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Envested aims to help people find a "better way" to give locally by helping match them with causes and tracking what their giving helps create. The Durham-based startup is among the presenting companies at CED Tech Venture.
Startups and emerging companies in the bitcoin and other cryptocurrency space remain a very hot investment, according to a new report. But challenges remain even as dedicated exchanges continue to evolve.
Ever visited a consignment shop? Ever tried to sell something through a consignment shop? Had trouble making the system work? Durham startup aLuxuRe, which will be presenting at CED Tech Venture, says it offers a solution.
Cary-based Mobile Events wants to help schools and non-profits capitalize on the ability to fund-raise digitally. The startup will be presenting its business case at the CED Tech Venture conference.
Tech calendar update: The Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster's annual meeting will highlight global cities' efforts to battle climate change. Plus: A roundup of other upcoming events, including the Hopscotch Design Festival.
Analysis: Salesforce surpassed $2 billion in quarterly revenue in 2Q16, highlighting the success the company has had in transforming from a CRM vendor to a strategic advisor of digital transformations. The company continues to expand horizontally, evidenced by the acquisition of Demandware, to help customers transform additional business processes while expanding growth opportunities, writes Technology Business Research analyst Kelsey Mason.
Charlotte-based Passport brings its mobile technology for payment and fee collections to CED's Tech Venture conference where potential investors can review offerings that the company says reduces complexity while also providing "intelligent data." The City of Raleigh will test Passport's parking payment tech this fall.
Less than a year after raising $14 million, including backing from a Silicon Valley investor, fast-growing Zift Solutions is making another major addition to its management team.
CED Tech Venture profile: Stealz, 'revolutionizing' business-customer engagement with IBM Watson's help
A new partnership with IBM Watson is bringing supercomputing analytics capabilities to Raleigh startup Stealz' capabilities for delivering real-time customer feedback to its more than 1,000 paying clients. Stealz will be telling its story about revolutionizing business-to-customer relationships at CED's Tech Venture conference.
Baby boomers and Generation Xers don't even come close to the collective embrace of technology by millennials, a new survey shows. While the older folks aren't exactly Luddites, millennials are more ready for a brave new world of apps, streaming, and the shared economy.
Calendar highlights: Innovate Raleigh 'greater good' summit; Robbie Allen at Startup Grind; Wilmington startups
Upcoming regional tech calendar highlights include: Innovate Raleigh's annual conference this year focuses on "placemaking, sustainability and transportation," and Automated Insights CEO Robbie Allen appears at Startup Grind. Plus, NEW in Wilmington is hosting a military-focused startup event.
Cary fintech startup Divvy Investments to make its case to investors at 2016 CED Tech Venture Conference. Here's a profile of the Nick Bradfield-led startup, the first to be published as part of a partnership between the Council for Entrepreneurial Development and WRAL TechWire.
Lucerno Dynamics, a Morrisville startup, is developing a very successful track record when it comes to financing: An NC IDEA grant winner, support from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, and now outside capital.
Instead of yelling "Taxi! Taxi!" or sending a text for a ride on demand, Uber is now offering customers a pre-scheduled booking service in the Triangle.
In a blog post, Spoonflower's own "skunkworks" team talks about the Durham startup's venture into do-it-yourself design home decor through the Roostery.
Wal-Mart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention to challenge online leader Amazon. Plus: Take a graphical view of the financial battle between Wal-Mart and Amazon. And: Meet Jet.com's CEO.