RSS Feed businessrecord.com : Tech & Innovation http://www.businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-09-21T22:22:26.0236413Z Future of the Internet event set for Sept. 23 <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Dan Reed, vice president of research and development at the University of Iowa and former vice president at Microsoft Corp., will look at what the future of the Internet holds for Iowa when he speaks at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center on Sept. 23.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Tech-Innovation/Tech-Innovation/Article/Future-of-the-Internet-event-set-for-Sept-23/172/834/65483 Tech & Innovation ISU awarded $1 million for wind tower research <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Iowa State University engineers $1 million to study how high-strength concrete can be used to build taller wind turbine towers.&nbsp;</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Tech-Innovation/Tech-Innovation/Article/ISU-awarded-1-million-for-wind-tower-research/172/834/65472 Tech & Innovation Pear Deck takes top prize in Pappajohn startup competition <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Iowa City-based startup Pear Deck was awarded first place in the John Pappajohn Iowa Business Plan Competition today.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Tech-Innovation/Tech-Innovation/Article/Pear-Deck-takes-top-prize-in-Pappajohn-startup-competition-/172/834/65458 Tech & Innovation Connect Iowa survey: Faster Internet speeds, backup service lacking Nearly one-third of Iowa businesses that want more bandwidth say they can&rsquo;t get faster Internet service where they are located, according to the results of a new survey by Connect Iowa. http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Tech-Innovation/Tech-Innovation/Article/Connect-Iowa-survey-Faster-Internet-speeds-backup-service-lacking-/172/834/65407 Tech & Innovation