Archive for April, 2011

TechAmerica Midwest Announces New Board Members

April 28, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
TechAmerica Midwest Announces New Board Members

TechAmerica represents the Midwest high-tech industry on state, federal and international public policy issues.

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Chicago’s Excelerate Labs Announces Companies Chosen for Summer Incubator Program

April 27, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Chicago’s Excelerate Labs Announces Companies Chosen for Summer Incubator Program

Excelerate Labs is pleased to announce the ten companies that make up Excelerate Labs’ Summer Class of 2011: • A Space Apart ‐ A new breed of social media. We connect people and businesses in context wherever they come together. http://www.aspaceapart.net • BabbaCo ‐ A lifestyle brand creating parenting solutions via “simple. functional. super cute.” products […]

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2011 Funding Feeding Frenzy: May 4

April 26, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
2011 Funding Feeding Frenzy: May 4

CEOs and founders of fast growing companies to get connected with a group of investors who just may be waiting to sink their teeth into their winning idea.

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Future Simple: Software to Make Companies’ Lives Simpler

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Future Simple: Software to Make Companies’ Lives Simpler

Future Simple was born out of the need to simplify automated and tracked information.

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Chicago Tech Startup Catalog – First Screenshot

April 20, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Chicago Tech Startup Catalog – First Screenshot

Our first look at the Chicago Startup Catalog – a database of early and mid-stage Chicago startups. (Screenshots)

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4/20/2011 BNC Tech Pitch: Ira Weiss Guest Stars and Two Startups Pitch

April 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
4/20/2011 BNC Tech Pitch: Ira Weiss Guest Stars and Two Startups Pitch

Two startups pitch to an audience of angel investors, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, bloggers and other tech enthusiasts.

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Lab42: New Social Media Market Research

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Lab42: New Social Media Market Research

Lab42 can offer up respondents—the gamers and application users—virtual currency in exchange for completed surveys.

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Hostway: Bridging the Microsoft-Cloud Computing Gap

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Hostway: Bridging the Microsoft-Cloud Computing Gap

Named a Gold Certified Partner from Microsoft, a solid step for the Chicago-born company.

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Pumping Station One: Chicago’s Hackerspace

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Pumping Station One: Chicago’s Hackerspace

Pumping Station One teaches everything from Microprocessor tinkering, to soldering and knitting.

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EDC Technology and the Education Market

April 7, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
EDC Technology and the Education Market

Placing larger, expensive software systems, such as PeopleSoft or others—that big schools use—won’t work in typical small to mid-size schools’ systems.

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