Female Innovators Discuss Women in Tech at Google I/O Extended New Jersey

Prominent female tech experts and entrepreneurs gathered at Montclair State University (MSU) for a panel discussion June 25, 2014, that was part of Google I/O Extended New Jersey. The panelists spoke about methods for increasing women’s participation in the tech industry.

More Details Released on Synchronoss Purchase of Voxmobili for $26 Million

In April 2014, NJTech­Weekly.com learned that Syn­chro­noss (Bridge­wa­ter) had pur­chased Vox­mobili (France) from On­Mobile Glob­al for $26 mil­lion in cash, gob­bling up a com­pet­it­or and adding the firm’s tele­com car­ri­er cli­ents to its ar­sen­al. We covered the deal here.

Booker and Stevens Team Up for Small Business Tech and Social Innovation Forum

The Small Busi­ness Tech and So­cial In­nov­a­tion For­um, held at Stevens In­sti­tute of Tech­no­logy (Hoboken) Ju­ly 11, 2014, brought to­geth­er the rep­res­ent­at­ives of many ma­jor so­cial net­works. Also in at­tend­ance were New Jer­sey busi­nesses that had suc­ceeded at so­cial net­work­ing, and pro­fes­sion­als work­ing in so­cial me­dia mar­ket­ing.
Photo: Igor Khalatian founded LiveLOOK. Photo Credit: Courtesy LiveLOOK
Igor Khalatian founded LiveLOOK. | Courtesy LiveLOOK

LiveLOOK, Recently Acquired by Oracle, Spent Two Years at NJIT EDC

LiveLOOK (Mat­awan), the com­pany ac­quired by Or­acle June 22, 2014, had spent two years build­ing its busi­ness at the New Jer­sey In­sti­tute of Tech­no­logy (NJIT) En­ter­prise De­vel­op­ment Cen­ter (EDC), ac­cord­ing to an art­icle on the web­site NJIT News Room.

NJ EDA to Back Tech Coworking Spaces in Garden State

The New Jer­sey Eco­nom­ic De­vel­op­ment Au­thor­ity (EDA) will be is­su­ing a so­li­cit­a­tion — prob­ably by the end of Ju­ly 2014 — that will let for-profit com­pan­ies that want to de­vel­op tech cowork­ing spaces in New Jer­sey com­pete for up to $1 mil­lion in loans, some por­tion of which will be for­giv­en if mile­stones are met.

V3 | Grow Your Value, Voice and Volume in the Digital Age: How to Engage Customers on Social Media

There’s a critical difference between simply having a social media site and being involved in social networking. The difference lies in one critical but often forgotten step: engagement, Anita O'Malley says in this column for NJTech­Weekly.com.

V3 | How to Grow Your Value, Voice and Volume in the Digital Age: Packaging Your Personal Brand

An­ita O'Mal­ley shares her thoughts on build­ing a per­son­al brand with NJTW read­ers.
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Students from Underserved Communities Learn STEM Subjects at 4-H Samsung Summer Science Program

Staff at Rutgers University gave underserved high school students an academic boost at the 4-H Samsung Summer Science Program the week of July 7, 2014.

Eric Sheninger, a Proponent of Tech in the Classroom, Profiled on NJ Spotlight

An article in New Jersey Spotlight profiled former New Milford High School principal Eric Sheninger, one of the founding fathers of a movement that integrates technology into instruction. 

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