Tech firm launches new supplemental insurance coverage platform

Tech company launches new supplemental insurance platform

Americans are floundering in a sea of options when it comes to choosing insurance plans that offer enough coverage without breaking the bank. It’s becoming increasingly clear that the average healthcare plan has sizable gaps that can cost consumers thousands of dollars. While half of the U.S. population receives employer-sponsored health insurance, medical bills are … Read more

Espresso-Tech Firm Cometeer Raises $35 Million As Craft Java Trade Heats Up

Coffee-Tech Company Cometeer Raises $35 Million As Craft Java Industry Heats Up

The $35 million Series B funding round will allow Cometeer to finish building its 70,000-square-foot headquarters in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Cometeer Coffee-tech startup Cometeer has raised a $35 million Series B round, the company announced Tuesday. The investment is the largest made in the specialty coffee sector and brings the total raised by the six-year old … Read more

Federal Claims Courtroom dismisses bid protest introduced in opposition to Navy by tech firm Squire

Federal Claims Court dismisses bid protest brought against Navy by tech company Squire

Written by John Hewitt Jones Oct 18, 2021 | FEDSCOOP A judge at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims has dismissed an appeal brought by military technology company Squire Solutions after the Navy decided not to fund the company’s proposals for a prototype voice recognition system. Judge Richard Hertling in a written opinion last week … Read more

Portland software program firm recordsdata to go public with Oregon’s first tech IPO since 2004

Portland software company files to go public with Oregon’s first tech IPO since 2004

Expensify, a Portland company that makes software to manage employees’ expense reports, filed for an initial public offering Friday. It would be Oregon’s first tech IPO since 2004, when Cascade Microtech went public, and just the second substantial IPO from any Oregon firm during that 17-year stretch. Coffee chain Dutch Bros, which went public last … Read more

Medical expertise firm Stryker leases workplace in Gurugram’s Worldwide Tech Park

Medical technology company Stryker leases office in Gurugram's International Tech Park

Global medical technology company Stryker has leased a 150,000 sq ft office at the International Tech Park in the Golf Course Road Extension in Gurugram, two people aware of the development said. The company has relocated from its existing space at Sohna road in Gurugram and is consolidating its operations. International Tech Park Gurgaon (ITPG) … Read more

Augusta Tech to Announce Partnership with Main Tech Firm

Augusta Tech to Announce Partnership with Major Tech Company

(TNS) — The many changes in store at Augusta Technical College include an announcement so impactful that it’s been postponed until more people can help share the news. Less than an hour before Augusta Tech President Dr. Jermaine Whirl was scheduled to announce an academic agreement between the school’s cyber program and one of the … Read more

Massachusetts firm will purchase Bolder Surgical for $160M

Massachusetts company will buy Bolder Surgical for $160M

Hologic Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has agreed to buy Bolder Surgical Holdings Inc. for $160 million. The deal is expected to close by year-end, subject to regulatory clearance and customary closing conditions, a press release said. Marlborough, Mass.-based Hologic focuses on early detection and treatment in women’s health in diagnostics, surgical and medical imaging products. It … Read more

AI firm Moveworks makes the transfer to tech hub Austin

AI company Moveworks makes the move to tech hub Austin

Yet another tech company is staking a claim in the tech “boomtown” of Austin, Texas, with artificial intelligence company Moveworks announcing its move Thursday. The Greater Austin Chamber joined Moveworks in announcing the expansion to the Texas capital. It joinsTesla, which announced its HQ move on Oct. 7, Oracle, and over a hundred AI companies … Read more

HealthPlanOne Receives Its eleventh Marcum Tech High 40 Award For Firm Progress

TRUMBULL, Conn., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — HealthPlanOne LLC, a fast-growing company at the cross-section of technology, analytics, marketing, and customer experience, was named to the 2021 Marcum Tech Top 40 list. It’s the eleventh time HealthPlanOne has made the annual list, published by accounting and advisory services firm Marcum LLP. The list recognizes the fastest growing … Read more

SoftBank-backed journey tech startup Yanolja acquires Korean e-commerce firm Interpark  – TechCrunch

SoftBank-backed travel tech startup Yanolja acquires Korean e-commerce company Interpark  – TechCrunch

South Korean travel tech startup Yanolja has acquired a 70% stake in a listed South Korean e-commerce pioneer, Interpark, for about $250 million.  The company plans to use the acquisition to make further inroads into the overseas tourism industry. Interpark offers online travel booking services and international shipping to more than 230 countries and targets … Read more