Today at HAXLR8R's demo day, ten hot hardware startups presented their products after completing a 15-week accelerator program in Shenzhen China.
stories by Rebecca Grant
Intuit published an infographic today presenting the top cities for female entrepreneurs, as well as some interesting statistics about the state of women-owned businesses in the U.S.
Rocket Internet announced Namshi, its Middle Eastern online fashion retailer, has raised $13 million led by Summit Partners to sustain growth.
Grotech Ventures announced the close of its eight fund at $225 million. The Vienna-based firm invests in early-stage companies along the East Coast and in Colorado.
Big data startup LucidWorks has raised $10 million to help enterprise companies "turn multi-structured data into business gold."
Zoobean launched a curated catalog of children's books today to make it easier for parents to find books that are the most relevant for their children.
EarthRisk Technologies has developed a new model for predicting extreme weather events based on 60 years of data and 82 billion calculations.
Points of Light has selected the second class of startups for its civic accelerator program. The program is entirely focused on 'civic ventures' and entrepreneurs working to strengthen communities.
Whether you are closing a round of funding or pretending to live in the 1920s, champagne is in order. Check out today's 12 funding stories.
Three best-in-class startups from Microsoft's Israel accelerator program are traveling around the U.S. seeking investment and business connections.
SendUs launched out of stealth mode with $17 million in funding today. The company provides a video submission and management platform so brands can use video content created by fans to their own advantage.
ME Clock launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise money for its system that uses positive psychology and behavioral training to help people achieve their personal goals.
RingDNA released a voice communications platform today that provides sales reps with relevant data so they can make the most of their sales calls. The company also announced raising a $1.9 million seed round.
Healthfundr connects health startups with accredited investors to drive funding and attention to this challenging sector.
Online real estate marketplace Trulia acquires Market Leader, a company that provides a software-as-a-service solution for real estate professionals, for $355 million.
WeHostels responds to high international demand by adding four new languages and two new currencies into its mobile app for booking budget accommodation.
Last-minute hotel booking app HotelTonight adds a user-generated photo review feature, as well as a price guarantee.
AnyRoad's platform gives local tour guides the opportunity to build a business online and connect with travelers seeking more authentic experiences.
Wanelo released the third version of its mobile application today to make online shopping a pleasurable and personal experience "for everyone."
Atlas launched a mobile scheduling app today that simplifies the process of setting up appointments while away from a computer.