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Kickstarter CEO to talk ‘good ideas’ in Mississippi

August 20th, 2017

Crowdfunding has increasingly become a viable source of capital for entrepreneurs and artists seeking to see their dreams come to fruition, their creative endeavors accomplished, their unique products widely distributed. One of […]

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Walden takes wheel at CAVS; Dennis to lead CAVS Extension

August 19th, 2017

STARKVILLE, Miss.—A major research center at Mississippi State University has a new leader. Bagley College of Engineering alumnus Clay Walden is the new executive director of the Center for Advanced […]

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Kopis Mobile Ranked #384 on the “Inc. 5000 List”

August 18th, 2017

Kopis Mobile is excited to announce that we have been ranked #384 in the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. This is truly an honor […]

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Vicksburg to make $300K investment in new innovation project

August 12th, 2017

Developers involved with the renovations of the old Mississippi Hardware Building unveiled plans Thursday for a $19 million project to convert the former garment factory and hardware building into a […]

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Nearly 3,500 Students Graduate as Mississippi Scholars Tech Master Since 2014

August 11th, 2017

The 2017-18 school year will mark the fourth full year of the Mississippi Scholars Tech Master program. The program was announced in January of 2014 and began in seven pilot […]

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MSU’s Marty Rogers to Keynote National Tech Forum

August 11th, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JD Claridge admits he has always had an affinity for things that flew. After all, he was just seven years old and living in northern Idaho when he […]

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Up, up and away! Sunny or stormy, Entergy uses drones to improve reliability

August 4th, 2017

JACKSON, Mississippi – Earlier this year, when strong storms moved through Vicksburg and flooded a substation making it inaccessible from the ground, Entergy Mississippi used drones to look at its […]

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Networking leads to Walmart deal for Oxford businesswoman

August 2nd, 2017

Oxford businesswoman Karen Kurr took her Southern-style frozen casseroles up to Bentonville, Ark., and landed a deal in her first meeting with Walmart. Starting in the fall of 2018, Kurr’s […]

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StartupBus to Make Stop at Mantle

August 1st, 2017

Mantle. will host the “StartupBus” on Tuesday, August 1 Wednesday, August 2, as the annual competition rolls through town on the way to New Orleans. “We will be hosting our StartupBus […]

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“GC3-Girls Code. Create. Connect.” Introduces K-12 Girls to Technology

July 26th, 2017

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (July 25, 2017) – GC3-Girls Code. Create. Connect. is inspiring young women to pursue technology by teaching fifteen (15) girls computing concepts with fun, interactive activities through NCWIT […]

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