Corey Cummings
Corey Writer
Corey is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin in Madison where he received degrees in English and Creative Writing. He currently lives in Chicago and enjoys alternately obsessing over video games that aren't out yet and crazy gadgets he can't afford.


Impact Engine Poised to Kick Off First Demo Day

The accelerator is now on track for a final demo day on January 8th, showcasing its first class of companies to the Chicago community to prove that startups can be both socially conscious and profitable.  [Read More]

Win a Free Branding Overhaul in Smart Owl’s Video Competition

This month Chicago branding agency Smart Owl Creative has launched a contest offering $5,000 worth of branding services to a local startup.   [Read More]

earhoox Make Pesky Earbuds Exercise Viable

One New York-based startup has come up with an incredibly simple and effective solution for earbud frustration called earhoox -- a specially shaped silicone attachment for earbuds that helps keep them in your ear.  [Read More]

MeetAdvisors Launches Network to Connect Entrepreneurs With Experts

The new service has been dubbed the “Yelp for entrepreneurs” by Forbes, connecting founders with a variety of experts to help them get their ventures off the ground.  [Read More]

Kit Smartphone Case Makes Final Push In Kickstarter Campaign

This week Kit, Skipping Stone Technology’s multifunctional smartphone case, is on the last stretch to finish its Kickstarter campaign.  [Read More]

Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution With AskMeEvery

AskMeEvery works by letting users input a basic question like “Did I go to the gym?” or “When did I wake up?” that can be scheduled for a specific time each day either by text or email. Users can reply directly to these prompts and access the data online to see how they’re progressing with their goals.  [Read More]

5 Mobile Games to Save Your Sanity This Holiday Travel Season

Smartphones may be the only device that can save us from idly staring out the window as we travel this holiday season. We’ve rounded up some of the best mobile games currently available from Chicago and St. Louis developers to hold you over.  [Read More]

Everpurse Snaps Up Melissa Pierce, Sets Sights On High Fashion

This month Melissa Pierce, documentary filmmaker and founder of Chicago Women Developers, has joined the EverPurse team as a marketing and sales strategist leading up to the product’s launch in the Spring.  [Read More]

Cognitive Solutions: Chicago Neurofeedback Center Gives Your Brain a Tune-U...

The quickly moving field of neurofeedback is gaining a foothold in Chicago, and at Cognitive Solutions learning center in DePaul patients are using the emerging treatment to help with everything from learning disorders, anxiety, depression, and even self improvement.  [Read More]

Nuevo Labs: Accelerator Tapping Into Multicultural Markets Starts in Januar...

The 1871-based program will run startups through a three month program to get them ready to take on untapped markets beginning in the summer.  [Read More]