Author: WTN News

Stamford, Conn. - Gartner, Inc. has identified eight mobile technologies that will evolve significantly through 2010, impacting short-term mobile strategies and policies. “All mobile strategies embed assumptions about technology evolution so it's important to identify the technologies that will evolve quickly in the life span of...

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee officials are lobbying for federal economic stimulus funding for two major campus construction projects: a $44 million update to the Great Lakes water research facility and a $50 million integrated science research building. UWM and Wisconsin's other universities, public and private, are among...

The Board of Directors of MyWeather, a Madison-based provider of digital weather and traffic content, has appointed Madison native Christopher Kelly as its new company president. Kelly, a graduate of both Washington University and The Wharton School, will lead the company's new direct-to-consumer initiatives. ...

American businesses lose an estimated $150 billion annually in trade secret theft, and most of the losses occur among small and mid-sized businesses that are unaware of steps that can be taken to protect trade secrets, according to Madison attorney Sharon Mollman Elliott. In this...

After eight years at the helm, Jim Leonhart has resigned as executive director of the Wisconsin Biotechnology and Medical Device Association. In announcing the resignation, the association said Leonhart would pursue opportunities that blend his interest in biotechnology and education. Meanwhile, the WBMDA's board of...

Is the economic recession actually a better time to conduct business for organizations that are lucky enough to survive it? That might seem like a stretch, but the talk at a recent Accelerate Madison technology program did highlight some of the few upsides of operating...