Technology

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Health care training company releases mobile app

February 9, 2016
A product developed by an educational company focused on health care training and testing is going mobile. Read More

Q&A: Keli Christopher

February 9, 2016
Keli Christopher, Ph.D. started her career as a civil engineer for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Read More

Tech firm makes everything smart

Simms Electronics designs electronically controlled devices connected to the Internet.

February 5, 2016
In the next 20 years, it’s possible almost every piece of technology will be “smart.” Read More

Tech company plans for growth spurt with expansion

Elevator Up expects to double in size by the end of the year.

February 5, 2016
Things are looking up for Grand Rapids’ startup community. Read More

Students, Spectrum partner on med devices

Biomedical engineering students are more adept at bringing products to market.

February 5, 2016
A partnership between Grand Valley State University and Spectrum Health Innovations could lead to new medical devices and startup companies. Read More

Solar startup founder secures patent

February 3, 2016
A Grand Valley State University business incubator tenant has been awarded a U.S. patent for his solar technology innovation. Read More

Beggars can be choosers with app

App that facilitates connection between donors and street solicitors wins Startup Weekend.

January 29, 2016
You’re walking or driving on the streets of Grand Rapids, when someone asks you for spare change. You want to be charitable, but you’re not sure you trust what’ll happen to the money. What do you do? Read More

Firm uses technology to reach troubled students

Success Virtual Learning Centers partners with schools to complete graduation requirements.

January 29, 2016
Students who have left high school before graduating now have a new option to complete their learning in a virtual setting. Read More

OST adds design firm

Firm sees design as next wave in the technology revolution.

January 29, 2016
One of Grand Rapids’ most acclaimed IT companies just took one of its biggest strategic steps in years. Read More

IT company acquires Pennsylvania firm

January 28, 2016
A local IT company has expanded its presence in Steel City. Read More