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ATU Touts New Cybersecurity Lab

ATU Touts New Cybersecurity Lab
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Arkansas Tech University has a new cybersecurity lab on the first floor of Corley Hall on its campus in Russellville.


UAMS Researcher Gets $1.2M Grant For DNA Research

UAMS Researcher Gets $1.2M Grant For DNA Research

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Robert Eoff, Ph.D., has received a $1.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to continue his work at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences on DNA damage, cell replication and its implications for diseases like dementia, ALS and cancer. read more >

UAMS Awarded $763K for Mass Spectrometer

UAMS Awarded $763K for Mass Spectrometer

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The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has been awarded a $763,971 National Institutes of Health grant that will fund the purchase of biomedical research equipment with new capabilities unavailable elsewhere in the state. read more >

UAMS Cancer Researcher Awarded $542K Grant

UAMS Cancer Researcher Awarded $542K Grant

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Brian Walker, Ph.D., with the Myeloma Center at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has received a $542,486, three-year grant from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to look at changes in the DNA sequence that affects the development and advancement of multiple myeloma. read more >

Pair of WLR Apartments Sold for Combined $56.5M

Pair of WLR Apartments Sold for Combined $56.5M This article is available only in print.

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The sale of west Little Rock apartment developments starts this week's procession of million-dollar real estate transactions, followed by a Searcy hotel and three Sherwood properties. read more >

Connection Equals Power (Editorial)

Connection Equals Power (Editorial)

Technology & TelecomOpinion

High-speed broadband has become almost as essential to civilized living as electricity or safe drinking water, products provided for the most part by public utilities, products that, with occasional exceptions, are provided relatively cheaply and reliably. read more >

Top Stockholders in Arkansas Buoyed by Runup in Markets

Top Stockholders in Arkansas Buoyed by Runup in Markets

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It's been almost two years since Arkansas Business listed the state's top stockholders based on the value of publicly disclosed stock. Since then, the Walton family's fortune — the part disclosed publicly — has increased by more than $20 billion. read more >

Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

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The unemployment rates in most of Arkansas' metro areas continued to move downward or stay stable in June, with Fayetteville, Jonesboro, Little Rock and Texarkana seeing declines. read more >

Will Fortune Favor the Future of News?

Will Fortune Favor the Future of News?

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Democrat-Gazette Publisher Walter Hussman has staked his paper's future on readers taking the iPad path to daily news. That change in our reading habits have coincided with another sign of the apocalypse for daily papers, the $1.4 billion merger of America's two largest newspaper chains, Gannett and GateHouse. read more >

Windstream Cites Consumer Broadband Growth in 2Q

Windstream Cites Consumer Broadband Growth in 2Q

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Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock reported second-quarter results, boasting growth in consumer broadband subscribers but declining to release net income and revenue figures under generally accepted accounting principles. read more >

Washington Tech Firm Opens Two NWA Offices

Washington Tech Firm Opens Two NWA Offices

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Affirma Consulting of Bellevue, Washington, has opened two offices in northwest Arkansas this year, its National Engineering Center of Excellence in downtown Fayetteville and a NetSuite operation in Bentonville read more >

Apollo Anniversary Brings Lunar Reflections

Apollo Anniversary Brings Lunar Reflections

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The 50th anniversary of landing a man on the moon turned our thoughts back to the 1960s. It was a simpler time when mutually assured destruction provided comfort during the Cold War. read more >