We’re two weeks away from one of the biggest robotics events in Boston tech history. Robo Madness Boston will take place the afternoon of Wednesday, March 11, at Google in Kendall Square. Here’s the full agenda, pending a few last-minute tweaks.... Read more »
To help startups get off the ground, Tech Wildcatters is bringing in Big D’s big businesses.
The Dallas-based accelerator has unveiled a new program called the Corporate Innovation Network, a select group of companies that will have a much more hands-on... Read more »
Mohan Koo, CEO and founder of cybersecurity company Dtex Systems, has spent 15 years battling the most insidious kind of cyber enemy a company can have—one of its own employees. And he has globe-spanning tales to tell.
In Australia, where... Read more »
Two respected characters actors, Julianne Moore and Eddie Redmayne, won the top acting honors at the Academy Awards show Sunday night. But the award for biggest buzz, according to the social media bounce on Instagram during the broadcast, goes to actress and... Read more »
Artificial intelligence, e-commerce, augmented reality, software that controls smoke alarms—the list goes on for the types of businesses that serial acquirer Google purchased in 2014 alone.
Now add Toro, app-marketing software that targets Facebook users, to the mix. For an... Read more »
[Updated 2/24/15, 4:19 pm. See below] Cloud banking software company nCino has raised $29 million in a Series B round of financing as the startup charts a growth course that could take its offering into bigger banks and international... Read more »
GuideSpark, a company that makes custom videos and multimedia presentations for human resources departments, has received $22.2 million of Series C funding, according to Linda Itskovitz, vice president of marketing.
The Menlo Park, CA-based company will use the money for... Read more »
[Updated 2/24/15 6:10 pm. See below.] After acquiring ViroPharma last year in a $4.2 billion deal focused on Cinryze, the Irish pharmaceutical giant Shire says it is following through on a four-year-old option that Exton, PA-based ViroPharma held with... Read more »
Here are some of the latest headlines from Wisconsin’s technology and innovation community:
—Exact Sciences (NASDAQ: EXAS) could receive up to $9 million in state tax credits if it creates more than 750 jobs and invests $26 million in capital... Read more »