Orange County app lets residents see what’s being built in …

The Orange County government has launched a new app that can pinpoint what is developing within its boundaries. The new OCFL Atlas app is also a web application that gives access to real-time development data, board meetings, project locations and more. Users can zoom to their location, search by address or simply pan around the […]

What’s on TV Sunday: The Super Bowl and ‘I Am Not Your Negr…

There’s a bowl for everyone, with the Super Bowl, the Puppy Bowl, the Kitten Bowl and TLC’s “Dr. Pimple Popper: The Poppy Bowl.” What’s on TV SUPER BOWL LIII 6:30 p.m. on CBS. Tom Brady is set to make his ninth Super Bowl appearance Sunday, as the New England Patriots take on the Rams, the […]

“Winter is coming and we know what’s coming with it” – Rece…

The world of Mad Men looks like a chapter from Game of Thrones. The kingdoms (global advertising holding companies) are fighting each other while at the same time, being threatened by the White Walkers (new competitors like consulting companies, frenemies like Facebook and Google who lived beyond the wall). Some are facing existential threats, lingering […]

Website security paradox: What’s a small business to do?

Image: KatarzynaBialasiewicz, Getty Images/iStockphoto Website security paradox—somebody finally gave it a name, so now it’s official. The paradox refers to, in particular, cash-strapped small-businesses owners deciding whether to spend money to build an appropriate cybersecure infrastructure, knowing that it will likely fail, and that the company will lose even more money recovering from the cybersecurity […]

History of Google: How It Began and What’s Happening Beyond…

You can’t record a history of Google (GOOG) , which celebrated its 20th birthday in 2018, without examining the history of search engines first. Encyclopedias have been around for centuries, but the idea of creating a search engine that covered everything on the internet has only been around for just under 30 years (the first […]

What’s a ‘chatbot’ and why will it matter in 2019? Cathy Ac…

Cathy Ackermann Special to the Knoxville News Sentinel Published 11:29 AM EST Dec 18, 2018 As this year draws to a close, we’re reminded not only of memorable moments, but also of the warp-speed world in which we live.  Adaptability and an adventurous spirit are certainly critical skills in terms of understanding and effectively utilizing […]