The other night, I happened to be at Yesware's office on the outskirts of Chinatown/Leather District, and happened upon founder Mike Lisavitch and the small ReKindle team putting the last touches on their "reconnecting" app. Read MoreStartup hubThe Leather District's tech firms (map and list)
Seemingly overnight Boston has become the new startup capital of the state’s tech community, with entrepreneurs moving here for the same reasons many newcomers do: It’s a compact, busy city with convenient public transportation, good restaurants, and lots of people like themselves.
Mobile applications are gaining a lot of national attention these days. From the uproar over Facebook's possible acquisition of Snapchat for $3 billion to the jaw-dropping reality of Facebook's actual acquisition of WhatsApp, mobile apps have been big news (and worth big money) of late.
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