What makes something cool? Is it to do with being fresh and original? Or with being bold and relevant? It’s probably a blend of all this which makes something cool. That’s what .tech is – the coolest new domain extension.
.tech powers spunky technology businesses on the Internet, ranging from passionate tech communities and professionals to IoT and AI startups, from student-driven knowledge-sharing platforms and hackathons to leading tech brands.
As a new domain extension, .tech has already emerged as the preferred choice for the global technology community. Let’s look at some cool .tech groups and individual users that have adopted this new domain extension.
SmartWare.TECH is the only Hardware and IoT Accelerator in the CEE region where investment experience is combined with machinery, prototyping capacities, and startup management know-how. SmartWare is an accelerator for startups that develop hardware, including (but not exclusively for) IoT startups. In addition to professional consultancy and business administration support, they provide technological, prototyping and manufacturing capacity to budding startups.
Jessica Rose is a passionate technology professional and founder of the Open Code meetup series. She cofounded Trans*Code, a tech community focused on skills development, community building, and intensive hack-days. She is a high energy public-speaker specializing in community building, executing outreach strategies and developing better processes for talent in technology. Being a tech enthusiast, Jessica is a self-taught technologist who works towards building a strong tech community.
Portographics.TECH is a unique tech community of students from the University of Porto, Portugal promoting computer graphics (CG). With the intention to develop and apply their knowledge beyond the classroom, they have created an active community of volunteer students to share knowledge, to learn independently and to carry out joint projects. They host events such as GameJam, a hackathon-like event for building video games.
HackSociety.TECH is a group of passionate hackers and tech community enablers who believe that hackathons are changing the world for the better. To encourage hackathons, HackSociety.TECH provides cool resources like sponsor introductions, promotions activities, mentorship programs and more for free. Clashhacks and Bharat Hacks are latest hackathon events organized by this India based tech community.
NonBinary in Tech (NBiT) is a free one-day event that focuses on highlighting the amazing work of people who identify partly or solely outside of the gender binary in the technology industry. Held at the Goldsmiths University, NonBinary.TECH is an event that is open for everyone to attend and features talks, panels and networking sessions. With a theme of ‘What excites you about technology?’, the event is open to people regardless of gender identity. Get your tech outfit a new domain name! Get .TECH here!