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Alamo Colleges gets state grant to train Toyota part manufacturers'' workers

04-29-2019:
Grant money will go toward technical training for workers on production floor who maintain robots used to manufacture truck parts.
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Silotech sees growth with DoD client roots

04-29-2019:
Company builds cybersecurity tools for the 24th Air Force.
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CAST Tech Accepting Applications for Student Enrollment

04-28-2019:
Deadline to apply for Fall 2019 is May 8.
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Port Showcases Groundbreaking Local Technologies at Global Aerospace Conference

04-28-2019:
Innovations enhance security and operations of passenger, cargo and military aircraft fleets around the world.
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Robotics and Machine Vision Software Innovator Plus One Robotics Expands at Port San Antonio

04-26-2019:
Company’s intelligent perception technology for industrial robots is revolutionizing global industries.
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Booz Allen Hamilton to Expand in San Antonio

04-25-2019:
Company to add 250 new high-wage, highly technical jobs in the city over the next five years.
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SA tech startup inks deal with Google

04-25-2019:
TrueAbility sells performance testing tools that power the Google Android and mobile web specialist certifications, among many other clients.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Federal Data Protection and Privacy Law

04-23-2019:
Langley & Banack Shareholder Natalie Wilson discusses how federal data protection and privacy law affects businesses.
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UTSA engineers develop inexpensive, smart stop sign to improve driver safety

03-06-2019:
Next-generation stop sign uses a multi-pixel passive infrared sensor that detects a vehicle as it approaches an intersection.
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Texas Biomed evaluating new technology in Africa to combat TB

03-05-2019:
Institute will expand its international role in infectious disease research and therapeutic development.
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College students create device to teach people to play piano without instructor

03-05-2019:
Inventors are engineering students enrolled at SA-based St. Mary’s University.
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UTSA to help produce accident-tolerant nuclear fuel

03-05-2019:
Westinghouse Electric Corp. awarded the university $450,000 to work with the Southwest Research Institute.
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Lockheed Martin Launches New Cyber Facility at Port San Antonio

03-04-2019:
The largest U.S. defense contractor has established operations across the street from the 24th Air Force’s Cyber Command.
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Mission SA: Creating the next generation of cybersecurity experts

03-04-2019:
San Antonio’s best cybersecurity talent is volunteering their time to help the next generation.
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College Students Invent Pill Bottle That May Make Drug Trials Easier For Patients

02-28-2019:
Trinity University undergrads may help improve how new medications are tested all over the world.
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PORT MOVES TO ADD INNOVATION CENTER, MORE CYBER FACILITIES

02-28-2019:
Strategic plan supports regional job growth and strengthens connections between technology employers, the community and global opportunities.
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Former Spurs player joins SA tech startup building sports hardware

02-27-2019:
Brent Barry is a co-founder of Innoflate LLC, which plans to sell devices that control the inflation of sports balls.
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San Antonio Plans to Open Cybersecurity Center

02-25-2019:
New center would be home to several municipal agencies and would provide 24/7 monitoring capabilities.
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San Antonio biotech to anchor new VelocityTX campus

02-20-2019:
GenCure will span about 21,000 SF and bring the regenerative medicine company closer to San Antonio’s military medical activity.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Building Hardware and Software Systems for Robots

02-19-2019:
Plus One Robotics founder Erik Nieves discusses creating software and hardware systems for robots and how they might affect future workforces.
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GenCure Plans Adult Stem Cell Lab at San Antonio "Innovation Center"

02-19-2019:
GenCure accepts and stores bone marrow and umbilical cord blood, which it uses to produced adult stem cells for research.
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Rackspace’s tech academy to accept GI Bill benefits

02-14-2019:
Academy serves to bolster the entry-level pipeline of talent, particularly computer system administrators versed in Linux.
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VelocityTX Innovation Hub Receives City of San Antonio Incentives for Development

02-14-2019:
VelocityTX will receive an economic development grant valued at up to $750,000 over five years.
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City of SA mulls converting its vehicle fleet to electric

02-14-2019:
The city’s goal is to increase its total fleet of hybrid electric and alternative fuel vehicles to 85 percent of city-owned sedans by 2020.
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SA tech startup aims to streamline property assessment appeals

02-13-2019:
Voce Ventures Inc. develops software that tracks and organizes commercial property appraisal protests and plans to add personal property appraisals.
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San Antonio Tech and Startup Trends

02-12-2019:
Cybertalk Radio visits with Iris Gonzalez, Startups San Antonio Founder, to discuss tech trends and Startups San Antonio’s new book on local innovative companies.
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SA to DC leaders goals in cybersecurity, aerospace, military

02-08-2019:
More than 180 local executives and civic leaders visited Washington D.C. to lobby for increased investment in San Antonio.
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Growth for SA-based Inflow Driven by Innovative Cybersecurity Services for National Security

