CPBJ - Technology http://www.cpbj.com/section/technology Technology News Technology en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:21:44 EST Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:21:44 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150825/CPBJ01/150829862&source=RSS Virtual-reality firm inks course deal with Lebanon Valley College Lancaster-based Greenfish Inc. , a multimedia technology company that specializes in virtual-reality applications, has signed an agreement with Lebanon Valley College to develop course content for the school's digital communications department. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150825/CPBJ01/150829862&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308219997&source=RSS Cyberattacks raise financial, legal questions for companies No one enjoys opening a letter that says &#8220We regret to inform you that your personal information may have been compromised due to a recent breach of our company's servers. &#8221 Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308219997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308209998&source=RSS Businessman's new social networking app aims to restore simple agreements Reputation is the lifeblood of business, yet gone are the days, it seems, when your word was enough to earn someone's trust. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308209998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/150829950&source=RSS Hospital, travel destination plug in Livewire Digital's software Livewire Digital, the West Manchester Township producer of kiosk and digital sign software, has been helping to light up businesses along the Eastern seaboard lately, from Colonial Williamsburg to Sleepy Hollow, N. Y. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/150829950&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308209995&source=RSS Computing credit New metrics creep into loan decisions Facebook likes, website traffic and other technology-driven numbers offer new ways for lenders to measure a company's growth potential. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150821/CPBJ01/308209995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150820/CPBJ01/150819709&source=RSS Telehealth trending in health care Businesses in Central Pennsylvania are embracing the trend of telehealth. Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150820/CPBJ01/150819709&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308149998&source=RSS Project aims to offer technology and robotics training John McElligott wants to turn a former bank building in York's WeCo neighborhood into a coding school for prospective computer programmers of all ages. Fri, 14 Aug 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308149998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308149996&source=RSS Professional services firms gravitating more toward online education Continuing-education credits are a common focus for professionals in many industries. Fri, 14 Aug 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308149996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308139991&source=RSS Bring Your Own Device The technology trend can make you tipsy An airplane pilot wants to bring her own propeller to work. A firefighter insists on bringing his hose from home. A student says to heck with the textbook the teacher wants me to read, I'll find one I like better. Thu, 13 Aug 2015 09:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150814/CPBJ01/308139991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/308079998&source=RSS Hospitals' shell space offers room for growth The need for extra space and escalating construction costs have prompted some local health organizations to build in room for future expansion rather than tackle major construction projects that risk becoming inadequate shortly after they open. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/308079998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/308079991&source=RSS Attorney taps Apple Watch to enhance work and receive quick snippets of information Evan J. Kline woke up at 3 a. m. the day Apple Watches went on sale online &#8212 even without an electronic reminder tapping on his wrist. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/308079991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/150829853&source=RSS Business Lending Guide 2015 Entrepreneurs overcome limits of local venture capital When Linglestown resident Joshua Benton started a company called Hatchback a year and a half ago, he found early funding through Ben Franklin Technology Partners and angel investors. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:13:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150807/CPBJ01/150829853&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150805/CPBJ01/150809898&source=RSS Rock Lititz to expand with aid of 2.25M loan Lancaster-based EDC Finance Corp. today was awarded a 10-year state loan for 2. 25 million on behalf of Rock Lititz, which is adding a second building to its complex in Warwick Township. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150805/CPBJ01/150809898&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150805/CPBJ01/150809909&source=RSS Student-developed app teaches tech to visually impaired Harrisburg nonprofit Vision Resources of Central Pennsylvania is teaming with Shippensburg University to teach technology concepts to people who are blind or visually impaired in Dauphin, Cumberland, Franklin and Perry counties. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150805/CPBJ01/150809909&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307319996&source=RSS Restaurants embrace tablets, alternative ordering technology You've probably walked into a Sheetz or other convenience store and seen people lined up at self-service touch-screens to order subs, burritos, root beer floats and more. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307319996&source=RSS