Pittsburgh Q1 tech investment dominated by handful of big deals

PitchBook Q1 data shows big investments in Pittsburgh startups but the number of recipients was lowest in years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2024

Here are the local startups, deals and executives that won 2024 PACT Enterprise Awards

PACT named the region's top startups, investment deals, CEOs and emerging companies in tech and life sciences......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2024

Defense-tech company Anduril buys Area-I, a manufacturer of tube-launched drones

The San Diego-based tech company, best known for its border surveillance towers, is trying to break into a military supply industry that is dominated by a handful of entrenched manufacturers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 3rd, 2021

Roundup of deals and dollars: Dallas firm announces investment geared towards energy tech

Take a look at our column where we examine recent M&A activity involving Dallas-Fort Worth companies: The firm, which has offices in both Dallas and Houston, has invested in NGP Energy Technology Partners III, L.P., through an equity commitment.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

Pear Therapeutics announced a handful of new deals with tech and healthcare firms worldwide

This story was delivered to Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours before they're published on Business Insider, cl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 9th, 2020

In the money Sept. 16: Tons of deals for med-tech startups, plus hard cash for hard seltzer

A handful of medical-technology companies are reporting deals, as well as a multimillion-dollar infusion for real estate.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2019

These were Wisconsin"s top tech-related investment deals for the fourth quarter

The majority of the deals – and the largest – were to health care and medical technology startups, with some of them based in the Milwaukee metro......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2019

Chinese tech investors flee Silicon Valley as Trump tightens scrutiny

New Trump administration policies aimed at curbing China's access to American innovation have all but halted Chinese investment in U.S. technology startups, as both investors and startup founders abandon deals amid scrutiny from Washington......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 7th, 2019

Report finds Pittsburgh tech sector lost approximately 4,000 jobs in 2023

An annual report from the Computing Technology Industry Association estimated that the Pittsburgh tech sector currently has a net tech employment of 58,646 people, down from the net of 62,469 people in 2023......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2024

The power of connections in facing manufacturing’s challenges

Pittsburgh knows the ever-evolving landscape of manufacturing like the back of its hand, having transformed from its deep roots in traditional manufacturing to the high-tech manufacturing hub it is today. As dynamic industry challenges such as tec.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2024

Mainstream Finally Gets It... The AI Investment Play Isn"t Tech, It"s Energy

Mainstream Finally Gets It... The AI Investment Play Isn't Tech, It's Energy Almost two months ago, we highlighted what we called at the time 'The Next AI Trade' - that in fact it is not the tech itse.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 21st, 2024

Elemental Excelerator seeks applicants for next cohort

With the latest cohort, the climate tech investor will make its largest project investment to date......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2024

Heads-up, Apple and the rest of Big Tech: Disney wants better app store deals.

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Category: personnelSource: nytMay 16th, 2024

After closing $1.5B second fund, EnCap Energy Transition eyes power deals

After closing a $1.5 billion second investment fund, EnCap Energy Transition is eyeing even more deals in the electricity sector......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2024

Amazon Pours ~$1.3B Investment Into French Operations: Report

Amazon's €1.2 billion investment marks a significant stride in bolstering its French presence, promising 3,000 new jobs. The move aligns with France's push for tech investment, showcased at the 'Choose France' event, wher.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 13th, 2024

As NASA chief warns of space race with China, Pittsburgh plays a part

The Pittsburgh region has seen some significant investment in the space sector in recent years as the United States continues to plan to send astronauts back to the moon......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2024

Ag tech startup Carbon Robotics lands Nvidia investment

The investment from Nvidia follows Seattle-based Carbon Robotics' $43 million funding round last year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2024

Amazon To Invest $9B In Singapore Cloud Infrastructure, Doubling Its Current Investment has announced a $9 billion investment in expanding its cloud computing infrastructure in Singapore. This decision comes as part of a broader trend of global tech companies increasing their presence in Southeast Asia. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 7th, 2024

Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg Missing From AI Safety Board, MKBHD Reviews Rabbit R1 And More: This Week In AI News

This week was full of news from the tech and investment world, including Musk's thoughts on AI, Wood's significant trades, Intel's popularity on Reddit, and MKBHD's review of a new AI device. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 5th, 2024

The 12 best deals from Amazon"s sale right now, including Apple, Vitamix, Echo, and more

Amazon's always offering great deals, from tech to home essentials. Here are the best ones of the weekend, including Fire TVs, headphones, and more. When you buy through our links, Business Insider may earn an affiliat.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 3rd, 2024

Warren Buffett"s Berkshire To Rake In $226M Passively In A Jiffy, Thanks To Its Core Holding Apple

Buffett's foresight and investment acumen is exemplified by his astute bets and the chief among them is tech giant Apple. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 3rd, 2024