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GE Healthcare is providing digital medical record technology for the Jane Pauley Community Health Center (Indianapolis). The center, which opened yesterday, is a collaboration between Community Health Network and the Metropolitan School District of Warren Township. Housed inside a school, the facility advances the...

At Demo Fall 09 in San Diego, more than 60 startups and a few veteran outfits strutted their stuff before a skeptical audience of venture capitalists, tech aficionados, and journalists. A lot of sexy and innovative technology was on display this week, most of it...

John Culberson, a Texas Republican Congressman, says if people actually knew what was in the healthcare bill, they'd oppose it. So he posted the entire text of the bill to the Internet, using a Web 2.0 tool that allows people to annotate the document and...

Adobe's Flash technology has long played a major role in delivering compelling graphics online, but a shadow hangs over its future. Three powerful technology companies -- Apple, Google, and Microsoft -- and open-source companies like Mozilla are working to make Flash unnecessary. At least that's the...

Oracle and SAP have not been shy about making strategic and expensive acquisitions during the past several years. The numerous deals have been both big and small—some costing billions, others millions—and have filled out specific vertical-industry product offerings that allowed the enterprise software vendors to...

CUNA Mutual Group has again been named to the CIO 100 and InformationWeek 500, two prestigious technology award rankings that recognize companies for their information technology prowess. The 22nd annual CIO 100 award program, sponsored by IDG’s CIO Magazine, recognizes organizations around the world that...

An investor group said Wednesday it has acquired PKWare Inc., a Milwaukee software company that popularized a data compression system commonly referred to as "zipping." Novacap Technologies of Montreal was the lead investor and acquired the majority of PKWare's stock. Also participating were Maranon Capital...

Milwaukee — After the Electronic Products Recycling Bill (SB 107) passed through the Wisconsin State Legislature yesterday, Wired Wisconsin, a nonprofit technology issue advocacy coalition, strongly encouraged Governor Doyle to sign the bill into law so consumers have safer options when getting rid of old...

In honor of today being National Stem Cell Awareness Day, Gov. Jim Doyle reaffirmed Wisconsin’s role as a major force in stem cell research. Doyle spokesperson Lee Sensenbrenner said Doyle has always been an advocate of stem cell research. “Starting with his first campaign, the governor all...