News

Our Picks

10 Ways To Encourage Company Innovation In Your Employees

Looking for a wave of fresh ideas? Not every innovation has to come from the top down. Your work family is probably brimming with potential and thoughtful new ways to… Read more »

How This Entrepreneur Turned A 100-Year-Old Business Model Into A $100 Million Acquisition

Dane Madsen has proved to be an incredible deal maker. He not only built one of the most famous companies twice, but sold his startup for $100 million. Here’s what… Read more »

Why Large Companies Continue to Struggle With Innovation

There is something seductive about success. It lures people into doing the same things that made them successful in the past. This is especially the case for organizations that have… Read more »

Google and the Rest of the Tech Industry Are Grappling With These 3 Data Problems

Politicians have the tech industry in their cross hairs following recent high-profile data blunders like Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal. The question is what to do.   Source: Google and the… Read more »

An Amazon-backed startup is selling smartglasses for $1,000 that are customized to your face

There’s a vision of the future in Silicon Valley that one day, highly advanced glasses will be able to provide useful information inside their lenses. Instead of looking at your… Read more »

Why Apple, Google, and Amazon Hired Cardiologists

Big Silicon Valley companies have often competed for talent with specialized skills, like expertise in artificial intelligence or trendy new programming languages. Now they’re competing for heart doctors.   Source:… Read more »

Stay up to date with our breaking news!

3 Videos That Make Viral Look Easy

Which video do you think is more likely to go viral? A 30 second trailer of Brad Pitt running through a burning building, or a 30 second phone video of Brad Pitt dancing at a bar?

Most Popular

10 Ways To Encourage Company Innovation In Your Employees

Looking for a wave of fresh ideas? Not every innovation has to come from the top down. Your work family is probably brimming with potential and thoughtful new ways to… Read more »

tekMountain in the News

NHRMC Launches Innovation Center to Find New Ways to Partner and Improve Health – Lumina News

NHRMC Launches Innovation Center to Find New Ways to Partner and Improve HealthLumina NewsThe NHRMC Innovation Center is working in partnership with tekMountain, the creative corporate innovation center spawned by… Read more »

Special report: A beginning entrepreneur’s guide to Triangle startup community

Last summer, ExitEvent published an interactive 101-style guide to the Triangle startup community before the publication merged with WRAL TechWire. The guide was meant to be a gateway into the… Read more »

NHRMC Launches Innovation Center At TekMountain – Greater Wilmington Business Journal

NHRMC Launches Innovation Center At TekMountainGreater Wilmington Business JournalNew Hanover Regional Medical Center has launched an innovation center to foster and test ideas aimed at improving health and wellness, officials… Read more »

Tech on Tap: Fiber in the Triangle, AU goes all in on meat, Elon Musk, and Innovation in Wilmington – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireTech on Tap: Fiber in the Triangle, AU goes all in on meat, Elon Musk, and Innovation in WilmingtonWRAL Tech WireWe end the show with Michael and WRAL… Read more »

Six Things Wilmington Professionals Should Know

The Swain Center for Executive Education shares their top six trending themes to help you and your organizations grow.   Source: Greater Wilmington Business Journal 

Top Technologies Impacting The Real Estate Market Today

With as much as 56% of buyers 36 years old and younger finding their homes on the internet, according to the National Association of Realtors, being an agent or investor on… Read more »

NC headliners: 50+ events & deadlines through Aug. | WRAL … – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireNC headliners: 50+ events & deadlines through Aug. | WRAL …WRAL Tech WireHere's our latest wrapup of upcoming conferences, contests, workshops, application deadlines and socials happening across North… Read more »

NC headliners: 50+ events & deadlines through Aug. – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireNC headliners: 50+ events & deadlines through Aug.WRAL Tech WireHere's our latest wrapup of upcoming conferences, contests, workshops, application deadlines and socials happening across North Carolina through the… Read more »

Superchunk to open 24th Annual Cucalorus Festival, tix on sale now! – PR Newswire (press release)

Superchunk to open 24th Annual Cucalorus Festival, tix on sale now!PR Newswire (press release)WILMINGTON, N.C., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Cucalorus announces Superchunk and a sampling of major events for… Read more »

Voice Tech Will Kill The Keyboard – The 3 Ways Your Business Can Survive

Voice technology may be relatively new, but as the global popularity of Siri, Cortana, Google Assistant and Alexa shows, consumers are more than ready to move on from their keyboards.   Source:… Read more »

Latest Tweet

twitter badgetekMountain
@tekMountain