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What’s going on this September? National Preparedness Month. This will be the time to increase your awareness of the safety of your business, family, pets and community. During disasters, communication is key. National Preparedness Month concludes on September 30 with the National PrepareAthon! Day. It would be like a science ...

National Preparedness Month is happening right now. It’s the perfect time to take action for you and your community. It’s all about making plans to remain safe, and when disasters do strike, to keep communications going. September 30th is the culmination of NPM, with the National PrepareAthon! Day. If a ...

Although Israel is widely described as the “startup nation,” the country’s tiny market means that Israeli startups need to look beyond Israel if they want to succeed. Not surprisingly, you’ll frequently find Israeli startups exhibiting at technology trade shows throughout the US and Europe. One upcoming opportunity for many ...

'Email is dead' is a popular proclamation that generates buzz and gives tech websites the much needed page-views. But a slew of new investments made by leading venture capitalists for start-ups built on email technology prove why these proclamations have been wrong. Last week, Agari announced that they have raised ...

Two major trends in the technology industry are the movement of communications to all IP networks, while another major trend is the increasing prevalence of APIs (Application Programming Interface). In computer programming, an API specifies how some software components should interact with each other. Using a popular site like ...

As enterprises large a small continue to grow, IT departments are faced with new challenges. How can they manage their clouds? Are they making maximum use of their cloud's capabilities? How can they leverage their cloud deployments to reduce costs? These are critical issues for IT to answer, as ...

Organized crime rings are using brains, not brawn, to target small businesses and steal critical data. Protect your business by putting these 11 security measures into place. Organized crime has always been known to be all about muscle … but even the bad guys have evolved. Seems organized crime syndicates ...

One thing that any IT specialist handles on a regular basis is replacing old equipment. Technology is moving so fast that today’s cutting edge device can be tomorrow’s paperweight. That raises an interesting question though. Once an organization does decide to upgrade or replace any of its existing technology, ...

One of the biggest data breaches of all time involved that of Sony Corp. The hackers stole confidential information from tens of millions of Sony PlayStation Network users. Despite this humongous breach, something surprising happened: New York Supreme Court Jeffrey Oing ruled that Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. and Zurich ...

When it comes to tech startups, crowdfunding is all the rage these days. Many people, however, tend to use crowdfunding as a catch-all term, when in reality there are different types of crowdfunding. Joining us today to help shed some more light on what crowdfunding actually is and how ...

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