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December 3, 2016

Technology/Innovation

Florida Poly introduces new autonomous vehicles course in partnership with MIT

A brand new course called “Autonomous Systems and Self-Driving Vehicles” starts in the Spring 2017 semester. Dr. Dean Bushey, a retired U.S. Air Force colonel with more than 10 years of experience developing and advancing autonomous systems, will teach the course. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2016

Promising startups are innovating in Florida

A look at some of Florida's most innovative new companies. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

On the move: Innovations at a web-based logistics company

A Tampa man starts a web-based business that lets retailers and others take advantage of excess space on trucks to ship their products. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

UF ranks third nationally for licensing its technologies

The University of Florida is ranked third in the nation for licenses and options executed on technologies developed at the university level, a measure of how successful its ideas are in the marketplace. Read more »
Published on 11/18/2016

SpaceX seeks U.S. approval for internet­via­satellite network

Private rocket launch service SpaceX is requesting government approval to operate a massive satellite network that would provide high-speed, global internet coverage, according to newly filed documents with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Read more »
Published on 11/18/2016

Port Everglades Launches Mobile Passport Control Program

First U.S. Cruise Port to Use the New App Read more »
Published on 11/4/2016

State of Florida awards Harris Corporation $700 nillion communications network services contract

Harris Corporation has entered into a $700 million contract with the State of Florida to provide a state-wide communications network that will connect public safety, law enforcement, public schools and other state and local government agencies. The contract has a seven-year base and seven one-year options. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2016

Orange County launches a tech offensive

Orange County this summer announced that it distributed nearly 75,000 computers to students. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Data storage facility proposed in Palm Beach County

In the age of the cloud, Netflix and online everything, much of the data generated and used in Florida resides in huge data centers in other states. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

DeTect adapts its bird-tracking radar to follow drones

Panama City-based DeTect got its start in 2003 designing and manufacturing bird detection radar systems for the U.S. Air Force. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Profile of ‘Bundl' -- software that tracks political fundraising

A little over two years ago, on an early spring morning in Tallahassee, not long after Florida lawmakers had fled the city following the end of the annual legislative session... Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

A CEO's lessons

The biggest Florida company and ‘nobody knows we exist.' Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Babcock Ranch: A place in the sun

It's been almost a decade since developer Syd Kitson first approached Florida Power & Light about his plans to build what he envisions as the country's most sustainable community at Babcock Ranch. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Many School Networks in Need of Upgrades

Smart school administrators find superior solutions with Managed WiFi. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Getting a logistics boost in Jacksonville

The promise of a new 800,000-sq.-ft. Amazon facility is significant because in a city that touts itself as a logistics center... Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Gulf Coast State College's Unmanned Vehicle Systems program earns accreditation

Gulf Coast State College has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to offer an Associate in Science in Unmanned Vehicle Systems, the first to receive that designation in the Florida College System/FCS. Read more »
Published on 10/4/2016

Sharecare acquires Sarasoat virtual reality company to transform patient engagement and medical education

Sharecare, the digital health company helping people manage all their health in one place, today announced at Advertising Week 2016 that it is acquiring BioLucid, the leading developer of virtual reality and immersive healthcare technology, including the YOU® VR experience available for HTC VIVE. Read more »
Published on 10/4/2016

Nova Southeastern University opens new Center for Collaborative Research

215,000-sq.-ft. facility is a focal point for research and discovery in South Florida. Read more »
Published on 9/26/2016

Space-Tech Turned Bio-Tech:

How UCF Technology Developed for NASA Is Making the Leap to Healthcare Read more »
Published on 8/26/2016

Fact Sheet – Moon Express Payload Review Determination

On April 8, 2016, Moon Express, Inc. submitted a request to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for a Payload Review and Determination on the MX-1E spacecraft. On April 21, 2016, the FAA accepted this application and proceeded with review. Read more »
Published on 8/4/2016

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