Detroit’s bankruptcy, while humbling and damaging to the city, has also brought “extraordinary” national interest to the Motor City, evidenced this week by the lineup of boldface technology names gathered at the Techonomy Detroit conference this week.
“It’s a sad event... Read more »
CyPhy Works has been awarded a contract with the Air Force to build a small drone for search-and-rescue operations, its second military contract.
The Danvers, MA-based company said today that it will design and test the Extreme Access Pocket Flyer, a... Read more »
At a gathering of players from the New York innovation scene, there was blunt talk and optimism about the city’s future in technology.
This week, AlwaysOn founder Tony Perkins hosted the annual OnMedia NYC summit at the NASDAQ Marketsite in Times... Read more »
Seattle Angel, which over the last three years has focused on introducing more qualified people to angel investing, plans a Northwest-focused investment fund set to begin early next year.
The investments will made through the Seattle Angel Fund, a... Read more »
Dave McClure isn’t interested in being a cheerleader. If you were at his speech that kicked off Denver Startup Week on Monday, you didn’t get a pat on the back, but rather a kick in the ass—and maybe other parts of... Read more »
Banks and financial institutions are getting deeper into the startup world—now by investing in them at an early stage. Silicon Valley Bank has led a $3 million Series A funding round for Boston-based Startup Institute, which is looking to expand globally.... Read more »
A little more than five years ago, CommNexus CEO Rory Moore called a news conference outside the former Leap Wireless headquarters to announce the formation of a pro-bono, non-profit incubator for San Diego tech startups. At that time, venture funding in... Read more »
Pioneering wearable electronics company MC10, which makes flexible sensors that can wirelessly monitor biological data while sticking close to the skin, has recruited a new leader to help it bring more products to market.
Cambridge, MA-based MC10 is announcing today... Read more »
Here’s a quick rundown of recent news from Wisconsin’s technology and innovation community:
—A federal judge rejected a request by Milwaukee taxi groups to halt a new city law that lifts the cap on taxi permits and provides a pathway to... Read more »