Startup Accelerator

  • Rock Health Debuts Second Class, Sends Incoming Batch To Work At Harvard Medical School

    Rock Health Debuts Second Class, Sends Incoming Batch To Work At Harvard Medical School

    Late last week, San Francisco and Boston-based healthtech accelerator Rock Health held demo day for its second batch of startups at Practice Fusion’s headquarters. The thirteen companies pitched their ideas for making healthcare cheaper, more social, intuitive, and just generally less of a pain in the ass. Even though these companies have a hard road ahead, there are ideas here that… Read More

  • Impressive List Of U.S. Investors Drops $180 Million Into Chinese Startup Incubator

    Impressive List Of U.S. Investors Drops $180 Million Into Chinese Startup Incubator

    Kai-Fu Lee has a fairly unique perspective on the tech industry, having spent years in high roles at Apple, Microsoft, and Google. Lee spent six years as VP of Apple’s Interactive Media Group, before moving on to be chosen as the guy to forge first Microsoft’s and then Google’s inroads into China. Then, in mid-2009, Lee left Google (where the former professor and computer… Read More

  • Citrix Backs Mobile Cloud Technology Startup

    Citrix this morning announced an investment in mobile technology company Core Mobile Networks, marking the third funding commitment for the company’s Startup Accelerator, its Silicon Valley-based seed investment initiative which debuted in December 2010. Core Mobile Networks correlates information from enterprise IT systems with content in the cloud, and delivers it to mobile devices such… Read More

  • Startup Accelerator DreamIt Ventures Takes Manhattan

    Over the past year, the support system for New York City entrepreneurs and tech startups has grown significantly including the addition of: TechStars NYC mentoring and seed funding program, a new Manhattan branch of Accel Partners, and the opening of a startup academy and co-work space for startups and serial entrepreneurs, General Assemb.ly. Today, DreamIt Ventures announced its expansion to… Read More