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City of Boston Launches New Boston.gov Site

The City of Boston launched its redesigned website Wednesday: Boston.gov. But it’s not done. And it never will be. “If we’re doing our job right, […]

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Brave Becca Leans In Aims to Close the Confidence Gap at an Earlier Age

Sheryl Sandberg isn’t the only one encouraging women to Lean In. Harvard Business School students Preeya Sud and Ching-Ching Chen adapted the Facebook executive’s New […]

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Kayak Cofounder Paul English Launches Travel Agent App Lola

Company name: Lola The gist: Lola is an app that lets users communicate via text message 24/7 with a live travel agent, who can find […]

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EditMate Expands to Boston to Help Brands Create Crowdsourced Videos

Company Name: EditMate The gist: EditMate provides an online video editing service useful for any company hoping to use video to promote their brand but […]

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FertilityIQ Lets Patients Review Their Fertility Doctors & Clinics

Company Name: FertilityIQ The gist: FertilityIQ is a website that lets patients review their fertility doctors and clinics to help others make more informed decisions […]

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Teplo Surpasses Its $60K Kickstarter Goal to Help You Brew the Perfect Cup of Tea

Company name: Teplo The gist: Teplo is a smart bottle that lets you track and control the brewing temperature and time of your tea via […]

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LearnLux Is Helping Millennials Make More Informed Financial Decisions

Company name: LearnLux The gist: LearnLux offers online learning options that teach you how to take control of your personal finances and make informed decisions, whether […]

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Wanderu Helps You Book Affordable Bus and Train Travel

Company name: Wanderu The gist: Figure out how to get from point A to point B by whatever priority is most important to you—price, speed, time […]

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Q&A: Jodi Goldstein Shares Her Unconventional Path to the Harvard i-lab

Jodi Goldstein has always pursued an unconventional path. When you grow up living in a hotel in rural Vermont, the “unconventional” starts early. “My parents […]

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Studio 16 Opens in East Boston to Help Startups & Nonprofits Tell Their Story

Three local filmmakers have converted a century-old firehouse in the Boston Shipyard into the city’s “new home for creativity.” Studio 16 opened its doors in […]

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Insurify Launches to Take the Hassle Out of Comparing Car Insurance Quotes

Finding the best car insurance is now as simple as snapping a photo of your license plate, thanks to MIT spinout Insurify. The startup launched […]

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Ava Anderson Sells Everyday Products for Your Life—Without the Harmful Chemicals

Update 1/25/16 3:00 p.m.: Ava Anderson Non Toxic has shut down. You can read the family’s statement about it here. You will never find Ava […]

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Harvard-Spun Daily Pnut Is Taking On theSkimm in Satirical News

Tewfik Cassis, Alex Schuster, and Fred Spring want to make you laugh every morning. But they plan to elicit that grin using global news. Their […]

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Jobble Is Connecting Faces to Brands and People to Jobs

Offline word of mouth marketing is reported to drive at least five times more sales than a paid advertising impression. Boston startup Jobble wants to […]

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MIT-Spun AquaFresco Aims to Reinvent Laundry

Laundry is about to be reinvented, thanks to three Ph.D. candidates from MIT. Chris Lai, Sasha Huang, and Alina Rwei are the founders of AquaFresco, […]