Should tech bootcamps keep using job placement metrics in their advertising?

Edtech has always been in pursuit of a magic metric, but measuring success for the sector has only gotten more elusive over time.

Springboard raises $31 million to expand its mentor-guided education platform to more geographies

Springboard, an online education platform that provides upskilling and reskilling training courses to people looking to learn in-demand roles, has raised $31 million in a new financing round as it loo

Springboard raises $9.5M to offer an online alternative to the master’s degree

Springboard is a platform that helps people advance their tech skills, and ultimately career. Today it took a step further to realizing its own potential after it landed a $9.5 million Series A round

Springboard Raises $1.7M For Its Mentor-Based Approach To Online Learning

Springboard, an India-U.S. company formerly known as SlideRule, has raised a $1.7 million seed round to accelerate its concept of learning through mentors and a community. Each mentor provides a weekl

Home Cleaning Service Teddle Raises £255K, Hailo Founder Ron Zeghibe Joins As Non-Exec Chairman

Dust off that cheque book. <a target="_blank" href="http://www.teddle.com">Teddle</a>, the UK startup that lets you easily find and book a home cleaner, has closed a £255,000 (~$391k) funding round f

Springboard’s Internet Of Things Accelerator Now Comes With Kickstarter Baked In

<a target="_blank" href="http://springboard.com/iot">Springboard IoT</a>, the Cambridge, UK accelerator <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2012/11/01/the-diy-renaissance-u-k-accelerator-springboard-launc

European startup accelerators are gradually revealing their performance figures

<img class="shot2" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Startup-Sauna.jpg" alt="" />With the rise of numerous accelerator programs in Europe one cannot help but wonder whether jumping

BioPro Takes DIY Approach To Biofuels

<img src='http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/biodiesel.jpg'> Passionate biodiesel hobbyists have long relied on their local diner's supply of used cooking oil to power their cars, but a u

Red Gate's Springboard incubator startups unveiled

<img alt="" src="http://uk.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/logo_v41.gif" title="Red Gate" class="shot" width="186" height="60" />[UK] The latest benefactors of Cambridge-based <a href="http://w