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WeatherCheck founder launches Captain | 3rd Render Competition taking applications

April 11, 2022

WeatherCheck founder launches new company Demetrius Gray, founder of WeatherCheck, founded a fintech company in May 2021 and has now raised $104 million. The fintech, […]

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Bellarmine expands simulation lab | Norton Healthcare tops in RSV detection | Keyhorse Capital

March 28, 2022

Bellarmine’s Simulation Laboratory expands $1 million in federal funding will go toward expanding the reach of Bellarmine’s Simulation Laboratory. In addition to serving current Bellarmine students, […]

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UK’s space experiment | Computer-assisted therapy for depression

March 14, 2022

UK researchers build entry capsule for space The University of Kentucky made space history with a recent space capsule experiment. A team of university students […]

Virtual Peaker lands $16.6M | The road to making KY an agritech capital

February 28, 2022

Virtual Peaker raises $16.6M Hometown company does good! Virtual Peaker, which provides modern utilities with a distributed energy platform, raised $16.6M in Series A funding […]

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State grants to support tech development | UofL research helps paralyzed man stand

February 14, 2022

$900,000 to support tech development in KY Nine innovative Kentucky companies will receive a total of $900,000 in state matching grants to support high-paying jobs […]


Cuddle Clones acquired | New heart attack research at UofL | Tech Wins

January 31, 2022

Cuddle Clones acquired Plush pet replicas maker Cuddle Clones has been acquired by Boston-based Dianthus, an AI-first E-commerce company that helps small and medium brands […]

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Athelo Health | UofL projects get KYNETIC funding | Louisville Slugger’s swing lab

January 17, 2022

Athelo Health headquarters coming to Louisville When her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, Jessica Thurmond witnessed firsthand how a lack of patient access to […]

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Lexington tech company goes public | Ford prepares workforce for robotics

January 3, 2022

Lexington tech company goes public Rubicon Technologies will go public through a merger with Founder SPAC. The Lexington, Kentucky-based company uses cloud-based tech and a […]

Verizon’s learning lab | Fintech selected for cohort | AI on the farm

December 13, 2021

Verizon Innovative Learning lab The Verizon Innovative Learning Lab, which will teach students and teachers about augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) equipment, 3D printers, robotics, […]

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Medical devices and cyberattacks | GoodMaps goes outdoors | Digital transformation

November 29, 2021

Defending medical devices from cyberattacks Medical devices are very vulnerable to cyberattacks. According to the Open-Source Cybersecurity Intelligence Network and Resource, 60% of medical devices […]