Posts tagged “Startups”

November 4, 2013

Premium Lock Looking back: What made headlines last week in WRALTechWire

Week in review A look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL Tech Wire for the week of Oct. 28-Nov. 3.

October 31, 2013

Premium Lock Royalty Exchange opens 'Music City' office

Royalty Exchange The new Nashville site joins is the third regional office for the Royalty Exchange. The company also has offices in New York and Los Angeles.

October 30, 2013

Premium Lock 'Personalized video discovery' continues driving growth at Digitalsmiths

Having reached "continued profitability," the Durham-based technology firm keeps growing its customer base and headcount. Digitalsmiths now counts seven of the top 10 pay TV providers as clients. Its fastest growth now is taking place overseas.

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October 30, 2013

Premium Lock Mobile gaming startup Relevant Games launches in Durham

Gaming publisher and developer Relevant Games has launched in Durham, led by industry veterans from Epic Games, Insomniac Games, Ubisoft, EA, CDV Software and Westwood Studios.

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October 29, 2013

Premium Lock AlphaVax licenses animal disease technology to Iowa firm

AlpaVax The RTP-based vaccine technology company is expanding its licensing agreement with Harrisvaccines, which targets a variety of animal diseases.

Updated October 28, 2013

Premium Lock Startup VeriMed unveils technology to fight prescription fraud

Existing methods and practices to fight prescription drug abuse and diversion are outdated, said Philip Gaucher, founder and CEO of Charlotte startup VeriMed. His company is introducing new technology to clamp down on prescription drug abuse before a prescription is even filled.

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October 28, 2013

Premium Lock News in review: What made headlines last week in WRALTechWire

Week in review A look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL Tech Wire for the week of Oct. 21-27.

Updated October 25, 2013

Premium Lock Full [Scott] Moody rising over Wilmington at new Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Scott Moody Scott Moody, who now is a Triangle resident and investor, shares lessons and advice with entrepreneurs and those who might want to become ones in an event at UNC-Wilmington. Moody kept a large audience focused with his intensity and funny stories with life lessons.

Updated October 25, 2013

Premium Lock Blackstone Network startups haul in $5.5M in 3Q funding

Of the six Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network companies that secured third quarter funding, five are based in the Triangle. The Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network launched in 2011 as a collaborative effort bringing together Triangle universities and the Council for Entrepreneurial Development to support, launch and mentor new startups in the region.

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October 24, 2013

Premium Lock Semiconductor Research Corp. funding synthetic biology chip research

The semiconductor chips of the future may very well have a biological connection, and RTP-based Semiconductor Research Corporation is funneling $2.25 million into work at six universities to examine possibilities. Among the universities are Georgia Tech and MIT.

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October 24, 2013

Premium Lock It's a fact: Raleigh is emerging as a capital city for open source

The Inside Story from WRALTechWire columnist Joe Procopio: The All Things Open conference affirms just how hot Raleigh is for open source. WRALTechWire Insiders can access the whole story.

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October 24, 2013

Premium Lock Triangle startup aims to revolutionize real estate financing

Groundfloor closes on its first funding and says it will launch a real estate financing business based on the crowdfunding concept. Among the investors is Capitol Broadcasting's American Underground.

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Updated October 24, 2013

Premium Lock Cleantech startup Maverick Biofuels awarded three patents

The Research Triangle Park company, founded in 2008, has developed a way to turn waste and low-value feedstocks into the the building blocks of renewable fuels. The company's technology converts landfill waste, biomass and natural gas into synthesis gas.

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October 24, 2013

Premium Lock Good news for startups: SEC proposes crowdfunding for stock sales

Crowdfunding Startups and small businesses could sell ownership stakes in their companies by soliciting investors over the Internet under a proposal advanced by the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday.

Updated October 24, 2013

Premium Lock Nine NC companies to present at SEBIO venture event

biotech Twenty-two life science companies in all will make their pitches to potential investors at the Southeast BIO Investor and Partner Forum in Richmond on Nov. 6-7.

October 23, 2013

Premium Lock Yahoo buys image-recognition startup for Flickr

Yahoo! LookFlow is the latest of more than 20 Yahoo acquisitions made since Marissa Mayer became CEO 15 months ago.

Updated October 21, 2013

Premium Lock Last chance! 'Full Steam Ahead' voting is s-o-o-o close, ends Tuesday

WRALTechWire will host its second "Full Steam Ahead Awards" celebration on Oct. 24 at the Full Steam Brewery in Durham. WRALTechWire Insiders are now voting to determine the winners. Voting ends Tuesday at 9 a.m. Cast your ballots!

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Updated October 21, 2013

Premium Lock Three N.C. startups named finalists in regional cleantech competition

Cleantech Open Regional finalists in the Cleantech Open receive cash and services valued at up to $20,000. Read more about the North Carolina startups vying to be named the top cleantech company.

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