Category: Technology

NEWARK, Del. —  Christiana Care Health System has again been selected as one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the United States by the American Hospital Association, a reflection of the health system’s success at using technology to advance its strategic goals. Christiana Care was one of only about 425 health systems selected as a…

NEWARK, Del. – Gov. John Carney  signed into law House Bill 180 on Thursday, legislation that requires additional protections for Delawareans whose personal information may be compromised in a computer breach, including additional notifications and free credit monitoring services. The new law requires businesses to safeguard information, and requires businesses to provide free credit monitoring services…

OmniNet, a Wilmington-based provider of third party security services for small businesses, today announced its partnership with Telarus. Telarus, a so-called data master agent, uses consolidated business data to market products across a wide network. Under the partnership, Telarus will market OmniNet’s cyber security solution to 4,000-plus cloud and connectivity sales partners. “Security has never…

DOVER, Del. — Motif Medical, a Dover-based medical equipment provider, has launched its first double electric breast pump, the Motif Duo. The Motif Duo features an advanced range of suction and comfort settings, a rechargeable battery that lasts almost three hours, and weighs less than a pound. The Duo can be used for single or…

GeoSwap, a mobile app developed by University of Delaware students, launches in Wilmington on Thursday with a special event called Wilm Day. Throughout Trolley Square, North Market Street, and The Riverfront, local businesses will offer discounts and special deals in partnership with the app. The app provides information about events and destinations happening around the…

Kris Vaddi has spent enough time in classrooms and laboratories to understand the power of discovery. More importantly, he knows that it cannot be created from a textbook or a lesson plan. “Discovery is an art,” Vaddi says. “It’s not something that’s taught.” As Vaddi’s latest business venture, Prelude Therapeutics, finds its way forward, he…

Not far across the Pennsylvania state line, the recycling firm AeroAggregates has a plan to divert $55 million beer bottles from curbside recycling bins in the Delaware Valley over the next year. The company’s proprietary process turns waste glass into 100 percent recycled construction material. A ribbon cutting was held yesterday at the company’s plant…

DuPont will debut its new generation of stretchable electronic inks and films for smart clothing today at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City, Utah. The materials are being introduced along with a new brand called DuPont Intexar. Intexar clothing collects biometric data through ordinary fabrics, tracking heart rate, breathing rate, form awareness…

Dover native balances role on ‘House of Cards’ with running his own startup

Dover native Brian Harvath (center) portrays a Secret Service agent on the Netflix series “House of Cards,” all while running his own video production company here in Delaware. By Katie Wecht Special to Delaware Business Times Dover native Brian Harvath already has a recurring role as a Secret Service agent on the award-winning Netflix series…