Posted Jul. 7, 2014 at 6:06 a.m.

Week in review: WRAL TechWire's headlines

Published: 2014-07-07 06:06:00
Updated: 2014-07-07 06:06:00

Week in review 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 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.

Headlines are listed at left.

BlackBerry sells its German-based R&D assets

UNC lands $10M solar energy research grant

Cybercrime ring uncovered in Brazil

Censorship claims as Google cuts search results

NCSU: State law causing school to lose money, business

Facebook's COO apologizes for psychological experiment

VC Tim Draper lands $19M in bitcoins; son to speak at Raleigh event

Pozen resubmits drug; Amazon to fight FTC; Furiex, Quintiles deals close; Twitter's new CFO

Cary crop science startup Verdesian buys Kansas firm

New digital marketing firm spins out from recently-sold I-Cubed

Capital watch: Crowdfunding bill in a 'mess;' patent troll bill advancing

Google adds more musical choices with Songza deal

U.K. government investigating Facebook over psych experiment

The Startup Factory looks to hire venture associate, marketer

Broadcasters group hires Capitol Broadcasting exec as CTO

Games back on: 'tiltExpo' replaces Escapist Expo in Durham

Lenovo's chairman expects IBM server deal to win approval

Going public: Durham pharma Viamet files for $75M IPO

Watch out, Lenovo, HP -Dell's Dropbox partnership to drive PC sales

Small Business Association joins ranks of Parion Sciences admirers

Review: Google's Android Wear is about simplifying future

Raleigh startup aims to be online publishing platform of the future

Fed up IBMers protest in France over working conditions

Google loses at Supreme Court; Facebook's FbStart picks 500 apps developers; Google shutting Orkut; Red Hat's OpenStack addition; parking app won't shut down

Sunday Times: Sex tape ignited GSK's China scandal

Cliff Bleszinski is back: He's 'out of retirement to make video games again'

European Union approves Lenovo's Google Motorola acquisition

Bayer CropScience to make $30M investment in RTP

Could a Philips LED spinoff lead to merger with Cree?

Associated Press on Automated Insights deal: 'A leap forward'

Come on, Silicon Valley, you can do better than this

ExitEvent news: Perfecting the pitch and the CED tech conference

Durham-based Automated Insights lands $5.5M in funding, deal with Associated Press

Insiders praise North Carolina's workforce prep

'To Facebook, we are all lab rats' - are you outraged?

Report: N.C. not even in top 10 for U.S. broadband

Aereo suspends service after Supreme Court ruling

Wheeler submits E-Rate proposal to FCC

NCTA launches 'NC Tech Talk' Internet radio program


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