Ann Arbor, MI-based startup Duo Security announced that it has received a $2.5 million grant from the state’s Michigan Strategic Fund and, as a condition of the grant, plans to hire up to 300 new employees over the coming months. Economic... Read more »
A bit of consolidation in the 3D-printing market today: Formlabs, a desktop 3D-printer company in Somerville, MA, says it has acquired Pinshape, an online marketplace for 3D designs, based in Vancouver, Canada.
No terms of the deal were given, but... Read more »
Austin—The tech community in Austin, TX, takes great pride in its reputation as an innovation hub. So when Joah Spearman, co-founder and CEO of online city guides Localeur, wrote in a recent blog post calling into question local venture... Read more »
[Updated 5/3/16, 11:08 a.m. See below.] Exact Sciences plans to launch a national TV advertising campaign in an important test of the appeal of Cologuard, its diagnostic product for colorectal cancer that requires patients to ship samples of their... Read more »
Biogen CEO George Scangos has spent the last several years focusing the company’s research efforts on drugs for tough-to-treat neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. That made the Cambridge, MA-based company’s hemophilia drugs outliers, which is why perhaps it’s no surprise... Read more »
The shift to cloud computing has created plenty of openings for businesses big and small to help manage cloud infrastructures and analyze the vast amounts of data that companies and organizations are accumulating.
One such startup, Boston-based CloudHealth Technologies, has... Read more »
In yet another collaboration with the NYC Tech Talent Pipeline and Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration, a New York-based coding academy called the Flatiron School is inviting more folks to its classrooms.
The Flatiron School announced a new fellowship program Tuesday... Read more »
Companies in almost every industry are targeting the market for “connected” devices, from doorbells and thermostats sold by Nest Labs to something as advanced as automobile hardware and software that monitors your driving habits.
One Indiana-based company has steadily been building... Read more »
From a cardholder’s perspective, paying with plastic is really simple: swipe your card, enter a PIN if necessary, wait a couple seconds for the transaction to be approved, and be on your way.
But during that momentary pause, there’s quite a... Read more »
All anyone in the automotive industry seems to be talking about these days is the race to develop autonomous cars and new mobility applications. The announcement last month of a new $1 billion Toyota vehicle research operation in Ann Arbor, MI,... Read more »