Massachusetts Innovation News & Events

MIT Media Lab Hiriko City Cars

Hiriko City Cars - MIT Media Labs

Is Driving One of the Tiniest Cars in the World In Your Future? A miniscule car that folds up to just 60 inches, made by MIT’s media lab, will be deployed in cities around the world for neighborly sharing. Hiriko CityCars line up … [Continue reading]

Increasing Rents in Boston’s Innovation District Challenge Startups

Boston's Innovation District

Tech Startups Flee as Boston Innovation District Rents Rise Whether you are in the Financial District, Government Center, the South End, or any other part of Boston, it is apparent that each area has its own flavor and is home to a unique … [Continue reading]

Boston Globe Wins Best Mobile Video Award

The Boston Globe

Boston Globe Named Best Mobile Video Winner for 2012 Brightcove Innovation Awards Boston Globe recognized at Brightcove PLAY 2012 global customer conference. The Boston Globe today announced it has been named the Best Mobile Video winner for the … [Continue reading]

Privy wins Boston Main Streets “Social Media Challenge”

Boston Main Streets - Photo via: (City of Boston)

City selects Hub-based start-up Privy to help businesses boost sales via social media Posted by Matt Rocheleau | Article Courtesy of: At Stone Hearth Pizza in Allston, Mayor Thomas M. Menino and Ben Jabbawy, founder and CEO of … [Continue reading]

Jim Kerstetter of CNET Tongue Lashed in Cambridge

Article Courtesy of: CNET

Why I had it all wrong about Boston's High-Tech scene A Silicon Valley reporter returns to Massachusetts with a bad attitude about the commonwealth's tech market. The locals happily inform him he can pound sand.   by Jim Kerstetter - Article … [Continue reading]

Science & Engineering Angels

Massachusetts Innovation

Massachusetts non-profit working to create new network of angel investors focused on science- and engineering-intensive start-ups By Scott Kirsner, Globe Columnist There's not much of a web site yet at, but it could … [Continue reading]

2012 MITX Innovation Awards Winners Announced


Celebration of New England's Impressive Innovation Advancements The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX), the premier organization representing the digital marketing, media and internet technology community, has … [Continue reading]