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Automation Alley Report Shows Strong Tech Growth In Region Post-Recession

Michigan saw the nation’s fastest rate of technology job growth from 2011 to 2012, according to a new report from Automation Alley, southeast Michigan’s technology business association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

The Detroit Labs office in downtown Detroit. WWJ photo / Matt Roush

App Shop Detroit Labs Creates Apprenticeship Program

The tech startup Detroit Labs has made headlines for its fast growth since its founding in 2011. Now the mobile app developer is hiring more tech talent and adding a new program and new career opportunities for those with an interest in app development.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2014

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Gains 21 New Members

Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, announced that 21 new members joined the organization in February.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

software code

Automation Alley Offers Code ReConnect IT Training Program

Automation Alley this week announced the launch of Code ReConnect, a new training program designed to provide participants with the skills and credentials needed to land high-level IT jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

This NASA satellite photo shows the Great Lakes, 80.3 percent covered by ice.

Matt’s Favorites: Cool Incubator, PLM Training, Computer Composer And More

So it’s Monday, and ugh, the arctic blast is back with a vengeance. Supposed to get colder every day this week until finally bouncing back into the 30s on Saturday, and you know it’s bad when you’re actually excited about the 30s. Will this madness never end? Well, take heart. Spring will arrive — and so will your tech news from me, as long as I have anything to say about it!

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2014

The Silicon Roundabout In Old Street

$1M Training Grants From Automation Alley To Add 472 High Tech Jobs

Automation Alley said this week it has awarded $1 million in technical training grants to 24 area companies through the second round of its federally funded Technical Talent Development Program Challenge Fund.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2014

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Gains 24 New Members In January

Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, announced that 24 new members joined the organization in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

Economy Up

Steady, Moderate Growth Ahead, Economist Tells Automation Alley Crowd

Expect steady, if unspectacular, growth in the American economy through 2018, according to a J.P. Morgan Chase economist at an Automation Alley event Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014

Flux capacitor... fluxing... (WWJ photo/Matt Roush)

A Nerd’s-Eye View Of NAIAS

The North American International Auto Show is cool long before you get in the official door. Having one of the original DeLorean time machines from the “Back To The Future” movies around ensures that.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2014

Event Notices From Dec. 20 – Jan. 5

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2013

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