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Imagis Technologies is a great lesson in how to make a viable company from the pieces you have. Founded in the pre-9/11 world, Imagis created software for police booking systems, and it did remarkably well selling the software to a long list of police departments...

The two-day event showcased 130 technology companies to an audience of several hundred venture capital, strategic and angel investors. This forum should be of particular interest to Midwest technology entrepreneurs as there were several surprises. Most of them were pleasant, too....

The global pharmaceutical market failed to reach double-digit growth in 2004 for the first time in about nine years. Key reasons for this focused on concerns over drug safety, pricing and competition from generic drugs as major products had their patents expire....

Macromedia seems to be finally acknowledging what a lot of Web developers realized some time ago: Flash is a robust development platform for Web-based applications and should be supported as one....