Oct. 17, 2014 7:33 am
Phase 1 Ventures aims to get companies based on university research off the ground.
Oct. 8, 2014 4:31 pm
He'll advise Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on "issues related to accelerating innovation, expanding entrepreneurship, and developing a globally competitive workforce."
Sep. 18, 2014 10:37 am
Cole, who helped introduce open source to the White House, lost in the primary. "I'm not sure how to beat the system yet," he said, "but we can't give up on it."
Aug. 11, 2014 3:33 pm
Drexel is the lead university on the 20-year-old National Science Foundation program. As of last year, it has helped more than 10,200 students get undergraduate degrees, said regional director Veniece Keene.
Jul. 29, 2014 10:36 am
It's part of the White House's Climate Data Initiative, which asks the public and private sectors to tackle climate change using government data.
May. 28, 2014 11:30 am
The federal competition, named US2020, was a response to President Obama's challenge for cities to get more students interested in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
May. 14, 2014 11:30 am
"If established companies are able to pay for better access speeds or lower latency, the Internet will no longer be a level playing field."
Apr. 28, 2014 10:30 am
Saridakis became president of GSI Commerce, which turned into eBay Enterprise after the acquisition. He left the company in January, according to Retailing Today, just one month after the New York Times featured the company prominently in a story about how eBay is taking on Amazon.
Apr. 8, 2014 8:30 am
The Penn State-led initiative, which recently changed its name from the Energy Efficient Buildings (EEB) Hub to the Consortium for Building Energy Innovation (CBEI), received approximately $10 million in funding for 2014, said CBEI deputy director Laurie Actman. Since 2011, CBEI has received about $25 million each year in federal funding to conduct research on how to make buildings more energy efficient, Actman said.
Mar. 13, 2014 12:30 pm
The Overbrook High School graduate is also the lead Democrat on the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science. We caught up with him to hear about what he calls "the most important mystery on Earth."