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Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

7:05 a.m. today

Premium Lock Med device firm TransEnterix expects to net $46M from stock offering

RTP-based medical device firm TransEnterix pulled off its $50 million stock offering and moved its shares to a different exchange on Tuesday. The company expects to net $46 million from the transaction.

TransEnterix TransEnterix

4:08 p.m. yesterday

ExitEvent news: Can UNC students transform the media business?

ExitEvent A group of students at UNC-Chapel Hill could be in the process of changing how media operate in the future. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman focuses in on the Reese News Lab.

Updated 4:07 p.m. yesterday

Premium Lock What's future of Paradoxos? It's 'still an open question,' co-founder says

For the second year, Paradoxos attracted more than 1,000 people to participate in more than twenty established cultural events in the heart of downtown Durham. Organizers were targeting more than 2,000 people across the twenty events, and seem to have missed that mark by quite a bit. So what happens next?


Updated 8:49 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock As Google Glass hits street, group warns: Don't be a 'Glasshole'

The Drudge Report almost daily links to reports about how those wearable computers known as Google Glass are being abused - from invasions of privacy to just plain old obnoxious uses. And as Glass becomes widely available today for $1,500, a consumer group unveils a Top 10 list of reasons why not to be a "Glasshole."

WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass WRAL's Bill Leslie dons Google Glass

Updated 5:40 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Report: Clean energy has positive impact on NC's economy

Clean energy investments have attracted billions of dollars and created thousands of jobs in recent years throughout North Carolina, according to a new study released on Monday.

Clean Energy ROI in North Carolina Clean Energy ROI in North Carolina

6:37 a.m. Monday

ExitEvent news: Catching up with Mati Energy and NeuroSpire at Paradoxos

Tatiana Birgisson, founder of Mati Energy and a speaker at Paradoxos, had a lot to say about the power of grassroots influence. Sarah Bill shares the story as part of the news partnership between WRALTechWire and ExitEvent.

ExitEvent ExitEvent

5:44 a.m. Monday

Week in review: The 21 latest headlines from WRALTechWire

Week in review A look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL Tech Wire last week.

5:27 a.m. Monday

Looking for news: Send your company updates to WRALTechWire

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 April 11

Premium Lock 'Family Day' at Paradoxos brings out entrepreneurs of all ages

The second day of the second annual Paradoxos festival in Durham focuses on events for kids, the launching of a crowdsourced wall mural, a somewhat zany talent show - and more. WRALTechWire's Jason Parker reports.

The "yeti" shows a talent for balloon busting The "yeti" shows a talent for balloon busting

Updated April 11

Party time in Durham: Paradoxos festival aims to double crowd

The second Paradoxos festival in the Bull City aims to "take over downtown" in an event that celebrates all things tech and culture. After a jobs fair and the launching of a mural, today's schedule includes a "Build-a-Thon" and a talent show featuring teams from tech companies.

Paradoxos Paradoxos

Updated April 11

ExitEvent news: 11 reasons to attend Paradoxos in Durham

ExitEvent The second annual Paradoxos festival this week in Durham offers a variety of reasons - or excuses - ti break away from work for some entertainment and education. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman offers a preview.

Updated April 10

Premium Lock 'Be Well' doctor joins medical team at PurThread

Renowned physician Dr. Russell Greenfield - a regular contributor to The Dr. Oz Show and an author - has been named the new medical director for PurThread in North Carolina.

The Be Well Doctor The Be Well Doctor

Updated April 10

State of Research Triangle Region event set for May 22

The Research Triangle Regional Partnership will host the 11th annual "State of the Region" event on May 22 at the Sheraton Imperial in Durham. Registration for this year's event opens Monday.

2014 State of the Research Triangle Region 2014 State of the Research Triangle Region

Updated April 9

Premium Lock Remember this? Raleigh startup creates website for senior memories

Mother and son entrepreneurs have started a social site aimed at providing a secure place for people over age 50 to tell their stories the way they want them told. WRALTechWire Insider Allan Maurer reports the details in this exclusive interview.

Family Business Family Business

Updated April 9

The Economist debate: Goldman versus Google: A career on Wall Street or in Silicon Valley?

Vivek Wadhwa: For decades, the best and brightest minds from American business schools were attracted to Wall Street. But at least since the financial crisis, high-tech companies have become an increasingly appealing destination. In this spirited debate, two heavyweight thinkers argue over the respective merits of these two diverse career paths.

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April 9

Triangle startups ready to compete in Charlotte Venture Challenge

Charlotte Venture Challenge Six Triangle companies have been selected among 39 other to compete in the 13th annual Charlotte Venture Challenge next month in the Queen City.

Updated April 8

Premium Lock Bravo! 'The Escapist' is a finalist for a 4th Webby Award

The Webby game is on again at The Escapist. The Durham-based news and entertainment web site that is the self-proclaimed "mouthpiece for the gaming generation, is gunning for a fourth Webby Award. Founder and General Manager Alexander Macris is one excited exec - and he shares with WRALTechWire the five reasons why he believes the site could be giving another five-word acceptance speech - but "funner" this time.

The Escapist goes for another Webby The Escapist goes for another Webby

April 8

Premium Lock 'Made in the Triangle:' Organic Transit, Lulu, 30 other RTP firms showcase to investors

More than 400 investors, entrepreneurs and private equity professionals gather for the Association for Corporate Growth's annual Capital Conference at which "Made in the Triangle" is the theme. WRALTechWire's Jason Parker has the inside story.


Updated April 8

Premium Lock Digital ad technology firm MaxPoint picks London for European HQ

MaxPoint, which has developed proprietary technology to help advertisers target customers down to neighborhoods, has zeroed in on London as the site for a new European headquarters.

MaxPoint's method MaxPoint's method

April 8

So when will Scynexis go public? Street sites offer different dates

The Durham drug-development company was expected to go public last week, but those plans were delayed. Now, two Wall Street news sites offer different possibilities for the IPO.

Scynexis Scynexis

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