CPBJ - Technology http://www.cpbj.com/section/technology Technology News Technology en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 30 May 2015 18:46:33 EST Sat, 30 May 2015 18:46:33 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529755&source=RSS The Whiteboard Strong brands outperform strong products Lessons from Polaroid In 1947, the Polaroid Co. introduced the Polaroid Land Camera, named in part for the inventor of instant film technology, Edwin Land. In 1963, the company debuted a color-print model. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529755&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529777&source=RSS HP relocating East Pennsboro Township office California-based Hewlett-Packard Co. , which already has operations in East Pennsboro Township, is relocating its local workforce of 500 to 600 people to a new office building on the Camp Hill Bypass, the company confirmed today. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529777&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529864&source=RSS Telemedicine poll shows insurance, patient barriers A recent poll by the Pennsylvania Medical Society shows that patients overwhelmingly prefer in-person doctors' appointments over telemedicine options. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529864&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150526/CPBJ01/150529897&source=RSS PPL tests new method to optimize tree trimming, reduce outages PPL Electric Utilities is going high-tech with a mapping system it says could help limit power outages by trying to predict where trees or branches might fall, among other things. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150526/CPBJ01/150529897&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/150529907&source=RSS Newsmakers Education Business featured this week Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Fri, 22 May 2015 11:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/150529907&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/305219996&source=RSS Modular success for Excel The traditional home has long been built from the ground up using hammers, nails and other means to fasten wood, brick, concrete and other materials. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/305219996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/305219995&source=RSS Thriving biotech industry still a midstate secret Central Pennsylvania native Fritz Bittenbender couldn't believe it when he saw it. Thu, 21 May 2015 19:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150522/CPBJ01/305219995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150521/CPBJ01/150529955&source=RSS Shippensburg University signs agreement to offer cybersecurity program Shippensburg University and California University of Pennsylvania signed a letter of agreement Wednesday to combine resources to deliver a cybersecurity program. Thu, 21 May 2015 08:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150521/CPBJ01/150529955&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150520/CPBJ01/150529972&source=RSS Midstate area set to receive Amtrak safety measures that could have prevented Philadelphia accident In an eerie foreshadowing, Amtrak recently discussed the need to expand automatic braking technology that would make its trains much safer. Wed, 20 May 2015 13:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150520/CPBJ01/150529972&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150520/CPBJ01/150529988&source=RSS York Country Day School STEAMs ahead with 14.6 million expansion York Country Day School is planning to nearly double its footprint to accommodate its growing science, technology, engineering, art and design, and mathematics STEAM program &#8212 and that's just the first phase of renovation plans, spokeswoman Allison Altman said. Wed, 20 May 2015 09:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150520/CPBJ01/150529988&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/150519804&source=RSS Newsmakers Technology Business featured this week Tait Fri, 15 May 2015 15:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/150519804&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305159991&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Associations, construction, designations, energy, health care, marketing, signage, technology Fri, 15 May 2015 11:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305159991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305149992&source=RSS The Whiteboard Beware of brand extensions that threaten to snap back at parent Sooner or later, just about any successful brand will face the question of brand extension. Can it be done without hurting the mother brand? Is it a legitimate way to grow the company? Thu, 14 May 2015 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305149992&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305149993&source=RSS Voice your support for mission of Pennsylvania's community colleges I strongly support the 15-million increase for community colleges in Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed 2015-16 state budget. If adopted by the General Assembly, the 230,667,000 proposed for community colleges will restore a portion of state cuts made to operating budgets in 2010-11 and a subsequent three years of flat funding. Thu, 14 May 2015 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150515/CPBJ01/305149993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150514/CPBJ01/150519872&source=RSS Technology Council adds three new directors The Technology Council of Central Pennsylvania has added three members to its board of directors, effective immediately. Thu, 14 May 2015 12:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150514/CPBJ01/150519872&source=RSS