Technology Archive

Baptist Health, Stage I Diagnostics Partner to Offer New Cancer Tests

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/11/2017 04:47 pm

Baptist Health of Little Rock has officially entered into an agreement with Stage I Diagnostics Inc. of Little Rock to offer Arkansans a test with prognostic and diagnostic value in the earliest stages of cancer.

CALS to Revamp Its Website

by Kyle Massey 10/11/2017 04:03 pm

The library isn't shushing folks about its plan to redesign its website. In fact, the Central Arkansas Library System is shouting it from the rooftops.

Little Rock Tech Park to Celebrate Tenants

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/11/2017 11:12 am

The Little Rock Technology Park and the Little Rock Regional Chamber will host an event at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday on the sixth floor of the park to celebrate its tenants.

Comcast To Launch 1-Gigabit Service in Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Editors 10/10/2017 10:01 am

Comcast announced Tuesday its plan to bring 1-gigabit-per-second internet service to residential and business customers in Little Rock by the end of this month.

Updated LittleRock.com Fully Responsive, Open for Visitors

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

After predicting a June completion date and then pushing it back through August, LRCVB President and CEO Gretchen Hall was happy to report last month that the new LittleRock.com is up, and had been for a while.

Fighting Cybercrime (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas' effort to develop cybercrime fighters is good not just for the students who will benefit from jobs in the field, but for everyone.

Arkansas Banks Sub ITMs for Tellers to Gain Competitive Edge

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Several Arkansas banks are using interactive teller machines to offer extended hours and better service to their customers, grow their deposits and gain a competitive edge, especially in new markets.

Median Household Income Rises 5.6 Percent in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and West Virginia had the lowest median household incomes for 2016.

Current Trends Won't Continue (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 10/9/2017 12:00 am

It is important to identify the larger external trends that will most affect your organization in the coming years. But trees still don't grow to the sky, and executives can find themselves off track without an understanding of whether trends will stall or even reverse.

Jason Huselton Joins UCA's Makerspace (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Jason Huselton has joined Makerspace, powered by the Conductor at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway in the role of master maker.

Hutchinson Announces $500K Grant for Cyber Range At UCA

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/4/2017 03:09 pm

University of Central Arkansas will receive a $500,000 grant to develop a cyber range to train college and K-12 students.

New Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine a High-Tech Wonder

by Marty Cook 10/2/2017 12:00 am

Kyle Parker has brought his faith in the benefits of technology to his latest project: the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, the medical school that opened in August in Fort Smith.

Delta Plastics Steps Up (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 10/2/2017 12:00 am

We were pleased last week to learn that Delta Plastics of Little Rock will be the new sponsor of the Arkansas Governor's Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition.

Trisha Montague: New Hospital, ER All Part of Children's Northwest Package

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/2/2017 12:00 am

As chief administrator of Arkansas Children's Northwest hospital in Springdale, Trisha Montague is responsible for overseeing the hospital's leadership and its strategic plan for pediatric health care.

David Sanders Named Director of Innovate Arkansas

by Lance Turner 9/28/2017 10:16 am

Winrock International names David Sanders director of Innovate Arkansas, the statewide initiative that helps scale Arkansas technology ventures.

SpotRight Raises $6.75M in Recent Funding Round

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/27/2017 11:01 am

SpotRight Inc. of Little Rock, an audience insights and targeting platform for brands and agencies, raises $6.75 million in a combination equity and debt funding round.

Delta Plastics Takes Over As Title Sponsor Of Governor's Cup

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/26/2017 01:58 pm

Delta Plastics of Little Rock succeeds the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation as the title sponsor of the Arkansas Governor's Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition.

Winrock International Awarded $279K Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/26/2017 01:33 pm

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced Tuesday that Winrock International has been awarded a $279,202 grant for the Delta Innovation Fund.

UA To Hold Blockchain Hackathon Oct. 27-28

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/25/2017 04:27 pm

The University of Arkansas' Sam M. Walton College of Business will host its first blockchain hackathon from Oct. 27-28 at the new Brewer Family Entrepreneurship Hub off the Fayetteville square.

20 in Their 20s: New Influentials of 2017 Take Courage, Drive and Heart to Every Corner of Arkansas

by Gwen Moritz 9/25/2017 12:00 am

This is the ninth year that Arkansas Business has sought out talented young leaders in our business and nonprofit community to introduce to readers in a feature called the New Influentials: 20 in Their 20s.