EGX Rezzed 2016 – SpecialEffect Charity Interview With Mark Saville

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During our time at EGX Rezzed, myself and Alex Baldwin met with Mark Saville, who is a member of an awesome charity, a charity which makes games available again for all of those who have physical disabilities. SpecialEffect’s mission is to help people with all types of needs, whether it be those who have suffered strokes, have been in car accidents, suffer from ... Read More »

YouTube Channel Spotlight – Many A True Nerd


Welcome to a new monthly feature here on TechRaptor, this feature will involve highlighting a gaming related YouTube channel that is up and coming or interesting. The intention of this feature is to help you all discover great new YouTube channels which I find interesting, entertaining or out-and-out crazy. We will also include a Q&A with the YouTuber to find out why ... Read More »

An Interview With Thomas Spargo, Founder of Gamer’s Rhapsody

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This weekend, Gamer’s Rhapsody will hold it’s inaugural event – and I’ll be there! I had some questions about the convention, so I emailed the founder of the event to get some more background. What made you decide to start a convention? Is there a certain goal you have for the event? I started the convention because I have a ... Read More »

TechWeek Chicago 2014 – Interview with SingleHop Co-Founder Dan Ushman

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Founded in 2006 SingleHop founders Dan Ushman and Zak Boca met in an AOL chatroom for programmers at the age of twelve . Four years later, Dan and Zak  had their own companies (yes, in high school) and then decided to collaborate to form their first web-hosting company, without ever even meeting in person! Since that faithful day SingleHop has been successful to say the ... Read More »

TechWeek Chicago 2014 – A talk about the Cloud with Alex Brown

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If you’re a member of the technology industry, you usually can’t go a day without hearing about “Cloud”. For those of us that know what that actually means, we’re used to the concept now – and know how to handle people referencing it. There are a lot of misconceptions about the “Cloud”, namely that many think it’s an actual platform ... Read More »

TechWeek Chicago 2014 – Jeff Hoffman shares his advice for startups

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The Technology industry is rapidly expanding, and with it – the world of startups and small businesses. Around the world, startups are becoming the reason for rapid growth, with companies like ColorJar, Instagram, Keeper, and hundreds of others experiencing rapid growth due to their ingenuity. Because of that, the industry is growing company by company – bringing innovative products and services ... Read More »