

Saving Grace: Solving the Root of the Problem

Hair maintenance has a reputation of being time consuming. Salons and beauty product developers are always looking for ways to make the process of having nice hair easier. Erica Harriss has developed a hair powder...  [Read More]

13 Tips to Get the Most out of Slack

What is your No. 1 tip for getting more out of Slack? The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership...  [Read More]

Startup Connection ’15 Set for November 18 at Washington University

Exciting news for St. Louis startups as Startup Connection returns with another $120,000 up for grabs. Startup Connection ’15, the St. Louis region’s largest event focused on innovation and entrepreneurship, will be held November 18,...  [Read More]

Butterscotch Shenanigans: Crashlands Crash Lands!

It’s been over two years since Techli’s last interview with game-developing startup Butterscotch Shenanigans, and in that time a lot has happened. The company has since launched four mobile games, and is looking forward to...  [Read More]

2015 JCI Symposium on Social Equality Recap

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MTC Meeting: Vote on Uber Postponed

Yesterday, Wednesday July 23rd, the Metropolitan Taxi Commission opted to postpone voting on changes allowing the company Uber to operate in St. Louis. The decision was not unanimous and members of the MTC were still pressing...  [Read More]

Ed’s reaction to MTC’s refusal to vote on Uber rule changes

Founder & CEO of Techli.com Ed Domain reacts to the St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission’s decision to not vote on Uber rule changes after the MTC’s meeting at St. Louis Community College.    [Read More]

Appbase: Databases for Startups

Good databases are an essential element for developers working to create applications in today’s market. Unfortunately, they are particularly tedious to manage, especially for younger companies who do not have the resources of big websites...  [Read More]

SmashToast: The End of Remotes

Remote controls are one of the modern inventions of our time that have gotten more and more unwieldy as the years go by. They’re easy to break or misplace, and often times have convoluted controls. Puck...  [Read More]

Applied Particle Technology: Using Science to Clean Air

Cofounders Pratim Biswas, Jiaxi Fang, and Tandeep S. Chadha.  Applied Particle Technology is one of the newest and most promising startups coming out of the Washington University community. Conceived by Professor Pratim Biswas, and co-founded by PhD...  [Read More]