Check out Founders Network members making headlines in this week’s member news roundup. Founders Network offers peer mentorship for over 500 tech startup founders. To learn more about FN, please visit www.foundersnetwork.com
Solomon Hykes‘ Startup Docker raises $40M in new funding (via Jordan Novet, VentureBeat). Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications, whether on laptops, data center VMs, or the cloud.
Rob Mancabelli‘s startup BrightBytes finishes 1st in Global Edtech Startups Awards (via edSurge). BrightBytes is a SaaS-based data analytics platform that measures and links the use of technology to learning outcomes.
Taylor Umphreys announces Zuli teamed up with Logitech to make smartphones into home automation sensors (via Jeff St. John, Greentech Media). Zuli is creating a brand new experience for the home, in which the home adapts to who you are, what room you’re in, and what your preferences are to make you more comfortable and energy efficient.
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