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Intel Deepens Move into Sports Tech with SportStream Investment

INTEL DEEPENS MOVE INTO SPORTS TECH WITH SPORTSTREAM INVESTMENT

ScoreStream, a five-year-old startup that created a social media platform for crowd-sourcing local sports scores, has raised $3.7 million...

Former Uber board member and VC Bill Gurley says it's time for Silicon Valley's unicorns to ‘grow up' and get profitable

FORMER UBER BOARD MEMBER AND VC BILL GURLEY SAYS IT'S TIME FOR SILICON VALLEY'S UNICORNS TO ‘GROW UP' AND GET PROFITABLE

Tech venture capitalist Bill Gurley thinks Silicon Valley 'unicorns' are growing up and realizing they need to be profitable. But he...

 
 
 
New Understory Tie-Up Aims to Help Insurers Reduce Claim Costs

NEW UNDERSTORY TIE-UP AIMS TO HELP INSURERS REDUCE CLAIM COSTS

A little over a year after Understory began working with Pacific Specialty Insurance Company , the two organizations are now announcing...

 
 
 
After Quadrupling in Size, Lessonly Raises $8M Series B

AFTER QUADRUPLING IN SIZE, LESSONLY RAISES $8M SERIES B

Lessonly, the Indianapolis-based startup focused on team training software , this week announced it has raised an $8 million Series...

IRobot's Colin Angle on the Home Run of Robotics

IROBOT'S COLIN ANGLE ON THE HOME RUN OF ROBOTICS

When it comes to consumer robotics, iRobot has to be the poster child. It was born 27 years ago out of MIT, founded by legendary roboticist...

 
 
 
Balter Steps Down as Mylestone CEO, Shifts to Chairman

BALTER STEPS DOWN AS MYLESTONE CEO, SHIFTS TO CHAIRMAN

Dave Balter, a serial entrepreneur and startup investor in the Boston area, has stepped down as CEO of one of his latest ventures,...

Self-Driving Stampede: Why Mobility Startup Prices Keep Going Up

SELF-DRIVING STAMPEDE: WHY MOBILITY STARTUP PRICES KEEP GOING UP

When automotive supplier Delphi forked over approximately $450 million to buy Boston-based software startup NuTonomy last month, it...

 
 
 
Logz.io Collects $23M Round Led by OpenView, Will Double Boston Staff

LOGZ.IO COLLECTS $23M ROUND LED BY OPENVIEW, WILL DOUBLE BOSTON STAFF

The flood of data flowing from machines keeps rising, and that means more demand for companies like Logz.io that aim to help IT departments...

 
 
 
Q&A: EatStreet's Alex Wyler on 30 Under 30, Facebook, Kanye, & More

Q&A: EATSTREET'S ALEX WYLER ON 30 UNDER 30, FACEBOOK, KANYE, & MORE

Alex Wyler and Matt Howard, two co-founders of the Madison, WI-based food ordering startup EatStreet, were named to Forbes' annual...

Autodesk Leads $12M Round for Assemble Systems in Latest Boston Deal

AUTODESK LEADS $12M ROUND FOR ASSEMBLE SYSTEMS IN LATEST BOSTON DEAL

Autodesk, the 3D design and engineering software giant, is continuing its investing spree in Boston-area technology startups. The latest...

 
 
 
ImmusanT Gets $40M From Arch, Vatera to Continue Celiac Vaccine Quest

IMMUSANT GETS $40M FROM ARCH, VATERA TO CONTINUE CELIAC VACCINE QUEST

ImmusanT has spent years developing an immunotherapy meant to help people with celiac disease tolerate gluten. Today, on the verge...

 
 
 
VC Steve Jurvetson has resigned from the firm he cofounded amid sexual harassment allegations he's denied

VC STEVE JURVETSON HAS RESIGNED FROM THE FIRM HE COFOUNDED AMID SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS HE'S DENIED

Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson resigned from Draper Fisher Jurvetson, a firm he cofounded, amid an internal investigation into...

 
 
 
VC firm, Uber ex-CEO put lawsuit on hold so investment deal can go ahead

VC FIRM, UBER EX-CEO PUT LAWSUIT ON HOLD SO INVESTMENT DEAL CAN GO AHEAD

Enlarge / SoftBank Group Corp Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son attends a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, February 8, 2017. Son has spearheaded...