March 4, 2015
Florida Business News

Legislature kicks off 60-day annual session

The 60-day session of the Florida Legislature is officially underway with the House and Senate convening and Gov. Scott delivering his State of the State speech.

"Software issue" to blame for Florida testing woes

Students across the state have been experiencing trouble logging on to the new Florida Standards Assessment testing platform.

Florida military base designing real-life 'Iron Man' suit

The Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit, or TALOS for short, is being developed at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa.

Florida gaming slightly down

Business at Florida’s racinos continues to rise, however the same cannot be said for poker rooms.

YouVisit expands from virtual college tours into hospitality, real estate

The Aventura company has expanded into several industries, adapted its technology for VR headsets and offers a build-your-own tour option.

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