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Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

8:04 a.m. Thursday

Premium Lock UNC Kenan-Flager launches $250,000 social impact investment fund

UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business School Students at the Kenan-Flagler Business School will soon have the opportunity to expand their venture capital experience by helping launch and manage a new $250,000 fund that will focus on socially responsible principles in investing.

6:06 a.m. Thursday

Royalty Exchange raises $550,000, moves into new fields

Will a crowdfunded $550,000 round get Royalty Exchange to hockey stick growth? The startup announces new funding, new software for music industry and growth in alternative energy royalty auctions, reports ExitEvent editor Laura Baverman.

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2:25 p.m. Wednesday

Shoeboxed moves HQ to American Underground @ Main

Shoeboxed, a fast-growing startup in Durham focused on expense management and receipt tracking, is moving its headquarters this week to the American Underground @ Main.

Shoeboxed Shoeboxed

Updated 7:31 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock Is crowdfunding doomed again at General Assembly?

N.C. flag   A crowdfunding bill that many investors and entrepreneurs want passed in North Carolina has been dropped - for now - in a big House package. Is that reason to panic? Will crowdfunding fail again? We've got the inside story.

Updated 7:36 p.m. Tuesday

House bill funds incentives but leaves out crowdfunding

Crowdfunding North Carolina House leaders have filed a long-expected economic development bill that would put more money into luring companies to the state, but it leaves out two key programs avidly sought by the administration. One is crowdfunding.

Updated 2:25 p.m. Tuesday

Attorney: Silicon Valley venture capital firm discriminated against woman

A high-profile sex bias case captivating Silicon Valley has sparked debate over the treatment of women in the high technology and venture capitalist arenas. The trial opened Tuesday.

Silicon Valley Sexual Harassment Silicon Valley Sexual Harassment

Updated 2:20 p.m. Tuesday

Diversity for emoji: Apple to offer different skin tones

‚ÄčLovers of emoji, the cute graphics that punctuate online writing and texts, will soon be able to pick from different skin tones on Apple devices.

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10:48 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock Wilmington's 'cloud' banking startup nCino raises $29M

A graphic highlights nCino technology nCino, a fast-growing startup focusing on cloud-based financial services, has another $29 million in the bank after closing on a "B" round of financing. Our Insiders get the details.

9:51 a.m. Tuesday

Now that's education: Triangle Startup Weekend produces 10 edtech startups

Bold, innovative ideas and brand new companies in just 48 hours - that's the mission of Triangle Startup Weekend. And this past weekend, TSW Education attracted more than 90 people who wish to transform public education. The end result: 10 startups.

Math!nFusion wins the best business model category Math!nFusion wins the best business model category

7:21 a.m. Tuesday

MaxPoint aims to raise $93M in going public

MaxPoint MaxPoint Interactive, which is aiming to be the next Triangle firm to go public, is looking to raise more than $93 million with an offering of some 7.5 million shares. It's looking for shares to price at between $10.50 and $12.50 per share.

1:05 p.m. Monday

Crowdfunding seminar is Tuesday at The Frontier

Crowdfunding Interested in crowdfunding basics? A seminar featuring multiple speakers is set for Tuesday evening at The Frontier in RTP. Numerous presentations are scheduled.

Updated 6:03 a.m. Monday

WTW's Crowdfunding 2015 event reset for March 17; waitlist available

Executive Exchange WRAL TechWire's "Crowdfunding 2015" event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 17. The event is a sellout but there is a waiting list. Same top-notch speakers. Same venue.

Updated 5:58 a.m. Monday

WTW in review: Last week's 55 headlines (Part One)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

Updated 5:56 a.m. Monday

WTW in review: Last week's 55 headlines (Part Two)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:41 a.m. Monday

Making news? Have a viewpoint? Share it with WRAL TechWirM

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

Updated February 20

Triangle Startup Weekend is back; focus is public education

Tonight, organizers will welcome more than 80 participants to NC State's Hunt Library, to launch "Triangle Startup Weekend: Education." We've got all the details.

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February 20

Charlotte Venture Challenge is looking for applicants

Venture Capital The Charlotte Venture Challenge, one of the longest running and best-known contests for startups, is accepting applications for the 14th annual event. But time is running out to apply. We've got the details.

February 20

UNCW to host biotech event featuring 12 startup pitches

UNCW UNCW's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is hosting an event that will include pitches from 12 biotech startups as well as a tour of the Marine Biotechnology Center in North Carolina.

Updated February 19

After $2M fund-raiser, Sqord to move HQ from Durham

West Coast traction prompts Durham wearable tech startup Sqord to move executives to Seattle - and to hire in the Bull City, reports ExitEvent editor Laura Baverman.

Sqord's "Powerbands" Sqord's "Powerbands"

February 19

PurThread lands fabric partnership with Burlington

PurThread, a startup focused on incorporating antimicrobials into fabrics and yarns, has formed a global partnership with Burlington to incorporate its technology.

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