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6 things to know about Miami startups this week

Miami-Dade County’s mayor meets with Miami innovators, a Miami startup gets accepted into 500 Startups, and SpareDesk comes to the city.

/ March 24, 2017


Momentum wants to get Miami’s real estate cash into startups’ hands

Investing in a startup can seem intimidating to companies in traditional sectors like real estate, where Miami’s serious cash lies. Momentum wants to demystify the process – and in the end, get more startups to launch here and stay here.

/ March 22, 2017


What to know about Miami startups this week

This week: A new domain name is born in Miami, South Florida’s health tech scene gets another win, and why 91 percent of tech professionals say they’d leave their current jobs.

/ March 17, 2017


There’s a new investment fund on the scene.

Rokk3r Labs is announcing the launch of Rokk3r Fuel, an investment fund that will seek to address South Florida’s lack of readily available venture capital.

/ March 9, 2017


The world’s premier community impact organization is finally opening up a Miami office

The goal of SVP is to gather wealthy partners and have them pool their funds to to give to local social impact organizations.

/ March 8, 2017


Hubspring hopes to end the hassles of managing a hospital department

Hubspring was borne out of frustration that supermarkets had better technology than hospitals, where people’s lives are in the balance.

/ March 1, 2017


Miami tech leaders say they need immigrants, Startup FIU is movin’ on up

This week, we heard a lot about the alleged culture of sexual harassment at Uber — first from a blog post from a former employee, then in a followup report from The New York Times.    As you may have heard, similar allegations have now been made in a lawsuit against Magic Leap. While South […]

/ February 23, 2017


TechCrunch is almost here and Florida’s trying to boost its innovation rankings.

It was a big week for women entrepreneurs.

/ February 16, 2017


Startup news to know, Feb. 6 to 10

Today’s roundup features stories about women, entrepreneurs of color, and a company founded by two Finns.

/ February 9, 2017


At the intersection of art and tech

Home to Art Basel, Sime MIA, and eMerge Americas, Miami is a meeting point of ideas and cultures. How have the intersections between art and tech, Latin America and the US, helped shape our growing startup scene?

/ December 7, 2015