Author: WTN News

WASHINGTON - My experience was quite like the late actor, Jimmy Stewart in his famous role in Mr. Smith goes to Washington! I arrived in DC for a number of meetings with public officials. Before getting down to business, I spent some free time taking...

With X1, supercomputing’s pioneer company looks to reclaim lost ground CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — How ironic that Cray Inc. should be operating out of offices on Lowater Road here in its hometown, just as the tide is lifting its ship to new and wonderful heights....

How to solve both sides of the equation Identity theft has seen the largest increase in any one specific crime over the last three years. The United States is faced with an ever-changing and creative criminal. We must improve computer security on both sides of...

CHICAGO – Here is a joke my dad told me (actually, he told it to my 10-year-old daughter and she passed it on): Three guys were walking on a beach and they found a bottle with a cork in it. They opened it up and...

This is an amazing time to be working in the technology industry. Technology is driving significant change in our work and in our lives. Some change we notice, but much of it we do not....

FRANKLIN, WI. - A business Internet Service Provider (ISP) in a southern suburb of Milwaukee is marshalling its forces – getting ready to launch a virus protection service that could compete with the likes of BrightMail, CipherTrust, FirstBridge, McAfee and Postini....

Unfortunately, yes! Advancements in technology continue at an accelerated pace, but the challenge now is to leverage new developments into new tech jobs for workers here in the United States. We need to rethink America’s “value add” in the technology equation. We need to...

Learning Principles Used in Games Apply to Academics MADISON-WI. - The Wisconsin Technology Network recently interviewed Kurt Squire, Ph.D , a University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher about his work in games and education, and how the principles behind learning a game can be used in academics....

Frazier brings new ideas, strategies and experience to Wisconsin MADISON, WI. – Seattle-based Frazier Technology Ventures (FTV) is in the process of closing a Venture Capital (VC) fund called “FTV II”, which will focus on Information Technology (IT) investments in what the firm refers to refer...