Breaking Down Boston’s Biotech Valley

  Recent employment statistics strengthen the case for Silicon Valley’s upcoming biotech equivalent in Boston   The space of highly successful private companies in the recent decade has been dominated by Silicon Valley and information technology, almost to the point where IT and FAANG have become synonymous with the public conception of “tech.” Especially considering the…

Halla I/O Transforms How Grocers Interact With Customers

Halla Transforms How Grocery Retailers Interact With Customers   Halla I/O is an AI, SaaS company that operates at the intersection of personalization and food; its B2B software suite allows grocery retailers to offer their customers an individualized shopping experience through customized item recommendation, smart shopping cart, and home page. I spoke with CEO Spencer Price…

Aura Health: Mindfulness Meets Machine Learning

  As the meditation and mindfulness movement draws millions each year, the volume of mindfulness-related digital content has grown rapidly as well. Aura Health’s intuitive, emotion-based search engine lets users navigate that growing library while its sophisticated machine-learning algorithms adapt to the user’s specific needs over time. I sat down with one of Aura’s founders,…