Two N.Y.C. startups are part of Target Techstars Accelerator

Twin Cities startups Local Crate and Upsie are among 10 companies accepted into the Target+Techstars Retail Accelerator’s second class. The accelerator — a partnership between Minneapolis-based Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) and Boulder, Colo.-based Te.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

Target leads $3.7M round of funding for startup Inspectorio

Target Corp. has led a $3.7 million investment in Inspectorio, one of the startups that participated in its Target Techstars retail accelerator program last year. Inspectorio makes mobile applications for supply-chain inspections. Its technology .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2017

Techstars L.A. launches with SoCal focus

The inaugural class of the Techstars Los Angeles Accelerator got under way today with nine out of 10 startups hailing from Southern California. Only Liv, a mixed-reality startup from San Francisco, isn’t local. “We had a simple thesis for Te.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

What you need to know about the new Disney Accelerator class — and why

Eleven more startups are setting up shop at The Walt Disney Co. as part of the fourth class of the Disney Accelerator. The companies are working in a variety of areas, including hot fields such as e-sports and virtual reality, that could result in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

A Portland startup lands $1.75M from noted investors

After wrapping up at Seattle's Techstars, Portland startup Stackery is leaving the accelerator with a solid term sheet in hand. The Pacific Northwest investor Voyager Capital is leading a $1.75 million round that also includes Pipeline Capital Part.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2017

Tablets, potholes and podcasts are part of UpTech"s fifth class

Covington-based informatics startup accelerator UpTech graduated its fifth class of startups, which includes a new way to discover podcasts and a method for dealing with potholes. UpTech hosted Demo Day for its fifth class on Feb. 9, where nine c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2017

Former Belly Founder Says He"ll "Swing For Grand Slams" In New Role At Techstars Chicago

Former Belly Founder and CEO Logan LaHive has been named managing director at Techstars Chicago. LaHive, who stepped down from Belly last year, pledged to help startups enrolled in the Techstars accelerator to take big risk and "swing for grand slams." .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 9th, 2017

OracleVoice: Startups Opening New Doors For Oracle France

In Paris, Oracle expands its Startup Cloud Accelerator program, which is a key part of Oracle’s continuing outreach to the developer community and an o.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 1st, 2017

This week in tech: Newest construction project in Cortex; accelerator startups raise $370 million

A new hotel, residential apartment building and tech office that could be anchored by Microsoft are part of Cortex’s new $170 million phase three. Construction is expected to start next year with the project being complete in 2018. Startups that have g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 21st, 2016

Techstars to Launch Accelerator for Music-Industry Tech Startups

Techstars, a 10-year-old Boulder, Colo., company that runs business accelerators across the country, is starting to accept applications this week for its first music-industry focused program, launching in February......»»

Category: mediaSource: wsjOct 5th, 2016

Five Takeaways From The First Target + Techstars" Demo Day

Last week, we had the opportunity to attend the first Target + Techstars’ Demo Day in Minneapolis. The startups are focused on some of the most important areas of business today: big data, experiential retail, the Internet of Things, bots, SaaS, machine.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesSep 27th, 2016

Barclays Techstars "Expands The Mandate Of Fintech" With Second NYC Class

Barclays (NYSE: BCS) Techstars, a startup accelerator in cities around the globe, will see its second class of New York companies present in a demo day next week. The program is a three-month "boot camp" for startups, which offers them support from Techst.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 8th, 2016

Muslim Hackers Knock ISIS Websites Offline And Vow to Silence Online Caliphate

Hackers united on November 17 to target ISIS websites, apps and social media channels as part of the #SilenceTheSwords campaign......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 17th, 2017

Telsey Analyst: Target"s Earnings Shows It"s "Squeezed" Between Two Major Rivals

Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) reported its third quarter results, which for the most part exceeded Wall Street's expectations but was accompanied .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 15th, 2017

Republicans have removed the controversial part of the tax bill that had tech startups up in arms

Brian Ach/Getty Images Members of the te.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

As Israel And Saudi Arabia Target Lebanon, What Are Hezbollah"s Military Capabilities

As we explained in part I, On The Verge Of Catastrophe: Saudi Arabia Says Lebanon Declared War, the anti-Iran and anti-Shi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 9th, 2017

Prospect Capital: Unsafe At Any Price Part 2 - Target 45-60% Discount To NAV

Prospect Capital: Unsafe At Any Price Part 2 - Target 45-60% Discount To NAV.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 2nd, 2017

4 Ways AI Startups Can Target the Music Industry

Startups have a lot of room to disrupt the music industry with AI and voice recognition......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 29th, 2017

Amazon"s next target? Etsy-styled arts and crafts

Is there any part of the retail world that Jeff Bezos doesn't want to dominate?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 23rd, 2017

There Will Soon Be a Target in All 50 States

You can get your Target fix nationwide By this time next year, Target will finally have at least one store in each of the 50 states. Target announced Thursday that, as part of a nationwide expansion and remodeling.....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 19th, 2017

Really Bad Ideas, Part 5: The Fed Should Have - And Defend - An Inflation Target

Really Bad Ideas, Part 5: The Fed Should Have - And Defend - An Inflation Target.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 16th, 2017