The Vista360health Health Plan and Vista4me App

 

Vista360health is an Austin-born HMO health plan bringing an alternative to health coverage for Central Texans. Vista360health was established in 1994 recognizing that many Medicaid moms and babies got lost in the healthcare maze. Vista360health launched the first demonstration project for the State of Texas to better manage these patients. In 2016, again understanding that a key market has been easily overlooked by today’s healthcare landscape, Vista360health has launched a new plan to serve individuals and small employers. Continue Reading →

The Blinq Ring: Fashionistas Answer to Wearable Technology

Wearable technology has become more fashionable with more technology features day by day. One of the newest to come to market is the high fashion Blinq ring which provides the same functionality you get from a smartwatch. Blinq ring just launched their Kickstarter Campaign with a goal of $25,000 with $27,051 already pledged and 25days to go. Their campaign is All or nothing meaning it will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Sun, November 5 2017 1:23 PM CST. Continue Reading →

Austin Startup Week 2017: Schedule Picks and Perks Information

Austin (ATX) Startup Week is next week starting Monday and if you are attending it’s time to plan your schedule. Austin Startup Week is a free event offering networking meetings, meet ups and events celebrating the Austin startup culture and local startup businesses. Almost all of the 100+ events organized in 2017 are free and open to the public so no badges required. Continue Reading →

Sennheiser and Brandswalk to Host “The Sounds Of LA” Using the New Ambeo Smart Headset

Sennheiser announced today their collaboration with Brandwalk hosting the “Sounds of LA.” The public art installation will be held from October 14th through October 20th at Downtown L.A.’s The Bloc. Continue Reading →

SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018 Updates

Source: SXSW, Samantha Burkard

There have been a few updates for SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018. As your local guru and as promised below are the latest updates that include the announcements of the Keynote for the 2018 Conference & Festival for SXSW EDU and SXSW 2018 Community Service Awards Honorees. Continue Reading →

Information for the 2017 Small Business Expo in Austin

The Small Business Expo for Austin is next Tuesday, October 3rd, from 9am-5pm and located at the Palmer Events Center in Hall 2. The Small Business Expo is one of America’s biggest business-to-business annual trade show, conference & networking event. They have 18 Small Business Expo locations in major cities across the country. The Small Business Expo helps small business owners, start-ups and entrepreneurs take their business to the next level. Continue Reading →

Opter Pose: The Posture Correcting Wearable Device

Posture is definitely something that you need to pay attention to, especially for those of us who have desks jobs or work from a home office.

Per Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Statistics on average, 95% of an office workers’ day is spent sitting in front of the computer. Musculoskeletal injuries resulting from poor workplace ergonomics (i.e.: bad posture) account for 34% of all lost workday injuries and illnesses. Office ergonomics done right can increase productivity on average by 11%. Continue Reading →

Introducing Olly the Home Robot by Emotech

This week Olly by Emotech launched their Indiegogo campaign with a goal of $100,000 to accomplish over the next month. Olly is the first home robot with personality designed to do more than simply respond to commands. Olly actually uses advanced machine learning technology to remember your habits and proactively assist with your day-to-day routine. Continue Reading →

Celebrate Oktoberfest with the Pico Pro and Enjoy $150 off the Retail Price

The Pico Pro precision brewing appliance allows you to craft 5 liters of fresh beers in your own kitchen in about 2 hours. Your brew will be fermented, carbonated, and ready to enjoy in about a week. In celebration of Oktoberfest Pico Pro is $150 off through 10/1/17 by using coupon code OKTOBER150. Continue Reading →

CES 2018 Guide and Tips

It’s that time again! Just as you were getting over the CES hangover it’s already time to register and book your hotel. We are 111 days till CES 2018. This will be my 5th consecutive year covering CES, this isn’t my first rodeo to say the least.

Like every year I’m posting important information you will need to make your CES 2018 a successful experience, see below. Continue Reading →