Posts tagged “Internet”

April 17

WTW week in review: 54 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

April 17

Getting WTW on the go: Use our mobile iPhone/iOS, Android apps

WRAL TechWire, a comprehensive source of coverage of companies in the Carolinas and beyond with a focus on the growth industries of broadband, life sciences, and on entrepreneurs and venture funding, has WRAL TechWire apps for iOS and Android devices.

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April 14

Premium Lock How to cash in on analytics? Here are five keys

Data and analytics have redefined the way we compete. Data is a critical corporate asset that organizations are starting to monetize in new ways to get ahead of their competition. The bottom line? Companies that leverage data to drive the performance of their organization's decisions are winning at a faster rate than their competition. Here are five keys to leading in the age of analytics.

Monetizing Your Data Monetizing Your Data

Updated April 14

$19.8 billion airwaves auction may mean better cell service

FCC    Consumers could see more competition and better mobile service after the end of a big U.S. government auction transferring airwave rights from TV broadcasters to companies interested in wireless networks.

Updated April 13

Premium Lock UNC, Duke make list of top schools for an online master's degree in IT

Both the University of North Carolina and Duke are among the top 35 schools for obtaining an online Master's degree in Information Technology in 2017, according to College Choice.

College Choice includes Duke, UNC among top 35 schools for online IT Masters degree. College Choice includes Duke, UNC among top 35 schools for online IT Masters degree.

April 12

Premium Lock Report: Apple dominating 'contactless' pay - but don't forget Paypal

Trying out Apple Pay More than 500 million people will be using "contactless" payment systems within the next five years as growth surges by more than 50 percent, says a new report. Apple is the dominant provider - but don't forget Paypal.

Updated April 11

Google Fiber expands Triangle service to Brier Creek

Google Fiber in Triangle Google Fiber is expanding its ultra-fast Internet and entertainment network in the Triangle, now taking service orders in the Brier Creek area of northwest Raleigh near Raleigh Durham International Airport.

April 10

Premium Lock Security firm: CIA cyberespionage tool found across 16 countries

Cyber Security The CIA's cyberespionage toolkit made public by WikiLeaks has been linked to 40 spying operations in 16 countries by a group called Longhorn, an early public assessment of the intelligence agency's global hacking operations, computer security company Symantec said Monday. pLus: Who is Longhorn?

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April 10

Sageworks tax solution wins banking innovation award

Sageworks Raleigh-based Sageworks - a finalist in WRAL TechWire's annual awards program - is the winner of a top honor in the commercial banking industry for its "Electronic Tax Return reader" software solution.

Updated April 10

Premium Lock 'From CEO to student:' Next adventure for Automated Insights' Robbie Allen

Robbie Allen, founder and CEO of Durham's Automated Insights, is going back to school - again. And he just may hatch another startup idea as he pursues a Ph.D at UNC's Kenan-Flagler.

Robbie Allen's newest back-to-school trip Robbie Allen's newest back-to-school trip

April 10

WTW week in review: 61 headlines not to be missed, part three

Triangle headlines Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part three.

April 10

WTW week in review: 61 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

April 8

HepatoSys, Lonza collaborate on liver cell research

Medical research Two North Carolina bioscience companies with expertise in human liver cells are joining forces to improve the quantity and quality of those cells for use in pharmaceutical research and drug testing.

Updated April 7

Premium Lock Lenovo server group rebounds in cloud IT sales; Cisco, NetApp surge; IBM slips

A new report from International Data Corporation shows that Lenovo's troubled server group is showing signs of recovery - at least in terms of sales targeting cloud information technology spending. Meanwhile, Cisco sales surge, cutting into market share held by leaders HP and Dell.

Tracking cloud IT gear spending Tracking cloud IT gear spending

Updated April 7

How can mobile app firms can counter declining installs?

Tracking Bluetooth beacons by Reveal Mobile MediaPost's Gavin O'Malley published this commentary: "In some respects, the mobile boom is officially over in the States. Indeed, Adobe's latest global mobile report found double-digit declines in both app installs (38%) and launches (28%) over the past two years." So what can companies and app developers do to counter the trend?

April 7

Google expands 'fact check' conclusions in news searches

Google Google will expand the use of "fact check" tags in its search results -- the tech industry's latest effort to combat false and misleading news stories.

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