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September 12

UNC team gives Liberia boost in Ebola fight with website

A team of students and volunteers led by a UNC journalism professor is rendering aid to Liberia in that country's fight against Ebola with a new website designed to better coordinate the battle.

Tracking Ebola in Liberia Tracking Ebola in Liberia

September 11

Agriculture, biotech leaders to gather at NCSU for food 'summit'

AgBiotech Summit Food and agricultural experts from around the nation will join North Carolina peers at the McKimmon Conference Center in Raleigh Nov. 18 and 19 for a wide-ranging discussion of technologies and policies affecting food production.

September 10

Liquidia's spin-out cycle 2: Another new venture is born

Liquidia, itself spun out of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2004 by superstar scientists Joe DeSimone and Ed Samulski, has "re-spun" its second new pharmaceutical company, this one to specifically target yet-undisclosed "oral health conditions."

The PRINT platform The PRINT platform

Updated September 9

Premium Lock UNC-Wilmington, two Charlotte 'accelerators' land $50,000 federal grants

Innovation Most media attention and venture funding in North Carolina goes to tech and life science firms in the Triangle. But a new round of grants from the U.S. Small Business Administration shows the growing muscle of entrepreneurial communities in Wilmington and Charlotte.

September 8

Bullish beachside businesses beckon in Wilmington

Coastal Connect Entrepreneur and Capital Conference A day in Wilmington at the Coastal Connect Entrepreneur and Capital Conference revealed some pretty interesting, headline-grabbing young companies. Though I met some of these entrepreneurs during a visit in March, I'm struck again by the diversity of ideas in Wilmington and the national traction and attention these companies have received despite their small beach town digs.

September 8

News you may have missed: 40 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 more than 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.

September 8

We want your news: Send company updates to WRAL TechWire

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

September 5

Duke students eye XPrize; Tesla picks Nevada; CommScope's in-building advance; Yelp can manipulate results; Obama hires Google, Twitter execs

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of the latest technology news: Duke students aim for an Xprize; Tesla picks Nevada for huge battery plant; CommScope moves forward with new in-building wireless product; Yelp can manipulate results, judge rules; and President Obama hires Google, Twitter execs.

September 5

UNC professor's recipe for successful entrepreneurial ecosystem

Ted Zoller Laura Baverman, editor of ExitEvent, covered the Coastal Connect conference in Wilmington on Thursday and offers this report about UNC Professor Ted Zoller's expert view on how to build a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Updated September 4

Get the beat, electronic music style, at Tilt Music Festival in Bull City

I confess with pride that I'm a seasoned citizen - just turned 61, actually. But I still love rock 'n roll. However, EDM isn't on my iPod. Maybe that will change after the Tilt Music Festival and Tilt Expo starting tonight in Durham.

Tilt Music Festival Tilt Music Festival

Updated September 4

UNCW opens mobile device testing center, hosts venture event

Coastal Connect Entrepreneur and Capital Conference On the night before its Coastal Connect venture event, UNCW's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship launched a mobile app development lab. Called Coral, it's available free of charge.

Updated September 2

NCSU opens new home for student entrepreneurship

N.C. State will cut the ribbon Tuesday for its Innovation Hall, a new residence hall at Centennial Campus. It will serve as the headquarters for student entrepreneurs.

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September 2

Holiday catch up: More than 50 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 more than 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.

September 2

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Updated August 29

Premium Lock How old do you really look? FaceMyAge has an app for that

A software spinout from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington called FaceMyAge hopes to connect analysis of facial features to better estimates of lifespan. Commercial potential includes the insurance and financial planning industries, cosmetics and plastic surgery.

Testing facial recognition at UNCW Testing facial recognition at UNCW

Updated August 29

Premium Lock Coastal Connection features startups, investors, SXSW founder

The best way to characterize the Coastal Connect Conference at the Coastline Conference and Event Center next week is a one-day venture capital-focused conference. Startups pitch, experts speak, investors talk strategy.

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August 28

App turns smartphones into safety devices on UNC campus

The Rave Guardian Campus Safety App, an initiative between the school's student affairs and public safety departments, allows users to create an online safety network where they can check in with family, friends and UNC police officers.

Rave Guardian app Rave Guardian app

Updated August 27

Premium Lock Rock this way: Gamers love EDM, so Tilt Music Festival goes electronic

From The White Panda to Ashes of a Martyr, electronic dance music bands are hitting the stages in Durham for three nights for the Tilt Music Festival next week. Gamers will be gathering for the TiltExpo and they told organizers they prefer EDM. So be ready to be rocked in downtown Durham.

Tilt Music Festival Tilt Music Festival

Updated August 26

UNC doubles tech licensing revenue to record $7.9M

UNC Office of Technology Development Licensing technologies created at UNC Chapel Hill more than doubled the highest amount the university has ever received in single fiscal year, according to reports.

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