Broadband Internet Access, County by County: Mapping New Jersey's Digital Divide
Twenty-five years after the dawn of the Internet, the first data released on technology in local homes shows how ubiquitous computers and broadband Internet access have become in New Jersey, as well as the wide gap between wired and unconnected based on income. More than 86 percent of New Jersey households had a computer -- desktop,…
Yin and Yang of Fundraising Explored at LaunchNJ Life Sciences Meeting
At the LaunchNJ Life Sciences meeting on Oct. 10 at Kean University, attendees from startup life-science companies were treated to talks on the pleasures and the pains of fundraising. Discussing the pleasures was Don Newman from the New Jersey Business Action Center. The pains were handled by Jarrod Rhen with WithumSmith+Brown.
Kiswe Mobile Founder Sweldens Shares Personal Anecdotes, Business Insight at Princeton
Eager audience members received entrepreneurial advice and insight into the television, mobile phone, and social media industries during a presentation at Princeton University on Nov. 6.The event, "Entrepreneurship and the Interplay of TV, Mobile, and Social," centered on a slide presentation and a relaxed, open dialogue with technological innovator and business leader Wim Sweldens.
Opinion: Spread the Word about Google’s Solve for X in New Jersey and Apply by Dec. 1
In the past, New Jersey was known as a place for big ideas. I won’t go into details about light bulbs and transistors, but suffice it to say that the state has a legacy of game-changing inventions here. Wouldn’t it be great if we could renew that legacy? We now have the opportunity to do so.
Google is looking for some “moonshot” projects that it can promote, and it wants applicants from New Jersey. This is the website that will tell you all about it. If you know anyone working on a big idea, spread the word. The deadline is Dec. 1.
NJ Tech and Pharma Companies on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500
We present the New Jersey companies that made the Technology Fast 500 list published by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, a professional services firm with headquarters in New York. The Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private – in North America.