This Week Trends
An Orlando-based investment group that has put money into several local tech startups has been named Florida’s most-active venture capital firm by an analyst of investment trends. Deepwork Capital, formerly known as FAN Fund,...
Blue Origin’s latest activity is a good sign for launches on Florida’s Space Coast. The Kent, Washington-based firm founded by billionaire Jeff Bezos on June 11 announced it’s planning $1 billion in infrastructure upgrades for launch activities...
U.S. President Donald Trump wants American astronauts to return to the moon by 2024 — a four-year jump forward from the original mission planned for 2028. And he wants NASA to accomplish that by any means necessary, even if...
Month In Review
- Application deadline
- Autonomous vehicles
- Clean Energy
- Coworking Spaces
- Entrepreneurial Support Organizations
- Life Science
- Model and Simulation
- Pitch Competition
- Venture Capital
- Video Games
- Virtual Reality
Hot Stuff Coming
Finastra Group Holdings Ltd. just debuted its largest U.S. operations center in Lake Mary, and it’s now ready to expand its workforce...
48 startups applied to compete in the 2019 Crummer Rollins Venture Plan Competition. First round judges evaluated and down selected to...
This year has been a good one so far for Robert Abascal's company Applied Visual Technology Inc., also known as AVT Simulation. The...
SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket on Thursday night carrying a communications satellite, and for the first time landed all three boosters...
Novel Coworking showed off its new space in downtown Orlando at a grand opening event on Oct. 10, with nowhere to go...
Jason Eichenholz knows exactly when consumers will be able to ride in autonomous cars. “When Interstate 4 is done,” Eichenholz...
Electronic Arts’ Tiburon studio announced this month it will move its headquarters to downtown Orlando. But EA’s move is more than a real...
The University of Central Florida plans to launch an initiative to expand its role rapidly in developing early-stage companies in Orlando. Orlando’s largest...
Some business leaders say Orlando’s future economy should focus more on high-tech companies that have been growing here, including simulation, sensors and...
Lockheed Martin Corp. will lay off dozens of workers in Central Florida just before Christmas due to the loss of a contract.
The Central Florida Tech Alliance called its financial approach unsustainable when it dissolved, but the Orlando Business Journal has learned more about why the...
SpaceX, which plans to launch 12,000 satellites from Cape Canaveral as part of its Starlink program, now wants to increase that number substantially.
As one door closes, another opens, the saying goes — and such is the case with a new initiative being launched in...