Boxer, the next generation mobile inbox, today announced its acquisition of leading Android email app developer, Enhanced Email.
Famigo, a company providing safer experiences for children on mobile devices, today announced a partnership with United Way for Greater Austin around the Play To Learn initiative. Already proven successful for 200 local families, Play To Learn teaches parents how to help their children become school-ready.
Querium Corporation has launched an adaptive learning program to enable prospective Texas college students to prepare for the mathematics portion of the new Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment. Querium’s TSI Math Prep, built on an A.I.-based learning platform, is designed to rapidly identify students’ strengths and weaknesses, deliver an optimized learning path for the TSI, and advance students as soon as they demonstrate mastery.
Developed by Austin native ByteSized Studios, Atomic Fusion: Particle Collider has players (a.k.a. Physicists) explore all the elements in the Periodic Table though frantic arcade gameplay.
Outbox announced in a blog posting today that they were shutting down the Outbox service and pivoting to something new and (hopefully) better. Their messages to customers contains a hint of the quality of these entrepreneurs, and a peek into the kind of strategic business thinking and attention to metrics that every startup should aspire to.
Main Street Hub, the Austin based “do-it-for you” marketing platform for local businesses, today announced the closing of a $14 million Series B equity financing round led by Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) with participation from existing investors, including Harrison Metal Capital.
A new social enterprise, Verb, has spun out of the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin (UT).
Yellow Cab Austin, the city’s premier taxi service, announced the release of its HAIL A CAB™ app version 3.0
The Zebra, a real-time online auto insurance comparison platform, today announced that it has raised an additional $3 million to complete its seed financing round, bringing the company total to $4.5 million to fuel a nationwide expansion of its auto insurance comparison services.