CPBJ - Technology http://www.cpbj.com/section/technology Technology News Technology en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:17:06 EST Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:17:06 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150703/CPBJ01/307019996&source=RSS A Conversation with Dale Hamby Dale Hamby is executive director of the Lancaster Workforce Investment Board. He has served as special assistant to the state secretary of Education and has taught at various educational institutions, including Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology where he continues as an adjunct. He served as an intelligence officer in the U. S. Army, and he. . . Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150703/CPBJ01/307019996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150702/CPBJ01/150709990&source=RSS Legislature passes education bills to help veterans, enhance distance learning, extend scholarships The state Legislature gave final approval to three education bills on Tuesday as it continues its session wrap-up before the summer break. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150702/CPBJ01/150709990&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150629/CPBJ01/150629746&source=RSS Talen Renewable Energy sale includes Turkey Point wind project Talen Energy Corp. 's agreement to sell Talen Renewable Energy LLC to a California-based company includes selling the Wind Project at Turkey Point and four Central Pennsylvania biogas projects, spokesman George Lewis said Monday. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150629/CPBJ01/150629746&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259996&source=RSS Companies tap landfill alternatives to raise revenue Companies in waste management either grow or die, said Scott Wagner, owner of East Manchester Township-based hauler Penn Waste Inc. &#8212 but the industry faces unique barriers to growth. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629800&source=RSS Newsmakers Associations Businesses featured this week Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association, Technology Council of Central Pennsylvania, Worldwide Partners Inc. Sat, 27 Jun 2015 10:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629800&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629816&source=RSS Report MA activity in region flat Merger and acquisition activity in the central area of Pennsylvania was flat for the first quarter, according to a new report from Baker Tilly Capital LLC. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306269992&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Accounting, architecture and engineering, associations, designations, education, insurance, pharmacology, technology Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306269992&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259993&source=RSS The Whiteboard A brand that doesn't have a tagline is like a ship without a rudder In 1973, the military draft ended and every branch of the Armed Forces had no choice but to ramp up their recruiting efforts. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259994&source=RSS Editorial Bold steps in the midstate deserve big praise When we buy our first pair of discount virtual-reality headsets at an Ollie's Bargain Outlet, we'll think back on the front page of this week's Business Journal and smile. We cover two companies with big plans Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. , which is starting down the road to become a public company and Greenfish Inc. , a newcomer in the. . . Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259998&source=RSS Emerging virtual-reality company focused on business marketing and educational content Virtual-reality headsets already have a future in the gaming industry because of companies such as Microsoft, Sony and Facebook &#8212 the latter through its ownership of Oculus VR. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/306259998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189998&source=RSS Federal data breach stokes state concern about cybersecurity The stakes have been raised even higher for Pennsylvania and local Internet security firms as worries mount over who might be the next big target for hackers. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306199996&source=RSS Wiessmann ready for challenges of Pennsylvania's new financial world The new secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities has her work cut out for her. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306199996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619726&source=RSS In brief Harrisburg University among top colleges for internships Harrisburg University of Science and Technology recently made U. S. News World Report's list of &#822010 Colleges With the Most Interns. &#8221 Fri, 19 Jun 2015 11:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619726&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189991&source=RSS This year is shaping up as the 'Year of the Hack' #8212 and you could be a target According to the Chinese calendar, 2015 is the Year of the Sheep. Legend has it that only one out of 10 people born this year will find happiness in their life. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189992&source=RSS The Whiteboard Proposal to alter Penn State University board could backfire If you own or manage a business in Central Pennsylvania, you know how difficult it is to find talented, well-prepared college graduates. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306189992&source=RSS