POWERSQUARE® LAUNCHES ENGO, THE WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED PORTABLE MUSIC, CHARGING AND DOCKING STATION, VIA KICKSTARTER
June 14, 2016
, fast growing mobile accessories startup announced today the launch of a new Campaign to bring , a one-of-a-kind Music and Charging Hub, to market. ENGO combines the best of audio and mobile charging technologies into a unique patent-pending portable functional design. Now, for the first time, music lovers and techies can fast charge multiple devices anytime and anywhere while listening to their favorite tunes. Launching today on Kickstarter, ENGO is available for pre-orders starting at $99 with a total funding goal of $75,000.
ENGO integrates features never before seen together in a device of its class: a powerful Bluetooth speaker with microphone, a 10,000 mAh high efficiency power bank, Multi-device Fast Charging, Qi wireless charging and more in a water resistant functional design.
“We started ENGO with a challenge to build a device that is both stunning in its design and utilitarian in its functions” said Pavan Pudipeddi, CEO and Co-Founder of PowerSquare....
INSTITUTE FOR INNOVATIVE TEACHING IN PALM BEACH NAMES FELLOWS FOR HARVARD PROGRAM
June 14, 2016
The Palm Beach Day Academy, the oldest private school in Florida, has named five Newmyer Fellows selected to attend this summer's Project Zero Classroom Institute at Harvard University. Their participation at Harvard is funded by PBDA's Newmyer Institute for Innvoative Teaching, created three years ago by A. G. Newmyer III, a parent at the school.
This year's Newmyer Fellows are: Sarah Kemeness, head of the upper school; Valentina Gabrielli, upper school Spanish teacher; Ashley Hollern, upper school math and science teacher; Janice Remington, first grade teacher; and George Yeager, third grade teacher. The goal of the Harvard program is to deepen student understanding, to encourage learners to think critically and creatively, and to make learning and thinking visible.
Palm Beach Day Academy has long been recognized for providing advanced teacher training, for bringing innovation experts to campus, and for sharing its teacher training...
Leonel Baez Announces his Candidacy for the 15TH Congressional District in New York
June 14, 2016
Leonel Baez, community activist and entrepreneur, announced his candidacy for the 15th Congressional District in New York, saying he would be a strong voice in Washington, especially in a community lacking active federal elected leadership representation. Leonel Baez, a community board member and an experienced small business owner, announced that he is ready to fight for the community where he was raised, and bring forward progressive sustainable ideas to elevate the district from its current underperforming status.
“This candidacy is about bringing change to a community that has been abandoned and neglected by our elected officials in Washington,” said Leonel Baez, Congressional Candidate for the 15th Congressional District in the Bronx. The 15th Congressional District in the Bronx encompasses the neighborhoods of Mott Haven, Hunts Point, Melrose, Highbridge, Morrisania, East Tremont, Tremont, Morris Heights, University...
Business For Sale Deals Up For 5th Straight Month Says BizBen Index
June 14, 2016
California business for sale transactions for this May are up over the previous May, making it five straight months that business for sale transactions have been up year over year it was reported by the BizBen Index. The number of transactions completed in the month of May this year reached 1,458 compared to the 1,417 of 2015. The 1,458 completed transactions represents a slight increase from the total sold last month, but so far this year sales are up 11% over last year.
"I think what we are seeing with the increase in small business for sale transactions this year is that the economy, specifically the California economy, is improving.’ said Peter Siegel, MBA, Founder and President of BizBen.com, parent of the BizBen Index.
Siegel explained, "Because of the improved economy both in California and nationwide, we are seeing more small business owners decide that now is the time to sell and more buyers willing to invest. However, we should be cautious...
NEW: The Universe Speaks A Heavenly Dialogue COLLECTION
June 16, 2016
The world waited and prayed as the search for author Kim Klein’s daughter Talia’s missing plane went on for days. The search ended with tragic news; thirteen year-old Talia was found killed; her plane had crashed into a volcano in the Panamanian jungle. Kim thought her life was over until something miraculous happened: Talia started sending her mom messages from the afterlife!
At first Talia’s messages were just that—messages for her mom. But then Talia started to expand on her messages, with descriptions of what heaven is like, what happens immediately after you die, how everyone is capable of hearing spirits if they only believe, the need to live authentically, and of love and truth. Talia herself said that her messages needed to get out to the world. Thus Kim brought The Universe Speaks A Heavenly Dialogue to life. An in-depth journalized dialogue between Talia from heaven and “G,” a close friend of Kim’s here...
