Hiring developers, engineers, and other professionals who are remotely located around the world is an emerging trend among some tech companies, but where can more of these workers be found?
Andela—based in New York and Lagos, Nigeria—offers training to folks in Africa... Read more »
Catabasis Pharmaceuticals has done some strategic tinkering over the past few years, and the Cambridge, MA-based company did a bit more maneuvering on Wednesday to price its IPO.
Catabasis is set to debut on the Nasdaq this morning after raising $60... Read more »
A record 446 technology and life sciences startups were founded in San Diego in 2014, according to the latest innovation report released by Connect, the nonprofit group that supports regional innovation and entrepreneurship.
The number was slightly higher than the 426... Read more »
More than two dozen Washington companies and organizations presented solutions to save water, energy, and wasted material during the CleanTech Showcase, presented by the CleanTech Alliance on Monday. Two that caught my eye are focused on putting waste material to... Read more »
The Water Council is raising a $5 million venture fund to take its water technology startup investments to the next level.
Meanwhile, the Milwaukee organization announced the companies selected for its third session, beginning in the fall (see below).
During The... Read more »
A local tech startup has some new money to push its vision of making database-as-a-service useful for enterprise customers.
Cambridge, MA-based Tesora, formerly known as ParElastic, says it has raised $4.5 million from new investor Rho Canada Ventures and previous... Read more »
GoFundMe, a San Diego-based crowdfunding startup, has sold a majority stake to an investor group led by Accel Partners and Technology Crossover Ventures, according to a report this morning on The Wall Street Journal’s website for tech news.
GoFundMe, which operates... Read more »
In 20 years of teaching college-level organic chemistry to high school students at Detroit Country Day, Julia Winter has perfected a method of conveying difficult scientific concepts to students. Now, she’s formed a company based in Ann Arbor, MI, called Alchemie... Read more »
The small North Carolina mill town of Kannapolis left its mark on the U.S. economy and history by becoming the nation’s largest center for textiles manufacturing. In its next chapter, Kannapolis could become part of medical history.
Duke University wants the... Read more »