Tech and Mobility News

Austin City:One Challenge

Fruit Delivery Service, Special Needs Mobility App Win City:One Challenge in Texas

The city of Austin, Texas has announced the winning pilot proposals for its City:One Challenge, created by Dearborn’s Ford Motor Co., and sponsored by...
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Researchers at Detroit’s WSU Developing Cybersecurity Measures for Manufacturing Processes

As manufacturing processes become more automated, they face the risk of cyberattacks. Researchers from Wayne State University in Detroit were awarded a $500,000 grant...
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Research Team from East Lansing’s MSU Fourth in the World at Google MicroNet Challenge

An artificial intelligence-focused research team from Michigan State University in East Lansing was recognized as fourth in the world and first in the United...
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North American Bancard PCI Plus Program Reduces Merchant Cost, Friction

North American Bancard of Troy, a payment technology company, has introduced its “frictionless” PCI DSS (payment card industry data security standard) compliance program called...
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Detroit’s Sam Circle Establishes India International Innovation Institute to Bring Health Technologies to Market

Sam Circle, a Detroit-based venture development firm that works with U.S. universities and health care systems to monetize their intellectual property, has set up...
2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Report: Electric Vehicle Owners Paying Too Much in Michigan Transportation Fees

Owners of plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles in Michigan are paying a disproportionate amount of registration fees under 2015 laws that sought to increase...
Celsee's Genesis Systems

Ann Arbor’s Celsee Sells System to China’s Kindstar Global

Celsee Inc., a provider of single-cell isolation technology in Ann Arbor, is selling some of its Genesis Systems, which monitor circulating tumor cells in...
Prism components

Polysync Technologies in Detroit Introduces Prism Vehicle Interface Platform

Oregon’s Polysync Technologies, which has a Detroit office and develops driverless vehicle technologies, has introduced Prism, its flagship vehicle interface platform. Prism is designed...
researchers from U-M with Anil Raghavan, CEO of Sun (fifth from the left)

Ann Arbor’s U-M Partners with Sun Pharma Advanced Research Co. in India

The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor has partnered with India-based Sun Pharma Advanced Research Co. to accelerate the development of new medicines. The...
Todd Palmer

Blog: Embrace Change in 2020

As we start a new decade, there will be inevitably lots of changes in the business world. Oftentimes people feel that changes happen to...