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Startup spotlight: Leadovate wants to be a sherpa in the wilderness of college applications

Most students don't get enough one-on-one help with sending in applications......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

This college football recruitment startup is raising money. Here’s its next play.

Ashburn-based Route Analytics Inc. quietly launched last year with a platform to improve the college football recruiting process — and it’s gaining yardage. The data science startup, which uses algorithms and machine learning to help student athl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 36 min. ago

Tech startup CollegeVine raises $24M, eyes employee benefits market

CollegeVine, the Cambridge-based education technology startup, has raised $24 million as it eyes offering its services to employers as an employee benefit. The company, which has focused on offering affordable high school guidance and college admiss.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2019

An online business school for women? Why a local female entrepreneur is creating one.

Luna Startup Labs, a new Tysons-based online accelerator, is now accepting applications. It's the first step toward creating Artemis University, founder Kim Cayce’s ultimate vision......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

College admissions scam helps startup raise $5M

The appalling college-admissions scam exposed how corrupt that game can be. But the scandal was helpful for MyKlovr, a Manhattan-based firm that helps connect teenagers to the right college. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 16th, 2019

Startup Spotlight: Vetd is Google Shopping for SaaS platforms

Getting pricing for software often means making appointments, but that's an unsustainable business model, said Vetd CEO Andrew Hoagland......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

5 legitimate charities that help low-income students get into college

The college admissions scandal has thrown a welcome spotlight on other charities that genuinely try to help young people......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

College bribery scandal puts spotlight on admissions consulting, a booming but unregulated cottage industry

Cutthroat competition to get into the nation’.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 14th, 2019

Startup Spotlight: Health Genie app wants to answer busy parents" wishes

Linda Donoho combined her Wharton MBA in health administration and her own experience as a mom managing her family's health care to come up with Health Genie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

In the Spotlight: Forsyth Tech"s Torry Reynolds

Torry Reynolds, dean of the math, science, and technologies division at Forsyth Technical Community College. City: Winston Salem Duties: The dean of math, science & technologies provides leadership and assumes responsibility for managing divisional p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Why this gaming startup chose to level up in Las Cruces

Local leaders in economic development championed the arrival of Ganymede Games, as it could fill its pipeline with New Mexico State University and Doña Ana Community College students and graduates......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Startup Spotlight: Jacksonville-based Urban SDK empowers cities with big data

Though it's less than a year old, the company is a key partner in major Jacksonville city projects and recently landed a spot in a competitive program in Memphis, Tennessee......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

Next Avenue: Now you can rent a grandchild for chores and rides

Startup ‘Papa’ provides college-age grandkids on-demand for help and companionship......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2019

Ganzin eye tracking solutions can be paired with AR, VR

Taiwan startup Ganzin Technology is showcasing at CES 2019 its newly developed Aurora eye tracking modules that can be paired with VR and AR for diverse applications, according to the firm's chief operating officer JY Chueh......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 10th, 2019

Ethereum Startup Parity Launches DIY Blockchain Tool Substrate

Parity Technologies has launched a beta version of Substrate, a tool that lets users create custom blockchains for decentralized applications......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 20th, 2018

Who's going to review your college applications – a committee or a computer?

Artificial intelligence will almost certainly assume a bigger role across college campuses and may help schools de.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 3rd, 2018

ABQ startup brings blazing fast internet to local college

Students at Central New Mexico Community College next semester might notice the campus internet is faster — much faster. Albuquerque startup OptiPulse will build a 10 gigabyte per second wireless network for the school, according to a news releas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

Business of the Year spotlight: Battle Sight Technologies (Veteran)

For Nick Ripplinger, the path to being a business owner began when we was 17.  And it moved through Kosovo, Iraq, and back to Dayton before the military veteran went on to found Battle Sight Technologies, a startup with a reusable inferred marker th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Startup Spotlight: Jax-based eVest brings AI to real estate

This entrepreneur is using AI to rethink the ways real estate companies find investors and appraise properties......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Startup Spotlight: OrderOut; and more South Florida tech news

This week's technology and ventures news......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Ethos Aims To Improve Life Insurance With $35M Funding Round

Startup insurance company Ethos has altered the way life insurance is offered and applied. Not only does the company have the ability to process applications in minutes, Ethos offers term life insurance ranging between 10 and 30 years. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 1st, 2018