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The next time you visit one of your favorite websites, you could be sending a signal to marketers about your consumer preferences, notes legal columnist Deb Wilcox. In this edition of IP Online, she examines the privacy concerns over behavioral advertising technology, and notes that...

Improving business performance in the short term is not going to be easy, but Gartner analysts have identified the nine most contentious issues that information technology will face in a worsening economic climate. The issues, outlined during the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2008, create opportunities for IT...

Washington, D.C. - CTIA - The Wireless Association, is commemorating a major industry and technology milestone this month - the 25th anniversary of the first commercial cellular call in the United States. Today, there are now more than 262 million wireless subscribers in the United States...

Early-stage investor Judy Owen will discuss plans for her Calumet Venture Fund 1 during an Oct. 16 meeting of the Wisconsin Innovation Network's Northeast Chapter. Calumet Venture Fund 1 plans to invest in Midwestern electronic product companies, including software, health and medical products, and green...

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has completed work on its new Institute for Influenza Viral Research. The facility, located in University Research Park, will support the work of Dr. Yoshihiro Kawaoka, a researcher at the UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine. Kawaoka has developed a technique to...

Appleton, Wis. - The Crucible is a "venture luncheon" held every two months where an early-stage, high-impact entrepreneurial team is invited to pitch their business plan to a select panel of high-impact business (HIB) investors and a "studio audience" of HIB community members. The next luncheon...

In an initiative designed to align the intellectual capital of Wisconsin's leading medical research institutions, Gov. Jim Doyle has announced the Wisconsin Genomics Initiative to drive advances in personalized medicine. Doyle said the initative would require the Marshfield Clinic, the Medical College of Wisconsin, the...