Businesses in New England’s First District have a generally positive outlook, as they continue to report rising revenue, and they expect that to persist, according to the Beige Book, the Federal Reserve’s report on economic data, released Wednesday.
ChartWise Medical Systems Inc., which specializes in computer-assisted documentation improvement software, has won the 2015/2016 category leader award for CDI software from KLAS, which conducts health care research. Software category leaders were selected based on the quality of the organization’s product and its performance relative to competitors.
Albert J. Brown knew he wanted to build and make things when he arrived at Brown University from San Francisco four years ago. His latest idea is an app, called Spotter, designed to link drivers with parking spaces. The San Francisco native first encountered the problem as a high school student, and now he’s working to alleviate the parking problem on the Brown campus, thanks to an entrepreneurship class he’s taking.
Humanity is engaged in a high-stakes race with its own growth: Lest our use of energy and materials get out of control, we must constantly innovate to become more efficient. Unfortunately, new research suggests we may be losing.