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Thursday, June 27, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
A week ago, some of the best minds in the tech/innovation/entrepreneurship community convened at Babson College in Wellesley for Xconomy’s XSITE 2013: Boston's Tech Revival event...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Despite the heat and the impending (and ultimately devastating) Bruins game, a huge crowd gathered at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge for Webinno 38 last night. The audience turned out...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Lee Hower - Partner and Co-Founder, NextView Ventures
I’ve been doing some thinking about the future of cars and the impact of the internet.  A large part of this is just some idle thoughts, a small part is driven by my love of cars...
Innovation
Monday, June 24, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Merchant Warehouse, the Boston company that has been in the credit card terminal game for fifteen years, has created a product aimed at simplifying mobile payments for both the consumer and the merchant. By developing its Genius payment platform...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, June 24, 2013 Melissa Pocek - Contributor, VentureFizz
Picture it now, it’s summertime and you’re looking to get away for the weekend, or take a quick ride to the nearest grocery store, but you don’t have a car.  What do you...
Innovation
Friday, June 21, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Healthbox, the healthcare accelerator partnered with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, had their second Innovation Day on Tuesday, featuring nine promising healthcare startups...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, June 20, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Whether you know it or not, we are currently in the middle of National Small Business Week. First established by President Kennedy in 1963, this “official week” to focus on small businesses has evolved since originally kickstarted by JFK fifty years ago...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Skillz, the online skill-gaming company, announced this afternoon a Series A round of funding. Led by Atlas Venture, Andrew Paradise’s gaming company raised $5.5 million in the new round...
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Boston-based Kibits Corp. announced the launch of their mobile collaboration platform, Collaborate.com. The new service allows distributed business teams to work seamlessly together on projects of all kinds...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Dennis Keohane - Writer, VentureFizz
Wayfair.com, the Boston-based online shopping innovator, announced today that it is launching a new feature called Inspiration Gallery. Marrying interior design photography to the site's large collection of home decór and furniture...
Entrepreneurship