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Motorola’s New Moto Mod Turns Your Moto Z into a Polaroid...

While Apple and Samsung have the lion's share of publicity and notoriety in the smartphone market, Motorola has quietly made some of the most...

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JPMorgan Chase Is Investing Millions in Chicago’s Minority Entrepreneurs

JPMorgan Chase & Co announced this month that it is investing over $2 million in a program to give grants to Chicago non-profit organizations. These grants are...

WeWork and Bunker Labs Want to Help Veteran Entrepreneurs

Co-working chain WeWork and Chicago's Bunker Labs want to help give veteran entrepreneurs a leg up. The two companies launched a national effort this week...

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Office Envy: Inside Glassdoor’s New Chicago Space

Glassdoor officially opened its new Chicago office Tuesday in Fulton Market. The 52,000-square-foot space currently holds 200 Glassdoor employees, and the workplace review site said...

This Ping Pong Tournament Aims to Raise $175k for Chicago Tech...

It's no secret that techies love ping pong, but those in Chicago's startup community will soon get the chance to play table tennis together...