On-Demand Pedicab Service App Now Available for Download, Service to Begin in Orlando Dec. 18

ORLANDO, Fla.  — Unicycle Technology, LLC recently unveiled plans to launch a free smart phone app that provides on-demand access to pedicab services in Orlando.  The local startup has now launched Rydes Pedicab App, which is available for download on iOS and Android devices with service set to begin Friday, Dec. 18. Through GPS technology, Rydes […]

Local Startup to Launch App for On-Demand Pedicab Service in Orlando Dec. 18

ORLANDO — Unicycle Technology, a Central Florida-based startup company, is set to launch a free smart phone app that provides on-demand access to pedicab services in Orlando beginning Dec. 18. Rydes Pedicab App, which will be available on iOS and Android devices, uses GPS technology to summon the nearest available pedicab driver and also provides prospective […]

DRW Life Skills Institute Honors 23 Graduates at Emotional Intelligence Awards Gala

Kissimmee, Fla.  — The DRW Life Skills Institute in Kissimmee honored 23 graduates of its Certified Holistic-Emotional Intelligence Coach Program at the Emotional Intelligence Awards Gala, held recently at Park Inn by Radisson in Kissimmee and sponsored by the Orlando chapters of the Society of Emotional Intelligence and the International Coach Federation. Dr. Wanda Bonet-Gascot, better […]

Florida Citrus Sports Testing New Technology to Offer Spectators Exclusive Access to Live Content

(ORLANDO, Fla.) – Florida Citrus Sports (FCSports) will be testing a new technology to enhance the gameday fan experience at this year’s Russell Athletic Bowl and Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl. LiveEventTV™ will give users unprecedented access to video, audio and stats delivered directly to their smart devices. Developed by Winter Springs-based imediaReach®—a participating company in […]

Hesperos Scientists Awarded International Prize for Accurate New Alternative to Animal Testing of Pharmaceuticals

ORLANDO, Fla. — Hesperos Inc., utilizing technology developed by UCF and Cornell University scientists to enable a more accurate way to test pharmaceuticals without using animal subjects, has been awarded a major international prize. This innovative technology, known as Body-on-a-Chip or Human-on-a-Chip, was recently awarded the 2015 Lush Prize for Science over 11 finalists from Japan, […]

President of DRW Life Skills Institute in Kissimmee Honored by Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce

Kissimmee, Fla. — Dr. Wanda Bonet-Gascot (“Dr. W”)  recently received the Ricardo Carrion Professional of the Year 2015 Award during the Puerto Rican Chamber of Central Florida Fourth edition of Premios El Josco. Dr.W who heads DrW Life Skills Institute in Kissimmee was recognized for her challenges and the positive role she plays the business […]

Covian Consulting Team Has Three Publishing Successes

ORLANDO, Fla.  — Maritza Concha, Ph.D., founder of Covian Consulting, is increasingly recognized as an expert in her field as evidence by her three most recent successes in publishing. The Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health (JOIH) recently accepted Dr. Concha and team’s manuscript on “Anxiety and alcohol consumption among Latina mothers and daughters in South […]