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Tag Archives: Technology
By Qianwen Zhang on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 3:40 pm
People began lining up as early as Thursday afternoon outside of some retail stores in Gainesville, waiting on the release of the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
By Elizabeth Hamilton on April 29th, 2014 | Last updated: April 29, 2014 at 1:42 pm
Ocala-based scientist plans to begin government-funded simulation in June. The simulation will examine the trust humans have in robots.
By Taylor Frazier on April 24th, 2014 | Last updated: April 29, 2014 at 10:28 am
Clay County School District recently implemented iPad technology into its curriculum as part of a district-wide initiative to improve attendance and behavior.
By Keith Momberg on April 18th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 4:49 pm
Newberry Elementary’s students with disabilities have performed better than the statewide average.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz on April 11th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 11:28 am
Gainesville-based Kinwa Inc.’s Bubble app is one of four final contestants in the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention’s $50,000 contest.
By Daniela Mencos on March 12th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 3:57 pm
The local inventors of the Spin Chill are among 100 culled from a group of 5,000 applications for a program sponsored by FedEx.
By Justin Galicz on November 10th, 2013 | Last updated: November 11, 2013 at 12:02 pm
The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, in conjunction with the University of Georgia, released the first three smart device applications of a larger project, to help farmers like those who run Citra’s Orange shop produce crops more efficiently.
By Brandan McCalla on August 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: August 2, 2013 at 4:01 pm
On Wednesday, 164 university presidents, including the University of Florida’s Bernie Machen, wrote an open letter to President Barack Obama and Congress voicing their concerns about the widening “innovation deficit” created by federal cuts in research and higher education. “Innovation” [...]
By Max Mattern on March 12th, 2013 | Last updated: March 12, 2013 at 4:53 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: methamphetamine arrests, mosquito-like creatures expected to swarm Florida, funeral home mixes up bodies, eighteen miners trapped underground in China, company develops new vehicle technology.