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Edtech Startup Edmit Raises $855K Pre-Seed to Expand Nationally

Early-stage edtech startup Edmit closed an $855,000 pre-seed round with participation from Bessemer Venture Partner’s 15 Angels fund, Rethink Education’s seed fund in partnership...

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Cake Raises $1.35M to Help You Talk About End-of-Life Planning

Cake, a Boston-based end-of-life planning platform, has raised a $1.35 million seed round led by local venture capital firm Pillar. Founded by Suelin Chen and...

Exclusive: Techstars’ New Anti-Drone Tech Accelerator with the Air Force Has...

Techstars has found a home for its new startup accelerator in Boston that it's launching with the U.S. Air Force next year. The Techstars Autonomous...

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DraftKings Joins Effort to Boost Black & Latino Students in Tech

German Martinez was 14 years old when he moved to the Boston area from El Salvador, a country in Central America he described as...

This New VC Program Focuses on Developing Entrepreneurs, Not Startups

Most startup incubators and accelerators are focused developing the company, not the entrepreneur behind it. This is where associate Abigael Titcomb of Underscore.VC saw...

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App Development Firm Raizlabs Gets Acquired by Chicago-Based Agency

Raizlabs, a mobile app development firm headquartered in downtown Boston, is getting acquired by Chicago-based customer experience agency Rightpoint. Financial details were not disclosed. Raizlabs Founder...

Panorama Education Raises $16M Series B to Expand Into More Schools

Panorama Education, a Boston-based startup promoting a data-driven approach to the overall assessment of students, raised $16 million in a Series B round led...

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