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Posts tagged “Venture & Innovation”

Updated 11:20 a.m. today

Dermatology drug firm Novan raises $50M in new financing

Novan Therapeutics Novan Therapeutics, which is focused on development of new dermatology products, has closed on $50 million in new financing. The company lands a new investor and also adds two life science executives to its board.

10:20 a.m. today

'Innovate Your Cool:' Tech diversity program joins Art of Cool Festival

Innovate Your Cool The second Art of Cool Festival in Durham is expanding this year to include a program about how to achieve more diversity in technology. Called "Innovate Your Cool," the agenda includes a keynote from Silicon Valley entrepreneur and Raleigh native Wayne Sutton.

7:06 a.m. today

SMSmart takes top honors in Startup Madness showcase

Startup Madness in Raleigh SMSmart walks away with the top honors at the college business contest "Startup Madness." The team from Duke University defeats 15 others from universities across the Atlantic Coast Conference.

6:50 a.m. today

Experts: Silicon Valley sex bias case will embolden women despite verdict

​A long legal battle over accusations that a prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm demeaned women and held them to a different standard than their male colleagues became a flashpoint in the ongoing discussion about gender inequity at elite technology and venture capital firms.

Ellen Pao speaks out Ellen Pao speaks out

6:28 a.m. today

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (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.

6:19 a.m. today

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (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.

6:14 a.m. today

Are you making news? Have an opinion? Share it with 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.

March 27

Races are on: Hundreds already voting in 'Full Steam Ahead Awards'

WRAL TechWire's third "Full Steam Ahead Awards" is shaping up as the biggest to date - by far - in early voting. And registrations for WTW's party to celebrate the winners are filling up fast. Have you voted for your favorites? Have you signed up to attend?

Full Steam Ahead Awards Full Steam Ahead Awards

March 27

NC Regional Internet of Things bringing industry, startups together

ExitEvent The Triangle-based Regional Internet of Things, or RIoT, teamed up with the Triangle Cleantech Cluster for an event on IoT trends and opportunities this week. The program demonstrates a growing convergence between industry, corporations and startups, says ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman.

March 27

Jury deliberations to resume in Silicon Valley sexual bias lawsuit

Silicon Valley Sexual Discrimination ​Jurors who will decide the outcome of a much-watched gender discrimination lawsuit against a prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm are set to enter their third day of deliberations.

March 27

Startup's 'Autocycle' (3-wheel cars) manufacturer finds support in NC House

​A bill to define and license three-wheeled cars, or "autocycles," whizzed through the state House on Thursday, passing a Finance Committee vote and two floor votes with little debate. An Arizona-based startup is planning to build the autocycles.

Autocycles coming to NC highways? Autocycles coming to NC highways?

March 26

Roberts leaves UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Jim Roberts Jim Roberts has left his position as the executive director of UNC-Wilmington's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, UNCW disclosed Thursday.

Updated March 26

WTW's 'Full Steam Ahead Award' field is set; cast your vote today

From startups to global giants, entrepreneurs to corporate CEOs and chairs, WRAL TechWire will honor 12 of the best at its "Full Steam Ahead" awards next month. We have the full list of finalists. Cast your votes today to help determine the winners.

Full Steam Ahead Awards Full Steam Ahead Awards

March 26

Cleantech-Internet of Things convergence driving innovation in Triangle

Cleantech At a networking event put on by the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster on Tuesday, several companies discuss how their "Internet of Things" related technology provides a boost to cleantech. Meanwhile, three Wake Tech students win a contest where they demonstrate how to use big data.

March 26

Will new NC crowdfunding bill ('Paces') bring clarity, win passage?

Crowdfunding bill Crowdfunding may yet become a reality in North Carolina with the filing of a new bill in the state Senate on Wednesday. It's called PACES, or "Providing Access To Entrepreneurs/Small Business." Legislation also has been introduced in the House. The debate continues ...

March 26

Silicon Valley sexual discrimination lawsuit goes to jury

Silicon Valley Sexual Discrimination  ​Jurors were set to begin their second day of deliberations on Thursday in a gender-bias case that has drawn attention to the treatment of women in Silicon Valley.

March 26

Raleigh startup Stealz lands $1M through offering good deals

The Raleigh social media engagement startup lines up national and regional restaurant chains as customers - including McDonald's - and new investors. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details.

The Stealz team The Stealz team

March 25

Bull City Cool Food Hub wins $25,000 Triangle Community Foundation grant

Triangle Community Foundation Bull City Cool Food Hub Collaboration is the winner of the "What Matters Innovation Award" from the Triangle Community Foundation. The group receives $25,000.

March 25

Premium Lock Progress! Forbes' Midas List for top VCs includes 3 women in top 25

How ironic that the latest "Midas List" of the top 100 venture capitalists is published in the midst of the closing arguments at the huge sexual bias lawsuit against global VC powerhouse Kleiner Perkins. Interestingly, a Kleiner Perkins exec is one of the five women on the list, reports Forbes.

Updated March 25

Premium Lock RTP-based T3D Therapeutics lands $1.8M grant for Alzheimer's

In the latest news of progress on the Alzheimer's front, RTP-based T3D Therapeutics on Tuesday disclosed that it had received a $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for its development of a potential Alzheimer's treatment.

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