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Boston-area Chipotle Norovirus Case Shuts Down Store, Declines Shares

It's an irony for food restaurant chain Chipotle to face another issue with food poisoning when the store is making enough effort to recover from recent sanitation problems. Employees from Billerica location has been reported to be sick where one fell ill with norovirus making the shares to dive at 2.4%.

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Dunkin' Donuts To Challenge Starbucks For Coffee Supremacy

Dunkin’ Donuts Expands Mobile Ordering to Rhode Island and Massachusetts, Aims to Roll the Service Nationally

Member of Dunkin' Donuts's reward program in Rhode Island Massachusetts can now enjoy a mobile ordering service via "Dunkin VIP" mobile app, available for iOS devices. The company is seeking to roll out the program nationally and is collecting consumer data to achieve that goal.

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General Electric Co.'s Aviation Test Facility Ahead of Earnings Figures

General Electric Mocked Startups, Proclaimed Itself as Tech Company

GE have been trying attract tech workers since last year. In its new Oscars ad, GE mock the startups and proclaim itself as a tech company and an industrial company.

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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Chipotle in Boston Reopen After Norovirus Outbreak

Chipotle reopen its Boston restaurant in Cleveland Circle on Christmas. After an outbreak of norovirus in its outlet earlier, the Mexican Grill would have to close its restaurant for inspection.

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Super Bowl

Super Bowl draws U.S. record 114.4 million TV audience

The New England Patriots' heart-stopping 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl delivered the largest television audience in U.S. history with an average of 114.4 million viewers, network NBC said.

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MakeSpace

New York physical storage startup MakeSpace lands $8M in funding

New York, US-based physical storage provider MakeSpace landed $8 million in funding from Upfront Ventures, OATV, Founders Fund, and other investors, to model its service after Uber and Dropbox and expand its workforce.

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Understory

Understory bags $1.9M in seed round for ground-level weather detection in the US

Madison, US-based weather forecasting and analytics startup Understory bagged $1.9 million in a seed funding round led by True Ventures to build software and a forecasting model that will be able to generate weather data through ground-level observation.

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SimpliSafe

Sequoia enters home security arena with SimpliSafe investment

Sequoia Capital entered the home security and automation arena by making a minority investment in Boston, US-based company SimpliSafe to take advantage of the lucrative situation of the present do-it-yourself home security market.

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ezCater

Boston food ordering platform ezCater scoops up $4M to beef up catering service

Boston, US-based food ordering platform ezCater scooped up $4 million in a funding round from several investors and high-net worth individuals to beef up its online list of food caterers around the country.

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Drync

American wine app Drync lands $2.1M in funding

Boston, Massachusetts-based wine discovery mobile app Drync landed $2.1 million in a funding round from institutional and angel investors to build its wine shopping platform.

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Wellframe

Massachusetts-based Wellframe nabs $1.5M in seed funding to provide patients with a mobile digital nurse

Boston, Massachusetts-based mobile healthcare management platform Wellframe nabbed $1.5 million in a seed funding round from several high net worth individuals to provide patients with an app that will serve as their personal digital nurse.

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Bjond Inc

Ohio software firm Bjond raises $3.25M in Series A funding

Columbus, US-based software firm Bjond raised $3.25 million in its Series A funding round led by Draper Triangle Ventures to accelerate its workflow automation software BjondHealth.

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Tripzon Travel

Boston travel startup Tripzon allows travelers to customize their own vacation packages

Boston, US-based travel startup TripzonTravel.com allows travels to customize their own vacation packages by adding in the destinations, flights, hotels, transportation, and activities they want using a single platform.

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Bitcoin

Boston's Circle Internet Financial closes $17M in Series B round to facilitate easier and safer Bitcoin transactions

Boston, US-based digital currency firm Circle Internet Financial closed a $17-million Series B round from Oak Investment Partners and other investors to help consumers conduct easier and safer Bitcoin transactions.

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Actifio

US data storage startup Actifio scores $100M in funding at $1.1B valuation

Boston, US-based enterprise data management startup Actifio scored $100 million in its Series B funding led by Tiger Global Management for its expansion with its valuation now reaching $1.1 billion.

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