San Antonio—Four new businesses from Chile will be opening up shop in San Antonio in late 2018, joining a program run by the emerging technology startup center, VelocityTX.
VelocityTX, a resource center for entrepreneurs and startups that’s also trying... Read more »
Nordic, a healthcare consulting firm that advises on implementations of computerized patient records software and other projects, said Tuesday that it had acquired part of The Claro Group.
Madison, WI-based Nordic said its acquisition of Chicago-based Claro’s revenue cycle... Read more »
Technology took center stage this week as the nation’s retailers made their annual pilgrimage to New York.
At the National Retail Federation’s three-day conference, which ended Tuesday, the discussion centered on both the disruptive effects and potential promise of e-commerce technologies.... Read more »
CircleCI, which offers tools for companies seeking to speed up the process of developing their own software, announced today that it has raised $31 million in a Series C fundraising round.
The San Francisco-based company, founded in 2011, offers one... Read more »
Dan Patt spent the past six years surveying the robotics field, holding a couple of positions with the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that enabled him to work on self-driving cars, drones, and other automation technologies.
Now, he’s jumping... Read more »
Titan Spine, a Mequon, WI-based company that sells surgical implants designed for spinal surgeons to use when operating on patients, raised more than $7.8 million from investors across two separate funding rounds that closed in late December.
Titan’s products include a... Read more »
Rounding out our series of perspectives and prognostications for the new year, we asked people in Xconomy’s network about trust in the tech industry.
Specifically, if you think public perception about the tech industry took a turn for the worse... Read more »
An Eiger BioPharmaceuticals drug being tested for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension has failed a mid-stage study, and the drug developer says it will stop work on the compound for that condition.
News of the clinical trial failure cut the... Read more »
San Antonio—Evestra, a San Antonio life science company that develops women’s health products, has a new shareholder: pharmaceutical firm Gedeon Richter, a long-time partner based in Budapest, Hungary.
Gedeon, which recorded revenue of 1.25 billion euro ($1.32 billion) in 2016,... Read more »
Big tech companies like Google are facing heat for developing disruptive technologies that can make traditional jobs obsolete. But at the same time, the tech industry is growing fast, and is eager to recruit workers outside the sector to fill entry-level... Read more »
This morning has brought another positive development in the rapidly changing treatment landscape for lung cancer. Merck reported that a combination regimen utilizing its immunotherapy drug, pembrolizumab (Keytruda), has succeeded in a confirmational Phase 3 study.
Merck (NYSE: MRK) said... Read more »
True Fit, a Boston-area startup that is creating “a genome for apparel and footwear,” announced this morning a Series C investment of $55 million.
Georgian Partners led the funding round with participation from existing investors Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures, and... Read more »
Keep up with the latest news from Wisconsin’s innovation community with these recent headlines:
—Exact Sciences said it plans to raise up to $600 million through the sale of notes that can be converted into cash or shares of the company’s... Read more »