NJBIZ - Technology http://www.njbiz.com/section/technology Technology Technology en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Mon, 19 Nov 2018 05:21:13 EST Mon, 19 Nov 2018 05:21:13 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181114/NJBIZ01/181119949&source=RSS NJII taps Leibowitz to lead economic development efforts in South Jersey The New Jersey Innovation Institute, an NJIT corporation that uses research to help businesses, has appointed Frank Leibowitz as director, regional operations and partnerships. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181114/NJBIZ01/181119949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119954&source=RSS St. Luke's patient health records available via iPhone St. Luke&#8217s University Health Network, which serves patients in Warren and Hunterdon counties, announced that it will support health records on iPhone, a move designed to bring together hospitals, clinics and the existing Apple Health app to make it easy for patients to see their medical data from multiple providers. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 14:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119954&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119962&source=RSS It's official Amazon's HQ2 headed to New York, Virginia Amazon made official Tuesday its selection of New York City and Arlington, Va. , as the locations for its new North American headquarters. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119964&source=RSS Amazon chooses Virginia, NY for HQ2, reports say Amazon has chosen locations in Northern Virginia&#8217s Crystal City and New York City for its much-ballyhooed second North American headquarters, splitting up to 50,000 jobs between the two sites, according to various published reports including one from the Washington Post, which is owned by Amazon Founder and Chairman Jeff Bezos. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181113/NJBIZ01/181119964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181112/NJBIZ01/181119991&source=RSS 'It's only a matter of time' New incubator, innovation campus have Trenton poised to become tech hub &#8220The Corner Historic,&#8221 where East State and West State streets in downtown Trenton meet, has been the intersection at which many notable events in New Jersey&#8217s history have taken place. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181112/NJBIZ01/181119991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181109/NJBIZ01/181109860&source=RSS EDA approves 39M tax credit to software company GoBrands The New Jersey Economic Development Authority approved a tax credit award of 39. 1 million to delivery software company GoBrands Inc. to construct new facilities in Gloucester County. Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181109/NJBIZ01/181109860&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181109/NJBIZ01/181109867&source=RSS Design 'smart cities' around people, Tech Day panelists suggest In New Jersey's cities of tomorrow, kitchen appliances could alert homeowners they need to be replaced. Smart meters could tell them how to lower their electric bill. Commuters would be able to use ride-sharing apps to connect them from home or work to the nearest train station &#8212 via bicycles or electric scooters rather than cars. Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181109/NJBIZ01/181109867&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181107/NJBIZ01/181109894&source=RSS Murphy, Baraka decry Amazon reports as 'speculation' Gov. Phil Murphy and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka cast as &#8220speculation&#8221 published reports that Amazon has chosen sites in New York and Virginia for its second North American headquarters, bypassing New Jersey&#8217s largest city. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181107/NJBIZ01/181109894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181106/NJBIZ01/181109905&source=RSS NJIT creates School of Applied Engineering and Technology The New Jersey Institute of Technology is creating the School of Applied Engineering and Technology within the university&#8217s Newark College of Engineering, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 06 Nov 2018 14:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181106/NJBIZ01/181109905&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109925&source=RSS Rutgers researchers discover technique to improve balance in Gulf War vets Gulf War veterans with unexplained illnesses that cause fatigue, headaches, respiratory disorders and memory problems can improve their balance with a device developed by Rutgers University researchers, the university announced Monday. Mon, 05 Nov 2018 15:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109925&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109928&source=RSS Newark 'moving forward' despite reports Amazon eyeing HQ2 in Virginia Despite indications Amazon plans to open its second North America headquarters in northern Virginia instead of Newark, the city&#8217s mayor said it is &#8220moving forward. &#8221 Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109929&source=RSS 'Unique moment in time' Carpenters co-op goes digital to hammer home message to millennials Late last month, the Carpenter Contract Trust &#8212 a multistate labor-management cooperative &#8212 posted the first in a series of online videos called &#8220Mastering the Craft. &#8221 It focused on pile drivers, a specialty trade that sinks piles &#8212 typically made of timber, steel, or concrete &#8212 deep into the ground to support. . . Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109932&source=RSS Preparing for change Unions forced to adapt as artificial intelligence, robotics become mainstream A company in upstate New York sells an iPad-controlled bricklaying robot &#8212 which the firm says can speed up bricklaying by a factor of five, and has already been used to build apartments in Chicago and a university building in Alabama &#8212 but a New Jersey bricklayer union official said he&#8217s not worried about the high-tech device. Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109932&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109933&source=RSS Observation app aims to reduce intervention times With patient-observation applications having become a vital component of telemedicine, Eatontown-based Yorktel &#8212 a provider of cloud and managed services for health care &#8212 recently launched a product that allows remote technicians to monitor up to a dozen patients at the same time on a single screen. Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181105/NJBIZ01/181109933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181102/NJBIZ01/181109963&source=RSS Wiley completes 200M Learning House acquisition Global publishing company John Wiley Sons Inc. announced Friday the completion of its 200 million cash acquisition of Learning House from Weld North Holdings. Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181102/NJBIZ01/181109963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039957&source=RSS Morristown Medical first US hospital to use new laser system Morristown Medical Center said it is the first hospital in the U. S. to implement the Beacon Advanced Energy Laser System from OmniGuide Surgical. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181031/NJBIZ01/181039957&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181029/NJBIZ01/181039973&source=RSS 300M Merck facility driven by industry evolution Driven in part by a diversity of products in its pipeline, capability needs and other evolving requirements, Merck Co. is investing 300 million in a state-of-the art formulation lab and experimentation center at its Rahway research site. Wed, 31 Oct 2018 11:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181029/NJBIZ01/181039973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181026/NJBIZ01/181029912&source=RSS Experts debate pros and cons of doing business in NJ at EisnerAmper summit Putting a new twist on the 1980s tourism campaign, a panel of experts from the public and private sectors offered insights into the opportunities and challenges New Jersey offers for businesses at the eighth annual EisnerAmper New Jersey Business Summit on Thursday night in Iselin. Fri, 26 Oct 2018 08:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181026/NJBIZ01/181029912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181023/NJBIZ01/181029964&source=RSS Trenton ranked No. 18 IT town in nation Trenton is ranked the No. 18 Tech Town in the country according to a study released Tuesday by information technology association CompTIA. Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181023/NJBIZ01/181029964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029976&source=RSS When it comes to gender, tech has plenty of work to do My 10-year-old daughter recently approached me on the playground, pointed to a younger boy and said, &#8220He's talking about 'dumb girls. '&#8221 Like most parents do nowadays, I deliberated. Should I say something? I chose not to speak to him &#8212 or to his absent parents when they returned. I'd already warned him and his friends several. . . Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20181022/NJBIZ01/181029976&source=RSS