Updated: Price to be named CEO of N.J. Tech Council

Aaron Price will be named CEO of the New Jersey Tech Council later Monday morning — and he’s bringing his global technology event, the Propelify Innovation Festival, with him, ROI-NJ has learned. It’s a merger...

Tech advances force advisers to adjust — or else

There’s a machine-versus-human calculus that’s going on in the world of money management. The logline is that local firms specializing in financial advice are up against large competitors that have constructed battalions of robo-advisers —...

NJII set to take over management of tech park

The Atlantic County Improvement Authority is finalizing an agreement that would give the New Jersey Innovation Institute, along with its parent New Jersey Institute of Technology, management responsibilities of the National Aviation Research and...

Newark company feels Speak2 software can help families better communicate with those in long-term...

The COVID-19 crisis in New Jersey has create a layer of difficulty for those trying to communicate with their loved ones in long-term care facilities. Speak2, an app-based system created by Newark-based Speak2 Software, feels...

Billtrust acquires Credit2B, expanding credit services

Billtrust, the Hamilton-based payment services company, has acquired trade credit risk firm Credit2B, it announced Tuesday. The addition of the South Plainfield-based company expands Billtrust’s Quantum solutions services, including adding business credit reports, online credit...

N.J. company developing VR solutions that give people closer look at their own health

The reality is here: Technology that transports people to a virtual environment is starting to make inroads into doctor’s offices. There are a number of companies now attracting attention for coming up with virtual reality,...

Tech Trends: Englewood Cliffs-based OwnBackup is ready to scale, diversify with $50M additional investment

One of New Jersey’s startup success stories is OwnBackup, headquartered in Englewood Cliffs. The company, which also has a large presence in Israel and an office in Britain, recently raised $50 million in additional...

Micronet gets $1.5M follow-on order for new SmartCam

Micronet Ltd. has earned a purchase order for 5,000 SmartCam units, valued at about $1.5 million, from a telematics service provider. The order from the undisclosed North American company, follows a pilot trial and initial...

Cognizant names Humphries its new CEO; will succeed company co-founder D’Souza

Cognizant, a provider of information technology, consulting and business process services, announced Tuesday it has named Brian Humphries its new CEO, effective April 1. "With a strong track record of success across different companies, cultures...

Visikol continues growth, expanding Hampton facility

Visikol, which moved from Whitehouse Station to Hampton last year, has now expanded its laboratory space, it announced Monday. The health care imaging technology company said in a news release that it is adding 2,000...

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