CATEGORY: TECH

Virtual Reality: new options for play and for playing doctor

Virtual Reality: new options for play and for playing doctor

Whether speaking about using Virtual Reality to play games or to get to play...


Water-saving ideas are taking seed with thoughts toward spring

Water-saving ideas are taking seed with thoughts toward spring

Winter may be in full swing across the Midwest, but thoughts of spring, with...



Decentralizing Startups for Rural Entrepreneurship Ecosystems in the Midwest

Decentralizing Startups for Rural Entrepreneurship Ecosystems in the Midwest

“Entrepreneurs are among the most overlooked assets for community change in rural areas nationwide,”...


The Midwest Leads The Way In Social Entrepreneurship

The Midwest Leads The Way In Social Entrepreneurship

For many coast dwellers, the Midwest might appear to be a cluster of corn...


Wisconsin Startup Creates App Giving Users Insight Into Corporations’ Political Donations

Wisconsin Startup Creates App Giving Users Insight Into Corporations’ Political Donations

With today’s constant headlines of Google and Facebook unintentionally influencing the course of political...


Chicago Startup AdBasis Acquired By Airbnb

Chicago Startup AdBasis Acquired By Airbnb

On November 13th 2017, Airbnb announced the acquisition of SaaS advertising startup AdBasis. The Chicago...


Wisconsin initiative invests $1M to reduce risk aversion for tech startups

Wisconsin initiative invests $1M to reduce risk aversion for tech startups

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and Invest in Wisconsin team up to develop an initiative that...


The rise of reviews: why Facebook bought an app that encourages honesty

The rise of reviews: why Facebook bought an app that encourages honesty

Keeping up with popular trends of today’s youth can be tough and at times...


Illinois edtech company releases cutting-edge platform supporting STEM education

Illinois edtech company releases cutting-edge platform supporting STEM education

Illinois-based organization GreenApple has released a new STEM education platform this month aimed at...


Techli’s parent company acquires the Midwest’s kindred spirit in India

Techli’s parent company acquires the Midwest’s kindred spirit in India

Media incubator Espacio — Techli‘s parent company — has announced today its most recent acquisition...