Category Archives: Massachusetts

Boston ranks No. 4 on list of Best Cities.

Bloomberg has released its annual list of “America’s 50 Best Cities“, and Boston  has placed 4th. The ranking looked at 100 of the largest cities in the country, and evaluated them based on number of restaurants, libraries, museums, spo ...

Massachusetts biotech jobs growing.

Massachusetts biotech companies are growing their aggregate employment, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council’s Biopharma Industry Snapshot. Massachusetts biotech total payroll in 2011 was $6.0 ...

iRobot launching first health robot.

IRobot and InTouch Health have built their first health robot, a combination of InTouch’s telemedicine technology with autonomous navigation and mobility of the iRobot Ava mobile robotics platform. Bedford, Mass.-based iRobot created the Roomba vacu ...

PayPal coming to downtown Boston.

PayPal Media Network is planning to lease 100,000 square feet in the Financial District twin towers at International Place in downtown Boston.  PayPal has acquired Boston mobile ad tech startup Where Inc. and mobile payment startup Fig Card. Owned by eBa ...