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Global Auto Mobility, Michigan Celebrates Small Biz, Michigan Cyber Summit, YouTube Video Guru

ROYAL OAK - On M2 Techcast Monday Oct. 15, Dan Keelan, Editor and Publisher of Global Auto Mobility, will discuss a new advertising alliance with MITechNews.Com. Josh Marko from the Michigan Small Business Development Center explains what companies should apply for the Michigan Celebrates Small Business Awards. Michigan Chief Security Officer Rajiv Das tells you

By |2018-10-12T06:46:42+00:00October 12th, 2018|Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

Republican Senator Introduces Bill To End $7,500 Federal Tax Credit For Electric Cars

WASHINGTON DC - At a time when most governments are looking at ways to encourage electric vehicle adoption, a Republican senator heavily backed by the oil and gas industry has now introduced a new bill to end the $7,500 federal tax credit for electric cars and instead tax them more. Sen. John Barrasso Senator John Barrasso, a

By |2018-10-11T14:59:58+00:00October 11th, 2018|Clean Update, Featured, Politics|

Worldwide PC Shipments In 3Q Increase Slightly From A Year Ago

STAMFORD, Conn. - Worldwide PC shipments totaled 67.2 million units in the third quarter of 2018, a 0.1 percent increase from the third quarter of 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. The global market has shown modest stability for two consecutive quarters. EMEA, Asia/Pacific and Japan experienced growth in the third quarter of

By |2018-10-11T14:59:18+00:00October 11th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Osram Offers Smart LED Light To Alter Cabin Ambiance, Provide Safety Warnings

DETROIT - Osram has given static light in cars, which previously could only switch on and off, a new dynamic dimension with its Osire E4633i prototype. Osire is a smart LED that provides countless design options for car manufacturers, leading to more unique and customizable in-car environments that are aesthetically pleasing and improve safety. “Much

By |2018-10-11T14:45:16+00:00October 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Workforce Intelligence Network Partners With OneMagnify On Apprenti IT Training Program

DETROIT - The Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan has partnered with OneMagnify (formerly Marketing Associates) to bring U.S. Department of Labor registered IT apprenticeships – Apprenti – to its operations in Detroit. OneMagnify joins national IT brands like Amazon, Microsoft and Accenture as an Apprenti employer partner and is the first company in Michigan

By |2018-10-11T14:31:54+00:00October 11th, 2018|New Products / Contracts|

Wards Intelligence Hires Connected Car Expert To Lead WI Mobility Practice

SOUTHFIELD – Wards Intelligence has hired connected car and smart mobility expert Doug Newcomb as a senior analyst to lead WI’s mobility practice. Newcomb joins WI from C3 Group, LLC, a West Coast mobility and events consulting firm, headquartered in the Portland, Ore. area, where he has served as president since 2013. Prior to launching

By |2018-10-11T14:34:07+00:00October 11th, 2018|Autonomous Vehicles, New Products / Contracts|

New Hub On Michigan Cyber Range Opens In Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS - A new cyber range went live this week in Grand Rapids, yet another hub for the Michigan Cyber Range managed by Merit Network. The hub is located at the West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology and co-sponsored by the Michigan Defense Center, a branch of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.  “WMCAT

By |2018-10-11T15:01:43+00:00October 11th, 2018|Cyber Defense, Featured|

The Severe Shortage of Cybersecurity Professionals is a Key Risk to Our Nation’s Security

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The unprecedented demand for well-trained cybersecurity workers continues to grow. Some experts predict that there will be a global shortage of two million cybersecurity professionals by next year. This is critical considering the increase in cyberattacks and the erosion of consumer trust in the ability to protect the internet. Enlisting the next

By |2018-10-11T12:38:20+00:00October 11th, 2018|Cyber Defense|

Report: Fewer Deals, Larger Investments In Michigan Q3 Venture Capital Deals

GRAND RAPIDS - Venture capital investors made fewer deals in Michigan during the third quarter than the same period a year earlier, although the amount invested more than tripled. VC firms invested $169.6 million in 26 deals in Michigan from July to September, according to a quarterly report from Pitchbook.com and the National Venture Capital

By |2018-10-11T11:47:46+00:00October 11th, 2018|Entrepreneurs|