Jenna Milano hits another home-run with her latest musical release "FIRE"!!
June 14, 2016
For the past eighteen months, Jenna Milano's career has been in musical overdrive. Her first single “Electric,” released independently, became an instant international success in Europe, Australia, Brazil, and Puerto Rico. The Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts of Jenna Milano were flooded with positive feedback, DJ support, and an organic following. The single has earned over 50,000 streams on Spotify, strong iTunes sales globally, and continues to flood the airwaves in nightclubs and radio stations throughout the country.
“Electric” is currently airing in more than 15 radio markets and remains in high demand. Riding the success of this radio smash hit, Team Jenna went back into the studio and cooked up another banger: “FIRE.” One of the coolest factors about Jenna Milano's writing style is her ability to infuse raw lyrics with real-life experience of the culture. Jenna's track “FIRE”...
True Towing Launches Website to Provide 24/7 Marketing Leads to Towing Businesses
June 14, 2016
Wisconsin-based towing brand, True Towing, has launched an online website that will help towing company owners get more business in their city without any marketing hassle. is a towing and roadside assistance marketing brand that attracts customers across the country and forwards all leads directly to towing business they’ve partnered with in different service areas.
According to lead generation company , who helped developed the towing lead program, smartphone penetration has slowly but gradually taken nearly every service business by storm and the towing industry is no different. “The towing industry, like many others, has been slow to fully utilize internet marketing to generate leads,” they said. “Over 60% of towing customers search for a company from their phone; that's a big opportunity for towing companies to be the recipients of these phone calls."
Signing up to be a is simple – a dedicated location page is created...
Guudla Portable Diaper Changing Pad Offers Convenience and Unisex Design.
June 13, 2016
Babies need to be changed at home and on the go. Finding a way to accomplish this is not always easy. The Guudla Portable Diaper Changing Pad from CreditGrace, LLC offers a way to change babies regardless of location. The genuine leather elements adds a touch of sophistication and it is small enough to fit inside of a diaper bag or purse.
According to Baby Center, the average number of diapers a baby will go through per day in their first year is 10. Parents cannot always be at home or in a place where it is convenient to change a diaper. The Guudla Portable Diaper Changing Pad provides an instant location. It can be used at home, on a counter, on the floor, or even on a baby changing center that is provided in many public restrooms.
A washable lining is found within the changing pad. This makes it easy to keep clean and sanitized in between uses. A head pillow is incorporated into the changing pad as well, providing comfort for the baby when they are being wiped...
Why Investors Should Develop a Diversified Portfolio
June 13, 2016
As the U.S. stock market rises and falls in reaction to news about whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates or about whether energy prices are rebounding, the volatility creates uncertainty in the financial markets. That is why in times like this, the best thing that investors can do is to stay disciplined with a diversified portfolio.
Developing a sound investment portfolio across asset classes and industries is a simple way to mitigate your risks and position you to achieve your investment goals. Working with your financial advisor, you should diversify your portfolio in a variety of investments, including stocks, bonds, real estate, cash accounts like money markets, retirement accounts and other alternatives.
"The sources of market volatility are always changing, which can make some investors feel like 'this time it's different — this time, the market won't come back,' ” said Chris Kim, chief investment officer at Tompkins...
Sleep Smart Modular Mattress Emphasizes User Experience as Core Ideal
June 14, 2016
2016 is the year of rapid development in smart sleep products, including smart mattresses. Many established companies are picking up on this new hot trend and following it closely. However, an up-and-coming start-up from Houston TX, Sleep, is crowdfunding on Indiegogo.com in efforts to create an original and ultimate mattress.
Buying a mattress can be a very meticulous process and unfortunately, numerous consumers are not satisfied with their purchases. The mattress industry has not changed in a long time and is often stereotyped as not high-tech or cool as others. Sleep is out to transform perceptions by launching their “Mattress Revolution” crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo.com.
As simple as mattresses are, they are a quintessential part of everyday life. Humans sleep for about a third of their lives, sleep is also vitally important to physical and mental health. Insomnia, tossing and turning, lack of sleep quality: these are the motivating factors...