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Posts tagged “Opinion Analysis”

5:40 a.m. Monday

WTW in review: Last week's 70 headlines (Part Two)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:31 a.m. Monday

WTW in review: Last week's 70 headlines (Part One)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

February 23

Vivek Wadhwa: Why I am stepping out of the debate on women in technology

Vivek Wadhwa Former Triangle entrepreneur-turned-academic and award-winning author, has been an outspoken proponent for women and minorities in the technology industry for years. But after a dispute with WNYC, a National Public Radio affiliate, Wadhwa says he is stepping out of the debate about women in tech. In this column, he explains his reasons.

February 23

White House promotes cybersecurity information sharing

The Broadband Report       The Broadband Report: Cybersecurity is considered a major threat to businesses and a top national policy priority right now for government officials. President Obama signed an executive order this month to encourage and promote sharing of cybersecurity threat information within the private sector and between the private sector and government.

Updated February 23

WTW in review: Last week's 55 headlines (Part One)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

Updated February 23

WTW in review: Last week's 55 headlines (Part Two)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

Updated February 18

Vivek Wadhwa: Why I'm confident that the tech industry is fixing its diversity quagmire

Former Triangle tech entrepreneur-turned-academic and award-winning author Vivek Wadhwa believes progress is being made by tech companies when it comes to improving diversity.

Diversity Diversity

February 16

Premium Lock Anthem hack fallout: Look for healthcare security spending spike

Hackers   Healthcare and insurance companies will increase security spending in the first half of this year. So predicts Technology Business Research, forecasting a major impact from the data breach at Anthem on the security industry. Analyst Jane Wright offers an in-depth review of what's likely to happen.

Updated February 16

Premium Lock Your technology trading guide, courtesy Insider Joe Procopio

Bulls keep running WTW Insider Joe Procopio has some tech stock trading ideas just for you: "If you know me, you know I tend to dabble in the stock market. And if you know the stock market, you know that illustrious financial analysts make (Bold! Shocking! Market Moving!) predictions about the future of technology and, let's face it, they mean nothing."So what's Joe's take on the markets, which are at record highs?

Updated February 16

News in review: Last week's 61 WTW headlines (Part One)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

Updated February 11

Why one entrepreneur says startups need 'net neutrality'

Internet     As the debate intensifies over "net neutrality" and regulation of the Internet, advocates on both sides of the argument have plenty of say. Peter Michaels, CEO of Durham startup ShiftZen, wants a "neutral net" for his firm and for other entrepreneurs.

Updated February 10

Draw a line in the sand on tech: Say 'No' to SmartTV snooping

Samsung "listening TV" One of my favorite Rolling Stones songs is "Fingerprint File." Mick needs to rewrite the lyrics to say "digital profile." The Skinny is giving serious consideration to becoming a Luddite. Samsung's disclosure that its SmartTV will disclose voice commands and other information is an outrage. Technology's intervention into our private lives in search of ways to make even more money has finally gone too far.

February 9

Looking for an exotic vacation? Here's why moon travel may be only 20 years away

Vivek Wadhwa Dreaming of traveling to the moon? Entrepreneurs just may make that dream a reality. The good news is that governments no longer have a monopoly on space exploration. In two or three decades, we will have entrepreneurs taking us on private spaceflights to the moon. That is what has become possible.

Updated February 9

Premium Lock System X integration complete, Lenovo sets sights on data center hardware crown

Armed with the fully integrated portfolio and resources of IBM's former x86 server business, Lenovo is boldly forging ahead into a hardware market defined and differentiated increasingly by software and services, says Senior Analyst Christian Perry of Technology Business Research.

Lenovo's x86 server business operates globally Lenovo's x86 server business operates globally

February 9

WTW news in review: Last week's 39 headlines

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

February 2

Premium Lock Reviewing WTW news: Last week's 51 headlines

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

January 30

Premium Lock You Decide: What are the impacts of tax changes?

Mike Walden Mike Walden: Research suggests innovation increases when the economy is confronted with major questions. If accurate, then we may be on the cusp of a new flurry of innovative activity.

January 30

Premium Lock Is North Carolina the State of Technology?

The North Carolina Technology Association released the State of Technology Industry Report online on Friday, containing valuable information to serve as a baseline resource for policy makers, economic developers, media, and of course the tech community. It will be presented to the Triangle community on Feb. 4, but we have your sneak peak.

NCSTIR NCSTIR

January 30

Premium Lock Inside IBM earnings: Cloud model poses challenge for software revenue

IBM earnings  Analysis: End-customer purchasing shifts from licenses to subscriptions challenge IBM's ability to grow software revenue, according to Technology Business Research.

January 29

Premium Lock Peter Diamandis's 'Bold' a reminder of how entrepreneurs will control the world's fate

Vivek Wadhwa Vivek Wadhwa: Just as an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs that ruled the Earth and made way for small furry mammals, a new wave of planetary disruptions is about to occur. The new asteroid is called "exponential technology."

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