A core tenet of Xconomy—and the reason behind our broad coverage across information technology, life sciences, energy, and more—is that the most interesting and important innovations often arise from the intersection of different disciplines.
One of the most important intersections today... Read more »
Doxly, the Indianapolis-based legal tech startup, announced Monday that it has raised a $2.25 million seed round. Investors include Nextlaw Labs, the business accelerator associated with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm; High Alpha Capital, and Hyde... Read more »
The distance from farm to table is now just a few feet, thanks to new systems that allow people to grow food in their kitchen or living room.
Last fall, Xconomy covered the launch of a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for Somerville,... Read more »
[Updated 9/20/16, 4:45 p.m. See below.] Since its mega-merger with drug giant Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) fell apart, Allergan has been on an acquisition spree of its own.
Its latest purchase has the highest profile—and highest premium—of... Read more »
Trish Millines Dziko is getting ready to celebrate.
For 20 years, the Technology Access Foundation, which she co-founded with her spouse, Jill Hull Dziko, has helped thousands of Seattle-area kids of color gain skills and experiences to unlock careers in... Read more »
Austin—Preston James left his position as chief of Dell Computer’s Global Center for Entrepreneurs two years ago, and decided to mentor and invest in startup founders full-time, most notably through an affiliation with Austin’s Capital Factory and the Central Texas... Read more »
It will be easier for more businesses to create and share video ads if Grainne Barron has her way.
Last week, Barron, the founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Viddyad, was named this year’s grand prize winner at the L’Oréal... Read more »
Millions of people in the U.S. suffer from chronic forms of pain, but the treatment options aren’t great. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is locked in a race with Eli Lilly and Pfizer to develop an alternative, and today the Tarrytown, NY, company just... Read more »