At NJ Tech Meetup, Gary Vaynerchuk Talks About Investing In and Building Businesses

What does Gary Vayner­chuk care about? His fam­ily, prov­ing him­self as a busi­ness­man and someday own­ing the Jets — al­though he does ad­mit that his pas­sion to own the Jets could simply be a mo­tiv­a­tion­al tool that keeps him go­ing.

Self-driving Vehicle Prototype Demonstrated by Open-source Advocates at Bell Works

Nonprofit organization DriveAI gave many people their first look at self-driving-car technology on September 24. Roughly 50 attendees watched as DriveAI's small, self-driving prototype navigated its way through traffic cones outside the historic Bell Works facility in Holmdel.

At Startup Grind Princeton, The Hatchery Founder Yao Huang Talks Priorities, Partners, Passion

Yao Huang spoke at Star­tup Grind Prin­ceton. Huang ad­vised the audi­ence to re­duce risk by first get­ting cus­tom­ers, and then build­ing the product, so that by the time it’s fin­ished, the com­pany should be ready to gen­er­ate rev­en­ue.  
Photo: Gil Santaliz, founder and managing member NJFX Photo Credit: Courtesy NJFX
Gil Santaliz, founder and managing member NJFX | Courtesy NJFX

NJFX’s Santaliz Says High Speed Fiber, High Availability Infrastructure to Revitalize the Jersey Shore

The New Jer­sey Fiber Ex­change (NJFX) re­cently opened a car­ri­er-neut­ral “Meet-Me Room” in Wall that will give cus­tom­ers dir­ect ac­cess to Tata Com­mu­nic­a­tions’ sub­sea cable net­work. The com­pany also broke ground on its 64,800-square-foot, Tier 3 car­ri­er-neut­ral data cen­ter, which is ad­ja­cent to the Jer­sey Cent­ral Power & Light (JCP&L) sub­sta­tion.

At WorkWave Hackathon, Emojis, Virtual Reality Used to Help the Disabled

Nep­tune-based WorkWave’s third an­nu­al hack­a­thon was held at Mon­mouth Uni­versity (West Long Branch) on Septem­ber 12th and 13th. This year’s event fo­cused on help­ing the dis­abled.

Opinion: Accelerators Can Help NJ's Startups Get Up to Speed

Early-stage NJ startups would be well-served to consider the benefits of participating in a startup accelerator to help guide them to a successful launch.

Technology Marketing in the Digital Age: The Importance of Being an Agile Marketer

Your mar­ket­ing needs to be agile. The good news is you can ad­just your mar­ket­ing mind­set with a new set of tac­tics that can res­on­ate with a highly in­formed buy­er.
Around New Jersey

Garden State Is Wasting Its Waste, Should Better Utilize Biomass, Report Says

More than 4 million tons of New Jersey's biomass -- fuel derived from organic materials like plants and waste -- could be used to produce electricity or propel transportation each year. The bulk of the biomass (72 percent) is produced directly by the state's population, typically in the form of municipal garbage, according to an assessment…

Feds Say NJ Offshore Wind Leases to Go Up for Sale Starting in November

The federal government yesterday announced plans to offer leases this November for wind farms off the coast of New Jersey, removing a key impediment holding up the development of wind generation offshore. The sale of the leases will open up 343,833 acres beginning seven nautical miles off the coast to serve as potential…

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