Monthly Archives: August 2014

Barclays Bank will generate about 500 jobs at new technology center in McKinney – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog) Barclays Bank will generate about 500 jobs at new technology center in McKinneyDallas Morning News (blog)Jim Wehmeier, president of the McKinney Economic Development Corp., said today that he expects Barclays to generate about 500 jobs when … Continue reading

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Local cab companies question new technology company called Uber – WDBJ7

New York Times Local cab companies question new technology company called UberWDBJ7"We are a technology company,” said Bennett. “We don't hire any drivers and we don't own any vehicles. You don't hail or call up to request a ride. We … Continue reading

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The Red Hot Market for Learning Management Systems – Forbes

The Red Hot Market for Learning Management SystemsForbesThis means they have to largely reskill their engineering and manufacturing teams. Tech workers need to learn Big Data technologies and advanced mathematics. Healthcare workers are constantly getting new technology to learn, and … Continue reading

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Camas HS football team adds new technology to measure concussions – KPTV.com

Camas HS football team adds new technology to measure concussionsKPTV.comA technological advance is allowing Camas High School's football team to have a better idea when a player might have suffered a concussion. This off-season, Coach Jon Eagle decided to use … Continue reading

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Keurig’s New Technology Can’t Keep Pirates at Bay – 24/7 Wall St.

The Consumerist Keurig's New Technology Can't Keep Pirates at Bay24/7 Wall St.Keurig is trying to beat back the challenge partly by introducing a new, larger K-Carafe 30-ounce pod to go with a new larger machine, the Keurig 2.0. The company … Continue reading

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Back to School Q&A: Saline schools aim to expand Next Generation classrooms … – Heritage Newspapers

Heritage Newspapers Back to School Q&A: Saline schools aim to expand Next Generation classrooms …Heritage NewspapersSaline Area Schools Assistant Superintendent Steve Laatsch, as part of a Q&A series featuring school districts in Washtenaw County, said the district is excited about … Continue reading

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Beyond barriers: How robotics changed one Flint girl’s path – MLive.com

Bridge Michigan Beyond barriers: How robotics changed one Flint girl's pathMLive.comAmong her mentors on that team was Dr. Henry Kowalski, a Kettering University professor who has guided robotics participants from Metal Muscle for the past 10 years. Over that time, … Continue reading

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Can robots help Flint’s youth? Program directors hope so – MLive.com

Can robots help Flint's youth? Program directors hope soMLive.comWith the help of Flint-based Kettering University, more inner-city and minority students will get similar opportunities as Kettering opens a community robotics center on Sept. 19. Housed in an old gym that … Continue reading

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Google Is Testing Delivery Drone System – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Google Is Testing Delivery Drone SystemWall Street JournalGoogle aims to have the drones flying programmed routes at altitudes of 130 feet to 200 feet with the push of a button. Precise navigation will be needed to pick … Continue reading

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How To Build A Large Following On Google Plus (And Why You Should) – Forbes

How To Build A Large Following On Google Plus (And Why You Should)ForbesGoogle Plus is the Rodney Dangerfield of social networks: “it don't get no respect.” I used to have little interest in it myself until I started experimenting with … Continue reading

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