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Intecon sworn to secrecy, U.S. success

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Intecon sworn to secrecy, U.S. success

In a time of shifting military operations, breaches in governmental secrecy and federal sequestration, one local defense contractor is working to bolster America’s bottom line. Intecon, a Colorado Springs-based information technology company that provides networks, cyber support and security as well as other related services for the military, has found its niche as a veteran-owned… Continue Reading Intecon sworn to secrecy, U.S. success

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TechWise CEO places focus on Middle East

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TechWise CEO places  focus on Middle East

The leader of Springs-based defense contractor TechWise plans to move her family and a large portion of her executive staff overseas to focus on the global arm of her business. TechWise President and CEO Shawnee Huckstep said that she will be moving in late August to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with her husband, Chief… Continue Reading TechWise CEO places focus on Middle East

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Breakfast with the Journal Date-place: Tuesday, July 30, Embassy Suites Time: 7 a.m. registration, 7:30 program Cost: $23 for subscribers, $33 for nonsubscribers Register: CSBJ.com/events Almost one-third of small businesses in the United States have been attacked through their computers, emails and cloud networks, losing millions each year to cyber criminals. Even worse, nearly three-quarters… Continue Reading Hot topic: Cyber security, protecting networks

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During its last session, the Colorado General Assembly passed a law that makes it illegal to dispose of electronic devices in landfills. And before that bill takes effect July 1, The Citadel mall and Blue Star Recyclers are making it easy for people to get rid of unwanted electronics from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.… Continue Reading Blue Star holds recycling event before new law hits

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Top 10 reasons to hire a college graduate

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As a part-time college professor, I can’t let this time of year pass without giving all employers my Top 10 list of reasons to hire a recent college graduate: No. 10: Grads know what the point of social media is (and isn’t). Instead of trying to figure out what your company should be doing to… Continue Reading Top 10 reasons to hire a college graduate

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T5 Data Centers has started construction on its sixth data center complex in Colorado Springs. The new $800 million data center campus will be located on 64 acres and completion of the first stage of the project is scheduled for early 2014. The company says it will add 400 to 600 new jobs once the… Continue Reading T5 starts construction on Springs data center

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Thousands of years ago, the Greeks created rules for sailing the high seas. Those rules have become what is known today as maritime law — regulations that govern travel through international waters. And some experts say it’s time for that same level of international cooperation for cyber security rules. What happens if an attack occurs,… Continue Reading Cyber-crime technology advancing faster than laws

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Cyber attack sophistication, pace growing

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Within 24 hours before the start of the Space Symposium’s cyber conference, the computer-hacking organization called Anonymous had penetrated an unknown number of computers in Israel. Israel retaliated with a “hack back,” tracking Anonymous to its own website and placing the Israeli national anthem on the site. At the same time, banks in the United… Continue Reading Cyber attack sophistication, pace growing

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Incline app ready for download

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Incline app ready for download

The Incline app — which aims to keep climbers from fibbing their time — is ready for use. The Incline App, developed by CoPilot Creative, is a way to track time, rank against others, follow friends and get rewards for participating. The app is free at InclineApp.com. Once you complete the Incline you instantly get… Continue Reading Incline app ready for download

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The new CEO for Neumann Systems Group says he doesn’t understand why the local company has become a “political whipping boy” for Colorado Springs leaders. NSG, which is installing a clean-coal scrubber at the Martin Drake Power Plant near downtown, has been under fire for months – constantly battling misconceptions and falsehoods, said Todd Tiahrt,… Continue Reading Neumann CEO defends company record, progress

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