| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Backed by money from two major tech companies, the University of Central Florida on Tuesday will launch a new $1 million complex of laboratories, creating an informal co-working setting for science, art and imagination to morph into new technologies....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:12 AM
Harris Corp. recently approved payouts under its annual incentive plan, including a $1.5 million cash payment for CEO William Brown.
The payouts were approved by the company board for achievement of fiscal 2014 targets for financial and other...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Lockheed Martin Corp. has received a nearly $233 million boost to its Orlando work on flight-training and maintenance simulators for the advanced but often troubled F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program.
The contract increase – one of the largest...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Nearly 1 million Floridians enrolled in insurance through the Affordable Care Act can expect refunds averaging $65 because of a part of the law that requires insurance companies to spend at least 80 percent of their money paying for health care, the U.S....
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Spy technology has become so widespread and smartphone-ready that sleuthing, like golf, can be played by almost anyone.
Not everyone can own a Stingray II, the controversial surveillance device from Harris Corp. that gathers cellphone data from targeted...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida held a record-breaking auction during its annual Celebrate the Children event on Friday at the Orlando Marriott World Center.
The event, which funds a big part of the clubs' operating expenses for the year,...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Central Florida's largest high-tech players — Lockheed Martin Corp. and Harris Corp. — have a big chunk of their revenue prospects hitched to the often controversial, sometimes uneven flight path of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Lifted by a series of high-tech deals — from satellite technology to classified military systems — Harris Corp. posted a higher quarterly profit and level revenue on Tuesday, meeting the consensus Wall Street forecast for its fourth quarter....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Buoyed by a streamlining that has shed 500 jobs in Central Florida, Harris Corp. said Tuesday it posted stronger than expected profit in its latest quarter, although revenue fell short of expectations.
The Melbourne-based high-tech company said it has...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:29 AM
|| Rank || Rank '12 || Company (Local subsidiary) || 2013 Full-time || 2013 Part-time || 2013 Total || 2012 Total ||
|| 1 || 1 || Walt Disney Co. (Walt Disney World) || 43700 || 26200 || 69900 || 66700 ||
|| 2 || 2 || Adventist...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Citing lower sales to the U.S. government, Melbourne-based Harris Corp. posted lower quarterly revenue and profit Tuesday, generating mixed results for Wall Street.
The electronics and communications company earned $137 million, or $1.27 a share, in its...