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Google Acquires Carnegie Mellon's anti-fraud tool

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PITTSBURGH — 9.17.09 //Google has acquired a Carnegie Mellon University spin-off that seeks to cut down on spam and fraud at Web sites while digitizing books.

ReCAPTCHA offers simple word puzzles that users must solve when registering at a Web site or completing an online purchase.

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WebpageFX makes list of top SEO companies

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Keystone Edge, 6/25/2009

A fledgling Carlisle firm has vaulted onto a list of the Top 30 organic optimization companies compiled by Topseos.com. Philadelphia's SEER Interactive placed 29th on the list. 

WebpageFX was ranked 14th on the June list of firms from North America, the United Kingdom, Italy and India. The ten-person firm, headquartered in the  Capital Region Economic Development Corporation's Murata Business Center, says its revenue, though still under $1 million annually, has grown 500 percent  in its first three years.   

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University Program Helps Launch Tech Firms

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07.16.09// A pioneering project at Millersville University is helping a handful of technology start-ups in the midstate gain a foothold — for free.

The Lancaster County university’s Software Productization Center links emerging technology companies to assistance from students and faculty in designing, launching and marketing products.

In return, the students gain “real world” experience in fields of business, public relations, computer science and design, and are allowed to use the finished products in their portfolios.

The center is wrapping up its first round of partnerships with local companies and in the coming weeks plans to announce the firm it will work with this year.

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ITN Awards Over $75,000 in Faculty and Private Sector Commercialization Projects

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Harrisburg, PA 05.05.09// - The Innovation Transfer Network (ITN) is pleased to announce $78,715 in Seed Assistance Grant (SAG) funding for faculty and private sector commercialization projects in South Central Pennsylvania. Eight faculty members across six ITN partner colleges and universities were awarded grants of up to $10,000 with five projects involving business partners.

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'Whatever Comes Up' Could Be $100,000 at Ben Franklin/Innovation Transfer Event

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04.23.09//For those who are wondering what companies are doing to raise money for business development these days, there should be a heightened degree of interest in the event planned on May 5 for members and friends of the Innovation Transfer Network at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. One lucky company will take home a check for $100,000 from the Ben Franklin Partners of Central and Northern PA as winner of the tech development organization's Big Idea Contest.

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ITN Seed Grant Winner Featured in New York Times Magazine

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Trexler Proffitt's efforts to develop and assess the feasibility of a local stock exchange recently gained national recognition in the December issue of the New York Times Magazine, 8th Annual Year in Ideas.

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