Posts tagged “NCSU”

February 1, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo's 'Innovation Triangle' Includes Raleigh, CEO Tells Raleigh Audience

William Amelio during brief interview with WRAL Local Tech Wire. In speech at Emerging Issues Forum, William Amelio lauds Research Triangle for its knowledgeable workforce. However, he says Lenovo's presence can’t be taken for granted and says a well-educated workforce in future is essential.

February 1, 2007

Premium Lock Job Cuts, Increase in PC Sales Help Lenovo Beat Analysts Expectations

Lenovo profits up. However, PC shipments in U.S. market fell 4 percent. Still, Lenovo CEO sees 'tangible progress' for world’s third largest PC manufacturer. PC shipments surge 8% overall.

January 29, 2007

Premium Lock HowStuffWorks Merger Value Swells to $50M

HowStuffWorks logo Online information site started by Raleigh resident Marshall Brain is to join forces with Hong Kong company.

Updated January 23, 2007

Premium Lock NC IDEA Hands Out $156.000 More in Grants to Four High-Tech Startups

NC IDEA Proof-of-concept funds go to nanotechnology, semiconductor, cancer research, recycling firms. NC IDEA handed out more than $200K in grants in 2006. More grants will be awarded later this year.

January 22, 2007

Premium Lock Company Profiles: NC IDEA's Latest Grant Recipients

NC IDEA Four companies range from nanotechnology to molecular testing.

Updated January 22, 2007

Premium Lock Kyma Co-Founder Leaves; Semiconductor Chip Firm Aims for Up to $4M in New Funding

Kyma utilies technology developed at NCSU The spin-off from NCSU is attempting to commercialize chips based on gallium nitride. Two executives are promoted as part of a 'right size' move.

Updated January 17, 2007

Premium Lock On Target: Chip Development Firm Kyma Technologies Lands $3.3M Defense Contract

MDA image of interceptor nearing target The Missile Defense Agency and Air Force Research Lab will fund further development of Kyma's gallium nitride technology.

Tags: NCSU, Cree
Updated January 12, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: Do We Live by Economic Cycles?

Mike Walden Just like the ocean tides, the economy appears to ebb and flow, although not quite in such a regular and predictable fashion.

Tags: NCSU
Updated January 12, 2007

Premium Lock Insight Racing Lands Repeat Sponsor; Pentagon Restores Prize Money To Robotic Vehicle Event

Insight Racing Triangle-based team to enter Lotus sports car in 2007 event across urban environment. First prize is worth $2 million.

Tags: NCSU
Updated January 11, 2007

Premium Lock MarketSmart Advertising Co-Founder To Lead Consolidated Operation for Think Partnership

Think Partnership Several former employees of MarketSmart Interactive, which was shut down last week, join new Think Advertising group. Lewis Finch will lead combined group that will be based in Morrisville.

Tags: NCSU
Updated January 4, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: What Should We Wish for North Carolina's Economy?

Mike Walden Looking ahead to 2007, NCSU economist cites his three wishes, including N.C. remaining a destination for job growth.

Tags: Layoffs, NCSU
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