Acknowledged for Industry Leadership
Rethink Robotics' Rodney Brooks wins 'highest honor in robotics industry'
Baxter and Dr. Rodney Brooks
Today, Rethink Robotics founder Rodney Brooks will be among three robotics innovators to receive the prestigious Engelberger Robotics Award at the 45th International Symposium on Robotics (ISR 2014) which is also the 8th German Conference on Robotics (ROBOTIK 2014), in Munich, Germany. Read More
Super Smash Bro
Local eSports star selected for Nintendo invitational tournament in LA
Dan Jung - "Korean DJ"
Newton resident Dan Jung, or Korean DJ as he is internationally known, has officially returned to the competitive eSports fighting game community (or FGC) after his 2009 retirement. The Bostonian was renown in the FGC as one of the top players of the Nintendo franchise Super Smash Bros Brawl and Super Smash Bros Melee, winning Nintendo’s only officially sanctioned tournament in 2008 as well as taking top honors at the prestigious Major League Gaming tournaments in ’06 and ’07.  Read More
Global Biz Hub
Are you intimidated by networking? Remember these 4 fundamentals of Networking 101
The CR Network / Community Roundtable
Contributed article from business development expert and National Association of Women MBA's Boston chapter president Ellen Keiley A good, powerful network opens doors. From securing coveted concert tickets to securing a job, your network can help. Networking opportunities exist everywhere you go, from taking the kids to the playground to hanging around the office, so always have your antenna up. Read More
embue's debut
Embue launched a Kickstarter campaign – Here's what else you should know about them
They’ve raised over a million dollars in government grants, worked with City Hall to make Boston homes more sustainable, and helped found what has since become the city’s coolest startup incubator. And now, after five years under the radar, Embue is finally making its public debut – with a Kickstarter campaign. Here’s what you should know about this dark horse of the "connected home" space. Read More
Hot or not?
Home energy efficiency startup Ecovent on The Entrepreneurs Grill
Ecovent co-founder Dipul Patel pitches Karen Rubin of Quanttus.
Posting another video from our Entrepreneurs Grill series... This one features Dipul Patel, co-founder of the recent Techstars Boston graduate Ecovent; it was shot before they entered the program. And Karen Rubin, the guest "griller," moved in March from Matrix Partners, where she'd been an entrepreneur-in-residence, to the healthcare startup Quanttus, where she runs product. Read More