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McCabe sponsors autonomous car racing team

WARWICK – McCabe Software Inc. said it is sponsoring Carnegie Mellon’s Tartan Racing team in the 2007 Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Urban...

STAC seeks Research Alliance grant applications

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Science and Technology Advisory Council’s Research Alliance program, heading into its second funding cycle, is accepting applications from research teams...

Duke University Press to use Tizra Agile PDF

PROVIDENCE – Tizra Inc. says Duke University Press has signed an agreement to use Tizra’s Agile PDF, a hosted publication sales and delivery service,...

Living/learning innovator joins RISD leadership

David Bogen has been named associate provost at Rhode Island School of Design. He will work with the provost, faculty and other members of...
VOLUNTEERS in a URI study of tick repellents walk in place to simulate spending time outdoors while 30 ticks climb on their skin. URI's Center for Vector-Borne Disease is studying the effectiveness of repellents sprayed on clothing.
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A creepy, crawly way to aid science

Sarah Smith sat calmly for two afternoons as dozens of deer ticks crawled up her legs and arms and burrowed their tiny heads under...

Hollywood on Narragansett

Latin American Film Festival seen as educational

José Torrealba sees the Providence Latin American Film Festival as much more than a venue for showing films, though it is one of the...

EDC-sponsored Web portal aims to grow IT sector

The R.I. Economic Development Corporation has launched an Internet portal to help grow the state’s information technology and digital media sector.The new Web site,...
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Find out client goals, then make the sale

Forget what you’ve been told or read about discovering your prospects’ “needs” as the key to sales success. In business-to-business sales, focusing on goals...

Expo adds arts, farms to the mix

This year, in addition to perusing the booths of more than 100 businesses from across the region, attendees of the South Kingstown Chamber of...
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