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Category Archives: Technology

New Desktop Application Has Potential to Increase Asteroid Detection, Now Available to Public

A software application based on an algorithm created by a NASA challenge has the potential to increase the number of new asteroid discoveries by amateur astronomers. Analysis of images taken of our solar system’s main belt asteroids between Mars and Jupiter using the algorithm showed a 15 percent increase in positive identification of new asteroids.… Continue Reading

Apple Unveils All-New MacBook

Apple today unveiled the all-new MacBook, a new line of notebooks reinvented in every way to deliver the thinnest and lightest Macs ever. Every component of the new MacBook has been meticulously redesigned to create a Mac® that weighs just two pounds and is 13.1 mm thin. The new MacBook features a stunning 12-inch Retina®… Continue Reading

Apple Announces Watch – Most Personal Device Yet Available in Nine Countries on April 24

Apple has finally announced that the new Apple Watch will be available starting April 24th.  Will you be buying one? Here is the official media release: Apple today announced that Apple Watch, its most personal device yet and the newest innovative addition to Apple’s ecosystem, will be available on Friday, April 24 to customers in… Continue Reading

Announcing the Executive Speaker Line Up for Bluetooth World Event 2015

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group will be hosting its second annual Bluetooth World event at the Santa Clara Convention Center on April 14-15, 2015. This year’s event focuses on enabling the Internet of Things (IoT). The Bluetooth SIG’s recent release of Bluetooth 4.2, which introduced features for IP connectivity, privacy and speed, will directly influence… Continue Reading

The Lean IT Association Launches with Mission to Set a Global Standard for Lean IT Education and Certification

The Lean IT Association – a consortium of global leaders in the IT Training and Certification Industry –  today announced its formation and revealed its newly developed Lean IT Certification Scheme. The Certification Scheme sets out an important reference for professionals in several degrees of knowledge and competence. The Lean IT Association (LITA) is led… Continue Reading

Dates Are Set for National Drive Electric Week 2015

Dates have been set for the fifth annual National Drive Electric Week: Sat., Sept. 12 through Sun., Sept. 20, 2015. Events will encompass two weekends to give planners maximum flexibility and consumers plenty of opportunity to attend. “Last year we saw U.S. plug-in vehicles sales grow 23 percent, lead by the Nissan Leaf growing at… Continue Reading

Bellevue-based Tack Welcomes John Kueber as Strategic Advisor

Tack, a media technology startup dedicated to connecting local businesses with new customers, today announced that it has added publishing veteran and digital media expert John Kueber to its Strategic Advisory Board. “John is tremendously well respected and established within the digital media and technology space,” said Aaron Goodin, CEO of Tack.  “His industry expertise, prior… Continue Reading

Increase Your Bottom Line by Improving Customers’ Shopping Experiences

Bellevue-based Outerwall will showcase its services and products and its suite of kiosks this week in booth #36047 at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, a global trade show known for launching products and devices many consumers can only dream of owning.   Outerwall’s mainstay brands, Coinstar and Redbox, help consumers maximize their budgets by transforming… Continue Reading

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Available in China on Friday, October 17

Apple today announced that iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, will be available in China beginning Friday, October 17 from the Apple Online Store (, Apple’s retail stores, and an expansive network of retail stores through all three major carriers and Apple Authorized Resellers. With support for TD-LTE and… Continue Reading

iPhone 6 Available Today, Apple Announces Record Pre-orders for iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Top Four Million in First 24 Hours

Apple recently announced a record number of first day pre-orders of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, with over four million in the first 24 hours. Demand for the new iPhones exceeds the initial pre-order supply and while a significant amount will be delivered to customers beginning on Friday… Continue Reading