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What is GDPR? Everything you need to know about Europe’s new data law

A revolution in how companies handle your personal information is happening. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect across the European Union on May 25, introducing much tougher… Read more »

Missed the bitcoin boom? Check out these five rising cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin is so 2017. If you missed out as the virtual currency soared from $1,000 to over $19,000, here are five other digital assets you can jump into with your… Read more »

Last Week in Tech: Did Artificial Intelligence Write This Post?

Like it or not, artificial intelligence already plays a considerable role in your life. Maybe Facebook’s algorithm pointed you toward this article. Maybe you just switched off a Netflix movie… Read more »

Facebook is reportedly starting a blockchain team

Facebook is reportedly shaking up its management team in a gigantic way today — and according to Recode, the head of the company’s popular Facebook Messenger app will now be… Read more »

Google is now ready to let its tech do your talking

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California — Technology has given some people a voice, but now Google is ready to let its artificial intelligence do more of the talking. Google Duplex, a new… Read more »

We Have the AI Technology, But is it Ethical?

Around five years ago, everyone was talking about IoT and how it was going to change everything as we connect billions of devices. We seem to go through cycles where… Read more »

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What is GDPR? Everything you need to know about Europe’s new data law

A revolution in how companies handle your personal information is happening. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect across the European Union on May 25, introducing much tougher… Read more »

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The Five Most Overlooked Paths To Innovation

Bring together a group of highly intelligent individuals who are passionate about their business and dedicated to finding solutions, and innovation is inevitable, right? Actually, no. In working with C-level… Read more »

Calling All HR Tech Startups: HR Technology Conference & Exposition Announces Details of New Pitchfest Event

Acknowledging the significant innovations and funding trends in the HR tech category, this year’s HR Technology Conference & Exposition® is adding its first annual “Pitchfest” event. From the founders of… Read more »

Startup Hits Major Milestones – Greater Wilmington Business Journal

Greater Wilmington Business JournalStartup Hits Major MilestonesGreater Wilmington Business Journal“The success of Connected Investors demonstrates that tekMountain @ CastleBranch's investment into the innovative ecosystem in Southeastern North Carolina is paying… Read more »

EdTech is having a renaissance, powered by the emerging world

So-called ‘EdTech’ has seen many false dawns over the years. After being lauded as the teaching platforms of the future, most MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course platforms) have not quite… Read more »

Smart marketing still hinges on humanity, not technology

Remember what life was like before we had smartphones? We flipped through inches of white pages without a thought, carried impossible-to-fold maps wherever we traveled and never left home without… Read more »

Why partnerships between medtech companies and doctors are so important

As new devices and technologies are being developed in the medtech industry, doctors and physicians have to learn about the devices on platforms that are different from what they know…. Read more »

UNCW to Host 2018 Wilmington Information Technology eXchange April 10 – UNCW News

UNCW to Host 2018 Wilmington Information Technology eXchange April 10UNCW News“For our fifteenth year we will have more 'hands-on' exhibits, a live Twitter/Instagram feed and increased corporate exhibits featuring leading… Read more »

The groups in Wilmington that are building a 'Coalition' for startups – Port City Daily

The groups in Wilmington that are building a 'Coalition' for startupsPort City DailyOther members of The Coalition include the Small Business Administration (SBA); SCORE, a network of expert business mentors;… Read more »

How Other Cultures Think of Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship often seems distinctly “American. After all, it encapsulates the American Dream of unlimited upward social mobility and the belief that as long as you have a good idea and good work ethic, you… Read more »

Cameron School of Business Names Outstanding Alumni Recipients – UNCW News

UNCW NewsCameron School of Business Names Outstanding Alumni RecipientsUNCW NewsDescribed “as multi-faceted as a diamond,” by Stephen Harper, Duke Energy/Betty Cameron Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship, Lauren Henderson is the chief… Read more »

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