Google Chromebook – Just Another Netbook?

You’ve likely heard of Google Chromebooks already, but if you haven’t you can think of them as netbooks designed to run pretty much nothing but a web browser. That’s simplistic, I know, they can do more than that, but I think that is the key to their utility now and their feasibility for businesses into… Read more »

The Coming Death of Check-in Services

Remember when you checked-in at every restaurant, event space, and heck even your house from your phone? If not, don’t worry. That trend is slowly dying before it ever had the chance to become something your mom and dad got into. Whew. Foursquare was the leader of these kind of location-based apps, but has been… Read more »

New York Tech Day 2013

NY Tech Day is like a massive science fair for entrepreneurs to exhibit their startups. This year it will be held on Thursday, April 25th at Pier 92, and will welcome 450+ startups, 10,000 attendees, Angels, Investors, Venture Capitalists, Hordes of Press, Job Seekers, and Technical Talent. The 2011 inaugural expo completely sold out New York’s Lexington… Read more »

Kick-ass Network Coming to the Atlanta Tech Village

Now that Ripple is not only the official IT service provider for the Atlanta Tech Village, but also one of the first companies to take up residency in the 100,000+ sq/ft building (currently undergoing a complete overhaul) we want to keep everyone up-to-date on the installation of the new superfast network that Ripplers will be… Read more »

Favorite Websites: April 2013 Edition

The internet is a great resource for useful tools to help with everything from email management to making a grocery list. Ripplers are discovering new sites and software on a near-constant basis in an effort to keep up with the latest and greatest innovations and IT solutions. So, we’re sharing a couple of our favorite websites each… Read more »

Big Data Week 2013 in Atlanta

Big Data Week, an international touring conference featuring a series of events and meetups, will be in Atlanta starting April 22nd and will continue through the 28th. If you’re unfamiliar with the now three-year running event, which this year is being produced by media140 Worldwide, here’s the description from the official BDW site: Big Data Week is… Read more »

Salvage, A Vintage Arts & Crafts Show in Atlanta

Photograph courtesy of Salvage Atlanta. Salvage is a curated vintage arts and crafts show produced by the same people involved with the Indie Craft Experience (or ICE Atlanta). This one-day event takes place this Saturday, April 13th and will feature clothing, decor, home goods, furniture, books and more, the majority of which have been crafted from vintage… Read more »

ATV Promises New Recognition for Atlanta-based Tech Companies

Big news! As Mike announced earlier, Ripple is now not only the official IT service provider of the ATV (or Atlanta Tech Village if you prefer the long way home), but we’re also moving in! So, what exactly is big deal about this new spot? Well, let us fill you in on why we’re so excited to… Read more »