Author: WTN News

Wisconsin businesses and individuals are invited to enter the 35th annual Governor's New Products Awards Competition, which recognizes benefits coming from research and engineering of new products and emerging technologies....

Matt Miszewski, Wisconsin's CIO, admits that the State of Wisconsin's web site has some distance to cover before it compares with the user-friendly offerings of other states. Miszewski says the portal needs to be replaced. ...

Peter Drucker died on November 11 at the age of 95. With his passing the world has lost one of our greatest thinkers. Drucker was a rare breed – a researcher and management advisor who believed in the human and societal responsibilities of business yet...

InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum has issued an open call for companies interested in presenting their business plans before venture capitalists, corporate and private investors, and investment bankers, at their upcoming gathering April 5-6 in St. Louis....

Cedara Software, a Merge Healthcare developer of medical software technologies, announced a strategic partnership with Ft. Lauderdale-based dental imaging company, i-Dent Imaging Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Cedara will be an exclusive global channel for i-Dent's dental implant technology....

Researchers from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, using Comparative Genome Sequencing (CGS) from NimbleGen Systems, have identified evolutionary changes in the human pathogen Helicobacter pylori—a bacterium that infects the lining of the stomach. The technology can be used to track the movement of...

The City of Madison has been awarded the top ranking for a mid-size city in the Center for Digital Government's 2005 Digital Cities Survey, an annual review of how city governments are utilizing information technology. The annual survey is conducted by the Center for Digital...

The case for biofuels, or renewable energy, is compelling given the recent ramp-up of the cost of gasoline in the U.S. Because Illinois is one of the top states in the U.S. for corn production, and the Midwest has the highest concentration of both corn...