Three local robotics teams will advance to the East Super-Regional FIRST competition in Scranton, Pa., next month after beating out 30 other middle and high school teams at a competition last weekend at New England Institute of Technology.
The R.I. Department of State website has a new look.
According to information from the state agency, the website at http://sos.ri.gov/ www.sos.ri.gov has been redesigned to make it easier for residents to quickly find the information they need.
Maeve Donohue, executive director of MedMates, and founder of Nami Studios, Buttrfly and Tango RI, recently was recognized by Tech Collective as one of the 2015 Tech10 winners. She talks with Providence Business News about the award and the tech industry in Rhode Island.
By Michelle Fay Cortez and John Lauerman Bloomberg News
Medical-device companies, under pressure from hospitals and health insurers to keep expenses down, are capitalizing on strong cash flows and the stumbling stock market to beef up cost-controlling technologies that may be critical to maintaining growth.