Drone Use is Soaring in South Jersey
Drone hobbyists, like the members of the Oaklyn Rotor-E Drones Club, frequently meet to discuss the physics of flight, go over safety tips, share drone stories and — of course — fly their drones. The club formed in 2014 and has hosted several successful gatherings in New Jersey.
Texting in the Cockpit? The FAA's Plan to Cut Delays
A cockpit-to-tower digital communications system that's been used on a trial basis at Newark Liberty International Airport is improving efficiency and safety as well as cutting delays, by eliminating much of the talking that pilots and air traffic controllers do, in favor of what are essentially text messages, officials said on Thursday.
How One NJ Company is Using Drones to Revolutionize the Agricultural Industry
It's not a bird, or a plane -- per say. It's a drone, and Dan Murray, founder of Mount Laurel-based company Unmanned Sensing Systems said it's going to change the agricultural business forever. Murray's fledgling company is one of the first in the state to gain federal approvals to operate drones commercially in all 50 states,…
Startup Roundup: Phroogal, BluePrint Healthcare IT, Inkwhy, Accreditrust, Text Engine
This roundup covers Phroogal's Road to Financial Wellness campaign, BluePrint Healthcare IT which received the Microsoft Health Innovation Award,Inkwhy which is pitching, a new hire for Accreditrust and some news from Text Engine.
TechXtend Putting New Jersey First When it Comes to Business
Wayside Technology subsidiary TechXtend (Shrewsbury) is hunkering down in the Garden State, deciding on a “New Jersey first” sales strategy. The initiative began last April with the hiring of William R. Botti as executive vice president at Wayside. Botti assessed the company’s sales history and noted that sales had grown organically, but that the clients were scattered around the United States.