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Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

10:16 a.m. yesterday

RTP-based Camras Vision takes $15,000 top prize in Big Launch Challenge

The Big Launch Challenge Camras Vision, a startup based at the First Flight Venture Center in RTP, takes home the top honor in the Big Launch Challenge, a joint effort of the First Flight Venture Center and The Launch Place in Danville, Va.

Updated 8:04 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock House OKs new venture fund for NC with decisive vote

In a slam-dunk vote, the N.C. House sided with Gov. Pat McCrory to create a new venture capital fund for startups totaling $40 million. It's part of the House-approved budget, which passed by a wide bipartisan margin. But what will happen in the Senate?

The end game for the Innovation plan The end game for the Innovation plan

7:08 a.m. yesterday

CityCamp NC's fifth 'unconference' hackathon set for June 11-13

CityCamp NC CityCamp NC is offering $3,000 in prizes to development teams who will gather for the fifth "unconference" where the goal is to develop next generation solutions for municipal governments through a hackathon.

6:11 a.m. yesterday

Loading Dock Raleigh: New co-working space coming soon

Murphy's Mosquito Sticks Repelling mosquitoes, attracting makers: Those are among the goals for Philip Freeman and "Murphy's Naturals." Freeman plans to offer co-working space soon in Raleigh as his business grows, says ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman.

10:09 a.m. Thursday

RTP showcase demonstrates growing power of ag biotech

Edison Agrosciences CEO Tom Christensen Today's agriculture is a far cry from the old stereotype of overall-wearing goobers muscling "fert 'n' dirt." That's never been more clear than it was this week as 135 movers and shakers from the expanding world of agricultural biotechnology shared ideas, auditions and a jam-packed day at NCBiotech's third annual Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase.

7:54 a.m. Thursday

Premium Lock New state venture fund that would provide startups a cash infusion advances

N.C. flag    Crowdfunding legislation in the General Assembly remains in limbo but the House does appear to be moving ahead on the establishment of a new venture capital fund that could provide North Carolina startups with an infusion of cash.

Updated 12:42 p.m. Wednesday

Cary-based cloud software firm Samanage raises $16M

A syndicate of investors, including two ones, is pouring $16 million worth of new capital into Samanage, a provider of "cloud" service software solutions. The company plans to hire additional personnel and expand its global operations.

Samanage's product offerings Samanage's product offerings

8:19 a.m. Tuesday

Only handful of tickets remains for crowdfunding seminar

Crowdfunding A seminar on crowdfunding is set for Wednesday in RTP but only a few tickets remain. Here's an update from the Council for Entrepreneurial Development and Entredot, which are putting on the event.

Updated 5:53 a.m. Tuesday

Airbnb agrees to collect state, county taxes in North Carolina

Airbnb's webpage ​Five months after Raleigh officials declared room-sharing apps to be illegal in the city, online lodging service Airbnb has agreed to collect taxes in connection with stays in Raleigh booked through its site. The company also says it will collect taxes elsewhere in the state.

Updated 1:37 p.m. Monday

Court backs Apple vs Samsung; Google wins free-speech case; Royalty Exchange woes; IBM claims no NC tax credits; startup rethinks awards

Bulldog In our latest Bulldog wrapup of technology news: An appeals court backs Apple in its suit against Samsung; Google prevails in free speech case; startuo Royalty Exchange eyes sale or possible shutdown; IBM claims no tax credits in N.C.; and a Triangle startup rethinks awards.

Updated 8:59 a.m. Monday

Nine agbio startups to demo technology at RTP showcase

Agbio Nine agricultural biotechnology companies from North Carolina and five other states will present their novel solutions to various problems at a one-day Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase event at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.

Updated 6:47 a.m. Monday

FCC: E-Rate reboot paying off for schools and libraries

The Broadband Report       The Broadband Report: The Federal Communications Commission said last week that schools and libraries throughout the country will receive full funding for their E-Rate program requests this year as a result of budget changes and the modernization policy adopted in 2014 by the commission.

5:59 a.m. Monday

BlackGirls Code, Bandwidth hackathon, Triangle Startup Weekend TrailBlazers, Internet Summer Social highlight upcoming tech calendar

Social networking WTW is expanding its weekly calendar. Why? Because more people than ever are looking for information and organizers are submitting an ever-increasing number of events. So be sure to check each Monday for the latest event update. WTW has details on four recent additions to the Triangle's always busy technology events calendar: BlackGirls Code chapter launch; a Bandwidth.com hosted hackathon, the next Triangle Startup Weekend event, and an International Summer Social from the Organization of Women in International Trade.

5:38 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's 60 headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:32 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's 60 headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:27 a.m. Monday

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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.

Updated May 15

NC Venture Lab among 8 Kenan Collaboratory projects landing grants

Innovation A "North Carolina Venture Lab'" focusing on entrepreneurial education is one of eight projects receiving grants of as much as $93,000 through the new Kenan Creative Collaboratory across four North Carolina institutions.

May 15

Tiger Eye Sensor among 8 startups pitching at 'State of Technology' event

State of Technology The North Carolina Technology Association's annual "State of Technology" conference is today in RTP, and among the highlights will be presentations by eight startups looking for new clients as well as investors. Among them is Tiger Eye Sensor.

Updated May 12

Premium Lock Big news for banking startup nCino: A global deal with Deloitte

nCino, the Wilmington-based startup that has the potential to revolutionize the banking industry, is going global. In a new partnership with Deloite Digital, nCino receives something venture capital money can't buy: Credibility.

nCino nCino

May 12

NC DataPalooza returns to Triangle with the DataJam Kickoff

Health, economic development plus safety and justice are the three "challenge topics" for the third annual NC DataPalooza, which kicks off on Saturday.

NC DataPalooza NC DataPalooza

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