Lightning Lab, an accelerator based in Wellington, New Zealand, has announced its first class of nine startups -- all hailing from either New Zealand or Australia, according to TechCrunch. Each team will receive $18,000 NZD -- a little less than $15,[...]
Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley and London are the hubs of the international tech startup community – and no amount of money from Tony Hsieh into Las Vegas will change that anytime soon. So what do you do if you’re stuck in Podunk, Mississippi with a g[...]
Y Combinator-backed Upverter – founded by a trio of Toronto-based engineers – has raised $650,000 from angel investors to create a cloud-based hub for designing hardware products, according to TechCrunch.
Engineers can presently use the tool to d[...]
Palantir – the data analytics and software company making big waves in government and enterprise – purchased the team behind Voicegem, according to TechCrunch. Voicegem, a voice-based e-mail service, will shut down on March 15, and the talent behind [...]