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June 17

Premium Lock Novartis gets FDA nod to produce new kind of flu vaccine at Holly Springs plant

Novartis plant in Holly Springs The FDA licensed pharmaceutical firm Novartis' Holly Springs location on Monday to produce cell-culture influenza vaccines. It's the first such facility in the U.S.

Updated June 17

Premium Lock SAS software called 'best-kept secret' in fighting fraud

Industry analyst firm Aite Group applauds the Cary-based company for advanced analytics and custom enterprise fraud solutions in their latest research report issued on Monday.

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June 17

Premium Lock ExitEvent news: Five startups spin out of ThinkHouse

ExitEvent Inaugural ThinkHouse fellows demo startups they built and traction they made in the living-learning community in this story as part the news partnership between WRAL TechWire and ExitEvent.

June 16

Premium Lock Level 3 to buy TW Telecom for about $5.6 billion

Telecom Deal Level 3 Communications Inc. says it has agreed to buy TW Telecom in a deal worth about $5.6 billion.

June 16

Premium Lock Latest broadband news on FCC, Net Neutrality, Cisco, TWC, AT&T, Telehealth

The Broadband Report     The Broadband Report: Broadband providers should not treat all bits the same; Former Time Warner Cable CEO passes; FCC head says bad state laws are blocking high-speed broadband; public comments on net neutrality open; AT&T sells DirectTV merger in filing; and surgery in high-definition. Some of the latest broadband news from the Triangle, North Carolina, the southeast, and the world is just a click away.

June 16

Premium Lock Winners and losers from the E3 video-game show

Games E3 Microsoft The 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo wasn't as dramatic as last year's, when Sony and Microsoft were battling for attention in advance of the fall debuts of their new game consoles, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This year, the focus was on new games to play on those machines.

June 16

Premium Lock Cantor's loss won't kill immigration reform; it was already dead

Vivek Wadhwa Vivek Wadhwa: There are debates about whether comprehensive immigration reform is dead because of the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the primaries. The fact is that it never had any hope.

June 16

Premium Lock NeoNova's growth continues to surge in 2014

The Raleigh-based company expanded its national footprint in one of the company's most successful 45-day periods in its history this year, adding ISP and cloud customers from Louisiana to Alaska and all point in between.

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