North Carolina's long tradition of building networked local economies enters the digital age with the Smart Gigabit Communities Reverse Pitch competition on Tuesday. The US Ignite event includes RIoT (Regional Internet of Things) and the North Carolina Next Generation Network with support from North State Communications. Here's a preview plus details about where you can tune in remotely.
WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Bonumose Biochem, which is based in Virginia.
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As investors, scientists, researchers and entrepreneurs gather in Raleigh for the annual CED Life Science Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, it's easy to forget the difficult times. As WRAL TechWire launched 15 years ago, one of our first major stories as about state budget cuts, the ongoing issue of scarce investment capital, and the threat these posted. Today, life science is booming. Here's a look back at those darker days as part of WTW's 15th anniversary locl back at the origins of our new site then known as Local Tech Wire. The author is LTW co-founder and continuing contributor Allan Maurer.
WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is medical device startup Contego Medical, which is based in Raleigh.
WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is KelaHealth, an informatics startup based in Durham.
Lucideon, a materials development and commercialization organization that is dedicated to developing materials and products, in collaboration with industry partners, that meet the real needs of the market today and has recently opened a facility in RTP to serve the needs of North Carolina, has developed a new innovative controlled release technology called iCRT.
MED Interconnect, a Raleigh-based health care technology company has sold $770,000 in debt and equity, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
Mobile World Congress opening Monday in Barcelona is Mobile World Congress is guaranteed to be the biggest gadget and services extravaganza in the event's more than 20-year history, writes John Strand of Strand Consult, a global consulting firm in the U.K. Here's his preview. Plus, watch a video preview.
Veteran entrepreneur, blogger, author and now video show host Joe Procopio talks startups with Justin Miller, the colorful founder of Raleigh-based WedPics. Plus, check out the video.