In 2017, 30% of the world’s population uses a smartphone. The rapid growth of devices that are always near us and always connected to the internet makes them prime targets for theft and hacking. For convenience’s sake, we often don’t protect them as well as we should. Security software company, Trend Micro, offers valuable insight […]
Lately, “Blockchain” keeps popping up as a new buzzword, but why does it matter? Simply, Blockchain is the technology that allows secure and direct transactions between parties. It’s the backbone of the most popular digital currency, Bitcoin. Bitcoin’s value recently hit an all-time high and continues to be accepted around the world by more than […]
In 1981, engineer Rod Canion left Texas Instruments and co-founded Compaq, which created the first IBM-compatible personal computer. This opened the door to an entire industry of PCs that could run the same software.
November is a time for giving and part of EVAN’s mission is focused on giving back. This week, EVAN has partnered with Boys and Girls Country of Houston. 100% of the proceeds from all IT sessions made from November 5-11, 2017, will benefit Boys and Girls Country. Boys and Girls Country’s mission is to change […]
Modern technology platforms are quickly re-shaping commerce, talent acquisition, and knowledge sharing. Technology crowdsourcing and multi-sided platforms have changed consumer behavior and are changing corporate organizational behavior. This shift in behavior will dramatically change how corporations operate. Finance and accounting will be in the center and will need to drive these changes. Finance strategist Bill […]
Traditional corporate methods for preventing cyberattacks (hacking, phishing, ransomware, etc.) are not working and corporations are spending millions. Leading companies are taking a different approach toward threat prevention by focusing on the people side of the equation. IT strategist Peter Purcell shares how corporations are taking proactive measures toward successfully preventing cyberattacks by focusing on […]
You can’t run a business without information technology (IT), yet most business owners maintain a traditional approach to IT because they don’t know their options. Businesses have an opportunity to recapture lost revenue and improve productivity by getting IT right. Small business owner and IT strategist Peter Purcell shares how small and medium-sized business owners […]