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Talent will determine the world’s next tech investment hubs

For years, Silicon Valley wasn’t the main place many venture capitalists looked for deals — it was the only place. But the Bay Area is beginning to lose its once… Read more »

Rock Health: Digital health adoption on the rise, but wearables, telemedicine lag behind

Eighty-seven percent of Americans used at least one digital health tool in 2017, up from 80 percent in 2015, according to a new survey out from Rock Health. For the… Read more »

7 Women Leaders At Corporate Venture Capital Funds You Should Know

Your startup may be intent on disrupting their industry, however, in the venture maze of funding options, it would benefit your business to pay much more attention to corporate venture… Read more »

Apple Buys Maker of Augmented Reality Lenses

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has acquired a Denver, Colorado-based manufacturer of augmented reality lenses for an undisclosed sum. Apple’s acquisition of the startup offers the clearest indication yet that the Cupertino,… Read more »

Okay Google: Voice Search Technology And The Rise Of Voice Commerce

Whether you say “Okay Google” or “Alexa” (depending on which smart speaker you have) – voice search technology is changing our world. Source: “Okay Google: Voice Search Technology And The… Read more »

Do You Have Too Much Tech or Not Enough? 5 Ways to Find Out

Your office technology fuels your business — but what’s too much tech, and what’s too little? Source: Do You Have Too Much Tech or Not Enough? 5 Ways to Find… Read more »

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On the event horizon for October: 80+ events across NC – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireOn the event horizon for October: 80+ events across NCWRAL Tech WirePlenty of technology and life science events and deadlines are on tap for October, and we suggest… Read more »

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EdTech is having a renaissance, powered by the emerging world

So-called ‘EdTech’ has seen many false dawns over the years. After being lauded as the teaching platforms of the future, most MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course platforms) have not quite… Read more »

Smart marketing still hinges on humanity, not technology

Remember what life was like before we had smartphones? We flipped through inches of white pages without a thought, carried impossible-to-fold maps wherever we traveled and never left home without… Read more »

Why partnerships between medtech companies and doctors are so important

As new devices and technologies are being developed in the medtech industry, doctors and physicians have to learn about the devices on platforms that are different from what they know…. Read more »

UNCW to Host 2018 Wilmington Information Technology eXchange April 10 – UNCW News

UNCW to Host 2018 Wilmington Information Technology eXchange April 10UNCW News“For our fifteenth year we will have more 'hands-on' exhibits, a live Twitter/Instagram feed and increased corporate exhibits featuring leading… Read more »

The groups in Wilmington that are building a 'Coalition' for startups – Port City Daily

The groups in Wilmington that are building a 'Coalition' for startupsPort City DailyOther members of The Coalition include the Small Business Administration (SBA); SCORE, a network of expert business mentors;… Read more »

How Other Cultures Think of Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship often seems distinctly “American. After all, it encapsulates the American Dream of unlimited upward social mobility and the belief that as long as you have a good idea and good work ethic, you… Read more »

Cameron School of Business Names Outstanding Alumni Recipients – UNCW News

UNCW NewsCameron School of Business Names Outstanding Alumni RecipientsUNCW NewsDescribed “as multi-faceted as a diamond,” by Stephen Harper, Duke Energy/Betty Cameron Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship, Lauren Henderson is the chief… Read more »

8 women medtech innovators you need to know 

As we celebrate more women becoming medtech leaders and paving the way for innovation, it’s important to remember the many accomplishments women have already made when it comes to the advancement of… Read more »

Innovation Marketplaces, Explained

1. What is an innovation marketplace? It’s an e-commerce platform for indie manufacturers. As much as e-commerce has been transformative for consumers, many manufacturers and inventors have been left out of the… Read more »

Best practices (and common pitfalls) of edtech privacy policies

Edtech vendors should strive for clarity and specificity in their privacy policies to enable school administrators to make smart choices. Source: Best practices (and common pitfalls) of edtech privacy policies

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