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New High-tech Startup Investment Fund Springs from MSU Foundation and MEDC

The Michigan State University Foundation in East Lansing and the Michigan Economic Development Corp. have created a new investment fund for high-tech startups in...
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Mission to Mars: U-M Digital Simulations Will Reduce Landing Guesswork

Researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor are using high-powered computer simulations to update interplanetary spacecraft landing data for NASA.The aerospace industry’s...
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MSU Researchers Develop Method to Detect Arthritis Earlier

Researchers at East Lansing’s Michigan State University are developing a method for detecting arthritis earlier, possibly delaying and preventing the loss of thumb function,...
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Report: Consumers Increasingly Distrustful of Companies’ Personal Data Protection Practices

In the Midwest, 90 percent of consumers say data privacy is a human right, according to a new study by KPMG, an audit, tax,...
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Detroit Auto Supplier Provides Drive Unit for Chinese Baojun E300 Plus EV

A Detroit-based automotive supplier is providing the electric drive unit (EDU) for the all-electric Baojun E300 Plus, the four-seat minicar from SAIC-GM-Wuling, that recently...
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Northville Township Company Introduces Automotive Camera in U.S.

A global supplier of automotive cameras with its North American headquarters in Northville Township has launched its new vision technology, which will be included...
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Traverse City Firm Wins NASA Contract to Develop Satellite Management System

A space technology company in Traverse City has been awarded a NASA contract to further the development of a solution to satellite ground station...
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Ann Arbor Enterprise to Use Technology to Improve Social Determinants of Health

Ann Arbor-based Kumanu, a well-being technology company, has closed an A round of investment from ProMedica in Ohio, a nonprofit health system, to develop...

Detroit AI Platform Providing Detailed Customer Data to RV Retailer

A Detroit-based AI and customer insights platform is providing data to uncover consumer sentiment, drive action, and target marketing efforts for RV Retailer of...
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Herman Miller and Logitech G Unveil Ergonomic Gaming Furniture

Zeeland-based furniture manufacturer Herman Miller and Logitech G, a gaming specific brand of Logitech, have come together to unveil a series of performance gaming...