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Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Kevin Walther - Communications Officer, IDEA: Northeastern's Venture Accelerator
With many of the country’s predominant entrepreneurship institutions located right here in Boston, Northeastern University has transformed in recent years into an entrepreneurial...
Entrepreneurship
Monday, November 12, 2012 Dennis Keohane - Contributor, VentureFizz
For a period of almost two hours on Friday evening at Microsoft NERD, nervous would-be entrepreneurs pitched ideas that they hoped would lead to victory at this...
Innovation
Friday, November 9, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
YouTube is full of funny or insightful comments, but they’re usually buried below the fold and disconnected from the video content itself. That realization prompted Kyle Morton...
Entrepreneurship
Friday, November 9, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
With the holiday shopping season rapidly approaching, retail-focused mobile apps are finding innovative ways to harness consumer spending. Among those is Maynard-based...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, November 8, 2012 Fred Destin - Partner, Atlas Venture
Story of of the last few years in Venture Fund Land : large institutional investors concentrate money with fewer managers and flagship brands AND / OR find emerging managers...
Funding
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 Keith Cline - Founder, VentureFizz
Burst and The Sporting News Put Youth Sports In The Spotlight;  Commerce Guys Partners with Yottaa, Inc. to Bring Fast, Scalable and Secure eCommerce Acceleration Service to Drupal...
Entrepreneurship
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
As search engines monetize more of their screen real estate, it’s become increasingly tough for businesses, especially small to medium-sized businesses, to generate new...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, November 1, 2012 Nick Petri - Market Research Analyst, OpenView Venture Partners
With Windows 8’s official release last week, many were shocked by the degree to which the new operating system departed from many longstanding Windows conventions...
Innovation
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
Countless software systems control data, but Sudbury-based enterprise software company Vuuch focuses on improving communication and relationships in enterprise resource planning...
Innovation
Monday, October 29, 2012 Susan Johnston - Contributor, VentureFizz
As advertising increasingly moves from print to online and mobile, small to medium-sized businesses need an efficient way to make that transition. “If you look at a small business...
Entrepreneurship, Innovation