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ST and Affiliates Close Sale of ImThera
Spencer Trask & Co. and its Affiliated Investors Close the Sale of ImThera Medical, Inc.READ MORE
Chairman Gives Talk on Smartphone Origin
Spencer Trask & Co Chairman Kevin Kimberlin Gives Presentation on the Origin of First Pocket Sized Cell PhoneREAD MORE
ST Chairman at Mobile World Congress
IoT expert Stewart Skomra will moderate a panel featuring Kimberlin and BeBop Sensors Founder Keith McMillen on Sept. 12 at Moscone Center.READ MORE
DLF to Honor Spencer Trask & Co. Chairman
"Joni and Kevin Kimberlin have enabled DLF to impact thousands of lives," said Bob Roth, Chief Executive Officer of the DLF.READ MORE
ST Recognizes 100 Year Anniversary
Spencer Trask & Co. Recognizes 100 Year Anniversary of Albert Einstein's Theory of Quantum Radiation with Donation to IAS.READ MORE
Roche Diabetes Care Challenge
A challenge from Innocentive: Roche is looking for innovative ideas and solutions for their Diabetes products and care.READ MORE
Boom, Bubble, Bust: The Fiber Optic Mania
In the decade from 1996 to 2005, breakthroughs in fiber optics and networking transformed society and laid the groundwork for the internet.READ MORE
“Mood Dress” Draws Crowd at WoW
The power of inno360, an open innovation collaborative platform and Watson partner, was recently displayed for IBM's World of Watson 2016.READ MORE
IBM Watson + inno360: Driving Innovation for Cognitive Computing
Spencer Trask Sponsors World Polio Day
Spencer Trask & Co. today announced it will sponsor the 2016 World Polio Day event hosted by Rotary International on October 24.READ MORE
USDLA Honors Sessions College Degree
Sessions College was honored to receive a USDLA Silver award for Best Practices in Distance Learning Programming.READ MORE
Watson And Marchesa Collaborate
Weaving Cognitive Into Couture: Watson And Marchesa Collaborate At The Met Gala
Remembering Jonas Salk
“His story is perhaps a story for anyone in how to tackle a problem in the obsessive way Jonas had, of never, ever quitting.”READ MORE
The Spencer Trask Lectures Series
Founded in 1891, The Spencer Trask Lectures Series selects lecturers who will emphasize the importance of the humanities.
To further the work of The Dartmouth Institute, Dartmouth College will establish the John E. Wennberg Distinguished Professorship.
Mobile Devices Surpass World Population
Millicom has joined Facebook and Internet.org to bring free mobile access to the people in the world who are not yet connected.
‘Miracle’ Data Could Lead to Cancer Cures
Researchers are using DNA sequencing to understand if "exceptional responders" carry gene variations that can lead to better targeted therapREAD MORE
Seed Deals Taking Bigger Role in Venture
Seed and early-stage financing climb to 56% from 33% according to the National Venture Capital Association.READ MORE
A Look under the Hood of Online Data Visu
Discussion of presenting complex data sets into stunning graphics with numerous examples from Scientific American.READ MORE
Brain-Linked Prosthetic Arm Wins FDA Appr
FDA approves the DEKA-arm which detects electrical impulses and translates it into a gesture.
The Wearable Tech Ecosystem in One Easy V
Infographic of the wearable technology landscape from Wearable World
The Wisdom of (Small) Crowds
Princeton Study finds groups of 8 to 12 individuals tend to optimize decisions.
Wireless Power Transfer Will Energize Our
Stanford University scientists devise a way to deliver energy to heart or brain implants buried beneath inches of tissue.
Ciena: The Need for Speed
Market analyst firm Heavy Reading, in an independent survey, ranked Ciena No. 1 over its primary rivals in the telecom field, besting much l
Innocentive: Wisdom of the Crowd
Crowdsourcing harnesses collective intelligence, and creates direct channels between problems and all potential solution sources. It allows
Health Dialog: Funding Dartmouth Chair
Chairman of the board of directors of Health Dialog, George Bennett, is leading a $5 million drive to endow a chair at Dartmouth College to
Angel Investors Plan to Stay in the Game
The new tax increases recently enacted by Congress may not have the dampening effect on private equity.
Thank You, Angelina
Angelina Jolie brings attention to the tremendous impact Myriad and its BRCA1 test is having on women globally.
Hereditary Cancer Test Access Expanded
Access to BRCA testing and myRisk Hereditary Cancer test for UnitedHealthcare patients meeting hereditary cancer testing requirement
Lymphoma Companion Diagnostic Effort
Abbott to develop an in vitro companion diagnostic test for Idera’s clinical programs to treat certain B-cell lymphoma.
School’s in SESSIONS
But Sessions thrives by bringing together students from around the world with instructors and classes that can help them grow professionally
The curious shall inherit the future
“We are going through profound change, and some people are more interested than others in learning about it,” he said. The most critical tra
Do Good or Do Well? – Why Not Do Both?
Another year has come and gone and for many ‘well off’ Americans, it was another season of ritualistic year-end tax planning. Decisions abo
Angel Investing – More than Just Money
In a recent survey of nearly 2,000 accredited, high net-worth Angel investors conducted by the Spencer Trask Institute, today’s Angel invest
El Super: A Taste of Home
‘Most of the associates are your neighbors. They really understand who you are because they are a part of your community,’
For the Tech-Savvy With a Need for Speed, a Limited Choice of Towns With Fiber
In the United States only 7.7 percent of broadband subscribers have optical fiberREAD MORE
These Beautiful Charts Show The Coming Technologies That Will Change The World
Graphic summarizing emerging technologies and showing when theyREAD MORE
Rich Start-Ups Go Back for Another Helping
Start-ups, already flush with cash, are piling on the investment dollars.READ MORE
VC investment hits 13-year high
VCs invested $9.5 billion last quarter, the highest total since the dotcom doom's waning days.READ MORE
Myriad Publishes Clinical Utility Study for Prolaris(R)
Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MYGN) today announced that it has published data from the PROCEDE 500 study in the journal Current Medical Research and Opinion.READ MORE
Ciena Announces Strategic Global Agreement with Ericsson
Ciena® Corporation and Ericsson, today announced a strategic global agreement.READ MORE
Competition Still Accepting Applications
With less than 3 weeks left, startups are submitting some last minute entries into the Innovation District Welcome Home Challenge.
STCI Running Business Plan Competition
STCI is running the competition free of charge. Turillo said investors at Spencer Trask & Co. will attend the competition.
Open Innovation Web Portal
The Office of Innovation and Improvement is partnering with Spencer Trask Collaborative Innovations (STCI).
The artists' community Yaddo, which will observe its 100th anniversary in 2000, has received $1 million for its Centennial Gift Campaign.
Dollars From Heaven
Angels have interceded in some of this decade's soaring tech startups