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SpaceX to launch rescheduled satellite mission from Cape Canaveral

SpaceX once again is slated to launch its 10th Starlink mission in the early morning hours on Saturday, Aug. 1, after postponing...

Orlando expected to grow gaming industry thanks to simulation sector

Daryl Holt and Waymon Armstrong often quip to each other about employees that have been hired and then hired away multiple times by their two...

Central Florida’s transportation issues start with the first and last miles

In 2011, David Thomas Moran needed to save money while attending graduate school at the University of Central Florida. So, he decided to start...

NASA launches Perseverance rover, and in 300 million miles, it’ll land on Mars to...

America’s Mars Perseverance rover launched Thursday from Cape Canaveral, the start of an 11-year quest to discover if the Red Planet ever...

6 questions with GCR’s CEO, who is bringing lots of jobs to Orlando

Locating Civix's new office in Central Florida was never a foregone conclusion, despite the CEO’s Florida roots.  New Orleans-based...

Game developer Unity to make Orlando its ‘East Coast hub’

A world leader in gaming software is plugging into Orlando. Unity Technologies is working to establish a presence in...

Orlando biz accelerator launches new program for early-stage startups

Local startups ranging from a brewery locator app to a seller of custom wigs will join Starter Studio’s newest training cohort. 

Orlando tech startup’s new CEO eyes expansion in growing virtual health market

A photo of the towering view from Table Mountain in South Africa hangs over Tim Bush’s desk.  Bush and his...

Auto manufacturer site selector still eyeing Orlando

The region’s still en route to potentially land an electric vehicle assembly plant that would generate 200 local jobs. 

Startup launched by ex-EA Sports workers targets mobile gaming

More than a decade ago, Mike Taramykin worked at EA Sports in Maitland when he noticed the success of free-to-play online video games overseas. 

Coronavirus Chronicles: Orlando manufacturer laments lost opportunities from scratched trade shows

Harry Arnon spent the Fourth of July in his yard with a gathering of family and neighbors where they, as the manufacturing CEO...

Orlando among top cities for STEM job growth

Move over, San Francisco.  Orlando possesses more potential for science, technology, engineering and math job growth than the California...

Local robotics startup grows as pandemic drives interest in automation

On July 16, Brad Truesdell stood in front of an under-construction building in Melbourne that will soon become the new home of his company,...

Covid-fighting Winter Park firm expands arsenal with acquisition

A local biopharmaceutical firm’s efforts to develop treatments for diseases, including Covid-19, will get a shot in the arm after it bought...

Lockheed dodges Covid woes in Q2, but expects pandemic’s effects to increase

Lockheed Martin Corp., one of metro Orlando's biggest employers, largely was able to sidestep damaging impacts of the coronavirus pandemic in the...

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