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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Internet tax is off the table in Hungary

10/31/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The government of Hungary has dropped a plan to impose a levy on Internet use following massive protests that saw thousands of citizens take to the streets. Despite abandoning it, Hungarian Prime Mini… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

CompTIA: SMBs need to focus on Internet of Things

10/31/2014

  • eWeek

Small businesses need to keep up with connectivity and integration from the Internet of Things, CompTIA says based on a survey in which 34% of SMBs in the U.S. said they haven't assessed their portfol… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

NYC schools to lift ban on students' cellphones

10/31/2014

  • Education Week (tiered subscription model)

The New York City school district is following the lead of other large, urban districts, such as Los Angeles and Chicago, and ending its ban on cellphones in school. The district's current policy, con… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Verizon business customers to get FireEye cybersecurity services

10/31/2014

  • eWeek

Verizon Enterprise Solutions says it will provide FireEye services and software to customers, with FireEye's Mobile Threat Prevention platform available in the first quarter for Android and iOS device… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

New 3D printer creates tablets with customized dosage of medicine

10/27/2014

  • Medical News Today

Britain’s University of Central Lancashire is developing a 3D printer that can produce a tablet containing a precise quantity of medicine, with the potential to create customized drugs for specific … Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Harness the power of "multiplicative effects"

10/29/2014

  • Quora

Focus on career enhancements that will have "multiplicative effects," such as investing in long-term growth in knowledge and relationships, writes Michael Church. "[Y]ou're better off having an averag… Read More