The Triangle is buzzing with the good news that the "American Tobacco Historic District in Durham is one of seven sites selected to be part of Google's new "Entrepreneurs Tech Hub Network." Centers will receive financial support, technology, equipment and discounts to various Google product offerings.
The news was announced at an event in Durham as well as in Chicago. Google will be partnering in the Bull City with theAmerican Underground, which is based at American Tobacco and offers shared office facilities to startups as well as service providers focused on new and emerging companies.
The program is an attempt to create a nationwide network of entrepreneurs, the Internet giant said." Read more at WRAL.com.