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May 20, 2018

Technology/Innovation

FAU Tech Runway® reveals its largest class

Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway ® hosted its 2018 Launch Competition and Demo Day on May 10 at the Research Park at FAU, revealing its sixth and largest class, “Venture Class 6.” Read more »
Published on 5/14/2018

Boeing to Acquire Leading Aerospace Parts Distributor KLX Inc. to Enhance Services Business Growth

Boeing will acquire KLX Inc. for $4.25 billion; Positions Boeing to compete and win in $2.6 trillion, 10-year services market Read more »
Published on 5/1/2018

Buckle Up, Prime Members: Amazon Launches In-Car Delivery

Millions of Prime members with Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac and Volvo cars can now use Amazon Key to have their Amazon packages delivered inside their vehicle parked at home, work or near other locations in their address book. Read more »
Published on 4/24/2018

Tech Data Announces Leadership Succession

COO Rich Hume to Succeed Bob Dutkowsky as Chief Executive Officer in June 2018; Dutkowsky to Become Executive Chairman Read more »
Published on 4/19/2018

Greenway Health expands Tampa headquarters, will add 100 high-wage jobs

Governor Rick Scott announced today that health information technology and services provider Greenway Health is expanding its headquarters in Tampa. The company will add another 104 new high-wage jobs to its Westshore district location and invest $1.8 million in the project. Read more »
Published on 4/17/2018

United Technologies Creates 480 Jobs in Palm Beach County, Opens New UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings

Today, Governor Rick Scott attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony for United Technologies' new UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings in Palm Beach County. Read more »
Published on 4/17/2018

8base Aims To Democratize Software Development By Launching Blockchain-Based Platform and Collaborative Ecosystem

Serial Entrepreneur Albert Santalo Harnesses No-Code Technologies Read more »
Published on 4/11/2018

NSF ‘supermagnet' laboratory receives $184 million renewal

Record-holding National High Magnetic Field Laboratory is world leader in magnetics research Read more »
Published on 4/2/2018

GoPro and Jabil Announce Global Technology and Equipment License

GoPro, Inc. and Jabil Inc. have announced a global, multi-year technology and equipment license. With this agreement, Jabil will leverage GoPro's cutting-edge reference design and IP to produce camera lens and sensor modules for incorporation into GoPro-approved third-party products and solutions. Read more »
Published on 3/23/2018

New Lockheed Martin Readiness Contract Strengthens Sustainment Industry

Company to maintain more than 300,000 Army training systems across hundreds of locations worldwide employing thousands as part of contract worth not-to-exceed ceiling of $3.5 billion Read more »
Published on 3/19/2018

Tech Data Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results

Net sales were $11.1 billion, an increase of 49 percent compared to the prior-year quarter. The increase in net sales is primarily due to the addition of the Technology Solutions business acquired from Avnet, Inc. on February 27, 2017 ("Technology Solutions"). On a constant currency basis, net sales increased 40 percent. Read more »
Published on 3/8/2018

EVIO Labs Florida Licensee Announces ISO 17025 Accreditation

EVIO, Inc. (OTCQB:EVIO), a life sciences company and leading provider of quality control testing and advisory services to the regulated cannabis industry, announced today that its Florida Licensee, Kaycha Holdings LLC d/b/a EVIO Labs Florida has attained ISO 17025 accreditation and becomes the first accredited cannabis testing lab in the state. Read more »
Published on 3/7/2018

Domino's® and Ford Begin Second Round of Self-Driving Delivery Vehicle Testing in Miami

Domino's® and Ford Begin Second Round of Self-Driving Delivery Vehicle Testing in Miami Read more »
Published on 3/2/2018

Managing Custody With an App

A divorced dad wanted to make post-split responsibilities less contentious. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Wider Approval

The FDA takes a broader approach to approving drug therapy. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Cancer Care: A Cure at a Cost

Re-engineering T-cells to fight tumors proves successful at fighting cancer. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Rocket-Powered Research

An Embry-Riddle research project tests how T-cells change in space. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Making Headway: Researchers Tout Advances in Cancer Care

From drug treatments to preventive medicines, researchers tout advances in cancer care. In 2009, Dr. Beth-Ann Lesnikoski became the first medical director of the breast institute at JFK Medical Center in Palm Beach County. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Orlando Magic hopes to turn gamers into basketball fans

The Orlando Magic hopes to cash in on a new spin on video gaming. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Cargo Trackers

RSAE Labs' devices make shipping and cargo-tracking easier. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Squeeze Play: Tampa Company Uses Its Presses to Squeeze Marijuana

Legal marijuana creates another business line for Vincent Corp. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Chemical break down

A Gainesville couple's company targets oxalate overload. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Florida Poly developing ‘Happy Suit' for Astronauts

Faculty and students at Florida Polytechnic University are developing a critical component for the next generation of spacesuits that will not only make astronauts more comfortable and efficient, but will also keep them happy. Read more »
Published on 2/26/2018

UCF-led Consortium to Manage Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico

The largest fully operational radio telescope on the planet – the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico – will soon be under new management. Read more »
Published on 2/23/2018

Strawberry boss

For the last five years, Plant City strawberry grower Gary Wishnatzki has worked closely with Bob Pitzer, a robotics designer, to create a robot that harvests strawberries. Read more »
Published on 2/22/2018

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