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Fledging selected as finalist for Alabama Launchpad event in Tuskegee

Posted by Max Polec on May 1st 2019

Fledging selected as finalist for Alabama Launchpad event in Tuskegee

Our team is honored to announce that we have been selected as one of 6 startups to be finalists for Alabama Launchpad, a state-wide economic development initiative focused on supporting growing startups through business model feedback and grant funding. We will be pitching in Tuskegee, Alabama, next week on May 9th. For more details about the event and the other 5 incredible startups competing, read the full story by AL.com, linked here…

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Fledging to pitch tomorrow at Velocity Accelerator's Demo Day

Posted by Max Polec on Apr 29th 2019

Fledging to pitch tomorrow at Velocity Accelerator's Demo Day

Earlier this year, our team was accepted into the Innovation Depot’s Velocity Accelerator located in Birmingham, AL. You can find the blog post we wrote about getting accepted linked here.Now we are proud to announce that we are one of seven tech startups finishing up the program and we will be showcasing our progress tomorrow on April 30th at Demo Day. We would love for you to come out and show your support! Tickets are free and can be reserved…

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Introducing Shell Thunder: Fledging's 7th product

Posted by Max Polec on Apr 22nd 2019

Introducing Shell Thunder: Fledging's 7th product

We are proud to announce the launch of Shell Thunder! Shell Thunder is the newest product in our Shell line that covers all of your external storage needs. Shell Thunder can reach speeds of up to 2,500 MB/s read and 2,300MB/s write sequentially; allowing you to transfer photos, videos, and data, all in the blink of an eye.Shell Thunder is ideal for gaming, video-editing, photo-editing, research, design, content creation, and much more. Shell Thun…

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We are hiring: E-Commerce Associate

Posted by Max Polec on Apr 15th 2019

We are hiring: E-Commerce Associate

Fledging is hiring! This is an exciting opportunity to join our team as an online sales associate focused on e-commerce. Fledging’s current retail focus is on digital channels such as our website, Amazon, and eBay. If you are interested in developing a top-notch skill set in e-commerce at a local Birmingham startup, this is the role for you!You can find more details about the role here. All of our current opportunities are on our Careers Page.If…

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Hardware Minute: How to Backup Data on your MacBook Drive

Posted by Max Polec on Apr 1st 2019

Hardware Minute: How to Backup Data on your MacBook Drive

In this short guide, we will cover what you will need to do in order to backup the data on your MacBook to an external drive and transfer that data to the new drive that you install in your machine.What you will needTo transfer data from your old SSD to your new SSD, you need:1 External Drive1 Personal old drive1 new drive (if you need one, check out our Feather SSD!)StepsMake sure your old drive is in your machinePlug in the external hard driveL…

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