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Posts tagged “Local Firms”

1:56 p.m. yesterday

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: RTP and The Frontier, Digital Learning, Red Hat and IBM, Jobs Trending in the 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, Dec. 17, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 8:13 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Will Red Hat deliver earnings surprise? New IBM deal may be boost

Red Hat    Red Hat is set to announce its latest quarterly financials on Thursday, and Wall Street won't be surprised if the Hatters deliver better-than-expected results. Or will the Hatters disappoint? A new IBM deal may give Red Hat a boost going forward.

7:26 a.m. yesterday

Salix stock rebounds on news of inventory reduction plan

A slide from a Salix presentation Salix Pharmaceuticals shares rebounded 7 percent Tuesday on news that the Raleigh-based company will launch a plan to reduce drug inventory by the end of 2015. Salix was rocked in November when it acknowledged big inventory problems.

6:22 a.m. yesterday

12 Days of Broadband, Day 10: Can NC classrooms really support digital learning?

Day 10 On the tenth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we spotlight the N.C. School Connectivity Initiative and how capacity, not access, is what experts say is preventing North Carolina schools from properly using digital learning to improve student outcomes.

2:29 p.m. Tuesday

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: Jobs, GSK, Broadband and Connected Cars Trending in the 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 Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 11:25 a.m. Tuesday

Despite layoffs at GSK, raise a glass (at least) half full

Veteran journalist Jim Shamp sees upside and downside in the recently announced job cuts at GlaxoSmithKline. After all, he notes, cuts in the past as GSK evolved locally from Burrough Wellcome to Glaxo to Glaxo Wellcome and today have produced a harvest of new companies, new ideas, and products. "Yes, a shakeup like GSK's cutback announcement is shattering," he writes. "But these are smart, talented people who will get back on their feet and contribute greatly to North Carolina's life science future."

GSK Headquarters      GSK Headquarters

1:54 p.m. Monday

#WTWTrends for Monday: American Underground, 3M, startups, 12 Days of Broadband Trending in the 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 Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

10:19 a.m. Monday

RTP drug firm launching clinical trial of possible Ebola treatment

Ebola RTP-based BioCryst Pharmaceuticals is launching a clinical trial of a potential treatment for Ebola with funding support from the U.S. government. Durham-based Chimerix and GSK also are involved in the Ebola battle.

6:18 a.m. Monday

Week in review: WRAL TechWire's 61 headlines

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

December 12

#WTWTrends: Follow Friday, Ebolo, WCPSS and Hour of Code, IoT, Wake Army Trending in the 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 Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

December 12

Cary teaming with SAS to save water, money

Water Teaming with SAS, the Town of Cary is utilizing software branded as "Aquastar" to constantly monitor water usage. The system benefits consumers and the Town with savings estimated at $10 million a year, Cary's finance director says.

Tags: SAS
December 11

#WTWTrends for Thursday: E-Rate, American Underground, Raleigh and 12 Days Trending in the 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 Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated December 11

Backers pledge $390M for Ebola; side effects delay one trial

Ebola Even as backers pledged $390 million for Ebola vaccines, Swiss researchers have suspended the testing of one of the leading Ebola vaccine candidates after some volunteers reported unexpected side effects. It's not the vaccine being tested by GlaxoSmithKline.

Updated December 10

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: Lenovo recall, Ebola, Uber, texting and driving Trending in the 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, Dec. 10, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated December 10

A second Durham exec, another Health Decisions employee died in plane crash

Chiji Ogbuka Three employees of the Triangle pharmaceutical sciences community were killed in a Monday plane crash in suburban Washington, D.C. Health Decisions CEO Dr. Michael Rosenberg was killed along with David Hartman, a vice president at Nuventra and Chiji Ogbuka, who worked for Health Decisions.

December 10

Lenovo recalls 500,000 power cords due to fire hazard

Lenovo, the world's No. 1 PC manufacturer, is recalling 500,000 power cords in the U.S. and another 44,000 in Canada due to a power hazard. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall Tuesday.

A recalled Lenovo power cord A recalled Lenovo power cord

December 10

12 Days of Broadband, Day 5: CeCTO program embraces changes in education technology

Day 5 On the fifth day of the 12 Days of Broadband, we examine the vast changes seen in education technology and networking over the years and the role of the Certified Educational Chief Technology Officer in North Carolina schools.

Updated December 9

NC firms help lead Ebola fight but face multiple battles

Several North Carolina firms are at the forefront of developing new treatments for the Ebola virus, but they face challenges in testing and delivering them, executives from Chimerix, Quintiles and GlaxoSmithKline say at a conference in RTP.

GSK's Donna Altenpohl GSK's Donna Altenpohl

December 9

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: Google Fiber, Ebola, RTP Startups and Cam Newton Trending in the 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 Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated December 9

North Carolina's role in fighting Ebola highlights conference in RTP

Ebola North Carolina's role in fighting the Ebola epidemic striking western Africa and a disease that is a global threat will be discussed Monday at a conference in Research Triangle Park.

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