education

Alchemy expands online learning portal: your org can ‘gain a global presence’ access

Jul. 14, 2014 3:26 pm

Alchemy expands online learning portal: your org can ‘gain a global presence’

The Maryland Historical Society is one of several organizations signed up to use the tool, introduced last year for K-12 schools. "We're talking about these organizations not only staying relevant, but gaining global presence," said one founder.
Protenus: DreamIt Health grad raising $750K for health records’ cybersecurity business

May. 23, 2014 10:15 am

Protenus: DreamIt Health grad raising $750K for health records’ cybersecurity

Protenus is now working on a cybersecurity system to protect electronic medical records at hospitals across the U.S. Over the next year Protenus plans to test its cybersecurity system, which "detects inappropriate EMR access in real-time," in the Johns Hopkins health system.
Curiosityville acquired by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt business

May. 20, 2014 3:38 pm

Curiosityville acquired by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The edtech startup was founded in 2009 and serves early education students.
Columbia-based WebMechanix launches 12-week marketing course [Links] business

May. 16, 2014 9:50 am

Columbia-based WebMechanix launches 12-week marketing course [Links]

"WebMechanix has been struggling to find the right talent to work at the company, so it’s planning to train budding marketers in house. WebMechanix on June 2 will launch a 12-week course offering participants a first-hand look at the industry."
City College French class needs $430 for iPad access

May. 13, 2014 11:15 am

City College French class needs $430 for iPad

Crowdfunding of the Week is a regular series highlighting the technology, creative and innovation crowdfunding campaigns in Baltimore that might be worth your support.
This DreamIt Health grad failed (and learned from it): Krzysztof Sitko dev

May. 12, 2014 10:15 am

This DreamIt Health grad failed (and learned from it): Krzysztof Sitko

To me, failure had always been this boogeyman that would seemingly always cast a threatening shadow upon whatever I attempted. I feared each failing result.
How Johns Hopkins University wants to be Baltimore’s innovation leader access

May. 7, 2014 12:15 pm

How Johns Hopkins University wants to be Baltimore’s innovation leader

Can a leading science and technology research university of almost 140 years accelerate its tech transfer efforts to become the anchor institution of Baltimore’s technology community?
Butcher’s Hill social startup CrowdTangle raises $2.2M in equity [Startup Roundup] business

May. 7, 2014 9:15 am

Butcher’s Hill social startup CrowdTangle raises $2.2M in equity [Startup Roundup]

This is the Startup Roundup. Every Wednesday morning, Technical.ly Baltimore will put together the smaller pieces that make up our startup ecosystem.
Note Portal: web app for sharing class notes wins Morgan State hackathon dev

May. 6, 2014 12:15 pm

Note Portal: web app for sharing class notes wins Morgan State hackathon

It was the third hackathon at Morgan State University co-sponsored by the national Black Founders organization.