Diva Tech Talk, Red Level, 123Net Milestone, Cybernoor Digital Transformation

ROYAL OAK - Kathleen Norton Schock talks Diva Tech Talk and Michigan Council of Women in Technology. Red Level will provide an expert to discuss the latest trends in technology. 123Net’s Ihor Diachenko will talk about connecting 600 buildings to the Internet, and a joint venture with Trivalent Group at Grand Rapids Community College. Cybernoor’s

By | 2018-06-20T18:31:19+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

California Lawmakers Gut Net Neutrality Bills Under Pressure From Big ISPs

SACRAMENTO - California will not be the poster child for the nation's strongest set of net neutrality protections, as lawmakers in the State Assembly voted to cut many of the bill's most powerful provisions. The vote on Wednesday in a State Assembly committee hearing advanced a bill that implements some net neutrality protections, but it scaled back

By | 2018-06-20T18:08:17+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Internet, IoT|

TechSmith Updates Camtasia Video Editing Platform

OKEMOS - TechSmith Corporation has updated its Camtasia platform combining screen recording with professional-quality, easy-to-use video editing. Camtasia 2018 also adds new library and theming features and support for high frame rate editing. Video continues to grow in popularity, and new research from TechSmith highlights how companies in the US could unlock nearly $100 billion

By | 2018-06-20T17:55:49+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Announcements/New Products, New Products / Contracts|

Five Innovation Drivers That Will Change Automotive Braking

DETROIT - Five innovation drivers are producing new competencies, technologies and competitors that will transform a brake-system value chain that has existed for decades. These five innovation drivers will have a major impact on how vehicles operate and how automakers and brake-system suppliers do business. Cooperation is one of the models that will allow companies

By | 2018-06-20T17:32:24+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Auto Tech, Guest Columns|

A Look At Digital Transformation

SOUTHFIELD - Digital transformation is the insightful evolution of business, organizational activities, processes, and business flows to fully leverage the benefits of digital technologies and their positive and strategic impact.  Digital transformation is a trek with the end goal of continual efficiency across processes, business units and the entire ecosystem to not only streamline operations

By | 2018-06-20T16:52:08+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Guest Columns|

PocketNest Fintech Startup Helps Investors Manage Their Financial Plans

ROYAL OAK - PocketNest is a Detroit-based fintech company built for people who are...people. Its mission is to demystify financial planning and equip you with the tools you need to manage your own financial plan - without anything slipping through the cracks. And we’ve got Founder and CEO Jessica Willis on M2 TechCast to explain

By | 2018-06-19T20:19:09+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Entrepreneurs, Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

AI Replacing Human Headhunters? Executive Search Partners’ Erickson Says No Way

ROYAL OAK - I sensed a controversial story in an email I received predicting the demise of headhunters.  So I contacted the best headhunter I know, Gary Erickson of Executive Search Partners, to get his input.    The email said that artificial intelligence will eliminate the human factor in trying to help companies find people to fill

By | 2018-06-20T12:21:34+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs, Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

Where’s The Coolest Place For Techies This Summer? Michigan Science Center

ROYAL OAK - Where’s the coolest place to be this summer? Why the Michigan Science Center, so says CEO Tonya Matthews in this interview on M2 TechCast. With hands-on exhibits, shows, films, camps, events and more, we’re the perfect place for curious minds of all ages rain or shine. Summer Science Camp: It’s important to

By | 2018-06-19T20:19:50+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts, Science|

Monica Wheat Updates Techstars Startup Week Detroit – All This Week

ROYAL OAK - Startup Week Detroit Co-Founder Monica Wheat talks about her week-long entrepreneurial extravaganza in downtown Detroit going on this week on a new indoor-outdoor campus that spans Grand Circus Park and adjacent buildings, including Bamboo Detroit. Now officially called Techstars Startup Week Detroit, the event is moving out of its previous home base,

By | 2018-06-19T20:21:12+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Entrepreneurs, Featured|

Qi Named Associate Dean For Inclusion, Diversity In MSU College Of Engineering

EAST LANSING — Yue Qi has been named the first associate dean for inclusion and diversity (ADID) in the College of Engineering at Michigan State University. Qi, a professor of chemical engineering and materials science at MSU, has been a longtime volunteer for efforts to recruit and retain diverse populations for science, technology, engineering and

By | 2018-06-17T19:32:00+00:00 June 17th, 2018|ESD|