Press

Here you will find links to recent news articles about TechArb, its educational efforts and program company participants.

March 19, 2015
Once upon a time an IndustryStar was born

August 26, 2014
A2 Bikeshare featured on CNN

September 19, 2014
TechArb Alum Sidecar gets $15M Investment

August 15, 2013
New App MyFab5 Wants To Offer Better Restaurant Recommendations By Nixing Reviews And Ratings

July 21, 2013
Tangled headphones a thing of the past? UM startup TurtleCell nearing solution

June, 2013
University of Michigan’s TurtleCell Takes Top Honors at 2013 ASME IShow

June 28, 2013
Restaurant rankings startup MyFab5 wins Detroit Technology Exchange award

June 20, 2013
Photoful Improves On iOS 7′s Photo Gallery With A More Open, Gesture-Based App

June 20, 2013
Pure Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Challenge announces winners

June 18, 2013
The Life Of A 22-Year-Old Startup CEO, In Picture

June 11, 2013
Cyborg Cockroach Controlled By Phone

May 8, 2013
Could Games Replace CAPTCHA?

April 4, 2013
Chicago-based LuminAID wins Clean Energy Challenge

April 3, 2013
U-M students launch music tournament start-up Stamp.fm

March 15, 2013
ITS announces winners for fall Mobile Apps Challenge

March, 2013
Congratulations to the 2013 Green Light Business Model Competition Winners

March 7, 2013
Motion-following back brace aims to take the pressure off doctors’ aching backs

March 1, 2013
Big ideas Big money

March 1, 2013
Ann Arbor student startup aims to make bikes available for quick rentals

February 15, 2013
U-M team wins top prize at Michigan Clean Energy Venture Challenge (SkySpecs,LLC, TechArb); Record Update

February 13, 2013
Remaking Detroit: Can Creative Companies Save an American City on the Brink? (Are You a Human, TechArb); Co.Create

February 11, 2013
16 Great Startups College Students Are Working On Right Now (CentriCycle, TechArb); Business Insider

February 4, 2013
Ann Arbor startup companies take top prizes in state business plan competition (ExoDynamics, TechArb); AnnArbor.com

January 29, 2013
PhotoSocial Just Updated Your iPhone’s Photo Gallery For The First Time Since 2007; TechCrunch

January 23, 2013
This App Makes Note Taking As Simple As Writing A Tweet (Fetchnotes, TechArb); Business Insider

January 19, 2013
PicoSpray Aims For A Fraction Of Emissions At A Fraction Of The Cost; Fast Company

January 8, 2013
Let’s Start a Neuro-Revolution (Backyard Brains, TechArb); CNN: The Next List

December 5, 2012
Ann Arbor Startup MyFab5 Aims to Disrupt Yelp; Xconomy

November 28, 2012
U-M start-ups (Skyspecs, TechArb) take 1st and 3rd spots at Accelerate Michigan; Concentrate Media

October 8, 2012
University startup Lecture Tools acquired by Echo360; Record Update

October 7, 2012
LectureTools is Second U-M startup acquired in 1 month period (Lecture Tools, TechArb); AnnArbor.com

Nov 27, 2011:
Movin’ up with downloads, Investors sign on as app grows (Mobiata, TechArb); Crains Detroit Business

November 7, 2011:
Own raises $1.2 M to remake the point-of-sale terminal (Own, TechArb); GiGaom

July/August 2011:
Learning Technology Start-up Grows from U-M Incubator (Lecture Tools, TechArb); dbusiness.com

May 26, 2011:
Ann Arbor start-up close to landing investment for CAPTCHA alternative (Are You a Human, TechArb); AnnArbor.com

Fall 2010:
Bright Ideas (Backyard Brains, TechArb); QuadGraphics

January 4, 2010:
University of Michigan spinoff Shephard Intelligent Systems pursues bus tracking technology (Shepard Intelligent Systems, TechArb); AnnArbor.com