Different kind of virus: Hospitals, already strained by pandemic, find selves squarely in hackers’...

Hospitals face the nightmare scenario of being overburdened by an invisible threat they weren't prepared for. The one besides the masses of patients infected by a novel coronavirus. Hackers are setting their sights on the industry...

N.J. entrepreneur’s ‘living wall’ vertical horticulture system could revolutionize state’s growing cannabis industry

Deep down, George Irwin feels like the kid he was 40 years ago. You could catch him most weekends mowing the lawns of his Garden State neighbors ... but, even then, he'd rather have...

Verizon, as part of ‘5G Impact Challenge,’ will equip 5 Hoboken small businesses with...

Verizon will announce Monday morning that it is providing five businesses in Hoboken with 5G technology in an effort to help them solve some of their operational challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program...

11 hospitals in N.J. among 70 recognized nationally for being ‘Most Wired’

Eleven acute care hospitals in New Jersey have earned the “Digital Health Most Wired” distinction for 2020 by CHIME. The CHIME Digital Health Most Wired program conducts an annual survey to assess how effectively health...

Tech Trends: During pandemic, VCs look for promising startups to fund, Smiga and Bhatti...

Recently, James Barrood, former CEO of the New Jersey Tech Council, hosted an online chat with investors Brian Smiga, co-founder and partner of Alpha Venture Partners, based in New York, and Jay Bhatti, co-founder...

ABF Creative: Podcast network works to bring diverse stories to life

Anthony Frasier said he’s still stunned by the statistic. “You’re more likely to see a talking animal than a Black child on a cartoon,” he said. This lack of representation has negative effects on diverse populations...

New Institute for Future Technologies: New school for New Jersey

Gov. Phil Murphy said the New Institute for Future Technologies will combine the academic and research capacities of two global institutions, creating the region’s next hub of technological innovation. New Jersey Institute of Technology President...

5 months into the pandemic: Next steps, starting now

It’s now been five months since COVID-19 disrupted virtually every business on the planet, wreaking havoc with the lives, dreams, and security of billions of people. Much has changed forever, and each of us...

Construction productivity tool grows during COVID-19

Alec Thomson said the shift to digital tools in the construction industry had been slow. Then, COVID-19 hit. The pandemic, he said, has made digital tools essential for keeping projects moving. And it has helped...

Ultimate in giving back: Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences receives $8M gift from former...

Rutgers recently received an $8 million gift in support of major initiatives at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and the Rutgers School of Communication and Information. The school said the gift will help generations moving forward. The...

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Executive Moves: JLL, Vonage and more

Executive Moves is an occasional feature on ROI-NJ.com describing some of the important personnel changes in the New Jersey business community. Reports are based...

NJPAC announces reopening — and that patrons must be vaccinated (or have a recent...

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center announced Friday it will reopen for in-person performances this summer — and that tickets will go on sale...

Today’s silly stock story: Deli in Paulsboro has $100M valuation

Here are a few numbers about Your Hometown Deli in Paulsboro: Sales: $35,748 (and that’s the past two years combined); Stock price: $9 (and...

4 reasons you should learn more about state’s Anchor Institution program

Perhaps overlooked in all of the provisions of the Economic Recovery Act of 2020 is the Community Anchor Institution Program. Developers, municipal leaders and...

Honoring the past, rebuilding the future: $94M Hinchcliffe project breaks ground

Major League Baseball is remembering Jackie Robinson this week. Thursday marked the 74th anniversary of Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier. Wednesday in Paterson, real estate and city officials...