Saturday, December 15, 2018

Multicore Photonics Closes $300K Seed Investment

Multicore Photonics, an Orlando startup developing smart fiber optic-based industrial sensors to monitor and control industrial assets, systems and facilities, held the first close of its seed funding round raising $300K of...

How this local tech firm is snapping up seed money at every turn

For Adam Pickett, getting offers from investors at pitch events is half the prize. He’s really after the exposure. Pickett is co-founder of My One Resource, a cloud-based system that lets users organize...

Central Florida startup wins big on ABC’s Shark Tank

Central Florida startup company Signal Vault won big on the season premiere of ABC TV’s Shark Tank Friday night. The anti-hacking company based in Seminole County landed key investments from sharks Lori...

Miami-based Open English buys startup

Online English-learning platform Open English said Monday that it has acquired technology education startup Next University. Both companies were founded by Miami entrepreneur Andrés Moreno, the Miami Herald reports. This will be the first time that Open...

Orlando smart lock maker UniKey nets $5M venture capital deal, shares hiring plans

An Orlando-based smart lock maker plans to expand its business after landing a big venture capital deal. UniKey Technologies Inc. closed on a $5 million capital deal in May with Samsung being...

Christian Seale @ Startup Grind: His views on startup growth from both sides of...

Christian Seale is the founder and managing director of Startupbootcamp Digital Health Miami, the first digital health accelerator and seed fund focused on diverse and underserved communities. He has been on both...

Accelerating growth: Startup accelerator programs in the United States

A convergence of factors in information technology and capital markets have helped propel a boom in venture capital-backed startups in recent years. While well-established regions such as San Francisco-Silicon Valley, Boston-Cambridge,...

Trobo’s Shark Tank deal fizzles out

Reality TV can be much different when the cameras aren't rolling, as founders of an Orlando-based tech firm that makes an educational plush toy robot learned first hand. Jeremy Scheinberg and Chris Harden, co-founders of Trobo,...

KidoZen assets to be sold to Tampa company

The assets of KidoZen will be sold to Tampa-based Mad Mobile on Monday. Terms of the transaction for the once-ballyhooed Miami tech company were not included on Crunchbase but the South Florida Business...

Orlando Magic select VenueNext for app

VenueNext, the tech firm founded by the San Francisco 49ers, has landed the Orlando Magic as its first outside big league investor after signing a deal with the team to develop an all-inclusive...
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