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City Camp-NC Open Pass to focus on open data and economic development

Now in its seventh year, CityCamp NC, part of NC Open Pass, is proof that the civic tech and open government scene in the Triangle is alive and vibrant. This year's event kicks off Thursday. Here's a preview. from CityCamp NC co-chair Jason Hibbets.

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Premium Lock Even more money: IoT startup ProAxion lands $752K, new investors

ProAxion, an NC IDEA startup grant winner in 2016, is continuing its rapid growth in the Internet of Things industrial sensor space. Its latest big news: Raising money and landing high-profile investors.

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Premium Lock How to win across digital transformation: A process approach

Going digital  Technology Business Research offers insight into how to win in digital transformation: Embracing a process-led approach. Here's the first of a two-part report.

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Premium Lock Winning across digital transformation: Taking a process-led approach

Innovation Editor's note: Technology Business Research offers insight into how to win in digital transformation: Embracing a process-led approach. This is the second of a two-part report.

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Reading 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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WRAL TechWire's social media footprint: 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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Give us a shout: WTW wants to hear from you - 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.

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WTW's week in review: 88 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 three.

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WTW's week in review: 88 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 two.

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WTW's week in review: 88 headlines not to be missed, part one

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

Updated September 22

Durham's virtual-reality arcade gives gamers a new way to look at fun

Durham's virtual-reality arcade gives gamers a new way to look at fun Augmentality Labs in downtown Durham allows users to play video games in a new way.

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Premium Lock RIoT: New accelerator will meet 'need' for startups focusing on IoT

RIoT, the Internet of Things group that now has more than 5,000 members, is continuing to evolve to a "content and hands-on organization" helping to develop startups and technology. Not just events. With a $500,000 federal grant, RIoT will open its own IoT-focused accelerator to drive an ecosystem development, says the group's founder.

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Updated September 22

1.9 billion reasons to attend TechWire's cybersecurity event

A new study finds 1.9 billion reasons to attend WRAL TechWire's "Hackers, Malware, Ransomware & You" event. That's how many data records have been exposed by hackers in the first six months of this year.

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September 22

Premium Lock Report: Smart health device usage surges to 41%

Smart devices for use in tracking healthcare at home are surging in use according to a new report.

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Premium Lock Internet of Things group RIoT to launch accelerator with $500K federal grant

RIoT RIoT, the Triangle-based Internet of Things group pushing IoT development, plans to launch an accelerator program targeting" disruptive technologies" after landing a $500,000 federal grant. RIoT estimates it can create more than 90 startups, generate 200 jobs and secure $10 million in private investment.

September 21

Premium Lock Startup investment trends: Plenty of capital to chase

Investors from Accel Partners, Sierra Ventures, and Samsung outlined investment trends at the CED Tech Venture Conference. They offer a variety of suggestions to those chasing the dollars.

Moderator Robbie Allen, Alex Estvez, Accel Partners, Mark Fernandes, Sierra Ventures, and Brendon Kim, Samsung NEXT, at the CED Venture Tech Conference. Moderator Robbie Allen, Alex Estvez, Accel Partners, Mark Fernandes, Sierra Ventures, and Brendon Kim, Samsung NEXT, at the CED Venture Tech Conference.

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