Tagged: Technology

Labscoop of Little Rock Sells COVID-19 Supplies

Labscoop of Little Rock Sells COVID-19 Supplies

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

Labscoop — an online marketplace like Amazon, but for research, clinical and industrial labs in many industries — has been “hyper-focused” on helping hospitals and other organizations procure laboratory supplies they need to fight the spread of COVID-19. read more >

Virtual 'Bombing' in Zoom Meetings Preventable

Virtual 'Bombing' in Zoom Meetings Preventable

LegalTechnology & Telecom

For casual users, bombers are an inconvenience. For businesses holding more virtual meetings amid the pandemic, they could be alarming if company teams share confidential or proprietary information in meetings. read more >

Arkansas Ranks 48th in Working From Home

Arkansas Ranks 48th in Working From Home

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalTechnology & Telecom

Arkansas ranks 48th among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in terms of how easy it is to work from home, now that the coronavirus pandemic has forced many workers into that arrangement. read more >

Fuel Accelerator Aims to Launch Pilot Projects

Fuel Accelerator Aims to Launch Pilot Projects

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What sets this year’s Fuel Accelerator apart from accelerator programs across the state is that it focuses on sales instead of product development, with a top goal being the establishment of pilot projects that the accelerator companies and Arkansas companies can launch together. read more >

HealthTech Arkansas Partnering With PwC

HealthTech Arkansas Partnering With PwC

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

The Singapore office of PwC, aka PricewaterhouseCoopers, and HealthTech Arkansas are working together to bring startups from Singapore to Arkansas for clinical trials and pilot projects with 11 health care providers. read more >

Field Agent Named Endeavor Entrepreneur

Field Agent Named Endeavor Entrepreneur

Restaurants & FoodTechnology & Telecom

Field Agent is the first company in Arkansas to be named an Endeavor Entrepreneur, a designation that gives it access to global mentorship, programming and investment. read more >

NOWDiagnostics Makes Innovative Medical Tests

NOWDiagnostics Makes Innovative Medical Tests

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

NOWDiagnostics of Springdale has taken seven of its products to the European market and attracted $64 million in investment since it was founded in 2014 by Chairman Jeremy Wilson. read more >

Inuvo Touts New Product

Inuvo Touts New Product

Technology & Telecom

Inuvo Inc. expects to report on Feb. 13 that its new product, IntentKey, generated $8.5 million in revenue in its first fiscal year, which ended Dec. 31. read more >

LawnStarter Plans to Expand in Little Rock

LawnStarter Plans to Expand in Little Rock

Technology & Telecom

LawnStarter of Austin, Texas, which markets itself as “Uber for lawn care,” has received a $10.5 million investment from Edison Partners of Princeton, New Jersey, and will use the infusion to offer additional services in about 20 handpicked markets, including Little Rock. read more >

Facebook Dominates With 2.45 Billion Users

Facebook Dominates With 2.45 Billion Users

Technology & Telecom

As of third-quarter 2019, Facebook, the biggest social network worldwide, had 2.45 billion monthly active users. Active users are those who have logged in to Facebook during the last 30 days. read more >

Conference to Focus on AI in Arkansas

Conference to Focus on AI in Arkansas

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

The sixth annual Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium conference is set for Feb. 10-11 at the Wyndham Riverfront in North Little Rock. Its theme is “Artificial Intelligence in Arkansas.” read more >

InVeritas Debuts New Product

InVeritas Debuts New Product

LegalTechnology & Telecom

Public affairs firm InVeritas of Little Rock recently launched a new product called Global i for companies and individuals in need of comprehensive, fact-based intelligence. read more >

Innovation Hub Growing in Pine Bluff

Innovation Hub Growing in Pine Bluff

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Go Forward Pine Bluff’s innovation hub, The Generator, is in for a busy September. Mildred Franco, executive director of The Generator, hopes renovations will begin then on its physical location: the three-story building formerly known as the Merrill Civic Center. read more >

Washington Tech Firm Opens Two NWA Offices

Washington Tech Firm Opens Two NWA Offices

Technology & Telecom

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 >