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The technical side of business

During presentations, the app is not the focus — you are

Since presentations seem to be a fact of business and academic life for the foreseeable future, it is time to rethink them. A better presentation — one that supports the presenter’s efforts to engage, inspire, educate, or sell the audience — is really just four steps away. Keep Reading During presentations, the app is not the focus — you are

Our New AI Overlords

Nearly half of all workers in a recent survey fear losing their jobs to artificial intelligence systems. The future is closer than we think. Keep Reading Our New AI Overlords

There’s No App for This

The world is being changed by technology, and yet only a tiny percentage of the designers and developers of those changes are women. Pushing the needle requires a cultural change. Keep Reading There’s No App for This

Some questions to ask before you pick a cloud provider

Since most of us are not technical by nature, the language of the cloud, the companies that thrive in it, and even your own IT staff may seem foreign. Still, it is important that you understand the business need that you are filling and how each cloud company will support and protect your business. Keep Reading Some questions to ask before you pick a cloud provider

Whaling and other phish tales

Also known as CEO fraud, whaling is a new and very successful high-stakes cyberscam that preys on a vulnerability every business has, regardless of IT acumen or budget — human nature. Keep Reading Whaling and other phish tales

Tech resolutions: Nail down the basics in 2017

As important as technology is to nearly every business, it is frightening how little we understand about it, how untrained we are in maximizing the benefits of it and how poorly we protect it. Keep Reading Tech resolutions: Nail down the basics in 2017