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Epic! raises $8 million to keep kids reading in a digital age

EPIC! RAISES $8 MILLION TO KEEP KIDS READING IN A DIGITAL AGE

The makers of Epic!, one of many apps jockeying to become a “Netflix for books,” have raised $8 million in a round led by Reach Capital,...

Boundless Co-Founders Unveil New Startup, Blissfully, in New York

BOUNDLESS CO-FOUNDERS UNVEIL NEW STARTUP, BLISSFULLY, IN NEW YORK

The Boundless boys are at it again. Ariel Diaz and Aaron White, who previously co-founded Boston education startup Boundless, have...

 
 
 
Robot tutor Musio makes its retail debut in Japan

ROBOT TUTOR MUSIO MAKES ITS RETAIL DEBUT IN JAPAN

A cute, robotic language tutor called Musio, has made it from crowdfunding campaign to full-fledged product with a debut in stores...

 
 
 
Not another AI post

NOT ANOTHER AI POST

This post is about a better world brought by human ingenuity. It's about a human opportunity, an invitation to founders and investors...

 
 
 
Robots Might Eat Your Job, But Being Human Could Get You A New One

ROBOTS MIGHT EAT YOUR JOB, BUT BEING HUMAN COULD GET YOU A NEW ONE

Robots and artificial intelligence software could eventually render human workers obsolete in virtually every industry, but that shift...

 
 
 
LearnLaunch to Embed Edtech Startups at a New England Primary School

LEARNLAUNCH TO EMBED EDTECH STARTUPS AT A NEW ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL

In trying to perfect their products, tech entrepreneurs often say it's crucial to receive direct feedback from their end users. That's...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Text Me: ClearScholar Grabs $1.25M for App to Engage College Kids

TEXT ME: CLEARSCHOLAR GRABS $1.25M FOR APP TO ENGAGE COLLEGE KIDS

When Jason Konesco worked as president of Harrison College in Indianapolis, he grew dismayed with graduation rate trends. Twenty years...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Resilient Coders Tackles Tech Diversity Issues, One Person at a Time

RESILIENT CODERS TACKLES TECH DIVERSITY ISSUES, ONE PERSON AT A TIME

Growing up in Boston, Steven Julien-Stewart witnessed the gentrification of the city's neighborhoods, although at the time he didn't...