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Nebraska Global funds EliteForm, maker of high-tech sports training tools

January 19, 2012 by

With its latest investment, Nebraska Global is using its software development muscle to help, well … develop muscle. The Lincoln-based software investment fund today announced its fifth investment: EliteForm, a company that makes tools for collecting and analyzing workout data and tailoring lifting regimens to help coaches and athletes get the most out of time spent on workouts. The company is launching with two products, StrengthPlanner and PowerTracker — more on those in a moment — and one …  read more

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Attending Today: UNL Venture Plan Championship

December 3, 2010 by

This is a bit of late notice, but if you're in Lincoln tonight definitely try to make your way over to the City Campus Union at University of Nebraska–Lincoln for the 12th Annual UNL Venture Plan Championship. The event kicks off at 5:30 p.m. and is expected to run until about 9. Up for grabs is $1,000, but more importantly…  read more

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disRUPT: Nanotech research is tiny, but important to IT development

November 18, 2010 by

(Left: Christian Binek of University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Photo by Marlon Wright.) Size does matter when it comes to electronics. Consumers seem to prefer ever-smaller devices, but making things too small could lead to major technological problems in roughly 10 years. Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are working on both aspects of the size issue. The decreasing size of devices such as cell phones, mp3 players and computers…  read more

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Upcoming entrepreneur event & award deadline

April 6, 2010 by

Hopefully it's not too late in the week to get a couple more items on your radar. On Thursday, University of Nebraska–Lincoln will be hosting the Coolest Night in Innovation at which the Nebraska Distinguished Entrepreneur Awards will be presented and a preview of innovative startup businesses from across the globe will…  read more

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