Some of the best tech and life science news is just a click away in today’s Bulldog Blog:

  • Defense counsel for three former Nortel execs says ‘no dishonest acts’ as trial wraps up.
  • E-mail marketing firm Vocus is hiring at its Morrisville operation. 
  • Life science firm Tengion in Winston-Salem is raising $15 million. 
  • ABB is backing a smartgrid project at Raleigh’s Marbles museum. 
  • Red Hat is launching a name change contest for a version of its JBoss software.
  • Smartgrid and cleantech firm Elster names some new executives.