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Premium Lock IoT World is a model of the emerging Internet of Things industry

Internet of Things Business is where technology has impact, and IoT's impact will keep expanding rapidly in the coming five years. Technology Business Research predicts that IoT revenue will continue to grow well beyond those five years, and of course, IoT innovation will not stop.

11:25 a.m. today

AT&T launches wireless broadband for NC rural, 'underserved' areas

AT&T                            AT&T is expanding its fixed wireless broadband efforts across North Carolina and seven other states, targeting rural and what it calls "underserved" areas.

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11:26 a.m. today

Report: ACC Network lining up digital distribution

ESPN logo According to the Sports Business Journal, the ACC Network has started signing digital distribution deals ahead of its launch in 2019

Updated 8:14 a.m. today

Premium Lock Centerline Digital, HQ Raleigh partner in creating 31K SF 'shared economy' workspace

Ever-growing HQ Raleigh is striking a new partnership with Raleigh-based Centerline Digital to create a 31,000 square foot "shared economy" workplace in Raleigh's Glenwood area.

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1:55 p.m. today

The music may be over for Pandora's CEO

Pandora The music may have stopped for Pandora CEO and co-founder Tim Westergren.

1:00 p.m. today

Jim Shamp: Is science comedian an oxymoron? No, it's Tim Lee, Ph.D., and he's definitely no moron

You don't have to be an ag whiz to harvest a heap of fun from the N.C. Biotechnology Center's get-together on Wednesday with Tim Xtreme Lee, who has a Ph.D. in biology and the equivalent in comedy.

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9:46 a.m. today

SAS combines IoT, solar in 'smart campus' initiative

Global analytics software and services firm SAS is capitalizing on the growing Internet of Things as well as its on-campus solar farms to create a "smart campus" that it says will reduce energy costs and make the firm more sustainable.

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Updated 8:12 a.m. today

Premium Lock NovaQuest names Vern Davenport as partner, looks to raise $1.5B fund

Veteran tech executive Vern Davenport, who left Medfusion early last year after serving as CEO, is a new partner with Raleigh life science investment firm NovaQuest. The North Hills-based group also is looking to raise a new fund worth $1.5 billion.

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10:13 a.m. today

Insomniac Games exec to grads: Don't get discouraged - 'just keep doing the work'

"Art school gave you a great overview, a place to try things. But it is perfectly normal to spend some time honing your craft and looking around before you start your dream job," Chad Dezern of Insomniac Games tells Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham graduates. "The important thing is to know that, and not get discouraged--just keep doing the work." Here is his complete graduation speech.

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7:33 a.m. today

Premium Lock Vance-Granville CC lands $31M Siemens software grant

Computer coding In what's called the largest grant ever made to the college, Vance-Granville Community College has received a $31 million software grant from Siemens PLM Software.

6:46 a.m. today

Foxconn in NC? Scuttlebutt grows about 8,600 job project; Michigan after it, too

Initial wire service reports last Thursday out of Taiwan did not include North Carolina on a list of states under consideration for a huge $10 billion plant investment by Foxconn, a builder of iPhones and other tech products. But a later report did - and now Raleigh is buzzing about the project. Other states want it, too, including Michigan whose governor wants a big incentive package ready to offer the China-based tech giant.

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6:32 a.m. today

Premium Lock SpaceX launches 10 Iridium satellites from California (+ video)

A SpaceX rocket carried 10 communications satellites from communications firm Iridium into orbit from California on Sunday, two days after the company successfully launched a satellite from Florida.

6:20 a.m. today

Input: WTW wants to hear from you - send us news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

6:18 a.m. today

Getting WTW on the go: Use our mobile iPhone/iOS, Android apps

WRAL TechWire, a comprehensive source of coverage of companies in the Carolinas and beyond with a focus on the growth industries of broadband, life sciences, and on entrepreneurs and venture funding, has WRAL TechWire apps for iOS and Android devices.

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6:15 a.m. today

How to keep in touch with WTW across social media: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 15 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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6:06 a.m. today

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

6:05 a.m. today

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part two

Triangle headlines Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part three.

6:03 a.m. today

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