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February 22, 2017

Technology/Innovation

UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes

­ Package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc said on Tuesday it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to offset pressure on margins, particularly from the rising costs of delivering packages to e­commerce customers. Read more »
Published on 2/21/2017

Kennedy Space Center back in launch business — this time for business

A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off on Sunday from a Florida launch pad once used to send NASA astronauts to the moon. Read more »
Published on 2/20/2017

Aerospace manufacturing company, 170 highly skilled jobs, coming to Bay County

The St. Joe Company and the Bay Economic Development Alliance welcome GKN Aerospace to Venture Crossings Enterprise Centre Read more »
Published on 2/15/2017

SpaceX to hit fastest launch pace with new Florida site

Space Exploration Technologies Corp, better known as SpaceX, plans to launch its Falcon 9 rockets every two to three weeks, its fastest rate since starting launches in 2010, once a new launch pad is put into service in Florida next week, the company's president told Reuters on Monday. Read more »
Published on 2/7/2017

Last Look Before Lift-Off: SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Encapsulated for Launch

The Lockheed Martin-built SBIRS missile warning satellite was enclosed in its protective launch vehicle fairing for Jan. 19 launch Read more »
Published on 1/12/2017

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

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

Promising startups are innovating in Florida

A look at some of Florida's most innovative new companies. 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

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

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