Tech News Roundup May 13

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Round-the-world Solar Impulse plane dodges bad weather and lands in Oklahoma Revealed: The winners of the 2016 GeekWire Awards Second bank hit by ‘sophisticated’ malware attack, says Swift – The Guardian Federal Microbiome Project Aims to Solve Tiny […]

Tech News Roundup May 9

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Agricultural innovation committee recommends government upgrades rural telecommunications infrastructure – ZDNet Yelp, Google Hold Pointers to Fix Governments – Wall Street Journal Automatic Assignment of Future Inventions: A Serious Error of Federal Law that Requires Supreme Court Review […]

Tech News Roundup May 4

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Data61, Treasury to review the future of blockchain technology in Australia – ZDNet GeekWire Deals: Use Alexa or your phone to control your TV with the Blumoo IR blaster Apple hires robotic hand pioneer Yoky Matsuoka, former UW […]

Tech News Roundup May 2

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosyste Technology Ticker Why is the technology industry so afraid of tax? – Sydney Morning Herald ‘Sense Of Urgency’ In Forming Next Government – 98FM Tad Czyzewski Named Executive Director of The Choral Arts Society of Washington Schumer urges federal investigation […]

Black Mirror Transcends Fiction Into Reality

Fiction, especially fiction with technology components, can be an entertaining way to think through ethics issues. With that in mind a series we have been watching is the Netflix anthology called Black Mirror. Black Mirror highlights the dark side of life and technology, is now a reality. In the third episode of Season 1, “The Entire History […]

Tech News Roundup April 18

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker Amazon takes on Netflix with new monthly Prime membership programs Privacy wars pit technology firms vs. the feds – Austin American-Statesman For 911 Operators, Technology Helps, But Job Still Stressful – Emergency Management Commentary: KPLU’s proposed acquisition by […]