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Friday, August 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
GlobalFoundries Transfers Photomask Services to Japanese Firm »
Toppan Photomasks, Inc, a subsidiary of Tokyo-listed Toppan Printing Co, Ltd, and GlobalFoundries (GF), the world's leadin...
Thursday, August 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Superior Technical Ceramics Awarded $116K VTP Grant »
Superior Technical Ceramics (STC), has been awarded $116,683 through the Vermont Training Program (VTP). The funding will...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont Space Company Looks to Debut its Product Next Year »
Benchmark Space Systems, a South-Burlington-based tech company, is ready to send its first propulsion system to space next...
Monday, August 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comcast Expands Low Income Broadband Program »
Comcast announced it is expanding eligibility for Internet Essentials , which is the nation’s largest and most comprehens...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Go West, Young Company: Front Porch Forum Expands Into New York State »
The idea is deceptively simple: Give neighbors a forum to swap backyard vegetables, borrow a sleeping bag and opine about...
Friday, July 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Plans Move Ahead for NEK Broadband Internet Service »
Broadband internet service in the Northeast Kingdom could be split between two communications union districts in the comin...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newport ‘Mesh Internet’ Project Wants to Provide More Wi-Fi — and Hope »
Diane Peel is the director of Newport Wireless Mesh, a nonprofit that, through a technology called “mesh internet,” provi...
Wednesday, July 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AT&T Pushes Ahead with FirstNet, Invests $40 million in Vermont »
AT&T announced that it has invested nearly $40 million in its Vermont wireless networks during 2016-2018. These invest...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winooski-Based BioTek to Sell for Nearly $1.2 Billion »
Source: Seven Days by Paul Heintz The family that founded one of Vermont’s largest tech firms has reached a...
Friday, July 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Communications Union District Planned in Northeast Kingdom »
Efforts are underway to bring a communications union district to parts of the Northeast Kingdom next year, which could exp...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont’s New Registry Highlights the Difficulties of Regulating Data Brokers »
By Douglas MacMillan Until recently, Randy Koloski had never heard of Amerilist, a small business 25 miles north of...
Wednesday, June 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Issues RFP for Electric Companies to Offer Broadband »
The Department of Public Service seeks to establish a contract with a company that can provide a Feasibility Study o...
Thursday, June 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont Ranked #4 Best State to Find a Job »
Vermont was ranked 4th overall in a ranking of the best states to find a job by WalletHub. WalletHub compared the 50 st...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New South Burlington City App is First of its Kind in U.S. »
South Burlington launched a new app Monday that lets residents give direct feedback to their local government. The app a...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers Approve New Move-to-Vermont Incentive Program »
On Friday, the House and Senate approved a workforce development bill that includes nearly $2 million for various new attr...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
GW Plastics to Invest $10M, add 30 Jobs in Vermont »
Catherine Kavanaugh, Plastics News GW Plastics Inc. broke ground on a $10 million, 30,000-square-foot expansion o...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vergennes Tech Company on the Hunt for Workers »
The challenges faced by employers when it comes to Vermont's aging and often unskilled workforce are well documented. Now...
Thursday, May 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clean Water Funding Plan Without Cloud Tax Heads to Scott's Desk »
The Vermont House of Representatives agreed Wednesday to support a Senate proposal to fund clean water projects without ra...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Scraps Clean Water Cloud Tax, Looks to Increase Rooms and Meals Tax »
I n the 11th hour of the legislative session, senators have come up with a new plan to fund clean water: a 1% increase to...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Leader Joins Tech Industry in Opposing Cloud Tax for Clean Water »
V ermont’s Senate leader has joined the state’s tech community in opposing a proposed tax on “cloud” software that would b...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont Tech Leaders Say 'Cloud Tax' Could Darken Prospects For Industry Growth »
House lawmakers have finally landed on a proposal to fund water quality efforts in Vermont, but leaders in the state's tec...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Approves Clean Water Funding Plan with $6 million ‘Cloud Software’ Tax »
V ermont’s House gave preliminary approval to a clean water funding plan that includes a new $6 million sales tax on cloud...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PSD Reveals Over $200K in Newest Round of Connectivity Initiative Grants »
The Public Service Department today announced nearly $220,000 in grant awards to internet service providers to boost broad...
Tuesday, April 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Does GlobalFoundries' Sale of New York plant Mean for Vermont? »
GlobalFoundries is unloading one of its New York plants-- so should Vermonters be worried? The international chipmake...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LaunchVT Announces 2019 Accelerator Cohort »
LaunchVT has selected the eight Vermont startups that will be participating in its 2019 Accelerator Cohort. This is the se...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q&A: Cassie Polhemus, the CEO of VEDA »
Cassie Polhemus is CEO of the Vermont Economic Development Authority, a job she took on in February after working at VEDA...
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Worker Incentive Program Wins Senate Approval »
Vermont’s new remote worker incentive turns out to be a bargain, Sen. Randy Brock told his colleagues on the Senate floor....
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Safe Space for Bats: New NRG Systems Technology Protects Bats at Wind Farms »
Globally, bat populations are in decline. According to Bat Conservation International, the International Union for the Con...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q&A: Space Company Climbs Into Universe of Small Satellite Propulsion »
Ryan McDevitt, 37, is CEO of Benchmark Space Systems, a 2-year-old South Burlington company that makes compact propulsion...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hello, Hula: Can Russ Scully Create a Lakeside Tech Scene? »
Hula exterior artist rendering   Source: Seven Days, by Katie Jickling Front-en...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont House Overwhelmingly Advances Broadband Bill Funding Community Models »
The Vermont House on Tuesday overwhelmingly backed a bill designed to spread broadband internet throughout rural parts of...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Vermont, High-Speed Internet for All Gets More Likely »
It's a familiar scene in rural Vermont: Cars cluster after hours outside libraries or cafés that offer Wi-Fi – residents s...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont Systems Receives Vermont Training Program Grant to Assist with Workforce Expansion »
Vermont Systems, an employee-owned recreation management software company headquartered in Essex Junction, has received a...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Schurz Communications Seals Burlington Telecom Deal »
It's official: Schurz Communications has finalized its purchase of Burlington Telecom by signing paperwork and paying $30....
Tuesday, March 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont to Halt Net Neutrality Law Pending FCC Case »
The state of Vermont agreed not to enforce a new net neutrality law while a case challenging the repeal of the federal int...

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