Tech and Mobility News


Ann Arbor’s Swift Biosciences Partners with MGI for High-throughput Genomic Sequencing

Swift Biosciences Inc., an Ann Arbor-based provider of DNA and RNA library preparation and normalization kits for next-generation sequencing, and MGI Tech Co. Ltd.,...

Beaumont Researchers Move Toward Detecting Autism in Newborns

Researchers at Southfield-based Beaumont Health have identified key biomarkers for predicting autism in newborns. Early detection is linked to significantly improved outcomes and can...
Clear Sign eClosing platform

Detroit’s Quicken Loans, Nexsys Technologies Perform Michigan’s First Remote Online Mortgage Closing

Detroit’s Quicken Loans, using the Clear Sign eClosing platform from Detroit FinTech company Nexsys Technologies, has become the first mortgage lender in Michigan to...
Buick car with SiriusXM 360L

GM Offers Next-generation SiriusXM on Nearly 1M Vehicles

General Motors Co. in Detroit is offering the next generation of automotive infotainment — SiriusXM with 360L — to nearly 1 million 2020 Chevrolet,...
Wrong-Way Driver detection system

Auburn Hills’ Continental Creates Smart City Mobility, Transportation Hub

Continental, with North American headquarters in Auburn Hills, has created a Smart City Mobility and Transportation Hub to test and improve traffic flow, add...
Orbion satellite with thruster functioning

U-M’s Space Physics Research Laboratory to Test Orbion’s Plasma Thrusters

The University of Michigan’s Space Physics Research Laboratory in Ann Arbor is working with Houghton’s Orbion Space Technology to build and test the first...
AISIN's i-mobility Type-C20 autonomous vehicle

Northville’s AISIN Group to Unveil Autonomous Concept Vehicle at CES 2020

Northville-based automotive supplier AISIN Group is unveiling its i-mobility Type-C20 autonomous vehicle this week at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. The vehicle is equipped...
circuit board

Southfield’s Eaton, Florida’s Jabil Partner to Produce Circuit Board Assemblies

Southfield’s Eaton, a power management company, has announced its eMobility business has chosen Jabil, a Florida-based global manufacturing services company, as its partner to...

Ann Arbor’s Kraig Biocraft Explores New Genetically Engineered Silk Products

Ann Arbor’s Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, a biotechnology company that creates genetically engineered spider silk-based fibers, has developed new protein designs with the potential to...
person using Novatrack software

Henry Ford Innovations in Detroit Is Marketing Novatrack, an Indoor Tracking System for Hospitals

Henry Ford Innovations (HFI) is working with startup NAVV Systems, both located in Detroit, to market a new indoor software tracking system called Novatrack...