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6:52 am on Friday January 11, 2013

#MYR Start-ups: Reward Board wins Foursquare Hackathon NASDAQ grand prize (update)

update at the bottom... Myrtle Beach area app developers gathered last weekend to participate in a “hackathon”, a global contest that challenges developers to take an idea from concept to a complete functional product in one weekend. The 2 projects...
1:12 pm on Thursday November 8, 2012

#MYR Start-ups: Cowork MYR is open for new members

I could pretend that TheDigitel Myrtle Beach and Cowork MYR aren't related to each other and we're just here to cover another story. But the truth is TheDigitel Myrtle Beach and Cowork MYR share many things together. For starters, they share the...
8:05 am on Tuesday September 18, 2012

#MYR Start-ups: Jumpoff takes crowd-funding vertical

The team behind the Myrtle Beach based Wild Creations has launched a new startup that mashes up the crowd funding and incubator models into a industry specific verticle. It's called Jumpoff.  Projects will range from toys, games, electronics, art,...
5:38 am on Wednesday July 25, 2012

Local developer works on major movie videogame

Opening August 17, the movie ParaNorman by LAIKA animation studio has a companion mobile videogame called 2-BIT BUB that was partly developed right here in Myrtle Beach.  2-BIT BUB is an adorably odd action-puzzler starring mobile gaming's weirdest...
8:28 am on Monday March 19, 2012

Grand Strand Tech Council showcases local tech (Update:Tech EXPO on Wednesday)

Photo by TheDigitel Myrtle Beach Update 3/19/2012:  The Grand Strand Tech EXPO is this Wednesday, March 21, 2012 from noon to 6 p.m. in Grand Ballroom at the Sheraton Convention Center Hotel, 2101 North Oak Street in Myrtle Beach. Admission and...
8:10 am on Thursday March 1, 2012

#MYR Start-ups: Bryish Sport App brought to you by 5th graders

Holly Roesing, Cooper Bryson, Baker Parrish, and John Sanders, chairman of the Grand Strand Technology CouncilBryish Sport App comes to us from an atypical source - the Technology Club at Lakewood Elementary School `On Thursday, February 23, 2012,...
4:04 am on Wednesday February 22, 2012

#MYR Start-ups: Checkeeper.com makes writing checks easy (Exclusive link)

Checkeeper.com is a web application with an innovative user interface that allows you to print your own checks directly from the cloud. We've got the link that will get you access to this today. Printing checks, as opposed to hand-writing them,...
6:12 am on Thursday February 16, 2012

#MYR Start-ups: CarBounce.com revs up

CarBounce.com is a web application designed to help you keep ongoing tabs of the current value of your car and how much you owe on your loan. Using this information, car owners can determine the optimal time to buy and sell their vehicles. CarBounce...
3:42 am on Friday April 8, 2011

Grand Strand Business Startup Grant competition accepting applications

Flickr user billaday The Grand Strand SCORE and The Sun News have teamed up to offer $10,000 start-up funding to one lucky entreprenuer.  The competition seems pretty open to any idea. The only requirements being that the business plan must start...
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