MITX Innovation Awards Celebrates Boston’s Best and Brightest
crowd gathered at the Copley Westin for the Tenth Annual MITX
Innovation Awards were introduced to a few of the most impactful local
companies and had the chance...
2013 MITX Innovation Awards to Celebrate the Best Local Companies
On Monday evening, key members of the Boston tech and innovation community will be gathering at the Westin Copley for the Tenth Annual MITX Innovation Awards...
Indie Game Uprising in Boston, Upcoming Festival Shouldn’t Be Missed
In the video game industry there are the ‘big gun’ developers – BioWare, Irrational, EA, Harmonix and others – and then there are the smaller, independent developers...
By the Skin of Their Teeth: The Magic of TechStars Demo Day
In its fourth iteration, the team behind TechStars Boston
has become a well-oiled machine. Associates
and HackStars rotate quite consistently from term to term, but with each...
Zeppelin, the Inbox for Business Data, Launches New Mobile Product
On Tuesday morning, Anže Vodovnik and Davorin Gabrovec are holding an event in Kendall Square to unveil the mobile version of Zeppelin, their one-stop data and analytics...
Highlights & Pictures from our Scaling to 1M+ Users Event
The members of the Boston tech / innovation community that attended
VentureFizz / Dissero's "Scaling to 1M+ Users - Customer Acquisition
Strategy" event arrived...
The NEVY Awards in Pictures [slideshow]
Last Wednesday was the New England Venture Capital Association's 1st Annual NEVY Awards. Kudos to C.A. Webb and the whole team who put together such an...
The 2013 NEVY Awards: A Community Celebration
After winning his first of two NEVY Awards from the New
England Venture Capital Association last night, Andy Ory of Acme Packet took
the stand to deliver a message...
Betaspring Spring 2013 Investor First Look
Yesterday the Havana Room in the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) hosted Investor First Look, a preview of the fifteen companies exiting from the Spring 2013...
The Top 10 NFL Draft Picks According to Social Media
NFL fans at iProspect and around the world are abuzz about the
upcoming draft. There’s much speculation about which team will choose
Our Next Event! Scaling to 1M+ Users - Customer Acquisition Strategies
We held our first networking event towards the end of January. It was
titled: The State of Product Management (you can read about it here). The event was a huge...
Leading TV platforms & developers will gather in Boston April 27-28 for the TVnext Hack (#TVnextHack)
Join ESPN, RAMP, Watchwtih, Viggle, the Echonest, TMS, Klout and more in Boston April 27-28 for the TVnext Hack (#TVnextHack), part of Hill Holliday’s 3rd...
My Marathon Story – Carry On Boston
It’s Wednesday morning, my baby son’s first birthday. It’s a day and a
half later, and the tragedy at the Marathon has started to sink in.
That Monday’s disaster hit close to...
And now... the nominees for the 2013 NEVY Awards!
The New England Venture Capital Association is hosting their first NEVY awards party on May 1st at The Sinclair in Cambridge. Make sure you register for this event...
Four Competitors from the HBS New Venture Competition
Harvard Business School is producing a mini-documentary series
profiling each of the companies that are competing as part of the HBS
New Venture Competition (NVC)...
Highlights from Xconomy's Mobile Madness Event
Many local mobile entrepreneurs braved
the snow, ice, and the freezing wind to gather for an afternoon of frank talk
about the future of mobile technologies at...
Highlights From Startup Institute's GiveHack [Slideshow]
Hopping into the seventh
floor elevator at Communispace with an armful of candy boxes, Matt Slaman
wanted to revamp his sales pitch. “We should offer free
Non-Competes & Other Highlights from MassTLC's Annual Meeting
Tuesday morning, members of
the Boston (and Massachusetts at-large) tech / innovation community gathered at
the Renaissance Hotel in the Innovation District...
Boston’s Wanderu Wins Big at SXSW’s Accelerator Contest
innovation company Wanderu walked away from SXSW’s Interactive
Accelerator Competition Tuesday night with a victory in the “Most Innovative Web...
VF Tidbits: Boston Startup School (now Startup Institute) Expands to NYC
Startup Institute, formerly known as Boston
Startup School, announced the building of Startup Institute New York. Startup Institute
launched a year ago...
Recap from PayPal & StubHub's Office Opening Event [slideshow]
There was a great deal of
buzz surrounding the official opening of PayPal’s
new Boston headquarters on Thursday evening. A crowd of about four-hundred
Recap from last night's WebInno
Deja vu was the order of
the evening for WebInno 37 at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge last night.
For one, I was back in the very room of one of my most tragic adventures...
Watch Jumptap, RunKeeper, and now Axceler Do The Harlem Shake
The Harlem Shake is the latest dance video to go viral and we spotted
two tech companies in Boston doing their own version of this 30 second
Is HBS becoming a tech feeder school? I hope so.
I graduated from Harvard Business School in the nuclear winter of job
seeking: spring of 2009. I remember quite a few of my classmates
thinking they were going to “career...
Boston Startup School: Dating for hackers and startups
Valentine’s Day you tend to see people looking for love everywhere they go. But
what about a job they’ll love? At Boston Startup School, we’re playing cupid...
VF Tidbits: Foley Hoag launches TEC@FoleyHoag
Foley Hoag LLP today unveiled the first collaborative in Boston’s burgeoning Innovation District, bringing together technology companies, entrepreneurs...
TUGG Event Raises $207K [photos]
VentureFizz is a proud supporter of TUGG and I was honored to attend their 7th
Annual Tech Charity Wine Party last Thursday at the Cyclorama in Boston. It was my first...
The Bowdoin to Boston Tech Trek
I was reading in Xconomy yesterday the Taylor Yates description of his trek to Silicon Valley with his MIT Sloan classmates and I couldn’t resist sharing with the Boston community...
"Fresh Talk" with the Winklevoss Twins
Fresh Tilled Soil, the UI and app design company that recently
moved to Watertown, has created some programs geared toward spreading their
love of design and...
1000 Techies for Social Enterprise? Game on! 1/31/13
Boston tech’s biggest social fundraiser, the Seventh Annual New England Tech Charity Wine Party to benefit TUGG, is set to descend upon South End’s Cyclorama on...