The past week’s Wisconsin innovation headlines featured a broad mix of companies in healthtech, mobile apps, life sciences, and traditional manufacturing. Read on for details.
—Executives from five Madison startups are in Silicon Valley this week meeting with five venture capital... Read more »
Q2 Holdings (NYSE: QTWO) sees big opportunity in the digitization of small banks.
The Austin, TX- based company sells software to community financial institutions, including credit unions, so that they can offer banking services online and via mobile devices. In... Read more »
Anyone who’s fallen into a wormhole of product recommendations can testify that buying things on Amazon.com is already pretty easy. With an Internet connection and a bank card, just about anything you can dream up is available around the clock, ready... Read more »
Smart gadgets are infiltrating many parts of our lives, but two Dallas entrepreneurs are focusing on a forgotten, but key, device we all use: the doorbell.
Shaun Moore and Nazare Chafni founded 214 Technologies last year to manufacture Chui, a so-called... Read more »
[Updated 6/17/14 1:10 pm. See below.] Another week, another slew of startup financings in Texas. Here’s the latest news:
—The Dallas Entrepreneur Center announced that Comerica Bank has funded a $50,000 pitch contest in North Texas. The DEC,... Read more »
Yammer keeps sharpening its knife as more rivals tread in its territory.
On Monday, Microsoft held a group discussion on the future of work at its Times Square technology center. It was a chance for the company to show off how... Read more »
In a large grey building that was once a supermarket, just south of Tijuana’s downtown, a group of some 50 of the city’s young aspiring entrepreneurs wait their turn to explain a business idea whose time, each feels, has surely come.... Read more »
It’s all about location this week. Two Seattle-based companies doing interesting things with location, Placed and Glympse, raised eight-digit venture rounds this week. Meanwhile, we saw a couple of Seattle-based travel companies, Dwellable and Buuteeq, raising capital and being acquired, respectively.... Read more »
Much of the discussion around the “Internet of Things” has focused on how such connectedness will impact our everyday lives as consumers. ChaiOne’s Gaurav Khandelwal has been focusing on how IoT, as it’s known, can make businesses processes more efficient.
Houston-based... Read more »