Stephen Babcock, Author at Technical.ly DC - Page 2 of 42

Stephen Babcock

Photo of Stephen Babcock

Stephen Babcock is the Deputy Managing Editor for Technical.ly. Stephen Babcock began reporting for Technical.ly in Baltimore in 2014. A graduate of Northeastern University, he moved to Baltimore following stints in New Orleans and Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Baltimore Fishbowl, NOLA Defender, NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune and the Rio Grande Sun.

-30-
Pie Insurance raises $118M Series C, with plans to keep hiring lots of tech talent

Mar. 25, 2021 2:06 pm

Pie Insurance raises $118M Series C, with plans to keep hiring lots of tech talent

It's the second year in a row the insurtech company has raised a round of more than $100 million. This time, the Series C was led by a familiar name in global financial services.
WeWork partners with DC government on return-to-work initiative

Mar. 24, 2021 4:07 pm

WeWork partners with DC government on return-to-work initiative

The coworking company is offering incentives for businesses and pros seeking to get back to workspace, as well as Georgetown students.
ETHIX360 closes $3M Series A led by DMV VC firms

Mar. 19, 2021 3:20 pm

ETHIX360 closes $3M Series A led by DMV VC firms

The compliance-as-a-service company has a D.C. presence. It closed the funding round and posted 2020 growth, despite a VC backing out at the start of the pandemic.
DC Development Report: Tech expansion continues, while coworking contracts

Mar. 17, 2021 1:27 pm

DC Development Report: Tech expansion continues, while coworking contracts

The WDCEP report shows where tech fits into regional economic trends.
The Washington Justice have a DC esports facility to call home in 2021

Mar. 15, 2021 12:54 pm

The Washington Justice have a DC esports facility to call home in 2021

The Penn Quarter facility will offer space for the Overwatch team, and fans. It shows an evolution for esports.
Tysons-based AR software company Upskill acquired

Mar. 11, 2021 3:11 pm

Tysons-based AR software company Upskill acquired

With the acquisition by TeamViewer, Upskill plans to keep growing, CEO Brian Ballard told Technical.ly.
Campfire: DC digital agency’s podcast features interviews with innovators

Mar. 10, 2021 4:16 pm

Campfire: DC digital agency’s podcast features interviews with innovators

In the latest episode of Campfire: The Impact and Innovation Podcast, Johns Hopkins Tech Ventures Executive Director Christy Wyskiel discusses entrepreneurship at universities, and Baltimore's business community.
Rockville-based Pediametrix receives $1M from National Science Foundation for R&D

Mar. 9, 2021 9:36 am

Rockville-based Pediametrix receives $1M from National Science Foundation for R&D

The company is developing SoftSpot, which brings AI and computer vision to pediatrics.
Quantum computing company IonQ plans to go public. Here’s what it could mean for College Park

Mar. 8, 2021 7:01 pm

Quantum computing company IonQ plans to go public. Here’s what it could mean for College Park

Following a merger with publicly traded dMY Technology Group, Inc. III, the company is expected to be valued at $2 billion. It shows how the University of Maryland College Park's investment in quantum can bolster the tech economy.
ChurnZero raises $25M to grow customer success, and the software that powers it

Mar. 4, 2021 5:04 pm

ChurnZero raises $25M to grow customer success, and the software that powers it

JMI Equity led the Series B funding round. The downtown D.C. company is hiring.

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Dc