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India’s war on foreign technology risks backfire

An employee works at a computer terminal against a backdrop of a picture of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs at the start-up village at Kinfra High Tech Park in the southern Indian city of Kochi October 13, 2012. Three decades after Infosys, India’s second largest software services provider, Founded by middle-class engineers, the country has …

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The Advance Advantage: Nationwide Auto Parts Chain Celebrates Roanoke Link | local business

Raised in Roanoke, Junior Word would spend weekends with his father and grandfather fixing the family cars – he would tinker with his uncle’s 1984 Chevy pickup or his father’s old Dodge. Whenever a new part was needed for a repair, there was only one stop: “They all bought from Advance,” says Word. “They would …

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The Edge Advantage: 90 Years After Roanoke Launch | local business

Junior Word grew up in Roanoke and spent weekends with his father and grandfather fixing the family cars – he would tinker with his uncle’s 1984 Chevy pickup or his father’s old Dodge. Whenever a new part was needed for a repair, there was only one stop: “They all bought from Advance,” says Word. “They …

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Retail Summary: New Lincoln Store Offers Pot-Your-Own-Plant Experience | Local business news

The story of how Megan Connealy came to be opening a plant and home decor store across the street from Nebraska State Penitentiary revolves heavily around two events in February. First, her husband Devan finished remodeling a space in the former Burger King location at 14th Street and Pioneers Boulevard for a coffee shop. He …

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