Study: Trenton Area Growth in Tech Sector Stymied
A new study released this week suggests that the greater Trenton area has lost out on growth in the tech sector because local companies have not been able to tap into pools of highly trained foreign workers. Via NJ.com and The Times of Trenton.
NBCUniversal Unveils NJ Version of Silicon Valley Tech Firm in Englewood Cliffs
NBCUniversal on Tuesday unveiled what company and local officials are calling New Jersey’s answer to Silicon Valley. The company’s new Technology Center covers 63,000 square feet, cost $17 million and will bring 300 jobs to the state, John Wallace, president of operations and technical support for NBCUniversal said.
NJ's Next Generation Science Standards: The Quest for Revolution
As New Jersey schools continue to move to the Common Core State Standards for language arts and math, the state’s expected adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards is getting less attention but may be equally transformative. Via NJ Spotlight.
Coming Soon: Sayreville's Mall for Millennials
A King of Prussia developer who is developing a Sayerville Mall says: “We are the iPad of malls and outdoor shopping.” Via NJBIZ.
Summit Kicks Off Open Data Movement in NJ
The NJ Open Data Summit May 16 was a day packed with information for those who use open data and those who try to obtain it. NJTechWeekly.com will have more from this day in the future, but Debbie Galant of NJ News Commons provided a good overview so we are publishing it here.