Entries by Jayme Crawford

Osso VR Secures $14M Investment to Further Develop VR Surgical Training Platform

Osso VR today announced it has raised $14 million in Series A funding to further develop its VR surgical training platform. The financing round was led by Kaiser Permanente Ventures, with participation from SignalFire, GSR, Scrum Ventures, Leslie Ventures and OCA Ventures. According to Crunchbase, the Series A brings Osso VR’s overall funding to $16 million, with […]

MassChallenge HealthTech Announces 2020 Program Prize Winners

Written by Celia Fox In the past six months, the MassChallenge HealthTech (MCHT) program experienced both unprecedented change and growth. The 2020 cohort was one of the strongest to date, earning more revenue and funding from the previous year’s cohort, creating jobs, and launching numerous pilots with our industry Champions while also providing MCHT with its […]

Health Catalyst Announces Agreement to Acquire healthfinch, a Healthcare IT Company that has Helped Define the Clinical Workflow Optimization Space with its Award-Winning Software

July 9, 2020 at 4:45 PM EDT SALT LAKE CITY, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Health Catalyst, Inc. (“Health Catalyst,” Nasdaq: HCAT), a leading provider of data and analytics technology and services to healthcare organizations, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire healthfinch, Inc., a Madison, Wisconsin-based company that provides a workflow integration engine delivering insights […]

Crain’s Chicago Business 2020 Tech 50

It started as the Tech 25 but quickly grew into the Tech 50. Each year since 2011, we’ve put the spotlight on a mostly new list of names you need to know if you care about Chicago tech—nearly 400 of them. For the 10th edition, we’ve revisited our previous lists with an eye toward those who […]

The best budgeting apps to use right now

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Top budgeting app overall: Mint Best checking account with built-in budgeting app: Simple Best budgeting app for couples: Zeta Best budgeting […]

The QL Gaming Group, Parent Company of BetQL, Acquires Accuscore and Raises Additional $1.1 Million

NEW YORK, May 6, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The QL Gaming Group (QLGG), a leading direct to consumer sports data and iGaming affiliate platform, today announced an additional $1.1 million in funding, as well as the acquisition of Finnish sports simulation company, Accuscore. The combined announcement will expand the capabilities of BetQL, QLGG’s sports betting analytics platform for casual bettors […]

Silicon Valley is racing to build the next version of the Internet. Fortnite might get there first.

By Gene Park April 17, 2020 at 1:19 p.m. CDT The next version of the Internet is often described as the Metaverse, a term borne from science fiction, describing a shared, virtual space that’s persistently online and active, even without people logging in. It will have its own economy, complete with jobs, shopping areas and media to […]