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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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Providence Equity and 3i selling <br> Sparrowhawk Holdings to NBC Universal

LONDON – NBC Universal has agreed to buy global pay-TV provider Sparrowhawk Holdings from Providence Equity Partners, 3i Group and management shareholders, for...

Former U.S. Rep. Harold Ford joins Nestor board

PROVIDENCE – The board of directors of Nestor Inc. (Nasdaq: NEST), a provider of traffic-safety systems and services, has unanimously elected former U.S. Rep....

SEA CORP wins $47.9M NUWC contract

MIDDLETOWN – Systems Engineering Associates Corp. has just won a $47.9M contract to support Undersea Sensors and Sonar Systems programs at the Naval Undersea...

APC-MGE teams up with STULZ to expand<br> data-center cooling systems and...

WEST KINGSTON and HAMBURG – APC-MGE and the air-conditioning experts of Hamburg-based STULZ Gmbh are teaming up to deliver integrated data-center cooling products and...

R.I. DLT receives $300,000 IT security grant

WASHINGTON – The R.I. Department of Labor and Training will receive $300,000 to improve information technology security for state unemployment insurance programs, the U.S....

Concordia gets $250k boost from Slater Fund

COVENTRY – Concordia Fibers LLC has closed on a $1.5 million round of venture financing, including $250,000 from the Slater Technology Fund, to support...
PHOTO COURTESY OF BROWN UNIVERSITY Brown University professor Anna Lysyankaya said that her experience in the Soviet Union piqued her interest in math-based privacy questions. /

Brown computer scientist named a ‘young innovator’

When Anna Lysyanskaya graduated 10 years ago from Smith College with a B.A. in math and computer science, she was unsure where her career...

Gaming deal is anything but casual

In a megadeal earlier this month, Hasbro Inc. inked a pact with the largest video game publisher in the world, Electronic Arts. With it,...
PHOTO COURTESY YOUR CAREER DOCTORS BARBARA JACKSON, co-founder of Your Career Doctors, says the firm is moving away from services for businesses to provide more one-on-one counseling to people who want to advance their careers. /

‘Doctors’ help people seeking to advance, be happier

Last year, a woman working as communications director at a nonprofit in New York came to one of Barbara Jackson and Lee E. Miller’s...

A space where biotech can grow

Dr. Satya Reddy was working in the neonatal unit at Women & Infants Hospital and researching the role of vitamin D in soft bone...
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