Browsing Category: Technology

Trump & Big Tech Clash Over Coal

As data demand continues to grow for large tech-based companies, so too does the demand for cheap power. For instance, in the last two years alone, Etsy Inc. doubled its electricity use to keep up with its $2.8-billion-a-year’s worth of data, ultimately using enough to supply 1,000 homes just last year. In fact, according to […]

Interim Equifax CEO Searches for Tech Solutions Following Major Security Breach

From roughly mid-May through July, hackers had access to the sensitive information of 143 million Americans due to a major data breach at Equifax, one of three of the country’ major credit reporting bureaus. According to the Federal Trade Commission, consumers’ names, Social Security numbers (SSNs), dates of birth, home addresses, and driver’s license numbers […]

4 Tech Conferences to Attend to Close Out 2017

Artificial intelligence and cloud computing — these industries quite literally never sleep. A great way to stay in the know about what’s coming in the industry is to attend conferences. Conferences are a great way for your company to stay agile. You’ll learn about new and evolving technologies and discover what new tech breakthroughs can […]

Tech and Politics Continue to Collide: Facebook, Apple, Microsoft and others speak out about DACA

On Tuesday, September 5th, President Trump decided to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program amid many calls to keep the program, especially from the tech industry. Dubbed the “Dreamers” program by supporters, the immigration policy was passed by an executive order during Obama’s presidency to allow undocumented immigrants who came to the […]