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Working smarter with the help of cloud computing.
If you had the opportunity to extend the life of your current computer equipment (especially that server that you bought in 2003) without a large capital outlay, would you consider it? Would you like to access a client file stored on your hard drive while you’re having lunch with that client?
You can with cloud computing. Like …Read Full Article
HAMMOND – The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority has launched a new geocentric-based mobile website.
The mobile site features all of the partner listings, hotel information, calendar of events and things to do as well as a section for local deals. Director of Information Technology for the South Shore CVA Luke Weinman IV said the new mobile site utilizes geocentric integration which allows users …Read Full Article
Protecting your device and your data, too.
by Allyson Kazmucha
Almost every business user carries a smartphone these days. As technology progresses, so does the amount of data that’s stored on your iPhone, iPad, or any other smartphone or tablet. While everyone always hopes to never face a day his or her device is stolen, there are steps you can take to protect the most …Read Full Article
DYER – Founders of Dyer-based NorthStar360 Business Solutions Rick and Susan Riddering met with Roger Allen, co-founder of the Center for Organizational Design at the annual 360 Solutions Learning Conference in Dallas. The three served as presenters at the conference and met to discuss the latest trends and best practices in training and organizational development.
The meeting was extra special for the Ridderings because NorthStar360’s …Read Full Article
The two companies are working on ways to create an early detection of circulating cancer cells in blood. IV Diagnostics is based at the Northwest Indiana Purdue Technology Center and StableBody is based at the University of Wisconsin Innovation Center in Madison.
Frank Szczepanski, founder of IV …Read Full Article
VALPARAISO – Ideas in Motion Media has partnered with My Mobile Fans to develop and launch two new mobile apps to share positive news in Northwest Indiana, highlighting the positive, community-focused content on PortageLife.com and LaPorteCountyLife.com, available through the Apple iTunes and Google Play app stores.
The mobile applications, developed on the My Mobile Fans platform, allows community members to share stories, photos, and recordings …Read Full Article
MUNSTER – Community Hospital is the first in Indiana to offer advanced Positron Emission Mammography (PEM). The new equipment adds 3D imaging capabilities to the comprehensive breast cancer services available through the Women’s Diagnostic Center.
“We are excited to introduce this revolutionary technology to better care for our patients,” said Dr. Mary Nicholson, dedicated breast radiologist at Community Hospital and regional director of breast imaging …Read Full Article
SOUTH BEND – Mayor Pete Buttigieg has announced that South Bend has been selected as one of nine communities in the United States to participate in the Code for America Fellowship Program in 2013. The others are: Kansas City, Las Vegas, Louisville, Oakland, San Francisco, San Mateo County, Calif., Summit County, Ohio (Akron), and New York City.
The program is aimed at helping local governments …Read Full Article
LAPORTE – Indiana University Health has released a new free smartphone application that makes adding healthier habits to your daily routine easy. The “My Healthy Habits” smartphone app is an American Heart Association/Listen to Your Heart initiative supported by IU Health
The app is loaded with features to turn positive behaviors into daily habits. Some examples include eating more fruits and vegetables, being more active …Read Full Article
MERRILLVILLE – Advanced Imaging Solutions, a marketplace leader in managed print services, copiers, printers, and managed IT services has purchased Pinnacle of Indiana, a Microsoft Certified Partner and one of the top managed information technology service providers in the Midwest. Together, they will serve over 3,000 customers concentrated in Northern Indiana and Central and South Michigan. This acquisition positions Advanced Imaging Solutions as …Read Full Article