Colin W Barry

Writer/Journalist, Amateur Photographer

Colin W. Barry has been an avid writer since attending college. Previously wanting to pursue a career in radio, Colin found his niche with writing after being placed in an introduction to journalism course. A flexible writer, he's able to tackle different subjects in many different styles. His favorite topics include video games, films and of course technology.

Colin is also a huge movie, video game, and comic book nerd. As a hobby, he writes creatively on the side. Some works include movie scripts, short stories and, naturally, comic book/video game ideas.

United States of America

Portfolio

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Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in Boston Tech - Part 1: "Something I Learned Today" - Breaking Down...

Picture this; it's 2010/2011 and there is this new currency on the Internet that seems to be only available through somewhat sketchy means and is used by equally sketchy people....

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Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in Boston Tech - Part 2: "One Step At A Time" - What Do the Investors...

If you've read Part 1 of our series, then the next time you are at a family gathering and your not-so-tech-savvy family member asks, "What is Bitcoin/blockchain/'this magic...

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Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in Boston Tech - Part 3: "What's Going On" - The Entrepreneurs and...

The investors have given their two (probably blockchain/cryptocurrency-based) cents on the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector in Boston in Part 2 and a handful of them spoke...

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Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in Boston Tech - Part 4: "Newest Industry" - Future Predictions

In the final part of the Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in Boston Tech series, Colin Barry compiled the interviews from various entrepreneurs, investors, as well as others involved...

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Alice's Table, A Platform That Empowers Women, is Entering the Shark Tank

Alice's Table fulfills two specific markets: women looking for a "side hustle" and women looking to start a small business. We spoke with Alice Lewis, the Founder and CEO, about...

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Xinn's Fifteen Year Journey Through Technology Changes

Xinn is a 15-year old tech company that has recently gone through major changes but remains a major player in their technology space. VetnureFizz interviewed Xinn CEO and...

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Entrepreneurs for Social Impact - MIT delta v Demo Day 2017 Recap and Six Standout Startups

The MIT Kresge Auditorium was the stage for MIT's delta v Demo Day 2017, where the program's largest, and most diverse, cohort had a chance to showcase their products and...

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Uncharted: Drake's Fortune - The 10th Anniversary - The Lifecast

Without question, one of Sony's most popular, and bankable, video game franchises is Uncharted. Nathan Drake's pulpy-blockbuster film styled adventures have wowed gamers with...

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CliQ's Sensors Are Bringing IoT to Everyday Life

CliQ is a spin-off of BioSensics utilizing IoT and creating sensors designed for solutions in someone's life. We connected with the two creators, Jackson Maier and Gregory...

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Kaon Interactive - Creating Engaging Customer Experiences With AR and VR

Out in the small Massachusetts suburb of Maynard, Kaon Interactive is developing experiences utilizing augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). VentureFizz interviewed...

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Mighteor - Developing Video Games for Children With Behavioral Problems

Neuromotion Labs is creating original mobile video games on their platform, Mighteor, to assist children with behavioral issues. VentureFizz connected with two of the company's...

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Behind Paradigm Hyperloop - Northeastern University's Entry In An International Competition

Paradigm Hyperloop is part of SpaceX's Hyperloop Pod Competition, and most of the team comes out of Northeastern University. Colin Barry spoke with Paradigm Hyperloop's Project...

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Unity Through Innovation - The North Shore's Journey Toward Becoming a Tech Hub

For anyone with a passing knowledge of tech in Massachusetts, the cities and towns in the North Shore may not come to mind. It may come as a surprise that the towns of Salem,...

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SidelineSwap's Online Marketplace Makes Buying Used Sports Equipment Quick and Easy

SidelineSwap is an online marketplace that connects athletes with other athletes to buy and sell used sports equipment. We interviewed SidelineSwap's Co-Founder and CEO Brandon...

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Edmit Shows Students and Parents the True Cost of College

Edmit is Nick Ducoff's newest startup, and the company is developing a platform for inbound college students and parents to see the true cost of college. VentureFizz spoke with...

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Involved Allows Constituents to Connect with Their Local Representatives

Involved has created a platform that is a micro-polling platform for government representatives to post questions that get sent out to their constituents. We spoke with...

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Quick Key - Providing Teachers with Efficient Mobile Assessment Tools

Quick Key is an EdTech startup who developed an app allowing teachers to grade tests and quizzes through their smartphones. The company has implemented other features to help...

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kloee Bridges the Gap Between Commands and the Cloud

kloee is creating a platform designed for smart-home devices as well as those who are on-the-go constantly. We had the chance to speak with the company's Founder and CEO David...

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Zeal Technology's Chatbot Ava Gives Insight on Employee Morale

Zeal Technology has created their own unique chatbot named Ava, whose purpose is to create a more personal experience through instant messages, while also giving management and...

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Zombait Has Fisherman Saying,"The Dead Bait... It's Alive! It's Alive!"

Magurobotics is a startup creating tech products for the fishing industry. Their first product, Zombait , is a battery-powered device that solves a major problem most career and...