EMC, the Boston-area tech giant known for its acquisitive streak, has announced a restructuring plan that is expected to result in a steep charge and job cuts this year.
The data storage provider expects to face charges of $130 million... Read more »
The results are in for one of the first equity crowdfunding campaigns in Wisconsin—and likely the nation—and the entrepreneurs behind it are pretty happy with the results, despite coming up shy of their goal.
MobCraft Beer, a craft beer startup... Read more »
FullContact announced today it has raised $7 million in a Series C round and is releasing new mobile apps it thinks will help everyone tame their address books and contact lists.
The Denver-based company’s new app for iOS is available Thursday... Read more »
Pet-tech company Whistle is adding location tracking to its bag of tricks, announcing this morning the acquisition of Tagg, a pet GPS tracking system. No price was disclosed.
Whistle simultaneously announced a $15 million Series B venture capital round led by... Read more »
Here are a few of the latest headlines from Wisconsin’s innovation and technology community:
—France-based Esker has acquired Fitchburg startup TermSync for an undisclosed amount. TermSync makes cloud-based accounts receivable software and previously raised $2.2 million from investors, SEC documents show.... Read more »
Running and music: two great pastimes that go great together. It’s no surprise that software is helping people connect those worlds.
Boston-based RunKeeper has updated its iOS fitness-tracking app to integrate the streaming-music service Spotify. That means Spotify’s premium users can... Read more »
[Updated, 2:00 pm ET] Like most everyone else in biotech, Biogen Idec bailed out of gene therapy research over a decade ago when it looked like the tantalizing field would never deliver on the hype. But gene therapy’s renaissance... Read more »
Invenra has raised just over $2 million from investors that it will use to further develop its cell-free protein expression technology, a new SEC filing shows.
The Madison, WI-based biotech startup has now raised $6.2 million total from investors since 2012,... Read more »
Seattle startup Koru has raised $8 million to continue growing its business at the intersection of recruiting for high-growth technology companies and training for recent college graduates.
The Series A funding round was led by Seattle-based Maveron, with new investors City... Read more »
When the snow flies in Boston, just about anything within reach can be drafted into duty as an emergency space-saver for that freshly shoveled-out parking spot. Ironing boards, lawn chairs, and garbage cans are table stakes—heck, I’ve even seen a baby’s... Read more »