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Sickweather completes Kansas City accelerator, pursues funding business

Aug. 26, 2014 8:00 am

Sickweather completes Kansas City accelerator, pursues funding

Sickweather predicts illness outbreaks using social media. The company is busy raising capital — which, cofounder Graham Dodge says, may push it out of Cockeysville for good.
Venture fund director shares tips [Links Roundup] business

Aug. 22, 2014 8:00 am

Venture fund director shares tips [Links Roundup]

Also, what entrepreneurs like Brinkbit's Bryan Bamford and SeeFuture's Torin Ellis eat for lunch.
Early-stage cybersecurity firm? TEDCO has new state-backed fund for you business

Aug. 21, 2014 8:00 am

Early-stage cybersecurity firm? TEDCO has new state-backed fund for you

The new fund will make investments of up to $100,000 in cybersecurity startups.
OrderUp served $7M investment business

Aug. 20, 2014 10:18 am

OrderUp served $7M investment

Steve Case's Revolution Ventures and LivingSocial cofounder Tim O'Shaughnessy led the round of Series A financing.
LeadCloud raises $1 million [Startup Roundup] business

Aug. 13, 2014 8:50 am

LeadCloud raises $1 million [Startup Roundup]

Also: Chesapeake Regional Tech Council announces new leadership, Johns Hopkins joins team of universities chasing "hack-proof" systems and another top executive leaves Millenial Media. It's this week's Startup Roundup.
Maryland Innovation Initiative announces $6.4M in grants so far this year business

Jul. 25, 2014 10:49 am

Maryland Innovation Initiative announces $6.4M in grants so far this year

The TEDCO fund aims to commercialize university research, technologies and startups. The $6.4 million represents the bulk of the grants issued since the fund's inception in 2012.
CoFoundersLab merges with New York firm to form Onevest business

Jul. 17, 2014 12:32 pm

CoFoundersLab merges with New York firm to form Onevest

The Rockville-based founder matchmaking service will unite with New York crowdfunding platform RockThePost to create Onevest. The combined company will have offices in Rockville, New York and San Francisco and aim to be a one-stop shop to connect and grow tech businesses.
RedOwl to double Baltimore workforce business

Jul. 9, 2014 12:09 pm

RedOwl to double Baltimore workforce

Cofounder Guy Filippelli discussed the plans Tuesday during a visit by Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley to RedOwl's Federal Hill headquarters.
Traitify raises $4 million [Startup Roundup] business

Jul. 9, 2014 7:51 am

Traitify raises $4 million [Startup Roundup]

The equity sale was part of a $5.5 million offering from the personality assessment platform.