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New Multiplayer Client For Online Strategy Game Developer Stardock

PLYMOUTH — Stardock Corp., the Plymouth-based game developer, and Mohawk Games announced the release of a free multiplayer client for their critically acclaimed real-time strategy game, Offworld Trading Company. A new DLC (downloadable content) called Market Corrections that focuses on why humans fled the Earth was also released. A game play screen from Offworld Trading

By |2019-03-02T13:51:18-04:00March 2nd, 2019|ESD, New Products, New Products / Contracts|

DTE Energy Names New Fermi 2 Chief Nuclear Officer

DETROIT - DTE Energy named a new chief nuclear officer to lead its Fermi 2 nuclear power plant. Paul Fessler will rejoin Fermi as the chief nuclear officer, effective immediately. Fessler previously served as chief nuclear officer, and has more than 28 years of experience in the nuclear industry and has served in several senior leadership

By |2019-02-22T09:47:14-04:00February 22nd, 2019|New Products / Contracts|

GVSU Hosting Free Tax Assistance Program In West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS — Free tax help is available for people in West Michigan who make $54,000 or less, have a disability or consider English as a second language. Grand Valley State University is a host site for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program through United Way that offers free tax return preparation and filing

By |2019-02-22T09:47:14-04:00February 22nd, 2019|New Products / Contracts|

BullsEye Telecom To Support Salvation Army Radiothon With Contact Center

 SOUTHFIELD - BullsEye Telecom will be supporting the Salvation Army’s Bed & Bread Club Radiothon by establishing temporary cloud-based, VoIP contact centers to aid with fundraising efforts. The support being provided is part of the company’s “BullsEye Cares” initiative that focuses on helping those in need in and around Detroit. This year’s Bed & Bread

By |2019-02-15T14:51:34-04:00February 15th, 2019|New Products / Contracts|

Offers And Promotions On Social Media Don’t Influence Millennials

WASHINGTON - There is a generational difference in the content that influences people to visit a company's website from social media, a new survey contends. Images are more likely to persuade millennials to click through to businesses' websites from social media (33%), while offers/promotions are more likely to influence baby boomers (38%). So says Visual

By |2019-02-10T15:30:27-04:00February 10th, 2019|New Products / Contracts, Social Media|

GVSU Cuts Deal With MSU To Deal With Water-Related Issues

MUSKEGON -  Grand Valley State University's Annis Water Resources Institute have signed a memorandum of understanding  with Michigan State University's Institute of Water Research on water-related issues. AWRI, which sits on Muskegon Lake, is a part of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at GVSU and supports research, education and outreach aimed at preserving

By |2019-02-09T11:26:09-04:00February 9th, 2019|Clean Update, New Products / Contracts|

Grand Circus Offers Intro To Coding Workshop – Free, Really

DETROIT - Interested in tech? Wondering if coding could be your strong suit? Join Grand Circus for an Intro to Coding Workshop. Simply click on the link below and reserve your spot. Check out one of these hands-on, entry-level (FREE!) coding classes if you’d like to get more familiar with basic programming and you’re ready

By |2019-02-08T15:16:07-04:00February 8th, 2019|New Products / Contracts|

Saitz Named Chief Marketing Officer For Plex Systems

TROY – Robin Saitz has been named Chief Marketing Officer for Plex Systems, which develops cloud-based ERP and MES for manufacturing. Saitz most recently served as CMO of cyber security solutions provider Avecto. “We are thrilled to welcome Robin to the team and to benefit from her deep experience marketing global technology brands,” said Bill

By |2019-02-07T11:47:40-04:00February 7th, 2019|As-A-Service, New Products / Contracts|

MSP Red Level Acquires MSP C/D/H To Provide Statewide IT Services

NOVI - Two Michigan Managed Services Providers have combined to offer custom application development, business analytics and collaborative tools across the state and beyond. Novi-based Red Level acquired Grand Rapids-based C/D/H on Feb. 1. The announcement was made Feb. 5. “C/D/H has an outstanding reputation for providing the best IT services and consulting throughout Michigan

By |2019-02-06T10:57:49-04:00February 6th, 2019|As-A-Service, Featured, New Products / Contracts|

Acromag Offers Single-Board Computer With 7-Year Life Expectancy

WIXOM – The Wixom-based electronics manufacturer Acromag Inc. has introduced a new single-board computer, the AcroExpress VPX6860 6U OpenVPX. Company officials said the VPX6860, pictured above, features the sixth-generation Skylake Intel Xeon E3-1505M processor and CM236 PCH chipset. Expanded memory performance comes with up to 32GB of DDR4 ECC SODIMMs that are firmly attached to the

By |2019-02-03T19:09:55-04:00February 3rd, 2019|New Products / Contracts|