Technology and Innovation

Work Commencing on Motus Plant in Gadsden

Employers that pay an average wage of more than $20 an hour are always welcome in Alabama’s mid-sized cities, so local officials in Gadsden...

Laney Leaves Innovation Depot; Search on for New Leader

After 14 years at the helm of Birmingham’s Innovation Depot, Devon Laney is leaving the organization for a new role in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Auburn, Tuskegee at the Forefront of Supply Chain Management

In today’s technological world, moving raw materials or goods between locations has become easier with radio frequency identification (RFID). A partnership between Tuskegee University’s...

Little Telecom Targets the Digital Divide

North Alabama-based Otelco is one of the 25 largest of the 800 local exchange carriers in the U.S. It’s positioned to profit on the closing of the digital divide in rural America.

How Advertising Works Now: Insights from Big’s New President

What companies should be shopping for in the current digital marketplace

HudsonAlpha, Mars Lead Chocolate Advance

Cacao, the plant source of chocolate, could be bred to be more plentiful — more resistant to drought and disease — thanks to research funded by Mars Wrigley, and performed by genetic scientists at Huntsville's HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.

Inside the Life of a Private Detective in the Digital Age

Alabama’s modern, cyber-armed private detectives can write your history in 15 minutes with more than 50 pages of single-space detail.

DC BLOX to Open Flagship Data Center in Birmingham

DC BLOX opens the first unit of its flagship technology and innovation campus in Birmingham, bringing new life to a 27-acre parcel of the former Trinity Steel plant.

Explore Creek Indian Enterprises — Beyond Gaming

The tribe's growing portfolio of non-entertainment enterprises includes everything from metal fabrication to virtual reality production.

Disease Culprit Detection in 40 Seconds at USA Health

USA Health University Hospital in Mobile says it is now the only healthcare system on the Gulf Coast with the technology to identify diseases-causing...

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