Home Technology and Innovation

Technology and Innovation

Three Birmingham startups receive $100,000 from Google

Three Birmingham startups are among 50 black-owned business receiving $100,000 grants from the Google for Startups program.

Podcast: Nichole Thompson on the new Lab on Dexter

Dr. Nichole Thompson, the executive director of the Lab on Dexter, joins the podcast to talk about the new innovation lab in Montgomery.

Leidos donates $1M to Huntsville cyber school

Science and technology firm Leidos Corp., the parent of Huntsville-based Dynetics, has donated $1 million toward construction of the new Alabama School of Cyber...

Huntsville’s Adtran and Munich’s Adva announce merger in $931M deal

Huntsville’s Adtran and Munich-based Adva will merge, with the new company retaining Adtran’s name and headquarters in Alabama and Germany.

ProU Sports and The Wealth Edit win Alabama Launchpad’s Cycle 2 Finale

Two startup companies won a combined $75,000 in Alabama Launchpad’s Cycle 2 virtual finale.A program of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama, Alabama Launchpad...

C Spire launches 243-mile fiber optic cable route

Telecommunications firm C Spire has begun work on a 243-mile fiber optic cable route stretching from Meridian, Mississippi, to Homewood, Alabama.The project — placing...

Cintel Inc. awarded two Navy contracts

Cintel Inc. recently has been awarded two military contracts. The Huntsville-based company received a Mobility Platform Prototyping contract in support of the Naval Surface...

UAH opens Cybersecurity Lab

The University of Alabama in Huntsville opened its Cybersecurity Lab last Friday, just in time for the start of the Fall 2021 semester.“The Cybersecurity...

The Lab on Dexter to open August 30

The Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce is opening The Lab on Dexter on Aug. 30. The Lab will be comprised of small business suites...
Money representing investment

Birmingham-based startup gets $10 million in investment

Joonko, a human resources tech startup with headquarters in Birmingham, has closed a $10 million funding round.The funding was led by Vertex Ventures Israel,...

Get the latest

Alabama business

news delivered to

your inbox

What's New


Get the latest Alabama business news

delivered right to your inbox.