Many startups grow by gobbling up competitors or by becoming part of a bigger company. Austin, TX-based SailPoint is pursuing a strategy that allows it to do both.
On Wednesday, the maker of identity management software announced it sold a majority... Read more »
Silicon Valley’s hottest tech accelerator, Y Combinator, is about to show off its first class of biotech startups.
The five companies, some of which have already raised significant funding, or controversy—or both—will come under the scrutiny of hundreds of venture capital... Read more »
Most men suffering from prostate cancer can be essentially cured if their tumors are caught early enough and their prostate glands are surgically removed or destroyed by radiation therapy before the disease spreads.
But for some men, removing the prostate gland... Read more »
We spend a lot of time celebrating one-in-a-million entrepreneurs: the Mark Zuckerbergs, the Steve Jobs, the Elon Musks. But what if most entrepreneurs are more like two in a million? People who couldn’t realize their vision without a brilliant partner.
Joshua... Read more »
When it comes to consumer tech, much of the Boston area’s hopes and dreams can be summed up in one word: Wayfair. The online retailer of home goods filed its much-anticipated IPO paperwork on Friday.
Wayfair was bootstrapped for many... Read more »
Here is a quick roundup of some news from Colorado startups, tech, and aerospace companies, featuring Gnip, a trio of Colorado’s aerospace leaders, and a few recent venture capital deals.
Colorado’s Satellite Lifts Off: Wednesday was a big day for Colorado’s... Read more »
Rice University and the University of Houston hosted their first joint demo day, featuring a dozen startups working on everything from water purification to a thinking club to improve a golfer’s putting to a social video-conferencing network just for college students.... Read more »
Here’s a look at recent news from around Michigan’s innovation community:
—The fine folks at Michipreneur have put together an online, statewide startup directory. Searchable by keyword, industry, or city, the directory has more than 100 companies listed and is growing... Read more »
This week’s roundup features high-tech window inserts at Alcatraz, funding for a fusion energy startup, and investment advice based on making a bunch of white guys uncomfortable.
Also, expansion at Applause, contraction at RealNetworks, and new partnerships for Startup Next and Glympse:... Read more »