Startup Digest Vegas Re-Launches

Startup Digest works with the best local curators to bring you the most relevant content from the world of startups. Every week, Startup Digest sends subscribers the tech startup events in their local community and a reading list of the best articles from around the startup world. Startup Digest depends on local curators and everything they feature is … Continued

New Technology to Help Cities Save Water Tested in Las Vegas

With 54 percent of the world’s population now living in cities, the development of “smart cities” and “smart communities” is becoming a major focus around the globe. Internet of Things (IoT) and Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) involve connecting smart devices and systems in fundamentally new ways. The new technologies enable cities and communities to improve services, promote … Continued

Influential Raises $5M In Series A Funding

Influential, a Data-First influencer marketing platform, announced it has raised a $5M Series A round of funding with lead investor, Capital Zed, an Australia-based disruptive technology investor. This brings the overall total of funding raised by Influential to date to $9M. Influential is a technology platform and social media influencer network that works with more than … Continued

WiseBanyan Selected as FinLab Winner

It’s been a busy summer so far for Las Vegas startup WiseBanyan. WiseBanyan is the world’s first free financial advisor. WiseBanyan builds and manages tailored investment plans to reach financial milestones such as retirement, creating a rainy day fund, or purchasing a home. Clients simply link a bank account, and WiseBanyan’s end-to-end infrastructure automates the achievement … Continued

HATech Launches Serverless Consulting and Development Practice

HATech, a Las Vegas-based company in the DevOps and Cloud Migration space, is rolling out a new idea – a new Serverless Consulting and Development practice. Building on their triple digit growth each quarter since November 2015, HATech is partnering with Amazon Web Services to move applications from Virtual Machines to true Serverless Infrastructures. The HATech teams says AWS Lambda provides a … Continued

Rolltech Merges with Sports Challenge Network to Offer Unmatched Bowling Experience

Sports Challenge Network and #VegasTech startup Rolltech announced their merger. Combined, their goal is to focus on the mobile bowling experience with SCN as the parent company. The newly incorporated Sports Challenge Network (SCN) will be the parent company for all combined products, creating the industry leader in innovating and expanding new types of bowler experiences, competition, … Continued

Business Pitch Competition at the Governor’s Conference on Business

The Governor’s Conference on Business is hosting a statewide business competition that is open to businesses from all industries. The competition give business owners an opportunity to pitch their business, product or service to a panel of judges for a chance to win a prize package that could give a boost to the early stage venture. Participants will also receive feedback and from … Continued

Meet The Mill’s Third Cohort

The Mill recently introduced the VegasTech community to their third cohort of startup teams. The Mill is an accelerator headquartered in the heart of downtown Las Vegas that is designed to help entrepreneurs evolve. The team has two programs — one for people to test ideas and one for seed stage startups. The seed stage startup program, The Mill Startup … Continued

WiseBanyan Launches Goal-based Financial Planning

WiseBanyan, a #VegasTech startup backed by VTF Capital, just launched their biggest release since the company first launched in 2014. WiseBanyan is the first financial advisor to not charge management, trading, or rebalancing fees. Through the use of technology, the team offers the same services as a traditional advisor and pass the savings to customers in the form of free. … Continued

Cimarron High School Wins Award at FIRST Robotics Competition in St. Louis

Nevada FRC Team 987, dubbed The High Rollers, is made up of energetic and talented local Cimarron High School students. In April 2016, this Las Vegas team took home the Chairman’s Award win at the 2016 FIRST Robotics World Championship! This year, more than 20,000 students ages 6-18 from around the globe traveled to St. Louis, putting their engineering skills … Continued