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Strategies To Successfully Integrate MSPs Into Your Program

DETROIT - Join MotorCity ISSA for a discussion on Information Security with guest speaker Brian Herr, Chief Security Officer of Coretek, who will discuss strategies to successfully integrate MSPs into your program. Date: January 20, 2022 Time: 6:00PM to 8:00PM Location: Register to receive the meeting invite. Brian Herr is the Chief Security Officer of

By |2022-01-14T13:31:14-05:00January 14th, 2022|Cyber Defense|

Report: Robotaxis, Lithium-Metal Batteries, Bandgap Power Electronics Top EV Trends

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Electric vehicle start-ups have moved from obscurity into some of the world’s most valuable companies, most traditional automakers have committed to an electric future, drivers have been caught sleeping at the wheel of self-driving vehicles, and flying electric taxis have started to leave the pages of science fiction. The rapid pace of change

By |2022-01-11T09:51:12-05:00January 11th, 2022|Mobility, New Products, New Products / Contracts|

Report: By 2030 185 Million EVs On Road, 170 Million EV Charge Stations Deployed

DETROIT - By 2030, Guidehouse Insights expects more than 185 million Electric Vehicles will be in use with nearly 170 million charge points deployed. Many of these charge points are anticipated to require networking platforms that can streamline various aspects of charge point management such as broadcasting charge point availability to EV drivers, managing access

By |2022-01-11T09:51:42-05:00January 11th, 2022|Mobile MI|

Report: Last Seven Years Hottest On Record

LONDON, England – The European climate agency Copernicus reported that the last seven years were the world’s hottest on record, with the first analysis of global temperature rise in 2021 about 2 degrees F above pre-industrial levels. The assessment of the year also found carbon dioxide in the atmosphere reached record levels and that the

By |2022-01-11T09:52:01-05:00January 10th, 2022|Clean Update, Climate Change, Featured|

Volkswagen, Toyota Coming For Tesla By Spending $170 Billion In EV R&D

DETROIT - The epic fight over who controls the future of the car industry is about to get a whole lot more interesting. Tesla Inc., the pioneer and pacesetter, has dominated the early rounds of the new-energy age, capturing investors’ imaginations with a vision for what the next generation of vehicles looks like and seizing

By |2022-01-07T16:18:17-05:00January 7th, 2022|Auto Tech, Clean Update|

A National Strategy For The “New Normal” Of Life With COVID

CHICAGO - As the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 demonstrates, COVID-19 is here to stay. In January 2021, President Biden issued the “National Strategy for the COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness.” As the US moves from crisis to control, this national strategy needs to be updated. Policy makers need to specify the goals and strategies for

By |2022-01-07T08:21:40-05:00January 7th, 2022|Coronavirus, Science|

Stryker To Acquire Digital Care Platform Vocera Communications For $3 Billion

KALAMAZOO - Stryker announced on Thursday a definitive merger agreement to acquire Vocera Communications for $3.09 billion. Vocera provides a platform for digital care coordination and communication strategy, offering a portfolio that is complementary to Stryker’s division that focuses on technologies that address connecting hospitals with caregivers, and data-generating medical devices. “Vocera’s highly developed software

By |2022-01-07T08:21:53-05:00January 7th, 2022|Featured, Life Sciences, Life Sciences/Biotech|

UM Requires Proof Of COVID Vaccination, Or Negative Test, To Enter, Including Athletic Events

ANN ARBOR – If you’re planning to visit, work or attend an indoor athletic event at  the University of Michigan campus, you have to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative-test results – or you won’t be admitted. The new policy was announced this week in response to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases throughout

By |2022-01-05T19:15:58-05:00January 5th, 2022|Coronavirus, Featured, Science|

MEDC Names Jen Nelson New COO

LANSING—Officials at the Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced that Jen Nelson has been appointed COO for the organization. Nelson returns to the MEDC, where she will lead MEDC organizational operations, including development and implementation of MEDC’s strategic plan as well as MEDC’s continuous improvement and organizational performance initiatives. “Jen brings an incredible wealth of experiences

By |2022-01-05T08:02:10-05:00January 4th, 2022|Politics, Politics/Government|

NASA To Let International Space State Burn Up In Atmosphere

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fl. - NASA is scaling back its presence in low-Earth orbit as the government focuses on sending humans back to the moon and, eventually, to Mars. As part of that transition, the space agency wants to rent out facilities for its astronauts on new space stations run by private companies. When these stations are ready, NASA

By |2022-01-05T08:02:43-05:00January 4th, 2022|Science, Space Exploration, STEM|