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VRARA Detroit: VR & AR In AEC WSG Gharfari

SOUTHFIELD - The VRARA Detroit has partnered with AIA Detroit Technology in Architectural Practice and the Detroit Area BIM User Group on Nov. 27 for an evening of AR, VR, MR Future in AEC WSG Ghafari. Join the group in the LTU University Technology and Learning Center Gallery for an evening of exploration and demos with architects,

By |2018-11-15T15:09:00-04:00November 15th, 2018|Featured, IoT, New Products / Contracts|

Google Officially Opens District Detroit Office – Awards $1 Million In Grants

DETROIT — Google this week officially opened its new office alongside Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit and marked the occasion by awarding a $750,000 grant to SMASH Detroit and another $250,000 To the Michigan Engineering Zone at the University of Michigan’s Detroit Center. SMASH Detroit (an initiative of the Kapor Center) which works

By |2018-11-09T11:32:50-04:00November 9th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

ProQuest Launches Online Idea Exchange For Librarians

ANN ARBOR – ProQuest has launched Idea Exchange aimed at librarians who use ProQuest’s OASISand  LibCentral products. Current OASIS and LibCentral customers are invited to propose ideas or vote or comment on their favorite ideas, allowing groups of colleagues to shape suggestions together. ProQuest will read, monitor and respond to customer submissions, and those with the most votes will move

By |2018-11-08T18:09:34-04:00November 8th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

BullsEye To Provide VoIP Contact Centers For Non-Profit Radiothon Fundraisers

SOUTHFIELD - BullsEye Telecom will be supporting radiothons for two Metro Detroit nonprofits organizations providing temporary cloud-based, VoIP contact centers to help with the fundraising effort - part of the BullsEye Cares program. Teams of BullsEye engineers and experts will be deployed to each of the locations one day prior to the events to install

By |2018-11-06T17:54:42-04:00November 6th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

New Organization Formed To Spur Growth In Southeastern Michigan

DETROIT - A new organization dedicated to spurring job growth in Southeastern Michigan has been launched and has hired its first CEO. Barry Matherly will join the group, transitioning from his role as president and CEO of a similar initiative in Virginia, and will lead the effort to ensure that Southeast Michigan's 11 counties are served

By |2018-11-05T11:14:53-04:00November 5th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Winning Futures Offers Alumni Scholarships To Further Education, Career Goals

WARREN - Student Mentoring and Leadership skills development nonprofit, Winning Futures, is now accepting applications for its 2019 Scholarships granted to alumni that demonstrate an exceptional commitment to their education and career goals. Applicants must be graduates from the Winning Futures mentoring program or Keys to College program and currently enrolled in a continuing education

By |2018-10-25T17:25:41-04:00October 25th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Strategic Partnership Helps First Responders Get Emergency Communications Tech

LANSING – A strategic partnership to help Michigan’s first responders with additional technology choices for emergency communications technology has been announced by the Office of Michigan’s Public Safety Communications Systems and Harris Corporation This effort will continue to focus on a reliable, secure and interoperable communications for the first responders across Michigan. “No single emergency

By |2018-10-25T17:00:39-04:00October 25th, 2018|New Products / Contracts, Politics|

New DNA Tool Predicts Height, Shows Promise for Serious Illness Assessment

EAST LANSING - A new DNA tool created by Michigan State University can accurately predict people’s height, and more importantly, could potentially assess their risk for serious illnesses, such as heart disease and cancer. Stephen Hsu, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies. For the first time, the tool, or algorithm, builds predictors for human

By |2018-10-21T18:00:52-04:00October 21st, 2018|Life Sciences, New Products / Contracts|

Michigan Energy Providers Push Professional Opportunities In Industry

DETROIT - Career in Energy Week, Oct. 15-19, hopes to show Michigan students and adults learn more about professional opportunities in the energy industry statewide. More than 108,000 Michigan residents hold energy-related jobs today, and the Michigan Workforce Development Agency estimates energy jobs will grow by 6 percent through 2026. The campaign is backed by

By |2018-10-18T20:53:04-04:00October 18th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

The NEXT Education Seeks To Upskill, Reskill Workers For Tomorrow

ROYAL OAK - Elaina Farnsworth, CEO of The NEXT Education, explains her company’s certification and training programs to upskill and reskill the workers of tomorrow. Elaina Farnsworth In this segment of M2 Techcast, Elaina explains: What is The NEXT Education? What’s going on in the transportation industry? What is the growing skills gap. What are some

By |2018-10-16T16:24:42-04:00October 16th, 2018|M2 TechCast, New Products / Contracts, Podcasts|