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SameGrain App Launches New Platform Features And Exceeds Data Milestone
May 31, 2016

SameGrain App Launches New Platform Features And Exceeds Data Milestone

User engagement and success stories rise as app matches people and soars past 9.5M data points.

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Accelerate Baltimore’s Additional $100,000 in Funding to be awarded to Baltimore Based MyBestBox
May 20, 2016

Accelerate Baltimore’s Additional $100,000 in Funding to be awarded to Baltimore Based MyBestBox

ETC (Emerging Technology Centers), announced that the winning company to be awarded the additional, follow on funding of $100,000 will be Baltimore based MyBestBox.

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Accelerate Baltimore, highlighted on FundingSage’s Startup Accelerator Spotlight
May 19, 2016

Accelerate Baltimore, highlighted on FundingSage’s Startup Accelerator Spotlight

“The most important role the accelerator program can play is that of the ultimate connector. The community and connections that the accelerator operators, mentors and program professionals offer is critical to the success of the companies.”

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PeerAspect has been selected as finalists DAI’s USAID-funded Innovation into Action challenge
May 12, 2016

PeerAspect has been selected as finalists DAI’s USAID-funded Innovation into Action challenge

PeerAspect announced that they have been selected as a finalists for DAI’s USAID-funded Innovation into Action challenge.

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ETC Has A New Assistant Director and Marketing & Community Coordinator
May 11, 2016

ETC Has A New Assistant Director and Marketing & Community Coordinator

Jacqueline Albright promoted to Assistant Director; Rachel Blevins joins as Marketing and Community Coordinator

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Point3 Security CyberA3 Competition
Apr 19, 2016

Point3 Security CyberA3 Competition

Baltimore Based Cyber Company Point3 Security is Bringing “Capture the Flag” to Hackers at the BSidesCharm Conference April 23 & 24, 2016 Baltimore, MD – April 15, 2016 – Point3 Security (https://point3.net), creators of Odile a SaaS-based platform, works for the small and middle market to detect hackers. At this year’s BSidesCharm Conference, Point3 will be organizing a team-based…

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Here are the 10 startups picked for Light City Baltimore’s pitch contest
Mar 22, 2016

Here are the 10 startups picked for Light City Baltimore’s pitch contest

Ten Baltimore-area startups have been selected for Light City Baltimore’s pitch competition. The Light the Future Startup Pitch Competition is part of Light City U, the innovation conference during the city’s inaugural light festival, and takes place March 31. The 10 finalists were selected from 53 applicants. Installations at Light City will span the Inner Harbor promenade. PHILIPVILE The…

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Baltimore-area incubators team up for entrepreneurship series
Mar 3, 2016

Baltimore-area incubators team up for entrepreneurship series

In March and April, entrepreneurs can take a tour of Baltimore-area incubators, and pick up some knowledge on running a startup in the meantime. Camp Inc. is a six-stop event that’s set to move through Baltimore, Towson, Baltimore County and Columbia. The Emerging Technology Centers received funding for the program through TEDCO’s Incubator Assistance Grant, and…

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Teachers like Hillary, and other voting trends hiding in SameGrain’s data
Mar 3, 2016

Teachers like Hillary, and other voting trends hiding in SameGrain’s data

When social media platform SameGrain launched last year, founder Anne Balduzzi talked about the importance of the algorithm that facilitates the matchmaking that happens between users. This year, the startup is using the app to make data correlations about the key questions of our time. Take the much-measured presidential election, for instance. From a total…

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Baltimore-area incubators team up for entrepreneurship series
Feb 25, 2016

Baltimore-area incubators team up for entrepreneurship series

In March and April, entrepreneurs can take a tour of Baltimore-area incubators, and pick up some knowledge on running a startup in the meantime. Camp Inc. is a six-stop event that’s set to move through Baltimore, Towson, Baltimore County and Columbia. The Emerging Technology Centers received funding for the program through TEDCO’s Incubator Assistance Grant, and…

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