technology

  • How technology changes automotive maintenance!

    MUSCLE SHOALS — Advancements in technology are evident throughout education and industry, including the automotive industry. “There are cars and trucks with basically a smartphone in the dash running the vehicle,” said Jay Forsythe, service manager at Ray Miller Buick in Florence. Forsythe, who has worked in vehicle service since...
  • Apple’s future technology aims to reduce car crashes!

    Sensors, likely Bluetooth short-range wireless technology, would scan the surroundings, communicating with other cars, sensors and a GPS system, updating a drivers’ dashboard display to reflect obstacles like ambulances or cars passing, according to an updated Apple patent filing. Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the company is...
  • Apple Watch 3 to work independently from iPhone 8, reports show

    Apple’s new smartwatch will be the first to work independently from the iPhone, reports suggest. The upcoming Apple Watch, due to be unveiled at a launch event in September, will be able to make calls independely through an embedded SIM, according to CNBC. The new smartwatch, which could be...
  • Apple finally hops on the bandwagon and joins Instagram

    Apple has firmly joined the social media age and joined Instagram. For a company whose new headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., lacks anything resembling an angle (keep walking straight ahead and you’ll end up right back where you started), some might say it is behind the curve. Some of the...
  • Firm Microchips Employees reasons “It’s Inevitably The Next Thing… And We Want To Be Part Of It”

    In April we noted that Swedish company Epicenter had begun implanting RFID chips into workers hands… and the workers loved it… it makes opening doors and buying smoothies so easy and convenient, and your coworkers will even throw a party for you once you take the plunge to become...
  • Company offering microchip implants scans to it’s employees

    Welcome to the future? A Wisconsin technology company is offering its employees microchip implants that can be used to scan into the building and purchase food at work. Whether or not to get a chip is up to the employee to decide. Three Square Market, a company that provides technology for...
  • All the Keys to surviving Cyber Attacks!

    A massive ransomware attack has hit businesses around the world, causing major companies to shut down their computer systems.Researchers are still investigating the software behind the attack, warning that it’s more sophisticated than the WannaCry worm that struck hundreds of thousands of computers across the globe last month. “WannaCry...
  • Are drones a fast way to deliver emergency defibrillators?

    Drones may be able to rush emergency defibrillators to patients in cardiac arrest faster than traditional emergency medical services (EMS), potentially improving survival odds, a small Swedish experiment suggests. Researchers ran 18 simulations comparing how long it took a drone and traditional EMS to reach various locations within a...
  • Uber fires 20 employees after harassment probe

    Uber Technologies Inc said on Tuesday it fired 20 employees and was improving management training following an investigation by a law firm into sexual harassment allegations and other claims at the ride-hailing company. Uber fired the staff following a report by law firm Perkins Coie, which Uber hired...