"Smart" clothing and flexible electronics? New research center comes to UMass Lowell

Gov. Charlie Baker and UMass officials on Thursday are set to unveil a new facility at UMass Lowell focused on advanced textile manufacturing. Construction of the 28,000-square-foot Fabric Discovery Center was funded by $11.3 million in state grants t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Demand for flexible OLED panels to pick up in 2019, says Digitimes Research

Handset vendors, led by Samsung Electronics, are expected to begin to release the first wave of foldable smartphones at the end of 2018 or in early 2019, driving up demand for flexible OLED panels, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 3rd, 2018

Clothing retailer withdraws Roseville Galleria plan

It's not clear what this means for the fashion retailer's future in the shopping center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 39 min. ago

Taconic, SIlverstein welcome biotech firm to their Hudson Research Center

Taconic Inves.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyFeb 14th, 2019

Mobile phone use lags among women worldwide

The gap may be small in most countries, but men are more likely than women to use smartphones. In a report on smartphone ownership around the world, the Pew Research Center has found more than 2.5 billion people have smartphones, but ownership, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

With UMass set to name Bayside developer, professors plan protest

The University of Massachusetts board of trustees and members overseeing the system's building authority are scheduled to vote Thursday morning on a winning bid to develop the 20-acre Bayside Expo Center site. By some estimates, that land could host u.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Google admits Android Things are only smart speakers & displays

When we first heard about Google's Android Things platform in 2016 (and even earlier when it was Project Brillo) the idea was that it could bring additional intelligent capabilities to all kinds of electronics. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2019

Viewpoint: Center for Advanced Pediatrics first of CHOA"s new campus to open

The Center for Advanced Pediatrics provides care across more than 20 pediatric specialties, with more than 250 rooms for patient care, basic imaging and lab services, and a research center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Amazon Adds eero to Its Growing Portfolio of Home Electronics

Adding a mesh Wi-Fi router to the smart home family of products like Alexa and Ring signals where Amazon is heading......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2019

ASU to break ground on $77M research center in downtown Phoenix

The university will anchor a new building to be constructed by a Baltimore-based developer within the 30-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus on land previously eyed by billionaire doctor Patrick Soon-Shiong......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

The Zombification Of America Accelerates - 45% Of Teens Are Online "Almost Constantly"

Fully 95% of teens have access to a smartphone, and 45% say they are online 'almost constantly', according to the latest Pew Research Center poll, increasing concerns, about what The Atlantic's Jean Twenge calls the most .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 8th, 2019

Can Teenagers Start Investing Now?

Most Americans are notoriously bad with money. And even those who are smart with their finances tend to wait until their 30s or 40s to get serious about investing. But research shows that people who start in .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 6th, 2019

High-end New York clothing brand gets new D.C.-area location

Lafayette 148 New York has ventured into the nation's capital, opening its first Greater Washington location this week in the Tysons Galleria shopping center. Its first freestanding boutique in the Mid-Atlantic region, the new Lafayette 148 shop mea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2019

Facebook Enters Blockchain Space With Chainspace Acquisition

It was recently reported that Facebook has acquired Chainspace, its first company in the blockchain space. Chainspace is a smart contract protocol development and research firm. This acquisition comes as no surprise as wi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 5th, 2019

Taiwan Flexible Electronics Committee under SEMI-FlexTech inaugurated

The Taiwan Flexible Electronics Committee under the SEMI-FlexTech has been set up recently, with ASE Technology vice president YY Yeh elected as its chairman......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 31st, 2019

The Colorado School of Mines CoorsTek Center opens

The CoorsTek Center, a four-story education and research facility on the Colorado School of Mines campus, has officially been completed......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 29th, 2019

Luokung Technology partners with National Engineering Research Center

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 24th, 2019

BCRFA gives $1 million to O"Neal Cancer Center

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama (BCRFA) has presented a $1 million donation to the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB.  According to the BCRFA, this is the largest donation ever.  “The Breast Cancer Research Foundation .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2019

Here"s why the stakes are higher for women when claiming Social Security

Existing Social Security benefits are outdated, which puts women at a disadvantage, according to the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 21st, 2019

University of Miami is on the cutting edge of cancer research

With over 300 researchers, UM Health System’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center remains the top cancer center in South Florida......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Hawaii especially vulnerable to cybercrime

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's 2017 Internet Crime Report, Hawaii had 1,923 victims of cybercrime. An analysis of data from the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center by tech research firm Comparitech finds that Hawaii had the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019