Raleigh-based FilterEasy, a startup founded by two North Carolina State University students has raised an equity round of more than $4.2 million, according to a regulatory filing. The company sells an online A/C filter subscription service that helps users replace filters on time.
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Today (Friday, July 29) is the last chance to get a discount price for the Internet Summit in Raleigh November 16-17. Companies and speakers on the agenda include: Hulu, Moz, Marketing Profs, Airbnb,Red Hat, the Daily Show, Salesforce, Walgreens, AOL, Bitly, comedian Rainn Wilson, Ann Handley.
Oracle Corp is buying NetSuite Inc., the company that acquired Durham-based Bronto a year ago, in a deal valued at $9.3 billion. Netsuite shares jumpd more than 18 percent to $108.64 in premarket trading, just under the $109 offer price.
Brooks Bell, a well-known Raleigh technology entrepreneur, told the Democratic National Convention Wednesday that she fears what electing Donald Trump would do to her business and to other young entrepreneurs. Like her husband ShareFile founder Jesse Lipson, who addressed the DNC Monday, Bell also decried North Carolina's HB2, the so-called "bathroom bill."
Consumer confidence toward tech spending edged upward in July to reach its highest reading of the year, as sentiment toward the overall economy also increased slightly, according to the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Indexes.
Steadfast commitment by Apple executives to transform greater iPhone user engagement into service revenue growth is succeeding. But the company faces challenges, says TBR analyst.
Grant Thornton is calling for nominations to the Grant Thornton North Carolina 100 (NC100) program, which recognizes the substantial impact of private companies in North Carolina, including Innovator and Technologist of the Year.
Burlington-based Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp(r)) (NYSE: LH), the healthcare diagnostics company, and San Diego-based Sequenom Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), which specializes in non-invasive prenatal testing for reproductive health, have agreed to merge.
Durham-based RevBoss, founded as a consulting company in 2014, has launched its first product -software as a service that allows B2B firms to push a button and get a sales pipeline.
Verizon's Q2 2016 earnings decreased year over year for the first time in half a decade. TBR analyst Steve Vachon says the firm is doubling down on advertising and media to offset the decline.
Patients with the most common form of brain tumor can be treated in an effective and substantially less toxic way by omitting a widely used portion of radiation therapy, according to a study by Physicians from Carolinas HealthCare System's Neurosciences Institute and Levine Cancer Institute.
Raleigh entrepreneur Jesse Lipson, founder of Sharefile, which sold to Citrix, spoke at the Democratic National Convention Monday night and attacked NC HB2, the so-called "bathroom bill," saying, "Nothing scares away investment like hate."
Raleigh-based FotoSwipe, a mobile photo-sharing app that allows users to instantly share photos and video across mobile platforms, has raised several hundred thousand in a debt offering, according to a regulatory filing.
Star Trek Beyond, the third film in the franchise reboot, starts fast and furious-- which shouldn't be a surprise, since director Justin Lin also helmed "Fast and Furious" three through six. It also makes humor a big part of the experience.