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Dr. Phillips Center gets smarter through Siemens partnership

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts has become a little bit smarter. In a joint announcement Wednesday, the facility and the energy efficiency company Siemens announced upgrades...

Beep CEO shares how 5G will impact self-driving vehicles in Orlando

Joe Moye envisions a future where autonomous vehicles are not on a fixed route, but instead, on demand like an Uber or taxi. But to get to that level, he says 5G mobile device connectivity...

Here’s how 5G connectivity will affect health care in Orlando

Near the beginning of Marvel Studios' superhero film Dr. Strange, the lead character is speeding down the road, talking on his cell phone and asks his assistant to send him X-ray images of a...

Technology Check out AVT Simulation’s record year, new HQ and helicopter in a suitcase

This year has been a good one so far for Robert Abascal's company Applied Visual Technology Inc., also known as AVT Simulation. The founder and CEO of the Orlando-based modeling and simulation training...

The Right Way to Find and Court Angel Investors

I often speak with entrepreneurs about the difficulty in raising capital from individual angel investors — a feat that often proves more difficult than raising capital from angel groups. Entrepreneurs are accustomed...

Orlando company turns learning the elements into virtual reality game

A Central Florida company behind a virtual reality game that teaches students about the elements is in line for a $225,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. The company,...

SpaceX will try again to launch 60 Internet satellites Thursday night from Cape Canaveral

SpaceX has set a date to try again for the launch of its constellation of Internet satellites, signaling the beginning of its entrance into the telecommunications industry. The next...

‘Halo’ road show to kick off in Orlando this summer

A three-day expo that will highlight the characters, vehicles and settings of the popular video game franchise “Halo” will launch a five-city tour in Orlando this summer. “Halo Outpost...

Elon Musk shares 9 neat facts about SpaceX Starlink satellite mission

Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX scrubbed its Falcon 9 launch from Cape Canaveral last night due to upper level winds, but will attempt to launch again tonight. The Falcon 9, which...

Raytheon rebounds from last year’s big loss with latest $159M contract

The Orlando division of a global defense firm that last fall lost a massive deal to rival Lockheed Martin Corp. now is bouncing back. Waltham, Massachusetts-based Raytheon Corp. since then, within nearly a...