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Media Maven Monday: Nov. 23-29

by Kyle Psaty

With so much happening on the Boston tech scene these days, there’s simply no way we could get all the interesting news ourselves. Here’s a quick recap of what we think are the biggest happenings  in the news over the past week… Easy come, easy go.


Robert Buderi from Xconomy takes a look at a few smaller deals that have transpired recently to give you a more complete picture of financing in Boston.

Ryan McBride from Xconomy reports that local solar fuel startup Sun Catalytix, an MIT spinoff, recently received $1M in additional funding from Polaris, bringing their total budget to a reported $3M.


Xconomy’s Wade Roush sits down with State Energy Secretary Ian Bowles to talk about waste.

Ryan McBrid
e from Xconomy shares details surrounding a new fund Harvard Business School is making available to its alums; winning entries will get $25K.

Brendan Lynch from Mass High Tech reports that the Marine Biology Laboratory in Woods Hole recently received $800K in funding for stem cell research and regenerative medicine.


Talk about the season for giving, Mass High Tech reports that upwards of 100 low-income Bostonians got some free computer support from over 40 volunteers on the Third Annual Boston Tech Day.

This wraps up our first-ever Media Maven Monday post. If there’s other local tech news that you found of specific interest last week, please feel free to share it in the comments.


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