Drones Are Here to Stay. Get Used to It

Time By Alex Fitzpatrick When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico last September, it ravaged the island’s electrical grid and communications systems. For weeks, many of the approximately 5 million Puerto Ricans living in the mainland U.S. were unable to reach…  Read More

Bloomberg Advantage: Levandov on ‘Explosion’ of Entrepreneurs

(Bloomberg) — The Bloomberg Advantage with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson. GUEST: Richard Levandov Partner Avalon Ventures LLC Discussing venture capital investing with Bloomberg Contributor Woody Benson. Running time 06:30 Play Episode HERE

Track it, Tune it, Drive it

Your SaaS Venture’s Dashboard Why do you need a dashboard? Jon Sonnenschein, COO and Head of Product @RedboothHQ It’s been a great ride here at Redbooth, disrupting a space that’s ripe for it — team collaboration. And, as we’ve grown, it’s been exciting…  Read More

AristaMD Secures $11 Million Series A Financing

Digital Health Company to Enhance Functionality, Accelerate Commercialization of Referral Intelligence Platform   SAN DIEGO, July 21, 2016 – AristaMD, a technology-enabled service company providing eConsults and a suite of related specialist referral support tools, announced today it completed $11 million…  Read More

Mark Cuban on Node: This Is a Game Changer

(Source: Bloomberg) June 27, 2016 Mark Cuban, owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres and Magnolia Pictures and the chairman of the HDTV cable network AXS TV, and Falon Fatemi, chief executive officer at Node, discuss how Node technology…  Read More

Pingup reports outstanding Q1 results and expanded Boston team

PR Newswire April 19, 2016 BOSTON, April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Pingup, the nation’s largest scheduling aggregation platform for local services, today announced that it has increased Q1 2016 platform bookings by 173% and transaction value by 273% quarter-over-quarter. Pingup now…  Read More

Telenor Jumps Into Ad Tech, Acquires Tapad For $360M

TechCrunch by Ingrid Lunden Verizon isn’t the only carrier that wants to ramp up in ad tech to complement (and offset) its legacy business. Today, Norway-based Telenor announced that it has acquired Tapad, a New York-based cross-device retargeting startup co-founded by two Norwegians, Are Traasdahl and…  Read More