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Google’s Artificial Intelligence Speaks, and She’s a Woman

By | Jul 22, 2015 at 8:00 am

Stephen Hawking is a theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author, and all around academic bad ass. There’s no doubt in my mind that he’s one of the smartest human beings to ever exist. You already knew that though. What you maybe didn’t know is that he’s…

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Study: Most People Okay with Robots in the Workplace

By | Jul 20, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Would you be cool with having a robot as a coworker? Well, it may soon be time to start considering such a reality. According to a recent survey conducted by the U.K.-based Expert Market, 70 percent of managers would consider using a robot on…

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Report Shows Biggest Risk to Tech Industry is the Rest of the Tech Industry

By | Jul 7, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Like all industries experiencing prolonged periods of intense competition fuelled by growth and the promise of profits, there is the ever-present danger of collapse. The tech industry is no exception. Amid concerns of rapid innovation driving priority employment trends, 95 percent of hiring managers…

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Technology Empowers Content Creators to Earn in New Ways

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Historically content creators have struggled with media and record companies to gain more control over releasing their material and making fairer incomes from their work. Recent advances in technology are providing options that can make this a reality. The pervasiveness of smartphones, tablets, and…

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How Companies and SEOs are Winning With New TLDs

By | Jun 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm

2014 was a big year in the TLD landscape, as batches of new TLDs were released into the wild by ICANN. In a nutshell, rather than the ability to register just the typical .com, .net, .org, .info etc, along with country specific TLDs such…

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Making Decisions for Your Customers Is the Next Evolution

By | Jun 27, 2015 at 12:00 pm

If you walk into any grocery store, you’ll find a dizzying number of toothpaste varieties: gel or paste, cinnamon or mint, whitening or sensitive. Retailers offer a wide range of products because they’ve traditionally seen choice as a benefit. But in the age of…

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Tech Companies Show Pride, Support for Marriage Equality

By | Jun 26, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Today in a landmark decision the majority of the US Supreme Court ruled in support of same-sex marriages, legalizing it across the nation. Over the past few years many tech companies have made great strides in improving support, respect, and meeting the needs of…

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10 Tech Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

By | Jun 24, 2015 at 9:00 am

On May 21, several top venture capitalists got together at the 17th annual top 10 tech trends dinner hosted in San Jose by the Churchill Club to discuss what they believe will be the biggest tech trends between now and 2020. According to Forbes,…

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A List of Other Things I Want Taylor Swift to Change

By | Jun 22, 2015 at 5:02 pm

This weekend, Apple changed its position on Apple Music after multi-Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift penned a blog post admonishing the company for its initial plans to not pay royalties to artists during the company’s music service’s free, three-month trial for users. Last night,…

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How Smart Manufacturing is Creating the Next Industrial Revolution

By | Jun 13, 2015 at 2:00 pm

The biggest change that the manufacturing industry is experiencing right now is the Internet of Things (IoT). The first industrial revolution was largely powered by steam power and today IoT-centric solutions are powering the fourth industrial revolution. Sensors are central to IoT solutions in…

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The Rise of Diamond Semiconductors and the Future of Tech

By | Jun 6, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Diamonds are still a girl’s best friend, but in today’s technology-driven world, they have become so much more than eye candy and have increasingly been used as a replacement for silicon. With any industry, it’s all about supply and demand. So what are the…

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EnviroTech: Putting the ‘Eco’ in Economy

By | Jun 3, 2015 at 5:07 pm

Envirotech or environmental technology is a field of science that focuses on reducing the human impact on the environment through technological advances or improvements. So what does the widespread use of these technologies mean for the overall economy of a country?  Here are 5…

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If You’re a Personal Assistant, it Might Be Time to Look for a New Job

By | May 23, 2015 at 10:00 pm

If you’re anything like Franck Nouyrigat, working on your startup means late nights checking through emails that continue to come in from all different time zones. That’s why he’s thankful for his personal assistant Amy. He wrote this blog post about his experience with AI…

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7 Careers to Explore in Wearable Technology [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | May 21, 2015 at 4:00 pm

While there are few out there who have given up on wearable technology, many still believe that wearable tech will be an essential part of our everyday lives in the near future. Sure, Google has halted its Google Glass Explorers program and the Apple…