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Internet2

Internet2, Educause Partner To Deliver eText Pilot

Washington, D.C.-based Educause and Ann Arbor-based Internet2 Wednesday announced a series of pilot efforts to evaluate technologies and business models in the fast evolving migration from traditional textbooks to digital learning materials.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

A smart meter installed in Europe. Picture from Wikimedia Commons.

DTE Vendor Says Utility Hits Smart Meter Milestone

Itron, Inc. (Nasdaq:ITRI) announced Monday that Detroit-based DTE Energy has now installed 800,000 Itron customer energy measurement devices, including smart electric meters and gas modules, in its Southeastern Michigan service area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

President Obama speaks at In Performance at the White House: Red, White and Blues (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Wrecking The White House

President Obama has made too many changes to the White House and had too many parties to be allowed back for another 4 years.

07/27/2012

finlandia

MTEC SmartZone – Finlandia Entrepreneur Support Center Honored In D.C.

ESC’s high-tech facility features business-grade computer and telecommunications equipment along with professional business consultants. In just over a year, more than 60 entrepreneurs received services and 32 LLCs have been filed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2012

michbio

MichBio to Visit Capitol Hill on Pending User Fee Reauthorizations

MichBio, the biosciences industry association in Michigan, announced today that it is visiting Capitol Hill Monday and Tuesday. The primary agenda item will be the pending User Fee reauthorizations — Prescription Drug User Fee Act and Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA) — as well as the new Generic Drug User Fee Act and Biologics and Interchangeable Products User Fee Act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2012

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Local Congressman To Introduce Bill To Halt Foreclosures

13th District U.S. Representative Hansen Clarke will introduce legislation this week that would place a moratorium on home foreclosures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012

X-Rite technology at work. Photo: X-Rite

X-Rite To Be Acquired By Danaher For $5.55 A Share

Michigan is losing another corporate headquarters, as Kentwood-based X-Rite Inc. announced Tuesday it would be acquired for $5.55 a share, or $525 million, by Washington, D.C.-based Danaher.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2012

Kyle Quincey #27 of the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena in file photo. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

Capitals 5, Red Wings 3

The Detroit Red Wings rallied in the third period but fall short – losing to the Washington Capitals 5-3 on Monday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/20/2012

michbio

MichBio To Visit Capitol Hill On Medical Device Industry

MichBio, the biosciences industry association in Michigan, announced that it will visit Capitol Hill next week alongside other state bioscience and med-tech associations. On the agenda will be a number of significant medical technology industry-related issues such as the medical device tax, FDA user fees and others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2012

WSU TechTown

Ms. Smith Goes To Washington: TechTown CEO Hits The White House

TechTown President and CEO Leslie Smith Friday joined a delegation of 30 business leaders in Detroit to participate in a small business roundtable at the White House in Washington, D.C.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2012

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