Let’s get caught up with the latest innovation news from Xconomy Texas.
Dan McCall thinks the timing is right for Lexumo, a Boston-area startup aiming to help secure the world’s rapidly growing collection of Internet-connected devices and embedded systems.
And Lexumo’s leaders think McCall is the right person to take the two-year-old company... Read more »
Here’s a look at innovation news from around Indiana:
—According to an analysis by TechPoint, a nonprofit organization promoting and accelerating the growth of Indiana’s tech industry, the latest PriceWaterhouseCoopers MoneyTree report indicates the state had a “banner year” in 2016... Read more »
Perhaps you’ve heard about the inauguration of one Donald J. Trump. Xconomy has been asking prominent members of the national innovation community for their thoughts on the incoming administration and its potential impact on their companies and industries.
Here are responses... Read more »
StockTwits, the Twitter-like social media platform for sharing stock market tips and ideas, has acquired San Diego’s SparkFin, a fintech mobile app for discovering and sharing stocks and other investment ideas.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The common... Read more »
My sister has worked as a food scientist, inventing new crackers and cookies, for a number of different corporations over her 15-year career. Because of that, I’ve been involved in many exceptionally nerdy discussions about global food trends and how what... Read more »
The Wisconsin-based startup accelerator Gener8tor says it’s working to create a new, three-week program for individuals and teams with ideas for new products and companies.
Austin—Mike Smerklo, co-founder of Next Coast Ventures in Austin, says his venture firm brings a key ingredient to investing: entrepreneurial experience.
Keep up with the latest news from Wisconsin’s innovation community with these recent headlines:
Biogen is paying Danish firm Forward Pharma $1.25 billion to settle a patent infringement lawsuit filed over the company’s multiple sclerosis pill dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera).
Artificial intelligence software firm Neurala cut its teeth developing technology for government entities, including working on advanced navigation software for NASA’s planetary exploration robots.
Now, as A.I. technologies move further into our daily lives, 11-year-old Neurala says it is starting to... Read more »
The Montreal-based startup Microsoft is acquiring aims to teach machines to read so they can get smarter on their own.
The acquisition of Maluuba, a five-year-old startup, adds a trove of deep learning researchers to Microsoft’s already world-class artificial intelligence research... Read more »