02-06-2019:
Local startup performs top secret classified work.
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SwRI supports joint industry program to verify drilling sensors and systems

02-04-2019:
Institute part of joint industry program to verify and validate oil and gas drilling sensor systems.
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VIA METROPOLITAN TRANSIT INVITES CONTESTANTS TO ENTER VIA GOCODESA CODEATHON

01-25-2019:
The event brings together the area’s best coders, designers, and tech experts and challenges them to develop innovative transit solutions.
Read more on viainfo.net

EXPANSION PLANS UNDERWAY AT SAN ANTONIO TECHNOLOGY CENTER

01-25-2019:
Facility features an on-site data center and a broadband internet hub that helps foster local startups.
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SA REAL ESTATE TECH STARTUP LOOKS TO SCALE NATIONWIDE

01-24-2019:
Brokerage Engine, Inc. sells software to brokerages for back-end accounting and for front-end real estate listing.
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SA BIOTECH COMPANY GAITIQ SPOTS EARLY SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S IN YOUR WALK

01-23-2019:
Technology leverages machine vision, AI and big data analytics to evaluate subtle changes in a person’s gait that have been linked to dementia.
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WASHINGTON, D.C.-AREA COMPANY LEANS TOWARD CYBERSECURITY HUB IN SA

01-23-2019:
LGS Innovations develops communications products and does research and development for government agencies.
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

CYBER TALK RADIO: STUDENTS + STARTUPS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM EXPANSION

01-22-2019:
Dr. Luis Martinez of Trinity University and Alexandra Frey of the 80/20 Foundation discuss the recent expansion of the Students + Startups internship program.
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LOCAL TECH COMPANY BUYS STAKE IN LATIN AMERICAN BUSINESS FOR EXPANSION

01-22-2019:
Digerati Technologies Inc. positions itself to become a leading provider with cross-border solutions.
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LEADING CYBERSECURITY EXECUTIVE JOINS PORT TEAM

01-22-2019:
Will Garrett draws from wide-ranging industry experience to support top cyber operations and their growth at the Port and in the region.
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DEARDUCK MAKES IT EASIER TO BUY FOR OTHERS

01-22-2019:
Company uses a software as a service (SaaS) recommendation platform to help customers make informed purchases.
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SA HEALTH CARE STARTUP BACKED BY DOCTORS SEES TECH FUTURE

01-22-2019:
Wellvana San Antonio LLC is a network of about 350 local doctors who have connected their electronic medical records.
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GEEKDOM CO-WORKING SPACE OPENS SIX-WEEK ENTREPRENEURSHIP SCHOOL

01-22-2019:
Curriculum will focus on understanding business models and customer validation.
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SWRI ENGINEERS CREATE DECISION-MAKING TOOL FOR OIL SPILL CLEAN-UP

01-21-2019:
A team at Southwest Research Institute has created an interactive decision tree aimed at finding the best solution for specific oil spill scenarios.
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SAN ANTONIO RESEARCHER MAKES DISCOVERY THAT COULD LEAD TO EBOLA TREATMENT

01-19-2019:
Research results considered a "turning point" for understanding how replication of Ebola is modulated.
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NEW SAN ANTONIO MANUFACTURER WINS $8.5M DEFENSE PACT

01-17-2019:
Alamo Strategic Manufacturing awarded contract to produce protective gear for the military.
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David Monroe - the San Antonian Who Invented the Cellphone Camera

01-17-2019:
Monroe is the founder of the San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology (SAMSAT), located at Port San Antonio.
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SA-based Firm Grows As Companies Need More Flexible Billing

01-16-2019:
Chargify offers recurring billing and subscription management for B2B SaaS clients.
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SA technology company makes deal to get into internet of things

01-15-2019:
TechSage Solutions’ new partnership with Monitur Corp. will bring "internet of things" technology services to the local company’s customers.
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$40M available for start-ups, small businesses through Air Force Pitch Day

01-15-2019:
The Air Force is calling for submissions from start-ups and small businesses as part of a larger rapid contracting effort.
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Cyber Talk Radio: SAISD’s Cyber P-Tech High School

01-15-2019:
Guest Ashlyn Barrientes discusses San Antonio ISD’s launch of Cyber P-TECH, a cyber-focused high school.
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DEE HOWARD FOUNDATION TO INDUCT AVIATION & AEROSPACE HALL OF FAMERS

01-11-2019:
Presentation of awards and reception to take place April 4, 2019.
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SAN ANTONIO SCOOTER COMPANY RAISES ANOTHER $5M FOR EXPANSION

01-11-2019:
Blue Duck Scooters has nearly 50 employees and plans to hire about 500 more.
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