Amazon Expands Chain of Warehouses Along NJ Turnpike
While Newark and dozens of other cities across the country are still waiting to hear where mega-retailer Amazon will locate its coveted second corporate headquarters, the company is moving ahead with an expansion of its New Jersey fulfillment-center operations as online sales continue to flourish. Amazon has already become one of the state's largest employers -
FinTech Studios is First Graduate of Stevens Venture Center Incubator
In January, the Stevens Venture Center (SVC) announced the first company to graduate from its ranks of startups: FinTech Studios, which has moved to offices in Manhattan. A part of Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken), the SVC was established to help fledgling student, faculty and related companies by providing them with space, advice and expertise, and by exposing them to a network of investors, entrepreneurs and other seasoned tech and business people.
A Tale of Two Cities: Newark and New Brunswick Further Their Goals to Become Tech and Innovation Centers
Last week Newark and New Brunswick took major steps toward their stated goals of becoming tech hubs in New Jersey,Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka announced in his State of the City address that the city had been selected as the site of the “Voice” natural language processing summit, to be held in July. Governor Phil Murphy said that the state, through the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA), would be supporting the construction of The Hub @ New Brunswick Station.
ICOs and Blockchain Hot Topics at February Jersey City Tech Meetup
ICOs [initial coin offerings] and blockchain are on fire,” Ramesh Babu said confidently to the crowd at the Jersey City Tech Meetup at the Harborside Atrium in February.
NJ TECH CORNER: Bio-Key International, Inc.
BIO-key International,Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI) is a provider of enterprise software and hardware systems and consumer products that enable secure access to information and high-status transactions. Founded in 1993, the Wall-based company listed a total workforce of 25 employees and 18 contractors as of Dec. 31, 2017.