news topics: Academics

Harmony Space wins top prize at MIT Hacking Arts for music learning app that feels like Pokémon GO

November 21, 2016

In Boston this weekend, software developers, hardware engineers, artists and entrepreneurs gathered for the Hacking Arts 2016 conference and hackathon at MIT. Of twelve finalists, the following teams took top honors. Best All-Around Hack: Harmony Sp...

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Stanford, MIT lead in graduating funded startup founders

October 2, 2016

Certain universities are known to produce a high number of funded startup founders. These schools tend to share certain qualities: prestige, large STEM programs, research prowess and proximity to concentrations of investor capital. At CrunchBase, we ...

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From MOOC to Bootcamp to MIT

May 19, 2016

Entrepreneurs share a lot in common: Determination. Passion. Ingenuity. And in the case of two students enrolling at MIT this fall: A path shaped by MITx. While everyone takes a different road to success, MIT’s online learning platform provided...

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