In NJTC Survey, Tech Firms Say They’ll Increase Staff, But They Criticize State
New Jersey tech companies will be increasing their staffs next year. The areas of tech expertise most in demand are programming/design, project management, custom programming/app development and mobile information access/sharing, according to the NJTC 2014 Tech Talent and Employment Trends Survey.
Vidyo Gets $20 Million Cash Investment to Take Video to the Internet of Things
Vidyo, the Hackensack-based, growth-stage videoconferencing startup, received $20 million in a Series E round from existing investors to extend its products into the Internet of Things,
LiveLOOK, Recently Acquired by Oracle, Spent Two Years at NJIT EDC
LiveLOOK (Matawan), the company acquired by Oracle June 22, 2014, had spent two years building its business at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Enterprise Development Center (EDC), according to an article on the website NJIT News Room.
NJ EDA to Back Tech Coworking Spaces in Garden State
The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) will be issuing a solicitation — probably by the end of July 2014 — that will let for-profit companies that want to develop tech coworking spaces in New Jersey compete for up to $1 million in loans, some portion of which will be forgiven if milestones are met.