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Inside Wisconsin

with Tom Still


Outside Wisconsin’s biggest cities, academic research growing in prominence

While the state’s doctoral universities are the main sources of research activities, the 11 comprehensive campuses also are churning out ideas — including some that display commercial and company creation potential.

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In the long run, autonomous vehicles safer for pedestrians, bikers

A week after a woman was killed by a self-driving car in Tempe, Ariz., while walking her bike across a dark street, Uber’s ability to test and operate autonomous vehicles was suspended by Arizona’s governor.

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Most votes in the Legislature are bipartisan, even when the debate is not

In what may have been the closing bell for the current edition of the Wisconsin Assembly, lawmakers took on three bills that appeared fractious based on the debate leading up to votes on the floor.

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In Wisconsin’s quest to produce more workers and startups, don’t forget liberal arts

From time to time, colleges and universities can — and should — clean out the cobwebs of curricula clutter.

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Where broadband access is good, local businesses can go global

If you scan through the 20 or so customer reviews on the website for Superior Sauna & Steam, a company near the northern Wisconsin city of Ashland, you’ll notice something right away: Few of the people who thanked the firm for its products and service are from Wisconsin.

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Tom Still is president of the Wisconsin Technology Council. He is the former associate editor of the Wisconsin State Journal.



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