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Published Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The funding outlook for young companies in Florida is stronger than ever. “There are more funds in Florida and Florida increasingly is on the radar screen of non-Florida investors who are out looking for good deals,” he said. “Also, as a state we have to nurture and grow fundable companies and the infrastructure in place to do that is more»
Published Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Last week, Amazon.com filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission, seeking permission to run experiments on a number of frequency bands that might have some connection to the company’s work with delivery drones. The application requests permission for a “five-month experimental special temporary authority to operate on more»
Published Monday, January 16, 2017
From collaborative robots to a biotech renaissance, here's what Silicon Valley investors say 2017 has in store. Learn more>>>
Published Monday, January 16, 2017
The company, winner of the Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge in 2016, uses its proprietary technology platform to predicts whether a job candidate is a culture fit for an employer. Florida Funders, The FAN Fund, Miami Innovation Fund and individual angels participated in the fund-raising round. Learn more>>>
Published Monday, January 16, 2017
Aeropost International Services, a Miami-based company in the mail and package forwarding business, closed a $4 million financing round from North Bridge Venture Partners. Its Miami hub in conjunction with partners throughout Latin America and the Caribbean allows the company to provide end-to-end service for the members of its network to receive their more»
Published Monday, January 16, 2017
Moon Express, a company competing in the Google Lunar X-Prize, has raised $20 million in a Series B-1 round and announced that they’ve now fully financed their maiden mission to the moon. With the latest round of funding, Moon Express has raised over $45 million in private investment from individuals and venture funds including Founders Fund, more»
Published Sunday, January 15, 2017
iguama, a Miami, Fla.-based cross-border e-commerce platform serving Latin America, raised $5m in Series A financing. The round was led by Kibo Ventures and PeopleFund. Learn more>>>
Published Sunday, January 15, 2017
Recognizing a critical need to improve national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV), Moffitt Cancer Center has again united with each of the 69 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in issuing a joint statement in support of recently revised recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Learn more»

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