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2:44 p.m. Friday

Exclusive: Gigabit Internet, Citrix, startups and Queen City lead Triangle Twitter trends

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 10:50 a.m. Friday

Report: Ultrafast networks deliver jobs, economic growth

Gigabit Internet access is becoming a reality in the Triangle, and a first-of-its-kind report about the economic impact of ultrafast networks shows that communities where fiber-optic access is deployed are enjoying a "positive impact on economic activity."

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9:01 a.m. Friday

Is Charlotte really the Silicon Valley of the South?

Leaders from across the Queen City are gathering today for the Charlotte Chamber's "Technology Summit" at which it is sharing new jobs data that shows the region is "no doubt ... quickly making a name for itself."

IT job growth in Charlotte IT job growth in Charlotte

Updated 8:58 p.m. Thursday

Tech outsourcing firm HCL adding 1,237 jobs in Cary

HCL Technologies will add some 1,237 jobs at its operations in Cary after signing an agreement with the state of North Carolina to includes nearly $20 million in tax incentives and grant money.

Updated 8:29 p.m. Thursday

Federal government pouring $55M into 39 NC solar, renewable energy projects

North Carolina's solar and renewable power industry is getting a big boost from the federal government. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack discloses support for 39 projects in the state worth more than $55 million during a visit to Bunn today. Meanwhile, President Obama in Washington is unveiling plans to train 50,000 vets for solar jobs.

3:44 p.m. Thursday

Exclusive: Jobs in Cary, Red Hat, and solar projects spark Twitter flurry in Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 3:18 p.m. Wednesday

Exclusive: CED conference again rules trend in Triangle tweets

Trending in the Triangle Jim Goodnight said what? New at Republic Wireless, IBM paycuts, and more:Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 3:58 p.m. Tuesday

Exclusive: CED venture tweets top trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 7:25 a.m. Tuesday

Nearly 80 startups take center stage at Tech Venture conference

The Council for Entrepreneurial development puts on its annual venture capital conference in Raleigh today and Wednesday. The "stars" will be nearly 80 startups, including 18 that will be showcased specifically for investors. Another 60 will be vying for attention in the "Demo Room."

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3:46 p.m. Monday

What's trending in the Triangle for Monday, Sept. 15, 2014?

Trending in the Triangle Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Monday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

11:20 a.m. Monday

AvidXchange to add 603 tech jobs in Charlotte

Information Technology    AvidXchange, a fast-growing provider of automated payment processes, plans to more than double the size of its work force, the company says. Gov. Pat McCrory announced the news and a state tax incentive worth more than $7.5 million if all the jobs promised are created.

Updated 10:34 a.m. Monday

Duke Energy to invest $500 million to expand solar power in N.C.

Solar energy  Duke Energy says it will invest $500 million in multiple projects to expand its solar power capacity in North Carolina. One solar farm in Duplin County will be the largest east of the Mississippi. The state's sustainable energy business association sees the deal as a big boost to N.C.'s solar industry.

Updated 5:50 a.m. Monday

Your 45 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with nearly 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

Updated September 11

Inside Innovate Raleigh Summit: Planning next steps for Raleigh entrepreneurs

Red Hat's announcement to support the Citrix incubator program in Raleigh stole the headlines at the Innovate Raleigh Summit on Wednesday. But what happened the rest of the day as civic leaders, entrepreneurs and business leaders discussed how to improve the capital city's startup sector? WRAL TechWire's Jason Parker has the details.

How will you help innovate? How will you help innovate?

Updated September 11

Red Hat commits to supporting new Citrix startup program in Raleigh

Building startups   Citrix is preparing to launch an entrepreneurial startup program at its new Citrix-Sharefile headquarters in Raleigh. Wednesday night, red Hat committed to supporting the effort. So is the City of Raleigh.

September 11

Triangle Entrepreneurship Week focuses today on success stories, 'women in power'

The fourth Forward Triangle - Triangle Entrepreneurship Week continues today with three programs and a closing party. DataPalooza closes the week of activities on Friday.

Forward Triangle Forward Triangle

September 10

Innovate Raleigh summit highlights Triangle Entrepreneurship Week schedule

The Innovate Raleigh summit kicks off today following a "Startup Crawl" tour of downtown Tuesday night. The summit will focus on ways to improve the city's entrepreneurship community. Meanwhile, the fourth Forward Triangle - Triangle Entrepreneurship Week continues.

Forward Triangle Forward Triangle

September 9

Amazon posts job openings for first N.C. distribution center

Amazon.com    Amazon is apparently planning to open a distribution center in Concord, N.C., based on job openings posted on its corporate website. The company has yet to confirm a decision, but media reports says a deal is near.

Updated September 9

'Startup Crawl' highlights Forward Triangle-Triangle Entrepreneurship Week schedule

The calendar is set and tickets are now available for all the events that will make up the fourth Forward Triangle - Triangle Entrepreneurship Week coming next month. Today's highlights include legal advice, pitching, and the "Startup Crawl."

Forward Triangle Forward Triangle

September 9

As Bayer CropScience breaks ground for $30M greenhouse, there's more growth to come

Jim Blome heads one of the world's largest seed companies, but he isn't ready to spill the beans on Bayer CropScience's future plans for expansion on its Research Triangle Park campus.

Rendering of Bayer CropScience's new RTP greenhouse Rendering of Bayer CropScience's new RTP greenhouse

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