Technology

Facebook and Microsoft team up to lay highest capacity Atlantic cable

Microsoft and Facebook have announced plans to roll out a subsea cable infrastructure connecting the US and Spain, as the latter continues to make a physical network infrastructure play. Not content with the ability of third party-owned infrastructure to provide next-generation connectivity for their services; both players, which made their name in software, are making […]

Facebook and Microsoft team up to lay highest capacity Atlantic cable

Microsoft and Facebook have announced plans to roll out a subsea cable infrastructure connecting the US and Spain, as the latter continues to make a physical network infrastructure play. Not content with the ability of third party-owned infrastructure to provide next-generation connectivity for their services; both players, which made their name in software, are making […]

Baltimore State Attorney Marilyn Mosby Sued For Defamation By Two Officers Charged With Death Of Freddie Gray

Photo Credit: Google Two officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray are suing Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby for defamation and invasion of privacy. Sgt. Alicia White and Officer William Porter, who are facing charges of involuntary manslaughter in the 25-year-old’s death last April, filed the lawsuit against Mosby, Baltimore sheriff’s office Maj. Sam […]

Governor General David Johnston talks innovation with Cantech Letter at C2MTL

Governor General David Johnston at the C2MTL Conference David Johnston, Canada’s 28th Governor General, is at the C2MTL Conference in Montreal, along with six winners of the inaugural Governor General’s Innovation Awards, to talk about the importance of innovation for the country’s future. Though he modestly insists that the addition of an Innovation category to […]

Dont Be Stale: Why Thinking Outside Of The Box Is A Good Business Strategy

Do you often feel you’re trapped in the same old boring routine? Like you’re always going in circles when it comes to making big decisions on projects, such as how implement your newest social marketing strategy, or how to attract more customers to your business? This is usually a result of being trapped inside of […]

Humor: Leftover budget to be spent on iPod shuffles for every student

STRETCHDOG / FLICKR So 2000s. What’s next? Lizzie McGuire and Pablo getting back together? Remember the thrill of your first iPod? You had HitClips, but 45 seconds of your favorite song wasn’t enough! You wanted the shiny, new iPod shuffle. S/o to mom for getting you the magic white stick that inspired you to download […]

Experiencing Solar Impulse in person and in virtual reality

When the Solar Impulse landed in Phoenix in 2013, Peter Lafford took an immediate interest in the impressive engineering feat of a fully solar-powered aircraft. It was no accident that the Solar Impulse 2 landed in Phoenix on its second journey, as Lafford, a self-described “one-man Solar Impulse cheerleading section,” spent the last two years […]

Rand McNally launches first issue of a new special edition travel magazine, Getaway

The 50-page special edition magazine will be available at Walmart, Target, Staples, store.randmcnally.com, and other retail outlets SKOKIE, Ill. – May 11, 2016  — In celebration of the National Park Service centennial as well as its own 160th anniversary, Rand McNally has released the first issue of a new special edition travel magazine, Getaway. With a mixture of budget-savvy and […]