Posted Aug. 25, 2014 at 5:10 a.m.

Your 51 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Published: 2014-08-25 05:10:41
Updated: 2014-08-25 05:10:41

Week in review Week in review

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – 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 51 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.

Ebola puts focus on drugs made in tobacco plants
Vivek Wadhwa: Part 1, inside Silicon Valley's boys club
IBM cuts in Korea; Google's latest buy; Microsoft touts Explorer - again; LinkedIn's new move; Apple storage in China; Xbox update
Investor, telecom exec Vanderwoude joins lineup for 'Fiber Transforms the Triangle' conference
Report: Broadband surpasses TV subscribers for first time
ExitEvent News: REEDS Jewelers: Bitcoin is our competitive advantage
'Fiber Transforms the Triangle' conference tickets now on sale
Raleigh-Cary No. 2 on Forbes' best list for your professionals
Google's pivotal IPO launched a decade of big bets
Crowdfunding, solar, job recruitment at stake in legislative impasse
Bitcoin: Cat and mouse game in security, regulation
Bitcoin investor Draper encourages startups to 'boost' their chances
Biogen's newest MS drug to be manufactured in Triangle
Former Intersouth VC Garheng Kong raises $110M fund
Exclusive: In-depth survey helps ChannelAdvisor plot next ecommerce moves
Exclusive: GroundFloor isn't moving to Atlanta due to NC crowdfunding impasse
Crowdfunding startup GroundFloor leaving Triangle, raises $1M
$4.1M federal grant could put BioCryst in Ebola fight - next time
Verizon topples AT&T in wireless service tests
So I hired a felon: An update on the law of negligent hiring
Crowdfunding killed in NC; bill backer criticizes Senate strategy
Uber hires Obama exec; Salix near deal close; Ballmer leaves Microsoft board; Lenovo's NFL Fantasy; HTC's new phone
Clinical trials tech firm Clinverse raises $9.1M, eyes 'more aggressive' strategy
Inside the Inc. 5000: Raleigh-based Aseptia ranks No. 15
Inside Inc. 5000: Wilmington startup Go Energies Is NC leader
Some 200 NC firms, including several Triangle tech ventures, crack new Inc. 5000
Cisco's COO: Big layoffs 'just the wrong way to do it'
Clinverse CEO: New venture funding to drive expansion, create new jobs
Inside Inc. 5000: Two Toasters' mobile apps deliver 579% growth
More than 60 startups join lineup for Tech Venture 2014
AT&T to beat Google with gigabit Internet in Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley accelerator picks Durham startup Mission 100 Percent
MCNC's chief technology officer joins lineup for 'Fiber Transforms the Triangle' conference
Beware, Lenovo: HP's PC, x86 server revenues are surging
Hey, world: Triangle is no longer 'South-by-SouthMaybe'
Prediction: Failure to pass crowdfunding, other economic development bills will hurt N.C.
$15M Marcus Foundation grant boosts cord blood research at Duke
Building a startup in the Ukraine? Yes, Durham entrepreneurs say
Vivek Wadhwa: Changing Silicon Valley's frat boy culture, part 2
Clinverse CEO: Pharma industry changes mean more business opportunities
Two Toasters celebrates Inc. 5000 by paying it forward: A fundraiser for Girls Who Code
Major RTP angel investor supports GroundFloor's move, says lack of crowdfunding will hurt NC startups
Exclusive: New Biotech Center CEO lays out future vision
Lenovo exec, a former IBMer, says union claim about massive Big Blue layoffs in '05 is 'not true'
Forget business networking - build personal relationships
Growing number of states clear way for crowdfunding
Exclusive: New Biotech Center CEO will 'push the envelope with new ideas and programs'
Doctor who survived Ebola: 'Please continue to pray for Liberia and the people of West Africa ...'
Valley loses, Triangle gains: Report cites options for vexed SF startups

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