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Innovation Velocity: Memory-Driven Computing Could Transform our Global Future

James Canton | Posted 12.09.2016 | Business
James Canton

The end of the year is a good time to both be thankful and to remind us all that we face a future of immensely complex challenges. These challenges we...

Silicon Intelligence, Organic Wisdom. The Future Of Work And Education.

Mark HT Ridinger, MD | Posted 12.01.2016 | Education
Mark HT Ridinger, MD

Deposit Photos. Used with permission. Or, Towards a Wisdom Quotient and Novel Educational-Vocational Paradigm Automation Performance Anxiety Incre...

8 Ways To Protect Yourself Internet Phishing Schemes

Jack Choros | Posted 10.25.2016 | Technology
Jack Choros

The Internet can help you do, see, and experience some amazing things. But just like any other great thing, there's also someone who wants to ruin it ...

The Value Of Not Knowing Things

Eva Moon | Posted 10.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Eva Moon

Truth may or may not be out there and we may or may not know it when we find it. But it's mystery and wonder that drive us to keep searching for the truth.

Supporting Sales: A Critical (Though Dreaded) IT Role

Danny Wong | Posted 10.17.2016 | Business
Danny Wong

As an IT professional, it's easy to go to a place of resentment when you consider your role in sales. You do the footwork and they get the glory... and commission. However, the role of the IT department in sales is not only irreplaceable but significantly valuable to the company as a whole. Your colleagues' salaries depend on it.

Our Right To Vote Obligates Us To Exercise It

Javier Saade | Posted 10.12.2016 | Politics
Javier Saade

The most fundamental right citizens have in a democracy is that which allows them to chose their government and by consequence the broad stage in whic...

Redefining Gender: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 10.29.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Recent social movements include the Ice Bucket Challenge, #bringbackourgirls, #heforshe, Black Lives Matter and same-sex marriage. As Emma Watson eloq...

The Value of a Technology Roadmap

Brian de Haaff | Posted 09.01.2016 | Technology
Brian de Haaff

I often am asked about the most important elements to building a strong roadmap. I usually share my experiences and point people towards the many art...

3 Essential Questions When Creating Your Customer Support Experience

Sarah Deane | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Sarah Deane

The support experience, customer service, and customer care, play an incredibly important role in a Customer's Experience of a brand. How a brand shows up when things go wrong weighs heavily on the Customer's perception of the brand as a whole.

One of the Most Powerful Tools to Fight Global Poverty Fits in your Pocket

Lutheran World Relief | Posted 08.03.2016 | Impact
Lutheran World Relief

The telecommunications revolution that has seen the development of products ranging from the simple mobile phone to smartphones and tablet computers i...

Insourcing: American Lose Jobs to H-1B Visa Workers

Judy Frankel | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

If a company is done with an employee, guest workers often find themselves stranded in the U.S. without a job. After five years as an H-1B, employers are required to start paying social security, so the worker becomes less attractive. When the job is over, so is the visa, making them into illegals. Their staffing company may h

5 Ways to Empower Girls to Code

Vivienne Mayer | Posted 07.13.2016 | Parents
Vivienne Mayer

Part two of the Everyday Empowerment series for girls and women Imagine a brand new language is replacing English as THE leading international means o...

Binge-Watch This 'WIRED' Cybersecurity Series in 39 Minutes

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 07.05.2016 | Comedy
Courtney M. Soliday

Remember that June-2013-Edward-Snowden-PRISM-4th-Amendment thing? Think "Archer" meets "Mr. Robot." On June 21, 2013, the first WIRED Magazine scripte...

Car Free Cities Are Coming ... slowly

John M. Eger | Posted 06.16.2016 | Green
John M. Eger

According to a recent report, 9 cities "from Spain to China" nine cities will soon have "more bike lanes, improved public transit, and financial incen...

Best Tech Conferences for IT Professionals

Toby Nwazor | Posted 06.03.2016 | Technology
Toby Nwazor

Credit As an IT professional, if you want to demand the highest salary, and work for the best companies with the best benefits, you have to stay curr...

The Trouble With Outsourcing IT for Larger Firms, With Sal Sarosh

Nancy Laws | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
Nancy Laws

According to cOutsource founder, Sal Sarosh, Mid-size and enterprise customers have largely stayed away from using freelancing platforms. Although m...

A Conversation With Vishal Sikka

Patrick Daniel | Posted 05.26.2016 | Technology
Patrick Daniel

Dr. Vishal Sikka is a champion of technology, and clearly sees it as an amplifier of human potential. He wants to use software in purposeful ways to address some of the biggest challenges of our times.

How to Hire an IT Team to Avoid Humiliating Moments [Alarming Statistics]

Yatin Khulbe | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business
Yatin Khulbe

Do you want your company to go through this pain? Target, a second-largest discount retailer in the United States, paid $19 million to banks issuing ...

Give Technology a Seat at the Head Table

Peter Aceto | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

A CEO who does not fully appreciate and understand the impact of technology on any business is missing the point of what is remarkably exciting and fascinating about the world we live in today.

Showcasing the City of the Future

John M. Eger | Posted 05.02.2016 | Technology
John M. Eger

Last week Alphabet, formerly known as Google, announced that it is seeking "Cities with large swaths of land they want redeveloped - likely economical...

Sustainable Car Free Cities Not An Impossible Dream

John M. Eger | Posted 04.28.2016 | Healthy Living
John M. Eger

Some believe the decline of our cities started in 1939 at the World's Fair in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. The most popular exhibition was The World of Tomo...

What I've Learned From 30 Days of Videoconferencing

Cameron Craig | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Cameron Craig

I recently joined a company where the majority of meetings are videoconferences. Sure, I've used videoconferencing at other jobs before but it was usu...

CEOs & CFOs: Do Better with Less by Leveraging VoIP

Ed Wynn | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business
Ed Wynn

Too often, technology executives face the same tired paradox: Do more with less. Especially with IT and telecom technologies, this paradox translates...

10 Characteristics of Extraordinary CIOs

Vala Afshar | Posted 04.13.2016 | Technology
Vala Afshar

The importance of digital business transformation has created a real opportunity for CIOs to win CEO jobs. The role of the CIO and IT leaders has sign...

From Beer to Books and Tequila to Technology

Megan Egbert | Posted 04.06.2016 | Education
Megan Egbert

I never anticipated that these diverse careers would parallel each other in so many ways. However, through my job transformations one things has certainly changed. I never wonder if what I'm doing matters anymore.