Stories with 'tech' tag

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

The Beacon Council: In 2017, startups won’t struggle so much to get local investment

The Beacon Council also wants to make it easier for startups to connect to big institutions like universities and the Jackson health system this year.

/ January 18, 2017

The 2016 resolution redux: Willie Avendano thinks we’re growing up, but not fast enough

Looking back on his reflections for last year, Willie Avendano thinks Miami’s tech scene is still in the kindergarten stage. But he thinks this is the year for us to start working on building the missing piece that’s keeping us from graduating.

/ December 20, 2016

The 2016 resolution redux: Natalia Martinez-Kalinina says the tech scene still needs to mature

Miami hasn’t matured as much as Natalia Martinez-Kalinina would have liked, she thinks next year will bring more avenues for exchange between the centers of innovation in Latin America and Miami.

/ December 20, 2016

Your face gave Brian Brackeen and Kairos their best year yet

Kairos, a facial recognition company, grew by more than 7,000 percent in 2016. No, that’s not a typo.

/ December 19, 2016

What Miami and the Startup Nation have in common

According to a Tel Aviv tech leader, our party scene and beaches are almost as important as our diversity.

/ May 15, 2016

The most Miami moments of eMerge Americas 2016

We’re pretty sure eMerge Americas couldn’t happen in any other city. Where would they get the sequin ladies?

/ April 19, 2016

Miami’s got a few things other startup cities don’t

If it seems like everyone you know is starting a business in Miami — there are some pretty good reasons.

/ March 30, 2016

Universities seek to fill local government’s tech gap

As Miami-Dade County Government’s technological needs grow, it will have to tap the talents and know-how of local universities to fill the gap.

/ February 28, 2016