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Corrosion Resistant Paints for the Automotive Industry

A Shunpiker's Journal
July 7, 2015 2:30 PM

Steve Purdy and Bob Giles are at the Tech Crawl Event, and interview Chreighton Forester, of Fortech, a very successful Brighton, Michigan based company, about their sophisticated coatings, one of which is part of every truck differential built in the U.S.

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Airbag Controversy and Inficon's Airbag Testing

A Shunpiker's Journal
July 7, 2015 1:00 PM

Steve Purdy and Bob Giles are at the Tech Crawl Event, and interview Thomas Parker, of Inficon, who talks about his company’s sophisticated airbag testing and the current airbag controversy.

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Highlights of the Tech Crawl Event and All Things Auto Related

A Shunpiker's Journal
July 7, 2015 11:30 AM

Steve Purdy and Bob Giles discuss the AutoCom tech conference, the Tech Crawl event, and also Bob's automotive Web presence, at http://www.newcarnews.tv/.

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Teaching Young People to Use Business Skills to Pay for College

Business Next
July 7, 2015 10:00 AM

Michael Rogers, Vice President Communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with Geof White, author of Lemonade Stand Economics. Geof began working when he was 14 years old for $3.35 per hour. When he graduated from high school four years later, he was earning $50 per hour, and paid for his college degree from Michigan State University by working for himself cleaning windows.

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Figuring 0ut Who the Decision Maker is in the Sales Process

Business Next
July 7, 2015 8:30 AM

Michael Rogers, Vice President Communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with sales trainer and business coach, Greg Coyne, of Gerry Weinberg and Associates Sandler Training, about the decision-making process involved in sales negotiations. A key factor: where, and by who, is the decision going to be made?

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Alongside Night Movie Videos Go On Sale!

Michigan Business Network
July 7, 2015 7:03 AM

LANSING, MI, July 6, 2015 - Lansing Merchant, Liberty Coin Service, To Handle Wholesale Distribution.

On July 6, the Blu-Ray/DVD 3-disc Combo Pack of the Kevin Sorbo movie, Alongside Night, will be released. The prophetic action thriller, based on the 1979 book of the same name, is endorsed by three-time presidential candidate Dr. Ron Paul. It explains much of how the world’s financial system has deteriorated, including the current debt problems in Greece and Puerto Rico. Lansing coin dealer, Liberty Coin Service will handle the wholesale distribution of the film as well as being one of the retail merchants stocking the product. The national sales campaign kicks off July 8 in Las Vegas, the city where the movie was filmed.

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Does Google Have a Legitimate Competitor -- DuckDuckGo Thinks So!

Bottom Line IT
July 6, 2015 9:00 PM

Google controls a large percentage of the online search market, and it’s been years since any competitor like Yahoo, Bing, or Ask were considered a threat to its dominance.  DuckDuckGo is an upstart search engine that does not track or collect information on its users. In the era of Snowden, spying from the US government and foreign governments, and a host of businesses using personal data, DuckDuckGo is increasingly the search engine of choice for people looking to keep their information private.

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We Were Warned about the Security Risks of the Internet

Bottom Line IT
July 6, 2015 7:00 PM

We were warned about the security risks of the internet -- but we weren’t paying attention. In May 1998, a group of hackers called L0pht testified before a Senate panel on the massive security loopholes that were built into the nascent Internet.

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Your Amazon Orders May be Coming Via Drone in the Next Year

Bottom Line IT
July 6, 2015 5:00 PM

Amazon made waves last year when it acquired drone technology from several startups. Once the Federal Aviation Administration finalizes regulations for commercial drone usage, Amazon plans to use drones to make deliveries of goods ordered through their site.

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Internet Providers Adding Dramatically Faster Connections in Michigan

Bottom Line IT
July 6, 2015 3:00 PM

Comcast plans to offer higher-speed residential Internet service – to about 1.5 million homes in Michigan markets by next month.

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