Sinclair Broadcasting will need at least three years to move its Little Rock ABC affiliate, KATV Channel 7, from its building at Main and Fourth, Little Rock Technology Park Director Brent Birch told board members Wednesday.
The Little Rock Technology Park Authority Board has selected Wittenberg Delony & Davidson as the architect for the first phase of the tech park, planned for the Main Street corridor in downtown Little Rock.
Humans are digitizing every aspect of life, translating every thought, every endeavor into something that can be read on a computer screen. This act of translation is creating infinite bits of new information — big data, to use the phrase popular in the world of technology.
The project is intended to provide a space for researchers from local universities to turn their research into business. For the past two years, the authority’s board of directors has been fighting an increasingly bumpy battle over the location of the park.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Monday announced plans to establish the UALR George W. Donaghey Emerging Analytics Center. The center features data visualization systems that the university said "are among the first of their kind in the world."
The 12th annual Kaleidoscope Kids Auction to benefit Kaleidoscope Grief Center, a program of Methodist Family Health, was held at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. Sponsors included Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Arvest Bank, Dr. Mary Good, Mark Holder and Kathleen Kennally, Methodist Family Health, Riggin and Associates, Lisenne Rockefeller and Weaver-Bailey Contractors, Inc.
The 10th anniversary Gala of the UALR Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology honored Dr. Mary Good, the college’s founding dean. The event was held at UALR’s Jack Stephens Center, and Good’s friend, President Bill Clinton, was the keynote speaker.