Trends, products and advances


Hunting app secures $825K in funding

January 28, 2015
A startup web and mobile app to help hunters and anglers pinpoint their next locations has raised $825,000 in funding. Read More

Food maker launches website on breakfast

January 23, 2015
A food maker has launched a website all about breakfast to elicit feedback from consumers and tell its stories. Read More

Neuroscientific research, national study show print is not dead

January 16, 2015
Despite rumors to the contrary, print is not dead. Read More

IT firm expands into Chicago market

January 12, 2015
A growing IT firm is expanding farther across the Midwest. Read More

Spectrum absorbs Abriiz

Health system shuts down Ideomed but keeps the mobile platform.

January 9, 2015
Spectrum Health, the controlling interest in Ideomed, is integrating the Abriiz application product after deciding to pull the plug on Ideomed as a stand-alone company. Read More

Auto supplier rolls out next start-stop battery

January 9, 2015
An auto supplier will unveil a new battery and power system for advanced start-stop vehicles during the North American International Auto Show. Read More

Re-thinking Facebook and Twitter for brands

January 9, 2015
The numbers are more depressing than Congressional approval ratings. Read More

Gaming firm partners with college

January 8, 2015
A digital game developer has partnered with a college to give students hands-on experience designing concept art for a mobile game. Read More

B2B marketing firm expects double-digit growth, thanks to digital

Blending of s2 Financial Marketing and Alexander Marketing is paying dividends.

January 2, 2015
Making the digital shift has taken more than two and a half years, but Blue Flame Thinking is now on track to grow by 11 percent to 18 percent, thanks to the investment. Read More

Steps to disconnect from technology

December 31, 2014
As a partner at an IT firm, it will come as no surprise that I’ve reached a point of “hyper-connectivity” in my life. Read More