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2014-04-24 10:56:34

Successful companies founded by physicists often break the Silicon Valley model, according to new American Institute of Physics report For much of the 20th century, many of the technological innovations that drove U.S. economic growth emerged from "idea factories" housed within large companies -- research units like Bell Labs or Xerox PARC that developed everything from the transistor to the computer mouse. In recent decades, however, many large high-tech companies have eliminated...

2014-04-24 08:45:54

TOKYO, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- freee announced today that it received $8 million in Series B funding from DCM and Infinity Venture Partners. With this funding, the company aims to become the top brand in the Japanese SMB market through the following initiatives. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140424/77981 Automate back-office chores for SMBs: freee has been successful in automating accounting/bookkeeping for SMBs, and will invest further in product development to...

2014-04-23 08:40:02

DUBLIN, Apr. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/snzds9/it_market_in_new) has announced the addition of the "IT Market in New Zealand 2014-2018" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the IT market in New Zealand to grow at a CAGR of 4.75 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need to improve...

2014-04-22 23:12:50

ElmSpring Will Leverage 1871 Investors, Mentors, and Strategic Partners in Accelerating Technology Entrepreneurs in Real Estate and Related Industries Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Chicago’s leading digital hub for entrepreneurs announced today that it is partnering with ElmSpring, a seed-stage technology accelerator supporting Chicago start-ups in real estate and related industries. The partnership marks another step towards 1871’s goal of providing Chicago’s start-ups across...

2014-04-22 23:11:45

Andrew Hurteau and Butterfield Speaks to help 'polish the pitch' for 20 promising entrepreneurs at the upcoming Vator Splash competition in Oakland. Butterfield Speaks offers highly customized communication and presentation skills workshops and individual coaching to leaders of every profession. Oakland, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 As part of its sponsorship of Vator's inaugural two-day tech conference and startup competition in Oakland, Butterfield Speaks has brought in local...

2014-04-22 23:09:39

PsychSignal, provider of real time market intelligence for financial industry, raising up to $1 million on equity crowdfunding platform. Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 EarlyShares, the funding platform that connects smart investors with unique opportunities, today announced the launch of an equity offering for PsychSignal, a technology company that provides real time sentiment analysis to the financial industry. PsychSignal is seeking up to $1 million in convertible debt financing...

2014-04-22 23:08:51

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Power Annual Deals Analysis 2013" to its huge collection of research reports.Complete Report With TOC @ http://www.researchmoz.us/power-annual-deals-analysis-2013-report.html Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The report provides detailed information on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), equity/debt offerings, private equity and venture capital (PE/VC) and partnership transactions registered in the power industry in 2013....

2014-04-22 23:04:58

SSV seminar to focus on how to sell compelling proposals to capture VC’s attention. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Sustainable Silicon Valley (SSV), a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing critical environmental issues through collaboration and innovation, today announced an upcoming workshop titled "Refine Your Pitch" taking place on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Microsoft in Sunnyvale, CA. This seminar is recommended for the contributors to SSV’s annual...

2014-04-22 23:04:30

Viewpoint Construction Software announced that Bain Capital, one of the world’s foremost privately-held alternative investment firms, has made a major growth equity investment in the business designed to extend Viewpoint’s reach in the global construction market. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Viewpoint Construction Software®, a leading provider of innovative software solutions and services to the construction industry, announced that Bain Capital, one of the world’s...

2014-04-22 12:35:45

Boston's City Hall Plaza Festival to Spark Tech Community Conversations and Accelerate Homegrown Innovation BOSTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 12, 2014, the second annual Boston TechJam will transform City Hall Plaza into the largest and most diverse innovation event in the region. Boston-area entrepreneurs, startups, established tech and tech-enabled companies, venture capitalists, non-profit groups, students and artists will come together to network and celebrate the region's...


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