Traditionally, batteries have had few uses in commercial buildings. But a handful of companies are reinventing batteries, making them connected devices that can cut utility bills without an upfront investment.
Santa Clara, CA-based Green Charge Networks said Tuesday it has raised... Read more »
Piling on software for workers to use does not necessarily mean they will be better at their jobs.
Even if employees clamor away at their computers to meet a quota or other targets, it can be hard to know if they... Read more »
Airware is a drone company that won’t be selling any drones. And it’s not alone: as the emerging market for commercial drones takes shape, a number of startups plan to earn profits by developing software and services for unmanned air vehicles... Read more »
Amazon makes it easy to buy a lot of stuff. Gone wants to bring that ease to getting rid of it all.
Today, the Austin, TX-based startup has unveiled its app designed to help consumers sell unwanted items around the house.... Read more »
It’s been about six years since San Diego’s Epic Sciences was founded to commercialize technology that Peter Kuhn and others developed at The Scripps Research Institute for detecting and analyzing circulating tumor cells.
In more recent years, the company has moved... Read more »
Aaron Houghton likes to build things.
Sure, it was exhilarating running his previous company, Morrisville, NC-based iContact, after the e-mail marketing firm had grown well past the point of an initially bootstrapped startup formed by a pair of University of... Read more »
After Brian Bosche graduated from Dartmouth in 2012, he headed for Detroit, sight unseen, as part of the Venture for America program.
“I had heard not-great things in the media, but seeing all the development and the startup scene really... Read more »
Reporting a 25 percent jump in profits, Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) also dealt a blow to Seattle’s biotech job market today. The Thousand Oaks, CA-based biotech drug maker announced a huge round of job cuts, 12 to 15 percent of its... Read more »
Bloom Energy has found a surprising financial partner—utility Exelon—to fund installation of its walk-in freezer-size fuel cells.
The Sunnyvale, CA-based company said on Tuesday that Chicago-based Exelon will provide financing for Bloom’s generators, called “energy servers,” at commercial sites such as... Read more »