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  • Posted: Fri, 24 March 2017 18:20:30 UTC
    Placester, a Boston-based provider of real estate marketing software, announced on Friday that it has raised a $50 million Series D round led by existing investor New Enterprise Associates, bringing total funding to $100 million. The company's...
  • Posted: Fri, 24 March 2017 17:39:33 UTC
    It’s only been a week into Spring, and Boston has already experienced all four seasons. If you're looking for some stability within this uncertainty, you've come to the right place. As always, here's this week’s BostInno Approved.  (Side...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 22:00:47 UTC
    A Brightcove board member has resigned over the Boston tech company’s “disappointing” performance and is calling for the publicly listed firm to sell itself. "We do not agree with many of the statements made by Mr. Kapoor in his resignation...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 17:56:27 UTC
    When a tech company raises a $54 million round, it says a lot about how much promise investors see. But when the financing round is led by the same big-name venture capital firm for the third time in a row, it says even more. And yet, for all the...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 15:22:30 UTC
    Another week, another ranking that names Massachusetts as one of the most innovative U.S. states. Except this latest one puts Massachusetts at No. 3, behind Maryland and Washington, D.C. The horror! Released on Wednesday, WalletHub's 2017 list...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 15:15:21 UTC
    Good news coffee lovers: Starbucks is willing to fuel your caffeine addiction, free of cost. Just one caveat: In order to get free java, you’ll have to sit across from someone you definitely disagree with. Hi From The Other Side, an HBS...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 14:09:21 UTC
    In March 2016, one of the fastest-growing companies in Boston, a potential rival to Elon Musk’s SolarCity, shut its doors abruptly, putting about 200 people out of work. Next Step Living had raised a reported $80 million in venture capital...
  • Posted: Thu, 23 March 2017 14:03:39 UTC
     If you're planning to travel in Europe anytime soon, you might want to consider using Wanderu to find train and bus tickets. The Boston-based meta-search site for bus and train travel just announced it has landed a partnership with...
  • Posted: Wed, 22 March 2017 17:41:55 UTC
    Pegasystems, a publicly traded software company based in Cambridge, is launching a new venture arm to invest in startups. The provider of customer relationship management software announced on Wednesday that its new venture arm, Pega Service...
  • Posted: Wed, 22 March 2017 13:33:05 UTC
    Who will cut down the proverbial 2017 Tech Madness net? Today, we are thrilled to unveil the 2017 Tech Madness Bracket, a friendly competition designed to generate awareness and excitement for Boston's tech community. (Round One voting is now...