Technology and Innovation

Feature StoryOne hundred sixty-one students met for the first day of the 20-week LaunchCode class, held at Southwest Tennessee Community College. (Submitted)

Free coding class for adults kicks off in Memphis


Feature StoryMike Blumenthal
Feature StoryDr. Isaac Rodriguez, chief science officer and co-founder of SweetBio and Kayla Rodriguez-Graff, co-founder and SweetBio CEO.
Feature StoryDr. Phil Baker, founder of Good Shepherd Pharmacy, poses for a photo at the nonprofit pharmacy. (submitted)
Feature Story In addition to coworking, Epicenter members have opportunities to participate in professional development and networking events.

Eight places to cowork in Memphis


Feature StoryA power-drained Bird scooter on Central Avenue near Christian Brothers University. (Cole Bradley)
Feature StoryA group of passengers prepares to board a MATA bus at the American Way Transit Center on January 9, 2018. (Brandon Dahlberg)

Memphis-based startup improves breakdown detection in MATA buses


Feature Story A Bluff City Virtual Reality employee uses reality augmentation equipment at the Cordova location. (Ziggy Mack)
Innovation & Job NewsThe independent craft brewer seal is a handy tool for enthusiasts to easily differentiate beer from craft brewers and beer produced by "big beer.".
Innovation & Job NewsThe Memphis mixed-use project includes new construction and adaptive reuse.

Artspace lifts up artists to build capacity and community


Development NewsThe building at 645 Marhsall Avenue will be renovated inside and out over the next four months.
Innovation & Job NewsStephanie Cummings, Please Assist Me CEO and co-founder, center, along with two Please Assist Me assistants, help users with tasks they might be too busy for like cleaning the house or doing laundry, as part of a newly launched startup accelerator.