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Social Fund-raising Website GoFundMe Buys Detroit Rival CrowdRise

SOCIAL FUND-RAISING WEBSITE GOFUNDME BUYS DETROIT RIVAL CROWDRISE

GoFundMe, the Redwood City, CA-based fund-raising platform for charities and nonprofits, has acquired CrowdRise , a Detroit, MI-based...

4 Mistakes Every Young Entrepreneur Should Avoid

4 MISTAKES EVERY YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR SHOULD AVOID

Society hasn't always been so supportive of entrepreneurship. It wasn't so long ago that a kid who graduated college and decided to...

 
 
 
Grail Raising $1Billion to Fund Trials for Cancer DNA Test

GRAIL RAISING $1BILLION TO FUND TRIALS FOR CANCER DNA TEST

Grail, the Menlo Park, CA-based diagnostic startup unveiled last year by the genome sequencing giant Illumina , plans to raise over...

Grail is raising at least $1 billion to fund its early cancer screening test

GRAIL IS RAISING AT LEAST $1 BILLION TO FUND ITS EARLY CANCER SCREENING TEST

The early cancer screening startup Grail plans to raise more than $1 billion in Series B financing today, possibly up to $1.8 billion....

 
 
 
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...

 
 
 
OPS Solutions Uses Augmented Reality to Boost Manufacturing Process

OPS SOLUTIONS USES AUGMENTED REALITY TO BOOST MANUFACTURING PROCESS

As the development of robots and other autonomous technologies continues to gather steam, you'll be hearing a lot more about augmented...

SARAH FLINT IS SEEKING SPRING 2017 social media INTERNS IN NYC

SARAH FLINT IS SEEKING SPRING 2017 SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNS IN NYC

Luxury women's footwear company, Sarah Flint, seeks intern to assist in day-to-day social media duties. Candidate must be interested...

 
 
 
Spensa's Cloud-Based Technology Helps Farmers Automate Pest Control

SPENSA'S CLOUD-BASED TECHNOLOGY HELPS FARMERS AUTOMATE PEST CONTROL

Although agriculture is an ancient endeavor requiring little more than seeds, sunlight, and water, new technologies are helping commercial...

SD Venture Group Opens Bay Area Office as Part of “Cheeky” Campaign

SD VENTURE GROUP OPENS BAY AREA OFFICE AS PART OF “CHEEKY” CAMPAIGN

The San Diego Venture Group has established a beachhead in San Francisco, and it's opening for business Tuesday. After years of trying...

 
 
 
Karamba Aims to Prevent Autonomous Car Hacks Before They Happen

KARAMBA AIMS TO PREVENT AUTONOMOUS CAR HACKS BEFORE THEY HAPPEN

Not so many years ago, self-driving cars seemed like little more than science fiction-a cool idea, but too difficult to translate into...

Pause: 10 Quotes on Why You Should Take Breaks, Relax, and Play

PAUSE: 10 QUOTES ON WHY YOU SHOULD TAKE BREAKS, RELAX, AND PLAY

Small business owners and entrepreneurs are almost always working, whether they're in the office or not. But is it possible that taking...

 
 
 
Ann Arbor's MySwimPro Named Apple Watch App of the Year

ANN ARBOR'S MYSWIMPRO NAMED APPLE WATCH APP OF THE YEAR

As we head into the holiday weekend, it's always nice to share happy local startup news-especially during a year as tumultuous as 2016:...

 
 
 
How Do Entrepreneurs Deal With the Risk of Failure?

HOW DO ENTREPRENEURS DEAL WITH THE RISK OF FAILURE?

How did you go down the path of Entrepreneurship? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions...

 
 
 
Winners of the 2016 Global Travel Entrepreneurship Challenge announced

WINNERS OF THE 2016 GLOBAL TRAVEL ENTREPRENEURSHIP CHALLENGE ANNOUNCED

Travel & Tourism News. Find out more at ETB News Picture: L/R: Mr Gary Albert, Principal Secretary for Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine...

Nokia's Acquisition of Deepfield a Big Win for Ann Arbor's IT Industry

NOKIA'S ACQUISITION OF DEEPFIELD A BIG WIN FOR ANN ARBOR'S IT INDUSTRY

Finnish telecom giant Nokia today announced it has acquired Ann Arbor, MI-based Deepfield, an IP network performance management and...

 
 
 
Organovo Discloses First Preclinical Data on Human Liver “Patch”

ORGANOVO DISCLOSES FIRST PRECLINICAL DATA ON HUMAN LIVER “PATCH”

After taking the first steps toward the development of living human liver tissue “patches” for therapeutic use, San Diego-based Organovo...

After Chaotic Three-Year Journey, Zipline's Video-Editing App is Live

AFTER CHAOTIC THREE-YEAR JOURNEY, ZIPLINE'S VIDEO-EDITING APP IS LIVE

When Zipline CEO Aaron Peabody was a student at Indiana Wesleyan University, he decided it would be fun to create an app. He was sitting...