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Return on investment has become a national obsession. Like Mom and apple pie, it’s hard to argue against it. But in many organizations ROI has become more of a steamroller than a financial tool, and it is not always clear who is in the driver’s...

Twice in my career, dating back as long ago as 1988, I enthusiastically embraced the idea that personal computing had become a lifestyle and joined teams to create magazines to examine and celebrate that life. Both times, we were - at best - well ahead...

Should protections be enacted to stem job losses from global outsourcing? MADISON – As the United States faces the prospect of more job losses to global outsourcing, a Madison-area trade expert says that state and local governments need to enact better trade policies to stop the...

MADISON - Ohio State University's new "living laboratory" of teaching technology will use Mediasite Live, a media-presentation system developed by Madison-based Sonic Foundry, Inc., to automatically record, distribute, archive and view instructors' presentations, the company announced Monday....

Video games shoulder a burden of the blame for a number of society’s ills, from problems with violence to childhood obesity. Through the morass of “Grand Theft Auto” and “Max Payne,” though, a truly informational and interesting game has emerged, an “Oregon Trail” for the...