In this NASA photo, a small cross is placed where Comet ISON should be. But it isn't -- because, unfortunately for us Earthly observers, it apparently disintegrated on its one and only pass around the sun.

Matt’s Favorites: Sign Up For Innovation Event, High-Tech New Mustang, Mulally May Stay Put, And Much More

So what’s the latest on this suddenly wintry Friday? Got your top tech headlines, right here…

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013


Plante Moran Sponsoring Webinar On Buying Innovation

Join WWJ Technology Editor Matt Roush and panelists gathered by the Southfield accounting and business advisory firm Plante Moran for a webinar on a novel idea for getting innovation into your organization — buying it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

Awards And Certifications From Aug. 9

The latest industry awards and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2013

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Abraham To Lead Initiative To Build New Companies From Research Ideas

Brian M. Abraham has been named to lead Spartan Innovations, L3C, a subsidiary of the Michigan State University Foundation focused on launching sustainable start-up companies from Michigan State University’s research innovations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

The fifth floor meeting area of downtown Detroit's Madison Building (PR photo)

Bizdom to Host ‘IdeaMensch Detroit’ Monday At M@dison Building

The business accelerator Bizdom will spotlight the top innovators in Detroit as IdeaMensch comes to the M@dison Building Monday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2012

DTE headquarters. (WWJ file photo)

DTE “E” Challenge Competition Deadline-June 29

There are just three weeks left for Michigan companies to enter the DTE Energy’s “E” Challenge for Innovation in Energy Efficiency. The deadline for submissions is June 29.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012

(WWJ Photo/Matt Roush)

Detroit’s Headed North For Mackinac Conference

A day or two earlier than normal, metro Detroit’s business, government, education, nonprofit and labor leadership is heading north Tuesday for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s annual Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Patent Board: GM Remains Top Automotive Innovator

General Motors remains the No. 1 innovator for the fourth consecutive quarter among 183 companies ranked by The Patent Board in its quarterly automotive and transportation industry scorecard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

Event Notices From September 21

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011


Survey Finds Midwest Companies Focused on Innovation, Yet Need Formal Processes

While Midwest companies rely on new products and services to drive revenue growth, they still need to establish formal development processes to commercialize their innovations successfully, according to a new survey from Plante Moran PLLC and NewNorth Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2011