Yearly Archives - 2018

This 18-year-old company is somehow one of THE state’S hottest startups

One of the Boston area’s fastest-growing­ tech startups has been in business for 18 years.
Aras, which makes software to help businesses manage the development of complex products, is an outlier in other ways, too. Its headquarters lies far from the glimmering new construction of the go-go technology scene in Boston and Cambridge, in a quiet Andover office park off of Interstate 495. Read more >>

Regroup Mass Notification Wins 2018-2019 Mobile Star Awards

Regroup Mass Notification, the industry leading provider of emergency and day-to-day mass notification solutions, today announced that its mobile application, AlertMe, has been recognized as “Most Innovative Mobile Emergency Alerts & Response App” in the 17th annual Mobile Star Awards™ program, hosted by the mobile events and news site MobileVillage. Read more >>

The search for a pill that treats concussions

William Korinek loves professional football and, as a native Minnesotan who moved to New England in 1995, he roots for both the Patriots and the Vikings. But he won’t let his 11-year-old son, Jonah, play tackle football.
“It’s too risky,” said the 45-year-old molecular biologist.
Korinek is cofounder and chief executive of Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals, a Cambridge startup trying to develop a drug to treat concussions. Read more >>

Sisters have their vision restored by eSight glasses

When asked to play a game to see who could rip the Christmas paper from the boxes the fastest and keep the gift inside, the sisters jumped at the chance. It wasn’t until Craig saw the word eSight written on the side of her box in big, bold, black letters that she realized the so-called surprise birthday party was really a surprise reveal party for her and her younger sister. Read more >>