For more than a decade, the Federal Trade Commission has examined the consumer protection issues that may accompany the explosive growth of mobile technology. From September 10-14, 2017 the NEWGEN consortium will hold an international workshop at Oregon State University’s Cascades campus in Bend, Oregon. BLP is US$100-million global astronomical initiative launched in 2015 by Internet investor Yuri Milner and cosmologist Stephen Hawking. The current effort to revive American nationalism, in my view, represents opposition to loss of international dominance. In the excerpt, Mark Helprin describes an ARS technology that went rouge and built a golf course in Africa. Technology is a double edge sword; it can be used for good purposes or for bad purposes.
Of course with increased compliance legislation and the need for Business Continuity Planning, technology can also provide a crucial back up in the event of an unforeseen disaster. Because of the time difference between …Continue Reading