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Bottom Line IT
October 19, 2017 4:00 PM

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Siri Saves Sick Girl from Flood
http://www.fox47news.com/weather/hurricane/harvey/siri-saves-sick-girl-from-harvey-floodwaters

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Cyber-Security: It’s Not If, It’s When

Bottom Line IT
October 17, 2017 2:00 PM

In these 9 segments of Bottom Line IT Josh Gembala, ASK Enhanced Security Services Manager speaks at the the Cyber-Security: It’s Not If, It’s When seminar held in Southfield, MI on October 4th.

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Michigan Cyber Security Conference 2017 Happening Soon

Michigan Business Beat
October 13, 2017 9:00 AM

 

 

 

 

Chris Holman interviews John Hey, Chief Operating Officer, Trivalent Group, Grand Rapids, MI, about Thursday October 19th's Michigan Cyber Security Conference

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How Interns Can Help Your Small Business Thrive

Business Next
October 2, 2017 3:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with Ian Richardson, owner of Doberman Technologies in Mason, about his use of interns in his small business and how he partners with local educational institutions. Doberman Technologies was named to the list of Michigan 50 Companies to Watch for 2017. From their website: “Doberman Technologies LLC was founded in November 2005 by Ian Richardson in Lansing Michigan. Doberman has a combined IT experience of over 40 years in house. Doberman specializes in acting as a Third Party IT Management Firm; that means that Doberman functions as a fully outsourced IT department for your organization. Purchasing, Helpdesk Support, Vendor Management, Long-term IT planning, Business Consulting, Equipment Disposal, Physical Infrastructure, Cloud Services, and Compliance Management are just a few of services offered in the Doberman portfolio. Doberman’s mission is to ensure that our clients have a superior technological experience while capturing greater efficiencies through high reliability, effective business continuity planning, and robust security platforms that keep their data safe.”

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Tech News of Interest to Entrepreneurs

Business Next
October 2, 2017 2:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with tech expert Tony Merlo, owner of SmarterPhones.net, about the recent announcement of new iPhones and other Apple products, the increasing use of augmented reality, and the importance of house-cleaning your mobile devices by clearing out old apps. All of which are great topics for entrepreneurs to know!

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Bloomberg: Three Equifax Managers Sold Stock Before Cyber Hack Revealed

Bottom Line IT
October 2, 2017 1:00 PM

Three executives from Equifax, the company that was hit by the world’s largest security breach, sold stock before the cyber hack was announced. The breach was discovered July 29th, and on August 1st and 2nd the three executives sold nearly two million dollars worth of shares. Mike and Erik talk about this incident, and of course, business ethics…

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The Morning Download: Houston IT Teams Work to Keep Critical Tech Infrastructure Running

Bottom Line IT
October 2, 2017 12:00 PM

A health system in Houston, Harris Health System, leveraged a preconfigured network for disaster recovery to keep hospitals online after being hit by Hurricane Harvey. Harris Health System developed the system after seeing the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Mike and Erik discuss this, and the importance of having an effective disaster recovery plan in place.

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711 million email addresses ensnared in “largest” spambot

Bottom Line IT
October 2, 2017 11:00 AM

Erik and Mike discuss the world’s “largest” spambot, and how it ensnared 711 million email addresses. Other topics include how to recover from a situation like this (change your password, use MFA), and how to know if your email addresses have been compromised.

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Cyber-flaw affects 745,000 pacemakers – BBC News

Bottom Line IT
October 2, 2017 10:00 AM

A major cyber flaw in 745,000 pacemakers left a security vulnerability that would have allowed them to be hacked, according to the FDA. The flaws could’ve been exploited to cause the pace makers to malfunction. Mike and Erik discuss rampant security flaws in various technologies.

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Self-driving car to start delivering pizza in Domino’s deal with Ford

Bottom Line IT
October 2, 2017 9:00 AM

Ford and Dominos have partnered up to deliver pizza with autonomous vehicles. By 2021 Ford will be in full production of driverless vehicles. Mike and Erik discuss the future of automobiles, and pizza.

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