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Sunday, November 18, 2018


Johnson & Wales starts robotics program

Johnson & Wales University’s School of Technology is launching a new associate’s degree program in robotics and automation this September, the only such program...

Lighthouse rises fast on magazine ranking of IT solutions firms

LINCOLN – Lighthouse Computer Services has climbed 84 places, to 212th, on VARBusiness magazine’s annual ranking of the top 500 information technology (IT) solutions...

Local credit unions join national branch network

Members of three Rhode Island credit unions can now walk into one of more than 2,200 credit union branches in 46 states and, with...
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Tellart Co-founders Matt Cottam, left, and Nicholas Scappaticci, at their offices in Providence, are both RISD graduates.

Tellart melds technology, art

COMPANY PROFILE Tellart Owners: Matt Cottam and Nicholas Scappaticci Type of business: Information and interface design consultant Location: 27 Sims Ave., Providence (plus office in Berkeley, Calif.) Employees: Six...

Technology awards honor state’s ‘best and brightest’

They called them the “Techies” – glass sculptures made by East Providence artist David Van Oppen, inspired by the shapes of molecules and atoms,...

Brown University’s dean of engineering named VP of research

PROVIDENCE – Clyde L. Briant, dean of engineering at Brown University, has been appointed vice president for research, effective July 1. Briant succeeds Andries...
A WORKER installs RI-WINs equipment on top of the Brown University Sciences Library.

Statewide wireless network starts taking shape

Tim Thorp, computer education manager at Brown University, is one of the first people with a computer linked to a wireless network expected...

Brown shows off latest research in nanomedicine

Scientists at Brown University are researching nearly invisible materials to someday help rebuild damaged nerve cells in stroke victims, replace bladder tissue in cancer...

E-paper finally arriving with new Sony ‘reader’?

The dead-tree industry, aka publishing, has been wringing its hands for years now as the demand for its products – books, newspapers and the...

Lifespan shows uses of health IT

Not long ago, the hospitals in the Lifespan network did things the same way as most of their peers. Doctors handwrote their orders, or...
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