Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of Oct. 15, 2018
THE ARTS Yucef Merhi has joined The Wolfsonian–Florida International University as the museum’s curator of digital collections, a new role made possible by a grant from the John S. and … Click to Continue »
Making the transition: Why we joined a national real estate company
After many years of working and operating as independent Miami real estate broker/owners (from two separate offices), we recently decided to join a large national company. For both of us, … Click to Continue »
Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of Oct. 1, 2018
BANKS Gonzalo A. Acevedo is the division head for BAC Florida Bank’s personal, digital and commercial banking division. He was previously chairman and managing member of Ace International Capital Ventures. … Click to Continue »
Massive ‘Innovation District’ could change Little Haiti forever. But what would that mean?
Days before the Miami City Commission votes on a billion-dollar real estate project in Little Haiti, the debate around how the development will impact the neighborhood continues to intensify. Proponents … Click to Continue »
10 Bay Area businesses hit with security breaches and privacy snafus in 2018
Across the Bay Area, companies are trying to lockdown their data against cyberattacks and protect customers’ privacy – but it can be a losing battle.
This year alone, for example, the average global cost of a data breach for businesses jumped 6.4 percent to $3.86 million over last year, while the cost of a stolen record full of sensitive and confidential information climbed an average of 4.8 percent to $148 from the previous year, according to a report by the Ponemon Institute.
Bay Area companies…
These St. Louis startups have raised the most money so far in 2018 (photos)
More than $200 million has been invested into St. Louis startups through the first three quarters of 2018, according to data provided by PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association.
Thirty-six deals have generated $213.7 million for St. Louis-based startups so far in 2018, according to Pitchbook. In the third quarter, nearly $100 million in venture capital was invested in St. Louis companies.
Both deal count and total dollars invested in 2018 are up from the period last year. In the…
JPMorgan Chase picks Silicon Valley for huge fintech campus
JPMorgan Chase will build a fintech campus in Palo Alto that will eventually employ more than 1,000 employees. The bank said it also plans to consolidate its San Francisco offices into just two locations as part of the Palo Alto project.
The future of cybersecurity is about to roll into Austin for a visit.
IBM Security's newly-unveiled X-Force Command Cyber Tactical Operations Center — an 18-wheeled mobile command center created to manage cybersecurity incidents — is on its way to Austin as part of its inaugural tour. The C-TOC's world tour is heading to Austin to run private preparedness scenarios at the IBM Austin office at 11501 Burnet Road on Oct. 24.
Billed by IBM (NYSE: IBM) as "the industry's first mobile Security…
Exclusive: Apple signs big industrial lease in Milpitas
Apple Inc. has signed a major lease for nearly 314,000 square feet of industrial manufacturing space at McCarthy Creekside, a brand-new, multiphase development in Milpitas, according to real estate records.
The Cupertino-based iPhone maker’s 10-year agreement with project developer McCarthy Ranch for the single-story building at 407 N. McCarthy Blvd, a 313,978-square-foot structure, comes as industrial warehouse vacancy rates are shrinking to nearly zero in Silicon Valley.
Before Apple signed…
August 2018 Monthly Meeting Thursday, Aug 16, 2018, 6:00 PM Nova Southeastern University3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building Davie, FL 30 Members Attending Please join us for our August 2018 Meeting. 2 technical talks followed by networking. This month we will be at Nova Southeastern University, in the Carl De Santis Building, Rm 3033. Networking […]
July 2018 Monthly Meeting Thursday, Jul 19, 2018, 6:00 PM Nova Southeastern University3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building Davie, FL 6 Members Attending Please join us for our July 2018 Meeting. 2 technical talks followed by networking. This month we will be at Nova.Details to come soon. Check out this Meetup →
June 2018 Monthly Meeting Thursday, Jun 21, 2018, 6:00 PM Florida International University, University Park, FLFlorida International University, University Park, FL University Park, Fl 30 Members Attending Please join us for our June 2018 Meeting. 2 technical talks followed by networking. This month we will be at FIU, in te Graham Center rm CC204. Details […]
May 2018 Monthly Meetup @ Campus Mgmt. in Boca Raton
May 2018 Monthly Meeting Thursday, May 17, 2018, 6:00 PM Campus Management Corporation5201 Congress Avenue Boca Raton, fl 23 Members Attending Please join us for our May 2018 Meeting. 2 technical talks followed by networking. This month we will be at Campus Management Corporation, near FAU (address: 5201 Congress Ave, #220A, Boca Raton, FL 33487), […]
Michigan haunted attraction to add new features next year
Changes are on the horizon for Erebus Haunted Attraction in Pontiac as the complex prepares to celebrate its 20th anniversary in business next year. In August, Erebus announced a three-year … Click to Continue »
Ryanair has faced criticism after a video posted online apparently showed the airline's crew failing to take action to remove a passenger who launched a racist tirade against a fellow … Click to Continue »
Cybersecurity ‘Paul Revere’ touts adversarial model
Chris Wysopal and his Boston hacker collective pals from the L0pht sounded the alarm on the sad state of software vulnerability in a now-legendary 1998 appearance before Congress. Then-Sen. Joe … Click to Continue »
Michigan's state archaeologist says more than 100 ancient rock etchings at Sanilac Petroglyphs State Park are being digitally preserved through a partnership with tribal groups. MLive.com reports that the Michigan … Click to Continue »
Afghanistan's first parliamentary elections in eight years suffered from violence and chaos Saturday, with a multitude of attacks killing at least 36 people, key election workers failing to show up … Click to Continue »
Is there interference in the 2018 US midterm elections?
When the Justice Department unsealed criminal charges detailing a yearslong effort by a Russian troll farm to "sow division and discord in the U.S. political system," it was the first … Click to Continue »